COOKIE POLICY

Noritz Cookie Policy

 

Last updated: [10/30/2019]

 

To make our websites and services work properly, and to provide tailored advertising, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, shopping cart, or other preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

We have put our cookies into the following categories, to make it easier for you to understand why we need them:

  1. Strictly necessary: These are used to help make our website work efficiently, provide security features on our website, and provide services you have asked for, like shopping carts and billing.
  2. Performance: These are used to analyze the way our website works and how we can improve it.
  3. Functionality: These help to enhance your experience by remembering choices you have made concerning the features of the website (i.e. user name, language, region you are in).
  4. Targeting/advertising. These cookies are used to deliver advertisements more relevant to you and your interests. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organizations such as advertisers.

Cookies and You

To sign up for an account or make a purchase online, you must have cookies enabled on your internet browser. If you choose not to enable cookies, you will still be able to browse our website, but it will restrict some of the functionality of our website or what you can do.

First-party cookies

First-party cookies originate from the same domain as the website you are currently visiting.

Below is our list of first-party cookies (shown in this policy).

Cookie Description Duration Type
__utma This cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library executes and there are no existing __utma cookies. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 2 years Performance
__utmb The cookie is set by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library executes and there are no existing __utma cookies. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 30 minutes Performance
__utmc The cookie is set by Google Analytics and is deleted when the user closes the browser. The cookie is not used by ga.js. The cookie is used to enable interoperability with urchin.js which is an older version of Google analytics and used in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine new sessions/visits. Session Performance
__utmt The cookie is set by Google Analytics and is used to throttle request rate. 10 minutes Performance
__utmz This cookie is set by Google analytics and is used to store the traffic source or campaign through which the visitor reached your site. 5 months Performance
_fbp This cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website. 2 months Advertisement
_ga This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, camapign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assigns a randoly generated number to identify unique visitors. 2 years Analytics
_gat This cookies is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the collection of data on high traffic sites. 1 minute Performance
_gat_roblyTracker This cookie is from Robly, our email platform. This Cookie and tracking technology are useful for gathering information such as your browser type and operating system, tracking the number of visitors to our site, when you use Robly, and understanding how visitors use the site. Cookies can also help us better customize our site for you. We can also determine when you open email we send you, and collect other data. 1 minute Analytics
_gid This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visited in an anonymous form. 1 day Analytics
_wp_session Is the session cookie for Noritz.com that manages the zip codes users type in to find and installer and persists through the site to offer up rebates in your area or installers nearby. The zip code is only used for the web session to provide convenient information. 1 day Other
abpct_hyro_acc_collect This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Apbct_* are a grou of cookies which are set from backend and contain information about the current session user. Other
apbct_cookies_test This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. This particular cookie validates other cookies so they cannot be spoofed. Other
apbct_page_hits This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Apbct_* are a grou of cookies which are set from backend and contain information about the current session user. Other
apbct_site_landing_ts This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Apbct_* are a grou of cookies which are set from backend and contain information about the current session user. Other
apbct_timestamp This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Apbct_* are a grou of cookies which are set from backend and contain information about the current session user. Other
apbct_visible_fields This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Apbct_* are a grou of cookies which are set from backend and contain information about the current session user. Other
apbct_visible_fields_count This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Apbct_* are a grou of cookies which are set from backend and contain information about the current session user. Other
bcookie This cookie is set by LinkedIn. The purpose of the cookie is to enable LinkedIn functionalities on the page. 2 years Functional
bscookie This cookie is a browser ID cookie set by LinkedIn share Buttons and ad tags. 2 years Advertisement
ct_checkjs This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Ct_* group of cookies are used for storing dynamic variables from browser. Other
ct_fkp_timestamp This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Ct_* group of cookies are used for storing dynamic variables from browser. Other
ct_pointer_data This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Ct_* group of cookies are used for storing dynamic variables from browser. Other
ct_ps_timestamp This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Ct_* group of cookies are used for storing dynamic variables from browser. Other
ct_sfw_pass_key This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Ct_sfw* is a group of coookies for SpamFireWall Technology 4 weeks Other
ct_timezone This is a cookie from our Clean Talk WordPress plugin that prevents spam on our page. Ct_* group of cookies are used for storing dynamic variables from browser. Other
fr The cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisements to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin. 2 months Advertisement
GPS This cookie is set by YouTube and registers a unique ID for tracking users based on their geographical location 30 minutes Analytics
IDE Used by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile. 1 year Advertisement
lang This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website. Until next session Preferences
lang This cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website. Until next session Preferences
lidc This cookie is set by LinkedIn and used for routing. 1 day Functional
PHPSESSID This cookie is native to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a users’ unique session ID for the purpose of managing user session on the website. The cookie is a session cookies and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed. Session Necessary
PREF This cookie is set by YouTube. Used to store user preferences like language or any other customizations for YouTube Videos embedded in different sites. 7 months Preferences
UserMatchHistory null 4 weeks Other
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE This cookie is set by YouTube. Used to track the information of the embedded YouTube videos on a website. 5 months Advertisement
YSC This cookie is set by YouTube and is used to track the views of embedded videos. Session Performance

 

We are currently reviewing our lists and will update them from time to time.

Third-party cookies

Third-party cookies originate from a domain that is different to the website being visited. For example, when you visit our website, we may link to another company’s website – like our Facebook or Twitter account, or a video from our YouTube page. We do not control how they use their cookies, so we suggest you check their website to see how they are using them and how you can manage them.

Controlling your cookies

You can control cookies in your browser by enabling or disabling them. If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by any website, you should do this through the web browser settings for each web browser you use, on each device you use to access the internet.

Information on controlling and deleting cookies, including on a wide variety of browsers, is also available at allaboutcookies.org.

The Internet Advertising Bureau website Your Online Choices allows you to install opt-out cookies across different advertising networks.