Cookie policy

For a user-friendly website experience and to tailor the operations of our website to your needs, some areas of our website may use cookies. A cookie is a small file that is stored locally on your computer when you visit a website. When you revisit the website on the same device, the cookie will indicate, for example, that you are a repeat visitor. Cookies also allow us to analyze the use of our website. They do not include any personal data and cannot identify you on third-party websites –including those of analytics providers.

Determine for yourself which types of Cookies are allowed or rejected. You can change your settings anytime here.

You can accept or decline cookies – including those used for website tracking – by selecting the appropriate settings for your browser. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a new cookie, or to decline cookies altogether. However, if you choose to decline cookies you may not be able to use all the features of our website (e.g. for purchasing orders). Your browser also offers you the option to delete cookies (e.g. via the Clear Browsing History function). For further information, please refer to the user help function under Settings in your web browser.

We use the following types of cookies:

  1. Essential/necessary cookies
    These cookies are essential for the functioning of our website. This includes, for example, issue of anonymous session IDs to summarize multiple queries to a web server, or ensuring fault-free functioning of registrations and orders.
  2. Functionality cookies
    These cookies help us to save your chosen settings or support other functions when you are navigating our website. They allow us, for example, to remember your preferred settings for your next visit or save your login data for certain areas of our Website.
  3. Performance/statistics cookies
    These cookies collect information about how you use our website (e.g. which Internet browser you use, how often you visit our website, which pages you open, or how long you stay on our website). These cookies do not store any information that enables visitors to be personally identified. The information collected with the help of these cookies is aggregated, and thus anonymous.
  4. Targeting/Third Party Cookies
    These cookies are for analytical purposes and are anonymized and analyzed by third parties.

Cookies list

NameDurationDescriptionTasksCategory
AL_LBSessionSession cookieCookie exists for the duration of the online visit. The visit ends when the browser window is closed. Assigns an anonymous ID (session ID) to the browser for the duration of the visit so as to merge multiple related requests to the server and allocate them to a session.1
AL_SESS-SSessionSession cookie1
JSESSIONIDSessionSession cookie1
MWF_JSESSIONIDSessionWeb forms session cookie1
ARRAffinitySessionSession cookieARR stands for Application Request Routing. This cookie, which saves the session ID, ensures that the requests from each visitor page in each browser session are routed to the same server.1
cookieconsentSix monthsCookie banner, privacy settingsThis cookie is stored for a maximum of six months. It saves the settings for the use of cookies that are technically not necessary.1
_ga







_gid


_cdGa

_cdGa_gid
Two years







24 hours


Two years

24 hours
Google Analytics (via Google Tag Manager)

Analysis cookie from Google Analytics used in conjunction with IP anonymization for differentiating between the various visitors; it also helps in understanding how the website is used. This information is used to continue improving the convenience and performance of our website. See Google Cookie Policy: https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/types/.

Used to differentiate between users.


Analysis cookie from Google Analytics with a unique value for each page visit.
3
noWS_<***>Session endContains true or false and indicates that the website with the tracking code included does not contain active tests or provide tests for other reasons (monthly allocation exceeded etc.). <***> In this case, the client security code is included in the tracking code snippet.
The BlackTri web service sets this cookie when the specified conditions apply in order to prevent further requests during the current session (as they are not necessary anyway).
4
PREF
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE
YSC
CONSENT
YouTubeCookies are set by YouTube when a YouTube video is played.4
_uetsid
continous_play_v3
player
vuid
VimeoCookies are set by Vimeo when a Vimeo video is played. 4

Cookie Settings

For a user-friendly website experience and to tailor the operations of our website to your needs, some areas of our website may use cookies. Determine for yourself which types of Cookies are allowed or rejected. You can change your settings anytime.

Essential/necessary cookies

These cookies are essential for the functioning of our website.

These cookies are set by third parties (e.g. YouTube, Vimeo) which enables you to play the videos.

These cookies collect information about how you use our website. They do not store any information that enables visitors to be personally identified. The information collected with the help of these cookies is aggregated, and thus anonymous.

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