Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information such as website visits, browsing history, opened emails, clicked links, etc. which will be downloaded to your device upon your visit to a website. Thereafter, cookies are sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that specific cookie. Cookies are beneficial because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device.
Cookies have many different functions, such as enabling you to navigate between pages efficiently, recognizing your preferences, and improving the overall user experience. They can also help to make sure that advertisements you see online are more relevant to your own interests.
A web beacon is a technique used to check that you have accessed a particular web page or email. Web beacons can be placed on web pages or in emails, which allow our company to track information such as the date and time of you visit and the IP address of your device when you view certain content and open or preview a particular email.
Two types of cookies may be used on our website: "session cookies" and "persistent cookies". Session cookies are temporary cookies that remain on your device until you leave the Site. A persistent cookie remains on your device for much longer or until you manually delete it (how long the cookie remains on your device will depend on the duration or "lifetime" of the specific cookie).
Third Party Cookies
We also use a number of suppliers who may also set cookies on your device on our behalf when you visit our Sites. Setting these cookies allows them to deliver the services they are providing. If you would like more information about these cookies, as well as information about how to opt-out of receiving such cookies, please see their privacy policies.
(1) Disabling All Cookies
You can accept or decline cookies by changing the settings of your browser. However, you will not be able to use all the interactive features of this website if cookies are disabled. For more information regarding browsers commonly used and how to change the settings for cookies, please refer to the links below:
(2) Disabling Individual Cookies Selected
The link below explains how you can halt the provision of information to certain tools. Please keep in mind, however, that if you elect to delete the information related to the cookies, your use of the products and/or services provided by the company may be restricted.
(3) Disabling Web Beacons
If web beacons are included in your online content, you can also disable them by disabling cookies. If web beacons are included in newsletters or emails, it may be possible to disable them by refusing to download images contained in the newsletters or emails you receive. However this depends on the function of the email software you are using and may not always work. In that case, please cancel or refuse delivery of the newsletter or emails.
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