What is a cookie and what is it used for?
A cookie is a small piece of data that is used to store information on your computer's browser or program data subfolders when you visit a website, such as ikrix.com ("website"). They are widely used in order to make websites work properly, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website.
What cookies does ikrix.com use and for what purpose?
Our website uses four different types of cookies and similar technologies, each of which has a different function as illustrated in the following list.
Technical or browsing cookies
These cookies enable the website to function correctly and allow you to view it in your language and for your market from the first time you access it. They enable the website to recognise your country so that on any subsequent visits you are directed immediately to the relevant country website. They also make possible for you to create an account, log in and manage your orders. If you are a registered user, these cookies enable the website to recognise you as such every time you access the services offered to our registered users. These cookies will recognise if purchase any item from the website through an affiliated or partner site so that we can fulfil any obligations we may have to those partner sites. These cookies are necessary for the website to function.
These cookies enable the website to recognise you after you provide us with an explicit request (for example, if you click on "remember me"), every time you access the website, so that you don't have to type in your login details every time.
If you have added items to your Shopping Bag and closed the session without completing your purchase, but have not removed the items from your Shopping Bag, these cookies enable you to carry on shopping with the same Shopping Bag the next time you visit the website within a reasonable period of time.
These cookies are not essential for the website to function, but they improve the website and the browsing experience.
These cookies are used for example by Google Analytics in order to conduct statistical analyses of how users browse our website through their computers or via our mobile applications, such as how many pages a user has visited or the number of mouse clicks made on a page while using the website. In such events, iKRIX processes the results of these analyses in an anonymous way and for statistics purposes only, provided that the service supplier uses the cookies in combination with the browser installed on your computer or other devices used to browse our website. In use on www.iKRIX.com: Google Analytics.
Third-party cookie of marketing/retargeting
These are cookies used by third-party companies that we trust to show you ad banners on other websites affiliated to us which feature the latest ikrix.com products you have viewed when browsing. While you are using our website these cookies allow to show you banners featuring products that maybe of interest for you or similar to products you have already viewed based on your browsing history. The usage of these cookies does not usually cause the processing of personal information but it may create a connection with your computer or other device by tracking the information stored in it: these cookies are then connected to the browser installed on your computer or other device used during the navigation on our website. In use on www.iKRIX.com: Google Adwords, Criteo, Yahoo, Double Click. Click here to deactivate.
How can I disable cookies?
Most web browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) are configured to automatically accept cookies. However, most web browsers provide with the possibility to control most cookies through the browser settings, such as disabling cookies at any time. However, we wish to inform you that disabling technical/browsing cookies or functional cookies may prevent our website from functioning correctly and/or may not allow you to fully and effectively make use of the services we offer.
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