Cookie Policy

  1. Introduction

Hero Tech Center Germany GmbH (HTCG) together with its affiliates and subsidiaries (collectively referred to as the "Company" or "Hero" or "Us" or “HTCG” and also indicated by "us", "we" or "our") use cookies across and its related websites to improve performance and enhance the experience. This policy explains how we do that.

  1. What are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that a website downloads onto your computer or other internet-enabled devices (such as mobile phones and tablets) when you visit a website. The cookie will help the website recognise your device the next time you visit.

Cookies can be used for a variety of purposes such as remembering your preferences, measuring your activity and optimising your user experience.

Most cookies won’t collect information that identifies you. Instead, they will collect more general information such as your general location or how you arrive at and use our websites.

  1. What sort of cookies does HTCG use?

Generally, our cookies perform three different functions:

  1. Enabling our websites to function properly

Some cookies are essential for the operation of our websites. For example, we use cookies to ensure that you are shown the correct webpages for your location, or to identify when we have broken links or other technical issues with the website.

  1. Analysing visitor behaviour

We use cookies to analyse how our visitors use our websites and to monitor website performance. This allows us to provide a high-quality experience by making sure that our content and layout remains relevant to you. For example, we use cookies to keep track of which pages and links are most popular and which are not providing the information that’s required by our visitors.

  1. Optimising and personalising

Cookies are also used to optimise the webpages that you visit, and to personalise the content that we show you across all our digital assets, based on what we understand about your requirements.

Name of Cookie


Purpose of Cookie

Type of Cookie



This cookie is native to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a users' unique session ID for the purpose of managing user sessions on the website. The cookie is a session cookie and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed.


Session based


This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.


1 years 11 months 28 days 23 hours 59 minutes


This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visited in an anonymous form.


23 hours 59 minutes


Google uses this cookie to distinguish users.


2 years


An HttpOnly Cookie is a tag added to a browser cookie that prevents client-side scripts from accessing data.

Secure Cookie

Session based

  1. How can you block cookies?

You can control whether to accept cookies or not. If you decide to not accept cookies, some features and services on our websites will not function properly.

If you would prefer not to accept cookies you can either:

  • Change your browser settings to notify you when you receive a cookie, which lets you choose whether or not to accept it; or

  • Set your browser to automatically not accept any cookies.

You can manage cookies in the privacy settings of the web browser you are using. Please see below for more information.

You can disable and/or delete cookies by using your browser settings. Please note that if you use your browser settings to block all cookies you may not be able to access parts of our or others' websites. The following pointers provide information on how to modify the cookies’ settings on some popular browsers:

For further information on how to manage or delete cookies, please visit:

We use cookies (including third party cookies) in order to improve your experience and our service. Click "Accept Cookies" to accept the cookie usage. You can refer our Cookie Policy for cookie settings. Please refer our Privacy Policy, Terms of Use, Disclaimer and Acceptable use of HTCG for more information on personal data usage.