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Cookies

A cookie is a small piece of data placed on your hard drive by the server of the site you connect to. When you browse www.groupe-samse.fr, information about the way you browse the site may be recorded in files called cookies, which you can modify at any time. Cookies are designed to facilitate how you browse our website. However, cookies may also be sent by our partners to personalise the advertising that we may send you when you are browsing other websites, depending on your cookie settings, which you can change at any time.

What do cookies do?

While you are connected to the website www.groupe-samse.fr, depending on the settings you have selected in your browser software, we may install a variety of cookies on your computer for the following purposes: to compile browsing statistics that enable us to monitor and improve the quality of our services, to tailor the ergonomics and layout of our website to your computer's display settings, to save information you enter in forms or when creating an account, and to manage and maintain security of access to restricted areas such as your account area using login names or information that you have given us previously.

Third-party cookies

When you connect to the website www.groupe-samse.fr, one or more cookies from partner companies (third-party cookies) may be placed on your computer via the pages of our website or via advertising content on our site. The purpose of these third-party cookies is to identify your areas of interest through the products you view or purchase through our website, generate web analytics data, and collect browsing data to personalise the advertising shown to you on websites other than www.groupe-samse.fr.

How to manage cookies

There are several options for managing cookies.

Enabling cookies

Whether or not a cookie is saved on a computer is essentially dependent on the wishes of the computer user, which he or she may register and change free of charge at any time through the options available in his/her browsing software. If you have selected the options in your browsing software that enable cookies to be saved on your computer, the cookies in the pages and content you have viewed can be temporarily stored in a dedicated location on your computer where they can be read only by the cookie originator.

Disabling cookies

If you wish, you can set your Internet browser to disable cookies. If you do so, we accept no responsibility for any consequences arising from the reduced functionality of our services caused by our inability to record or access cookies which you may have disabled or deleted and which are required for these services to function properly. How do you set the cookie options in the different web browsers? The way to change your cookie settings differs depending on which browser you are using:

  • FOR SAFARI™: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/3.0/en/9277.html
  • FOR CHROME™: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&hlrm=en&answer=95647
  • FOR INTERNET EXPLORER™: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
  • FOR FIREFOX™: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
  • FOR OPERA™: http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/en/cookies.html

You can also set your cookie preferences on the online trade platforms. In the case of advertising cookies, you can go to www.youronlinechoices.com, the trade website of the EDAA (European Digital Advertising Alliance), which is managed in France by the Interactive Advertising Bureau France. Here you will find a list of companies registered with the platform and the option to block or allow the cookies used by these companies to tailor the advertisements displayed on your computer using data about your browsing habits: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices. This European platform is used by hundreds of web-based advertising professionals and provides a centralised interface which you can use to block or accept cookies that can be used to tailor the advertising displayed on your computer to your browsing habits. Note that doing so will not prevent advertising content from being displayed on the websites you visit. It will only block the technology used to tailor advertising to your areas of interest.