2. WHAT IS A COOKIE?
Cookies are small text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded and may be stored on your user device e.g. your computer (or other internet enabled devices, such as a smartphone or tablet). At HEINEKEN we may use similar techniques, such as pixels, web beacons and device fingerprints. For the sake of consistency, all these techniques combined will be hereafter referred to as ‘cookies’.
3. COOKIES USED ON THE WEBSITE
- FUNCTIONAL COOKIES
Functional cookies are essential and help you navigate the Website. They enhance the user friendliness of the Website for visitors. These cookies make sure that you only have to pass the age-gate once. These cookies also help to support website security and basic functionality.
- ANALYTICS COOKIES
Analytics cookies help us to understand the behaviour of our visitors and the usage of the Website in an aggregated manner. For instance, we can use these cookies to gain insight into how our visitors use our Website. This means we can find out what works and what doesn’t, it allows us to continuously improve the Website, and measure how effective our advertising and communication is.
Google Analytics Help pages.
- SOCIAL MEDIA COOKIES
4. CONTROL YOUR COOKIE SETTINGS
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Cookies
Google Chrome: http://www.google.com/support/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647
Adobe (flash cookies): https://www.adobe.com/support/flash/downloads.html
To block Google Analytics cookies specifically, you can install the “Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on” provided by Google.
5. COOKIE OVERVIEW
Below is a full list of the cookies used on the Website of HEINEKEN:
5.1 Functional Cookies
|ASP.NET_SessionId||Stores the id of the ASP.NET session.||Microsoft|
|AgeGatewayAllowed||Stores if you are allowed to visted the website||GDP|
5.2 Analytics Cookies (See section 3c of this Policy)
|SC_ANALYTICS_GLOBAL_COOKIE||Y (For a Year)||For vistors Pagevisist, PageEvents, Goal tracking.||Sitecore|
|__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz, __ga, __gid||Google analytics|
|_hjIncludedInSample||This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate Heatmaps, Funnels, Recordings, etc.||HotJar|
|_hjDonePolls||Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor completes a poll using the Feedback Poll widget. It is used to ensure that the same poll does not re-appear if it has already been filled in.||365 days|
|_hjMinimizedPolls||Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set once a visitor minimizes a Feedback Poll widget. It is used to ensure that the widget stays minimized when the visitor navigates through the site.||365 days|
6. CONCLUDING REMARKS
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