(1) General provisions
Cookies are small data files that The Website writes on devices of Users when they access The Website. Cookies are used to keep the access history of Users and other information. Cookies are exchanged via a User's browser. By using cookies, it becomes possible to provide more user-friendly services on The Website, by keeping the past purchasing history or Users account information. Cookies are also used to distribute targeting advertisement by using access history.
(1) About first-party and third-party cookies
Cookies belong to a domain specified in advance. The term "first-party cookies" means cookies that are issued by The Website. Further, the term "third-party cookies" means cookies that are issued by the domain of a third party other than The Company.
(2) About session and persistent cookies
Performance cookies collect information on the state of use of The Website and the state of access by Users. These cookies are used to improve the performance of The Website by providing Users’ history such as the pages they visit, the time they stay, whether or not they have had error message. The Website uses third-parties services such as Google Analytics to analyze the state of use by Users and uses these cookies to improve the performance of The Website. Please refer to the Google Analytics support page for how to handle data.
(3) Targeting cookies
Targeting cookies are used for marketing purposes, such as the personalizing content or targeting advertisement. These cookies record access logs, Users’ profiles etc. By using these cookies on The Website, Users' information can be used for advertising services by third parties by linked Users’ profile to access history of their websites.
The following types of cookies are used on The Website.
(1)Strictly necessary cookies
Strictly necessary cookies are essential in using the services and functions of The Website. These cookies enable The Website to function optimally by ensuring security and improving convenience. Users can disable or delete these cookies using their browser configuration. However, please note that if you do that, some of The Website or its services may not work properly.
Cookies are classified into "session cookies" and "persistent cookies" in accordance with their lifespan. Session cookies are temporary and automatically deleted when Users leave The Website or close the browser. Persistent cookies remain on Users’ devices for a period until it expires, or they are deleted from the browser.
(1) Browser configuration
Users can change the cookie settings on their browsers whether accepting or disabling them. Users can also delete cookies from their terminals through their browser. For details, please refer to the support page of each browser.
(2) Selections on the "Cookie Preferences" menu
The Company provides a function whereby Users can set whether to allow or disable cookies for themselves. For details, please refer to the "Cookie Preferences" of the applicable website.