As Panasonic Electric Works Elektrik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. ("Company"), we use internet cookies in order to provide a better usage experience to our visitors by observing the privacy and personal data protection rights of the visitors of our https://ewtr.panasonic.com/tr/ website ("Website"). This Cookie Usage Policy ("Policy") explains to all our Website visitors and users which types of cookies are used and under what conditions. Membership procedures and order-based privacy notice are available on our website.

This Policy applies regardless of the technologies, methods and ways in which you connect to the Website. We therefore recommend that you read this Policy carefully and make a copy so that you can review it in the future.

I. What Is A Cookie And For What Purposes Is It Used?

Cookies are small data storage files saved by websites on your computer, cell phones, tablets or other mobile devices that you access. This file stores information about your Website navigation. In this way, your devices you access will remember this data when you use the Website again. Therefore, cookies are necessary and important for you to use the Website effectively and more easily. Cookies are also used on the Website and on third party websites so that we can provide you with more relevant services, products or offers.

The main purposes of using cookies;

  • The need for some technical data in order to use the Website more effectively,
  • Collection of information regarding your preferences and habits of browsing and using the Website by the Company,
  • The Company requiring your personal data such as your IP address in order to fulfill its legal and contractual obligations, especially those arising from the Law No. 5651 on the Regulation of Publications on the Internet and Combating Crimes Committed through These Publications and the Regulation on the Procedures and Principles on the Regulation of Publications on the Internet,

II. What kind of data do we process with cookies?

Cookies, depending on their type, generally collect data about your browsing and usage preferences on the device from which you access the Website. This data includes the pages you access, our products you review, all information about your browsing on the Website.

III. Which Types of Cookies Do We Use and How?

We use different types of cookies on the Website. These are cookies that must be used to ensure the operation of the Website, function cookies, analysis/performance cookies and targeting/advertising cookies.

Types of Cookies in Terms of Use:

Mandatory Cookies: These cookies are cookies that are absolutely necessary for the Website to function properly. These cookies are needed to manage the system, prevent fraudulent transactions and if they are blocked, the Website will not be able to function.

Functional Cookies: These cookies are cookies used to provide you with a more advanced and easy-to-use experience. For example, it fulfills the functions of remembering your previous preferences, allowing you to access some content on the Website comfortably. You can block the use of these cookies as detailed below.

Analytics/Performance Cookies: These cookies enable us to analyze and understand the functioning of the Website and to improve the Website by interacting with you. 

Targeting/Advertising Cookies: These cookies are used to identify and provide you with content, including advertising content, that may be of interest to you. You can block the use of these cookies as detailed below. However, blocking these cookies will not completely block advertising content, but will only serve ads with general content instead of ads that may be of interest to you.

Types of Cookies in Terms of Duration of Storage:

Persistent Cookies: Cookies that persist on a person's computer until a certain date or until they are deleted by the user. These cookies are mostly used to measure users' site movements and preferences.

Session Cookies: These cookies are used to divide the user's visit into sessions and do not collect data from the user. The cookie is deleted when the user closes the web page visited or when it remains inactive for a certain period of time. Targeting and tracking cookies are used on the Website to help third parties provide services, especially advertising services, and to increase the effectiveness of these services. These cookies may remember the web pages and sites you visit and collect personal data, in particular the IP address of the user device. The Website uses both first-party and third-party cookies to collect information, remember your interests and demographic data, and serve you targeted ads, improve ads, determine the number of visits and ad impressions, other uses of ad services, and the ratio between those ad impressions and interactions with ad services. The Website utilizes social plugins that provide links to social networks such as Facebook and Gmail. When you visit the Website and use these plug-ins, the Website connects directly to the server of the selected social network. The content offered by the plugin is then transmitted directly from the social networks to your web browser and added to the website you are visiting. In this way, the relevant social network can access and process your data and combine it with data from your account on the relevant social network.

Please note that we have no influence and control over the scope of the data that social networks process through plugins. For more information on the purposes, methods and duration for which social networks will process your personal data, please carefully review the personal data processing policies published by the relevant social networks.

IV. How Can You Prevent the Use of Cookies?

While the use of cookies provides a better service of the Website, you can prevent the use of cookies if you wish. Nonetheless, you should keep in mind that in this case, the site may not function fully and you may not benefit from all its features. In order to prevent the use of cookies, you need to change the settings of your internet browser. These changes vary depending on the device and internet browser you are using. Below is information on which steps should be followed to prevent the use of cookies through different internet browsers:

• Internet Explorer

1. Open the desktop and tap or click the Internet Explorer icon on the taskbar.
 2. Tap or click the Tools button and tap or click Internet options.
 3. Tap or click on the Privacy tab, then move the slider under Settings upwards to block all cookies and tap or click OK.

• Microsoft Edge

1. From the top right corner of your Microsoft Edge browser, click on the section with the three dots and go to Settings.
 2. In the new window that appears, select Select Items to Clean and then select the sections you want to clean in the window that appears.

3. There are many sections here. You can start the cleaning process by selecting the one you want

• Google Chrome
 1. Open Chrome on your computer.
 2. Click More Settings at the top right.
 3. Click Advanced at the bottom.
 4. Under "Privacy and security", click Content settings.
 5. Click Cookies.
 6. Look for the name of the Website under "All cookies and site data".
 7. Click the Remove icon to the right of the site

• Mozilla Firefox
 1. Click the Firefox Menu button and select Options.
 2. Select the Privacy and Security panel and go to the History section.
 3. Change the Firefox setting to Use custom settings for history.
 4. Click on the Show cookies... button. The Cookies window will appear.
 5. In the Search: field, type the name of the site whose cookies you want to delete. Cookies that match your search will be displayed.
 6. Select the cookie(s) you want to delete and click the Delete selected button.
 7. Close the Cookies window by clicking the Close button. Then close about:preferences page

• Safari
 1. Choose Safari > Preferences.
 2. Click Privacy.
 3. Click Website Data.
 4. Select one or more websites and then click Delete or Delete All.

You can also delete all cookies left behind by the websites you visit through third party software.

V. Contact Us

You can use one of the communication methods below to send us all your questions and opinions about the Policy:  

E-mail: verisorumlusupanasoniclife@hs03.kep.tr

Call Center: 444 84 56