2019 Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy


  1. What are cookies?
  2. What are cookies used for?
  3. First party cookies.
  4. Third party cookies.
  5. How do I manage cookies?

1. What are cookies?

A "cookie" is a piece of information, like a tag, which some websites create on your PC/mobile phone which identifies your PC/mobile phone whenever you visit that website. In order to provide you with the best possible online experience, Saltrock may create cookies when you visit saltrock.com, whether this is on your mobile or your PC. Cookies help us to arrange content to match your preferred interests, and take into account your Saltrock customisations. They’re also used by most major websites. You may also find that some third party sites use cookies – sites such as YouTube – when you view an embedded video, or Social Networks such as Facebook and Twitter

2. What are cookies used for?

Suppliers for Saltrock, who assist in the serving and targeting of advertisements, promotions and other marketing messages, may also use cookies to collect anonymous data such as how many people have viewed a particular page each day, this information can also be used to limit the amount an existing Saltrock customer’s served advertising. It’s important to note that cookies don’t harm your computer and don’t store personal information about you, such as credit card details, rather they store encrypted information which can access this information, helping to improve your Saltrock experience.

In order to help you, cookies may be used to:

  • Limit the frequency with which you will see particular advertisements or announcement from Saltrock on our website;
  • Identify your defaults where you have customised your profile;
  • Keep track of how many times you do specific things;
  • Track where you have come from if you were referred to our website;
  • Provide you with self-help information;
  • Make our offers more relevant to you by taking into account your response to previous, similar offers;
  • Remarket Saltrock ads to you as you browse the internet; and
  • Help us understand how our advertising impressions correlate with visits to webpages on saltrock.com so we can improve our marketing strategies.


3. First Party Cookies

These are cookies that are set by this website directly.

We use Persistent Basket Cookie to remember what you have put into your shopping basket over an extended period of time. This Cookie only stores basic data about your basket strictly for use by our website.  The cookie has an expiration of 12 months.

We use a session cookie to remember your log in for you if you are a registered user and we deem these as being strictly necessary to the working of the website. If these are disabled then various functionality on the site will be broken.


    4. Third party cookies


    Heat Mapping & Session Recording

    Heat Mapping services are used to display the areas of a page where Users most frequently move the mouse or click. This shows where the points of interest are. These services make it possible to monitor and analyse web traffic and keep track of User behaviour. Some of these services may record sessions and make them available for later visual playback.

    Hotjar is a session recording and heat mapping service provided by Hotjar Ltd. Hotjar honours generic "Do Not Track” headers. This means the browser can tell its script not to collect any of the User's data. This is a setting that is available in all major browsers. Find Hotjar’s opt-out information here.

    Personal Data collected: Cookies, Usage Data and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

    Place of processing: Malta – Privacy Policy  Opt Out


    • We use Facebook Cookies for a number of reasons; they allow us to offer you a better user experience by personalising your journey on our website and across your devices;
    • Using the Facebook cookie lets us know who is interacting with our ads, website and apps of our advertisers, so we can be more thoughtful about where we show our adverts, and to whom;
    • The use of the Facebook cookie can also provide us with insights into people who are interested in Saltrock's services, and help us to improve our offering and marketing.

    Google Analytics

    Google Analytics is a simple, easy-to-use tool that helps website owners measure how users interact with website content. As a user navigates between web pages, Google Analytics provides website owners JavaScript tags (libraries) to record information about the page a user has seen, for example the URL of the page. The Google Analytics JavaScript libraries use HTTP Cookies to "remember" what a user has done on previous pages / interactions with the website.


    We automatically place single pixel gifs, also known as web beacons, in every email sent to our customers. These are tiny graphic files that contain unique identifiers that enable us and to recognize when our customers have opened an email or clicked certain links. These technologies record each subscribers email address, IP address, date, and time associated with each open and click for a campaign. We use this data to create reports about how an email campaign performed and what actions subscribers took.

    Ometria also sets additional cookies or tracking technologies to be employed. Ometria deploys a JavaScript tracking snippet (“Snippet”) on our Site. This Snippet will allow cookies, pixels, and other technologies to be set on that our site to facilitate the use of certain automations, features and functionality offered by Ometria through their Services. It also allows us to monitor an individuals browsing history on our website. 

    Advertising Cookies

    These cookies are used to make advertising messages more relevant to you and your interests. They also perform functions like preventing the same ad from continuously reappearing, ensuring that ads are properly displayed, and in some cases selecting advertisements that are based on your interests. These cookies may also allow us to display relevant advertisements on other websites that you visit on the internet. 

    Our advertising cookies are controlled by AdRoll Group. The details can be found here: https://www.adrollgroup.com/privacy

    In addition to the cookies described within this policy, this website may store content in your browser cache to improve your user experience by reducing loading times and data consumption. For this purpose, elements of advertising on these pages, such as images, will be downloaded into your browser cache at an appropriate time.

    If you want to find out more about web workers in general and how to manage them you can do so here.

    You can manage web caching technology through your browser settings.

    Klarna Bank AB (publ) (“Klarna”) uses cookies to recognize the user’s device for the purpose of providing personalized advertising of Klarna products the next time the user will browse a merchant website offering Klarna products, and for analytics purposes.

    Persistent marketing and analytics cookies
    These cookies contain a unique user ID which will enable Klarna to recognize the user’s device the next time that user returns to a merchant using Klarna’s services. These are persistent cookies, stored on the device for a period of up to 540 days as of the last interaction with Klarna, or until they are deleted and allow Klarna (i) to show personalized marketing of Klarna products, including credit promotions to the user, and (ii) to perform analytics of the user behaviour.
    By connecting the unique user ID stored in the cookie on the device to the information Klarna has about the user, Klarna will be able to recognize the user of that device. The information Klarna collects through the cookies is not shared with any third party.

    The user’s consent and revocation of consent
    Setting cookies for marketing purposes is subject to the user’s consent, which will have to be obtained before the cookies are set on the user’s device. In addition, the web browser or device often allows the user to change the settings for the use of cookies. More information on how to adjust the settings can be found in the browser of device reference information, and on aboutcookies.org.

    About Klarna
    Klarna Bank AB (publ) is subject to Swedish Data Protection legislation, and is the data controller for the purpose of processing the personal data as described above. Klarna has a data protection officer and a team consisting of personal data experts. Klarna also has a customer service team handling questions relating to personal data. You are welcome to contact Klarna at dataskydd@klarna.se. Please visit www.klarna.com for more information about Klarna, and how Klarna processes personal data.

    5. How do I manage cookies?

    You can accept or decline cookies. Most PCs automatically accept them but you can modify your browser settings to decline them if you wish. Each browser is different, so check the 'Help' menu of your browser (or your mobile phone's manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences. You can also decline the use of certain third party advertising by visiting this site please note we’re not responsible for content contained on this site.

    If you decline cookies, some aspects of the Saltrock site may not work on your PC/mobile phone and you may not be able to access areas you want on the website. For this reason we recommend that you accept cookies.

    Finally, please note that advertisers and other third parties (such as YouTube, Facebook and Twitter) may use their own cookies when you click on their advertisement or link to their site, on or from our website. These third parties are responsible for setting their own cookie and privacy policies.

    If you'd like to learn more about cookies in general and how to manage them, visit aboutcookies.org.