Cookie policy

Hoge Mauw 740, 2370 Arendonk, Belgium
RLE Antwerp (div. Turnhout) no. 0436.332.922
VAT BE0436.332.922

The private company ‘ARODO’, incorporated under Belgian law, with registered office at Hoge Mauw 740, 2370 Arendonk, Belgium, listed in the Antwerp Register of Legal Entities, division Turnhout, under number 0436.332.922, and registered at the VAT administration under number BE 0436.332.922 (hereinafter: ‘ARODO’, ‘we’ or ‘us’ ) uses cookies to improve the browsing experience on (hereinafter: ‘Website’). These cookies enable certain functions on our Website or measure how visitors use our Website. 

With this Cookie Policy (hereinafter: ‘Cookie Policy’), we wish to inform you, the visitor of our Website, about the cookies and other tracking methods we use and how we do this.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website server places in your computer’s browser or on your mobile device when you consult this website. The cookie contains a unique code that makes it possible to recognize your browser during the visit to the website (‘session cookie’) or during subsequent, repeated visits (‘permanent cookie’). Cookies can be placed by the server of the website you are visiting or by partners with whom the website works. A website’s server can read only the cookies it has placed itself and has no access to other information found on your computer or mobile device. Cookies are stored on your computer or mobile device in a specific browser folder. 

Cookies generally make interaction between the visitor and the website easier and faster. They also help the visitor to navigate between the different sections of the website. Cookies can also be used to make the content of the website more relevant for the visitor and to adapt it to their personal taste and needs.

This Website uses different types of cookies and tracking methods: 

I.    Technically essential cookies 

These cookies are necessary for purely technical reasons to use the Website. Because of their technical necessity, only a duty to provide information applies. These cookies are placed as soon as you enter the Website.

First-party cookies:

Name Expiry date Purpose
_grecaptcha Permanent To differentiate between people and bots.

Third-party cookies: 

Name Expiry date Provider Purpose
_GRECAPTCHA 179 days  Tracker used to differentiate between humans and bots.
rc::a Permanent  Tracker used to differentiate between humans and bots, and to generate valid reports about the use of the Website.
rc::b Session  To differentiate between people and bots.
rc::c Session  To differentiate between people and bots.

II.    Functional Cookies 

These cookies improve the functionality of the Website by storing your preferences. They are necessary for the proper functioning of this Website. Although you cannot refuse them if you wish to browse the Website, they are placed only after a choice has been made about placing cookies.

First-party cookies:

Name Expiry date Purpose
excludecalltracking Session This opt-out cookie identifies whether the user has deselected any cookies, trackers, or other tools on the Website.

Third-party cookies: 

Name Expiry date Provider Purpose
Aka_debug session Cookie used to store preferences on the videos displayed on the Website.    
__cfduid 30 days Used to identify reliable web traffic.

III.    Analytical cookies 

Analytical cookies allow us to measure how visitors use our Website. Based on this information, we can generate user statistics and reports. This allows us to improve the performance of the Website and thus provide a better user experience. If you have not given consent but still see offers from us, these offers are not based on your behavior.

First-party cookies:

Name Expiry date Purpose
acalltrackerreferrer 1 day This cookie is necessary for the call-tracking functionality used by the website operator. The cookie sets an ID for the specific user, which allows the Website support team to recognize the user when they request their support, and also to see the user’s navigation through the Website.
_ga 2 years Used to distinguish users.
_gid 24 hours This cookie is used to store information about how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analysis report on the website’s performance. The data collected includes the number of visitors, their source, and the pages visited in an anonymous form.
_ga_34CSLT7BSP 2 years Used to save the session status.
_dc_gtm_UA-167980818-2 Session Used by Google Tag Manager to control loading of the Google Analytics script tag. 

Third-party cookies: 

  Expiry date Provider Purpose
vuid 2 years Vimeo Cookie that Vimeo uses to collect tracking data for analyzing videos embedded in our Website.
collect Session Google Analytics Pixel used to send data about the visitor’s device and behavior to Google Analytics. Follows the visitor on different devices and marketing channels.

IV.   Other tracking tools used by the Website

The Website also uses tools other than cookies to store or access information on the end user’s device, as also indicated in the tables above. 

  • Pixel: a pixel is used to store data needed for remarketing; 
  • reCAPTCHA: a system designed to establish that a computer user is a human being. 

Applicable law – Disputes

This Cookie Policy is governed by and therefore must be interpreted in accordance with Belgian law.

Any disputes arising from or in connection with this Cookie Policy will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent courts where ARODO has its corporate domicile

Privacy regarding cookies

ARODO’s privacy policy also applies to the processing of any personal data collected through cookies placed on the site. Click here for our privacy policy. 

ARODO’s privacy policy does not apply to the third-party websites connected to our Website. You should consult the cookie policy and/or privacy policy of these partners for this purpose.

Managing and disabling cookies

As most cookies have an expiry date, they automatically expire after a certain period and no longer record visitor data. 
You can also manage or refuse the installation of cookies through your browser settings. Cookies already installed on your computer or mobile device can be deleted at any time.

How to adjust these settings varies from one browser to another. If necessary, consult the help function of your browser or use these links to go directly to your browser’s manual: Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Chrome and Safari.

If you block cookie storage, this could affect your browsing experience and you may not be able to enjoy certain services that ARODO offers on the Website. 

Update of cookie policy

ARODO may update this cookie policy by posting a new version on the Website. You will always find the most recent version on this page, but if the cookie policy changes you will also be asked to make a new cookie selection. 

ARODO’s contact details

Address: ARODO BV, Hoge Mauw 740, 2370 Arendonk, Belgium