Cookies Policy

Effective: June 24, 2022

The Shippo website uses cookies to distinguish you from other website users. This allows us to provide you with a good website browsing experience and allows us to improve the site.

What are Cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is typically stored on your browser or the hard drive of your device upon your consent when you visit any website. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your device. Certain cookies will only be used if you use certain features or select certain preferences, and some cookies will always be used.

Types of Cookies and Shippo’s Use of Cookies

Strictly Necessary Cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website and are usually only set in response to actions made by you. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Since these cookies are required for adequate operation of Shippo’s website, blocking these cookies may cause some parts or all of the website to not work for you.

Strictly Necessary Cookies include but are not limited to cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart, or make use of e-billing services.

Functionality Cookies. These cookies enable the Shippo website to provide enhanced functionality and personalization, such as recognizing you when you return to the website. Both first-party and third-party cookies are used for this purpose.
If these cookies are blocked, then some parts or all of the services provided by the website may not function properly.

Functionality Cookies include but are not limited to cookies that personalizes our content for you, greet you by name, and remember your preferences (i.e. your choice of language or region).

Performance Cookies. These cookies allow Shippo to count the number of visitors to the website, see how those visitors move around the site, and count traffic sources so that we may measure and improve site performance. Both first-party and third-party cookies are used for this purpose. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated, therefore it cannot be traced back to an individual. Both first-party and third-party cookies are used for this purpose.

If these cookies are blocked, Shippo will be unable to know whether or not you have previously visited our site and will be unable to monitor site performance.

Performance Cookies include but are not limited to cookies that help users better navigate the site and find what they are looking for easily.

Targeting Cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited, and the links you have followed. Shippo uses this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests, as well as display Shippo advertising on third-party sites that you may visit. Both first-party and third-party cookies are used for this purpose, and Shippo may share this information with third parties.

Targeting Cookies do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If these cookies are blocked, you will experience less targeted advertising from Shippo.

Cookie Terminology

First-Party Cookies: First-party cookies are cookies set by the Shippo website.

Third-Party Cookies: Third-party cookies are cookies that are set by a domain other than the Shippo website. We may use third parties’ cookies and these third parties may include, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services. For more information, please see the Cookies List located within the Cookie Preference Center window that appears on your screen when you first visit the Shippo website (the “Cookie Banner”). This Cookie Policy does not cover the use of cookies by any third-parties, and Shippo is not responsible for a third-party’s privacy policies and practices

Session Cookies: Session cookies are cookies which expire once you close your web browser.

Persistent Cookies: Persistent cookies are cookies which stay on your device for a set period of time or until you delete them. For more information, please see the Cookies List located on the Cookie Banner.

Controlling and Disabling Cookies

You can refuse the use of cookies by changing the settings on your browser or by clicking on the Cookie Banner. However, if you block certain cookies, such as strictly necessary cookies for the functioning of our website, you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

You can use your browser to delete cookies that have already been stored. However, the steps and measures required vary depending on the browser you use. If you have any questions, please use the Help function or consult the documentation for your browser or contact its creator for support.

To find out more about cookies, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

“Do Not Track” Signals

Your browser may offer you a “Do Not Track” option, which allows you to signal to operators of websites and web applications and services that you do not wish for such operators to track your online activities over time and across different websites. Our Services do not support Do Not Track requests at this time, which means that we may collect information about your online activity both while you are using the Services and after you leave our Services.

Contact

If you have any questions or concerns regarding our Cookie Policy, please email privacy@goshippo.com.

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