Cookies are automatically stored on your device (computer, tablet or smartphone) when you visit fritzhansen.com. Cookies are small text files stored on your computer by your browser (e.g. Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari etc.) that registers your user information. Cookies identify Fritz Hansen's server each time you visit fritzhansen.com and registers your use continuously to provide a good user experience.
A cookie is a passive file and is not able to spread computer viruses or other malicious programs, such as spyware or malware.
TYPE OF COOKIES
Cookies can be classified as "Session cookies" and "Persistent cookies". A session cookie is usually erased during browsing or as the browser is closed. I.e. session cookies are not stored on your device for longer periods of time.
A persistent cookie can be present during several browsing sessions. Persistent cookies track your browsing and stay on your hard drive for longer periods of time. However, this is not always the case as some persistent cookies can have a set expiry date.
Cookies are also classified as first-party and third-party cookies.
First-party cookies are placed by the site you're visiting. Meaning that Fritz Hansen will place a first-party cookie when you visit fritzhansen.com.
COOKIES AT FRITZHANSEN.COM
HOW DO WE PROTECT YOUR PRIVATE INFORMATION?
It is very important to Fritz Hansen that your personal information is kept safe and secure. Only trusted employees have access to registered user data at www.fritzhansen.com, and our security is continuously checked to make sure that your information is handled correctly and within consideration of your rights.
Google Analytics are used by fritzhansen.com to analyse how our website is used by its users. The cookie gathers your user information (traffic data, including your IP address), which is then transmitted and stored on Google's servers in the USA. This is in accordance with the agreement between Fritz Hansen and Google.
This information is then used by Google to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity, and to provide other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also provide this information to third-parties, if required to do so by law, or if the information is being processed by a third-party on behalf of Google.
Two types of cookies are used by Google Analytics: A persistent cookie, which tracks whether the user is a returning visitor, where the user came from, which search engine the user has used, keywords etc.
Session cookies, which tracks when and how long the user is using the site. Session cookies expire after each session, i.e. when you close your tab or your browser.
Google does not check your IP address in conjunction with other information held by Google.
You can read more about cookies used by Google Analytics and Google's data protection policy here: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html.
We hope you accept the cookies used by fritzhansen.com. Cookies help us improve your experience on our site.
You can now change your advanced cookie settings in most browsers if you prefer to not accept cookies. This is normally done in the browser settings under internet settings, where you can add fritzhansen.com to a list of websites that you would like to block cookies from. This is also where you can delete cookies your browser has stored.