Cookie Policy

There are various technologies, including one called "cookies", which can be used to provide you with tailored information from a Web site. A cookie is an element of data that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system. Some Addis pages use cookies or other technologies so that we can better serve you when you return to our site. For example, we use these cookie files to track your clicks as you go through the Addis Web site, to keep track of items you put into your shopping trolley, to tell us whether you have visited Addis previously, and to help us determine whether you came to Addis from a particular Internet link or banner advertisement.

You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it.

This website uses cookies, which are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. They cannot be used to get information from your computer about you or read any personal material kept by you on your computer.

The cookie is used to make the link between you and the information you have provided to the website. The creation of a cookie on your computer does not give the website any access to other information such as your email address.

The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003 (the Regulations) cover the use of cookies and similar technologies for storing information, and accessing information stored, on a user’s equipment such as their computer or mobile. Amendments to the regulations came into effect on 25 May 2011 The Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) (Amendment) Regulations 2011 make it compulsory for websites to inform users if cookies are being used, and to provide some information on how cookies are used.

A list of the cookies we use on the site is below.  You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but parts of the site will not work.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

 

Cookie

Name

Purpose

More Information

Session cookie

Session cookie

Stores user session. Session cookies allow users to be recognized within a website so any page changes or item or data selection you do is remembered from page to page. This cookie expires when you close your browser.

 

Javascript enable cookie

Has_js

To check whether the user's browser supports JavaScript. This cookie expires when you close your browser.

 

Site cookie acceptance

cookiesDirective

Used to prevent cookie popup from being displayed again to the same user.

 

Site cookie acceptance

cookiesAcceptance

Used to store the user input on acceptance of cookie popup.

 

Google Analytics

_utma

_utmb

_utmc

_utmz

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Google Analytics Overview

ASP.NET_SessionId

Session cookie

Stores user session. Session cookies allow users to be recognized within a website so any page changes or item or data selection you do is remembered from page to page. This cookie expires when you close your browser.