AS Baltika Cookie Policy

Last updated 9 July 2015

Baltika AS (and its group of companies) uses cookies on its websites. You can find out more about cookies and how to control them in the information below. Please note that by clicking on a link from one of Baltika’s websites to another, the Cookie Policy or banner may not reappear and this Policy applies to all websites.

By using this website you accept the use of cookies in accordance with this Cookie Notice. In particular, you accept the use of functionality for the purposes described below.

If you do not accept the use of these cookies, please disable them by changing your browser settings so that cookies from this website cannot be placed on your computer or mobile device.

What is a cookie?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

There are two broad categories of cookies:

First party cookies, served directly by Baltika to your computer.

Third party cookies, which are served by a third party on one of Baltika’s websites.

How does Baltika use cookies?

We use cookies to: understand the total number of visitors to our sites on an ongoing basis and the types of internet browsers (Chrome, Internet Explorer or Firefox) and operating systems (e.g. Windows , Mac OS or Linux) used by our visitors;

monitor our site performance and to improve our website;

customise and enhance your online experience; and

enable Baltika and third-party advertising both on and off our websites .

What types of cookies does Baltika use?

The types of cookies used on this website can be classified as follows (last updated July 2015):

Type of cookie What it does Source Expiry How to block
Cookies necessary for essential website purposes These cookies are essential to provide you with services available through this website and to use some of its features, such as access to secure areas.

Without these cookies, services you have asked for, like transactional pages and secure login accounts, would not be possible.

Baltika AS Some of these cookies expire when you close your browser.

Other cookies set for this purpose may last for many years from your last visit to our site.

These cookies are strictly necessary to the operation of the website and cannot be blocked (unless you have set your browser to reject cookies).

However, some are automatically removed when you close your browser.

Functionality and Performance Cookies These cookies enhance the performance and functionality of our website but are non-essential to its use. Without these cookies, certain functionality (like items that you want have in the Compare Products list) may become unavailable. Some of cookies set for this purpose expire when you close your browser.

Others may last for a period of up to 10 years from your last visit to our site.

You can find further information about functionality and performance cookies (including how to opt-out) using the links provided in the ‘what it does’ and ‘source’ column opposite.

You can also change your browser settings to accept or refuse these cookies.

As the means by which you can do this vary from browser to browser, you should visit your browser’s help menu for more information.

Analytics Cookies These cookies are set by Google Analytics and are used to collect information about how visitors use our site.

The information gathered does not identify any individual visitor and is aggregated. It includes the number of visitors to our website, the websites that referred them to our website and the pages that they visited on our website.

We use this information to help run our site more efficiently, to gather broad demographic information and to monitor the level of activity on our site.

Google Analytics (opt-out)

 

Some of these cookies expire when you close your browser.

Other cookies set for this purpose may last for a period of up to 2 years from your last visit to our site.

You can find further information about Analytics Cookies (including how to opt-out) using the link provided in the ‘source’ column opposite.

You can also change your browser settings to accept or refuse these cookies.

As the means by which you can do this vary from browser to browser, you should visit your browser’s help menu for more information.

How to control or delete cookies

You have the right to choose whether or not to accept cookies and we have explained how you can exercise this right below. However, please note that if you choose to refuse cookies you may not be able to use the full functionality of our websites.

You can block cookies by changing your browser settings so that cookies from this website cannot be placed on your computer or mobile device. In order to do this follow the instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” facility). Please note that using a third party opt-out link to disable a cookie may not delete the cookie from your browser but simply disable it from future use. If you wish to delete the relevant cookie, you will need to do this yourself from within your browser.

Further information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Cookies that have been set in the past

If you have disabled one or more Cookies, we may still use information collected from cookies prior to your disabled preference being set, however, we will stop using the disabled cookie to collect any further information.

Contact us

If you have any questions or comments about this cookies policy, please contact us at the address provided below

e-mail address: baltika@baltikagroup.com

Postal address: Baltika AS, Veerenni 24, 10135 Tallinn, Estonia

This policy is subject to change. The changes will be posted on Baltika web sites, so please be sure to check the site regularly.

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    Brands
  • 7
    Countries
  • 128
    Shops
  • 23 200
    Sales area, m2
  • 47.0 mln
    2016 group turnover, EUR
  • 1 100
    Employees