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Watches of Switzerland Cookies Policy

Introduction

This is the cookies policy of Watches of Switzerland Pty Ltd ACN 062 949 786 of 294 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia (“we”, “us” or “our”).

What are cookies?

Like most websites, this website uses cookies to collect information. Cookies are small data files which are placed on your computer or other devices, including phones or tablets, as you browse the website. They are used to remember when your computer or device accesses our website. Cookies are necessary for the website to run effectively and to enable you to buy or browse online. They are used to tailor products and services offered and advertised to you on our website and elsewhere. 

Information collected

Some cookies collect information about browsing and purchasing behaviour when you access this website via the same computer or device. This includes information about pages viewed, products purchased and your use of the website.

How are cookies managed?

The cookies stored on your computer or other device when you access our websites are designed by us, or on its behalf, and are necessary to enable you to a make purchases on our website or they are designed by third parties who participate with us in marketing programmes and who broadcast web banner advertisements on our behalf.

What are cookies used for?

The main purposes for which cookies are used are:

  1. For technical purposes essential to effective operation of our websites, particularly in relation to on-line transactions and website navigation.
  2. For us to market to you, particularly web banner advertisements and targeted updates.
  3. To enable us to collect information about your browsing and shopping patterns, including to monitor the success of campaigns, competitions etc. 
  4. To enable us to meet our contractual obligations to make payments to third parties when a product is purchased by someone who has visited our website from a site operated by those parties.

How do I disable cookies?

If you want to disable cookies you need to change your website browser settings to reject cookies. How you can do this will depend on the browser you use. Further details on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers are set out below: 

For Microsoft Internet Explorer:

  1. Choose the menu “tools” then “Internet Options”
  2. Click on the “privacy” tab
  3. Select the setting the appropriate setting

For Google Chrome:

  1. Choose Settings> Advanced
  2. Under “Privacy and security,” click “Content settings”.
  3. Click “Cookies”

For Safari:

  1. Choose Preferences > Privacy
  2. Click on “Remove all Website Data”

For Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Choose the menu “tools” then “Options”
  2. Click on the icon “privacy”
  3. Find the menu “cookie” and select the relevant options

For Opera 6.0 and further:

  1. Choose the menu Files”> “Preferences”
  2. Privacy

What happens if I disable cookies?

This depends on which cookies you disable, but in general the website may not operate properly if cookies are switched off. If you only disable third party cookies, you will not be prevented from making purchases on our websites. If you disable all cookies, you will be unable to complete a purchase on our websites.