Cookie Policy

The Privacy Policy explains how Jonar Systems Inc. (“Jonar”)  protects and safeguards your privacy while using our website. This Cookie Policy specifically explains how we, our partners, and users of our services deploy cookies, as well as the options you have to control them.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or other devices when a website is loaded into your browser, to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information.   When you visit our websites, we may collect information automatically through cookies or similar technologies.  

Cookies are used to “remember” you and your preferences, either for a single visit or for multiple repeat visits.  They provide you a consistent visiting experience and perform essential functions such as allowing you to register and remain logged in.  Cookies may be first-party, meaning they are set by the website you are visiting or by third-party, such as those who provide content or advertising or analytics services on the website.

Our websites and HTML emails may contain other tracking information including “web beacons” or “pixels”.  These are often transparent graphic images placed on a website or email to monitor the behaviour of the user visiting the website.  They are often used in conjunction with cookies, if you disable cookies, web beacons may still load but their functionality will be restricted. 

How do we use cookies:

We use cookies in a range of ways to improve your experience on our website: 

  • We use essential or functional cookies to allow you to experience the full website. 
  • We use customizer cookies to make it more personal for you, including recognizing you when you visit our website and your preferences you have previously selected.  This can include the language and what location you are in.  
  • We use performance cookies to tell us how you use our website and help us improve it.  For example, how often you visit and how visitors move around on the website. This allows us to make it easier for people to find information on the website. 

Details of cookies we use:

Cookie NameExpiration TimeDescription
_ga2 yearsUsed by Google Analytics to distinguish users.
_gid24 hoursUsed by Google Analytics to track user activity over different browsing sessions.
__utma2 years from set/updateUsed by Google Analytics to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmb30 mins from set/updateUsed by Google Analytics to record the timestamp of the moment that users enter our site. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmcEnd of browser sessionUsed  by Google Analytics to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
__utmz6 months from set/updateUsed by Google Analytics to store the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached our site.
__utmv2 years from set/updateUsed by Google Analytics to store visitor-level data. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmx18 monthsUsed by Google Analytics to determine a user’s inclusion in an experiment.
__utmxx18 monthsUsed by Google Analytics to determine the expiry of experiments a user has been included in.
_gaexpDepends on the length of the experiment, but typically 90 days.Used by Google Analytics to determine a user’s inclusion in an experiment and the expiry of experiments a user has been included in.
_opt_awcid24 hoursUsed by Google Analytics for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Customer IDs.
_opt_awmid24 hoursUsed by Google Analytics for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Campaign IDs.
_opt_awgid24 hoursUsed by Google Analytics for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Ad Group IDs
_opt_awkid24 hoursUsed by Google Analytics for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Criterion IDs
_opt_utmc24 hoursUsed by Google Analytics to store the last utm_campaign query parameter.

How do you change cookie preferences or block cookies?

You can choose to accept cookies or not within your browser.  Each browser has different controls, generally including choosing to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times or those from specific websites.   Each browser’s website should contain instructions on how you can do this.  

If you choose to block cookies on our website, you may be unable to access certain areas of the website and certain functions and pages may not work in the usual way. 

Changes to this cookie policy:

Jonar reserves the right to change this policy at any time and without prior notice to you. You should check the Cookie Policy for changes when you access the Website. Your continued use of the website following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.

Contact us:

If you have any questions or comments about this Cookie Policy, please contact [email protected].