A cookie is a small text file that is placed on the hard disk of your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. The cookie is placed on your device by the website itself ("first party cookies") or by partners of the website ("third party cookies"). The cookie identifies your device by a unique identification number when you return to the website and collects information about your browsing behaviour.

There are different types of cookies. We distinguish the following cookies according to their purposes: there are essential or strictly necessary cookies and non-essential cookies (functional, analytical and targeting cookies)

The Belgian Act concerning the Electronic Communication of 13 June 2005 contains some provisions about cookies and the use thereof on websites. The Belgian implementation is deduced of the European e-Privacy Directive, which implies that the cookie usage and the cookie legislation is regulated differently in every European country. Sneyders is a Belgium-based website and therefore follows the Belgian and European legislation on cookies.

Goals and utilities of cookies

By using the website, the visitor may agree to the use of cookies. Cookies help Sneyders to optimize your visit to the website and to provide you with an optimal user experience. However, you are free to delete or restrict cookies at any time by changing your browser settings (see "Management of cookies").

Disabling cookies can have an impact on the functioning of the website. Some of the site's features may be restricted or inaccessible. If you decide to disable cookies, we cannot guarantee you a smooth and optimal visit to our website.  

Types of cookies used by Sneyders

We distinguish the following types of cookies, according to their purposes:

Essential / Strictly necessary cookies:

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be disabled in our systems. They are usually only set up in response to your actions, such as setting up your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. They are necessary for a good communication and they facilitate navigating (for example, returning to a previous page, etc.).

Non-essential cookies:

These cookies are not necessary for the website to function, but they do help us to offer an improved and personalized website.

Functional cookies:

These cookies enable the website to offer improved functionality and personalization. They can be set up by us or by external providers whose services we have added to our pages.

Analytical cookies:

With these cookies, we can track visits and traffic so that we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to determine which pages are the most and the least popular and how visitors move through the site.

Targeting / advertising cookies:

These cookies can be set by our advertising partners via our site. They can be used by those companies to create a profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other sites.

We use two types of cookies, namely our own functional cookies and cookies of carefully selected partners with whom we cooperate and who advertise our services on their website.

Carefully read our Privacy Policy for more information concerning the processing of personal data by Sneyders.

Google Analytics

The American company Google installs a cookie through our website as a part of its “Analytics” service. We use this service to record what visitors do on the web site. Google can provide these data to third parties if Google is legally bound to, or if third parties process the data on behalf of Google. We have no influence on this. We have not permitted Google to use the analytics data obtained for other Google services.

The information Google collects is made anonymous to the extent possible. Your IP address is strictly not sent. The information is transferred to Google. Google then saves this information on servers in the United States. The company abides by the Safe Harbor principles and is affiliated to the United States Department of Commerce’s Safe Harbor program. This means there is a suitable level of protection for the processing of any personal data.

Google privacy policy: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en

Google tag manager

Google Tag Manager is a tool with which we ourselves add tags (codes and scripts) to our website. Thanks to Google technology, we are able to collect detailed and accurate data from our domains, with more robust campaigns and better decisions as result. Google Tag Manager is based on a secure and reliable infrastructure of Google quality.

Google abides by the Safe Harbor principles and is affiliated to the United States Department of Commerce’s Safe Harbor program. This means there is a suitable level of protection for the processing of any personal data.

More information about Google Tag Manager data processing: https://support.google.com/tagmanager/answer/7207086?hl=en

Google privacy policy: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en


We install a Hotjar cookie on our website. This is a set of analytics tools with which we collect high quality data. We then gain a greater insight into your surfing behaviour on our website and we can make our website more user-friendly. All these data are processed anonymously without the personal identification of individual users.

More information about Hotjar and the GDPR: https://www.hotjar.com/legal/compliance/gdpr-commitment

Facebook Connect

Facebook social media cookies are installed by our website. These cookies are only used if you have a Facebook account, if you use Facebook products (including their website and apps) or if you visit other websites and apps that use Facebook products (such as the Like button or other Facebook technologies). With these cookies Facebook offers you its relevant products and the company obtains an understanding of your data, including information about your use of other websites and apps. It does not matter if you are registered or signed in or not.

More information about Facebook and their the GDPR-policy: https://www.facebook.com/business/gdpr


LinkedIn social media cookies are installed by our website. LinkedIn collects and uses your data (such as your account details) to provide, personalise, support and develop their services.

More information how LinkedIn uses personal data: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy  

First party

Domain: sneyders.com

Name cookie Type cookie Expiration
_ga Analytical cookies 2 year after session
_gat_UA-79777845-1 Analytical cookies 10 min
_gid Analytical cookies 24 h
has_js Functional cookies  


Third party

Domain: youtube.com

Name cookie Type cookie Expiration
GPS Functional cookies session
LOGIN_INFO Functional cookies 2 years
PREF Functional cookies 8 months
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Functional cookies 6 months
YSC Functional cookies session
SSID, SID, SAPISID, APISID, HSID Analytical & functional
end of session - 2 year after session


Management of cookies

Make sure that cookies are enabled in your web browser. If you want to consult the website of Sneyders, it is recommended you enable cookies. However, you are free to disable cookies in your browser settings if you wish to do so.

To enable or disable cookies, you must change your browser settings (via the "preferences" or "options" tab). The following links will give you more information on how to manage your cookies. You can also consult the "help" tab of your browser.

Rights of the visitors

Since cookies may constitute a processing of personal data, you as a data subject have the right to the lawful and secure processing of personal data. More information about the way in which we collect and process your personal data, as well as about your rights, can be found in our Privacy Statement.


Should you still have questions or comments about cookies after reading this Cookie Statement, you can always contact us via info@sneyders.com.



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