WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a text file with identifiers sent from Story of Pearls or our partners' web servers and stored temporarily or persistently on your device. Cookies are used to provide access to various functions. We use different types of cookies:
- First-party cookies are cookies stored on your device by the website you visit.
- Third-party cookies are cookies set by a third-party website. These are primarily used for collection of data for advertising and tailored content, as well as for analytics.
- Session cookies are temporary cookie files stored temporarily in the memory of your device and used when you navigate on our website and online store. Session cookies are erased when you close your browser.
- Persistent cookies are cookies that are stored on your device during the period specified in the cookie, or until you delete them manually.
- Web beacons (also called single-pixel GIFs or clear GIFs) are small electronic images used together with cookies to count users who have visited websites. We also include web beacons in our newsletters and e-mails to determine whether the messages have been opened or forwarded.
- Similar technologies are technologies that store information on your device in a way like cookies and web beacons.
HOW CAN YOU MANAGE COOKIES?
If you prefer to limit, block or clear cookies from https://www.storyofpearls.com or from another website, you can change the settings in your browser or device. Use the help feature in your browser or device to learn more about changing these settings. For example, you can choose to block all cookies, accept only first-party cookies, or delete cookies when you close your browser. Please note that if you want to fully use the content and personalized features of the website https://www.storyofpearls.com, you must accept cookies because some personalized features on the site are only available if these cookies are used.
COOKIES SET BY GOOGLE ANALYTICS
Story of Pearls’ website uses Google Analytics from Google for analytics. Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets cookies in order to allow us to evaluate and report on the use of our website, for example by collecting data on page views and clicks. This data is not used to identify you or to follow your navigation to other sites. The information collected about your use of the site (including your IP-address) will be transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. You can opt out of Google Analytics using this browser add-on: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout or block these cookies together with other cookies by changing the settings in your web browser.