EU Mushrooms Cookie Policy

The European Mushrooms website, accessible from, is concerned about the privacy of its visitors. This privacy policy page will tell you how information is collected and stored by European Mushrooms and how it is used.

If you have any further questions or would like more information about our privacy policy, please do not hesitate to contact us.

This privacy policy applies solely to our online activities and applies to visitors to our website with respect to information they share with and/or collect from European Mushrooms. This policy does not apply to information collected offline or through channels other than this website.


By using our website, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its terms.


A cookie is a message that, subject to the User settings, is sent to its terminal when the User navigates on a website. The aim is to collect data regarding the internet navigation of the User to send tailor-made services to its terminal (computer, mobile phone or tablet).


GEPC Promo (Groupement européen des producteurs de champignon) (the “Company”) and third parties use a tracking technology on its terminal such as cookies whenever the User navigates on the Site.

Cookies may be created and stored by the Site you are visiting (first-party cookie) or by third parties, such as those who serve content or analytics services on the Site (third-party cookies).

Categories of cookies

Strictly Necessary

These cookies are essential for the Site to perform its basic functions. The Site cannot function properly without these cookies. The user cannot refuse strictly necessary cookies.

Service Name Purpose Duration
Piwik PRO cookie ppms_privacy_ Save cookie preferences for this website 6 months

Functionality cookies

These cookies allow websites to remember the user’s site preferences and choices they make on the site including username, region, and language.

Service Name Purpose Duration
Piwik PRO cookie pll_language To store language settings. 1 year

Analytics and Performance

Analytical cookies help the Company to understand how visitors gain access to or interact with the Site. These cookies collect information on how users interact with the Site and create statistics about the use of the Site.

The Company uses these cookies to determine the kind of content and services the Users value most, which in turn helps the Company to improve the quality of service proposed by the Site and usage as well as functionalities.

Service Name Purpose Duration
Piwik PRO cookie _pk_id. Used to anonymously recognize visitors and hold their various properties. 30 minutes
Piwik PRO cookie _pk_ses. Shows the visitor’s active session. 30 minutes after the visitor’s last event

Advertising cookies

These cookies are used to target users with ads, to evaluate the effectiveness of ads and to record users’ opt-out choices.

Service Name Purpose Duration C Identifies if user’s browser accepts cookies.
1 – Cookies are allowed
3 – Opt-out
If C=1 – 60 days
If C=3 – 3650 days uid Unique identifier 60 days

Social Network functional cookies


The Company uses social network functional cookies to enable functionality linked to third party social network cookies on the Site. These cookies enable to display third party features to the user, such as the Twitter and Facebook feeds/posts. These cookies may interact with the Twitter and/or Facebook account of the user.

Service Name Purpose Duration C Identifies if user’s browser accepts cookies.
1 – Cookies are allowed
3 – Opt-out
If C=1 – 60 days
If C=3 – 3650 days uid Unique identifier 60 days

Cookies for admins only – strictly necessary

When using Piwik PRO as an analytics platform, it’ll set some cookies in the user’s browser and use its local storage in order to run smoothly. Piwik PRO will also set tracking cookies to monitor behaviors and help spot and resolve UX issues.

Service Name Purpose Duration
Piwik PRO cookie csrftoken Stores a CSRF token to secure Piwik PRO forms. 365 days
Piwik PRO cookie Ppasid Stores the session ID of the currently logged-in user. 30 minutes
Piwik PRO cookie ppas_session_saml_test Allows to detect whether the user is in an SSO test process or not. 30 minutes
Piwik PRO cookie stg_debug Helps to display a site in debug mode when Tag Manager is used. 14 days
Piwik PRO cookie _stg_opt_out_simulate Helps to simulate opt-out in debug mode in Tag Manager by turning off all tracking tags on the debugged site. Until the session ends


For cookies for which it is required to collect consent, the User is informed of the purpose of these cookies and is given the ability to consent or refuse through a banner at the bottom of the Site homepage.

After customizing their cookies settings, users are able to reselect their preferences at any time. From the Public Pages, this is possible by clicking “Reselect cookie consent” in the footer. From the Front Office, they can do this in Settings > Privacy > Cookies > Reselect settings. In both of these cases, the user’s non-required cookies are destroyed, and the page refreshes, allowing them to select which cookies they accept.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, please visit On this website you’ll find information about a browser plug-in that can be installed to prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics.

For cookies that do not require consent, the User may at all times configure its navigator in order to prevent the creation of cookie files.

However, certain functionalities of the services proposed by the Site may not function properly without cookies. In addition, even if most navigators are configured by default and accept the creation of cookie files, the User has the possibility to choose to accept the creation of all cookies other than the functional cookies or to systematically decline them or to choose the cookies it accepts depending on the issuer by configuring the following settings:



Google Chrome:



GDPR Data Protection Rights

We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access – You have the right to request copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.

The right to rectification – You have the right to request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that we complete the information you believe is incomplete.

The right to erasure – You have the right to request that we erase your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to data portability – You have the right to request that we transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.

Children’s Information

Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

European Mushrooms does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, we advise you to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately, after they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.