What are cookies ?
Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.
The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.
What types of cookies do we use ?
Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket and checkout securely.
|_icl_current_language||persistent||1 day||Cookie that saves selected page language. It’s not used for tracking visitors.|
|NID||persistent||6 months||A google website cookie that stores user preferences for language, content display, etc. Use is necessary for user authentication with contact forms (Captcha) and for viewing demo videos. Learn more about the cookie at: https://policies.google.com/technologies/types.|
|PH_HPXY_CHECK||session||session||This cookie is used to detect and prevent DoS attacks and is not used for visitors identification.|
|viewed_cookie_policy||persistent||1 year||A cookie that stores the status if a user was shown a cookie alert bar.|
|wp-wpml_current_language||session||1 day||A cookie that stores the language of a web site for easy navigation between the language versions of a web site on different web domains.|
How can I control the cookie preferences ?
In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.
Are there any other tools and systems collecting user data?
Web site is using Google analytics to enable tracking of site traffic and usage statistics. Google Analytics works by means of tracking code that is added to the pages of your website. Every user is registered with a unique ID, so that Google Analytics can provide you with insight into how many unique visitors there are to the site, for example, and how many users return.
With Google Analytics, one can survey how often any single user has visited the website, what pages they visited, for how long they stayed and how they interacted with the site.
Combined with their enormous statistical data on internet users, Google Analytics can provide very precise information on what segments your website attracts according to demographics such as age, gender, professional and private interests, geographical location etc.
According to their Google Ads Data Protection Terms: Service Information (https://privacy.google.com/businesses/adsservices/), Google Analytics collects the following types of personal data:
Online identifiers including cookie identifiers
internet protocol addresses and device identifiers
- client identifiers