1. What are “cookies”?
1.1. Cookies are small text files that websites send to users’ devices (e.g. computer, tablet, smartphone, notebook, etc.), where they are saved and then sent back to the same sites on the user’s next visit. Cookies may require the user’s prior consent.
1.2. Cookies allow the device on which they are stored to be identified for the entire period of their validity or registration. During visits to the Website, navigation data-related information received from the user’s device may be stored in cookies installed on the latter.
1.3. Cookies perform different functions and make navigating the Website more efficient by remembering the user’s preferences and enhancing their navigation experience. They can also help personalise the advertisements shown during navigation and the marketing activities aimed at the user, ensuring that they reflect his/her interests and preferences.
1.4. Cookie settings can be changed at any time. The following information provides further detail about the cookies used by the Website and the ways the settings relating to them can be managed.
2. Types of cookies used
2.1. When a user connects to the Website via their web browser, cookies may be installed on their device in order to enable the Website to recognise that device, ensuring the effective use of the Website for the lifetime of the cookies, and to collect information on accesses to the Website.
2.2. When navigating the Website, cookies may also be sent to the device from other sites or servers (i.e. “third parties”); these may contain certain elements (e.g. images, maps, sound, specific links to pages in other domains) present on the site being visited. With regard to this profile, these may be:
2.2.1. First party cookies, sent directly by the Website to the user’s device.
2.2.2. Third party cookies, which are sent by a third party but on Website’s behalf.
2.3. Depending on the purpose of the cookies, these can be divided into:
2.3.1. Strictly necessary cookies: these are the essential cookies that allow the User to browse this site and use its features (e.g. graphics, design, colours). These cookies do not collect information about the User that could be used for advertising or to record the User's internet activity. The list of strictly necessary cookies used on the Site can be consulted by clicking here.
2.3.2. Performance cookies: these are cookies that collect anonymous information about how the User uses this site, for example, which pages are viewed most often and/or whether the User encounters error messages. These cookies do not collect information that can identify the User, all data collected/processed by these cookies are anonymous and are used exclusively by PPC Advanced Energy Services România or on behalf of PPC Advanced Energy Services România. Performance cookies are only used to improve the way this site works. The list of performance cookies used on the Site can be viewed by clicking here.
2.3.3. Flash cookies: these are cookies that are used to store User preferences, such as volume control, high scores on games or displaying content based on what the User may have previously viewed on a site. Flash cookies are different from other cookies used on this site because of the way data is stored. The cookie management tools provided by your browser will not remove Flash cookies. The list of Flash cookies used on the Site can be viewed by clicking here.
2.3.4. Marketing cookies: these are persistent cookies that track the User's online activity and help advertisers deliver more relevant advertising or limit how many times the User sees an ad. These cookies may share this information with other organizations or advertisers. For example, these marketing cookies may be passed on to companies that advertise to make the advertisements the User sees more relevant to the User, to allow the User to share certain pages on social networks or to allow the User to post comments on the website. The list of marketing cookies used on the Site can be viewed by clicking here.
3. Managing cookies using your browser settings
3.1. Almost all internet browsers allow you to check what cookies are present on your hard drive, block cookies or receive a warning each time a cookie is set. However, in some cases, not setting a cookie makes it impossible to use certain parts of the Site.
- Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/ro-ro/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies#
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=ro
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/ro/kb/cookie-urile
- Opera: https://help.opera.com/en/latest/web-preferences/
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/ro-ro/HT201265
3.3. If you are using a mobile device, you should consult the instruction manual for information on how to manage cookies.
3.4. For more information on cookies, including how to view cookies that have been set on this device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
3. 5. Facebook and Adobe Marketing Cloud cookies may be declined in accordance with the procedure indicated by the two providers. Therefore, the use of the website without refusing these cookies implies the user's consent to the processing of his/her data by Facebook and Adobe Marketing Cloud for the purposes described above.
Page updated on: November 14, 2023.