HLO makes an effort to offer a transparent website with the content that is the most relevant to you. In order to do this, we use technologies that can collect, process and sort information regarding how you and other visitors use hlobranding.com (“The Website”).
Cookies are small text files, which the Website places on your computer’s hard drive, smartphone or other electronic device. Cookies contain information, which the Website can use, among other things, to make the communication between you and your web-browser more efficient.
When you visit the Website, you will automatically receive one or more cookies. Some cookies are placed by us, while other cookies are placed by third parties.
It is not only HLO that can place cookies on your computer’s hard drive, smartphone or other electronic device, when you visit the Website. [Example: User-related statistics are collected via the cookie analytics.js. The cookie collects information about the location of your device based on the IP-address, what pages you visit on the Website, as well as how long you spend on them. This knowledge is used by Noma] in order to optimise the Website and to give you the best possible experience. We use systems from Google Analytics and Google User Content].
There are basically two types of cookies, “temporary” cookies and “permanent” cookies. The temporary cookies are linked to the current visit to the Website and are deleted automatically, when you close your web browser. In contrast, permanent cookies will be stored on your equipment. Permanent cookies delete themselves after a certain period, but will be renewed every time you visit the Website.
If you do not want HLO to place or read cookies on your equipment, you have the possibility of opting out of cookies in your browser, where you can choose which cookies that should be allowed, blocked or deleted. As user, you need to be aware that the Website might not function optimally if you delete or block cookies.
If you wish to remove the cookies that are already on your equipment, and you are using a PC and a newer browser, you can press CTRL + SHIFT + DELETE simultaneously. If this shortcut does not work, you can find the support pages for the most commonly used browsers here: Internet Explorer / Firefox / Safari / Chrome.
Listed below are the cookies that we use on the Website as well as the purpose(s) for using the cookies:
• PHPSESSID: not tracking, expires when the active session is closed
• language: not tracking, remembers the selected language for a next visit. Expires in 1 month.
• viewed_cookie_policy: remembers the cookie consent settings.
How to prevent cookies from being placed? Disabling cookies only has an effect on the device on which you disable them. In case you use more than one device you will have to repeat the actions to disable cookies.
How to disable Cookies: Internet Explorer / Firefox / Safari / Chrome.