Cookie policy

What are Cookies?

A “cookie” is a small file sent by the server of Forte and placed on the hard disk of your computer. The information stored on these cookies can only be read by Us and only for the duration of the visit to the Website.

Why do we use Cookies?

Our Website uses cookies and similar technologies to differentiate your usage preferences from those 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 optimize our Website.

As a result of recent legislative changes, all Websites that target certain parts of the European Union are required to obtain your consent to 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.

Sorts of Cookies

Although there are different types of cookies, different in terms of functionality, origin or retention period, the legislation mainly distinguishes between functional or technically necessary cookies on the one hand and all other cookies on the other hand.

The Website only uses the following cookies:

Functional Cookies

Name – Function
Authentication Cookies ‘Remember me’ – Identify the User when he is logged in.
User input Cookies ‘Lifestyle Identifier’ – Memorizes the actions of the User on a website.
User interface customization-Cookies – Used to memorize the preferences of the User.

Non-functional cookies

Name – Function
Tracking Cookies – Used to record the browsing behaviour of the visitor.
Social plug-in tracking Cookies – Used to offer social media modules on a website, such as a Facebook Like button, LinkedIn share button or the ability to retweet a message.

For cookies placed by third parties (e.g. GoogleAnalytics), please refer to the statements made by these parties on their respective websites. Please note that we have no influence on the content of these statements or on the content of the third party cookies: Google Analytics cookies.

Your consent

On your first visit to our Website, you will be asked to accept our different types of cookies. You can allow or refuse cookies category by category. You can change the cookie settings for our Website at any time via the hyperlink at the bottom of our website and thus withdraw your consent.

You can refuse the installation of these cookies by selecting “refuse cookies” on the first use of the Website in the pop-up screen provided for this purpose.

You can also refuse or block cookies by changing the configuration parameters of your navigation system. Disabling cookies may mean that you will not be able to use certain functionalities of the Website.

If you have any further questions or comments regarding the processing of your personal data, please feel free to contact us, either by e-mail to or by post to Forte, Oude Leeuwenrui 7-11,2000 Antwerp.

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