This website uses cookies

The Telecom Act was changed on 5 June 2012. Among other changes, it is now mandatory for website owners to request permission before storing cookies on your computer. All websites are now legally obligated to inform users regarding the use of cookies and to request your permission to store cookies on your computer. This website also uses cookies.


What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files used to store data on the websites that you visit. The stored data may include language preferences and other settings. Cookies make our website function better and are also used for statistical purposes. The cookies that we use for www.kievit.com cannot be traced back to a single individual or to a specific PC or other device. Cookies from our site do not store your name, address, age or other personal data (with the exception of your IP address in certain cases).

There are two types of cookies: direct cookies, which are used by the website displayed in your address bar, and indirect cookies, which are used by other domains (websites) that are linked to that website (e.g. YouTube videos).

Use of cookies on this website (www.kievit.com):

  1. Required cookies
    We use cookies to make it easier for you to use our website (e.g. language settings, not wanting to participate in user surveys). These cookies store the choices that you make during visits to the site. We are not required to ask permission to use these cookies.
  2. Cookies for website statistics
    Statistics are collected and analysed for this website using Google Analytics, a popular web analysis service offered by Google Inc. We use Google Analytics to collect visitor statistics, e.g. what pages are visited most frequently, what web browsers are used to visit our site and what screen sizes visitors to our site have.
    These statistics do not tell us who visited our site or what PC was used to visit our site. However, Google, as provider of the Analytics service, can see this information. Google explains how the Google Analytics services uses cookies on this page for site developers.
    The statistics provided by Google Analytics help us to improve our site. We are required to ask your permission to use these cookies. The data from these cookies is used only to analyse your visit to our site, not to determine your identity.
  3. Cookies from external parties
    Our site uses content and services from YouTube, AddThis and other external parties. We believe that use of the content and services that these external parties provide enhances our website. External parties can store cookies on your system to collect certain data, e.g. data required to analyse the click behaviour of site visitors.


How to disable cookies?
Disabling cookies only has an effect on the specific computer and browser where the cookies are disabled. If you use multiple computers or browsers, you will need to disable cookies on each computer and in each browser that you use. You can control cookies through your web browser, just click on browser settings to find out the options your chosen browser allows. If you’d like to learn more about cookies, including how they have been set and how to manage them, visit allaboutcookies.org.


Future impact of legal changes to the way in which cookies are handled
The precise impact of the changes to the Telecom Act remains unclear at this point in time. FrieslandCampina Kievit is currently studying the different options for compliance with the updated legislation.