1. About cookies
Cookies are pieces of information that the METrans website sends to a computer while the individual is browsing the METrans website. Cookies work in combination with content within the website itself, to capture and remember information. Cookies may be a session cookie or a persistent cookie which indicates how long the cookie will stay on a device. A persistent cookie is stored on a device for a longer period of time unless this is deleted by the individual before the expiry date. A session cookie will be deleted when an individual end the browser session of METrans website. These cookies help METrans to collect data such as language preferences, webpages visited, time spent on the METrans website and other web traffic data. METrans uses this data to improve services, analyze the activities and to personalize the individuals experience. Cookies may allow METrans to analyze which personalized offers may interest the individual and how the individual interacts with other offers and to understand the use of the individual on other websites.
2. Information collected
In certain circumstances METrans may also collect personal information about the individual but only where the individual voluntarily provides it (e.g. sign up as a registered user) or where a customer purchase goods or services from METrans.
3. Consent for cookies
4. Type of cookies
There are generally three categories of cookies: ‘Functional’, ‘Analytical’, ‘Marketing’. METrans uses all three categories of cookies. The individual can find out more about these cookies below.
A. Functional cookies.
These cookies are essential, as they help make the website usable by enabling functions such as for the individual to move around the website. These cookies are required to let the website function. These cookies allow METrans to remember preferences like preferred language. The data METrans collects is anonymized and therefore METrans cannot identify the individual and these are not used to track the browsing activity on other sites or services.
a. Cookies who direct the individual to the website channel that is most suitable for the device (mobile/desktop);
b. Cookie that ensures no cookie is placed for tracking without consent;
c. Cookie that remembers wish lists;
d. Cookie that enables the individual to travel through the website and will stay connected to the right web server.
e. Keep track of the items stored in the shopping basket;
f. Remember information the individual fills in during purchase process;
g. Remember preferences such as location, language;
h. Reading out browser settings to be able to display our website optimally on your screen;
i. Detecting abuse of our website and services, for example by registering a number of failed log-in attempts;
j. Offering the possibility to save log-in data so that the individual does not have to enter it every time;
k. Making it possible to respond to our website.
Purpose / recorded information
__cfduid The __cfduid cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. Cloudflare
intercom-id-* cookie used to track who was most recently logged in on a given device or computer will keep these conversations in the Messenger for one week. Intercom
AKA_A2 Akamai functional cookie Akamai
cookieBarAccepted Keeps track if cookie bar is accepted by the user. METrans
countryVerificationBarVerificationCompleted Holds info for the country bar component where user can verify country and language settings METrans customerUID Keeps track of the customer unique idetifier so it can be tracked correctly from Google analytics METrans
doNotShowNewsletterPopup Keeps info that the newsletter popup has already been shown to the user METrans country Keeps customer country selected on the METrans site METrans
screenInfo Get screen information like width in pixels or DPI. Store some of the information in cookie for server side usage. METrans _cq_uuid, uuid Third party cookie (on cquotient.com), contains a randomly generated ID CQuotient
__cq_uuid First party version of cquotient.com uuid CQuotient
__cq_seg First party cookie; contains segment information for personalized search CQuotient
First party cookie; contains a hashed ID for an anonymous user CQuotient
cquid First party cookie; contains a hashed ID for a known, logged-in user CQuotient
__cq_dnt This is a “Do not track” cookie set by your browser settings to inform the METrans website what cookies to allow or disallow tracking. CQuotient
dw_dnt This is a “Do not track” cookie set by your browser settings to inform the METrans website what cookies to allow or disallow tracking. Salesforce Commerce Cloud
dwcustomer_* Commerce Cloud cookies used for logged customers. Preserve customer information, preferences, basket etc. Salesforce Commerce Cloud
dwsecuretoken_* Commerce Cloud cookie to indicate a secure session. Any https traffic is handshaked against this cookie to prevent session spoofing Salesforce Commerce Cloud
dwsid Commerce Cloud session id Salesforce Commerce Cloud
sid Session ID Salesforce Commerce Cloud
2. Analytical cookies.
These cookies allow METrans to monitor the performance of our website and helps METrans to understand how the individual interacts with our website. These cookies may be used to allow METrans to know that the individual has logged in so that METrans can serve fresher content than a user who has never logged in. METrans uses analytical services such as google analytics to collect data to analyze trends. The information METrans collects is done without identifying the individual.
a. Cookies to identify trends and perform analysis on how to improve the website (such as google analytics);
a. For Google analytics METrans has anonymized IP addresses, has signed a Data Processing agreement and does not share personal data with third parties.
b. To analyze and identify patterns
c. To analyze if changes are improvements
d. Internal search button on webpage which direct the individual to the right product page
e. Keep track on clicks on our website for METrans to analyze where the most relevant information should be
DSID, _svs, _svtri, IDE The Doubleclick tracking cookie is used by Google for ad tracking purposes. Whenever you visit a website with Google ads on it, a cookie is placed in your web browser by the ads and is used to track you across the Internet. Doubleclick
Connect.sid, _cfduid, fita.sid.suitsupply Fit Analytics is used to give visitors size help on the website. In addition, it will save the advice in a cookie and apply the given advice to more (similar) products on the website. Fit Analytics
JSESSIONID These are used by New Relic to monitor the performance of our Site. None of your personal data is transferred to New Relic. New Relic
3. Marketing Cookies.
Third parties may have the ability to place social cookies on the website of METrans and METrans may be able to place social cookies on the website and third-party website. Our advertising partners or other third-party partners may use these types of cookies to deliver advertising that is relevant to the interests of individuals. These cookies can remember that a device has visited a site and may also be able to track the device’s browsing activity on other sites or services other than METrans. This information may be shared with organizations outside METrans, such as advertisers and/or advertising networks to deliver the advertising. Based on the information METrans collects METrans is able to send more specialized offers and is able to advertise on the website and that of third parties based on the interests of the individual. The information METrans collects is purchase behavior, which advertisements the individual has seen, how often the individual has seen them and whether the individual buys a product.
On some pages of our website the individual may see advertisements / cookies that are not related to METrans. When, for example the individual visits Facebook this third party may set their own cookie on the device of the individual and is then able to use our website to set this cookie. METrans does not have control of the use of these third-party cookies and is not able to access these cookies. Cookies can only be accessed by the party who originally set them. Please check the third-party websites for more information about these cookies. Our third parties are:
a. Cookie that combines shopping behaviour and when consent is given for newsletters and personalized offers to send personalized offers that might interest the individual;
b. Cookie which keeps track on the pages that are visited on our website in order for partner websites to show relevant advertisement.
c. Google analytics which measures how the individual uses our website in order for us to help the individual choose the product that best suits the individual. Also, to show offers that might be interesting for the individual.
d. Cookie which sees what products are have viewed on our website in order for third parties to offer relevant advertisements.
e. To advertise based on the interests of an individual on our website and that of third parties.
1P_JAR, CONSENT, UULE, DV Google advertising cookie used for user tracking and ad targeting purposes Google Analytics
soc Used to save referrer information towards our Affiliate tracker METrans
4. How long will cookies stay on my device?
The length of time a cookie will stay on a computer or mobile device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on a device until the individual stops browsing. Persistent cookies stay on a computer or mobile device until they expire or are deleted.
5. How to control and delete cookies
If an individual wants to delete any cookies that are already on the computer, please refer to the help and support section on the internet browser for instructions on how to locate the file or directory that stores cookies.
Please note that METrans online services cannot always control third-party cookies stored on the machine from our online services and that setting the individual’s cookie preferences with METrans will not stop those third-party cookies from being stored on the machine. Therefore the individual must manage these cookies directly with the relevant third party. Please see the ‘Type of Cookies’ section for more information.
Information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at www.AboutCookies.org. Please note that by deleting the METrans cookies or disabling future cookies the individual may not be able to access certain areas or features of the METrans site.
6. Data subject rights
An individual has the ability to request access, restriction, portability, erasure, rectification of your personal data and file a complaint regarding their data subject rights by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please make sure the request is specified and provide evidence that it concerns your personal data. METrans shall respond to the individual within one month of receipt.
An individual has the following rights:
– The right to access the personal data METrans holds at any time.
– The right to ask METrans to correct the personal data that is incorrect and to complete incomplete information METrans holds about you.
– The right to be forgotten and to object and ask METrans to delete personal data if METrans has no legal or regulatory obligation to keep personal data.
– The right to restrict personal data.
– The right to ask METrans to provide a copy of the personal data that METrans holds about you.
It may be possible that METrans shall keep personal data for archiving purposes for exercising the rights and freedom of expression and information, based on a legal obligation, the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority reasons, for reasons of public interest in the area of public health, for archiving purposes in the public interest of scientific, historical research purposes or statistical purposes or for establishment, exercises or defense of legal claims.
METrans shall communicate rectification or erasure of the personal data with third parties unless it proves impossible or involve disproportionate effort. METrans shall inform the individual about the third parties.
7. Changes / updates
9. Our details
METrans is an Arizona, USA limited liability company, Entity ID L10922281
METrans contact details are:
By email: email@example.com
By phone: +01-602-957-8725
By US Mail: P.O. Box 61594, Phoenix, AZ 85082-1594