2. What are cookies?
“Cookies” are small data files that are stored temporarily or permanently on your computer or other device by the server of a website via the browser. Cookies contain a unique code that will recognise your browser when you visit the website (this is referred to as a “session cookie”) or during subsequent visits or use of the website (this is referred to as a “permanent cookie”, although this does not imply that it is actually stored permanently). Cookies help to simplify, complete and personalise the use of a website.
We may also employ comparable tags and trackers that use the processing and storage capacity of your computer or other device in different ways. To make things easier these tags and trackers are also referred to as “cookies” in this document.
The freva.com Website uses different types of cookies, categorised into “standard cookies” and “other cookies”.
3.1 “Standard cookies”
This category comprises the following types of cookies, which only have a limited impact on the privacy of visitors to the Website:
Functional cookies: these cookies enable you to navigate our websites and apps and use their functionalities (including your shopping cart and privacy settings). They also facilitate the operation of the Website, for example by remembering usernames, passwords and preferences – such as language settings.
Performance cookies: these cookies collect data on the use of our Website such as the number of visitors, which web pages are popular and the time visitors spend on a specific web page. Data on the behaviour of our users enables us to improve our Website and apps, and optimise and personalise the individual user experience. The information generated on your behaviour as a user of our Website is then used, for example, anonymously via Google Analytics (“analytical cookies”). For further information on how Google uses your data visit: https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites?hl=en
3.2 “Other cookies”
freva.com will ask your permission to use “other cookies”. This category comprises the following types of cookies:
Advert cookies: your surfing behaviour, demographic and user data will enable us to make our adverts more efficient and better adapted to your specific interests. The cookies and other tools of the Google (DoubleClick) and Facebook (Custom Audience) advertising networks also enable us to show you adverts for freva.com products and services that may be of interest to you on websites belonging to these networks.
3.3 Implementation on our websites
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to our site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
4. Cookies management
We will always ask for your permission before adding “other cookies”. You can give your consent by continuing to use the Website or by clicking on the relevant button in the cookie banner.
You can delete previously installed cookies from your computer or mobile device by updating your browser settings at any time. But remember that if you disable all cookies in your browser settings, you will also disable necessary/functional cookies, resulting in limited Website functionality. The following website describes the method used to refuse or disable cookies for the most commonly used browsers: www.allaboutcookies.org.