Cookie Statement

Cookie Policy

1. Which parties are involved?

In this Cookie Statement the following terms are understood as follows:

‘Van Hoecke’: Van Hoecke nv, with registered office in Europark-Noord 9, 9100 Sint-Niklaas, Belgium, registered under company number 0440.085.040.

'User', 'you': every natural person (B2C) or legal person (B2B) in a contractual relationship of any nature, now or in the future, with 'Van Hoecke' via its online platform.

‘Act’: art. 129 Act on Electronic Communication as amended by W 2012-07-10/04, art. 90, 017 (effective date: 04-08-2012) (URL).


2. What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text and figure files that we save in your browser or on the hard drive of your computer. That way we can remember your preferences when using our website.

To this end, use is made of so-called functional cookies, which improves the use of the website for you as a visitor. And non-functional cookies are used to collect statistics of our visitors, in order to improve our website in the future. 

Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will place cookies as soon as you visit our website.


3. Information about our use of Cookies

Our website uses cookies and similar technologies to differentiate your usage preferences from that of other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a better user experience when you visit our website and also allows us to optimise our website. 

 However, cookies and similar technologies do not allow for systematic data collection by means of which the users of our website could be identified. They only help us to improve the operation of our website, to understand the interests of our users, and to measure the effectiveness of the content of our website.

As a result of recent legislative changes all websites aimed at certain parts of the European Union are required to seek your consent for the use or storage of cookies and similar technologies on your computers or mobile devices. This cookie policy gives you clear and complete information about the cookies we use and their purpose. 

Please read our Privacy Policy for information about the privacy rules applicable on our website. Please contact us via [email protected] if you require any further information about this Cookie Policy.

For further information about removing or blocking cookies please visit the following website:


4. Which cookies are used?

Below you will find an overview of the functional and non-functional cookies used on our website.


5. How can I manage my cookies?

You can prevent cookies from being stored or remove cookies already stored by adjusting the settings in your browser. You find help to adjust these settings on the website of the browser that you use. Remember that disabling cookies when visiting the Website may cause some or all of the functions of the Website not to work properly.


For questions about this cookie statement or the Van Hoecke privacy policy please contact us via [email protected]