February 12, 2020
When on the Markward Group website, you may notice some cookies are not related to our domain. Third-party plugin technology helps make a better and more dynamic experience when using the Markward Group website. This, in turn, means that there will be several third-party cookies from our trusted suppliers used on our website.
Each third-party company is responsible for the cookies that they place onto your device and have separate policy documents to highlight their use.
What are Cookies
Cookies are small files that are put on your devices such as a computer or mobile device if you agree. They are designed to hold a modest amount of data specific to a particular client and website and can be accessed either by the web server or the client computer.
These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.
Cookies we use
Markward Group’s website uses the following cookies:
These cookies are essential to provide you with services available through our website and to enable you to use some of its features. They are a website’s basic form of memory, used to store the preferences selected by a user on a given site.
As the name implies, they are essential to a website’s functionality and cannot be disabled by users.
Performance and Functionality Cookies
The purpose of these cookies is to provide you with more personal experience and to avoid you having to re-enter your preferences every time you visit our website or use our services.
These cookies are used to enhance the performance and functionality of our website but are not essential to its use. However, without these cookies, certain functions (like videos) may become unavailable.
Web Analytics and Customization Cookies
Analytics and customization cookies track user activity, so that website owners can better understand how their site is being accessed and used.
Some of the cookies we use are ‘analytical’ cookies. They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the site when they’re using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example by making sure users are finding what they need easily.
Markward Group uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie to evaluate your use of our website and compile reports for us on activity on our site.
Targeted and Advertising Cookies
Advertising cookies are used to customize a user’s ad experience on a website. Using the data collected from these cookies, websites can prevent the same ad from appearing again and again, remember user ad preferences, and tailor which ads appear based on a user’s online activities.
These cookies track your browsing habits to enable us to show advertising which is more likely to be of interest to you. These cookies use information about your browsing history to group you with other users who have similar interests. Based on that information third party advertisers can place cookies to enable them to show advertisements that we think will be relevant to your interests while you are on third party websites.
Markward Group uses Google AdSense, a program run by Google through which website publishers in the Google Network of content sites serve text, images, video, or interactive media advertisements that are targeted to the site content and audience. These advertisements are administered, sorted, and maintained by Google.
Social Media Cookies
These cookies are used when you share information using a social media sharing button or “like” button on our site or you link your account or engage with our content on or through a social networking site such as Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn. The social network will record that you have done this.
Cookies can be manually removed from your device at any time using the tools or settings in your browser.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of Markward Group’s website.
For further information on cookies and how they work, please visit About Cookies.