to control and delete cookies
of the main myHermes Cookies
1. How to
control and delete cookies
information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies
which are set by myHermes websites, or indeed any other website, you can do this
through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should
tell you how.
Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which
contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of
browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your
computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on
how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to
your handset manual.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality
of the myHermeswebsite.
myHermesmay use a number of suppliers who also set cookies on the myHermes
websites on our behalf in order to deliver the services that they are
providing. If you would like more information about the cookies used by these
suppliers, as well as information on how to opt-out, please see section 3
2. List of
the main myHermes cookies
This is a list of the main cookies that are set by the myHermeswebsites
and describes what each is used for. The websites include international.myHermes.co.uk
Used to track your name between
visits and throughout the site. It also fills in Certain forms for you, such as
your email address.
These are asp.net session and
authentication cookies and are essential to keep the website working. They
are generated by our website automatically, and the site might not function
This cookie is only on your
computer for the duration of the session and is deleted thereafter.
3. List of
Third Party Cookies
myHermes uses a number of suppliers who also set cookies on the myHermes
website on its behalf in order to deliver the services that they are providing.
If you would like more information about the cookies used by these suppliers,
as well as information on how to opt-out, please see their individual privacy
policies listed below.
The AddThis tools on the
myHermes News website lets you share and bookmark content. AddThis has access
to a certain amount of non-personally identifying information about you and
aggregates data about which pages are shared and how. Information on the
service and how to opt out of this service can be found on the link below.http://www.addthis.com/privacy#.T7PO4etYurg
Doubleclick 'Spotlight Tags'
are used to measure the effectiveness of online marketing campaigns for
How to reject or delete this cookie: http://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspx
myHermes uses Google Analytics,
a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a
cookie in order to evaluate your use of our websites and compiles reports for
us on activity on our websites.
Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the
United States. 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. By using our websites, you consent to the
processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set
How to reject or delete this cookie: http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html
know you are logged in to Facebook, to help you use social plugins and share
buttons or to know when you are interacting with our advertising or Platform
partners. Facebook may also ask advertisers to serve adverts to computers,
mobile phones or other devices with a cookie placed by Facebook (although
Facebook does not share any other information with that advertiser). Blocking
cookies may affect your ability to use Facebook.
For more information and choices, please visit: http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
Twitter is a social media tool
and may set cookies when you are logged into the service.
For more information, please visit: http://twitter.com/privacy
We would like to draw your attention to the fact that the myHermes
website carries embedded ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the site to easily
share articles with their friends through a number of popular social networks.
These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. myHermes
does not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the
relevant third party website for more information about these.