Cookie Policy

What is a cookie?

A ‘cookie’ is a small text file containing information which is stored on your device during your visit to our website – the period for which a cookie is stored varies depending on its nature. They help us provide you with the best possible experience when you visit our website, by enabling some of its core functionality, as well as provide us with anonymized data that helps us enhance your experience on our site.

What cookies do we use?

*assaabloy.de, ikon.de, effeff.de, effeff.fr, keso.de und yalelock.de uses different categories of cookies to provide you with the best possible user experience as described throughout this page.

Essential cookies

These cookies are necessary for our website to function. They are usually set in response to your actions on our site, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms.

Cookie Description Duration
__epiXSRF This cookie is used to protect users against cross-site request forgery (XSRF). Session (until you close your browser)
accepted-cookies This cookie is used to track if you have accepted the use of cookies. 2 years
FormCookie This cookie keeps track of whether the user responded to a specific form or not. 1 year
redirecturl This cookie is used to link to the correct URL from the splash screen. 1 year
ASP.NET_SessionId This cookie is only used on websites with a login area. It is required to identify requests from the same browser during a limited session time window when browsing the website. Session (until you close your browser)
.LoginC, EPiDPCKEY, .ASPXRoles These three cookies are used to allow login, access and permissions on websites with a login area. Session (until you close your browser)
__AntiXsrfToken This cookie holds a token to verify the login session.
Session (until you close your browser)
repeat_download This cookie keeps track of whether a user has already requested product-related information to be emailed to them. Session (until you close your browser)

 

Functional cookies

We set functional cookies to remember settings you make on this website, such as your language preferences.

Cookie Description Duration
selectedLanguage This cookie is used to track the visitor's preferred language preference 1 year
PHPSESSID This cookie is used by the ‘favourite’ functionality  product catalogue which allows you to add products to your favourites and to identify the user after custom login (myikon, myeffeff, myassaabloy, myyalelock)
Session (until you close your browser)
hubspotutk This cookie is used to keep track of a visitor's identity. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used to de-duplicate contacts when you submit several forms.

2 years



If you do not allow those cookies, some of those settings may not function properly.

 

Performance cookies

We work continuously to improve *assaabloy.de, ikon.de, effeff.de, keso.de and yalelock.de contents, functionality and navigation for you. To do this we use analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Google Optimize which help us understand how users navigate around the site on an anonymous and aggregated level and improve the relevance of our contents.

Cookie Description Duration
_ga This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites’ analytics reports. 2 years
_gaexp This cookie is used to determine a user's inclusion in an A/B experiment via Google Optimize and the expiry of experiments a user has been included in. Google Optimize is used to enhance user experience on our website. Depends on the length of the experiment but typically 90 days
_gid This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to distinguish users. 24 hours
_gat This cookie is associated with Google Analytics. It is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. 1 minute


If you do not allow those cookies, we will not know that you have visited our website and will not be able monitor its performance and the quality and relevance of its contents to you.

 

Third party cookies

Content we embed on our website from other sources, such as maps, social media services and videos may store cookies on your device.

We may also set advertising cookies on our site through our advertising partners such as Google, Facebook and LinkedIn. Those are used by our partners to show you adverts that are relevant to your interests on other websites.

Cookie Description Duration
LinkedIn We use LinkedIn on some of our pages. LinkedIn sets cookies on pages with that integration. For more information please read the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.  
JSESSIONID Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.  
_ga This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and LinkedIn. It is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. 2 years
_guid Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.  
_lipt Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.  
bcookie This is the ID cookie for browser. 1 year
bscookie This is the ID cookie for secure browser. 1 year
Lang Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.  
li_at Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.  
Liap Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.  
Lidc This cookie is used for routing. 1 day
Sl Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.  
Visit Please refer to the LinkedIn Cookie Policy.  
     
Streamio We use video streaming service Streamio on some of our pages. Streamio may set cookies on pages that use this functionality. For more information, please read the Streamio Cookie Policy.  
_streamio_session This cookie is used for Streamio’s login authentication. Session (until you close your browser)
_gid This cookie is associated with Google Analytics & Streamio. It is used to distinguish users. 2 years
_ga This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and Streamio. It is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. 2 years
     
HR Manager We have connected our website to HR Manager to accept job applications online. HR Manager sets cookies on pages that use this functionality.  
HRMTS.Session.Candidate This cookie is used by the application framework (ASP.NET) to identify user sessions. Session (until you close your browser)
_ga This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and HR Manager. It is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. 2 years
_gat_UA5282685-2 This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and HR Manager. It is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. 1 minute
_gid This cookie is associated with Google Analytics and HR Manager. It is used to distinguish users. 24 hours
_hrmts_locationString This cookie is used to guess the country based on the IP address of the user to enable the pre-selection of the right country in the job application form. Session (until you close your browser)
HubSpot We use HubSpot on some of our pages. For more information please read the HubSpot Cookie Policy  
__hstc This cookie is used to track visitors. It contains the domain, utk (see below), initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (which increments for each subsequent session).

2 years


__hssc


This cookie keeps track of sessions. It helps us understand the usage of our site by counting sessions and the number of page views in each session. This is used to determine if we should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie.

30 minute


__hssrc


Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set. We set it to 1 and use it to determine if you have restarted your browser. If this cookie does not exist when we manage cookies, we assume it is a new session.

Session (until you close your browser)

hubspotutk

This cookie is used for to keep track of a visitor's identity. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when de-duplicating contacts.

10 years

 

If you do not allow those cookies, you may experience issues with website functionality provided through third parties, and will experience less relevant advertising when you navigate away from our website.

How do I turn off cookies?

Essential cookies:

Essential cookies cannot be turned off since without them, our website won’t work and that would frustrate both you and us.

Functional cookies:

We don’t collect personal data through functional cookies but if you’d like to opt-out, you may set your browser to automatically reject the storage of cookies.

Performance cookies:

We don’t collect personal data through performance cookies but if you’d like to opt-out, you may download & install Google Analytics’ Opt-Out browser add-on which is available for all major browsers and read more about it on Google’s support site.

Third party cookies:

To opt-out from third party cookies, you can adjust your preferences by changing your web browser’s settings to reject the storage of third party cookies.

Want to know more?

You can adjust your preferences for all cookie categories by changing your web browser’s settings to automatically reject the storage of cookies or to inform you when a website wants to store cookies on your computer. Depending on the selected browser settings, some cookie-based website functionality may stop working and negatively impact your experience on our website.
If you have already visited our site and previously agreed to the use of cookies, you can revoke cookie consent and clear those from your device through your web browser settings. Browser specific information on how to achieve this can be found in your browser’s support pages or on www.allaboutcookies.org, which provides a comprehensive how-to guide per browser and a wealth of information about cookies. You can also contact us with any questions.