Cookies are text files that a browser will save on the computer or terminal once using internet. Cookies enable, among others, proper function of the Online Shop.
A cookie that has been saved on the user’s computer or terminal, allows the Online Shop to remember the user’s device and collect information about the pages and functions used in the user’s browser. This enables companies to find out how popular individual pages are.
To deliver services on the internet, it is technically required that cookies are saved. In e-commerce it is important that a website remembers user’s visits on the online shop, and which products have been looked at as well as added to the shopping basket or wish list. Cookies enable the website to remember which products have been added to the shopping basket when the user visits other pages prior to purchase.
The identity of the user cannot be found out or known by using cookies. Cookies do not spread viruses or other malware. Cookies do not collect information about any other matter, such us which other internet pages the user visits or how the user uses his/her computer.