What Are Cookies? Cookies are small text files stored on your computer or other devices. They are widely used to make websites work or improve the efficiency of a website. Cookies help with website functionality and user experience because websites can read and write to these text files, enabling the site to recognize you and remember important information that will make your use of the site more convenient (i.e., by remembering your language or font preference settings).
Functionality tags/files do not require your consent. For analytical and other tags/files, however, where applicable and required by law we request your consent before placing them on your device or allow you to opt out of our use of these types of Cookies. You can give your consent by clicking on the appropriate button on the Cookies banner displayed to you when you visit our Sites or opt out by using the preference center in our cookie management tool.
Cookies Used By Our Sites
Our Sites may use the following Cookies:
Essential Cookies. These are Cookies required for the operation of our Sites. Essential Cookies may enable you to, among other things, log in to secure areas of our Sites, navigate our Sites, add products to your bag, checkout, make use of our e-billing services, etc.
Analytical/Performance Cookies. These Cookies allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors navigate our Sites. We may use these Cookies to, among other things, measure how our customers are using the site to improve functionality and optimize the shopping experience for you. This helps us improve the way our Sites work, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality/User Preference Cookies: These Cookies are used to recognize you when you return to our Sites. We may use these to help streamline your experience.
How to Manage, Disable or Opt-Out of Cookies
You can change your cookie settings on our website by clicking here. Internet browsers allow you to change your Cookies settings for various reasons, including to block certain kinds of Cookies or files. You can therefore block certain Cookies by activating the applicable settings on your browser. However, if you use your browser settings to block all Cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our Sites because some may be functionality or essential Cookies. For further information about deleting or blocking cookies, please visit: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/. You may refuse, accept or remove Cookies from our Sites at any time by activating or accessing the Cookie preferences setting on your browser. For further information about changing your Cookies preferences or disabling Cookies altogether, refer to http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies for information on commonly used browsers. Please be aware that if Cookies are disabled or removed, you may not be able to access all or parts of our Sites, or features may not operate as intended.
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You can find more information about cookies and similar tags/files at the following addresses:
- http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/ (a guide to behavioral advertising and online privacy, produced by the internet advertising industry).