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Cookie Statement

This is the Cookie Statement for www.foodbytesworld.com (hereinafter “Website”), part of  Coöperatieve Rabobank U.A.   Coöperatieve Rabobank U.A.  is located at Croeselaan 18 (3521 CB) Utrecht in the Netherlands (hereinafter: “Rabobank”).

Rabobank uses cookies and similar techniques (hereinafter:“cookies”) to ensure the correct and secure operation of its Website. It also enables us to inform you better about relevant products and services on our Website.

In this Cookie Statement, we will inform you about what cookies are, what they do, how we use cookies on our Website, and how you can manage these cookies.  When we place and read cookies, your personal data in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) may be processed by us. More information on how we process your personal data can be found in our Privacy Statement.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your device (computer, tablet or smartphone) by means of the websites your visit.

As the operator of our Website, we may set cookies on your device. These cookies are called ‘first party’ cookies. Some cookies may also be placed on your device by other parties, such as parties who place cookies to collect our Website visitors’ statistics. These cookies are called ‘third party’ cookies.

This Cookie Statement does not apply to the use of your (personal) data by third parties, derived from their third party cookies placed via our Website. We cannot guarantee, and therefore do not take the responsibility, that these third parties will use your (personal) data in a reliable and secure manner. For more information about how these third parties use your (personal) data, we refer to the (see “Categories of recipients”).

Why do we use cookies?

We use cookies for a variety of reasons. Cookies can be installed to ensure the correct and safe use of our Website. Cookies can also be installed to help us analyze website use patternsWe may use cookies:

  • to provide functionalities on our Website as requested by you (e.g. language preference)
  • provide our Website services in a more personal way
  • to develop and improve products and services
  • to improve our Website for safety purposes
  • to manage our relationship with you, our customer
  • to make the Website more personal and more user-friendly

Types of cookies

There are several types of cookies, namely (i) functional cookies, (ii) (privacy-friendly) analytic cookies, and (iii) tracking cookies. As mentioned above, the functional cookies are used to provide our Website in a more personal way and optimize your experience on our Website and analytic cookies help to improve the performance of our Website, providing a better user experience.

There are also tracking cookies that monitor your internet behavior with third parties and collect your personal data, e.g. your IP-address or the web pages you have visited. If you consent to these cookies in the cookie banner on our Website, it means you give us consent  to process your personal data derived from these cookies.

Allowing cookies

Some cookies require your consent by law in order to be placed and read. We use these cookies only with your consent. . Do you want to prevent websites from installing cookies on your computer, tablet or mobile telephone? Then adjust your browser settings in such a manner that cookies are automatically disabled altogether. You have to adjust these cookie settings separately for each browser. You can also choose to delete cookies manually. For more information, please consult your web browser’s manual. Please note that our Website may not work optimally if cookies are rejected or disabled. Withdrawal of your consent does not affect the lawfulness of the processing of your (personal) data derived from the cookies prior to that moment.

Cookie overview

The shows you the cookies placed when you visit www.foodbytesworld.com. Their names correspond with files installed on your computer, tablet or mobile telephone. We also explain the use of Google Analytics and Local Storage.


Name of cookie Category Description Storage period
BIGipServerpl_www-int.rabobank.nl-content-80 Analytics Cookies which begin with ‘BIGipServer’ are used to distribute traffic across the various Rabobank computer systems. We remove this cookie after the customer has logged off. Expires after a session
UTAG_* Analytics This cookie is used by our tag management system to measure and improve the customer experience. 1 year


Cookies for properly functioning websites (strictly necessary)

Category Description Storage period
JSESSIONID Strictly necessary Cookie used to record the user session. Expires after the visit
cookiepermission Strictly necessary Cookie used to test the functionality of placing cookies. 6 months
corporatePrivacyLevel Strictly necessary This cookie is used to record your permission to install the cookie. 6 months


Cookies to display more relevant information based on your interest and measure the effectiveness of marketing or information initiatives (tracking cookies):


Name of cookie Category Description Storage period
fbp Tracking Facebook tracking pixel. This pixel is used to distinguish and keep track of you and gives us information about the effectiveness of our advertising. Expires after the visit


bcookie / bscookie


Cookies from LinkedIn which give us information about the effectiveness of our advertising. Expires after 12 months
s_* Tracking Cookies that start with s_ are from LinkedIn and give us information about the effectiveness of our advertising. Expires after 6 months


li_* Tracking Cookies that start with li_ are from LinkedIn and give us information about the effectiveness of our advertising. Expires after 6 months
lms_* Tracking Cookies that start with lms_ are from LinkedIn and give us information about the effectiveness of our advertising. Expires after 1 month


Below you can find a link to the privacy and/or cookie statements of the third parties that set analytical and/or tracking cookies through our Website. We encourage you to read these statements.


Categories of recipients

The Cookie Table lists all the third parties who may place cookies through our Website, and consequently obtain your cookie-related (personal) data. As previously indicated, we are not responsible for the processing of your cookie-related (personal) data by these parties. For more information in this respect, we advise you to regularly check the privacy statements of these parties:




Local Storage

Sometimes your data is not stored in a cookie, but in the ‘local storage’ of your browser. We use to store data. This works more or less the same way as cookies. With local storage, you decide how long the browser keeps the data. This depends on your browser settings and/or on how often you delete your browser history.


The following data is stored in your local storage:


Data Description Purpose of storing
Usbl* Properly functioning Website We use this for the feedback forms on our Website to allow us to inspect the feedback and to improve our Website on the basis of this feedback.


Version management and contact

This Cookie Statement, including the list of cookies placed, may be changed over time. The amended version will be published on the Website. Users of the Website are advised to regularly review this Cookie Statement for possible changes. We will obtain your consent for any and all additional or altered cookies placed through the Website, in the event such is required on the basis of the applicable legislation. For further information about the Cookie Statement, please contact us on foodbytes@rabobank.com.


This Cookie Statement was last changed on 31-01-2023.