COOKIE POLICY

Introduction

To make our Site work properly and to provide relevant products and services to you, we place small data files called cookies on your device. This Cookie Policy provides you with information about cookies and how you can control them.

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is transferred to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website or app. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website or mobile application on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie, to develop a record of the user’s online activity. 

Why Do We Use Cookies? 

Cookies hold information to personalize and enhance your experience and to gather statistical data from our Site, such as which pages are visited, the Internet provider's domain name and the addresses of the website you visited immediately before coming to and immediately after leaving the Site.  

Cookies allow us to better serve you and enhance our business by revealing which portions of the Site are the most popular. We may also allow our affiliates, service providers, and advertisers to serve cookies from the Site to allow them to assist us in various activities such analysis and research on the effectiveness of the Site, content, and advertising.  

Cookies Used on This Site

Strictly Necessary Cookies. These cookies are necessary for the Site to function. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing purposes and do not remember where you have been on the internet. This category of cookies cannot be disabled but may be blocked through your web browser settings. The table below provides more information about these cookies. 

Cookie NameSourceExpiresPurposeHow to Block
__cfruid Zendesk Session This cookie is a part of the services provided by Cloudflare - Including load-balancing, deliverance of web site content and serving DNS connection for website operators. Through your browser Settings.
__zlcstore static.zdassets.com Persistent This cookie is necessary for the chat-box function on the website to function.
ak_bmsc chimp-static.com 1 day This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website.
AWSALBCORS static.zdassets.com 6 days Registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing, in order to optimize user experience.
SHOP_SESSION_TOKEN Vedder Holsters 6 days Necessary for the shopping cart functionality on the website.
test_cookie Google 1 day Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.
XSRF-TOKEN Vedder Holsters Session Ensures visitor browsing-security by preventing cross-site request forgery. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and visitor.
ZD-suid static.zdassets.com Persistent Unique id that identifies the user's session.

 

Analytics Cookies. These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our Site. They help us to know which pages are the most and lease popular and see how visitors move around the Site. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you visited the Site and will not be able to monitor its performance. 

Cookie NameSourceExpiresPurposeHow to Block
__kla_id Klaviyo 2 years This cookie is used to collect information on the visitor's behavior. This information will be stored for internal use on the website – internal analytics is used to optimize the websites or to register if the visitor has subscribed to a newsletter. Through your browser Settings.
_clck clarity.ms 1 year Collects data on the user’s navigation and behavior on the website. This is used to compile statistical reports and heatmaps for the website owner.
_clsk clarity.ms 1 day Registers statistical data on users' behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.
_cltk clarity.ms Session Registers statistical data on users' behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.
_ga Google Analytics 2 years Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_gat Google Analytics 1 day Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
_gid Google Analytics 1 day Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress script.hotjar.com 1 day This cookie is used to count how many times a website has been visited by different visitors - this is done by assigning the visitor an ID, so the visitor does not get registered twice.
_hjFirstSeen script.hotjar.com 1 day This cookie is used to determine if the visitor has visited the website before, or if it is a new visitor on the website.
_hjIncludedInPageviewSample script.hotjar.com 1 day Used to detect whether the user navigation and interactions are included in the website’s data analytics.
_hjSession_# script.hotjar.com 1 day Collects statistics on the visitor's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been read.
_hjSessionUser_# script.hotjar.com 1 Year Collects statistics on the visitor's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been read.
_hjTLDTest script.hotjar.com Session Registers statistical data on users' behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.
_vis_opt_s visualwebsiteoptimizer.com 99 days Used by Visual Website Optimizer to determine if the visitor is participating in a design experiment.
_vis_opt_test_cookie visualwebsiteoptimizer.com Session Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies.
_vwo_ds visualwebsiteoptimizer.com 2 Months Collects data on the user's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded with the purpose of generating reports for optimising the website content.
_vwo_sn visualwebsiteoptimizer.com 1 Day Collects statistics on the visitor's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been read.
_vwo_uuid visualwebsiteoptimizer.com 10 years Used by Visual Website Optimizer to ensure that the same user interface variant is displayed for each visit, if the user is participating in a design experiment.
_vwo_uuid_v2 visualwebsiteoptimizer.com 1 year This cookie is set to make split-tests on the website, which optimizes the website's relevance towards the visitor – the cookie can also be set to improve the visitor's experience on a website.
analyze visualwebsiteoptimizer.com Session This cookie is used by the website’s operator in context with multi-variate testing. This is a tool used to combine or change content on the website. This allows the website to find the best variation/edition of the site.
c.gif clarity.ms Session Collects data on the user’s navigation and behavior on the website. This is used to compile statistical reports and heatmaps for the website owner.
fornax_anonymousId Vedder Holsters 2 years Registers statistical data on users' behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator.
History.store BigCommerce Session Contains an visitor ID - This is used to track visitors' navigation and interaction on the website for internal website-optimization.
STORE_VISITOR Vedder Holsters 1 day Sets a ID for the visitor. This serves to count the number of specific visitors on the website.
v.gif visualwebsiteoptimizer.com Session This cookie is set to make split-tests on the website, which optimizes the website's relevance towards the visitor – the cookie can also be set to improve the visitor's experience on a website.
vwoSn visualwebsiteoptimizer.com Persistent This cookie is set to make split-tests on the website, which optimizes the website's relevance towards the visitor – the cookie can also be set to improve the visitor's experience on a website.
ZD-buid static.zdassets.com Persistent Unique id that identifies the user on recurring visits.

 

We use Google Analytics. To view an overview of the privacy of your Google Analytics cookies please visit: 

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245.

You may install a Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on by going to: 

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.

Preference Cookies. Preference cookies enable the Site to remember information that changes the way the Site behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in. 

Cookie NameSourceExpiryPurposeHow to Block
Shopper-Pref Vedder Holsters 6 days Saves the visitor's currency preferences. Through your browser Settings.
ZD-settings Vedder Holsters Persistent Arbitrary settings for the user's preferences when browsing a Zendesk knowledge base.
ZD-store static.zdassets.com Persistent Registers whether the self-service-assistant Zendesk Answer Bot has been displayed to the website user.
_privy_# Privy 1 year Assigns a unique ID to a customer for Privy marketing.
_vwo_nls_q_481058 visualwebsiteoptimizer.com Persistent Unclassified
klaviyoOnsite Klaviyo Persistent Unclassified
lastVisitedCategory Vedder Holsters Persistent Unclassified
LD_R LeadDyno 100 years Used to track the referrer of the first visit to the website.
LD_S LeadDyno 1 day Internal state information used to send visit/lead data to LeadDyno periodically.
LD_T LeadDyno 100 years A unique ID generated by LeadDyno for the visitor to distinguish visitors from one another.
LD_U LeadDyno 100 years Used to track the initial landing page a new visitor visited when first hitting the website.
privy_suppress_2556796 Vedder Holsters 6 days Unclassified
privy-user-16a243da-d214-4f55-9f91-72d3ca7000d7-bigcommerce-cart Vedder Holsters Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-16a243da-d214-4f55-9f91-72d3ca7000d7-bigcommerce-cart-value Vedder Holsters Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-2ca05da8-55b5-4774-b4ff-6492e8f53430-bigcommerce-cart Privy Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-2ca05da8-55b5-4774-b4ff-6492e8f53430-bigcommerce-cart-value Privy Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-2dac78fa-c928-4c58-bd1a-286316efa470-bigcommerce-cart Vedder Holsters Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-2dac78fa-c928-4c58-bd1a-286316efa470-bigcommerce-cart-value Vedder Holsters Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-47a30dbb-8267-4cd0-92a3-a9a064d71084-bigcommerce-cart Privy Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-47a30dbb-8267-4cd0-92a3-a9a064d71084-bigcommerce-cart-value Privy Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-52bf2271-e6a4-4490-bdd5-37fa5773c6a0-bigcommerce-cart Privy Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-52bf2271-e6a4-4490-bdd5-37fa5773c6a0-bigcommerce-cart-value Privy Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-7333401d-92f9-4667-98fd-1fe5581b568b-bigcommerce-cart Privy Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-7333401d-92f9-4667-98fd-1fe5581b568b-bigcommerce-cart-value Privy Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-cc28f1ea-6fcf-4042-b7c4-c508d4de1f8d-bigcommerce-cart Vedder Holsters Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-cc28f1ea-6fcf-4042-b7c4-c508d4de1f8d-bigcommerce-cart-value Vedder Holsters Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-d2cb74d7-8cb1-445e-8cf9-99a0d7f68b1e-bigcommerce-cart Privy Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
privy-user-d2cb74d7-8cb1-445e-8cf9-99a0d7f68b1e-bigcommerce-cart-value Privy Persistent Used in conjunction with Privy's Abandoned cart information. Saves cart info like pricing and items to retarget and assign on next visit or create a campaign for email
return3035Visitor Inline script Session Working with VWO to determine the need for this. This is created by a script adjacent to the Buy Now button Script.

 

Marketing Cookies. We also use a marketing database management program that deploys a cookie when a user interacts with a marketing communication, such as a marketing email or a marketing-based landing page on our website. This cookie collects personal information such as your name, which pages you visit on our website, your history arriving at our website, your purchases from us, and the like. Collected information is used to evaluate the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns or to provide better targeting for marketing. The following table provides more information about this cookie.

Cookie NameSourceExpiresPurposeHow to Block
__kla_viewed Klaviyo Persistent Collects information on the user's website navigation and preferences - This is used to target potential newsletter based upon this information. Through your browser Settings.
__zlcmid static.zdassets.com 1 year Preserves users states across page requests.
_fbp Facebook 3 months Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.
_gcl_au Google 3 months Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services.
_uetsid Microsoft 1 day Collects data on visitor behaviour from multiple websites, in order to present more relevant advertisement - This also allows the website to limit the number of times that they are shown the same advertisement.
_uetsid Microsoft Persistent Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor's preferences.
_uetsid_exp Microsoft Persistent Contains the expiry-date for the cookie with corresponding name.
_uetvid Microsoft 1 year Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor's preferences.
_uetvid Microsoft Persistent Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor 's preferences.
_uetvid_exp Microsoft Persistent Contains the expiry-date for the cookie with corresponding name.
ads/ga-audiences Google Session Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor 's online behaviour across websites.
ANONCHK clarity.ms 1 day Registers data on visitors from multiple visits and on multiple websites. This information is used to measure the efficiency of advertisement on websites.
collect smile.io Session Collects data on user behaviour and interaction in order to optimize the website and make advertisement on the website more relevant.
IDE Vedder Holsters 1 year Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
MUID Microsoft 1 year Used widely by Microsoft as a unique user ID. The cookie enables user tracking by synchronising the ID ac ross many Microsoft domains.
MUID clarity.ms 1 year Used widely by Microsoft as a unique user ID. The cookie enables user tracking by synchronising the ID across many Microsoft domains.
NID Google 6 months Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.
pagead/1p-user-list/# Google Session Tracks if the user has shown interest in specific products or events across multiple websites and detects how the user navigates between sites. This is used for measurement of advertisement efforts and facilitates payment of referral-fees between websites.
privy-user-#GUID#-_privy_a Vedder Holsters Persistent Collects information on what products the visitor has viewed and the content of the shopping-cart. This i s used to increase the website's conversion rate through targeted advertisement and product promotions through emails.
privy-user-#GUID#-_privy_a_timestamp Vedder Holsters Persistent Collects information on what products the visitor has viewed and the content of the shopping-cart. This is used to increase the website's conversion rate through targeted advertisement and product promotions through emails.
privy-user-#GUID#-_privy_b Vedder Holsters Persistent Collects information on what products the visitor has viewed and the content of the shopping-cart. This is used to increase the website's conversion rate through targeted advertisement and product promotions through emails.
privy-user-#GUID#-_privy_b_timestamp Vedder Holsters Persistent Collects information on what products the visitor has viewed and the content of the shopping-cart. This is used to increase the website's conversion rate through targeted advertisement and product promotions through emails.
s.gif visualwebsiteoptimizer.com Session Registers user behaviour and navigation on the website, and any interaction with active campaigns. This is used for optimizing advertisement and for efficient retargeting.
SM clarity.ms Session Registers a unique ID that identifies the user's device during return visits across websites that use the same ad network. The ID is used to allow targeted ads.
smile_data smile.io Persistent Used in connection to the website’s bonus/loyalty point system. The cookie collects data on which products have been seen or bought. Serves for statistics or promotions of products.
smile_session smile.io Persistent Used in connection to the website’s bonus/loyalty point system. The cookie collects data on which products have been seen or bought. Serves for statistics or promotions of products.
smile_visitor_uuid smile.io Persistent Used in connection to the website’s bonus/loyalty point system. The cookie collects data on which products have been seen or bought. Serves for statistics or promotions of products.
SRM_B Microsoft 1 year Tracks the user’s interaction with the website’s search-bar-function. This data can be used to present the user with relevant products or services.
tr Facebook Session Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.
zte# static.zdassets.com Session Saves a Zopim Live Chat ID that recognises a device between visits during a chat session.


 Third Party Websites' Cookies

Third party cookies are cookies set by someone other than the website owner for purposes such as collecting information on user behavior, demographics, or personalized marketing. When using our Sites, you may encounter embedded content, such as YouTube videos, or you may be directed to other websites for such activities as surveys or to make payment. These websites and embedded content may use their own cookies. We do not have control over the placement of cookies by other websites, even if you are directed to them from our website.

How to Control and Delete Cookies

Using Your Browser 

Many of the cookies used on our Sites and through emails can be enabled or disabled through our by disabling the cookies through your browser. To disable cookies through your browser, follow the instructions usually located within the “Help,” “Tools” or “Edit” menus in your browser. Please note that disabling a cookie or category of cookies does not delete any existing cookies from your browser unless manually completed through your browser function.

Cookies that Have Been Set in the Past

Collection of your data from our analytics cookies can be deleted. If cookies are deleted, the information collected prior to the preference change may still be used, however, we will stop using the disabled cookie to collect any further information from your user experience. For our marketing cookie, when a user opts out of tracking, a new cookie is placed to prevent users from being tracked.

Questions?

For more information, feel free to contact us at contact@vedderholsters.com