Apollo Vredestein B.V. (referred to as “AVBV”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it. This Cookies Notice (referred to as “Cookies Notice”) extends to AVB.V.’s subsidiaries/joint venture companies, step down subsidiaries, and affiliates (including its European entities).

This Cookies Notice is applicable for the following website:

When you use our website and services directly, the entity identified in the “about us” section of the website you visit acts as a Data Controller.

The term ‘cookies’ is often used as a collective term for various types of techniques, such as HTML cookies, Flash cookies, scripts, web beacons or pixel tags. With each of these techniques, a small (text) file is placed by a web server on a visiting device, which can be read out during further use. For the sake of convenience, these techniques are hereinafter collectively referred to as “cookies”. Cookies are used, among other things, to provide security for the website, to store settings, to log in to the website, analyses how the website is used and to adjust the content of the website the user.’


We use the following categories of cookies:

Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, services you have asked for, like ‘password-less’ login and shopping baskets, cannot be provided. Because such cookies are essential for using a site, these cookies cannot be turned off without severely affecting your use of the website.

Analytic Cookies

We use Google Analytics cookies to help us understand how customers arrive at our site, browse or use our site and highlight areas where we can improve our website such as navigation, shopping experience and marketing campaigns.

Performance Cookies

These cookies collect information on how people use our website and allow us to improve functionalities and performance. The data stored by these cookies never shows personal details from which your individual identity can be established.

Functionality Cookies

These functional cookies remember your login details and preferences to save you the trouble of typing in your username every time you access the site, and recall your language preferences. These are used to provide you with an experience more appropriate to your selections and to make the visits more tailored and pleasant.

Advertising & Social Media cookies

These cookies collect information about your browsing habits in order to make advertising more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advert as well as help measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign.  The cookies are usually placed by third party advertising networks.  They remember the websites you visit and that information is shared with other parties such as advertisers. For example, we use third party companies to provide you with more personalized adverts when visiting other websites.

Further to this, social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter can use cookies to see if you are logged in and you are enabled to “like” content or forward it to your friends. Depending on your settings, these third parties may use your information for their own purposes, such as advertising. If you would like to know more about this, please refer to the privacy notice of these external parties.


Below you will find a list of cookies that are placed by AVBV and by third parties. These overviews are a recent snapshot, and due to the non-static nature of the Internet and the third parties involved, it is possible that not all current cookies and/or sites can be found directly in this overview or that certain cookies have been modified or expired. AVBV strives to keep this list as up to date as possible and is happy to help you. If you have any questions, please contact us.

First Party


Name Domain Type Function Retention
_ga Our Website Performance Cookies This cookie name is asssociated with Google Universal Analytics – which is a significant update to Google’s more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.  By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners.
_ga_RW39QQBT5S Our Website Performance Cookies This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It appears to be a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.
wp-wpml_current_language, wp_lang Our Website Performance Cookies This cookies are asssociated with our translation plugin
wordpress_test_cookie Our Website Functional Cookies This cookies is to read if cookies can be placed.


You can withdraw the consent provided for the use of cookies on this website by deleting cookies on your device.

Current versions of web browsers offer enhanced user controls regarding the placement and duration of both first and third party cookies. Search for “cookies” under your web browser’s “Help menu” for more information on cookie management features available to you. You can enable or disable cookies by modifying the settings in your browser.

You can also find out how to do this, and find more information on cookies at www.allaboutcookies.orgHowever, if you choose to disable cookies in your browser, you may be unable to complete certain activities on our websites or to correctly access certain parts of it. If you would like more information about interest-based advertising, including how to opt-out of these cookies, please visit


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We may change this notice from time to time by updating this page.