Use of Cookies

What are Cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of data stored on a visitor's website browser. They are typically used to track user settings and actions they have taken on a site.

A & K, Art and Kraft uses cookies for many important reasons, such as:

  • To provide a great experience for our visitors and customers.

  • To identify our registered members (users who registered on our website).

  • To monitor and analyse the performance, operation and effectiveness of the Wix's website platform.

  • To ensure our platform is secure and safe to use. 

TYPES OF COOKIES

Cookies can be classified according to their type, duration and category. We at A & K, Art and Kraft use:

  • First-party cookies: Cookies that Wix places on our website. 

  • Third-party cookies: Cookies that are placed and used by third parties such as Google Analytics. 

More information about Cookies below:

 

Duration:

  • Session (transient) cookies: These cookies are erased when site visitors close their browsers and are not used to collect information from their computers. They typically store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user.

  • Persistent (permanent or stored) cookies: These cookies are stored on a site visitor's hard drive until they expire (at a set expiration date) or until they are deleted. These cookies are used to collect identifying information about the user, such as web surfing behaviour or user preferences for a specific site.


Category:

  • Strictly necessary cookies: These are the cookies that let your visitors browse through your site. They are also necessary for security reasons. 

  • Functional cookies: These cookies "remember" registered visitors/customers in order to improve their user experience. 

By accepting the Cookies button on www.aandkart.com you as a Customer or Visitor agree to the following:

A & K, Art and Kraft use first party cookies on our website www.aandkart.com these are: 

  • Cookies, hs & XSRF-TOKEN last a website session and are used for Security reasons.

  • Cookie SSR-caching last a website session and indicate how a site is rendered. 

  • Cookie svSession duration are persistent (Two years) and identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on the website.

A & K, Art and Kraft use First party cookies on our website www.aandkart.com these are: 

  • Cookie _ga is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default, it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners.

  • Cookie _gid is associated with Google Universal Analytics. It stores and updates a unique value for each page visited.

  • Cookie _gat is associated with Google Universal Analytics. It is used to throttle the request rate and it expires after 1 minute.

 

If you do not wish to accept Cookies whilst browsing:

You can change your cookie preferences at any time by accessing our cookie preferences screen. Alternatively, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

 

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

To opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Please note however, that by blocking or deleting cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the website.

Legal basis for processing

We process information about you contained in or obtained from essential cookies in our legitimate interests (Article 6(1)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation).

Legitimate interests

Ensuring our site functions properly and providing you with the online services you have requested.