What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that is placed on to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. It allows us to recognize your device and store some information about your preferences or past actions. Cookies can make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you. Cookies cannot access any other information on your computer.
Types of cookies used
We use the following two types of cookies:
- Persistent / Permanent cookies: Persistent cookies helps us recognise you as an existing user, so it’s easier for you to return to ur website without signing in again. After signing in, the persistent cookies stay on your browser and will be read when you return to our website. These remain on your computer/device for a pre-defined period.
- Session cookies: Session cookies only last for as long as the session exists (they get erased when the user closes the browser).
|Cookie name||Description||Cookie category||Expiry|
|__cfduid||Used by the content network, Cloudflare, to identify trusted web traffic||Necessary||29 days|
|cid||This cookie is necessary for making credit card transactions on the website. The service is provided by Stripe.com which allows online transactions without storing any credit card information.||Necessary||1 day|
|t3D||This cookie is part of a bundle of cookies which serve the purpose of content delivery and presentation. The cookies keep the correct state of font, blog /picture sliders, color themes and other website settings.||Necessary||Persistent|
|tADe||This cookie is part of a bundle of cookies which serve the purpose of content delivery and presentation. The cookies keep the correct state of font, blog /picture sliders, color themes and other website settings.||Necessary||Persistent|
|tADu||This cookie is part of a bundle of cookies which serve the purpose of content delivery and presentation. The cookies keep the correct state of font, blog /picture sliders, color themes and other website settings.||Necessary||Persistent|
|_ga||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how visitor uses the website.||Statistics||2 years|
|_gat||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.||Statistics||1 day|
|_gid||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how visitor uses the website.||Statistics||1 day|
|Collect||Used to send data to Google Analytics about visitor's device and behaviour. Tracks visitor across devices and marketing channels.||Statistics||Session|
|_/ad/#/pixel||Collects data on user behaviour and interaction in order to optimize the website and make advertisement on the website more relevant.||Marketing||Session|
|__hssc||Collects statistical data related to the user's website visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded. The purpose is to segment the website's users according to factors such as demographics and geographical location, in order to enable media and marketing agencies to structure and understand their target groups to enable customised online advertising.||Marketing||1 day|
|__hssrc||Collects statistical data related to the user's website visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded. The purpose is to segment the website's users according to factors such as demographics and geographical location, in order to enable media and marketing agencies to structure and understand their target groups to enable customised online advertising.||Marketing||Session|
|__hstc||Collects statistical data related to the user's website visits, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded. The purpose is to segment the website's users according to factors such as demographics and geographical location, in order to enable media and marketing agencies to structure and understand their target groups to enable customised online advertising.||Marketing||1 year|
|__ptq.gif||Sends data to the marketing platform Hubspot about the visitor's device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.||Marketing||Session|
|_fbp||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||Marketing||3 months|
|_gcl_au||Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services.||Marketing||3 months|
|AA003||Collects information on user behaviour on multiple websites. This information is used in order to optimize the relevance of advertisement on the website.||Marketing||3 months|
|ads/ga-audiences||Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor's online behaviour across websites.||Marketing||Session|
|ATN||Targets ads based on behavioural pro filing and geographical location.||Marketing||2 years|
|fr||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||Marketing||3 months|
|https://cx.atdmt.com/||Sets a unique ID for the visitor, that allows third party advertisers to target the visitor with relevant advertisement. This pairing service is provided by third party advertisement hubs, which facilitates real-time bidding for advertisers.||Marketing||Session|
|hubspotutk||Keeps track o f a visitor's identity. This cookie is passed to the marketing platform HubSpot on form submission and used when de-duplicating contacts.||Marketing||1 year|
|IDE||Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.||Marketing||1 year|
|test_cookie||Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.||Marketing||1 day|
|tr||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.||Marketing||Session|
- Preferences: Cookies allow our website to remember information about you that changes the way the site behaves or looks, such as your preferred language or the region you are in. Remembering your preferences enables us to personalise and display advertisements and other contents for you.
- Security / Optimisation: Cookies allow us to maintain security by authenticating users, preventing fraudulent use of login credentials and protecting user data from unauthorized parties. We may use certain types of cookies which allow us to block many types of attacks, such as attempts to steal content from the forms present on our website.
- Processing: Cookies enable the website to work efficiently. Basis such cookies, we are able to deliver services that a website visitor expects, like navigating around web pages or accessing secure areas of the website.
- Communication: We may use information collected via cookies to communicate with you, for sending newsletters, seeking your opinion and feedback and providing you services and promotional materials.
Basis for lawful processing of cookies:
We process your cookies with your explicit consent. You can accept the cookies to be placed on your browser by clicking on the Allow Cookies or I Agree button. We seek to renew your consent every 12 months from the date of obtaining the consent.
The Company will perform quarterly review of the cookie scan report to ascertain the count of identified cookies along with unclassified cookies, which would be classified and assigned a purpose using manual intervention within 07 days of extraction of the report. The consent of the visitors to the website to store necessary cookies, statistics cookies, marketing cookies and other categories of cookies post classification will be sought online through a pop-up alert to regularize the same.
How do I turn off the cookies or withdraw my consent?
Your Privacy rights and whom to contact: