Cookies policy

This Cookies Policy provides information about the type of cookies and tracers RTL AdAlliance uses on the website (“Website”), why we use them and how you can configurate your preferences on the cookies we or third parties place. 

This Cookies policy should be read alongside the Privacy Policy which explains the content of the collecting and processing of your personal data, describes your privacy rights and identifies the data controller and provide the contact details for exercising your privacy rights.

1. Cookies

A cookie is a small text file placed for a limited term on your device (e.g. computer, tablet, smartphone) hard drive when you visit a website. It records certain information about your browsing or online behavior. It allows us to recognize you when you return to our Website, understand your preferences and bring you a better and more personalized service and a better browsing experience.

Other audience measurement cookies and tracers may be used to compile statistics on the audience for the Website, in order to improve it and offer a pleasant navigation experience when visiting our Website and provide you with targeted advertising and promotional offers based on your browsing.

2. Cookies placed and preferences management

We use first party cookies that are set by the Website and third-party cookies, that are set by a domain which is not the Website (e.g. social media cookies). The cookies we use are placed for a session and are deleted when you close your internet browser or for a longer term (as defined in the chart below) and will persist for the term even when you close your internet browser.

We use the following types of cookies:

  • Necessary cookies
  • Functional cookies
  • Analytics cookies
  • Marketing and advertising cookies

To the exception of the necessary or functional cookies which are accepted by default and are always active on the Website, you have the right to accept or to decline the placement of the cookies on your device. You can change your cookies preferences or withdraw your consent at any time through the management consent tool that you will find at the footer of the Website.

You may also adjust your browser settings to prevent websites from setting cookies altogether. Nevertheless, by doing this, you may prevent that some functionality of our Website may not be available or work properly. 

Cookies are stored in your browser once you have consented to their use and will last for the according term. In the event you change your preferences after having granted your consent or withdraw such consent, you must delete the placed cookies from each browser you used to access the Website. Please be aware that cookies might remain stored in your browser. 

3. Types of cookies placed on your internet browser

Necessary cookies

These cookies are essential to the functioning of the Website and to comply with legal obligations under the applicable data protection law. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as filling in forms or setting your privacy preferences. 

Functional cookies: These cookies enable you to navigate through the Website, customize your navigation experience, use features or request for services. It enables us to test our Website, measure the Website traffic and compile statistics to improve your navigation experience and the services we provide.

Analytics Cookies:  

These cookies allow us to provide you with the best navigation experience on the Website by adapting the Website to your requests and needs. Using traffic analytical tools, we measure the number of visits, the number of pages viewed as well as your activity on our Website and your frequency of return

Marketing and Advertising Cookies

Marketing cookies are used to understand your browsing habits. This enables us to provide you with relevant advertising content for you according to your interests.

Third-party and social media cookies

These cookies are designed to improve the interactivity of the Website with the relevant social media or service. This includes Instagram, Linkedin and YouTube sharing buttons and videos on our site (YouTube and Instagram videos). Video sharing services allow you to enrich our site with video content and increase its visibility.

4. Changes to our Privacy Notice

In order to reflect any changes to the way in which we process your personal data or to comply with applicable legal requirements, RTL AdAlliance reserves the right to update and change this Privacy Policy at any time by publishing it on the Website.  When using the Website, you are required to refer regularly to the latest version of the Privacy Policy.