Cookie policy

    • This document explains what you need to know about how Husky uses cookies on its websites, and how to choose to manage or remove them if you wish to do so.

      Summary

      Cookies are small data files which are sent to a user’s computer or mobile phone from a website and are stored on the hard drive of the user’s device. They help to make a website work better for a user.

      On Husky's website users can manage and/or delete cookies as they wish. Information about how to do this is provided in the section "How to manage cookies".

      About cookies

      A cookie is a small amount of data (which often includes a unique identifier) that is sent to a user’s computer or mobile phone from a website and is stored on the hard drive of a device. Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser's preferences allow it. Many websites do this whenever a user visits their website in order to report on website traffic. Your browser only permits a website to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other websites.

      How Husky uses cookies

      Cookies on Husky websites are used in a number of ways. A full list of all the cookies used across Husky sites can be seen in the "List of cookies" used on Husky sites.
      i) Analytics
      Husky uses a range of analytics tools to collect information about how people use its sites. This helps us make sure sites are meeting user's needs and to find out how we could improve.
      Analytics cookies store information about what pages people visit, how long they are on the site, how they got there and what they click on. Information supplied by cookies help Husky to analyse the profile of visitors and provide them with a better experience.
      Analytics cookies do not collect or store user's personal information (for example, names or addresses), so this information cannot be used to identify individuals. Husky does not allow analytics companies to use or share its analytics data.
      ii) Profile management
      Preference center allow users retrieve personal information and account details of their communication preference. This site use a cookie in order to remember account information.
      iii) Storing your usability and accessibility settings
      The Husky website provides settings that allow you to resize text or improve the performance of the site, or keep the site on your preferred language. If you switch these settings on, we store the settings in a cookie, so that they apply to each page you view.

      Third-party cookies

      Third-party cookies are not set directly by Husky, but by third-party service or functionality providers.
      Husky does not control the dissemination of these cookies. For more information about the cookies used by these suppliers, including how to opt-out, view their individual privacy policies listed below.

      Cookie name Description of cookie
      Google Analytics Google Analytics 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.
      How to reject or delete this cookie http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html  

       

      How to manage cookies

      Internet browsers allow users to manage their cookies. They can set their devices to accept all cookies, to let them know when a cookie has been set, or never to receive cookies.
      Each browser works in a different way: use the "Help" menu in your browser to find out to change your cookie preferences. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you should refer to your handset manual.
      Please be aware that disabling cookies completely means that certain personalized features will not then be provided to that user and therefore they may not be able to make full use of all of the website’s features.
      Some cookies are not set by Husky websites but by other sites which provide a service or functionality on Husky website. These are known as third-party cookies. Managing, deleting or blocking these cookies requires you to visit the websites of these third parties. Details are provided in the section Third-party cookies.
      You can learn more about cookies and how to manage them at AboutCookies.org.

      List of cookies used on Husky web site: Husky.co, Husky.ca

       

      Cookie name Expires after Description of cookie
      _utma 2 years This keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred
      _utmb 30 minutes A timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters the site
      _utmc End of session A timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves the site - having waited 30 minutes for another pageview to happen, and if it doesn’t, it expires
      _utmz 6 months This keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked on, what keywords used, and where in the world the site was accessed from
      eloq End of session This keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred using Eloqua
      langID End of session Support for website language switching

       

      Local Shared Objects (Flash Cookies)

      In some cases Husky uses the Adobe Flash Player to deliver some of its content, including video, Multimedia content and Apps. To improve user experience, Local Shared Objects - or Flash Cookies as they are commonly known - are used to provide features such as saving preferences. Flash cookies are stored on a user's terminal much the same as cookies are, but it is not possible to manage them at browser level in the same way as other website cookies.

      More information

      To learn more about cookies and how to manage them, visit AboutCookies.org.