We use two different types of cookies on our websites:
1. A session cookie is a temporary cookie which is erased when you close the browser. The session cookie is used to keep track of which web server you were connected to when you first loaded the site. Many websites including this site use more than one web server to handle and spread the traffic. It is important for the website to be able to know which web server is dealing with your traffic and so the session cookie contains that information.
2. A persistent cookie is the type of the cookie which remains on your computer or mobile device for a pre-defined period of time. Persistent cookies are used to collect visitor behaviour information and to collect statistics. An Analytical (Persistent) Cookie is also used by our live web chat system to hold a unique code that enables us to recognize your previous visits. If you have used the chat service before, then we may be able to recall previous chats so that your interaction with us is easier. At no time is any personal information about you held in this cookie, nor can it be used to track your visits to other websites or any other activity.
These cookies are required to run our website & ensure that certain features work properly. These are always enabled, otherwise, you can't view or engage with the website.
|Cookie name||What it does||Expires|
|sessionid||To keep track of user logged in and logged out status.||Session|
|DIRECTR||we use this cookie to manage traffic & performance of our site.||Session|
|Cookie Info Banner||Contains information for managing the cookie banner||1 year|
|UID customer||Randomly generated Temporary ID used for authentication. This cookie is destroyed when you log||Session|
|Request Verification Token||This is an anti forgery cookie, it is designed to stop unauthorised posting of content to a website, known as Cross-Site Request Forgery. It holds no information about the user and is destroyed on closing the browser.||Session|
|ASP.NET_SessionId||This is used to allow the site to keep track of a visit session. It is used when completing online payments.||Session|
These cookies tell us how you as a visitor use our website. This data helps us to discover errors and develop new features. It also allows us to test the effectiveness of our website so that it caters to your needs.
|Cookie name||What it does||Expires||Company|
|_ga||Used to distinguish users.||2 years|
|_gid||Used to distinguish users.||24 hours|
|_gat||Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>.||1 minute|
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Please note that we use Google Analytics in order to provide you with the best user experience on our website. The use includes the "Universal Analytics" operating mode. This makes it possible to assign data, sessions and interactions across multiple devices to a pseudonymous user ID and thus analyse a user's activities across devices.
Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users interact with the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
We would like to point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended to include IP anonymization in order to ensure anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking). The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data. The data will be transferred to the USA under the EU-US Privacy Shield. You can find out more about Google´s certificate for EU-US Privacy Shield here.
To summarize, Google Analytics does not store any personal information about website users. See following link for confirmation from Google: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/gtagjs/cookie-usage
You can prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your masked IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the Browser Add-on. Opt-out cookies will prevent future collection of your data when you visit this website. To prevent Universal Analytics from collecting data across different devices, you must opt-out on all systems used. If you click here, the opt-out cookie will be set: Disable Google Analytics. We would like to point out that in this case that you opt out from Google Analytics you may not be able to use all functionalities of this website to their full extent.