Cookie Policy

Limak Holding Anonim Şirketi ("Limak Holding") field named website processes personal data and uses internet cookies in order to provide a better user experience minding the personal data protection rights of the users ("User") of the website ("Website"). This Privacy and Cookie Policy ("Policy") explains to all Website Customers and Users which types of cookies are used and under what conditions, which types of personal data of Users and Customers are processed for what purposes and by what methods within the scope of the Law No. 6698 on the Protection of Personal Data and other relevant legislation.

This Policy will be applied regardless of the technologies, methods and ways in which you connect to the Website. It is therefore recommended that you read this Policy carefully and make a copy for future reference. If you access, browse and use the Website in any way, you will be deemed to have read and approved the Policy and to have explicitely consented to the processing of your personal data within the limited purpose specified in this Policy. If you do not want any of your personal or non-personal data to be processed under this Policy, you should not access this Website and do not proceed beyond this step.

I. What is a cookie and for what purposes is it used?

A cookie is a data storage file installed by websites on your computer, cell phones, tablets or other mobile devices that you access. This file stores your session details and similar data. In this way, your devices you access to this Website will remember this data when you use the Website again. Therefore, cookies are necessary and important for you to use the Website effectively and more easily.

The main purposes of using cookies are as follows;
• In order for Limak Holding to protect the status of the website visitor in your page requests (ASP.NET SessionId),
• To keep track of the language (Turkish/English) in which the user last used the website and to start it in the same language when the user visits it again (LanguageID); and
• It is used to obtain information about whether the cookie policy notification is shown to the site visitor. (CPV)

II. What Kind of Data is Processed with Cookies?

Cookies, depending on their type, generally collect data about your browsing and usage preferences on the device from which you access the Website. These cookies are sent through the communication established between the browser on your device (such as Google Chrome, Safari, etc.) during your browsing and Limak Holding’s website servers.

III. Which Types of Cookies Do We Use and How?

We use different types of cookies on the Website. These are function cookies and the cookies that must be used to ensure the operation of the Website.

Mandatory Cookies: These cookies are absolutely necessary for the Website to function properly. These cookies are needed to manage the system, prevent fraudulent transactions and if they are blocked, the Website will not be able to function.

Functional Cookies: These cookies are cookies used to provide you with an improved and easier user experience. For example, it fulfills the functions of remembering your previous preferences and providing you with convenient access to video and social media content on the Website. You can block the use of these cookies as detailed below.

Cookie Service Provider Cookie Name Cookie Type Cookie Duration ASP.NET SessionId Required During the session LanguageID Functional Indefinite CPV  Functional 1 month

IV. What is the Legal Basis for the Use of Cookies and To Whom Do We Transfer the Data?

The above-mentioned cookies on the Website are processed without obtaining your explicit consent in order to enable the website to perform its functions within the scope of Article 5/2 subparagraph f of the Personal Data Protection Law No. 6698 ("PDPL") (Provided that it does not harm the fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject, it is mandatory to process data for the legitimate interests of the data controller.) and to enable you to exercise your right to access and receive information through the website within the scope of Article 5/2 subparagraph e of the PDPL (exercise of a right ).

For the purposes of conducting/supervising business activities, conducting communication activities, conducting advertising processes, conducting social responsibility and non-governmental activities, these may be transferred to Affiliates, Group Companies and Subsidiaries within the scope of the legitimate interest of Limak Holding Anonim Şirketi; to private legal entities from which services are received limited to the purposes of providing business activities and website service.

V. How Can You Prevent the Use of Cookies?

While the use of cookies provides a better service of the Website, you can prevent the use of cookies if you wish. Nonetheless, you should keep in mind that in this case, the site may not function fully and you may not benefit from all its features. In order to prevent the use of cookies, you will need to change the settings of your internet browser. These changes vary depending on the device and internet browser you are using. Below is information on which steps should be followed to prevent the use of cookies through different internet browsers:

  • Internet Explorer
    1. Open the desktop and tap or click the Internet Explorer icon on the taskbar.
    2. Tap or click the Tools button and Internet options.
    3. Tap or click the Privacy tab, then move up the slider under Settings up to block all cookies, and tap or click the OK button.

  • Google Chrome
    1. Select the Chrome menu icon .
    2. Select Settings.
    3. Select Show advanced settings near the bottom of the page.
    4. in the "Privacy" section, select Content settings.
    5. Select Prevent sites from adjusting data.
    6. Select Done.

  • Mozilla Firefox
    1. Open Website in your Firefox browser.
    2. Press the "i" button next to the address bar.
    3. Click on the more information button in the box that opens.
    4. On the Page Info screen that opens, click Permissions.
    5. Under the heading "May leave cookies", check the "Block" box and close the window.

  • Safari
    1. Open the Settings app.
    2. On the screen that opens, enter Safari settings.
    3. select "Block Cookies".
    4. On the screen that opens, select one of the options "Never", "Third Party and Ads" according to your preference.

VI. Your Rights Regarding Your Personal Data

The user may request the following issues from Limak Holding A.Ş. through the channels in the "Contact Us" section:

1.1. Information on whether their Personal Data is being processed,
1.2. Information on the scope and methods of Processing of Personal Data,
1.3. Information about the purpose of the processing and whether it is fit for purpose,
1.4. Identity information of third parties to whom Personal Data is transferred and who are located or not located in Turkey,
1.5. Correction of Personal Data if it is incorrectly or incompletely processed,
1.6. Erasure and destruction of Personal Data when the purpose of processing is no longer valid,
1.7. Requesting the Company to inform third parties those Personal Data has been transferred regarding the requests specified in Articles 1.5 and 1.6,
1.8. Objecting to any result against the Company as a result of Personal Data analysis by automated systems,
1.9. Claiming compensation for damages incurred as a result of unlawful Processing of Personal Data.

VII. Contact Us

You can contact us (using the Data Subject Application Form if you wish) to convey all your questions and opinions about the Policy and to request the modification, deletion or anonymization of all or part of your personal data processed during your visit to the Website by accepting the Policy.

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