What are Cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of data (text file) that a website asks your browser to store on your device in order to remember information about you, such as your language preference or login information. Those cookies are set by us and called first party cookies. We also use third party cookies – which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting – for our advertising and marketing efforts
Cookies do a lot of different jobs, such as letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences and generally improving the user experience. They can also help to ensure that the advertisements you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
• Assisting you in navigation;
• Assisting in registration to our events, login, services offered on our website, orders purchases made through our website and your ability to provide feedback;
• Analyzing your use of our products, services or applications;
• Assisting with our promotional and marketing efforts. (including behavioral advertising)
What type of Cookies are used?
We may use the following types of cookies on the Website, as classified below:
Strictly Necessary Cookies.
These cookies are strictly necessary to enable you to move about the site and to provide certain features you have requested. For example, to save products that you have put into your shopping cart. For these cookies, we do not need your permission.
Website use specific Cookies, which are essential for it to work properly. One is a Cookie used to create a session ID for the user so that the system itself can identify the user as a unique and individual user, distinct from anyone else looking at the website. This information is not used or stored outside our systems and is held only temporarily while the user is accessing account pages and other pages, which require unique and secure access. Without this Cookie, such access could not remain secure, so it is very important.
• Language: Used to tailor the default language for the site. Disabling this may cause more of an annoyance to users as they would be prompted to re-enter their language preference.
• Country: Used to propose the most relevant experience based on the country that the user lives in and wants to be delivered to when purchasing products.
• Promotion: Used to recognize Members eligible for promotions and display information about their corresponding offers.
• Login: Used to offer Members the option to remember their credentials in order to avoid them retyping their user ID and password each time they access they are using the Website to submit an order.
Performance and Analytics cookies. These cookies gather information on how you use the website. For example, which sites you visit most frequently and whether you are receiving error messages from them. These cookies do not compile information that would identify you. All data compiled by these cookies are aggregated and are therefore anonymous. These data are used only to enhance the site's functionality.
Targeting (Marketing) cookies. These cookies are used to (1) deliver advertisements more relevant to you and your interests; (2) limit the number of times you see an advertisement; (3) help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign; and (4) understand people’s behavior after they view an advertisement. They are usually placed on behalf of advertising networks with the site operator’s permission. They remember that you have visited a site and quite often they will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organization. They also allow us to measure the effectiveness of online advertising campaigns.
You can opt-out of each cookie category (except mandatory cookies) by clicking on the “cookie settings” button.
Our website will set several types of third-party cookie, and we do not control the operation of any of them. The third-party cookies which may be set include:
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies.
To whom we may share cookies
We may share this information with other parties, including our agencies.
IP Addresses. An IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer every time you log on to the Internet. We may record IP Addresses for the following purposes:
(i) troubleshoot technical concerns, (ii) maintain website safety and security (iii) better understand how our websites are utilized, and (iv) to better tailor content to your needs depending on the country you are in.
Log Files. We (or a third party on our behalf) may collect information in the form of logs files that record website activity and gather statistics about a user’s browsing habits. These entries are generated anonymously, and help us gather (among other things) (i) a user’s browser type and operating system, (ii) information about a user’s session (such as the URL they came from, the date and time they visited our website, and which pages they've viewed on our website and for how long), and, (iii) other similar navigational or click-stream data.
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We reserve the right to make any changes and corrections to this policy. Please refer to this page from time to time to review these and new additional information.