2.1 Definition of "Cookies" Cookies are small pieces of text used to store information on web browsers. Cookies are widely used to store and receive identifiers and other information on computers, phones, and other devices.These types of files do a number of different jobs such as remembering your preferences and chosen items, assisting you to improve your site experience as well as trying to ensure that the adverts or offers you see online are more relevant to you. These â€œcookiesâ€ can be divided into 4 types each of which is outlined below.
2.2 Types of Cookies Strictly Necessary Cookies In order to provide you with fundamental services of our website,such as visit our website or make a purchase,these cookies are essential. If you disable these cookies, we will not be able to fulfill your request.
Performance Cookies This type collect anonymous information on how people use the site and the data is merged with other users to enable us to improve how the site operates. For example we utilise Google Analytics cookies to help us understand how customers arrive at our site, browse or use our site and highlight areas where we can improve areas such as navigation, shopping experience and marketing campaigns. The data stored by these cookies never shows personal details from which your individual identity can be established.If you disable or opt-out of these cookies, you may not be able to use certain features of our websites and services, and it may reduce the support or information that we can provide you.
Functionality Cookies These cookies may remember the operations such as your preference so that we can provide you with better services and improve our operation models.If you reject these cookies, you may not be able to use certain functions of our websites.
Targeting Cookies or Advertising Cookies These cookies collect information about your browsing habits in order to make advertising more personalize to you.These cookies may remember the websites you have visited and share them with the third parties such as advertisers.If you reject these cookies, you may not be able to use certain functions of our websites and services, and it may affect your experience.
Social networking cookies These cookies are used to enable you to share pages and content on our websites and services through third-party social networking and other websites. These cookies may also be used for advertising purposes.If you reject these cookies, you may not be able to use certain functions of our websites , and it may affect your experience.
2.4 Controlling and Opting-Out of Cookies You can change the settings on your browser to prevent cookies being stored on your computer or mobile device without your explicit consent. Your browser â€œhelpâ€ section will normally provide details on how to manage the cookie settings. If you choose to reject cookies, as noted above, you may not be able to use certain features of our websites and services.
2.5 Other similar technologies DPAPI (Data Protection Application Programming Interface) is a simple cryptographic application programming interface available as a built-in component in Windows 2000 and later versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems. In theory the Data Protection API can enable symmetric encryption of any kind of data; in practice, its primary use in the Windows operating system is to perform symmetric encryption of asymmetric private keys, using a user or system secret as a significant contribution of entropy.DPAPI can help record and store usersâ€™ personal data. Data Cube is a simple application for record and analyze personal data. If you choose to reject cookies, as noted above, you may not be able to use certain features of our websites and services.
We make certain personal data available to strategic partners that work with us to provide our products and services or help us market to customers. Personal data will only be shared by us with these companies in order to provide or improve our products, services, and advertising; it will not be shared with third parties for their own marketing purposes without your prior express consent.
5.1 Service ProvidersWe share personal data with companies that provide services on behalf of us, such as website hosting, email services, marketing, sponsoring of sweepstakes, contests, and other promotions, auditing, fulfilling customer orders, data analytics, providing customer service, and conducting customer research and satisfaction surveys. These companies are obligated to protect your data and may be located wherever we operate.
5.2 Corporate Affiliates and Corporate Business TransactionsWe may share personal data with Affiliated companies and business partners. In the event of a merger, reorganization, acquisition, joint venture, assignment, spin-off, transfer, or sale or disposition of all or any portion of our business, including in connection with any bankruptcy or similar proceedings, we may transfer any and all personal data to the relevant third party.
5.3 Legal Compliance and SecurityIt may be necessaryâ€”by law, legal process, litigation, and/or requests from public and governmental authorities within or outside your country of residenceâ€”for us to disclose personal data. We may also disclose personal data if we determine that for purposes of national security, law enforcement, or other issues of public importance, disclosure is necessary or appropriate. We may also disclose personal data if we determine in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect our rights and pursue available remedies, enforce our terms and conditions, investigate fraud, or protect our operations or users.
5.4 Legal Basis For The Processing of Personal Data from EEA ResidentsIt may be necessaryâ€”by law, legal process, litigation, and/or requests from public and governmental authorities within or outside your country of residenceâ€”for us to disclose personal data. We may also disclose personal data if we determine that for purposes of national security, law enforcement, or other issues of public importance, disclosure is necessary or appropriate. If you reside within the European Economic Area (EEA), our processing of your personal data will be justified if one of the following conditions is satisfied: Whenever we obtain your consent; Whenever the processing of your personal data is necessary for the performance of a contract between you and us or for taking any pre-contractual steps upon your request; Where the processing is necessary for us to comply with a legal obligation; Where the processing is necessary for the purposes of our legitimate interests; Where the processing is necessary for legal and reasonable causes (under this situation we will specifically explain the details)