Cookie Policy

Andreas Stihl Limited – Cookie Policy

Information about our use of cookies

  • Our site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our site. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our site and also allows us to improve our site. When you use our site, a banner will be displayed asking you for your consent to our use of cookies.

What are cookies?

  • A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is saved onto your computer, smartphone, tablet or other device when you visit our site.
  • Cookies store small pieces of information. For example, one type of cookie will remember that you have visited our site before.
  • Cookies help us to improve your visit and experience when browsing our site by, for example, storing certain information so you don’t have to re-enter it on subsequent visits.
  • Cookies also assist us in tracking which pages of the website you have visited.
  • We use both persistent cookies (which stay with your computer and will work until their expiry date, unless detected by you beforehand) and session cookies (which expire when you close your browser).

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly Necessary cookies. These cookies are essential for the operation of our site.
  • Analytical/ performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise use when you return to our site. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences.
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
  • You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
Name Description Expiry
CookieNoticeDisplayed We use this cookie to not display the cookie notice banner, after you have accepted or reviewed our cookie policies. End of session
Cart This is used to identify your current shopping cart as your own. [End of session]
CartTotalCookie This is used to identify the current count of items in your shopping cart.
_RequestVerificationToken This security cookie is used to validate current requests and protect against cross site request forgery.
Ico We use this cookie to identify the last checkout complete during the checkout process for checkout record keeping.
ASP.NET_SessionId

 

www.stihl.co.uk

(ASP Session)

This cookie assists us in monitoring your use of our site [End of session]
country

GeoQueries

“siteCountryCode”

 

IPLocator

We use this cookie to identify the location of the users of our site.
productCatalogNotepad

 

Notepad

This is used to identify the products listed on our website.

 

Third party cookies

  • Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.
  • The table below explains the cookies we use on our site, why they are collected and when they expire:
Name and domain Description Expiry
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__atuvs

 

blog.stihl.co.uk

(.addthis.com)

AddThis allows you to share content on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. 3317 days

3317 days

loc

mus

na_id

na_tc

ssc

uid

uvc

 

.addthis.com

(.addthis.com)

AddThis allows you to share content on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. 6544 days

6544 days

6544 days

28

857 days

5493 days

3317 days

 

cjae

DotomiNet

DotomiUser

LCLK

rt_12783

rt_14000

rt_14200

rt_15900

rt_17100

rt_1982

rt_19998

rt_44410

 

.dotomi.com

(conservant)

Used by the conversant advertising platform to target relevant online adverts 574 days

574 days

6544 days

6544 days

727 days

727 days

727 days

727 days

727 days

727 days

727 days

727 days

cttutcid

pluto

 

.fastclick.net

(.fastclick.net)

This cookie is used by Conversant Media Solutions to track Sessions ID and preference information. 574 days

28 days

_ga

_gid

 

.stihl.co.uk

(Google Analytics)

This cookie is used by Google Analytics to analyse how visitors find our website, how often they visit it, and which pages are the most popular. 14 days

14 days

_ga

_gat_UA-23169690-3

_gid

 

.blog.stihl.co.uk

(Google Analytics)

This cookie is used by Google Analytics to analyse how visitors find our website, how often they visit it, and which pages are the most popular. 14 days

14 days

14 days

_ga

CONSENT

NID

 

.gstatic.com

(Google Analytics)

This cookie is used by Google Analytics to analyse how visitors find our website, how often they visit it, and which pages are the most popular. 14 days

574 days

182

mojo1

mojo3

rts

svid

 

.mediaplex.com

(.mediaplex.com)

This cookie is used by Mediamath to monitor information relating to the user’s computer as well as their user activity in order to report aggregate information to relevant clients. 6544 days

6544 days

x

857 days

__sonar

DSID

IDE

 

.doubclick.net

(.doubclick.net)

This cookie is used by doubleclick.net on behalf of Google to ensure you are shown the most relevant ads. 3317 days

6544 days

6544 days

 

Your interaction with cookies

  • It is possible to disable and remove cookies from your computer or device by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to do so. You will need to know what browser you are using and what version you have.
  • You can refer to your browser’s help section or visit the aboutcookies.org/ website for further information and assistance with cookies.
  • Please be aware that if you use your browser settings to block or amend certain cookies, your browsing experience may change for the worse.

Changes to this policy

  • We may update, change, modify, add or remove portions of this policy at any time, and any changes will become effective immediately. Please visit this page periodically if you want to keep up to date.