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What kind of cookies does this website use?
- Analysis cookies: These are cookies that are processed by us or by third parties and allow us to quantify the number of users and thus make a statistical measurement and analysis of the use of the service offered by users. To do so, they analyse users' browsing habits of our website in order to improve the range of products and services we offer.