What are Cookies?
A Cookie (sometimes also referred to as a browser cookie, HTTP cookie, Internet cookie or Web cookie) is a small file sent from a web server to your computer, mobile phone or browsing devise whenever you visit a website. If you return to that website later, your web browser will send the small file to the server to notify the website of any previous activity you engaged in on the website during your prior visit.
Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your computer, mobile or browsing device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
Purpose of placing Cookies on our website:
Cookies can serve many useful purposes and help the website developers to streamline and improve your experience with each visit by retaining user preferences. For e.g. it can help a website to remember the items you had in a shopping cart, the pages you visited, your login information so you don’t have to enter them every time you visit the website. Accessing and storing long term browsing history and information data helps us target products or information to the user during visits.
When you use and access the Offerings, several cookies may be placed in your web browser. Some of these are placed by us, while some may be placed by third parties who are delivering services on our behalf. We may use these cookies for accessing your interactions with the Offerings, including but not limited to:
- Date and time of visit of access;
- Information about your browser, operating system and computer or device;
- Pages viewed and items clicked;
- Location information;
- IP Address from which you access the Offerings;
Amongst other technical support features, our cookies may help us:
- Create a specific log-in session for you in order to provide effective, secure and consistent access to our Offerings;
- To personalize and enhance the quality of your user experience while interacting with our Offerings;
- Improve speed and security of transactions and interactions on our Offerings; and
- Make our marketing, sales, and support teams communicate with customers and understand their needs.
You have the right to choose whether or not to accept cookies. However, they are an integral part of how our Offerings work, so you should note that if you choose to refuse or to remove cookies, this could affect and alter the availability and functionality of our Offerings.
Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default. If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser settings to either notify you each time a cookie is set or to remove or reject browser cookies. You can choose to opt out by: clicking here
Third Party Cookies:
Our Offerings may use features which include functionality provided by third parties. Disabling third party cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties and cause an interruption in your experience.
For more information about Cookies:
You can learn more about cookies and the following third-party websites:
All About Cookies: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
Network Advertising Initiative: http://www.networkadvertising.org/