Our Cookie Policy

Dear user, hereinafter we will submit to you the information regarding the cookie policy of the www.e-distributie.com website. Therefore, please read this information carefully.

WHY ARE THE COOKIES NECESSARY?

The cookie is a small-size text file that a website saves in the user’s device (computer, laptop, tablet or phone) when the user accesses a website. Due to cookies, the website may retain the user’s actions and preferences for a certain period of time (for instance: language, character size, colour, data regarding the authentication and other display preferences). Thus, the User does nor need anymore to reintroduce such information whenever he returns to the website or navigates from one page to another. Most websites do this. This file is NOT a virus or a spyware, malware, web bugs or hidden identifiers file type and does NOT access any documents or information stored on the user’s devices.

WHY ARE THE COOKIES NECESSARY?

These files ensure the proper functioning of www.e-distributie.com website, as well as a pleasant navigation experience for the user. Furthermore, the cookies are used within certain anonymous agreed statistics helping us to understand the way in which the user uses this website, so that we could improve its structure and contents, excluding the personal identification of the user.

Therefore, we inform you that this website uses cookies to provide you the best possible experience, and only the cookies that E-Distribuție considers to be necessary and useful shall be used.

This website does not use any cookies to collect personal information, however, its use may allow the establishment of connections between the information contained in a cookie and the personal information of the User collected by other means (for instance, the registration forms).

 

WHAT KIND OF COOKIES ARE USED ON THIS WEBSITE?

The strictly necessary cookies

They represent the essential cookies that allow the User to navigate on this website and use its features (for instance: graphics, design, colours). These cookies do not collect any information about the User, which could be used for advertisement or to register the activity of the User on the internet.

Performance cookies

 

They represent the cookies which collect anonymous information about the manner in which the User uses this website, for instance, which are the most often viewed pages and/or whether the User encounters error messages.

These cookies do not collect any information which could identify the User, all the data collected/processed by these cookies are anonymous, being exclusively used by E-Distribuție Banat, E-Distribuție Dobrogea, E-Distribuție Muntenia or on behalf of Enel group. The performance cookies are only used to improve the manner in which this website operates.

Cookies regarding functionality

They are the cookies which record the choices which the User makes (such as: the preferred language, the character seize) and provides customized features of the use of the website to the User. This information strictly refers to this website, as it could not pursue/verify other websites that the User accesses.

Targeting cookies

 

They are the cookies that collect any information about the User’s navigation for the purpose of displaying announcements or relevant messages and in compliance with its interests. Sometimes, the targeting cookies are related to other websites (for instance, but not limited to: social networking, suppliers/providers of goods and services).

Flash Cookies

They represent the cookies that are used to store the User’s preferences, such as the control of the volume, the high scores to games or display of contents based on what the User could have previously viewed on the website. The Flash Cookies are different from other cookies used on this website due to the manner in which the data are stored. The cookies management tools offered by your browser, shall not eliminate the Flash cookies. In order to find out how to manage the confidentiality and storage settings for the Flash Cookies, please click here (document available in English)

These categories of cookies are classified either as temporary (“session cookies”), or on longer term (“persistent cookies”).

The session cookies” register the User’s actions in a single navigation session on the website. This navigation “session” starts when the page of the website is open and ends when the navigator web is closed. Actually, upon expiry of the session, the cookies are deleted forever.

The persistent cookies” are those cookies that are stored in the User’s device until they are erased or reach the expiry date. These cookies are stored for a longer duration and are automatically activated when the User accesses again a certain website. The persistent cookies may provide information regarding the number of visitors/users of a website, an average time spent on a certain web page, the performances of a website, etc. Even if these cookies have a long life, they may be erased at any time on the User’s devices by changing the settings of the Browser used.

A third classification of the cookies is made depending on their source: “primary cookies” or “third-party cookies”. “The primary cookies” are the cookies created by this website, while the “third party cookies” are created by another website than the visited one. This website may allow the use/installation of “third party cookies” only on the part of the approved websites, previously, by ENEL.

The information related to the cookies used on this website shall not be used for your personal identification. In addition, we control the data related to the preferences of the navigation User. The cookies shall not be used for other purposes than the previously described ones.

The activation of cookies shall not be strictly necessary for the operation of the website, however, it may improve your navigation experience. You may erase or block the cookies, however, if you do this, it is possible that certain features of the website could not operate properly.

WHICH ARE THE COOKIES USED ON THIS WEBSITE?

The types of cookies placed by the www.e-distributie.com website are listed in the table below:

Cookies Names

Type of Cookie

Validity

Position

Third parties

AWSELB

Strictly necessary cookie

30 min

It allows to monitor the availability of servers for the balanced distribution of traffic, being used to reduce the traffic quantity returning from the server to the User’s device.

-

incap_ses_[ID]

visid_incap_[ID] nlbi_[ID]

 ___utmvc

The session cookie expires when the user closes the browser

Used to manage the security of requests

-

cookies_analytics

Cookies regarding functionality

Persistent

Used for allowing the user to agree/disagree on the acceptance of cookies generated by www.e-distributie.com and third-party partners (e.g.: Adobe, Google, Facebook).

-

cookie_bar_accept

Persistent

-

cookie_promotional

Persistent

-

e-distributie-daterequest

The session cookie expires when the user closes the browser

Used for allowing the user to access various services from the website or forms

-

e-distributie-token

The session cookie expires when the user closes the browser

-

e-distributie-feedback

The session cookie expires when the user closes the browser

-

_gid

Performance Cookie

 

24 hours

Used to provide/compile/draft statistics regarding the manner in which this website is used by the User or to monitor the performance of www.e-distributie.com.ro.

The cookies collect any information in anonymous form, including the number of the website visitors and the accessed web pages.

Google Analytics

_ga

2 years

_gat_gtag_UA_119129947_1

 

1 minute

 

gpv_pn

30 minutes

Adobe Analytics

 

s_cc

The session cookie expires when the user closes the browser

AMCV_###@AdobeOrg

2 years

_hjIncludedInSample

The session cookie expires when the user closes the browser

Hotjar

_fbp

Targeting cookie

3 months

They collect any information about the user’s navigation for the purpose of displaying announcements or relevant messages and in compliance with its interests.

Facebook

c_user

The session cookie expires when the user closes the browser

datr

2 years

 dpr

The session cookie expires when the user closes the browser

fr

3 months

sb

2 years

 spin

2 years

 wd

2 years

 xs

2 years

*Certain cookies are managed on behalf of E-Distribuție by other companies, but we do not allow these companies to use the cookies for other purposes than the above-mentioned ones.

HOW CAN YOU CONTROL THE COOKIES?

The User may control and/or erase the cookies as he/she wishes, being allowed to set up most browsers to block the placement of cookies. If the user carries out these blocking/erasure actions of the cookies, it is possible that the user will be forced to manually set up certain preferences each time when he/she accesses the website. Furthermore, it is possible for certain services or options not to function.

We further recommend you certain links regarding the management of cookies (for instance, to deactivate or delete them) depending on the browser used:

  • Internet Explorer 8 - document available in English;
  • Internet Explorer 9 - document available in English;
  • Internet Explorer 10 - document available in English;
  • Google Chrome - document available in English;
  • Mozilla Firefox - document available in English;
  • Opera - document available in English;
  • Safari - document available in English.

For more information about the cookies you may access any of these pages: www.allaboutcookies.org , www.youronlinechoices.eu.

DOES THE WEBSITE ALSO USE OTHER SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES?

Yes, E-Distribuție also uses pursuing technologies (“IP Addresses", “Log files", “Web beacons"), in order to gather certain information, such as the type of browser and the operation system, the reference page, the navigation on the website, the ISP field, etc. for the purpose of improving the use and functionality of this website and to better understand the manner in which the visitors use the website, as well as the provided tools and services. Tracking technologies help us adapt our websites to the needs of the user.

There is the possibility to pursue the Internet Protocol (IP) for (among others):

(i) technical troubleshooting

(ii) maintaining the website secure and safe

(iii) access restriction to our websites for certain users

(iv) a better understanding of how our websites are being used

 

An IP Address is a number which is used by the networked computers to identify your computer every time you connect to the Internet.

E-Distribuție (or a third party previously authorized by E-Distribuție ) may collect information in the form of Log Files registering the activity of the website and collecting statistical information about the navigation methods of the Users. These entries are generated anonymously and help us to collect (among others):

(i) type of browser user and operating system

(ii) information about a user's session (such as the URL they came from, the date and time they visited the website, pages that they visited on our website, and for how long)

(iii) other similar navigation or clickstream data.

This information can also be captured in the log file for our internal marketing and demographic studies so that we can constantly improve and personalize the online services we offer to users. The log files are used only internally and they are not related to any certain user.

There is the possibility for E-Distribuție to use beacons (or clear GIFs) on this website or to include them in the emails sent to users. Web beacons (also known as “web bugs”) are small rows of code providing a method to deliver a graphical image on a web page or in an email message for the purpose of transferring data back to us. The information collected through web, the beacons may include certain information described in the above section of the IP Address, as well as information about the manner in which a certain user responds to an email campaign (for instance, the time frame during which an email is open, where the user of that email enters, etc.). E-Distribuție uses the web beacons information for various purposes, including, but not limited to reporting website traffic, the number of unique visitors, of email advertising and audit and reporting, as well as customization.

E-Distribuție reserves the right to make any amendments and corrections of this document, without the prior notification of the users. Please consult this page periodically to read this information.

This document was updated on 27.06.2018

Publication date: 27.06.2018