Effective Date 12 Feb 2019
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of data that a website asks your browser to store on
your computer or mobile device. The cookie allows the website to "remember"
your actions or preferences over time. Most browsers support cookies and allow
you to delete them whenever you like, but you also can set your browser to
decline them. Keep in mind that refusing to accept cookies can sometimes
impede the functionality of the website, but that is your right.
What are the types of cookies?
Cookies can be classified by its lifespan and the domain to which it belongs.
By lifespan, a cookie is either a:
Session cookie which is erased when you close your
Persistent cookie which remains on your
computer/device for a pre-defined period of time.
As for the domain to which it belongs, there are either:
First-party cookies which are set by the web server of
the visited page and share the same domain
Third-party cookies stored by a different domain to
the visited page's domain.
browsing experience. The cookie-related information is forgotten at the time
you sign out of the website session. Our cookies are not used for any purpose
other than those described here.
Upon signing in to the site, session cookies allow us to:
Auto-populate your contact information when completing a registration
Auto-populate your address details when completing a shopping cart
Enable you to sign up for newsletters and other email lists without
having to enter your contact information.
Enable you to navigate between our website and our partner websites that
provide additional services to you.
Regardless of sign-in status, session cookies allow us to:
Track activity through our website to gather general analytic data. This
activity is tied to a general location, but cannot be used to identify
you personally. It is only used to provide us aggregated feedback on
what services our customers engage in the most, so we can improve our
Allow embedded multi-media videos to play, for example through the use
We want to emphasize again that enabling these cookies is not strictly
necessary for the website to work, but it will provide you with a better
browsing experience. You can delete or block these cookies using your browser
not work as intended.