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Cookie Policy

(Last updated May 27, 2020)



When you visit our website, our website sends a cookie to your device. We use cookies to improve your experience while on our website. Our cookie policy explains what cookies are, the type of cookies we use and how we use them. By using the service, you consent to the use of cookies.


Our cookie policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties, affiliates we may partner with may use cookies on the site, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies


What are cookies?


A cookie is a small text file that is sent to and stored in the browser directories of your device (smartphone or PC). Cookies can be used for a variety of purposes such as identifying users, keeping track of preferences and activity. They enable a website to remember information about the user’s visit to the site.


We and individual third-party partners (as described below) use cookies on our website. Within emails or other communications, we send cookies to you. The cookies we use for these purposes lead to the processing of your personal information.


Personal data (or data) under cookies statement


Any information that directly, indirectly, or in connection with other information — including a personal identification number — allows for the identification or identifiability of a natural person.


Usage data cookies


Information collected automatically through this website, includes: the

  • IP addresses or domain names of the computers used,

  • the URI addresses (uniform resource identifier),

  • the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server,

  • the size of the file received in response,

  • the numerical code indicating the status of the server’s answer (successful outcome, error, etc.),

  • the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilized by the user,

  • the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within the application) and the information on the path followed within site with particular reference to the sequence of pages visited. Other parameters about the device operating system or the user’s environment.




The individual using this website, who, unless otherwise specified, coincides with the data subject.


Types of cookies used on our sites?


We use “first-party cookies,” i.e., those that are used solely by us or by third parties who act only on our instructions or on our behalf.


Other cookies on our sites are used both by us for the purposes described in this policy and by third parties for purposes where those third parties may wish to combine information from our sites with data from other sites to improve their services.


Type of cookies


We use the following types of cookies on our website:


Necessary Cookies


These are cookies that are essential for the running of our websites. They include, for example, cookies that allow you to remain logged into our website. Without these cookies, parts of our sites would not function.


Functionality Cookies


Functionality cookies are used to remember your preferences on our websites and to provide enhanced, more personal features.


Analytics Cookies


Analytical performance cookies are used to monitor the performance of our websites, for example, to determine the number of page views and the number of unique users a website has. Web analytics services may be designed and operated by third parties. The information provided by these cookies allows us to analyze patterns of user behavior, and we use that information to enhance user experience or identify areas of the website, which may require maintenance. The information may include your member key, which is an internal identifier for all users. The data is used only for statistical purposes and will be transmitted to and stored on servers in Amsterdam or Berlin.


Surveys related cookies


From time to time, we offer user surveys and questionnaires to provide you with interesting insights, helpful tools, or to understand our user base more accurately. These surveys may use cookies to remember who has already taken part in a review or to provide you with accurate results after you change pages.


Forms related cookies


When you submit data through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms, cookies use to remember your user details for future correspondence.


Site preferences cookies


To provide you with a great experience on this site, we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it.


Essential cookies


We may use essential cookies to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.


Website Related Cookies


We use some site cookies to provide our services to you and also enable some messaging features on our platform.


Third-party cookies


We may also use various third-party cookies to report usage statistics of the site, deliver advertisements on and through the service, and so on.


Advertising Cookies


We use adverts to offset the costs of running this site and provide funding for further development. The behavioural advertising cookies used by this site are designed to ensure that we provide you with the most relevant adverts where possible by anonymously tracking your interests and presenting similar things that may be of interest.


Several partners advertise on our behalf and affiliate tracking cookies simply allow us to see if our customers have come to the site through one of our partner sites so that we can credit them appropriately and where applicable allow our affiliate partners


What are your choices regarding disabling or blocking cookies?


If you’d like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser.


Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display correctly.


Related pages


Most browsers allow you to block cookies. In internet explorer, you can block all cookies by clicking “tools > internet options > privacy and selecting Block all cookies” using the sliding selector. 

In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “tools > options >privacy.”


However, cookies are perfectly safe on your computer, and almost all web browsers have cookie storing enabled as default. Yet, all browsers have the option of disabling cookies being stored on your computer if you wish to do this. Please be aware that disabling cookies on your browser will reduce your ability to use our website features


G.C. Rutteman & Co. B.V. and use cookies to process your use of our website. Disabling your cookies will mean you cannot fully benefit from our services. There could also be a collective experience of reduced functionality across many websites.


Your cookie choices


We provide you with choices over the use of cookies as described in this policy. When you first visit our sites, where required by law, you will have the option to give your consent to the cookies we use or to refuse your consent to our use of those cookies




Most browsers accept cookies by default. You may be able to change the settings to have your browser refuse certain cookies or notify you before accepting cookies. To disable cookies, please follow the instructions provided by your browser, which are usually located within the “help,” “tools,” or “edit” facility. Some third parties also provide the ability to refuse their cookies directly by clicking on an opt-out link.


You can also find more information about cookies, including how to see what cookies you have on your device and how to manage and delete them, at and


Do-not-track signals


We currently do not employ technology that recognizes “do-not-track” signals from your browser.


Please keep in mind that, without cookies, you may not have access to certain features on our sites. Removing all cookies from your computer could also affect your subsequent visits to certain websites, including our site.


Cookie policy update


This policy is current as of the effective date set forth above. However, G.C. Rutteman & Co. B.V. and may update this cookies notice from time to time as necessary. The terms that apply to you are those posted here on our website on the day you use our website. We advise you to print a copy for your records.


If you have any questions regarding our cookie policy, please contact us.


Privacy policy


Please review our privacy policy for additional details about how we collect, use, and disclose information in connection with our sites, including personal data obtained from cookies.




If you have any questions about our use of cookies, please use


This policy was last updated: January 1, 2021

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