Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

The MECCA Makers website ("Site") uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the Site and estimate visits and click throughs for specific campaigns. Our use of cookies helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse the Site and also allows us to improve the Site. By using or accessing the Site, you agree to our use of cookies.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 365 days.

Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

Cookies we use

The types of cookies we use fall into the following 4 categories:

Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies are required for the operation of the Site, and include cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the Site.

Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to the Site and to see how visitors move around the Site when they are using it. This information helps us to improve the way the Site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Functionality cookies. These cookies are used to recognise you when you return to the Site and enable us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (eg your choice of language or region).

Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to the Site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We use this information to make the Site and any advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:


Provider Cookie Name Type Expiry Purpose Opt Out option /
further information AWSALB Strictly necessary After 6 days Registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing in order to optimise use experience. No opt out option COOKIE_SUPPORT Strictly necessary After 365 days This cookie determines whether the browser accepts cookies. No opt out option JSESSIONID Strictly necessary After the session Preserves users states across page requests No opt out option GUEST_LANGUAGE_ID Functional After 365 days Determines the preferred language of the visitor. Allows the website to set up the preferred language upon the visitor’s re-entry. No opt out option LFR_SESSION_STATE_39310 Strictly necessary After the session Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies. No opt out option

There is no opt out option for the above cookies.

Use of cookies by third parties

Some third parties including advertising networks and providers of external services (eg web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

Managing cookies settings

Most web browsers allow some control of cookies through the web browser settings. You may be able to block cookies by activating a setting on your web browser that allows you to refuse the setting of some or all cookies. However, if you block all cookies (including strictly necessary cookies), you may not be able to access all or parts of the Site.

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