Cookie Policy

1. Use of cookies

Scotch & Soda's website http://www.scotch-soda.com/ ("Website") may use cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile device by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide web services and functionalities for the users. For example, they enable you to use Scotch & Soda's shopping carts, to improve your experience on the Website and to collect analytical information of your browsing on the Website. Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies. A persistent cookie consists of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date). A session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

2. Website cookies

The table below explains the website cookies (also profiling cookies) we use at our Website, why we use them and how long the different cookies are stored on your computer or mobile device.

Cookie Name Function and purpose Expiry date
dwsid, dwsecuretoken, dwanonymous, dwac Demandware Analytics This cookie is used to help administer and optimize the e-commerce portions of our Website. After 24 months (persistent).

3. Third party cookies

The table below explains the third party cookies we use and why we use them and how long the different cookies are stored on your computer or mobile device. These cookies are set by a third party and not by this Website.

Cookie Name Function and purpose Expiry date
_sgntp, _sgnts Api.sagent.io This cookie is used to track and collect click behaviour on our Website, which is subsequently processed into a personal profile. Click behaviour is interpreted as e.g. tracking events and/or page views of a specific online customer to record whether it engages with a specific link, image and/or product. After 30 days (persistent)
utma, utmb, utmc, utmv en utmz Dynamic Google Remarketing This cookie is used to personalize online ads based on past actions of our online customers. After 2 years (persistent)
igodigitaltc2, igodigitalst, igodigitalstdomain IGoDigital This cookie is used to capture customer behavior to improve the quality of the experience of our online customers, including enhanced browsing experiences. After 60 days (persistent)
_ga, _gat Google Analytics This cookie is used to collect analytical information on our online customers. See below for more information. After 24 months (persistent)
id, _drt_, __gads DoubleClick This cookie is used to control online advertising and for re-targeting, optimization, reporting and attribution of online adverts. After 30 days (persistent)
utag_main Tealium This is a tag management tool. (persistent)
_lo_rid, _lo_u, _lo_v, __lotr, __cfduid Lucky Orange This cookie is used to help improve usability and the customer experience. Lucky Orange may record mouse clicks, mouse movements and scrolling activity. Lucky Orange may record keystroke information that online customers enter on the Website. After 12 months (persistent)
utma, utmb, utmc, utmv en utmz Google AdWords Conversion This cookie is an analytics service provided that connects data from the Google AdWords advertising network with actions performed on the Website. After 12 months (persistent)
_hjUserId Hotjar This cookie is used to collect analytical information on our online customers. 1 year (persistent)
optimizely_newuser, optimizelySegments, optimizelyEndUserId, optimizelyBuckets, optimizelyPendingLogEvents Optimizely 10 years (persistent)
Facebook This cookie is used to control online advertising and for re-targeting, optimization, and reporting of online adverts More info

4. Google Analytics

This Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google").
Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the Website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the Website provider, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Website, compiling reports on Website activity and providing other services relating to Website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of Google Analytics by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this Website. Furthermore, you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB#. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/.

5. Managing cookies

You can turn off all cookies, in case you prefer not to receive them, and you can have your computer warn you whenever cookies are being used. Disabling cookies may prevent some web services from working correctly: it can limit the functionality of the Website and it's possible that you do not have access to some of the features on the Website. To turn off all cookies, or to receive a warning whenever cookies are being used, you can deselect each of the above mentioned cookies.
You can also adjust your browser settings to manage cookies. Most web browsers allow control of the above listed cookies through the browser settings. Please note that if cookie settings in your browser are changed this may influence the functionality of the Website. You can adjust your browser settings to delete certain cookies or prevent them where you have not given express permission for them to be stored on your computer or mobile device. Visit the "help" section of your browser for how to manage your cookie settings, or follow the links below: Internet Explorer: http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cookies/en
Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Cookies
Google Chrome: http://www.google.com/support/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647
Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH5042
Opera: http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/
Adobe (plug-in for flash cookies): http://www.adobe.com/security/flashplayer/articles/lso/

There are also software products available that can manage cookies for you. You can also use https://www.ghostery.com to accept or refuse each cookie used by our Website.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.aboutcookies.org/ or http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.

6. Privacy policy and cookies policy

This Cookies policy constitutes an inseparable part of our Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy of this Website.

7. Contact us

This Website is owned and operated by Scotch & Soda E-commerce B.V., Jacobus Spijkerdreef 20 -24, 2132PZ Hoofddorp, the Netherlands.

If you have any questions about our cookies or this Cookie Policy, please contact us at info@scotch-soda.com.