Our website uses Google Analytics to collect information about your online activity on the website, such as the web pages you visit, the links you click, and the searches you conduct on the website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
For more information about the information gathered using Google Analytics please visit http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html
You may block the installation of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however Hitex points out that if you do, you may not be able to use all the features of this website. By using this site, you agree to the processing of data collected about you by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose.
You have the option to object this data collection by Google Analytics via the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
We use Pardot for the login to our e-Mail service. Pardot places a permanent cookie on the respective login page, unless a Pardot cookie is already present on your device. If you have used a website that uses Pardot, your browser may already have stored a Pardot cookie. Hitex may use the Pardot cookie to analyze your use of our websites so that Hitex can continuously improve it. E-Mails sent using Pardot use tracking technologies. Hitex uses this information primarily to find out what topics you’re interested in by monitoring whether our e-mails are opened and which links are clicked on. This information will help us to improve the e-mails Hitex sends to you and the services Hitex provides.
Pardot is compliant with the "Do Not Track" initiative. You can enable this feature in your browser. Pardot does not use cookie-based tracking for any visitors with that setting enabled. Alternatively you can also delete cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies, or warn you before a cookie is stored by adjusting your browser settings. If you do not accept cookies, the use of some of our services will not be available to you. Generally, cookies allow us to determine who you are and thus provide you with better and more personalized services.
Some users do not want a website to store data on their computer - especially if these data are collected and used by third parties without their knowledge - even if this does not normally have any further consequences. If this is the case, you have the option of blocking individual or all cookies or removing cookies that have already been stored. However, we would like to point out that this could impair your surfing experience on our websites.
- Restriction of Tracking in Adobe Flash
It is recommended that you redefine the access protection settings using the online settings manager. However, Flash will no longer work 100% if you completely deny access.
LSO cookies (flash cookies) cannot be removed using the browser settings in the conventional way. To avoid having to manually remove them, you can download an extension for your browser that removes these cookies each time you close your browser.
- Blocking Third Party Cookies
Cookies from third parties are not normally required to use the internet offers you have requested. If you want to leave fewer traces on the internet, you should generally reject these cookies.
- Prevent the Installation of the Tracking Tools
Some websites use sharing buttons of social networking sites that include Facebook, Twitter and Co. about your visit. With the help of (e. g. the free extension Share me not) you can prevent this in a very simple way.
- Delete unwanted cookies
If you do not want cookies, you can set your browser in such a way that you will be notified as soon as a cookie is to be set or that cookies are automatically rejected. However, if cookies are automatically rejected by the browser settings you have made, you will no longer be able to use certain functions of the website.
How you have to proceed in order to make the appropriate settings depends on your browser. You will find instructions on how to do this under the following links for the most popular browsers: