Cookie notice


When visiting (“website”), Zealand Pharma A/S (“Zealand”, “we”, “us”, “our”) collects certain information about your visit using cookies placed on your computer, phone, tablet or other device used by you.

We use cookies to ensure our website can function, provide you with the services requested, e.g. send an email through online forms, set your cookie preferences, enable functionality, and measure website performance. Read more about the purposes in section 4 below.

When you visit our website for the first time, we ask for you to accept the use of cookies. You can refuse our use of cookies, except from the necessary cookies. You can withdraw your consent at any time by clicking the cookie settings link in the footer of the website that will take you to the Cookie Preference Box. The Cookie Preference Box will reappear, and you are then able to withdraw your consent or change your preferences.

You can read more about our processing of your personal data in our Privacy Notice

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text file placed and stored by a platform in your browser or on your device (computer, phone, tablet). Cookies allow a website owner to distinguish the activities carried out from your device from other website users.

The text file contains encrypted information about you and will be placed on the device when you visit the website. When you return, the website will be able to recognize you and activate the stored information.

A cookie cannot recognize who you are, what your name is, where you live, or whether the computer or device is used by one or more people. Instead, the cookie labels your device with an ID (a ‘device ID’). 

How do we use cookies?

Cookies can be divided into different categories and types:

  • Persistent cookies: persistent cookies are stored on your device and has an expiration date. When the cookie expires it will automatically be deleted. If you revisit the website the cookie will be renewed.
  • Session based cookies: a session-based cookie is placed on your device when you reach the website and will be deleted immediately after you leave the website.

In addition to persistent and session cookies, cookies are categorized as either first party or third-party cookies:

  • First party cookies are directly stored by our website (or domain) and are typically used to allow basic website functioning.
  • Third party cookies are created by other domains and injected on our site by third party services providers we use. 

In the Cookie Preference Box, each cookie is described including cookie name, provider, duration, type, category, and a description of purpose.

Zealand uses both persistent and session-based, as well as first- and third-party cookies on our website.

What information do we collect?

When you visit a Zealand website and accept all cookies, we collect the following types of information:

Time zone, operating system, device, which website or platform you came from, country, engagements with buttons, the time spent on site and how long you scroll. We also generate a user ID to understand this data across multiple website sessions.

What third party providers use cookies?

In addition to using our own cookies, we use cookies from third party services.

A third party cookie is a cookie places on your device by a third party. The purposes of the third-party cookies are set out below. Data collected via such cookies are transferred to those third parties. 

Zealand uses the following third-party providers:

  • Google – security against automated bot submissions and spam
  • GlobeNewswire – press release management

How do I reject cookies and delete existing cookies?

You can withdraw your consent to cookies and delete existing cookies at any time.

To withdraw your consent, access the Cookie Preference Box here: Cookie Settings.

You can also change your cookie setting in your browser, and, in some cases, in your devices too. You can set your browsers or devices to accept all cookies, to notify you when a cookie is issued, or not to receive cookies at any time. Each browser is different, so check the ‘help’, 'options', 'preferences' or similar menus of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences. If you are unsure as to how to manage your cookies on your browser we have provided the following links to the settings pages for the most commonly used web browsers:

You can also visit which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. This website includes details on how to delete cookies from your device as well as more general information about cookies.

Please note that if you delete your cookies, we may no longer automatically recognize your previously set preferences.

Website owner and contact information

This website is owned and governed by:

Zealand Pharma A/S
Sydmarken 11
DK-2860 Søborg
CVR: 20045078

Email address: [email protected]

Changes to this Cookie Notice

This Cookie Notice was last updated June 2024.

We may update this Cookie Notice from time to time to reflect changes in our website operations or due to legal requirements.