Cookie Policy (EU)


1 Introduction

Our website, (hereinafter: “the website”) uses cookies and other related technologies (for convenience, all technologies are referred to as “cookies”). Cookies are also placed by third parties that we have enabled. In the document below, we inform you about the use of cookies on our website.

2 What are cookies?

A cookie is a simple small file that is sent along with pages of this website and stored by your browser on your hard drive of your computer or other device. The information stored therein can be returned to our servers or those of the relevant third parties on a subsequent visit.

3 What are scripts?

A script is a piece of program code that is used to make our website function properly and to make it interactive. This code is executed on our server, or on your equipment.

4 What is a web beacon?

A web beacon (also a pixel tag) is a small, invisible piece of text or image on a website that is used to map traffic on a website. To do this, various data about you is stored using web beacons.

5 Consent

When you first visit our website, we will display a pop-up explaining cookies. As soon as you click on “All cookies”, you give us permission to use all cookies and plugins as described in the pop-up and this cookie statement. You can disable the placing of cookies via your browser, but you must take into account that our website may no longer work optimally.

6 Third parties

We have made agreements with other companies that place cookies about the use of the cookies. However, we cannot guarantee that these third parties handle your personal data in a reliable or secure manner. Parties such as Google can be regarded as independent controllers within the meaning of the General Data Protection Regulation. We recommend that you read the privacy statements of these companies.

7 Cookies

7.1 Technical or functional cookies

Some cookies ensure that certain parts of the website work properly and that your user preferences remain known. By placing functional cookies, we ensure that you can visit our website more easily. This way, for example, you do not have to enter the same information over and over again when you visit our website and it is possible, among other things, that the items in your shopping cart will be kept until you have paid. We may place these cookies without your permission.

7.2 Analytical cookies

We use analytical cookies to ensure that our website matches the wishes of our visitors as closely as possible. We obtain insight into the use of our website through analytical cookies. We ask your permission to place analytical cookies.  We ask for your permission to place statistics cookies

7.3 Marketing cookies

We do not use advertising cookies on this website.

7.4 Social media buttons

We do not use social media buttons on our website to promote or share web pages on social networks.

8 Placed cookies


We use JetPack for advertising.

Name Retention Function
tk_*r 1 year Saving referrers ID
tk_tc session Store the user’s usage history

For more information, read the JetPack Privacy Statement.

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics for website statistics.

Name Retention Function
Statistics (anonymous)
_ga 2 years Storing a unique user ID

For more information, read the Google Analytics Privacy Statement.


We use MailChimp for email list registrations.

Name Retention Function
Purpose is being investigated

For more information, read the MailChimp Privacy Statement.


We use WordPress for website development.

Name Retention Function
wordpress_test_cookie none Checks whether cookies can be placed
wordpress_logged_in_* permanent Keeping users logged in
WP_DATA_USER_* session Save user preferences
wp-api-schema-model* session

This data is not shared with third parties.


We use SiteGround for website hosting.

Name Retention Function
wpSGCacheBypass permanent

For more information, read the SiteGround Privacy Statement.


We use Automattic for website development.

Name Retention Function
tk_ai session Store a unique user ID

For more information, read the Automattic Privacy Statement.


We use WooCommerce for webshop management.

Name Retention Function
woocommerce_items_in_cart session
woocommerce_cart_hash 1 day Storing items in a shopping cart
wp_woocommerce_session_* session Tracking actions by users on a web page
wc_cart_hash_* session Storing items in a shopping cart
wc_cart_created session Tracking actions by users on a web page
wc_fragments_* permanent
Purpose is being investigated
woocommerce_recently_viewed session

This data is not shared with third parties.


We use CloudFlare for content distribution network (CDN) services.

Name Retention Function
__cfduid 1 year Identify trusted web traffic

For more information, read the CloudFlare Privacy Statement.

Google Fonts

We use Google Fonts to display web fonts.

Name Retentie Function
Google Fonts API none Requests the user’s IP address

For more information, read the Google Fonts Privacy Statement.


Name Retention Function
Purpose is being investigated
complianz_config 180 days

This data is not shared with third parties.

9 Your rights regarding personal data

You have the following rights with regard to your personal data:

  • You have the right to know why your personal data is needed, what happens to it and how long it is kept.
  • Right of access: you can submit a request for access to the data we process about you.
  • Right to rectification and addition: You have the right to supplement, correct, delete or block your personal data whenever you want.
  • If you give us permission to process your data, you have the right to withdraw that permission and have your personal data deleted.
  • Right to data portability: You have the right to request all your personal data from the Controller and transfer it in its entirety to another Controller.
  • Right to object: you can object to the processing of your data. We will respond to this unless there are valid reasons for processing.

Please contact us if you want to exercise these rights. Consult the contact details at the bottom of this cookie statement. If you have a complaint about how we handle your data, we would like to hear from you, but you also have the right to file a complaint with the supervisory authority (the Dutch Data Protection Authority).

10 Enabling, disabling and deleting cookies

You can delete cookies automatically or manually via your internet browser. U kunt ook aangeven dat bepaalde cookies niet geplaatst mogen worden. Another possibility is that you set your internet browser so that you receive a message when a cookie is placed. More information about these options can be found in the instructions of the Help function of your browser.

Please note: our website may not work optimally if all cookies are disabled. If you do delete the cookies in your browser, they will be placed again after your permission when you visit our websites again.

11 Contact details

For questions and/or comments about our cookie policy and this statement, please contact us on:

ACT Machinery B.V.
Tjeukemeer 5, Joure
The Netherlands
Phone number: +31513412131

This cookie statement was last updated on December 11, 2019 and applies to residents of the European Economic Area.