Cookie policy

Altua AS understand that your privacy is important to you and are committed to being transparent about the technologies we use. This Cookie Policy explains how and why cookies, web beacons, pixels, clear gifs, and other similar technologies may be stored on and accessed from your device when you use or visit any website or app that posts a link to this Policy. This Cookie Policy should be read together with our Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions.

By continuing to browse or use our Sites, you agree that we can store and access Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies as described in this Cookie Policy.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that can be stored on and accessed from your device when you visit our Site. The other tracking technologies work similarly to cookies and place small data files on your device. These cookies and other tracking technologies are used to store data about you and your preferences so that a web server doesn’t have to repeatedly request this information, potentially slowing download time.

Why do we use cookies?

We use Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies to improve your experience on our website and to enhance its speed. We also use Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies to compile anonymous, aggregated statistics that allow us to understand how people use our website and to help us improve its structure and content.

How do we use cookies?

We use Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies to identify you and your interests, to remember your preferences, and to track your use of our Sites. We also use Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies to control access to certain content on our Sites, protect the Sites, and to process any requests that you make of us.

To administer our Sites and for research purposes, we also have contracted with third-party service providers to track and analyze statistical usage and volume information from our Site users. These third-party service providers use persistent Cookies to help us to improve the user experience, manage our Site content, and analyze how users navigate and utilize the Sites.

We use different types of cookies

  • Session cookies: Session cookies expire when you close your browser (or if you stay inactive for a certain amount of time). They're used, for instance, to track where you are in a purchase process so you don't lose what's in your cart.
  • Permanent cookies: Permanent cookies may remain stored on you device even after you have closed your browser. They can store details such as login information (user name and password) so you can automatically be logged in when you use the Site.

How to control or delete cookies?

You may refuse to accept browser cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of the Site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you direct your browser to our Site.

Most internet browsers are initially set up to automatically accept cookies. You can change the settings to block cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent to your device. There are a number of ways to manage cookies. Please refer to your browser’s ‘help’ facility for information on how to enable and disable cookies.