1. Cookies are IT data, and text files in particular, that are stored in the end device of the Website User and are aimed for using Website pages. Cookies usually include the name of the website they come from, the time of their storage in the end device and a unique number.
  2. The entity that places cookies in the end device of the Website User and accesses them is the Operator called IGI FOOD CONSULTING SP. Z O.O., ul. Bruna 9 lok. 206, 02-594 Warsaw.
  3. Cookies are used to:
    1. adjust the content of Website pages to User preferences and to optimise the use of web pages; in particular, these files enable to recognise the device of the Website User and display the web page accordingly in a manner adjusted to the Website User’s individual needs;
    2. develop statistics that help to understand how Website Users use the web pages, which enables to improve their structure and content;
    3. maintain the Website User’s session (upon logging), which does not require the User to enter their login and password on every web page of the Website;
  4. The Website uses two basic types of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are temporary files that are stored in the User’s end device until the User logs out, leaves the website or turns the software (Internet browser) off. Persistent cookies are stored in the User’s end device for a time defined in the cookie file parameters or until they are removed by the User.
  5. The Website uses the following types of cookies:
    1.  “essential” cookies that enable the use of services available from the Website, e.g. authenticating cookies used for services requiring Website authentication;
    2. security cookies used for ensuring security, e.g. used to prevent frauds in Website authentication;
    3. “performance" cookies enabling to collect information on the use of the Website pages;
    4. “functional” cookies enabling to “remember” the settings selected by the User and to personalise the User interface, e.g. in terms of the language or region from which the User come, font size, web page appearance, etc.;
  6. In many cases, software used for browsing Websites (Internet browser) allows by default for cookies to be stored in the User’s end device. Website Users may change their cookie settings anytime. The settings may be changed in particular to block automatic cookie services in the Internet browser settings or to inform the Website User of every cookie stored in the device. Detailed information on the possibilities and manner of setting cookie preferences are available in software (Internet browser) settings, e.g.:
    for Internet Explorer
    for Mozilla Firefox
    for Chrome
    for Safari
    for Opera
  7. The Website operator informs that restrictions on the use of cookies may affect some of the functionalities available on the Website pages.
  8. Cookies placed in the Website User end device may be used also by the partners cooperating with the operator.
  9. For more information on cookies, check the “Help” menu in your Internet browser.