Cookies Notice

Last update: May 25th 2018

Ralph Lauren Europe Sàrl “Ralph Lauren”, “we” or “us” respects your concerns about privacy and recognizes the importance of being transparent regarding the personal information we collect about you.

This Cookie Notice sets out what you need to know about the cookies and similar technologies that we use on the website you visit (individually the “Website” and collectively the “Websites”) and why we use them. You should also read our Customer Privacy Notice to find out what we do with the information we gather from the Website.

Any changes to this Cookie Notice will be posted here and notified to you through a cookie banner, where applicable. Your continued use of the Website constitutes your agreement to all such changes.

If you do not accept the use of these cookies, please disable them by following the instructions in this Cookie Notice.

 

ABOUT COOKIES

Like many companies, we use “cookies” on this Website to offer you a unique browsing experience. Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information that may be placed on your browser, computer or device when you visit certain websites to collect and track information about your use of the websites. For example, cookies can be used to remember the pages you have visited, the time you have spent on each page or what is in your shopping basket. Cookies can be in the form of session cookies (meaning that they will be deleted from your computer or device after you leave the Website) or persistent cookies (meaning that they will remain on your computer or device until your delete them or until they expire). Cookies may be placed on our Website by us or by our service providers, in which case they are known as third party cookies.

Certain pages on our Websites also contain “web beacons” (also known as Internet tags, pixel tags and clear GIFs). These are small image files which may be placed in a web page or an email to record browsing behaviour. For example, web beacons can be used to verify that a promotional e-mail has been viewed.

Please note that cookies and web beacons cannot harm your computer or device.

 

COOKIES USED ON OUR WEBSITES:

For a full list of cookies used on our Websites, click here.

1) Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential in order to allow you to move around the Website safely and use all its features.

For example, we use these cookies to
Allow you to access secure areas of the Website;
Remember if you have accepted the cookie banner displayed on our Website
Remember information you have previously entered to complete a form;
Allow you to place products in your shopping bag.

We use these cookies to enable the services on our Websites that you have specifically requested. This category of cookies should not be disabled. If you use your browser settings to block these strictly necessary cookies, we cannot guarantee your security or predict how our Website will perform during your visit.

2) Functionality Cookies

These cookies allow us to offer you a customized browsing experience.

For example, we use these cookies to

Remember the choice you have made on your previous visit (such as your preferred language or location)
Remember products you have placed in your shopping bag;
Offer you live chat session.

The information gathered by functionality cookies may be anonymized and will not be linked to information about how you use other websites.

3) Performance and Analytics Cookies

These cookies collect general information about how our Website is used.

For example, we use these cookies to

Record the number of visitors coming to our Website;
Identifying errors which may occur during your browsing experience;
Measure the effectiveness of our advertising, for example by verifying from which website visitors have arrived

These cookies allow us to generate usage reports and statistics on how visitors use our Website and to improve the user experience and the quality of our Website. Such analysis may be conducted by third parties in which case they are considered as third party cookies. In particular, we use Google Analytics and Adobe Analytics to measure the effectiveness of our advertising and track how visitors use our Website.

4) Social Media and Advertising Cookies

These cookies are placed by third party advertising companies and collect information about your browsing habits in order to display advertising more relevant to your interests based on your online navigation.

For example, we use these cookies to

Show you interest-based advertising following a visit on our Website;
Provide third party advertising companies and social networks (such as Facebook or Twitter) information about your visit on our Website so that they can show you interest-based advertising;
Control advertising effectiveness through tracking lead conversion (track that you have made a purchase after following a link to our Website from another third party website)

If you disable these cookies, you will not experience our targeted advertising across the different websites you visit.

 

HOW TO MANAGE YOUR COOKIE PREFERENCES:

You can manage cookies through your web browser settings. If you decide to change your settings and disable cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of all our Website features. For example, if you turn off strictly necessary cookies or refuse them, you will not be able to make purchase on the Website.

For general information on how to set your cookie preferences using your web browser, please see: www.allaboutcookies.org

The following external links also explain you how to manage cookies for the most common browsers:

Cookie Settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie Settings in Google Chrome
Cookie Settings in Firefox
Cookie Settings in Safari

You may also opt out of:

aggregation and analysis of data about your visits to our Website collected by Adobe, by clicking here.
Information about your visits to our Website being included in Google Analytics reports by clicking here.

Finally, if you want to opt out from interest-based ads, you can manage your preferences by visiting the following websites:

or by changing your settings on each third party website. For example:

 

CONTACT US

If you have any questions or comments about this Cookie Notice or about our Privacy Notice, please contact us as indicated below:

Ralph Lauren Europe SARL
Attention: Data Protection Officer
24, Route de la Galaise
1228 Plan-les-Ouates Switzerland

Email: DataProtectionOfficer@ralphlauren.com