Cookie policy – Abloy.com

What is a cookie?

A ‘cookie’ is a small text file containing information which is stored on your device during your visit to our website – the period for which a cookie is stored varies depending on its nature. They help us provide you with the best possible experience when you visit our website, by enabling some of its core functionality, as well as provide us with anonymized data that helps us enhance your experience on our site.

What cookies do we use?

www.abloy.com uses different categories of cookies to provide you with the best possible user experience as described throughout this page.

ESSENTIAL COOKIES

These cookies are necessary for our website to function. They are usually set in response to your actions on our site, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms.

 

Cookie

Description

Duration

__epiXSRF

This cookie is used to protect users against cross-site request forgery (XSRF).

 

Session (until you close your browser)

accepted-cookies

This cookie is used to track if you have accepted the use of cookies.

 

2 years

FormCookie

This cookie keeps track of whether the user responded to a specific form or not.

 

1 year

redirecturl

This cookie is used to link to the correct URL from the splash screen.

 

1 year

ASP.NET_SessionId

This cookie is only used on websites with a login area. It is required to identify requests from the same browser during a limited session time window when browsing the website.

 

Session (until you close your browser)

.LoginC, EPiDPCKEY, .ASPXRoles

These three cookies are used to allow login, access and permissions on websites with a login area.

Session (until you close your browser)

 

1.2.2. FUNCTIONAL COOKIES

We set functional cookies to remember settings you make on this website, such as your language preferences.

 

Cookie

Description

Duration

selectedLanguage

This cookie is used to track the visitor's preferred language preference

1 year

 

If you do not allow those cookies, some of those settings may not function properly.

 

1.2.3. PERFORMANCE COOKIES

We work continuously to improve www.abloy.com’s contents, functionality and navigation for you. To do this we use analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Eloqua which help us understand how users navigate around the site on an anonymous and aggregated level and improve the relevance of our contents.

 

Cookie

Description

Duration

_ga

This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It 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.

2 years

_gid

This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish users.

 

24 hours

_gat

This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.

 

1 minute

collect

This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor's device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.

 

Session (until you close your browser)

ELOQUA, ELQSTATUS, visitor/v200/svrGP.aspx

These cookies are used by Eloqua in order to recognize a return visitor as a unique user. They are also used to prefill forms with existing contact information. These cookies themselves do not contain any personal information. We do link the information we store in cookies to any personally identifiable information you submit while on our site. 

2 years each

 

If you do not allow those cookies, we will not know that you have visited our website and will not be able monitor its performance and the quality and relevance of its contents to you.

THIRD PARTY COOKIES

Content we embed on our website from other sources, such as maps, social media services and videos may store cookies on your device.

We may also set advertising cookies on our site through our advertising partners such as Google, and Facebook. Those are used by our partners to show you adverts that are relevant to your interests on other websites.

 

Cookie

 

Description

 

Duration

 

 

 

Facebook:

 

We use Facebook on some of our pages. Facebook sets cookies on pages with that integration.

 

 

fr

 

This cookie is used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.

 

3 months

tr

 

This cookie is used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.

 

Session (until you close your browser) 

 

If you do not allow those cookies, you may experience issues with website functionality provided through third parties, and will experience less relevant advertising when you navigate away from our website.

 

How do I turn off cookies?

ESSENTIAL COOKIES

Essential cookies cannot be turned off since without them, our website won’t work and that would frustrate both you and us.

FUNCTIONAL COOKIES

We don’t collect personal data through functional cookies but if you’d like to opt-out, you may set your browser to automatically reject the storage of cookies.

PERFORMANCE COOKIES

We don’t collect personal data through performance cookies but if you’d like to opt-out, you may download & install Google Analytics’ Opt-Out browser add-on which is available for all major browsers and read more about it on Google’s support site.

THIRD PARTY COOKIES

To opt-out from third party cookies, you can adjust your preferences by changing your web browser’s settings to reject the storage of third party cookies.

Want to know more?

You can adjust your preferences for all cookie categories by changing your web browser’s settings to automatically reject the storage of cookies or to inform you when a website wants to store cookies on your computer. Depending on the selected browser settings, some cookie-based website functionality may stop working and negatively impact your experience on our website.

If you have already visited our site and previously agreed to the use of cookies, you can revoke cookie consent and clear those from your device through your web browser settings. Browser specific information on how to achieve this can be found in your browser’s support pages or on www.allaboutcookies.org, which provides a comprehensive how-to guide per browser and a wealth of information about cookies. You can also contact us with any questions at privacy@abloy.com