Cookies Policy

By continuing to browse our website, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Cookies are small text files placed onto your computer by the websites you visit. They are used to make websites work, improve efficiency, enhance the user experience and to provide usage information.  This information should make your website visits more productive by storing and using information on our website preferences and habits.

You can, however, choose whether or not to accept cookies by configuring your web browser. Most web browser software is initially set up to accept them so if you do not want to receive cookies you should change your browser settings. Please note by disabling cookies, some services or website functionality may not be available. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to www.aboutcookies.org.

Cookies we use:

The cookies we use fall into two categories:

  • Essential cookies: These are cookies required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to use online forms.
  • Analytical cookies: They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Marketing cookies: These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences. These cookies also record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website, the advertising displayed on it and communications sent more relevant to your interests.

The cookies we use are:

Google Analytics Cookies
Google Analytics is a tool that monitors websites and allows us to see volumes of website visitors, their source, and to analyse how our website is viewed and navigated. This allows optimisation of the content and pages on www.brigade-electronics.com and the marketing programs that drive traffic to the website. Google Analytics does not store any personal information about website visitors, but does use persistent cookies to identify repeat visitors. You may universally opt-out of all Google Analytics tracking used by all websites by visiting the following url – https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Email Marketing Post-Click Tracking Cookies
These cookies are used to report on the pages on www.brigade-electronics.com that have been viewed by visitors to the site originating from links in our email marketing campaigns. This analysis helps us to understand additional content viewed by the contacts in our database and therefore allows us to improve and tailor future campaigns to the contact’s specific areas of interest.

Full list of cookies used

Used By Name(s) Type  Description Intrusiveness Justification

 

Google Analytics _utma Analytics These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works.
By using our website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
LOW 3rd party cookie which does not personal store user data

Google Maps SID, SAPISID, APISID, SSID, HSID, NID, PREF Analytics Various unique identifiers, except for PREF which stores your options such as preferred zoom level. Google set a number of cookies on any page that includes a Google Map. While we have no control over the cookies set by Google, they appear to include a mixture of pieces of information to measure the number and behaviour of Google Maps users. LOW Justion

YouTube SID, LOGIN_INFO, use_hotbox, PREF, SSID, HSID, watched_video_id_list, __utma, __utmz, demographics, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Analytics Various unique identifiers, as well as login information that may relate to a Google account.

Google set a number of cookies on any page that includes a Youtube video. While we have no control over the cookies set by Google, they appear to include a mixture of pieces of information to measure the number and behaviour of Youtube users, including information that links your visits to our website with your Google account if you are signed in to one. Information about your use of our website, including your IP address, may be transmitted to Google and stored on servers in the United States. This cookie does not identify you personally unless you are logged into Google, in which case it is linked to your Google account

Google’s Privacy Policy

Opt out of Google Analytics

LOW Justific

Marketing Automation Tool – CommuniGator

Full  Tag (cookie) Name Lifespan e.g. session, persistent Type  Full Description Intrusiveness Justification
Wow.sessions Session Essential ISS Session Code ZERO Standard session cookie served by the web server.

Wow.anonymousid 2 Years Analytics Anonymous Visitor ID LOW Does not store user data, only stores active menu node over post-back

Wow.schedule Session Essential Load Balance Session Queue ZERO Standard session cookie served by the web server

Wow.utmvalues Session Analytics Stores the UTM Values for the session LOW Does not store user data, only stores active menu node over post-back

Wow.trackingdata Session Marketing CommuniGator encrypted identifier for the session MEDIUM 1st party cookie which is only used by GatorMail integration so GatorLeads (previously known as WOW Analytics) knows email contacts visiting website.

Wow.data 2 Years Analytics Encrypted GatorMail identification MEDIUM 1st party cookie which is only used by GatorMail integration so GatorLeads (previously known as WOW Analytics) knows email contacts visiting website.

ASPXAUTH Session Essentail CommuniGator Project Authenication ZERO Authentication cookie served by the CommuniGator product

ASP.NET Session Essentail IIS Session Cookie ZERO Standard session cookie served by the web server

 

Compliance with General Data Protection Regulation 2018.

Brigade Electronics Group Plc will at all times comply with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation 2018 and subsequent updates.

Data collected is held in the UK in accordance with the Data Protection Regulation.

For more information regarding the Brigade Electronics Privacy and Cookies Policy please email us at Privacy@brigade-electronics.com