1.  Introduction

This Cookie Notice (“Notice”) applies to the Tecan Ltd web sitewww.tecan.co.uk and supplements the Website Privacy Statement, which may be accessed here. Please refer to this Website Privacy Statement to receive information about the processing of personal data in general and also specific information provided according to the General Data Protection Regulation.

Any questions or concerns relating to the use of cookies by our web sites and the processing of personal data obtained through their use may be directed to: privacy@idexcorp.com

  1.  Cookies – What are they and how does this site use them?

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on a user’s computer for record-keeping purposes. Tecan Ltd uses cookies and similar technologies to collect information about the use of our web sites in order to make them function effectively, to improve our visitors’ experience when they browse our web sites, to analyze the use of our web site and to display particular relevant advertisements on our web site and on third party web sites. Tecan Ltd uses session cookies and persistent cookies. The purpose of session cookies is to help distinguish your browsing session from those of other concurrent users and to make it easier for you to navigate our site. A session cookie expires when you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains on your computer after you close your browser. This type of cookie is typically used to preserve across browsing sessions any site-specific preferences you may have selected while using our site.

  1.  How can I control my cookie preferences?

We will ask you to allow us to place cookies. You do not have to accept all of the cookies used by our web site. You can manage your cookie preferences in two ways, described below.

  1. a) Browser settings

Each web browser comes with its own built-in interface for managing cookie preferences. This is the preferred tool for carrying out the following cookie admin tasks:

  • Block ALL cookies from this site
  • Delete existing cookies from this site

For instructions on how to use your browser’s built-in cookie management tool, refer to the instructions in the help section in your browser or visit allaboutcookies.org.

  1. b) Site settings

This site provides a pop-up control panel on which you can manage your cookie preferences specifically for this site. You will need to use this interface in order to permit some cookies and reject others from this site. Access the control panel by clicking the button found in the bottom left corner on any page on tecan.co.uk. Bear in mind that this control panel does not allow you to disable cookies that are classified as “necessary” for the performance of this site; you must use your browser’s built-in cookie management interface to do that, as previously described.

  1.  What do we collect?

We use the following types of cookies on our web site

  1. a) Necessary

These cookies are absolutely essential for the web site to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensure basic functional and security features of the web site. These cookies do not store any personal information.

  1. b) Performance

These cookies help web site owners to understand how their visitors engage with their properties. The analytics cookies used on our site collect information and report site usage statistics without personally identifying individual visitors.

They allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our web site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated by third-party providers or immediately by us. If you block these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our web site and will not be able to remember your preferences when you make subsequent visits.

  1. c) Advertisement

These cookies may be set through our web site by third parties, such as Google. They may be used to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant advertisements on other sites. They do not directly store your personal details but do uniquely identify your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.

The cookies listed above include both first party cookies and third-party cookies.

  • First party cookies are those, which are stored by a domain managed by us
  • Third party cookies are created by domains other than from us

The list below describes in detail the individual cookies used on our web site

 

Cookie Description Duration Type
Necessary
cookieconsent This cookie is set by this site’s GDPR Cookie Consent module. It is used to store the user’s consent choice for cookies classified under the category “Necessary.” 1 Year First Party
consent youtube.com – Used to detect if the visitor has accepted the marketing category in the cookie banner. This cookie is necessary for GDPR-compliance of the website. 2 Years Third Party
__cf_bm hubspot.com – This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website. 1 day Third Party
test_cookie doubleclick.net – Used to check if the user’s browser supports cookies. 1 day Third

Party

Performance
__hssc Identifies if the cookie data needs to be updated in the visitor’s browser. 1 day Third

Party

__hssrc Used to recognise the visitor’s browser upon reentry on the website. Session Third

Party

__hstc Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes. 180 days Third

Party

_ga Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 Years Third Party
_ga_# Used by Google Analytics to collect data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. 2 Years Third Party
hubspotutk Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes. 180 days Third Party
td Google Tag Manager – Registers statistical data on users’ behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator. Session Third Party
yt-player-headers-readable Youtube – Used to determine the optimal video quality based on the visitor’s device and network settings. Persistent Third Party
Advertisement
__pto.gif hubspot.com – Collects data about the user’s visit to the site, such as the number of returning visits and which pages are read. The purpose is to deliver targeted ads. Session Third Party
__ptq.gif hubspot.com –Sends data to the marketing platform Hubspot about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels. Session Third Party
_fbp Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. 3 Months Third Party
_fbp Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. 3 Months Third Party
_gcl_au Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services. 3 Months Third Party
_gcl_au Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services. 3 Months Third Party
ads/ga-audiences Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across websites. Session Third Party
IDE Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user. 1 Year Third Party
LAST_RESULT_ENTRY_KEY Used to track user’s interaction with embedded content Session Third Party
LogsDatabaseV

2:V#||LogsRequestsStore

youtube.com Persistent Third Party
nextId Used to track user’s interaction with embedded content. Session Third Party
nWC1Uzs7EI youtube.com Session Third Party
pagead/1p-user-list/1069708445/ google.com Session Third Party
pagead/landing Collects data on visitor behaviour from multiple websites, in order to present more relevant advertisement – This also allows the website to limit the number of times that they are shown the same advertisement. Session Third Party
remote_sid Necessary for the implementation and functionality of YouTube video-content on the website. Session Third Party
requests Used to track user’s interaction with embedded content. Session Third Party
ServiceWorkerLogsDatabase#SWHealthLog Necessary for the implementation and functionality of YouTube video-content on the website. Persistent Third Party
TESTCOOKIESENABLED Used to track user’s interaction with embedded content. 1 Day Third Party
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Tries to estimate the users’ bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos. 180 Days Third Party
YSC Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen Session Third Party
yt.innertube::nextId Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen Persistent Third Party
ytidb::LAST_RESULT_ENTRY_KEY Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Persistent Third Party
YtIdbMeta#databases Used to track user’s interaction with embedded content. Persistent Third Party
yt-remote-cast-available Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session Third Party
yt-remote-cast-installed Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session Third Party
yt-remote-connected-devices Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Persistent Third Party
yt-remote-device-id Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Persistent Third Party
yt-remote-fast-check-period Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session Third Party
yt-remote-session-app Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session Third Party
yt-remote-session-name Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video Session Third Party