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What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that’s placed on your computer or mobile device when you visit our websites. We, and some of our affiliates and third-party service providers, may use a few different types of cookies. Cookies are used to make surfing on the website easier for you. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
We also use other tracking technologies like web beacons (sometimes called “tracking beacons” or “clear gifs”). These are tiny graphics files that contain a unique identifier that enable us to recognise when someone has visited our websites. Web beacons are services that typically work in conjunction with cookies to identify our users and user behaviour. Web beacons only collect limited information, including a cookie number, a timestamp, and a record of the page on which they are placed.
There are several types of cookies:
- Session cookies are temporary and expire, when the browser is closed. They allow us to link your actions during that particular browser session.
- Persistent cookies are stored on user’s device and remain in operation, even when user have closed the browser. They allow us to remember your preferences or actions across multiple sites.
- First-party cookies are cookies created and set by the website you’re visiting. First-party cookies are necessary to keep track of your personal preferences and the current session.
- Third-party cookies are set by a third-party site separate from the site you are visiting with the aim of collecting certain information to carry out various research into behaviour, surfing habits, demographics etc.
We use the following cookies
When you use the Carraiglinen.ie website, the following categories of cookies can be set on your device:
Strictly Necessary Cookies
Strictly necessary cookies are cookies that are required for the operation of the website. These are all the cookies without which the website could not perform basic functions. These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features. These cookies do not gather any information about user that could be used for marketing or remembering where you’ve been on the internet.
This is the most important category of cookies, as it is the only one that is recognised by the legislation. The law allows that any strictly necessary cookies are exempted from any requirements for user consent. We are not required to get your consent to the use of strictly necessary cookies.
Cookies that fall into this category are for example, cookies that enable you to send enquiries about our services to us, shopping cart cookies, cookies that enable to access to protected areas of a website or cookies that remembering previously entered text, so it’s not lost if the page refreshes.
Performance cookies are used to provide us with statistical information about our site, which is generally used for performance measurement and improvement. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. Performance cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. It includes activities like counting page visits, dwell time, bounce rates, technologies used to access the site, and page load speeds. Cookies that fall into this category are analytics, pay per click and advertising cookies. We are required to get your consent to the use of performance cookies.
Functionality cookies are generally there to support site functionality that is visible or advantageous to the visitor or their experience of the site. Functionality cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your username, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies are used to recognise you when you return to our website. They may also be used to provide services visitor has asked for such as commenting on a blog or watching a video.
The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track visitor browsing activity on other websites. We are required to get your consent to the use of functionality cookies. By using our website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
Targeting cookies are used to deliver advertisements more relevant to visitor and record your visit to our website. They cannot determine who user is though, as the data collected is never linked to user profile. Only anonymised information is captured. We use this information to carry out research and statistical analysis to help us improve our content, products and services and to help us better understand our customer requirements and interests. This enables us to target our marketing and advertising campaigns and those of our partners more effectively by providing interest-based advertisements that are personalised to your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times visitor see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. We may share this information with third parties for this purpose. We are required to get your consent to targeting/advertising cookies.
They are usually placed by third-party advertising networks with a website operator’s permission but can be placed by the operator themselves. They can be set even if the site itself does not display advertising. In some cases, cookies will be set so the site being visited can target the user with adverts elsewhere after they have left, a practice known as re-marketing.
Cookies help us to operate our websites and services, enhance and customise your experience across our websites and services, perform analytics and deliver advertising and marketing that’s relevant to you. Cookies help us to provide you with a good experience when you browse the website and it also allows us to improve the website, but also cookies help us to track our own performance. The cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.
We use first-party cookies on our website, because these cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features. These first-party cookies are set by Carraig Linen and do not get shared with third party.
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- that are necessary to the operation of our sites, services and tools
- to assess the performance of our websites, services, and tools, including as part of our analytic practices. This helps us to improve the way our website works and to help us understand how our visitors use our websites
- that allow us to offer you enhanced functionality when accessing or using our sites, services or tools.
We may use first-party or third-party cookies and web beacons to deliver content, including ads relevant to your interests, on our sites or on third party sites.
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How can you control cookies?
If you block cookies on our website, you may be unable to access certain areas of our website and certain functions and pages will not work in the usual way. Enabling these cookies is not strictly necessary for the website to work but it will provide you with a better browsing experience. If you disable marketing cookies on this site, it does not mean that you will not see our ads, it just means that they will not be personalised based on your activity.
Internet browsers will usually provide an option to accept, refuse or delete of all or some cookies, or those from providers that website owners use (for example third-party cookies, or those from specific websites). You can find more about using your browser’s cookie settings either via the help menu for your browser or on the browser’s own website. Cookies can also be deleted by using your internet browser, but you must disallow them otherwise they will be reapplied the next time you visit a website. If you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website. Please be aware that disabling and/or deleting cookies can affect the functionality of many websites that you visit and could prevent you from being able to use this website to its highest capability.