Heineken Cookie Policy

This website dedicated to the Heineken brand (the “Website”) is provided by the Heineken group (Heineken Brouwerijen B.V. and other group companies, (“Heineken”). After you submit the age-gate form and enter the Website, the Website will make use of so-called "cookies". Cookies are small text files that the Website stores on your user device.

Cookies used on the Website

The Website uses cookies for the following purposes:

  • Functional cookies: Cookies used to enhance the user friendliness of the Website for visitors. For example, a cookie is placed to remember your preferred country and language settings and to remember the information you submitted on the age-gate page. Without this cookie, you would have to re-submit the age-gate form before every page you want to visit on the Website. The functional cookies of the Website that are stored by Heineken on your computer only remain valid during your session on the Website.
  • Analytics cookies: Heineken uses Google Anaytics cookies, with the purpose to analyze how visitors use the Website. Heineken can then make improvements to the usability of the Website. Google only processes data obtained via the Website in an anonymous form. Please visit www.google.com/analytics for more information on Google Analytics.
  • Third party cookies: The Website allows cookies of social plugins of several third parties. This enables a user to share content of the Website on certain social networks. These plugins also enhance the user friendliness of the Website. For example, with the Facebook plugin on the Website, users can simply register themselves on the Website with their Facebook account details. The (use of the) data collected by these third parties via the social plugins are exclusively determined by such third party as Heineken cannot read these cookies (nor can these parties read the cookies of Heineken). For information regarding the third party cookies, please read the respective third party’s policies.

Changing your settings

By changing the settings in your web browser, you can establish that you will be given notice if a cookie is stored on your computer. By changing settings, you can also establish that your browser does not accept cookies from this Website. However, if your browser does not accept cookies from this Website, you may not be able to access or use all features of this Website.

Contact

Please send an email to webcentre@heineken.com in case you have any questions concerning anything on the use of cookies on the Website.


 

 

Privacy Policy

General

Heineken is the controller of the processing of all personal data collected through the Website. Heineken respects your privacy and complies with the provisions of the Dutch Data Protection Act.

Heineken does not collect or process personal data through the functional cookies placed by Heineken. Heineken only processes personal data that a user voluntarily provides to Heineken, by means of registering on the Website for a service provided by the Website. This information may include such user’s first and last name, e-mail address, date of birth and country of residence. Heineken’s primary purpose in gathering and transferring these personal data will be to provide a user with all services and games of the Website and with ease of use of the Website.

Transfer, storage and processing of data

The transfer, storage and processing of data collected through this Website is secured by means of current, usual technical measures. Heineken may transfer your personal data to its group companies. Heineken may also provide your personal data to third parties, which will process your personal data according to instructions of Heineken and under the responsibility of Heineken. In case Heineken sells all or some of the assets or shares of a group company to which personal data was transferred to a third party, your personal data may be provided to this third party. Heineken will not provide your personal data to any other third parties, unless there is a legal obligation to do so.

Access, correction and removal

You can request Heineken to provide access to the personal data it has collected about you at any time. You can also request Heineken to correct or to delete such personal data. Please send an email to webcentre@heineken.com in case you have any questions concerning anything on this page.

This Privacy and Cookie Policy may be changed over time. Such changes shall be effective immediately upon the posting of the modified Privacy and Cookie Policy. Users of the Website are advised to regularly read the Privacy and Cookie Policy for possible changes.