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Privacy Policy

 

You should be aware that when you use our websites, mobile sites, or mobile apps, we may collect information by using 'cookies'. By using our websites, mobile sites, or mobile apps, you accept the use of cookies as described below.

 

What are cookies and how do they work? 

Cookies are small pieces of information that are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Your browser sends these cookies back to the website every time you visit the site again, so it can recognize you and can then tailor what you see on the screen.

 

Why use cookies? 

Cookies are an important part of the internet. They make using websites much smoother and affect lots of the useful features of websites. 

Some cookies are essential so you can move around the website and use its features. Without these cookies, services you have asked for cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet.

 

We use cookies in order to remember: 

  • Your browser settings, such as the type of browser you use and what plug-ins you have installed. This keeps us from bothering you every time you enter the site in order to make sure that you have the necessary equipment to download information from our sites. It also allows us to know how many people are using certain types of software, so that we can adjust our site to provide the best browsing experience for every visitor. 
  • The last time we asked you to participate in a survey and whether you answered it so we do not prompt you too often. 
  • Your movement on and usage of our sites. We do not collect personal data as part of this. We collect statistical data so we can optimize our site. 
  • Recently used data - to improve performance. In case we store personal data in a cookie, the information will be encrypted and thus safe. 

 

Session cookies and persistent cookies

There are basically two types of cookies: "session cookies" and "persistent cookies". The session cookies are related to the current visit to the website and are deleted automatically when you close your browser. Persistent cookies will be stored on your computer. Persistent cookies self-delete after a certain period but will be renewed every time you visit the website. 

 

How to avoid and delete cookies?

  • If you do not want us to place or read cookies on your computer, you can deselect cookies in your browser where you can select the cookies that are to be allowed, blocked or deleted.
  • If you are using a PC and a recent browser and you want to remove the cookies that are already placed on your computer, press CTRL + SHIFT + DELETE at the same time.
  • If the hot keys do not work in your browser, visit the support site of the relevant browser. 
  • If you choose not to accept cookies at all, you can still visit our website, however we cannot guarantee an optimum experience without cookies.

We use cookies from Google Analytics:

Cookie name: Google Analytics persistent
Duration: 2 years.
Purpose: Tracking cookies from Google Analytics is used to understand how the users navigate to the website and for statistics on how the users navigate on the website etc. The information is transmitted to the server in anonymous form.

Cookie name: Google Analytics session
Duration: End of session. 
Purpose: This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session.


We use cookies from Squarespace:

Cookie name: Crumb
Duration: Session
Purpose: Prevents cross-site request forgery (CSRF). CSRF is an attack vector that tricks a browser into taking unwanted action in an application when someone’s logged in.

Cookie name: RecentRedirect
Duration: 30 minutes
Purpose: Prevents redirect loops if a site has custom URL redirects. Redirect loops are bad for SEO.

Cookie name: CART
Duration: 2 weeks
Purpose: Shows when a visitor adds a product to their cart.

Cookie name: hasCart
Duration: 2 weeks
Purpose: Shows when a visitor adds a product to their cart.

Cookie name: Locked
Duration: Session
Purpose: Prevents the password-protected screen from displaying if a visitor enters the correct site-wide password.

Cookie name: SiteUserInfo
Duration: 3 years
Purpose: Identifies a visitor who logs into a customer account.

Cookie name: SiteUserSecureAuthToken
Duration: 3 years
Purpose: Authenticates a visitor who logs into a customer account.

Cookie name: squarespace-popup-overlay
Duration: Persistent
Purpose: Prevents the Promotional Pop-Up from displaying if a visitor dismisses it.

Cookie name: squarespace-announcement-bar
Duration: Persistent
Purpose: Prevents the Announcement Bar from displaying if a visitor dismisses it.
 

Analytics and Performance Cookies:

Cookie name: ss_cid
Duration: 2 years
Purpose: Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site.

Cookie name: ss_cvr
Duration: 2 years
Purpose: Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site.

Cookie name: ss_cvisit
Duration: 30 minutes
Purpose: Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site.

Cookie name: ss_cvt
Duration: 30 minutes
Purpose: Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site.

Cookie name: ss_cpvisit
Duration: 2 years
Purpose: Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site.

Cookie name: ss_cookieAllowed
Duration: 30 days
Purpose: Remembers if a visitor agreed to placing Analytics cookies on their browser if a site is restricting the placement of cookies. 

 

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