The present Vandemoortele Cookie Statement applies to Vandemoortele NV, with registered office at Ottergemsesteenweg-Zuid 816, B-9000 Gent, registered at the company register of Ghent under the number 0429.977.343 (RPR Ghent, division Ghent), and all Vandemoortele Group affiliated companies ( “verbonden ondernemingen” within the meaning of Belgian code of companies and associations), hereinafter referred to collectively as “Vandemoortele” and individually as respectively “Vandemoortele NV” and “Vandemoortele Companies”.

This Cookie Statement provides specific information about cookies in addition to Vandemoortele's Group Privacy & Personal Data Protection policy, which explains in a detailed way which personal data Vandemoortele collects and how Vandemoortele takes the necessary technical and organizational measures.


1. What are cookies?

Cookies are small items of information (text files or number files) that are downloaded on your internet enabled device (computer, smartphone or tablet). At the next visit or during the session, the cookies are  sent back to the website . This makes it possible to remember the settings of the website users, such as chosen language. Cookies also gather information on how the website is used in order to improve the user experience.


2. Why do we use cookies?

The cookies on our website are intended to facilitate the use of the website for you, by remembering certain settings and preferences. In addition, we also set cookies in order to better understand how users use our website, in order to improve the functionality of the website and to improve the user experience of our website, to personalize your experience in function of your interests and needs.


3. Which cookies are used on this website? 

4. How can I manage my cookie settings? 

When managing your cookie settings, you can see which cookies we use as well as the technical name, the host, the storage period and category of cookies used.

In terms of duration, there are two types of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are temporary cookies that remain on your device until you leave our website and are thereby automatically deleted. Persistent cookies remain on your device until deleted manually or automatically (as mentioned in the cookie settings).

5. Questions or complaints

If you have questions concerns or complaints about this Cookie Statement, you can contact us by sending:

  • an e-mail to the following e-mail address: mailto:  “”;
  • a signed and dated letter to the following postal address: Vandemoortele NV, Attn. Data Privacy , Ottergemsesteenweg-Zuid 816, B- 9000 Gent, Belgium.