Cookies in use in this site.

A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that the website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the website. The cookie will collect information relating to your use of our sites, information about your device such as the device’s IP address and browser type, demographic data and, if you arrived at our site via a link from third party site, the URL of the linking page.

Cookies record information about your online preferences and help us to tailor our websites to your interests. Information provided by cookies can help us to analyze your use of our sites and help us to provide you with a better user experience.

Cookies are either ‘session’ or ‘persistent’ cookies, depending on how long they are stored for:

Session cookies are only stored for the duration of your visit to a website and are deleted from your device when you close your browser;

Persistent cookies are saved on your device for a fixed period of time after the browser has closed and are activated each time you visit the website where the cookie was generated.

 

What are the different types of cookies?

Essential or ‘Strictly Necessary’ Cookies

These are cookies which are essential for the running of our websites. Without these cookies, parts of our websites would not function. These cookies do not track where you have been on the internet and do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing purposes.

Functional Cookies

Functional cookies are used to remember your preferences on our websites and to provide enhanced, more personal features. The information collected by these cookies is usually anonymised, so we cannot identify you personally. Functional cookies do not track your internet usage or gather information which could be used for selling advertising.

Analytical Performance Cookies

Analytical performance cookies are used to monitor the performance of our websites, for example, to determine the number of page views and the number of unique users a website has. Web analytics services may be designed and operated by third parties. The information provided by these cookies allows us to analyze patterns of user behavior and we use that information to enhance user experience or identify areas of the website which may require maintenance. The information is anonymous (i.e. it cannot be used to identify you and does not contain personal information such as your name and email address) and it is only used for statistical purposes.

Our cookies help us:

> Make our website work as expected
> Remember your settings during and between visits
> Improve the speed/security of the site
> Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
> Continuously improve our website for you

We do not use cookies to:
> Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
> Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
> Pass data to advertising networks
> Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
> Pay sales commissions

 

Cookies used in this site.

Cookie Name Expires Information
cookie_notice_accepted Persistent Registers the user’s acceptance of the cookies policy
_icl_current_language 1 day Current language used in the web
NID (google.com) 183 days Google maps
.generationrfid.com_ga 1 year Google Analytics:  Used to collect information anonymously about how visitors use the Site. To compile reports and to make improvements
.generationrfid.com_gat 10 minutes Google Universal Analytics. Statistical purposes

 

Third party Cookies

  Cookies Used Information
Google Analytics __utma; __utmb; __utmc; __utmz, __utmt; __utmv __utmc, __utmz, _ga; _gat

Google Analytics: Used to collect information anonymously about how visitors use the Site. To compile reports and to make improvements.

 

Google privacy information:
http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

 

You can opt out of Google Analytics tracking by installing a browser plug-in from:
http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

 

Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies.

We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called analytics programs also tell us if, on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before.

 

Turning Cookies Off.

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies. Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.