We can place cookies and other similar technology on your device, including any mobile device, in accordance with your preferences set on our cookie manager. Strictly necessary cookies will always be turned on, as they are necessary for your device to work properly with our website, and you can select any other cookies you are willing to accept on your device. Depending on your settings, the following information may be collected through cookies or similar technology: email opens and clicks, your unique device identifier, mobile device IP address, information about your device’s operating system, mobile carrier and your location information (to the extent permissible under applicable law).
What are cookies and similar tracking technologies?
Cookies are text files placed on your device to store data that can be recalled by a web server in the domain that placed the cookie. Those cookies are set by us and called first-party cookies. We may also use “web beacons” to help deliver cookies and gather usage and performance data. Web beacons do not place information on your device, but they may work in conjunction with cookies to monitor website activity. The information provided below about cookies also applies to web beacons and similar technologies. Conversion pixels are small codes located on a particular web page which are triggered when someone visits a page resulting in an increase in the conversion count. We also use third-party cookies, which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting and are used for advertising and marketing efforts.
Our purposes for using of cookies and similar tracking technologies
Other purposes may include:
- Social media. Our website may also include social media cookies, including those that enable users who are signed into the social media service to share content via that service.
- Showing advertising. We may use first-party or third-party cookies to record how many visitors have clicked on an advertisement and to record which advertisements you have seen, for example, so you don’t see the same one repeatedly.
Do we use any cookies from third party companies?
When using our website, you may be directed to other websites for such activities as surveys, to apply for a job, or to view content hosted on those sites. These websites may use their own cookies, web beacons and other tracking and storage technologies. We do not have control over the placement of cookies by other websites you visit, even if you are directed to them from our website.
What if I don’t want cookies or similar tracking technologies?
Where required, we obtain your consent before placing optional cookies that are not (i) strictly necessary to provide the website or (ii) for the purpose of facilitating a communication. We separate these optional cookies by purpose, such as for advertising and social media purposes. You may consent to certain categories of optional cookies.
You also may adjust your choices by through our cookie consent manager which pops up when you visit our website. Certain features of our website and products depend on cookies. If you choose to block cookies, you may not be able to sign in or use some of those features, and preferences that are dependent on cookies will be lost. If you choose to delete cookies, any settings and preferences controlled by those cookies, including advertising preferences, are deleted and will need to be recreated.
In addition, if you want to remove existing cookies from your device or block them in the future, you can do this using your browser options. Please bear in mind that deleting and blocking cookies may have an impact on your user experience.
What types of cookies does our website use?
A list of the categories of cookies used on our website is set out below. Note that not all cookies may be used in all jurisdictions or websites.
Strictly Necessary cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but that will cause some parts of the website to not work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our website. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our website and will not be able to monitor its performance.
We also use a marketing database management program (Marketo) that deploys a cookie when a user interacts with marketing communications, such as a marketing email or a marketing-based landing page on our website. This cookie collects personal information such as your name, which pages you visit on our website, how you arrived at our website, and your purchases from the website.
Collected information is used to evaluate the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns or to provide better targeting for marketing. From time to time, cookies set by third parties find their way into this “Marketing” category, we do not always have control over those cookies, and we do not share personal data with those third parties.
You can opt-out of each cookie category (except strictly necessary cookies) by clicking on the “cookie settings” button below: