COOKIE POLICY OF STICKS ON FIRE

Version of May 2018

Sticks-onfire.com uses cookies and other technologies such as JavaScript and web beacons on its website. Because we want to ensure your privacy and the user-friendliness of your visit (s) and  to improve our website, we believe it is important that you know how and why we use cookies. Below we try to provide you as much information as possible about the use of these techniques, including cookies by Sticks-onfire.com.

Who is responsible for processing your data?

Sticks on Fire, Franciscusdreef 28,3565 AC Utrecht, is the responsible for the processing of information as described in this cookie policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small, simple text files that save your computer or mobile device when you use our online store.

What are the other techniques?

JavaScript and web beacons are standard internet techniques out there along with cookies to ensure that a system can collect information (Java Scripts), can store this in small, simple text files (cookies) and then can send (web beacons).

Cookies and other technologies are used in almost all existing websites.

By using cookies and other techniques we ensure, for example, that:

  • Surfing at our website is more fun and easier for you;
  • At your visit to our website or need to enter the same information;
  • We can measure how our website is used and where we can improve this;
  • We can show you ads and recommendations based on your interests;
  • We can recognize what device you use when you visit us;
  • We can (let) register the number of times an ad is displayed to so the ads better on your needs and interests and to prevent you from seeing the same ad.

Third-party cookies

Through our website are also third-party cookies. The use of cookies by other companies, the privacy and cookie policy by the company shall apply.

What cookies do we use? In short:

Functional cookies or necessary cookies

Functional cookies ensure that our website is functioning properly. Consider, for example, features such as the mailing list or contact form.

Analytical cookies

With analytical cookies, we collect using third-party statistics about the use of our website by the users. To measure Web site usage by our online store we can continue to improve for the benefit of our users.

Social media third-party cookies

Social media cookies are cookies that features social media websites. This includes a YouTube video here at a product, selection of a collection point in Google Maps or a liking for Facebook.

Advertising cookies

We place ad cookies on our website. In addition, we give third parties the ability to add  cookies on our web store. Also, we place advertising cookies on third party websites. The information from these advertising cookies enables us to combine with each other. We do this so that we can track you, according to your online surf, search and buying habits, for relevant possible offers. We also keep tracking which ads you’ve seen, with these advertising cookies.

Website recommendations, preferences and interest cookies

In addition, we combine your online behavior to you in our website to show relevant offers and recommendations, tailored to your preferences.

Functional or necessary cookies

Functional or necessary cookies help the website to function properly. These include:

  • The ability to save your login information so you do not have to re-enter it each time;
  • An even load on the website, which makes that is functional and accessible                              sending your message properly through our contact form;
  • Detecting possible abuse or possible problems on our website, for example, by successive failed login attempts to register.

Analytical cookies

We use cookies to store using third-party analytical use. These statistics give us insight into how often we are visited, and where we can improve our online store. In this way, we make sure that the experience with our online store constantly optimized. The following data is stored:

  • The IP address, which is made anonymously;
  • Technical characteristics such as the browser you are using (such as Chrome, Internet Explorer or Firefox) and the resolution of your computer screen and what device you use;
  • When and how long you visit the website or used;
  • Which pages you visit.

For example, we use these cookies for:

  • Keeping up with the number of visitors to our website;
  • Measuring the length of time per visit;
  • Determining the order in which a visitor visit the various pages of our website.

Social media third-party cookies

Social media cookies are placed by the social media websites themselves. When you click on a social media button in our shop, this is a social media cookie. The social media party may recognize your IP address at the time that you want to share a page of our online store. For the cookies that the social media parties places and the dates that they collect, we refer to the statements made by these parties on their own websites on the subject. We recommend the following privacy and cookie statements on a regular basis:

Advertising cookies

In our website you see promotions and/or advertisements of ourselves and of third parties. Also you see can our ads on third party websites. To keep these promotions and ads relevant, we use cookies. Cookies make it possible for the ad:

  • We can track which ads you’ve already seen;
  • We can track how many times you have seen an ad;
  • We can prevent you getting the same message;
  • We can track whether you click on the ads;
  • We can track whether you place orders after you have seen or clicked an ad;
  • We track your online behavior regardless of which device you use;
  • We can combine these characteristics to determine your ad-interest and the ads we present to you on our website and on third-party websites;

Ad networks and media agencies act as intermediary for merchants and advertisers. The advertising cookies these parties make it possible that:

  • We can show third-party ads to you;
  • Our advertising partners can combine your preferences at sticks-onfire.com with information they gather at your visit to other websites.

For the cookies these parties for advertising purposes, we refer you to the statements on the websites of these parties.

Browser settings

If you don’t want that Web sites can store cookies on your computer, adjust your browser settings. You will receive a warning before cookies are being posted. You can also customize your settings so that all your browser cookies or only the third party cookies refuses. You can delete cookies that have already been placed. Note that the settings separately for each browser, device, and computer that you use. We want to remind you that if you do not want to use cookies, we, unfortunately, cannot guarantee that our online store is working properly. It may be that some features of the online store are lost or that you no longer can see certain pages at all. In addition, also note that if you reject cookies it means you see no relevant ads.

The ads are adapted to your interests and are more often repeated. How you can customize your settings varies between browsers.

Click on one of the icons below to go directly to the manual of your browser or consult the help function of your browser if necessary.

Would you like to turn off cookies from specific parties, you can do so via www.youronlinechoices.com.

Delete cookies

Delete cookies in Microsoft Edge:

Click on the Menu icon (icon with 3 lines) right at the top. Click on the icon of the Bell, this is the ‘ history ‘ tab. Click on ‘ All history ‘ clear. Now you can specify what exactly you want to erase. Select at least ‘ Cookies and saved customers data ‘ and then click ‘ clear ‘. At the bottom, you can indicate whether you want to delete them when you quit Microsoft Edge.

Delete cookies in Chrome:

Click on the icon with 3 lines right at the top. Click on ‘ settings ‘ > ‘ History ‘ clear browsing data ‘ > ‘. Take care that ‘ Cookies and other site and plug-in data delete ‘ checked. You can also specify how old the Cookies. Choose ‘ all ‘.

Delete cookies in Firefox:

Click on the icon with 3 lines right at the top. Go to ‘ options ‘ > “Privacy”. Click on ‘ your ‘ clear recent history. Under ‘ Details ‘, you can indicate what exactly you want to erase. Select at least ‘ Cookies ‘. You can also specify how old the Cookies. Choose here on ‘ everything ‘.

Delete cookies in Safari:

Click the top left of the menu bar, click on ‘ Safari ‘ > preferences. Choose the “Privacy” tab at the top of the window. Then click ‘ remove all Website data ‘.

Delete cookies in Internet Explorer:

Click on the icon of a toothed wheel right at the top. Go to the menu “security” > ‘ delete browsing history ‘. Now you can specify what exactly you want to erase. Select at least ‘ Cookies and website data ‘. At the bottom of the window click on “delete.”

The privacy policy of Sticks on Fire

The use of some cookies also processes personal data as you may have read above. In our privacy policy, you can find more information about how Sticks on Fire processes your details.

Closing remarks

We will customize our statements when our website makes any changes regarding the rules around cookies. You can consult the current version of this cookie policy at the footer of our website by clicking the link.