Privacy & Cookies

USE OF INFORMATION

This Privacy Policy regulates the use by Inchcape plc (“Inchcape”) of the information you provide when using this website www.inchcape.com.

Inchcape is committed to the online privacy of all its users. This policy statement is designed to give a clear explanation of Inchcape’s data processing practices.

Inchcape has notified the Information Commissioner under the terms of the Data Protection Act 1998 that it may obtain information about data subjects.

We will not collect any information about individuals (“personal data”), except where it is specifically and knowingly provided by them. Examples of such information on this site are:

  • Your name
  • Your email address

Any information you provide to Inchcape (“data”) will be put onto the database and processed by us for sending individuals news alerts from the website as well as tracking of website usage data.

In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. Examples of this type of information are:

  • Type of Internet Browser you are using
  • Type of computer operating system you are using
  • The domain name of the website from which you linked to our site

COOKIES

WHAT IS A “COOKIE”?

Cookies are small files which are placed on your computer when you access a website – amongst other things; they help the website user to navigate efficiently between pages and the website operator to track usage of the site.

Cookies cannot contain viruses or anything else that might harm your computer. You can find out more about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.

WHAT DO WE USE COOKIES FOR?

We use cookies to track your activities on our website but they will not allow us to obtain information of a personal nature such as your name and address. We will only be aware of such information if you provide the information to us or you have set the preferences in your browser to provide this information automatically.

We use the information collected to analyse trends and improve our site for our customers.

WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS IN RELATION TO THE USE OF COOKIES?

By using our website, you agree to the use of cookies and other technologies as set out in this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to such use please either refrain from using the website or see the section below “Can you disable cookies?” to adjust your settings.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the reasons why we use them in the table below.

Cookie Name Purpose More information
Google Analytics _utma
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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. Click here for an
overview of
privacy at Google
Session Management JSESSIONID This cookie is used primarily to keep the user logged in during a session. The cookie stores information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user. The cookie is a “session cookie”. It is stored in temporary memory and is not retained after the browser is closed.

CAN YOU DISABLE COOKIES?

Yes, your browser will enable you to disable cookies and further information can be found in the “Help” section of your browser or at www.allaboutcookies.org. However, you should note that if you choose to do this, it may have an impact on the quality of your browsing experience.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

If you have any questions about our use of cookies, please contact contact@inchcape.com