What is a Cookie?
Cookies are small text files, mostly consisting of letters or numbers, which are stored on your computer or mobile device (hereinafter referred to as “Device”) when you visit a website, allowing the device in question to be identified.
What is Your Personal Data Processed Through Cookies?
Your usage and visiting habits, session information, past transactions and browsing information on the Site are processed through cookies.
By which method are cookies collected and for which purposes are they used?
As a company, we process your personal data consisting of cookies that we collect through daily files, empty gif files and/or third party sources in accordance with the KVK Legislation and limited to the purposes specified below:
- In order to provide better service to our site visitors, your browsing information on the Site is processed, shared with third parties limited to this purpose and stored securely.
- Your past transactions are stored in order to create a summary of your preferences.
- Your browsing information on the Site and/or your usage history on the Site may be monitored in order to make special promotions, offer promotions and marketing offers, improve the content of the Site according to you and/or determine your preferences with your marketing permission.
- Functional and analytical cookies are used to analyze how the Site is used and to improve your experience of using the Site.
- Advertising cookies are used for advertising/promotion purposes in order to provide content and advertisements that are more relevant to your interests and you. In this way, when you use the Site, more suitable content, personalized campaigns and products are offered to you and the content or opportunities that you have previously indicated that you do not want are not offered again. Advertising technology uses information about your previous visits to the website and the websites advertised by the website in order to provide you with customized advertisements. When serving these adverts, a unique third party cookie may be placed on your browser so that the website can recognize you.
The Company may match information collected through different methods online and offline, or information collected from you on the Site at different times, and may use this information in combination with information from other sources, such as third parties.
Types of Cookies
Types of cookies according to the duration of use: Session cookies are used to ensure the continuity of the session and these cookies are also deleted when the user closes the browser.
Persistent cookies, on the other hand, are not deleted when the internet browser is closed and are automatically deleted on a certain date or after a certain period of time. In this context, session and persistent cookies are used on our website according to the duration of use.
First-party and third-party cookies: First-party cookies are placed directly by the website visited by the user, i.e. the address shown in the address bar of the browser. Third-party cookies are placed by a different domain other than the address visited by the user. In this context, only first-party cookies are used on our website.
Types of Cookies According to Intended Use
Cookies may be used for purposes such as strictly necessary, functional or advertising/marketing purposes, the details of which are specified below.
Session Cookies: It refers to temporary cookies that are kept on your devices until you leave the website.
Persistent Cookies: Persistent cookies are the type of cookies that remain on the hard drive of your device for long periods of time and their usage period may vary from a few days to several years.
Mandatory Cookies: They must be kept in order for the website to function properly and for users to benefit from the services and navigation features offered on the site. For example, although not sent by us, social media sharing cookies sent to your device by social media networks so that you can share news that interests you on our site or access our accounts on the relevant platform are mandatory cookies.
Functional and Analytical Cookies: It is used for purposes such as remembering your preferences, using the website effectively, optimizing the site to respond to user requests and contains data about how visitors use the site. Due to their nature, cookies of this type may contain your personal information. For example, cookies that save your language preference on our website are functional cookies.
Cookies for Advertising and Marketing Purposes: In line with your explicit consent for processing, it is used to determine the products and similar products you are interested in, to provide you with a better purchasing experience, and contains data about which products visitors are interested in.
Legal Grounds for Collection of Personal Data
In this context, from the above-mentioned cookie types:
Your personal data collected through mandatory cookies are processed within the scope of subparagraph (c) of paragraph (2) of Article 5 of the Law on the Protection of Personal Data “Provided that it is directly related to the establishment or performance of a contract, it is necessary to process personal data belonging to 51 parties of the contract” or subparagraph (f) “Provided that it does not harm the fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject, it is mandatory to process data for the legitimate interests of the data controller”.
Your personal data collected through Advertising and Marketing cookies are processed by obtaining your explicit consent within the scope of paragraph (1) of Article 5 of the Law on the Protection of Personal Data.
Your personal data collected through functional cookies are processed by obtaining your explicit consent within the scope of paragraph (1) of Article 5 of the Law on the Protection of Personal Data.
Cookies Used and Storage Periods
|Cookie / Publisher||Intended Use of the Cookie||Duration||Type|
|This cookie is specific to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a user’s unique session ID for the purpose of managing the user session on the website. The cookie is a session cookie and is deleted when all browser windows are closed.||When the browser is closed||HTTP Session|
|This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and to track site usage for the site’s analytical report. Cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.||2 years||HTTP Cookie|
|This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information about how visitors use a website and helps to create an analysis report on how the website is doing. The data collected, including the number of visitors, the source from which they came and the pages visited anonymously.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
Google Tag Manager
|Google uses this cookie to distinguish users.||1 day||HTTP Cookie|
|This cookie is set by Facebook to serve ads when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.||3 months||HTTP Cookie|
|This cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant adverts to users and to measure and improve adverts. The cookie also tracks the user’s behavior on the web on sites with a Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.||3 months||HTTP Cookie|
|This cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant adverts to users and to measure and improve advertising. The cookie also tracks the user’s behavior on the web on sites with a Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.||3 months||HTTP Cookie|
How to Manage Cookies?
Depending on the type of your internet browser, you can learn about cookies and use your right to allow or reject them by following the steps below:
Google Chrome: You can allow or block cookies from the “Cookie” tab by clicking the “lock sign” or the letter “i” in the “address section” of your browser.
Internet Explorer: Click on the “Security” tab from the “Tools” section in the upper right corner of your browser and select “Allow” or “Do not allow” to manage your cookies.
Mozilla Firefox: Click the “Open menu” tab in the upper right corner of your browser. Click on the “Options” image and use the “Privacy and Security” button to manage your cookies.
For other browsers (such as Opera, Microsoft Edge), you can check the help or support pages of the relevant browser.
Safari: You can select the “safari” tab from the “Settings” section of your phone and provide all your cookie management from the “Privacy and Security” section.
Ways to Apply to the Data Controller and Your Rights
You may submit your requests within the scope of Article 11 of Law No. 6698 “regulating the rights of the data subject” to the following contact addresses of our Company together with your application request prepared in accordance with the Communiqué on the Procedures and Principles of Application to the Data Controller.
The Company shall finalize your requests as soon as possible and within thirty days at the latest, depending on the nature of the request. If the requested transaction requires a cost, a fee may be charged. The Company may accept and process the request or reject the request by written procedure by explaining the reason.
In cases where the application made by following the above-mentioned procedure is rejected, the answer given is found insufficient or the application is not responded in due time; there is the right to file a complaint to the Personal Data Protection Board within thirty days following the notification of the answer and in any case within sixty days from the date of application. However, a complaint cannot be filed without exhausting the remedy.
The Board, upon complaint or ex officio if it learns of the alleged violation, shall conduct the necessary examination on matters within its jurisdiction. Upon the complaint, the Board examines the request and gives a response to those concerned. If no response is given within sixty days from the date of the complaint, the request shall be deemed rejected. If, as a result of the examination made upon complaint or ex officio, it is understood that there is a violation, the Board decides that the unlawfulness detected by the Board shall be remedied by the data controller and notifies the relevant parties. This decision shall be fulfilled without delay and within thirty days at the latest following the notification. The Board may decide to suspend the data processing or transfer of data abroad in the event of irreparable or impossible damages and in the event of a clear violation of the law.
DATA CONTROLLER INFORMATION:
TITLE: IŞIK TARIM ÜRÜNLERİ SAN. VE TİC. A. Ş.
ADDRESS: Ören 75.yıl Cumhuriyet Mah. Ova sokak. No:9, 35733 Kemalpaşa/İzmir