Cookies

What cookies are and how they work

Cookies consist of small text files. The text files contain data stored on the visitor’s computer. From time to time, the website requests data from the cookies the visitor has stored on their computer. Websites use cookies i.a. in order to store settings for how the website should be displayed to the visitor. Another common use of cookies is as part of collecting information about visitors’ behavior.

Logistic Contractor’s use of cookies

Logistic Contractor uses cookies to give visitors access to various functions on the website and to monitor visitor traffic and with the help of collected visitor data be able to improve the website. Logistic Contractor uses two types of cookies. One type is a permanent cookie that saves a file for a long time on the visitor’s computer. It is used i.a. for features that tell you what’s new since the user last visited the current site. The second type of cookie is called session cookies, and these are valid only during the visit to the website, for example to keep track of whether the visitor is logged in.

Logistic Contractor also uses so-called third-party cookies for, among other things, analysis of traffic patterns with the help of third parties. We use collected statistics to learn how the website is used and how it can be continuously improved.

It is of course possible to use our website without allowing us to store cookies. Then the experience will not be as personal and fantastic as it is meant to be.

Cookie Purpose Stored information Retention Sharing
cookie_enabled (lc.se) This cookie is used to determine if cookies are accepted by the visitor. A string “yes” 7 hours No sharing
PHPSESSID (lc.se) This cookie is used by the website to make session settings. No personal data stored. A random hash value A session No sharing
wordpress_test_cookie (lc.se) This cookie tests the visitor’s browser to see if it supports WordPress login. A string “WP + Cookie + check” 1 year No sharing
_ga (lc.se) A cookie from Google Analytics that is used to differentiate users. An encrypted hash value 2 years No sharing
_gid (lc.se) A cookie from Google Analytics that is used to differentiate users. An encrypted hash value 24 hours No sharing
_gat_gtag_ UA_162926224_2 (lc.se) A cookie from Google Analytics that is used to control the request speed. An encrypted hash value 2 years No sharing

Is information transferred to a third party?

We use the following trackers to track and analyze cookies:

Google Analytics, lasting 24 months

The information in these cookies, including the IP address, is transferred to Google only so that they can perform Logistic Contractor services linked to the website. Logistic Contractor does not have direct access to this IP number. Google does not transfer the information to any third party, except in cases where this is required by law or when the third party processes the information on behalf of Google. See all cookies from Google Analytics.

Purpose:

These cookies help us analyze the visitors’ behavior on the website to improve the user experience and ensure the website’s functionality.

Visitors’ consent

The visitor who wants to avoid the use of cookies can, via settings in the browser’s security options, change privacy settings so that the browser does not accept any cookies at all, or so that the visitor gets a question every time a website tries to place a cookie on the computer. The visitor also has the option to accept only session cookies via their browser. The visitor can also choose to remove previously stored cookies.

How do I turn off cookies?

If you do not agree to the use of cookies on the website, you can easily turn off or restrict cookies via your browser’s security settings. Use the browser’s help function to find out how. If you disable or restrict cookies on the website, you may not be able to use all services and functions on the website.

You can also use the help function in your browser for more information: