Peppadew International (Pty) Ltd – Cookie Policy

This website and any of the additional PEPPADEW® websites, mobile applications and/or social media platforms (hereinafter referred to as the “Online Sites”) make use of cookies to improve the user experience thereof and in certain instances, to provide marketing and/or advertising information online, either directly or through third party service providers to Peppadew International.

This Cookie Policy should be read together with PEPPADEW® International’s Privacy Notice and General Terms and Conditions which provide valuable information as to how and why Peppadew International collects and uses personal information collected or provided by you.

The use of cookies allows Peppadew International to provide you as the user with a more personalised and responsive service. This is made possible because cookies allow us to access information about how you make use of our Online Sites.

A cookie is a tiny data file, which is stored on your computer within the web browser, when certain web pages are visited. A cookie does not contain or collect information in isolation, but when read by a server via a web browser, it can give information to facilitate a more user friendly service such as detecting errors. A cookie will not harm your computer and no personally identifiable information is stored from the use of this site. You can find more detailed information about cookies and how they work at www.aboutcookies.org.

In order to make use of the PEPPADEW® Online Sites, you will need to have cookies enabled. If you do not wish to enable cookies, you can still browse the Online Sites however, certain features of the Online Sites may be limited. Most web browsers have cookies automatically enabled however these cookie settings can be changed or managed by you according to your personal preferences.

For your information, our Online Sites may make use of:
Session Cookies being cookies that enable you to perform essential functions on the Online Sites, such as recalling a repeat form field item within a browsing session. In addition, Session Cookies assist by limiting the need to transfer information across the internet. These are not stored on your computer and will expire when a browser session is terminated.
Persistent Cookies being cookies that enable Peppadew International to recognize anonymous repeat visitors to the Online Sites. By matching anonymous identifiers, records can be taken of specific browsing information such as a user arrives at any of the Online Sites, the pages a user views, options users have selected, the paths taken by users through any of the Online Sites. Monitoring this type of information allows us to make improvements to the Online Sites by improving content and correcting errors.
Third Party Cookies being cookies not related to Peppadew International which may be present and sent to you from embedded content on our Online Sites (for instance by YouTube and other social media platforms). Peppadew International does not control the generation of such third-party cookies and as such, we recommend that users make themselves familiar with third party websites and the cookies used by such sites.

In addition to the above, our Online Sites may make use of:

• Cookies and Identifiers associated with Google® Analytics. More information on Google® Analytics may be accessed at: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245
• Cookies and visitor information collection associated with AddThis®. More information on the Oracle AddThis® policies and processes may be accessed at: http://www.addthis.com/privacy

Peppadew International or its third party service providers may also use analytic services to understand how effective the content is on our PEPPADEW® Online Sites, to understand what interests and preferences our users may have and/or to improve how any of the PEPPADEW® Online Sites work.

In addition to the above, Peppadew International may also make use of web beacons, tracking pixels to determine the number of visitors to our PEPPADEW® Online Sites, or performance cookies to track how many individual users access our Online Sites and how frequently. Any such information obtained only for statistical purposes by Peppadew International and is not in way intended for the purposes of determining personally identifiable information. Despite this, should any user register with any of the PEPPADEW® Online Sites in any of the manners provided for by Peppadew International, we may combine any such registration information (which may include personal information) with the aforementioned analytical and cookie information to analyse how you make use of any of our Online Sites in more detail.

Should you require any more detail about the cookies used on our Online Sites, please make contact with us via the Contact Us page.