Cookies and data storage
According to the Electronic Communications Act, which came into force on July 25, 2003, anyone who visits a website with cookies should be informed that the site contains cookies, what they are used for and how they can be avoided.
A cookie is a small text file stored on your computer. Cookies are used to give visitors access to various functions. The information in the cookie can be used to track a user’s browsing.
There are two types of cookies. Permanent cookies that save a file for a long time on the visitor’s computer. For example, it is used in features that tell you what’s new since the user last visited the current site. The second type of cookie is called session cookies. While you are browsing a page, this cookie is temporarily stored in your computer’s memory, for example, to keep track of the language you have chosen. Session cookies are not stored on your computer for a long time, but disappear when you close your browser.
On Beijer Alma’s website, only so-called session cookies are used to give the user access to features such as ordering information material and selecting a language.
To avoid cookies, you can change the security settings of your browser. How to set this depends on which browser you have.