1. What are cookies?
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Below is a list showing the most common types of cookies and what they are used for.
2.1. Permanent or persistent cookies
A permanent or persistent cookie stores a file on your computer for a fixed period of time until its expiration date. Using these cookies, websites remember your information and settings on your next visit. This makes access to the websites faster and more user-friendly, for example because you do not have to configure your language setting for our portal again. When the expiration date is reached, the cookie is deleted automatically when you visit the website that generated it.
2.2. First-party cookies
These are placed by the website itself (same domain as in the browser address bar) and can only be read by that particular website. These cookies are usually used to store information (for example, your settings) that will be used on your next visit to the website.
3. Cookies used
The following cookies are used on this website:
Cookie Provider: Google
Cookies name: _gid
Expiry: 24 hours
Description: Google Analytics Cookie used to distinguish users.
Cookie name: _ga
Expiry: 2 years
Description: Google Analytics uses this cookie to distinguish between different users; see
Cookies Provider: MAN Truck & Bus
Cookies name: mantracking
Expiry: 1 year
Description: This cookie set by MAN Truck & Bus SE stores the user's confirmation/permission for the storage of cookies.
COOKIE PROVIDER: PRESSPAGE
Cookies name: cookie_control
Expiry: 12 months
Description: This cookie stores the selected choice of the visitor to allow or decline cookies so absolutely necessary.
Cookies name: PPSession
Description: This cookie is used to count visitors to the newsroom as well as to create CSRF tokens for the Form module. This is needed to submit forms safely.