Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

When you visit our websites, mobile sites or mobile applications, we collect your personal data for various purposes through "cookies". This policy is intended to provide you as much clarity and transparency as possible.

This policy has been drafted to explain to you what cookies are and how we use them. We further describe the different types of cookies which we use and how you can change or delete them.

We hope that this policy will provide you with comprehensible information on the use of cookies and will also help you feel secure. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any further questions.

This Cookie Policy may be amended at any time for revision purposes. Please review the "LAST UPDATE DATE" phrase at the top of this page to see when this Cookie Policy was revised. The changes in this Cookie Policy will become effective when we make the Cookie Policy available on or over our Website.

Please refer to [__] Policy on the Protection of Personal Data and Privacy for further information on how your personal data are collected through cookies.

What is a cookie?

A browser cookie is a piece of data stored on your device which helps websites and mobile applications to remember information about you. Other technologies associated with your device, such as internet storage and identifier, may also be used for similar purposes. In this policy, all other technologies will be referred to as "Cookies".

For which Purposes do We Use Cookies?

We use cookies to protect your data and account, identify the most popular features, count the number of entries to a page, improve user experience, keep our services secure, make our website more user-friendly, and tailor our website to your interests and needs, and engage in online behavioral advertising for our users. Cookies remember information about you in order to perform the functions mentioned hereinabove and help us to provide you with such services.

Types of Cookies

The types of cookies used on our website, mobile site and mobile applications are listed below for your information. Please refer to [__] Policy on the Protection of Personal Data and Privacy for further information on how your personal data are collected through cookies.

Necessary Cookies:

Necessary cookies are required to provide access to our website, mobile site and mobile applications and the functioning thereof as desired. They also allow you to benefit from the facilities and services connected therewith. In the absence of necessary cookies, it is not possible for our website, mobile site and mobile applications to work smoothly for you, and some services you request may be interrupted.

Cookie type

Why do We Use this Cookie?

Session

Session cookies are used to maintain the status of the application.

Load Balancing

Load balancing cookies are used for distributing assets throughout the world and reduce the server load.

User Identity

User Identity cookies are used to ensure that the users see only their details.

Security

Security cookies are used for security controls and checks.

Preference Cookies: Preference cookies collect personal data about your status and behavior and preferences online and help us customize your website usage by remembering your language selection and other local settings.

Cookie type

Why do We Use this Cookie?

Language

Language cookies are used to store the user-selected language and show the correct options.

Location

The approximate address (city, state, country, zip code) of the user specified with the IP address is automatically stored to select the appropriate country and show the retail and promotional days within that region.

Mobile

If the user is viewing the website on a mobile device, a cookie is sent to indicate that the main website or non-Flash mobile website (i.e. the device is suitable for Flash) is selected.

Referrer Website

The referrer website is recorded in order to better understand the user's preference.

Last visit and activity

The last visit date, activity and other information is recorded to provide users with an update on "what has changed since your last visit" to better understand the user's preferences.

Last watched video

The date and title of the last watched video is recorded to better understand the user's preferences. 

Immediate cookies

Immediate cookies are used to ensure the playing of the audi and video content.

Page History

Page history cookies are used to track the sequence of websites which the user visits. If the user gets an error message while visiting the website, the cookie information is recorded in the log file for error reporting and resolution.

Social Media Plug-in Tracking Cookies. These cookies are used for market research analyses and product development by monitoring social media users.

Cookie type

Why do We Use this Cookie?

Facebook

Cookies are used to monitor Facebook members for market research analysis and product development.

Twitter

Cookies are used to monitor Twitter members for market research analysis and product development.

Analytical Cookies: Analytical Cookies help us to improve the website's working mechanism by gathering information about your use of the website. For instance, analytics cookies show the most visited pages on the website, whether the challenges you encounter on the site, and whether the advertisements are productive or not. They reveal the general usage rather than showing the use of a single person.

Cookie type

Why do We Use this Cookie?

Google Analytics

Google analytics cookies contribute to the presentation and redirection of the website by collecting aggregated statistical data. Google supports clustered data with demographic and interest information and helps us better understand our visitors.

Adobe Omniture

Adobe Omniture analytical cookies gather aggregated statistical data for the presentation and redirection of the website.

Marketing Cookies: This type of cookies is used for marketing purposes.

Cookie type

Why do We Use this Cookie?

Advertising

Provides behavioral and targeted advertising.

Market Analysis

Carries out market analysis.

Campaigns

Measures the impact of campaigns.

Fraud Detection

Detects click fraud.

Managing Cookies

Many web browsers are set to automatically accept cookies by default. The same is also applicable when we make use of our website, mobile sites or mobile applications. If you want to remove existing cookies from your device, you can do so by using your browser options. You can also block cookies from your browser settings if you don't want the cookies to be placed on your device in the future.

If you remove or block the cookies we use, please be informed that it may have certain impact on your user experience on our website, mobile site or mobile applications and the website may not be available any more. Unless you change your browser settings to block cookies, our system will place a cookie when you visit our site or click on a link in an e-mail sent to you, even if you have already deleted our cookies.

Contact Us

We would be pleased to help you regarding your questions on our "Cookie Policy". Please contact us at [email protected] if you have any questions on our "Cookie Policy".

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