Last updated: January 1, 2020
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies improve your browsing experience by:
- Remembering settings, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you visit a new page
- Remembering information that you have provided (e.g. your zip code) so you don’t need to keep entering it
- Analyzing how you use the website to improve the way it works for you and provide value to make sure that you find what you’re looking for easily
- Monitoring the efficiency of our advertising platforms
- First-party cookies: First-party cookies are those set by the Site itself upon you visiting it (e.g. cookies placed by www.pixkeep.com).
- Third-party cookies: Third-party cookies are cookies that are set by a domain other than that of the Site. If you visit the Site and another entity sets a cookie through the Site, this would be a third-party cookie.
- Session cookies: Cookies created and active during a browser session. A browser session starts when you open the browser window and finish when you close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
- Persistent cookies: Cookies that remain on your computer or mobile device until you delete them manually or until they expire. These allow among other aspects, to optimize how information is presented to you through our Site layouts and user interfaces.
TYPES OF COOKIES
WHAT COOKIES DOES PIXKEEP USE?
Generally, the cookies used on this Site can be categorized as follows:
1. Essential cookies - Some cookies are essential for the operation of the Site. For example, some cookies allow us to identify registered users and ensure they can access their user accounts or use other services you have asked for, like shopping baskets or e-billing. Without these cookies, those services cannot be provided. Most of the essential cookies used for this Site are session cookies.
2. Performance Cookies - PixKeep utilizes performance cookies to collect information about how you use our Site – e.g. which pages you visit and if you experience any errors. These cookies do not collect any information that could identify you. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous and is only used to help us improve how our Site works, understand your interests and measure how effective our content is. The performance cookies used on this Site are either session or persistent cookies.
3. Functionality Cookies - PixKeep uses functionality cookies to allow us to remember your preferences and provide enhanced, more personal features. For example, cookies save you the trouble of typing in your username every time you access your user account.
4. Targeting Cookies - These cookies may be set through our Site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
5. Third Party Cookies - PixKeep uses Google Analytics to help it monitor the Site traffic (i.e. number of visitors, the pages they visit and the length of time spent on the Site). We may also use Google and other third party cookies to help us with market research, revenue tracking, improving site functionality and provide support assistance on the Site. You are free to adjust your browser settings to block the use of third party cookies. This may have an effect on the functionality of the Site or parts thereof.
The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.
|Cookie Name||Cookie Description|
|FORM_KEY||Stores randomly generated key used to prevent forged requests.|
|PHPSESSID||Your session ID on the server.|
|GUEST-VIEW||Allows guests to view and edit their orders.|
|PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART||A link to information about your cart and viewing history, if you have asked for this.|
|STF||Information on products you have emailed to friends.|
|STORE||The store view or language you have selected.|
|MAGE-CACHE-SESSID||Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.|
|MAGE-CACHE-STORAGE||Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.|
|MAGE-CACHE-STORAGE-SECTION-INVALIDATION||Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.|
|MAGE-CACHE-TIMEOUT||Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.|
|SECTION-DATA-IDS||Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.|
|PRIVATE_CONTENT_VERSION||Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.|
|X-MAGENTO-VARY||Facilitates caching of content on the server to make pages load faster.|
|MAGE-TRANSLATION-FILE-VERSION||Facilitates translation of content to other languages.|
|MAGE-TRANSLATION-STORAGE||Facilitates translation of content to other languages.|
|GOOGLE ANALYTICS/GOOGLE RELATED||Please see https://www.optimizesmart.com/google-analytics-cookies-ultimate-guide/|
Please note that the above is representational list and not the exhaustive list of cookies. If interested, you may use other specific online tools or browser extensions to identity all cookies installed by our website. For example for Google Chrome, the extension Cookie Inspector list all the cookies that the website uses on the developer console with a new tab for cookies.
HOW DO WE USE YOUR INFORMATION?
We use the personally identifiable information you provide to:
- Provide the features and functionality on our Site
- Fulfill your requests for our products and services
- Communicate with you about the status of your orders
- Respond to inquiries from you about our products and services
- Send you information about our products and services
- Server our internal business requirements of data analysis, audits and other
- Provide information on sales campaigns
- Notify results of sweepstakes, contest, and other promotions on our site
By continuing to use this Site, you are agreeing to PixKeep placing cookies on your computer or mobile device as set forth in this policy. If you do not wish to accept cookies in connection with your use of this Site, you must stop using the Site.
WITHDRAWAL OF YOUR CONSENT
You can withdraw your consent at any time by deleting the cookies using your internet browser settings. For further information about deleting or blocking cookies, please refer to the relevant section on deleting and blocking cookies described in this policy.
HOW TO DELETE AND BLOCK OUR COOKIES
2. Find where cookies are stored. Each browser manages cookies in a different location. For example, in Internet Explorer, you can find them by clicking “Tools” and then “Internet Options.” From there, select “General” and “Browsing history” and “Settings.” In Chrome, choose “Preferences” from the Chrome menu in the navigation bar, which will display your settings. Then expand the “Advanced” option to display “Privacy and security.” From there, open “Content settings” and “Cookies.”
3. Manage your cookies. Every browser gives you a range of options for enabling or deleting cookies. Internet Explorer, for instance, allows you to manage cookies under “Privacy” and “Advanced.” In Chrome, find where cookies are stored as outlined above, then select your management options under “Cookies.”
ADDITIONAL USEFUL INFORMATION
For further information about cookies and online privacy matters, please refer to: