When you browse our website, information may be stored on or read from your device, based on your choices. This page gives you a better understanding of how cookies work and how to set them.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file placed on your computer when you visit a website or view an advertisement. Its purpose is to collect information about your browsing on the website and to send you personalised services. On your computer, cookies are managed by your internet browser. The cookie does not allow you to be identified individually. You are warned of the existence of cookies as soon as you connect to the Etanco, par la présence d’un information banner placed at the bottom of the homepage.
Different issuers and types of cookies.
A distinction must be made between cookies "ETANCO", placed by ETANCO on your device for the purposes of browsing our website, and third-party cookies, placed by third-party companies (e.g. advertising agencies or partners). We inform you that we do not have any control over the cookies used by third parties.
- Functional cookies
ETANCO uses the cookies needed to operate the Etanco.eu website. Some cookies are called tracking cookies because they allow the website to identify your browser in order to keep track of your account information and preferences.
- Analytics cookies
This information will be collected in order to measure audience and other statistics with the goal of improving the quality of ETANCO’s fastener tools, detecting possible problems and offering new content. ETANCO has no control over the cookies that may be placed by our Google Analytics tool, which is maintained by Google. To learn more about the cookies used for traffic analysis, click here.
Accepting or refusing cookies
Where applicable, we decline all responsibility for consequences related to the degraded functioning of our services resulting from the impossibility of placing or consulting the cookies which you have refused or deleted that are necessary for the services to function.
In order to manage cookies in a way that best suits your needs, we invite you to configure your browser according to the purpose of the cookies as mentioned above.
Here’s how to control or prevent cookies from being stored:
Each browser is configured differently. This configuration is described in your browser’s help menu, which will tell you how to change your cookie preferences.
You can disable cookies by following the instructions below:
1/ For Microsoft Internet Explorer - Click here / EDGE - Click here or follow the instructions below.
In Internet Explorer, click on the Tools button, then Internet Options.
On the General tab, under Browsing History, click Settings.
Click the View Files button.
Click on the Name column header to sort all files in alphabetical order, then scroll down the list until you see files starting with the prefix “Cookie” (all cookies have this prefix and usually contain the name of the website that created the cookie).
Select the cookie or cookies containing the name “ETANCO” and delete them.
Close the window containing the list of files, then click OK twice to return to Internet Explorer.
2/ For Mozilla Firefox browser- Click here or follow the instructions below.
Go to the "Tools" tab of the browser and select the "Options" menu.
In the window that opens, choose “Privacy” and click on “View Cookies”. Locate the files that contain the name “ETANCO”. Select them and delete them.
3/ For the Apple Safari browser - Click here or follow the instructions below.
In your browser, choose Edit and Preferences.
Click on Security.
Click on Show Cookies.
Select the cookies that contain the name “ETANCO” and click on Delete or Delete All. After deleting the cookies, click Done.
4/ For the Google Chrome browser - Clck here or follow the instructions below.
Click on the Advanced Options tab and go to the “Privacy” section.
Click the Show Cookies button.
Locate files containing the name “ETANCO”. Select and delete them.
Click on “Close” to return to your browser.