What are cookies?
Cookies are pieces of information stored on your computer by the website you visit. Cookies usually remember your personal or website settings, such as your preferred language or address. Later, when you open the same website again, your browser reads these pieces of information belonging to that website. This enables the website to display information adjusted to your preferences.
Cookies can store a wide range of information, including personal information (such as your name or e-mail). However, this information can only be stored if you enable it – websites cannot gain access to information that you did not provide, nor can they access other files on your computer. With the default settings, the storing and sending activities of cookies are not visible to you. However, you can change the settings of your Internet browser and choose to allow or disallow cookie requests, or to delete stored cookies after closing your browser, and the like.
Which cookies do we use and why?
Temporary or session cookies are deleted from your computer after closing your browser. Websites use them for storing temporary data, such as the content of your shopping cart. We use them to enable access to our content.
Persistent or stored cookies remain on your computer even after closing your browser. Websites use them to store data, such as your username and password, sparing you from having to log in every time you visit a website. Persistent cookies will remain on your computer for days, months or even years. We use persistent cookies to better understand the habits of our users and to improve the website based on those habits. This information is anonymous – we cannot see individual user data.
We use these cookies to gather information about the way users interact with our website. We use this information to create reports and help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not be able to include your visit in our statistics.
What are your choices regarding cookies
By disabling cookies, you decide to not allow cookies to be stored on your computer. Cookie settings can be controlled and configured in your browser. To find information on adjusting your cookie settings, select the browser you use.
Please note, however, that by blocking cookies, you will still be able to browse this website, though some of its features might not be available.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org or www.youronlinechoices.eu. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit this website http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.