This Cookies Policy applies to the Open Grow Shop website (opengrow.pt/shop/), this website was created by the Portuguese company, Open Grow, Lda (from now on, it will be referred to as OPEN GROW). This company is also responsible for this website.
This Cookies Policy was written in Portuguese (Portugal). To the extent that, if any translated version of this policy conflicts with the Portuguese (Portugal) version, it will be the Portuguese version that will persevere.
What is a cookie?
For what purpose are cookies used?
In short, cookies are used to see if the user has previously visited a website and in case he did, to know which options, sections or functionalities interest him more. These cookies utilities normally allow a website to offer a faster and more efficient browsing experience, presenting more relevant content to the user and avoiding the need for the user to re-enter the same information.
Third-party cookies are similar to the cookies used by the website visited by the user, however, they come from a different domain than the one that user is visiting. Entities related to these external domains may also transfer cookies to your device when you visit a website.
Open Grow Shop uses third-party cookies, originating from a different domain (not related to OPEN GROW) than Open Grow Shop domain (opengrow.pt). These cookies are used to collect statistics to be used by analytics tools, such as Google Analytics. Open Grow Shop also uses the advertising features offered by Google Analytics. For more information on this topic, as well as how to disable this kind of cookies, please see the following website: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.
However, please note that by not accepting cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of all sections, features and personalized information on the Open Grow Shop website.
Learn more about the cookies types used on the Open Grow Shop website
Category 1: strictly required cookies
These cookies are essential to access certain sections and features of the Open Grow Shop website, such as accessing secure areas of the website through authentication. Without these cookies, the services requested, such as shopping carts or electronic invoices, cannot be provided.
Category 2: performance cookies
These cookies collect information about how visitors use the Open Grow Shop website, for example, which pages are most frequently accessed by users and if webpage error messages are received. These cookies do not collect information that identifies the user. All information collected by these cookies is stored collectively and, consequently, they are anonymous. These are only used to improve the operation of the Open Grow Shop website.
Category 3: feature cookies
These cookies allow the Open Grow Shop website to be aware of the choices you have made (such as your username, language, or region) and to offer enhanced and more personal features. For example, a website may be able to provide you with local weather forecasts or traffic information by storing in a cookie the information of the region you are currently in. These cookies can also be used to deliver services you have requested, such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information collected by these cookies is processed anonymously and you are not allowed to view your browsing activity on other websites.
Category 4: targeting cookies or advertising cookies
These cookies are used to present advertising that is more relevant to you and tailored to your interests. These are also used to limit the number of times you see an ad and to help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. Usually, these are placed by advertising networks with the permission of the person responsible for the website that the user is visiting. These record that you have visited a particular website and this information is shared with other organizations such as advertising companies. These cookies do not collect information that identifies the user.
Regarding the expiration date, the cookies used can be permanent (they are stored in your access devices, at the browser level, and are used whenever the user visits that website again) or session (they are temporary and are available until you log off or shut down your internet browser).
Examples of how to delete and manage cookies in some browsers
Below are some websites that contain information on how to delete and manage cookies on some browsers.
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If you use a browser that was not mentioned above or you need additional information, please refer to browser manual, search the browser's "Help" menu or contact the entity responsible for the browser.
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