Last updated: December 2020
The following statement sets out details of the cookies policy adopted by vegansbay.com website (the “Website”; “We”; “Us”) to gather and disseminate information (“Cookies Policy”). Whenever in this Cookies Policy We refer to “you” or “yours”’ the intention is to all users who make use of our Online Services (as defined below).
Cookies, by themselves, do not tell Us your personally identifiable information unless you choose to provide this information to Us (by, for example, registering for one of our services). However, once you choose to furnish the Website with your personally identifiable information, this information may be linked to the data stored in the cookie.
1. Categories of Cookies
We use the following categories of cookies for our Websites and/or Online Services:
1.1 Session Cookies. These cookies are stored only temporarily during a browsing session and are deleted from your device when you close the browser. We use Session Cookies to support the functionality of the Websites and to understand your use of the Websites and/or Online Services, for example which pages you visit, which links you use and how long you stay on each page.
1.2 Essential Cookies. These cookies are necessary for the operation of the Websites and, for example, enable a user to log-in and enjoy member benefits (if applicable).
1.3 Functional Cookies. We use Functional Cookies to save your settings on the Websites – settings such as your currency preference when using the Websites and/or other Online Services. We also use Functional Cookies to store data so that you can easily find it the next time you visit the Websites and/or the Online Services. We also may use “Flash Cookies” for some of our animated content.
1.4 Persistent Cookies. These cookies are not deleted when you close your browser but are saved on your device for a fixed period or until you delete them. Each time you visit the Websites, the server that set the cookie will recognize the persistent cookie saved on your device. We and others use Persistent Cookies to store your preferences, so that they are available for your next visit, for example if you already logged into our Websites and/or Online Services, these cookies will skip the log-in when you visit our Websites and/or Online Services again.
1.5 Targeting and advertising Cookies. These cookies are used to collect information from you to help Us to improve our products and/or services as well as serve you with targeted advertisements that we believe will be relevant to you. We use targeting cookies on our Websites and/or Online Services for various marketing initiatives and campaigns. We also may use some Analytics Cookies (see below) and other technologies to facilitate advertising.
1.6 Analytics Cookies. These cookies collect information about your use of the Websites and/or Online Services, and enable Us to improve the way it works. These Analytics Cookies give Us aggregated information that We use to monitor site performance, count page visits, spot technical errors, see how users reach the Websites and/or Online Services, and measure the effectiveness of advertising and targeted ads.
2. Information Sharing
2.1 With your express permission;
2.2 With our partners and/or affiliates, which include entities controlling, controlled by, or under common control with Us;
2.3 Where We contract with Third Parties to provide certain services, such as advertising, analytics, data management services, web hosting, publishers and web development (“Service Providers”). We ask Service Providers to confirm that their privacy and security practices are consistent with ours, We provide our Service Providers with only the information necessary for them to perform the services We request, and Service Providers are prohibited from using such information for purposes other than as specified by Us;
2.4 In the event that We will be merged, sold, or in the event of a transfer of some or all of our assets (including in bankruptcy), or in the event of another corporate change, We may disclose or transfer information in connection with such transaction;
2.5 Where We believe it is necessary to protect the Websites and/or the Online Services or its users; to enforce our terms or the legal rights of Us or of others; or to comply with a request from governmental authorities, legal process, or other legal obligations;
2.7 We may also be required to disclose information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
3. Third Party Cookies:
3.3 Bing cookies. Bing cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our Websites and/or Online Services for marketing, advertising, remarketing purposes these cookies enable to recognize visitors on the websites of our advertising partners and to address them with interest-related information or ads. To read more about Microsoft/Bing privacy click here.
4. Browser Settings
5. Contact Us
If you have any further questions regarding the data We collect, or how we use it, please contact Us by email at [email protected]