Cookie policy

Cookie statement

This website (eriks.be) uses cookies. A cookie is a small text file that we send to your internet browser so that we are able to recognise your browser when you return. Cookies can collect data on the use of the Website such as which pages are visited and the duration of a user session. When you use the Website, the cookie sends data to ERIKS.

ERIKS does not retain a cookie longer than necessary

We use session cookies and permanent cookies:

  • A session cookie can track usage such as the webpages you visit and what options you use. When you close the internet browser, the session is ended and the cookie is deleted.
  • A permanent cookie enables the Website to recognize you at a subsequent visit.

ERIKS stores cookies that are essential in providing the functionalities of the Website. If you do not wish to receive any cookies at all, you may set your browser to refuse cookies all together. Please note that in that case you may no longer be able to use all the functionalities of the Website.

Non-strictly necessary cookies

Only if you have given prior consent, ERIKS places cookies that are not strictly necessary for providing the functionalities of the Website. Through such non-strictly necessary cookies we collect information about your use of the Website and remember your preferences. Examples of collected information are which pages are visited and the length of a user session. Through these cookies we aim to improve your user experience of our Website. If you do not consent to cookie being placed, these cookies will be blocked.

Please see below a summary the non-strictly necessary cookies that ERIKS uses.

Cookie(s)

(Name)

Target (category) cookie(s)

Retention period

Analytics

 _utma

This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred. Google Analytics uses the information from this cookie to calculate things like Days and Visits to purchase

 

Two years from set/update

Analytics

 

_utmb

This cookie is used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when
the java script library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists.
The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

30 mins from set/update

Analytics_utmc

 

End of browser session. Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.

 

End of browser session

Analytics_utmtUsed to throttle request rate.10 minutes
Analytics_utmv

 

 

Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

 

 

 

2 years from set/update

Analytics_utmzStores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

 

6 months from set/update

    

ERIKS will use Google Analytics' cookies. Google Analytics is a web analysis service that is offered by Google Inc. (Google). Google Analytics uses cookies only to analyze the usage of the Website by Users. Google uses aggregated statistical data to give ERIKS an insight in the way Users use the Website. ERIKS has concluded a data processing agreement with Google to ensure proper protection of your personal data. ERIKS does not make use of any other Google services related to Google Analytics. To the extent allowed by the Google Analytics functionalities, ERIKS has opted out from sharing your information with Google. Google will remove the last three digits of your IP address. Google may only provide the aforementioned data to third parties if Google is required to do so by law, or to the extent third parties processing these data on behalf of Google

You can find more information on Google Analytics here.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

This website (eriks.be) and its contents are property of and managed by ERIKS N.V., Boombekelaan 3, 2660, Hoboken, Belgium (ERIKS).

Applicability

These terms and conditions of use (Terms of Use) apply to your visit to and your use of this Website, as well as to all information, recommendations and/or services provided to you on or through this website (Information).

By accessing or using this website, you agree to the applicability of our Terms and Conditions. ERIKS notes that these Terms and Conditions may be changed over time. Users of the website are advised to regularly read the Terms and Conditions for possible changes.

These Terms and Conditions were last changed on 12 January 2018.

Information and Liability

The Information is for general information purposes only and does not constitute advice. ERIKS will reasonably keep the Information on this Website and its contents correct and up to date but does not guarantee that the Website and/or the Information is free of errors, defects, malware and viruses or that the Website and/or Information is correct, up to date and accurate.

ERIKS shall not be liable for any damages resulting from the use of (or inability to use) the Website, including damages caused by malware, viruses or any incorrectness or incompleteness of the Information or the Website, unless such damage is the result of any wilful misconduct or from gross negligence on the part of ERIKS.

ERIKS shall further not be liable for damages resulting from the use of (or the inability to use) electronic means of communication with this Website, including – but not limited to – damages resulting from failure or delay in delivery of electronic communications, interception or manipulation of electronic communications by third parties or by computer programs used for electronic communications and transmission of viruses.

Linked Sites

This website may provide links to external third party internet sites. ERIKS shall not be liable for the use or the content of internet sites that link to this site or which are linked from it. Our Cookie Policy and Privacy Statement does not apply to any collection and processing of your personal data on or through such third party external sites.

Privacy and Cookie Notice

ERIKS collects and processes the personal data of the visitors of the Website according to the Cookie Policy and Privacy Statement.

Intellectual Property

Unless otherwise indicated, all rights to this website and the Information, including copyrights and other intellectual property rights, are owned by ERIKS.
Users are permitted to read the Website and the Information and make copies for their own personal use, for example by printing or storing it. All other use of the Website or the Information, for example the storage or reproduction of (a part of) the website of ERIKS in any external internet site or the creation of links, hypertext links or deeplinks between de Website of ERIKS and any other internet site, is prohibited without the express written consent of ERIKS.

Unsolicited Ideas

In the event you post unsolicited ideas and/or materials whether consisting of texts, images, sounds, software, information or otherwise (Materials) on this Website or send these to ERIKS by e-mail or otherwise, ERIKS shall be entitled to use, copy and/or commercially exploit such Materials to the fullest extent and free of charge and ERIKS shall not be bound by any confidentiality obligation in respect of such Materials.

You hereby indemnify and hold ERIKS harmless from and against all actions, claims and liabilities, suffered, incurred or sustained by ERIKS as a result of the use and/or exploitation of the Materials infringing the (intellectual property) rights of any third party or otherwise being unlawful towards a third party.

Severability

If these Terms of Use are or become partially void, the parties will continue to be bound by the remainder of the same. The parties shall replace the void part by provisions that are valid and have legal effect that correspond with those of the void part as much as possible, taking into account the content and the purpose of these Terms of Use.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms of Use shall be exclusively governed by Belgian law. All disputes arising in connection with these Terms of Use, including disputes concerning the existence and validity thereof, shall be resolved by the competent courts of Antwerp.

 

If you have any complaints about products or services provided via this Website, you can contact us at info(at)eriks(dot)be. If we are unable to resolve your complaint, you have the right to refer the dispute to the European Union Online Dispute Resolution platform at https://ec.europa.eu/odr. If you decide to use this platform, please use the following e-mail address of ERIKS info(at)eriks(dot)be