Cookies, web beacons and similar technologies are small text files placed in your computer, tablet, mobile or other device. They may collect information such as your device identifier (IDFA) or IP address. This information may be used to recognise when your device visits a particular website or clicks on a particular link or website or when you open emails we send you or links in them.
Cookie technology is customarily used to gather statistical information and to analyse trends of use or access to a website. Typically, the information generated by using cookie technology does not and cannot be used to identify you as an individual, just the device you are using.
More information about cookies and how you can manage them can be found at www.aboutcookies.org.
Cookies, web beacons and similar technologies allow us to better understand the usage and traffic pattern of visitors and use on our website and to enable certain functionality on our services. Cookies also help us make your experience on our website more efficient and more enjoyable.
The cookies, web beacons and similar technologies that are used in connection with our website can be categorised as follows:
Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.