Cookies and Privacy Policy

Cookies

Upon your first visit to an ABB - UniGear Digital web site, a cookie is sent to your computer that uniquely identifies your browser. A "cookie" is a small file containing a string of characters that is sent to your computer when you visit a website. We use cookies to improve the quality of our service and to better understand how people use our sites. We do this by storing user preferences in cookies and by tracking user trends and patterns of how people navigate our sites.

Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies. You can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features or services on our sites may not function properly without cookies.

Cookies specific to the ABB - UniGear Digital website (not shared with third parties)

ABB - UniGear Digital’s website uses both "first party" cookies (cookies used by the ABB website only) and "third party" cookies (cookies originating from a third party website). We use first party cookies for storing preferences and data needed throughout your visit on the site (for example, contents of your shopping cart). We use third party cookies for tracking user trends and patterns with the help of third party web statistics providers. The third party cookies used for tracking user trends and patterns are used exclusively by ABB websites and the web statistics provider and are not shared with any other third party.

The table below describes the web statistics cookies used by the ABB - UniGear Digital website.

Provider of cookie Provider of cookie Purpose of cookie
Google Analytics First party Web analytics (anonymous usage statistics)

Privacy

ABB considers privacy an important issue, so we build and operate our web services with the protection of privacy taken into account. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of personal information we gather when you use one of ABB's web sites and some of the steps we take to safeguard it.

These principles apply to personally identifying information we ask for and that you provide. By this we mean information that individually identifies you, such as your name, physical address, e-mail address or other contact details.

Data collection

Browsing of our web sites and most other services do not require any personally identifying information.

ABB may collect limited non-personally identifying information your browser makes available whenever you visit a website. This log information includes your Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your query and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser. We use this information to better understand users behavior and to further improve our offerings.

Links

The external sites linked to from the ABB web sites are developed by people over whom ABB exercises no control. These other sites may place their own cookies on your computer, collect data or solicit personal information.