Cookie statement from Stichting Pensioenfonds Staples

Cookie statement from Stichting Pensioenfonds Staples

The website of Stichting Pensioenfonds Staples (‘the Staples Pension Fund’, ‘the Fund’ or ‘we’) uses cookies. Cookies are small text files placed on your computer, tablet or mobile telephone. Cookies are placed when you visit the website. Some cookies ensure that the website functions properly. Others help to align the website more closely to the wishes and preferences of the users. The Staples Pension Fund uses only functional and analytical cookies. These cookies have very little impact on your privacy and therefore can be placed without permission. See our privacy statement for further information.


  • Functional cookies are technically necessary for the website to function properly, for example to remember your preferences, settings or log in sessions, and for the security of the website. Without these cookies, you would not be able to use our website efficiently. The period of validity of these cookies is limited to the length of the browser session.

  • Analytical cookies allow us to keep information on visits to our website. The Staples Pension Fund uses Google Analytics, an analytical program provided by Google LLC (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses ‘cookies’. These cookies help the Staples Pension Fund to analyse how visitors use the website, which allows us to improve the website. The information on your website use that these cookies generate is anonymous and cannot be traced back to you.

    The Staples Pension Fund has applied Google Analytics in a privacy-friendly manner in accordance with the requirements of the Dutch Personal Data Authority. This means we have instructed Google to remove the last octet (consisting of 3 figures) from your IP address before it is recorded by Google. This reduces the risk that an IP address can be traced to a specific visitor. We have also deselected the ‘share data’ option, so your data are not shared with Google for other purposes of Google, such as advertising. In addition, the Staples Pension Fund has concluded a processing agreement with Google that establishes agreements regarding the protection of your personal data. We make no further use of other Google services in combination with Google Analytics cookies. The period of validity of the Google Analytics cookies is limited to 14 months.

    The limited information shared with Google due to the use of Google Analytics is transferred by Google to servers in the United States. Google bases this transfer on the standard clauses approved by the European Commission. Google may provide the information obtained to third parties if Google is obliged to do so by law, or to the extent that these third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. For more information on these cookies, see

    If you do not wish your data to be used by Google Analytics, you can simply download and install a program to block Google Analytics here (Download the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on).

  • You can manually remove cookies using your internet browser (such as Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome) or have them removed automatically when you leave the website. You can also set your internet browser so that you receive a message when a cookie is placed on your system. You can also set your browser so that cookies cannot be placed. Please note: if you switch off the placement of cookies, the website may no longer function properly.

Changes to this cookie statement

The Staples Pension Fund reserves the right to change this cookie statement at any time of its choosing. We advise you to review this cookie statement regularly.

Amsterdam, February 2022