1. Cookies and similar technologies

A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer or electronic device when you access our website. Similar technologies include web beacons, action tags, local shared objects (‘flash cookies’) and single-pixel gifs. Such technologies can be used to track users’ actions and activities, and to store information about them. We use these cookies and/or similar technologies on this website for the following purposes:We use Google’s analytics service (Google Analytics) to record site traffic. Google use these cookies to collect anonymous data, which we can then evaluate using their reporting tools.

2. Information collected

The information we obtain from our use of cookies will not usually contain your personal data. While we may obtain information about your computer or any other electronic device which you use to access our website, such as your IP address, your browser and/or other internet log information, this information will not usually identify you personally.In certain circumstances we may also collect personal information about you but only where you voluntarily provide it (e.g by completing an online form) or where you purchase goods or services from us.

3. Consent for cookies

In most cases we will need your consent in order to use cookies on this website. The exception is where the cookie is essential in order for us to provide you with a service you have requested, or essential to the inherent functionality of the website (e.g to enable you to store items in a shopping basket and/or to use our check-out process).

4. Third-party cookies

We work with third party suppliers who may also set cookies on our website. These cookies and their third party owners, are included in the table below. These third party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they set on our site. If you want further information please go to the website for the relevant third party.

5. Cookies and similar technologies used on this website

The following cookies/similar technologies are used on this website:Strictly Necessary Cookies

Cookie name

Provider

Purpose description

Expiry

JSESSIONID

Nr-data.net

Preserves users states across page requests

Session

PHPSESSID

automotivelogistics.media

Preserves user session state across page requests

Session

Preference Cookies

Cookie name

Provider

Purpose description

Expiry

_icl_current_language

automotivelogistics.media

Save’s the user’s preferred language in the website

Session

lang

Cd.n.syndication.twimg.com

Remembers the user’s selected language version of a website

Session

wfvt_#

automotivelogistics.media

Remembers the user’s submitted data when a comment is submitted in a blog post. The purpose is to auto-populate from fields for subsequent comments, in order to save time for the user

Session

Statistical Cookies

Cookie name

Provider

Purpose description

Expiry

_at.hist.#

automotivelogistics.media

Used by the social sharing platform AddThis to store the user’s usage history of the AddThis sharing widget

Persistent

_dc_gtm_UA-#

automotivelogistics.media

Used by the Google Tag Manager to control the loading of a Google Analytics script tag

Session

_ga

automotivelogistics.media

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website

2 years

_gat

automotivelogistics.media

Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate

Session

_gid

automotivelogistics.media

Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website

Session

Marketing Cookies

Cookie name

Provider

Purpose description

Expiry

_atuvc

automotivelogistics.media

Updates the counter of a website’s social sharing feature

1 year

_atuvs

automotivelogistics.media

Ensures that the updates counter is displayed to the user if a page is shared with the social sharing service, AddThis

Session

_gads

automotivelogistics.media

Used to register what adds have been displayed to the user

2 years

_at_cww

automotivelogistics.media

Used by social sharing platform AddThis

Persistent

Ads/ga-audiences

Google.com

In line script, page source line number 89-18

Session

Ads/user-lists/#

Google.com

Script tag, page source line number 8

Session

At-rand

automotivelogistics.media

Used by the social sharing platform AddThis

Persistent

bt2

Addthis.com

Used by the social sharing platform AddThis to keep a record of parts of the site that have been visited in order to recommend other parts of the site

255 days

collect

Google-analytics.com

Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels

Session

di2

Addthis.com

unclassified

1 year

GoogleAdServingTest

automotivelogistics.media

Used to register what ads have been displayed to the user

Session

i/jot

Twitter.com

Unclassified

Session

i/jot/syndication

Twitter.com

Unclassified

Session

IDE

Doubleclick.net

Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after view 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

1 year

Impression.php/#

Facebook.com

Unclassified

Session

loc

Addthis.com

Geolocation, which is used to help providers determine how users who share information with each other are geographically located (state level)

1 year

PREF

Youtube.com

Registers a unique ID that is used by Google to keep statistics of how the visitor uses YouTube videos across different websites

8 months

r/collect

Doubleclick.net

Unclassified

Session

Test_cookie

Doubleclick.net

Used to check if the user’s browser supports cookies

Session

uid

Addthis.com

Creates a unique, machine generated user ID. AddThis, which is owned by Clearspring Technologies, uses the user ID to make it possible for the user to share content across social networks and provide detailed statistics to various providers.

1 year

uvc

Addthis.com

Detects how often the social sharing service, AddThis, encounters the same user

1 year

vc

Addthis.com

Used by the social sharing platform AddThis

1 year

VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE

Youtube.com

Tries to estimate the users’ bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos

8 months

xtc

Addthis.com

Registers the user’s sharing of content via social media

1 year

YSC

Youtube.com

Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen

 

Unclassified Cookies

Cookie name

Provider

Purpose description

Expiry

_atrfs

automotivelogistics.media

Unclassified

Session

Wordfence_verifiedHuman

automotivelogistics.media

Unclassified

Session

 

6. How to turn off cookies

You can set your browser not to accept cookies and the websites below tell you how to remove cookies from your browser. However, some of our website features may not function as a result.https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=enhttps://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferenceshttps://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

The All About Cookies website is a free resource for marketers and consumers which explains what cookies are and how they are used.For further information on cookies generally visit aboutcookies.org or the Information Commissioner’s webpage on cookies ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/