Ulbrich Group cookie guidelines.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file that stores Internet settings. Nearly all websites use cookie technology.
This technology is downloaded by your internet browser the first time you visit a website. The next time you access this website from the same device, the cookie and the information stored in it is either sent back to the site that generated it (first-party cookie) or to a different website to which it belongs (third-party cookie). This enables the website to recognise whether you have already accessed the site through this browser and, in many cases, it may then vary the content displayed.
Some cookies can be extremely useful, because they improve the user experience when you return to a site you have already visited several times. As long as you use the same terminal and the same browser, cookies will remember your preferences for the site, for example, and make the offers displayed more relevant to your personal interests and needs. Depending on their function and purpose, cookies can be divided into four categories *: essential cookies; performance cookies; functional cookies; and cookies for marketing purposes.
Depending on their function and purpose, cookies can be divided into four categories *: essential cookies; performance cookies; functional cookies; and cookies for marketing purposes.Essential cookies
Essential cookies are needed so that you can navigate a website and use its features. Without these cookies, functionalities cannot be guaranteed - for example, actions taken during a visit (e.g. text entry or vehicle configuration) may not be preserved when navigating between different pages of the site.Functional cookies
Performance cookies collect information about the way a website is used – about which pages a visitor accesses the most and whether error messages are displayed by a particular page. These cookies do not store any information that allows identification of the user. The information collected is aggregated and anonymous. These cookies are solely used to improve the performance of a website and the user experience.Cookies for marketing purposes
Cookies for marketing purposes are used to generate more targeted advertisements that are relevant for the user and tailored to their interests. They are also used to limit the frequency of occurrence of an ad and measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. They register whether people visit a website or not. This information may be shared with third parties, such as advertisers. Cookies for better targeting of advertising are often linked with page functions by third parties.
Managing and deleting cookies.
You can also block and delete cookies by altering your browser settings. Most browsers allow you to manage your cookies by either accepting or rejecting all cookies or accepting only certain types of cookies. The procedure for managing and deleting cookies can be found in the browser’s integrated help function.
Performance cookies: user tracking.
Our website uses Google technology to collect information about how users interact with the site and its content. ULBRICH uses this information to ensure that the site offers added value for visitors – for example, through content tailored to your individual needs.
The use of Google involves collecting data through Google Analytics and Google Tag Management that is then processed and stored anonymously at Google computer centres in Europe. If you wish to opt out of data acquisition by Google entirely, you may do so by completing the opt-out process on the Google website: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.
If you delete all your cookies, you will need to perform the opt-out process again. The same applies if you visit this site from another computer. If your security settings are too high and the cookie is blocked, we will be unable to fulfil your opt-out request. In this case, you will be notified accordingly and should repeat the opt-out process with lower security settings.