IKEA

Cookie policy

This cookie policy explains what cookies are and how we use them on our website.

1. What are cookies?

When you visit our website, we want to provide content and features tailored to your needs. This requires cookies. Cookies are small elements of information formed by letters and numbers. Cookies contain information that is saved in the browser of your computer or on the hard drive of mobile devices.

 

2. How do we use cookies?

We use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website and to provide a browsing experience that is unique to you. Additionally, we use cookies so that our website can remember what you have done whilst browsing.

 

3. What type of cookies do we use?

Cookies can be session or persistent. Session cookies are deleted from the computer when the browser is closed. Persistent cookies are saved on the computer until they are deleted or their expiration date is reached. The cookies in our web page are used to improve the services that we offer. Some of them are strictly necessary to ensure that the page functions correctly, and others help to improve its performance and your experience as a user.

Description of the cookies on our web page is below:

Name of cookie

Expires after

Description

PHPSESSID

Session

The cookie is for the website functionality 


Google Analytics:

Name of cookie

Expires after

Description

_utma

2 years

This cookie is used to establish how many times a visitor has visited website.

_utmb

30 minutes

This cookie is used to establish the duration of a website visit.

_utmc

Session

This cookie is used to establish the duration of a website visit. It expires at the end of each session.

_utmt

10 minutes

Used to throttle request rate.

_utmz

6 months

This cookie determines how a visitor has arrived at the site. 

 

4. For how long are cookies saved?

Many cookies are temporary, and they disappear when you end a session (when you close the browser). Other cookies are "permanent", which means that they will be saved on a computer for a specific period of time. In our list above, we detail the period of time during which cookies will be saved on a computer. Some local cookies are also could be used sometimes during local campaigns. These cookies will expire and will disappear automatically at the end of the campaign.

 

5. How to manage and delete cookies

When you arrive at our web page for the first time, you will be shown a window in which you are asked to indicate if you accept cookies.

When you use the browser to access the content we provide, you can configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies or notify when the cookie is downloaded. Each browser is different, so if you do not know how to change cookie preferences, look in its Help menu. Your device's operating system may have additional cookie controls. If you do not want the information to be collected using cookies, use the current easy-to-use procedure in most browsers that allows you to stop using cookies. To learn more about managing cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.

However, please note that in some cases, deleting cookies may slow down the speed of browsing the web, restrict the functionality of certain web site features, or block access to site.

Our website may contain links to other people, company's or organization's websites. We note that we are not responsible for the content of such web pages or the privacy policies they use. Therefore, if you click on the link from our website to go to other websites, you should look at their privacy policy separately.

 

6. Changes to our cookie policy

We keep our cookie policy under regular review. This cookie policy was updated on 22 of May 2018.