Cookie policy

Cookie policy

1      General

  1. This cookie policy ("Cookie Policy") regulates the use of cookies and similar technologies as part of your use of our Website (the "Website") and the accompanying services (jointly referred to hereinafter as "Services"). This processing is performed by Prosource as data controller, with registered office at Schaliënhoevedreef 20E, 2800 Mechelen, Belgium ("we”, “our"), registered with the CBE (Crossroads Bank for Enterprises) under number BE478083603 in accordance with the applicable legislation relating to the protection of personal data.
  2. Cookies are small text files that are filed on the hard drive of a device and that contain certain information, which sometimes includes personal data. When you use our Website and/or Services, we then also collect and process other personal information by way of cookies and similar technologies. Read our Privacy Policy if you want to know more.
  3. By clicking “Accept” after you have been notified of the use of cookies and similar technologies, you acknowledge that you have carefully read this Cookie Policy and that you unreservedly agree with it. As explained in this Cookie Policy, you can change your cookie preferences at all times.
  4. We reserve the right to change, supplement or replace this Cookie Policy from time to time. Your attention will be drawn to such changes, additions to or replacements through our Website and/or Services. If you do not agree with these changes, additions or replacements, we request you to send an email to If we have not received any notification of this within three (3) working days after you have been notified of the changes, supplements or replacements through our Website or Services, you will be presumed to have accepted any changes, supplements or replacements.


2      Which cookies and why?

  1. When you visit and/or use our Website, we place cookies or use similar technologies with which we collect and process personal data about you. Such cookies and similar technologies consist of the following, for example:

  Name /  Type / Purpose / Retention period

  • _cfduid  / Necessary / Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic / 1 year
  • PHPSESSID / Necessary  / Preserves user session state across page requests /  Session
  • _at.hist.# /  Statistics /  Used by the social sharing platform AddThis to store the user’s usage history of the AddThis sharing widget / Persistent
  • _ab12# /  Marketing / Unclassified /  1 year
  • _atuvs / Marketing / Updates the counter of a websites social sharing features / 13 months
  • _atuvs  / Marketing  / Ensures that the updated counter is displayed to the user if a page is shared with the social sharing service AddThis / 1 day
  • _cfduid / Marketing / Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic / 1 year
  • _hssrc  / Marketing  /  Collects statistical data related to the user's website visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded. The purpose is to segment the website's users according to factors such as demographics and geographical location, in order to enable media and marketing agencies to structure and understand their target groups t o enable customised online advertising. / Sessions
  • _ptq.gif  / Marketing / Sends data to the marketing platform HubSpot about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. / Session
  • _ar.cww / Marketing / Used by the social sharing platform AddThis /  Persistent
  • At-lojson-cache-# /  Marketing  /  Used by the social sharing platform AddThis / Persistent
  • At-rand  / Marketing /  Used by the social sharing platform AddThis / Persistent
  • Hubspotutk / Marketing / Keeps tracks of the visitor’s identity? This cookie is passed to the marketing platform HubSpot on form submissions and used when de-duplicating contacts
  • Loc / Marketing  / Geolocation, which is used to help providers determine how users who share information with each other are geographically located (state level) / 13 months
  • Uvc / Marketing /  Detects how often the social sharing device, AddThis, encounters the same user  / 13 months
  • Xtc / Marketing  /  Registers the user’s sharing of content via social media  / 13 months


  1. You can prevent cookies from being stored or remove cookies already stored by adjusting the settings in your browser. You find help to adjust these settings on the website of the browser that you use. Remember that disabling cookies when visiting the Website may cause some or all of the functions of the Website not to work properly.

If you have a complaint regarding our processing of your personal data, you can always contact us at the following email address If you are still not satisfied with our answer, then you are at liberty to file a complaint with the competent data protection authority, the Belgian Data Protection Authority. For more information, go to