Cookie

Policy

What are cookies

Cookies are small files, generally of letters and numbers, downloaded onto a device when users access the websites. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or for the website to work more efficiently. Cookies are created when a user’s browser loads a particular website. The website sends information to the browser which then creates a text file. Every time the user goes back to the same website, the browser retrieves and sends this file to the website’s server. Cookies have several functions, including, among others, collecting information of and remembering users’ preferences, using shopping cart, and generally facilitating users’ use of the website.
We use cookies to perform certain functions, namely:

  • Facilitate your navigation on our website and the use of its features so as to providing you with a seamless experience
  • Improve our website
  • Provide you with more personalized features when surfing our website
  • Deliver targeted advertising
  • Collecting information about how you use our website in order to provide you with a better experience by measuring which areas of our website are of greatest interest to you or to remember you when you return to visit us

These cookies are listed below:

Type 1: Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are required in order for users to surf on our website and use its features, which include, inter alia, access to secure area without having to repeatedly log in and remembering your actions in each page during one session.

PLEASE NOTE: Without these cookies, we can guarantee neither the performance of our website nor the on-line security during your sessions.

Type 2: Performance cookies

We use performance cookies, primarily Google Analytics cookies, to collect information about how users use our website. We collect information such as the part of the webpage clicked, number of webpages visited, length of time of each session, and error messages (if any) with the purpose of improving our website and providing users with a better experience. For more information on Google Analytics, please click here.

If you would like more information about the privacy policy of the Google Analytics’ service, please click here.

It is important to note that we have configured Google Analytics’ services in such a way so as to avoid your identification by masking the IP address of any user browsing our website.

Type 3: Functionality cookies

Functionality cookies allow us to remember the choices which users make on our website, e.g., user name, language and their preferences. With this information, we can provide more personalized features to our users when surfing our website.

Authentication

We use cookies to verify your account and determine when you’re logged in so we can make it easier for you to access the Mountain Services and show you the appropriate experience and features. For example: We use cookies to keep you logged in as you navigate between Mountain pages. Cookies also help us remember your browser so you do not have to keep logging into Mountain and so you can more easily log into Mountain via third-party apps and websites.

E-Commerce Platform Shopify

To operate our online store, we use Shopify, a service provided by Shopify Inc., 126 York Street, Suite 200, Ottawa, ON, Canada, K1N 5T5. This service provides an e-commerce platform through which we offer our goods for sale. The data submitted as part of your order will be stored on a Shopify server in the USA. Shopify has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield, https://www.privacyshield.gov/EU-US-Framework. For more information on data protection, please refer to Shopify’s privacy policy at http://www.shopify.com/legal/privacy.
The legal basis for the transfer of the data to third parties for the purpose of contract processing or for billing purposes is Art. b GDPR and for disclosure in the context of legally ordered cases Art. c GDPR.

Type 4: Targeting and advertising cookies of third parties

When you browse on our website, some of these cookies may be placed onto your computer and used by third parties with permission for advertising purposes. It occurs when the website you visit includes content displayed from a third party website or click the “share” button on our website, and your computer receives cookies from the third party.
These third parties include social media providers such as Facebook and YouTube, which provide services to both our users and us. These cookies enable the third parties to collect and store information such as user preferences and pages visited for advertising purposes or improvement of services.

Please note that we have no control over these cookies from third parties and we shall therefore not be liable in this respect. Please refer to these third party websites for their respective cookie policies.

Facebook
Youtube

Please, note that our website also makes use of the Google AdWords service for remarketing purposes but, as already said above, we have no control over these cookies and we shall therefore not be liable in this respect. If you want to prevent such kind of cookies, please disable them at this link: http://www.google.com/settings/ads

How to prevent cookies

If you want to disable one or more cookies used by our website, we suggest you to express your choice through the third parties’ consent forms you can find at the web addresses we are providing you with by means of this Cookie Policy.

In addition, please be informed that you may prevent cookies by changing your browser settings. If you consent to our use of cookies but later wish to opt out, you may delete the cookies which have been set and change your browser settings to block any further cookies. For more information about control of cookies, please visit

www.allaboutcookies.org
support.microsoft.com
support.mozilla.org
support.google.com
support.apple.com

which provide information on managing settings for major browser providers.

Turn off anonymous Google Analytics cookies: You can install Google Analytics browser “plug in” to prevent the website sending information about your visit to Google Analytics. For further information please visit:
www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy
PLEASE NOTE: As cookies are intended to enhance or enable the usability and processes of our website, preventing or deleting cookies may prevent our users from using the features on our website, or cause the website to perform differently in your browser from what it is designed to perform.

Cookies set by Mailchimp for WordPress Premium

When someone clicks a link in one of our email campaigns, the plugin stores some data in several cookies to keep track of which email campaign that visitor was coming from.

mc_cid
Mailchimp campaign ID


mc_eid
Mailchimp email ID


mc_landing_site
Page visitor entered your site on

All of these cookies are set to expire in 14 days.

Policy Governing Use; Changes to Cookie Policy:

This Cookie Policy shall be written in various languages. In the event of any inconsistency in this Cookie Policy between the English version and any other version, the English version shall prevail. The terms of this Cookie Policy will govern the use of cookies and any information collected while it is in place, excepted third parties’ cookies. To the extent permitted by applicable law in your jurisdiction, Mountain reserves the right to change this Cookie Policy at any time and we therefore encourage you to check our website from time to time for updates. Changes to this Cookie Policy are effective at the time they are posted onto our website.

Data Protection Officer

If you have any questions about data protection, please write us an email or contact our Data Protection Officer, Tobias Brinkmann, directly:
marketing@mountain.gg