Who is Collecting Cookies?
Any personal data given to or gathered through cookies through the website is controlled by REPL, the data collector.
Types of Cookies Used by REPL:
Generally, a website uses two types of cookies— First-party cookies (set up by our website) and second-party cookies (set up by websites other than www.petrimedca.com)
Cookies are a string of information that we store on the browser or hard drive in your computer or mobile device to identify you uniquely. They are meant to offer an improved browsing experience. You don’t need to provide your details every time whenever you visit the same website.
· First-Party Cookies: (Set up by www.petrimedca.com)
First-party cookies are set up by REPL in the website. They are only purposed to improve the essential functionality in our website. The first-party cookies also comprise of our own web analytics cookies that let us know about the visitors’ behaviour. We use them to learn how our visitors are using our website, thus it helps us improve the functionalities accordingly.
· Third-party cookies (set up by websites other than www.petrimedca.com)
Petrimedca.com doesn’t set third-party cookies in the website. As the name implies, some third parties with whom we work may use this type of cookies for enabling useful services such as online questionnaires or Live Chat, which allows you to ask about the products. Some other advertising agencies we work with may also use the third-party cookies to track your browsing behaviour so that they can place relevant and appropriate advertisements when you visit the website.
· Social media cookies
Our website allows the visitors to share content on social networking platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and other websites. We also embed videos from our YouTube channel. All these social networking websites have their own cookies, we don’t monitor. Before you visit our social media profiles, please read the cookies policies on their websites. Make sure you agree with their cookie policies.
The categories of cookie mentioned above can be further classified based on if they are session or permanent cookies.
· Session cookies
Session cookies become inactive when you either close the browser or remain inactive for a certain time. We use them for our e-commerce portal so you keep on using the website without losing what you have added in the shopping cart.
· Permanent cookies
As the name suggests, permanent cookies remain active even when you close the browser. They are purposed to identify you so that you don’t need to provide your details every time whenever you visit the website.
Several cookies used by our website do some essential functions and help you to browse different pages on the website; for example, when you log in your profile, we combine these details to keep track of the information related to your account.
We use other cookies, which are not necessary, but we use them to know how the website is functioning. They help us know what information our visitors look at first when they visit the website. We also use the cookies to find out the features or functionalities in our website, which are not working properly.
We use some additional cookies to identify our visitors when they come back to our website. They help us know about our visitors’ preferences such as language, region, user name, and other basic information.
We work with some social media online advertising partners like Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, including other third-party publisher websites. These third-party online advertising partners like LinkedIn, Facebook, Google etc. may have their own cookies, and we use these cookies to check if the online advertising is functioning properly or not. They also allow us to know if any of the online advertising platforms has redirected a visitor to www.petrimedca.com.
We may also use the cookies with other information of you as a customer for the profiling and statistical analysis of your preferences you provide while using the website.
How to Manage Cookies:
If you don’t want to allow the website to set cookies on your device, you can manage cookies in the web browser as described below.
Most popular web browsers have the functions to turn off cookies, if you don’t want us to store cookies. Please note that turning off cookies’ preferences may stop you from using some functionalities on our website.
The following links provide information on how to modify the cookies settings on some popular browsers:
Apple Safari – (for iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch users) or (for Mac users)
More information about managing cookies:
If you want to get more details on managing cookies, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org to access a useful resource with a lot of detailed information about cookies.