A “cookie” is a small text file that is stored on an individual’s computer or mobile device after being downloaded when he or she visits a website or uses an app. Cookies then send information back to the originating website or app on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that same cookie.
Cookies perform different jobs, such as allowing you to navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving a user’s experience on a website or with an app. Grove LLC (“Grovemade,” “we,” “us,” etc.) uses different types of cookies on its Website:
- Essential and Required Cookies. These are cookies that are required to make our Website function properly and cannot be turned off in our systems. If you block these cookies, portions of our Website may not function properly.
- Performance and Functional Cookies. Performance and functional cookies allow us to count visits and sources of traffic on our Website (https://grovemade.com/) so we can measure and improve their performance and functionality. They help us know which pages and features of our Website are most and least popular and how visitors navigate through it.
- Third-Party Cookies. We allow third parties to place cookies and beacons on our Website. Web-hosting and analytics services are among these third parties. The cookies may be used by those companies to facilitate order details and support that users are likely to find useful. These cookies also may help track where you go online after you leave our Website.
- Social Media Cookies. These cookies allow you to share information using social media sharing buttons (such as the Facebook “Like”) on social networks like Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, or Twitter. This information may then be used by the social media network to deliver targeted advertising to you.
Also note that certain cookies are necessary for our Website to function properly and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you that amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, placing an order, or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of our Website will not work if you block them. These cookies do not store any information that identifies you directly but are based on identifying your browser and internet device.