Privacy policy

HEINEKEN respects your privacy and complies with the provisions of the Dutch Data Protection Act. HEINEKEN processes personal data via the Website, which can include names of employees mentioned in stories, images of people placed on the Website or the name of a writer of a story.

Transfer, storage and processing of data
The transfer, storage and processing of data collected through the Website is secured by means of current, usual technical measures. HEINEKEN may transfer your personal data to its group companies. HEINEKEN may provide your personal data to third parties, which will process your personal data according to instructions of HEINEKEN and under the responsibility of HEINEKEN.

Access, correction and removal
You can request HEINEKEN to provide access to the personal data it has collected about you at any time. You can also request HEINEKEN to correct or to delete such personal data. Please send an email to in case you have any questions concerning your privacy.

Cookie Policy

The website makes use of so-called "cookies". Cookies are small text files that the website stores on your user device, so that we are able to recognize your browser when you return. Cookies can collect data on the use of the Website such as which pages are visited and the duration of a user session. When you use the Website, the cookie sends data to HEINEKEN.

Cookies used on the Website
The Website uses cookies for the following purposes:

Functional cookies: cookies used to enhance the user friendliness of the Website for visitors. For example, a cookie is placed to remember that you passed the age gate when you are above legal drinking age. Without this cookie, you would have to re-submit this information. The functional cookies of the Website that are stored by HEINEKEN on your computer only remain valid during your session on the Website.

Analytics cookies: HEINEKEN uses Google Analytics cookies, with the purpose to analyze how visitors use the Website. HEINEKEN can then make improvements to the usability of the Website. Google only processes data obtained via the Website in an anonymous form. Please visit for more information on Google Analytics.

Third party cookies: the Website allows cookies of social plugins of certain third parties. This enables a user to share content of the Website on social networks. These plugins also enhance the user friendliness of the Website. The (use of the) data collected by these third parties via the social plugins are exclusively determined by such third party as HEINEKEN cannot read these cookies (nor can these parties read the cookies of HEINEKEN). For information regarding these third party cookies please check the respective third party's privacy policy.

Changing your settings
By changing the settings in your web browser, you can establish that you will be given notice if a cookie is stored on your computer. By changing settings, you can also establish that your browser does not accept cookies from this Website. However, if your browser does not accept cookies from this website, you may not be able to access or use all features of this Website.

Applicable law and jurisdiction
The Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy shall be exclusively governed by the laws of the Netherlands. All disputes arising in connection with the Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy shall be resolved by the competent courts of Amsterdam.

In case you have any questions with respect to the Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy, please send an email to