Cookies Policy

1. General information on cookies

Please be advised that by visiting our websites and through this document you are being informed on all cookies we use. You can choose via your browser to accept or disagree with the cookies being used. Please note that your consent with some cookies we use is not necessary.

2. What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that stores Internet settings. Today, most websites use cookies to record information about your activity, making it easier and more productive for your next visit (for example, by recording your preferred language, selecting relevant ad content, tracking website traffic, or other settings). Cookies are stored in your browser, where you can view and manage individual cookies.

3. What kinds of cookies exist and what are they for?

Cookies may be distinguished by their function and purpose:

a. technical cookies – provide basic technical functionality of websites, i.e. login, use of services etc.

  • Essential cookies, or vital cookies, provide functions without which the website could not be used properly. Our use of these cookies does not require your consent and cannot be turned off directly on the website. However, you can turn them off at any time in your browser settings.
  • Performance cookies collect information about how you use our website, such as what information you read most often or whether you received any error message. These cookies are used to improve website performance and improve your user experience. These cookies cannot collect information that identifies the user. The information collected is aggregated and therefore anonymous.
  • Functional cookies are used to store your preferences and settings when you visit websites (such as setting your username, preferred language, text size, etc.). These cookies collect anonymous information and cannot track your movement on other websites.

b. cookies for marketing purposes are used in order to offer you advertising that is relevant to you, but also to prevent you from showing the same advertising offers over and over again, or to enable you to share interesting content from our websites through social media. These cookies remember whether you have visited the website and can share this information with third parties.

Cookies can also be divided into:
a. short-term cookies that are deleted from your browser after you close the browser;
b. long-term cookies that are stored in your browser and will only be deleted after some time (within days, months but also years).

We further distinguish categories of cookies according to their author:
a. first-party cookies that are created directly by our website kastnerpies.cz and are mostly necessary for their proper functioning; or
b. third-party cookies that are linked to another operator’s website and are mostly used for advertising purposes or analyzing the use of the website.

4. What information do the cookies track about you?

By using cookies on our website, we record information that may include: 1) IP address, 2) unique cookie identifier, cookie information and whether your device has software enabling access to certain features, 3) unique device identifier and type of the device, 4) domain, browser type and browser language, 5) operating system and system settings, 6) country and time zone, 7) previously visited website, 8) information about your interaction with our website, such as clicks and preference, 9) access time.

5. Which particular cookies do we use at our website?

Cookie1st or 3rd party CookieKind of CookiePurposeExpiration DateInformation being sent to 3rd Parties
_fbp3rd party (Meta Platforms, Inc.)MarketingMeta display advertisements on Meta-powered platforms after visiting the website.1 yearno
_ga1st partyAnalyticsGoogle Analytics anonymously calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site’s analytics report2 yearsno
_gid1st partyAnalyticsGoogle Analytics stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website’s performance.1 dayno
_gat1st partyPerformanceGoogle Analytics restrain request rate and thus limit the collection of data on high traffic sites.1 minuteno
pll_language1st partyFunctionalPolylang remembers the language selected by the user when returning to the website, and also to gets the language information when not available in another way.1 yearno
PHPSESSID1st partyNecessaryWordPress PHP engine store and identify a users’ unique session ID for the purpose of managing user session on the website.sessionno

6. How can you manage cookies?

You can set cookies by using your browser. You can always delete already saved cookies. Furthermore, depending on the browser used, it is possible to restrict the use of cookies for a particular website, limit their storage or set the forced deletion of all cookies after closing the browser.

For more information about each browser and its settings, see the links below:

7. Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”) and its cookies. Information about your use of the website, along with the contents of the cookie, will be transmitted and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website and generating activity reports for our operators, and for providing other services related to the activities at kastnerpies.cz. Google may also provide this information to third parties if required by law or if such third parties process the information on behalf of Google.

8. Cookies Policy Update

We have made every effort to ensure that the information contained in this Cookies Policy is up to date and includes a full list of all cookies that we use on kastnerpies.cz. This policy will be updated as our website develops, but there may be times when the list of cookies used is incomplete or outdated. If you require confirmation of cookies that we use on a certain date, do not hesitate to contact us in the “Contact us” section.

9. Changing Cookies settings

On the following link, you can change your Cookies settings:

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