What are cookies?
A cookie is a small encrypted text file stored on your web browser from websites. They are widely used by online businesses and organizations to collect data to learn more about their visitors in general. Some of the data collected includes origins of web traffic, number (amount) of visitors and visitors’ operating systems and browser types.
Learn more about the type of cookies we use below.
We use our own cookies to ensure that some of our website’s features properly function, and for analytical purposes.
When visiting ASM third parties may place cookies on your browser for targeted advertising and analytical purposes.
We may use marketing tools from advertising platforms like Facebook, Google and Microsoft in order to tailor better messages to you as you browse the website. They also help us identify how our website is being used and how effective our sources of web traffic are.
Furthermore, we use analytical tools like Google Analytics to collect information on how, and from where, visitors navigate our website. This is done so that our website and product offerings are better adapted to our clientele.
Please be assured that we only collect information that you share through the site’s forms (e.g., your name, email, phone, or address) and that cookies cannot be used to otherwise personally identify you.
External advertising and analytical cookies
Cookie Provider – Facebook
Facebook places a cookie on your computer if you have a Facebook account. It also places a cookie on your computer if you use “Facebook Products, including our website or apps, or visit other websites and apps that use Facebook Products (including the Like button or other Facebook Technologies).”
Regardless of whether you have an account, if you even use a site using a Facebook Product, you receive a Facebook tracking cookie.
Cookie Provider – Google Analytics & remarketing
Please read here for details about cookie opt-outs in google accounts. You can prevent your browsing from being tracked by installing Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.
You can also learn more about how Google uses analytics cookies and how it uses information from sites and apps that use Google services. Remarketing is a feature that allows advertisers to customize and display ads to people who have previously visited a certain website.
Clearing all cookies
Below are some guidelines you can use to clear your browsing history and all cookies from any site.
Browser Type and Resource Information:
- Mozilla Firefox – More info
- Safari on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch – More info
- Safari on a Mac – More info
- Google Chrome – More info
- Microsoft Internet Explorer – More info
- Other browsers – Search for “clear cookies + [name of your browser]” for instructions on how to delete cookies.
You can also use this website using your browser’s anonymous usage setting, for example:
- ‘Incognito’ for Chrome
- ‘InPrivate’ for Internet Explorer
- ‘Private Browsing’ for Firefox and Safari
If you still do not feel comfortable browsing ASM’s website, you may leave the website by closing the browser window.