BNC considers it essential to inform you clearly and transparently about the use of cookies prior to your browsing the http://www.bnc.fr website (hereinafter the “Site”). This hereby Privacy Policy sets out the BNC’s personal information collection and using practices in relation to such information.  BNC will not collect information enabling to namely identify the User, directly or indirectly, except if the User has fulfilled adequate forms.

 

  1. WHAT IS A COOKIE ?

A cookie is a tiny element of data stored on the hard drive of the terminal’s User (computer, tablet, mobile) through a navigation browser when visiting on-line services.  Cookies are widely used by websites.  They guarantee their functioning or improve the browsing, and supply also certain information, in particular in terms of measure of audience, to the owners of these websites.

Cookies do not cause any damage to the terminal, but make it easier, for example, to find preferences, pre-fill certain fields and adapt the content of the services on the site visited.  Such data allows the improvement of ergonomics and services according to your interests.

 

  1. HOW ACCEPTING OR REFUSING THE USE OF COOKIES?

For the management of cookies and your choices, the configuration of each browser is different.  It is described in your browser’s help menu, which will let you know how to change your cookie wishes.  Any settings you may make may affect your Internet experience and your access to certain services that require the use of cookies.

You have the option to configure your devices to accept all cookies, notify you when a cookie is issued or never accept cookies.  However, the latter option may result in some personalized services not being provided and, as a result, you may not be able to take full advantage of all the features offered by the Site.

If you do not wish to receive cookies in general or only wish to refuse certain cookies, you can change your browser settings accordingly.

For Internet Explorer:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

For Firefox:

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences

For Safari:

https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265

For Chrome:

https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB&hlrm=en

For any other browser not mentioned above, the User does not hesitate to consult the cookie management help available on the Website.

 

  1. HOW DO WE USE THE COOKIES?

Information collected through cookies help BNC to analyze the use of the Website and to enable the Users to benefit from a better experience when visiting the Website.

 

  1. WHICH KIND OF COOKIES ARE ON THE WEBSITE?

Functional cookies

The functional cookies enable the Website:

  • to adapt the display of the Website (used language, screen resolution, used operating system, etc.), according to the materials and the software of reading your terminal contains. These cookies expire at the end of the session;
  • to facilitate the researches by storing researches previously made by the User. These cookies will be stored for a 13-month period.

Analytics cookies

BNC may use analytics cookies to enhance the performance of the Website, by collecting connection data such as date, time, website address, the IP address, visited and consulted pages and his/her browser version.  BNC does not share, sell, lease or rent our mailing or customer lists to third parties and does not store them for more than a thirteen-month period.  BNC may thus use web analytics service provider that uses related cookies.  Although BNC has no control on web analytics service providers which are controller of their own processing, nor on collected data even when transferred outside the European Union since such providers are located in the United States of America, BNC considers necessary to mention it, in order that you have clear and full information on such use which may, if any, require your prior consent.  For additional information, and provided that such policy is available in your language, please refer to each privacy policy:
Google: click here to consult Google’s privacy policy

The User can however oppose these various operations by configuring his browser, such as Internet Explorer or Firefox, by following the instructions, also indicated above, which are supplied for that purpose on his/her browser website.  In case of exercise of the right of opposition, BNC confirms that no data of connection will be transmitted to any supplier of analysis of audience tools.  Moreover, the User has a right of access to its own data that he/she can exercise by contacting the concerned supplier, by specifying the number identifying of the cookie which will be attributed to him/her by the latter.