• What is a cookie?

    A cookie is a file text registered in a space dedicated by the hard disk of your terminal* when you consult an on-line service thanks to your browser. A cookie allows its issuer to identify the terminal in which it is registered, during the cookie’s term of validity or recording.

    *The terminal means the equipment (computer, tablet, smartphone) that you use to consult all display a website, an application, an advertising content etc.

  • Why do we use cookies?

    We use, subject to your choice, cookies on our site to allow a more effective browsing for its users. Cookies allow you to connect to your services of this website, to choose your preferences of connection (ex: language), to buy products and on-line services and to use tools, such as simulators.

    The cookies which we transmit are:

    • Cookies essential to the browsing on our website (as the identifiers of session) which allow you to use the main features of the website and to secure your connection. Without these cookies you cannot use normally the site, we would not advise deleting such cookies.
    • Cookies not essential to the browsing on our website but allow to optimize its functioning and to give you access to specific features. These cookies so allow you to have a fluid and made-to-measure browsing. To accept cookies on your terminal is the simplest and the fastest means to personalize and improve your user experience.
    • Analytics cookies: We use these cookies to establish the use and performance of our website, statistics, the volume of traffic and utilisation of the parts making up our website (content consulted, browser history) so that we can improve the relevance and ergonomics of our services (most consulted pages and sections, most-read articles, etc.).
  • Third party cookies

    The issue and the use of cookies by third parties are subjected to the cookie policies of these third parties. We inform you about the object of the cookies of which we have knowledge and means which you have to accept or refuse them.

  • Methods of refusal of cookies

    The recording of a cookie in a terminal is subject to the permission of the user of the terminal. Such permission can be expressed and modified at any time by such user, free of charge.

    If you have accepted the recording of cookies in your browser, the cookies integrated into the pages and contained which you have viewed can be temporarily stored in a space dedicated on your terminal.

    If you refuse the recording of cookies on your terminal, or if you delete those which are registered there, you cannot benefit any more from a certain number of features of our site.

    As of June 2017, below are some of the means you may use to accept / refuse or delete the present cookies on our site:

    Each browser has different settings. You can find them under the Help menu of your chosen browser, and they will give instructions on how to change your cookie preferences.


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