Cookies Notice

Date: 05 Feb 2018

EmergeTech, Inc. and its affiliates (“EmergeTech”, “we”, “our”, and “us”) aims to make your online experience and interaction with our websites as informative, relevant and supportive as possible. One way of achieving this is to use cookies or similar techniques which store information about your visit to our website (the “Site”) on your computer, mobile device or other device (collectively, “Device”). We feel that it is very important that you know what cookies the Site uses and for what purposes to protect your privacy while ensuring the Site’s user-friendliness. This is a statement about privacy and our use of cookies, not a contract or agreement.

1. What Are Cookies?

Cookies are pieces of information stored directly on the computer you are using. We may use cookies and other similar information-gathering techniques, such as pixel tags, web beacons, clear GIFs, etc. For consistency’s sake, each of these techniques shall be referred to collectively as “cookies.”

2. Why Are These Cookies Used?

Cookies can be used for many different purposes related to the collection of information, including such as browser type, time spent on this Site, pages visited, and language preferences. For example, cookies can be used to show that you have visited the Site before and to identify which parts of the Site you might be most interested in. Cookies also improve your online experience by storing your preferences during your visit to the Site. We and our service providers use the information for security purposes, to facilitate navigation, and display information more effectively. In addition, we use cookies to gather statistical information about Site usage in order to continually improve its design and functionality, understand how individuals use it, and to assist us with resolving questions regarding it.

3. Cookies From Third Parties

Third parties may also store cookies on your computer during your visit to the Site. These indirect cookies are similar to direct cookies but come from a different domain (i.e., not related to EmergeTech, Inc.) than the one you are visiting.

4. Do Not Track Signals

Your selection of the “Do Not Track” option provided by your browser may not have any effect on our collection of cookie information for analytic and internal purposes. The only way to completely opt out of the collection of any information through cookies or other tracking technology is to actively management the settings on your browser or Device to delete and disable cookies and other tracking/recording tools. You may accept all, or certain, cookies. If you do disable our cookies in your browser settings, you may find that certain sections of the Site do not work. For example, you may have difficulties logging in or making purchases.

You can find additional information on how to alter your cookie settings for the browser that you use from the following list:

We may also use Flash cookies on the Site. Flash cookies may be removed by managing your Flash Player settings. Depending on the version of the browser and media player you use, you may be able to manage Flash cookies with your browser. You may manage Flash cookies by visiting Adobe’s website. Please be aware that restricting the use of Flash cookies may affect the features available to you.

5. Additional Information About The Type Of Cookies Used On The Site

This Site is only for personal, or your internal business, use. You may not use this Site for other commercial purposes or in any way that is unlawful, or harms us or any other person or entity, as determined in our sole discretion.

Cookies that Ensure the Site Functions Properly

These cookies are necessary to make it possible to view the Site and use the Site’s functionality, such as accessing protected areas of the Site. Without these cookies, such functions, including shopping baskets and electronic payment, are not possible.

We use these cookies for:

  1. Remembering information that you add to your shopping basket during online purchasing
  2. Remembering information that you fill in on various pages when paying or ordering so that you do not have to provide your information multiple times
  3. Passing on information from one page to the next, for instance, if you are completing a long survey or if you need to provide a large amount of information for an online order
  4. Storing preferences such as language, location, search results, etc.
  5. Storing settings for optimal video display, such as buffer size and your screen’s resolution details
  6. Reading your browser settings so that we can display the Site optimally on your screen
  7. Identifying misuse of the Site, for example, by recording several consecutive failed log-in attempts
  8. Loading the Site evenly so it remains accessible
  9. Offering the option of storing log-in details so that you do not have to enter them every time
  10. Making it possible to place a reaction on the Site

Cookies that Enable Us to Measure Website Usage

These cookies gather information about users’ visits to the Site, such as which pages are visited often and whether users receive error messages. These cookies allow us to make the structure, navigation and content of the Site as user-friendly as possible. We do not link the statistics and other reports to people.

We use these cookies for:

  1. Recording the number of visitors to the Site
  2. Recording the length of time each visitor spends on the Site
  3. Determining the order in which a visitor visits various pages on the Site
  4. Assessing which parts of the Site need to be improved
  5. Optimizing the Site

Cookies for Displaying Advertisements

The Site may display advertisements or video messages to you, which may use cookies.

We use these cookies for:

  1. Recording which advertisements you have already seen so that you are shown a variety of advertisements when visiting the Site
  2. Keeping track of how many visitors click on an advertisement
  3. Analyzing how many orders are placed by way of the advertisementEven if such cookies are not used, you may still be shown advertisements that do not utilize cookies.

Cookies for Behavior-Related Content of a Web Page

We strive to provide users with information on the Site that is relevant to them. We therefore use cookies to acquire a picture of your likely interest on the basis of those portions of the Site that you visit in order to develop a segmented profile. Based on these interests, we then adapt the content on the Site and the advertisements you see for various groups of users. Third parties that set cookies via the Site may also try to determine your interests in this way. In this case, the information about your current Site visit may be combined with information from previous visits to websites other than ours.

These cookies make it possible for us to:

  1. Record your visit to the Site and, as a result, to assess your interests
  2. Analyze whether you have clicked on certain advertisements
  3. Share information about your web surfing behavior with other websites
  4. Allow third parties to display relevant advertisements
  5. Display more interesting advertisements on the basis of your social media usage

Cookies for Sharing the Content of the Site via Social Media

The articles, pictures and videos that you look at on the Site can be shared and liked via social media by means of buttons. Cookies from social media sites are used to enable these buttons to function so that the social media sites recognize you when you wish to share content from the Site.

These cookies make it possible for Site visitors who are logged in to their social media accounts to share certain content from the Site directly to their social media pages.

The social media sites may also collect your personal information for their own purposes. We have no influence over how these parties make use of your personal data. For more information regarding the cookies set by social media sites and the possible data the collect, please refer to the privacy statement(s) made by the social media sites themselves.

6. Updates And Contacting Us

We may amend this Cookie Notice from time to time, for example, because the Site or the rules relating to cookies change. We reserve the right to amend the content of the Cookie Notice and the cookies discussed herein at any time and without notice. The revised Cookie Notice will be effective upon posting. If you do not agree to the revised Cookie, you should alter your preferences, or consider not using the Site. By continuing to access or make use of the Site after the changes become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Cookie Notice. You can consult this webpage for the latest version.

If you have any further questions and/or comments, please contact us.