As your trust and confidence in POSIC is very important to us, we strive to respect the privacy and security of our users according to Swiss and European data protection rules and regulations. The cookies we use can neither read or search your computer, smartphone or web-enabled device to obtain information about you, nor access any material kept on your hard drive.
How to control cookies and change your browser settings
If you've visited our website before, there may be previously set cookies on your device (search for “POSIC” in your cookies). You can delete all cookies that are already on your device, and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed.
For more information, please see your browser’s user documentation (help) to find out how to manage cookies, or visit www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies.
Types of cookies we use
The table below describes the cookies we use, and their purpose:
|NID cookie, set by Google. Used for advertising purpose.
|1P_JAR cookie, set by Google.This cookie collects statistics on website usage.
|AEC cookie, set by Google. AEC cookies ensure that requests within a browsing session are made by the user, and not by other sites.
|mage-cache-sessid. Magento cookie. Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.
|Google Universal Analytics cookies. registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
|Google Universal Analytics cookies.The main cookie used by Google Analytics, enables a service to distinguish one visitor from another
|Magento cookie.Stores product IDs of previously compared products for easy navigation.
|Google Universal Analytics cookies. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. Used to distinguish users. _gcl_au cookie is created by google tag manager which is a first party cookie for conversion linker functionality.
|Magento cookie. Stores product IDs of recently compared products.
|Magento cookie. Tracks error messages and other notifications that are shown to the user, such as the cookie consent message, and various error messages. The message is deleted from the cookie after it is shown to the shopper.
|Magento cookie. Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.Local storage of visitor-specific content that enables ecommerce functions.
|Magento cookie. Used for search .
|Magento cookie. Cookie used by Google Analytics that provides an aggregate analysis of Website visitors.
|Magento cookie. Forces local storage of specific content sections that should be invalidated.
|Magento cookie. Stores configuration for product data related to Recently Viewed / Compared Products.
|Magento cookie. Stores product IDs of recently viewed products for easy navigation.
|Magento cookie. Stores randomly generated key used to prevent forged requests.
|A variation of the _gat cookie set by Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager to allow website owners to track visitor behaviour and measure site performance.
|Magento cookie. Stores product IDs of recently previously viewed products for easy navigation.
|Magento cookie. Your session ID on the server.
|This cookie is set by Google reCAPTCHA, which protects our site against spam enquiries on contact forms.
|Facilitates caching of content on the server to make pages load faster.
|Appends a random, unique number and time to pages with customer content to prevent them from being cached on the server.
|This cookie is used to save the user's preferences and other information.
|Magento cookie. The store view or language you have selected.
|Magento cookie. Stores customer-specific information related to shopper-initiated actions, such as wish list display and checkout information.
|Stripe cookie used to process payments for our website.
|Stripe cookie used to process payments for our website.
|Magento cookie. Facilitates translation of content to other languages.Tracks the version of translations in local storage.
|Magento cookie. Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.
|Magento cookie. Facilitates translation of content to other languages.Stores translated content when requested by the shopper.
Use of social media plugins
We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network(s) in various ways. For these to work, social media sites including Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn and Twitter will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes, which are outlined in their respective privacy policies.
Our website uses Google Analytics. The information generated by the cookies (see above) – including your IP address – is transmitted to and stored by Google. Google uses this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity, and provide other services relating to internet usage.
IP-anonymization (“IP masking” to ensure anonymous collection of IP addresses) is activated on our website. Your IP-address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement in the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases – over which POSIC has no influence – will the whole IP-address be initially transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there.
You can also prevent collection of data by installing the deactivation add-on, for browsers, of Google Analytics. You can get this tool here
Links to other websites
If you follow a link from POSIC Sites to an external website, please be aware that the owner of the other website will have their own privacy and cookie policies.
Latest update: August 15, 2023