Last Modified: Oct 12, 2022
Cookies and similar tracking technologies
What is a cookie?
A "cookie" is a small text file that is downloaded onto your device such as computer or smartphone when you access our websites. Tracking technology other than cookies can be e.g. pixels or other software used for similar purposes as cookies or the device's IP address. In this policy we call all these types of technologies "cookies".
When you visit our websites, we, or an authorized third party, may place a cookie on your device that collects information about your online activities over time and across different sites. Cookies allow us to track use, infer browsing preferences, and improve and customize your browsing experience.
All cookies have a publisher which tells you who the cookie belongs to. The publisher is the owner of the domain specified in the cookie. Whenever you visit our website, Planhat places cookies onto your device for different reasons. Such cookies are called “first-party” cookies, whereas cookies set by a third-party company, such as a social media platforms or ad providers, are called “third party” cookies.
We use both session-based and persistent cookies on our websites. Session-based cookies exist only during a single session and disappear from your device when you close your browser or turn off the device. Persistent cookies remain on your device after you close your browser or turn your device off.
What types of cookies do we use and why?
Below you will find more detailed information about our cookies and the reason for using them.
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are necessary for basic website functionality and cannot be switched off. Some examples include: session cookies needed to transmit the website, authentication cookies, and security cookies. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but that can make some parts of the site not work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
How to change consent, block and remove cookies?
Guidance on how to control cookies for common browsers is linked below.
You can read more about cookies at allaboutcookies.org.