Cookie Policy



To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, shopping cart, or other preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

We’ve put our cookies into the following categories, to make it easier for you to understand
why we need them:

  1. Strictly necessary: These are used to help make our website work efficiently, provide
    security features on our website, and provide services you’ve asked for, like
    shopping carts and billing.
  2. Performance/analytics: These are used to analyze the way our website works and how we can improve it.
  3. Functionality: These help to enhance your experience by remembering choices you’ve made concerning the features of the website (i.e. username, language, region you are in).
  4. Advertising/targeting: These cookies are used to deliver advertisements more relevant to you and your interests. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organizations such as advertisers. We currently do not use any targeting or advertising cookies.

Cookies and You

To sign up for an account or make a purchase online, you must have cookies enabled on your internet browser. If you choose not to enable cookies, you’ll still be able to browse our website, but it will restrict some of the functionality of our website or what you can do.

Cookies on

Cookie Description Duration Type
_mcnc This cookie is necessary for the cache function. A cache is used by the website to optimize the response time between the visitor and the website. The cache is usually stored on the visitor’s browser.  1 day Strictly Necessary
__cfduid The cookie is set by CloudFlare. The cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information. 4 weeks Strictly necessary
ASP.NET_SessionId General purpose platform session cookie used by sites written with Microsoft .NET based technologies. Usually used to maintain an anonymized user session by the server. Session Strictly
JSESSIONID Used by sites written in JSP. General purpose platform session cookies that are used to maintain users’ state across page requests. Session Strictly necessary
_ga This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors. 2 years Performance/analytics
_gat This cookie is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the collection of data on high traffic sites. 1 minute Performance/analytics
_gid This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visited in an anonymous form. 1 day Performance/analytics
YSC This cookie is set by YouTube and is used to track the views of embedded videos. Session Performance/analytics
ep201 This cookie is set by Wufoo (SurveyMonkey) and its load balancer to track users for abuse and troubleshooting problems. 30 minutes Functionality
ep202 This cookie is set by Wufoo (SurveyMonkey) as a unique user identifier to test experiences (e.g. display various color combinations to identify what’s most effective). It’s also used on respondent experience pages to measure survey completion rates. 11 months Functionality
PREF This cookie is set by YouTube. Used to store user preferences like language or any other customizations for YouTube Videos embedded in different sites. 7 months Functionality
vuid This cookie is used by the Vimeo video player on websites. Functionality
IDE Used by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile. 1 year Advertising/targeting
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE This cookie is set by YouTube. Used to track the information of the embedded YouTube videos on a website. 5 months Advertising/targeting
GPS This cookie is set by YouTube and registers a unique ID for tracking users based on their geographical location 30 minutes Advertising/targeting
 ___vc Pending Persistent Pending

We are currently reviewing our lists and will update them from time to time.

Controlling your cookies

You can control cookies in your browser to enable or disable them. If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by any website, you should do this through the web browser settings for each web browser you use, on each device you use to access the internet.

You can also manage many companies’ cookies used for online advertising via the consumer choice tools created under self-regulation programs in many countries, such as the US-based about choices page or the EU-based Your Online Choices.