When you visit our website (the “Website”), HAMA Europe (“HAMA”, “we“, “us” or “our”) may collect information about your computer or other device you are using, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns.For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. When required by law, we will request your consent before using cookies to collect any information.
What cookies we use
We use two broad categories of cookies: (1) first party cookies, served directly by us to your computer or mobile device, which are used only by us to recognize your computer or mobile device when it revisits our Website; and (2) third party cookies, which are served by service providers on our Website, and can be used by such service providers to recognise your computer or mobile device when it visits other websites.
We use the following cookies on our Website for the following purposes:
Essential Cookies: Also known as strictly necessary cookies, these cookies are essential to provide you with services available through our Website and to enable you to use some of its features. Without these cookies, the Website and the services that you have asked for cannot be provided. We only use these cookies to provide you with the Website and the services.
Analytics and Performance Cookies: These cookies are used to collect information about traffic to our Website and how users use our Website. The information gathered does not usually identify any individual visitor. We use this information to help operate our Website more efficiently, to monitor the level of activity on our website, and to estimate audience size and usage patterns. Instead of using our own cookies, we use Google Analytics for this purpose and in doing so, Google Analytics uses its own cookies. You can find out more information about Google Analytics cookies here:https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies. You can find out more about how Google protects your data here: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.
Disabling the cookies
With respect to those cookies we require your consent to use, if you have provided this consent, you can typically remove and reject such cookies from our Website with your browser settings. In order to do this, follow the instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “settings,” “help” “tools” or “edit” facility). Many browsers are set to accept cookies until you change your settings. If you remove or reject our cookies, it could affect how our website works for you. With respect to the Google Analytics cookies, you can remove these by following the steps detailed by Google here: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/181881?hl=en.
Further information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer or mobile device and how to manage and delete them, visithttps://gdpr.eu/cookies/, www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.com.uk.