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Cookies & Web Beacon Policy

This page provides information on what 'cookies' and ‘web beacons’ are, and the types of cookies used by, as well as the web beacons used in our email marketing campaigns. It also provides guidance on how to switch cookies off using your browser settings, prevent the use of some web beacons, as well as providing links to other useful information about cookies and web beacons. If you have any questions about Cerillion’s use of cookies and web beacons, please contact us at


Introduction – what are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of text that is stored by the browser on your computer or mobile device, so that a website can 'remember' things about your previous and current visits. Cookies cannot be used by themselves to identify you.

How do we use cookies on

When visiting this website, the following types of cookie may be generated:
•    Anonymous analytics cookies
•    Registration cookies

Anonymous analytics cookies

Every time a user visits our website(s), web analytics software provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”) generates an anonymous analytics cookie. These cookies can tell us whether or not you've visited the site before. Your browser will tell us if you have these cookies, and if you don't, we generate new ones. This allows us to track how many individual unique users we have, and how often they visit the site. This information is used for statistical purposes and to improve the operation of the Cerillion website(s) only.

The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Registration cookies

When you register with, we generate cookies that represent whether you are signed in or not. Our servers use these cookies to identify which website content you are authorised to access – for example our brochures and white papers. While you are signed into the website, we combine information from your registration cookies with the analytics cookies, which we could use to identify which pages you have seen on our website(s) as an individual.

How do I turn cookies off?

All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser. The following links provide further information on cookie settings for the Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome browsers; otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your browser for more details.

Internet Explorer

We do not recommend turning cookies off when visiting our website(s), as this will prevent you from registering or signing in to access additional website features or content.

Useful links

If you would like to find out more about cookies and their use on the Internet, you may find the following links useful:

Microsoft Cookies guide
All About Cookies

Web Beacons

Webpages and HTML emails may contain a small snippet of code called a web beacon. In their simplest form, web beacons allow a website to transfer or collect information through a graphic image request. Websites may use web beacons and cookies for many purposes, including site usage analytics, advertising auditing and reporting, and content and advertising personalisation.

Cerillion Technologies Limited’s Practices Regarding Web Beacons

Cerillion Technologies Limited may collect information through web beacons about how you interact with our html email marketing campaigns. This may include your IP address and the date / time that you opened or interacted with an html email. We may use the information we collect through web beacons:
•    To determine which email messages sent by Cerillion Technologies Limited were opened and to note whether a message was acted upon.
•    To understand how you use and interact with Cerillion Technologies Limited products and services.
•    To improve Cerillion Technologies Limited’s products and services.
•    To optimise your html email experience.
•    To provide you relevant content.

Your Choices Regarding Our Use of Web Beacons

By setting your email client to display HTML emails as text only, you may be able to prevent the use of some web beacons. Please consult the "Help" section of your email client for more information. You may also choose to receive our email marketing in plain text only format. This preference can be set during the website registration process, or by following the instructions to “change preferences” contained in the footer of an html email. If you would rather not receive interest-based content provided by Cerillion Technologies Limited, or to remove yourself completely from Cerillion Technologies Limited’s email marketing campaigns, please contact us at

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