Cookie Policy

GfK uses 'cookies' in order to recognise you as a previous user; to provide a better service to you and to enable you to take part in special studies. A cookie is a small piece of information which a web site stores via your web browser on your PC and which can later be retrieved. Cookies cannot be read by another party other than the one that set them. We set cookies through Gfk’s MediaView survey and also by our partner nurago GmbH through gfk.sensic.net. We may wish to use the information collected to invite you to take part in additional surveys. None of the cookies will contain information that will enable any third party to contact you via telephone, e-mail, or any other means.

You can set up your web browser to inform you when cookies are set or to prevent cookies from being set however if you do this it may prevent you from being able to access this web site or taking part in our research studies. For further details please refer to our special privacy policies for cookies at www.gfk.sensic.net on this site, please select the English language option in the top right hand corner. Your participation on the panel indicates your consent for GfK to collect and use this information.

As is true of most Web sites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes Internet Protocol addresses, browser type, Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp and clickstream data. We use this information to analyse trends, to administer the site, to track users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. To protect against fraud, we may link this automatically-collected data to information submitted at GfK’s survey and panel sites. Your participation on the panel indicates your consent for GfK to collect and use this information.

Our web site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, disclosure and alteration of the information under our control. Only certain employees have access to the information you provide us. They have access only for data analysis and quality control purposes.