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CWT Cookies Policy

Last updated 04 June 2014

 

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (and its group of companies) (CWT) uses cookies on its websites. You can find out more about cookies and how to control them in the informa
tion below. Please note that by clicking on a link from one of CWT’s websites to another, the Cookie Policy or banner may not reappear and this Policy applies to all websites.

 

By using this website you accept the use of cookies in accordance with this Cookie Notice. In particular, you accept the use of functionality for the purposes described below.

 

If you do not accept the use of these cookies, please disable them by changing your browser settings so that cookies from this website cannot be placed on your computer or mobile device.

 

What is a cookie?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user's device.

 

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

 

There are two broad categories of cookies:

  • First party cookies, served directly by CWT to your computer.
  • Third party cookies, which are served by a third party on one of CWT's websites.

 

How does CWT use cookies?

  • We use cookies to: understand the total number of visitors to our sites on an ongoing basis and the types of internet browsers (e.g. Netscape Navigator or Internet Explorer) and operating systems (e.g. Windows or Macintosh) used by our visitors;
  • monitor our site performance and to improve our website;
  • customise and enhance your online experience; and
  • enable CWT and third-party advertising both on and off our websites .

 

 

 

What types of cookies does CWT use?

The types of cookies used on this website can be classified as follows (last updated March 2013):

 

Type of cookie

What it does

Source

Expiry

How to block

Cookies necessary for essential website purposes

These cookies are essential to provide you with services available through this website and to use some of its features, such as access to secure areas.

Without these cookies, services you have asked for, like transactional pages and secure login accounts, would not be possible.

Carson Wagonlit Travel (CWT)

Some of these cookies expire when you close your browser.

Other cookies set for this purpose may last for a period of up to 18 years from your last visit to our site.

These cookies are strictly necessary to the operation of the website and cannot be blocked (unless you have set your browser to reject cookies).

However, some are automatically removed when you close your browser.

Functionality and Performance Cookies

These cookies enhance the performance and functionality of our website but are non-essential to its use. Without these cookies, certain functionality (like our careers application and our online surveys) may become unavailable.

Some cookies are used to deliver some content on the website using YouTube (Google). Data collected by Google may also be used for other purposes, including advertising. You can find out more about Google's privacy practices and the cookies that it uses via YouTube here

Other cookies set for this purpose are used to recommend videos to you that are relevant to your interests.

Peoplefluent (more info)

Polldaddy (more info)

Taboola (more info)

YouTube (Google) (opt-out)

Some of cookies set for this purpose expire when you close your browser.

Others may last for a period of up to 10 years from your last visit to our site.

You can find further information about functionality and performance cookies (including how to opt-out) using the links provided in the 'what it does' and 'source' column opposite.

You can also change your browser settings to accept or refuse these cookies.

As the means by which you can do this vary from browser to browser, you should visit your browser's help menu for more information.

Analytics Cookies

These cookies are set by Google Analytics and webtrends and are used to collect information about how visitors use our site.

The information gathered does not identify any individual visitor and is aggregated. It includes the number of visitors to our website, the websites that referred them to our website and the pages that they visited on our website.

We use this information to help run our site more efficiently, to gather broad demographic information and to monitor the level of activity on our site.

Google Analytics (opt-out)

webtrends (opt-out)

 

Some of these cookies expire when you close your browser.

Other cookies set for this purpose may last for a period of up to 2 years from your last visit to our site.

You can find further information about Analytics Cookies (including how to opt-out) using the link provided in the 'source' column opposite.

You can also change your browser settings to accept or refuse these cookies.

As the means by which you can do this vary from browser to browser, you should visit your browser's help menu for more information.

Advertising Cookies

These cookies are used to deliver advertising messages more relevant to you and your interests and track advertising impressions. They perform functions like preventing the same ad from continuously reappearing, ensuring that ads are properly delivered for advertisers, as well as help to measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign.

Advertising cookies are usually placed by advertising networks with our permission. They remember that you have visited an application and this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers.

Accuen Media (opt-out)

Acxiom (opt-out)

AddThis (opt-out)

Adobe Digital Marketing (Omniture) (opt-out)

AppNexus (opt-out)

Bitly (opt-out)

BlueKai (opt-out)

BridgeTrack (more info)

Brightcove (more info)

Casale Media (opt-out)

Datalogix (opt-out)

Doubleclick (Google), DoubleClick Bid Manager (formerly Invite Media) (opt-out)

Genome by Yahoo (formerly interclick) (opt-out)

Google / Google AdSense (opt-out)

LiveRamp (opt-out)

Media Innovation Group (opt-out)

Media6Degrees (opt-out)

MediaMath (opt-out)

Mediaplex (opt-out)

Microsoft Advertising (opt-out)

Netmining (opt-out)

OpenX (opt-out)

PubMatic (opt-out)

Pulsepoint Ad Exchange (formerly ContextWeb) (opt-out)

Quantcast (opt-out)

Resonate Netowrks (opt-out)

RightMedia (Yahoo) (opt-out)

The Trade Desk (opt-out)

Tremor Video (opt-out)

Turn (opt-out)

ValueClick Media (opt-out)

Some of these cookies expire when you close your browser.

Other cookies set for this purpose may last for a period of up to 10 years from your last visit to our site.

You can find further information about Advertising Cookies (including how to opt-out) using the links provided in the 'source' column opposite.

You can also change your browser settings to accept or refuse these cookies.

As the means by which you can do this vary from browser to browser, you should visit your browser's help menu for more information.

Content sharing and social networking cookies

These cookies enable visitors to share website pages and content through third party social networking and other websites. The companies that serve these cookies may also use visitors' information to serve targeted advertising on other websites.

Facebook (more info);

LinkedIn (more info);

Pinterest (more info);

Twitter (more info)

Many of these cookies expire when you close your browser.

Some of the cookies set for this purpose may last for a period of up to 2 years from your last visit to our site.

You can find further information about content sharing and social networking cookies (including how to opt-out) using the links provided in the 'source' column opposite.

You can also change your browser settings to accept or refuse these cookies.

As the means by which you can do this vary from browser to browser, you should visit your browser's help menu for more information.

 

How to control or delete cookies

You have the right to choose whether or not to accept cookies and we have explained how you can exercise this right below. However, please note that if you choose to refuse cookies you may not be able to use the full functionality of our websites.

You can block cookies by changing your browser settings so that cookies from this website cannot be placed on your computer or mobile device. In order to do this follow the instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” facility). Please note that using a third party opt-out link to disable a cookie may not delete the cookie from your browser but simply disable it from future use. If you wish to delete the relevant cookie, you will need to do this yourself from within your browser.

Further information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Cookies that have been set in the past

If you have disabled one or more Cookies, we may still use information collected from cookies prior to your disabled preference being set, however, we will stop using the disabled cookie to collect any further information.

 

 

Contact us

If you have any questions or comments about this cookies policy, please contact us at the address provided below (or privacy matters generally please check our Data Protection and Privacy Policy at www.carlsonwagonlit.com/en/dataprotection.html ),

e-mail address: webmaster@carlsonwagonlit.com

Postal address: CWT Global B.V. - Wisselwerking, 58 – 1112 XS Diemen – the Netherlands

 

This policy is subject to change. The changes will be posted on CWT web sites, so please be sure to check the site regularly.