WHAT ARE “COOKIES”?
Cookies are small text files that are usually composed of letters and numbers, and that are stored on your computer (or other devices, such as smartphones or tablets) by the websites you visit via your browser. Cookies contain none of the visitor’s personal data, such as name, gender or address.
They are created by the servers that manage the website that you visit, and allow the server to detect when the visitor visits the same website. In a way, cookies can be regarded as identity cards showing the website owner that the same visitor has visited the website before.
HOW DOES FACTORY USE THIRD PARTY COOKIES?
FACTORY also uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics, uses third party cookies to analyze how the visitors use the website through statistical information/reports. For more information (including options for turning off cookies) on Google Analytics, please visit:: https://www.google.com/intl/tr/policies/privacy/#infocollect
Follow the steps below to obtain information on cookies based on the browser you use, and to choose whether to allow or disable them:
If you disable persistent cookies or session cookies, you can still use the website, although some its features may not be available, or your access may be limited.
TYPES OF COOKIES
Types of cookies based on duration: Depending on the duration of use, session cookies or persistent cookies are used on by the websites, mobile applications and mobile websites operated by FACTORY. Session cookies are deleted after you close the browser. Persistent cookies are stored on your hard drive for a long time or indefinitely.
Types of cookies based on the cookie owner or the party setting the cookies: Depending on the party setting the cookies, both “FACTORY cookies (first party cookies)” and “third party cookies” are used on the websites of FACTORY-operated platforms. FACTORY cookies are set by Kavlak Law Firm, while third party cookies are managed by the third party companies with which we collaborate.
Types of cookies based on their purpose: Technical cookies, authentication cookies, personalization cookies and analytical cookies are used in accordance with their purpose on the websites of the e-commerce platforms operated by FACTORY. FACTORY uses these cookies to analyze information regarding the browser, resolution, and times and frequency of the visits, and uses the data to improve the website’s performance, to facilitate its use and to provide an improved visitor experience.
Session cookies are temporary cookies that are used for the duration of a visitor’s visit to the website, and are deleted after the browser is closed.
The main purpose of such cookies is to ensure that the website is functioning properly during your visits.
Persistent cookies are used to improve the functionality of the website and to provide a faster and better service to our visitors. They are used to remember visitor preferences, and are stored on the device through the browsers.
By checking for the presence of any cookies created by the website, persistent cookies determine if you have visited the website before using the same device, and displays content accordingly, providing a customized experience.
|Technical Cookies||Technical cookies are essential for the functioning of the website and the identification of broken pages or sections.|
|Analytical Cookies||Analytical cookies produce analytic data, such as the number of the visitors to the website, the pages viewed on the website, the visiting times and the swipes through the pages.|
The table below provides information on the cookies used on the FACTORY website.
|Cookie Provider||Name of the Cookie||Purpose of the Cookie||Duration of the Cookie|
|Hotjar||_hjid||Used to distinguish users.||1 year|
|Hotjar||_hjFirstSeen||Used to identify the first session of the user.||30 minutes|
|_ga||Used to distinguish users.||2 years|
|_gid||Used to distinguish users.||24 hours|
|_gat_gtag_UA_*||Used to distinguish users.||1 minute|
|Cloudflare||_cfduid||Helps identify ill-intentioned visitors.||30 days|
|_fbp||Used by Facebook to offer a number of advertisement products, such as real-time bids from third-party advertisers.||3 months|