What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that most homepages place in the devices with which the users access the internet. They are meant to identify individual devices that were used when accessing the website. Their storage is under complete control of the browser used by the user – he or she can decide to limit it or switch it off.
Why are cookies necessary?
Cookies are essential in ensuring user friendly online services. Without cookies, the most common functions of E-commerce would not be possible. They enable a faster and simpler interaction between the user and the website. With their help, the website remembers the preferences and experience of the individual; this saves time and makes browsing more efficient and pleasant.
With the help of cookies, companies can estimate the effectiveness of their websites' design as well as the suitability of the number and type of advertisements the users are offered on the websites.
List of cookies used on this site
|Name of cookie||Intention||Lifespan||Service|
|PHPSESSID||Website Session||Until the browser closes||Website|
|_utma||Website statistics||2 years||Google Analytics|
|_utmz||Website statistics||6 months||Google Analytics|