This Cookie Notice applies to any web page, which may include other interactive properties linked through this web page (“Amplifon Website(s)” or “Website(s)”) which are operated by or on behalf of Amplifon (“Amplifon”). References in this Cookie Notice to “we” and through similar words such as “us,” “our,” etc. refer to Amplifon as the operator and distributor of this Website.
The cookies and other website technologies we use or allow are an accepted part of e-commerce and important to your use of the Amplifon Website. The information collected by cookies does not explicitly identify you, but some information may be considered personal information in certain jurisdictions; it includes, but is not limited to, general information about your computer settings, your connection to the Internet (e.g. operating system and platform, IP address, your browsing patterns, and timings of browsing on the website), and your location. Location data may be collected through marketing cookies and is typically used for purposes such as providing targeted advertisements that are relevant to your geographical location but will not provide precise location information. Further details about the types of cookies that Amplifon utilizes can be found below.
Any personal information you do provide to us through the Amplifon Website would be governed by Amplifon’s Privacy Notice.
What is a Cookie?
Cookies are pieces of data issued by a website that, among other things, allow your computer to utilize all the features on the website. If and when your computer accepts a cookie, the cookie may be stored on the computer’s hard drive.
Below we provide more information about the specific types of cookies utilized by the Amplifon Website, and what those cookies do.
What data is collected by Cookies?
Each time a computer visits the Amplifon Website we may collect certain data from that computer. This data is automatically collected from the computer’s web browser and may include data such as the following:
The type of web browser software the computer uses (for example, Google Chrome or Internet Explorer);
The name of the domain from which the computer accessed the Internet;
The Internet address of the website from which the computer linked directly to the Website;
The date and time the computer accessed the Website.
We may use this data to help us make the Amplifon Website more useful to you and for other business purposes. For example, we may tell business partners how many computers visited the Website or what pages were most popular. We may prepare reports and other materials using the data. We may use this data for any other purpose and may share the data with third parties.
What kind of Cookies do the Amplifon websites use?
Cookies can either be session cookies or persistent cookies. A session cookie does not identify you personally and automatically expires when you close your browser. A persistent cookie will remain until it expires or until you delete your cookies. These cookies do not expire when you close your browser. By assigning your computer a unique identifier through a persistent cookie, we are able to create a database of your previous choices and preferences which can be provided by us automatically, saving you time and effort on future visits.
In addition, third parties may place and read cookies on your browser or use web beacons or similar technologies to collect data. A description of the specific functionality of the cookies used by the Amplifon Website is provided below.
Necessary cookies enable basic functions on the Amplifon Website, like page navigation and access to secure areas of the websites. The Amplifon Website cannot function properly without these cookies. As such, necessary cookies will always be collected regardless of your cookie settings. Necessary cookies are used for the following purposes, including:
Preference cookies enable the Amplifon Website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks during your experience, like your preferred language, the font text appears in, or the region that you’re located in. Preference cookies are used to establish a unique user ID that recognizes you on returning visits in order to improve and personalize your website experience. For example, Amplifon uses preference cookies in the following ways:
Statistic cookies help us understand how visitors interact with the Amplifon Website by collecting and reporting information anonymously. Statistics cookies are used for the following purposes:
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across the Amplifon Website. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for each individual user of the Amplifon Website. You may opt out of the collection of marketing cookies at any time. Marketing cookies are used for the following purposes:
Third-Party Ad Networks
Opting out from one or more companies listed on the DAA Consumer Choice Page or the NAI Consumer Opt-Out Page will remove you from those companies’ delivery of interest-based content or ads to you, but it does not mean you will no longer receive any advertising through the Website or on other third party websites. Even if you opt-out from one or more companies listed on the DAA Consumer Choice Page or the NAI Consumer Opt-Out Page, you may continue to receive advertisements, for example, based on the particular website that you are viewing (i.e., contextually based ads). Also, if your browsers are configured to reject cookies when you opt-out on the DAA or NAI websites, your opt-out action may not be effective. Additional information is available on the DAA’s website at www.aboutads.info or the NAI’s website at https://www.networkadvertising.org/.