What is a Cookie?
Cookies are small text files sent from our websites to (and stored on) your computer or mobile device. Cookies may collect and store information such as your IP address, the type of web browser you use, and information about the content you view or the services with which you interact. Cookies can remember your online preferences and settings, and can analyze how you use our online services.
Our emails and mobile apps may contain small transparent image files or code that record how you interact with them or what content you view. When you use our mobile apps, we may record information about your device (such as device ID and IP address), your activity and your network location. We use this information to better analyze and improve our services.
Cookies help us provide, protect and improve our online and mobile services. The cookies we use may change from time to time as we improve and update our services. Allied sites and apps may utilize the following types of cookies:
Site Performance Cookies: These cookies remember your settings and preferences on our sites and apps, so you don’t have to re-set them each time you visit.
Flash Cookies: Videos and other features on our site may use Flash cookies to collect and store your preferences (such as volume). Flash cookies are different from browser cookies because of what and how information is stored. Cookie management tools available through your web browser will not remove Flash cookies. For more information on Flash cookies, click here.
For Example: we may show you advertising for products similar to those you recently viewed on our website.
These cookies are anonymous – they store information about what you look at while on our sites, but not about who you are. We may also use anonymous cookies on certain other sites where we advertise, and use that information to target our advertising efforts.
Geotargeting Cookies: These cookies are anonymous, and only help us identify where users are located when they click on our site or use our services. This information helps us improve your user experience and promote/provide services available specifically in your region, country or state.
Registration Cookies: These cookies help us authenticate our registered users when they log into our online portals or apps. They also ensure users remain logged in as they visit multiple site pages or use various features. If you select “remember me” or “keep me signed in”, cookies provide information required to re-authenticate you on your next visit.
Anonymous Analytics Cookies: These cookies help us track information like how many users we have, how often users visit our sites, peak days or hours for site usage, which pages are most visited, etc. We use this information (statistics) to improve our services, to provide more relevant advertising on our sites, and generally better our users’ experience.
Unless you register for (and log into) our site, these cookies cannot identify individuals. If you log into our site, then we will also know the information you provided for such usage (such as you user name, user id or email address).
Third Party Advertising Cookies: We work with third parties to track your activities on our services to improve our marketing efforts and provide you advertising based on your visit. Some cookies may be placed on your device by a third party service provider who performs some of these functions for us.
What are your choices?
Opt-Out of Google Analytics Cookies: To find out more about the Google Analytics and to opt-out, visit: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Manage Cookies on Your Device: You can choose how cookies are managed on your device via your web browser settings, including to refuse or delete all cookies. Some devices allow you to manage cookies through your device settings.
If you choose not to receive cookies at any time, our websites may not function properly and certain services will not be provided.
Each device and web browser is different. Check the settings menu on your browser and device to learn how to manage cookie preferences/advertising settings. You can find more information on how to manage cookie settings via web browsers at:
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