GIRAV B.V. – COOKIE POLICY

 

This cookie policy ("Policy") describes the different types of cookies and similar technologies used on Girav.nl (the "Website") of Girav BV. We amend this Policy from time to time, for example following a change to the website or a change in regulation. The date at the start of this Policy indicates when this Policy was last amended. Amendments to this Policy will be effective as soon as the amended Policy is available on or through the Website.

 

For questions or comments please contact us by e-mail at [email protected], or by post to the following address: Keizersgracht 424, 1016GC Amsterdam.

 

What are cookies and similar technologies?

Cookies are a standard part of websites. They enable us to store small amounts of data on your computer or device. This allows us to gain insight into the parts of the Website that are commonly used, and the parts that can be improved. We also use other technologies which are similar to cookies to do this, such as Flash Local Shared Objects (also called Flash cookies) or pixel tags.

You can choose whether to allow the use of cookies and similar technologies via your browser, or by adjusting your settings for the Website (as described in paragraph 3 of this Policy). Please note that if you choose to disable cookies and similar technologies, the Website may work less well and certain parts of the Website may not work at all.

 

Which cookies and similar technologies do we use?

In this section we list the different types of cookies and similar technologies used on the Website. Our Privacy Policy applies, in addition to this Policy, to the extent that your personal information is collected through cookies and similar technologies,

 

Necessary Cookies. Necessary cookies allow you to visit the Website and use its content. Without necessary cookies, the Website will not work, or will not work as well as we would like it to, and you may not be able to use all parts of the Website.

 

Name

Purpose

Retention period

Placed by

CART

Retains visitor’s shopping basket information

60 minutes

Girav BV

CATEGORY_INFO

Retains page category information in order to load the page quicker

60 minutes

Girav BV

COMPARE

The items in the visitor’s ‘compare products’ list

60 minutes

Girav BV

CUSTOMER

The visitor’s client ID (encrypted)

60 minutes

Girav BV

CUSTOMER_AUTH

Indicates whether visitor is logged in

60 minutes

Girav BV

CUSTOMER_INFO

Visitor’s client group (encrypted)

60 minutes

Girav BV

EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE

Caching on or off

60 minutes

Girav BV

FRONTEND

Visitor’s session ID

60 minutes

Girav BV

GUEST-VIEW

Indicates whether guests may change orders

60 minutes

Girav BV

LAST_CATEGORY

Visitor’s last-visited category

60 minutes

Girav BV

LAST_PRODUCT

Visitor’s last-viewed product

60 minutes

Girav BV

NEWMESSAGE

Indicates a new message

60 minutes

Girav BV

NO_CACHE

Indicates whether information may be stored in the cache

60 minutes

Girav BV

PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART

A link, with information about the shopping basket and products viewed

60 minutes

Girav BV

RECENTLYCOMPARED

Visitor’s recently-viewed product comparisons

60 minutes

Girav BV

STF

Information about products emailed on by visitor

60 minutes

Girav BV

STORE

Visitor’s selected store view and language

60 minutes

Girav BV

USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE

Indicates whether visitor has given permission for storage of cookies

60 minutes

Girav BV

VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS

Recently-viewed product IDs

60 minutes

Girav BV

WISHLIST

Products added to wish list (encrypted)

60 minutes

Girav BV

WISHLIST_CNT

Number of products added to the wish list

60 minutes

Girav BV

 

Preference cookies.  Preference cookies keep track of your choices and preferences, and allow us to remember your language or other settings and to adapt the Website accordingly.

 

Name

Purpose

Retention period

Placed by

 

 

 

 

  

Social Media Cookies.  Social media cookies collect information about your use of social media

 

Name

Purpose

Retention period

Placed by

 

 

 

 

 

Analytics Cookies. Analytics cookies collect data about the quality and effectiveness of the website and about your use of it. This allows us to improve the functioning of the website. Analytics cookies, for example, allow us to detect the most-visited pages of the website and which advertisements lead to purchase of a product. This allows us to recognise general patterns in the use of the Website, but not in your specific use of the Website. For example, we use these cookies to analyse traffic to and from the Website, but we do not do this at an individual level.

 

Name

Purpose

Retention period

Placed by

_ga, utma, utmb, utmc, utmv, utmz

Measures Website use via Google Analytics

2 years

Girav BV

_gid

Measures Website use via Google Analytics

2 days

Girav BV

_vwo_uuid, _vis_opt, debug_vis_id

For carrying out tests on the Website to improve user-friendliness

1 year

VWO

 

Click here for the privacy policy of VWO

 

Marketing Cookies. Marketing cookies are used to display advertisements that are tailored to your interests, or to manage our advertisements. These cookies collect information about your use of the Website and other websites in order to provide you with targeted advertisements.

 

Name

Purpose

Retention period

Placed by

Fr

Display of relevant ads on Facebook, on the basis of products viewed

3 months

Facebook

 

Click here for the privacy policy of Facebook

IDE

Display of relevant ads on Doubleclick network, on the basis of products viewed

2 years

Doubleclick

 

Click here for more information on Doubleclick cookies

MUID

Display of relevant ads on Bing network, on the basis of products viewed

2 years

Bing

 

Click here for the privacy policy of Bing

CONSENT

Display of relevant ads on Google Adwords, on the basis of products viewed

20 years

Google

 

Click here for more information on cookies from Google

NID

Display of relevant ads on Google Adwords, on the basis of products viewed

6 months

Google

 

Click here for more information on cookies from Google

_pk_id

Personalisation of content on the basis of Website use with Datatrics

2 years

Girav BV

Click here for the privacy policy of Datatrics

_pk_ses

Personalisation of content on the basis of Website use with Datatrics

End of session

Girav BV

Click here for the privacy policy of Datatrics

 

Google Analytics. We use Google Analytics, which uses cookies and similar technologies to collect and analyse information about the use of the Website and report on activities and trends. Google Analytics may also collect information about your use of other websites, apps, and other online content. You can find more information about Google Analytics at www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/, and you can disable Google Analytics by downloading the add-on for your browser at: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

 

 

Browsing or Device Information. Certain information is automatically collected by your browser or device, such as your Media Access Control (MAC) address, computer type (for example, Windows or Apple), screen resolution, operating system type and version, device manufacturer and model, language, browser type and the name and version of the Website you are using. We use this information to ensure the proper functioning of the Website.

 

Location. We collect the location of your device through, for example, satellite, mobile phone or Wi-Fi signals. We use the location of your device to provide you with personalised services and content, depending on your location. We share your device location with our marketing partners to enable them to better personalise ads and study the effectiveness of their ads. In some cases, you may allow or deny sharing of your location on your device. Please note that if you refuse to share your location, we and our marketing partners may not be able to provide you with personalised services and content.

 

How do I handle cookies and similar technologies?

You can change your settings for cookies and similar technologies here. In addition, you can allow or refuse the use of cookies by the Website by adjusting the settings of your browser. More information on how to adjust these settings can be found on the website of the provider of your browser, or via the 'help' menu. For information about frequently used browsers you can also visit here. Please note that if you disable cookies and similar technologies, not all parts of the Website may work as intended.

If you want to delete the cookies stored by the websites you visit, you can use one of the following programs to delete these cookies: