WHAT IS A COOKIE?
Last revised January 23, 2019
A cookie is a small text file a web portal installs on your computer, tablet or smartphone when you visit the portal. Cookies can help us in many ways, they make it for example possible for the portal to remember certain entries and settings (e.g. login info, language, font size and other display preferences) for a specific period of time so you do not have to re-enter this information every time you visit and navigate the portal, for example, by allowing us to tailor a Web site to better match your interests or to store your password to save you having to re-enter it each time. Furthermore, when you visit our website you may notice some cookies that aren't related to us. If you go on to a web page that contains embedded content, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don't control the setting of these cookies, so we suggest you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them. If you do not wish to receive cookies, please configure your Internet browser to erase all cookies from your computer’s hard drive, block all cookies or to receive a warning before a cookie is stored.
Here's a list of the cookies we use and what we use them for.
2.1 Cookies hosted by Kao
2.2 COOKIES HOSTED BY THIRD PARTIES
When you visit our website, you may notice some cookies that aren't related to Kao. If you go on to a web page that contains embedded content, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don't control the setting of these cookies, so we suggest you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.
_ga: Used to distinguish users
_gid: Used to distinguish users
_gat: Used to throttle request rate
privacy_notice_www-kaosalondivision-co: Used to track whether customer has accepted cookie usage
Opt-Out Options for Google Analytics
You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Content Filter Google Display Network ads by using the Ads Settings, or by using the Google Analytics opt-out Browser add-on
You may stop or restrict the placement of cookies on your computer or flush them from your browser by adjusting your web browser preferences and browser plug-in settings, in which case you may still use our web site, but it may interfere with some of its functionality. As an alternative to the browser add-on and especially for mobile browsers, you may click on the following link to set an opt-out cookie
You can randomly manage and/or delete these cookies. You can delete all of the cookies stored on your computer and you can set up most browsers in such a manner that the archiving of cookies is prevented in the first place.
However, if you do this, you may have to manually adjust some settings every time you visit and live with the impairment of some of the functions.