Privacy & Cookies

General Data Protection Regulation

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) 2016/679 is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the European Union. It also addresses the export of personal data outside the EU.
Pactrol Solutions takes Data protection extremely seriously and can confirm that no customer data is passed to any third party and is not used for any marketing purposes.
Being part of Emerson our official Privacy statement can be viewed HERE

Does Pactrol use Cookies?

Yes. It is essential for anyone who intends to purchase from our store to have cookies enabled on their browser.

Why? When a visitor on our site adds an item into their shopping basket, then continues to navigate throughout the site, it's imperative the item placed in the shopping basket is held there. This can only be achieved using cookies. A cookie stores the information about the item that has been placed in the basket and makes that information available as the visitor navigates between different pages on your site.

Use of cookies uses session cookies to effectively retain items added to your shopping basket as you navigate between pages.

What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer or mobile phone (referred to here as a "device") browser from a website's computer and is stored on your device's hard drive. Cookies do NOT collect personal details such as your name, address or credit card details and will not harm your computer
For details of the items added to a shopping basket are held by the cookie. The cookie is a session cookie and will therefore expire after a given period of time or when the visitor leaves the website.
In order to use the shopping basket on you must have cookies enabled within your browser.
By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy

What Cookies do we use?
We use the following cookes to maintain functionality of our online store and to provide us with information that will help us improve your online experience.
Google Analytics __utma
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. Google Privacy Policy
ekm_pactrolsolution              Temporary cookie generated to test if cookies are enabled on the visitors browser. Expires 72 hrs (3 days
ekm_pp_pactrolsolution Stores a unique reference to visitors cart contents. Stores authentication details for customer logged in section. Expires on Exit
ekm_tmp_ORDERNUMBER Stores a reference to the visitors order number after an order has been generated Expires on Exit

How do you disable cookies?

If you want to disable cookies you need to change your website browser settings to reject cookies however doing so will mean loss of certain functionality on this website. How to disable cookies from your device will depend on the browser you use, here's how to do it on the most popular Windows PC browsers:

Microsoft Internet Explorer:

Choose the menu "Tools" then "Internet Options"

Click on the "Privacy" tab

Select the appropriate setting

Mozilla Firefox:

Choose the menu "Tools" then "Options"

Click on the icon "Privacy"

Find the menu "Cookie" and select the relevant options

Opera 6.0 and above:

Choose the menu "Files" then "Preferences"

Click Privacy and select one of the available options.

To disable Cookies in any other browser or on an Apple Macintosh device further information can be found here

Pactrol Solutions - May 2012