What cookies are and how New Era uses them
When using any of New Era's web-based products or services, we want to make them easy, useful and reliable for you, our customer.
This sometimes involves placing small amounts of information in files known as "cookies" on your computer or mobile device.
We do not use these to identify you personally, nor to hold any personal data.
Some pieces of information are essential for delivering our online products to you and others are used to improve the user experience, for example:
managing a user's login session and ensuring authenticated access to pages
making the login process easier
remembering activities that you have performed
Cookies used by our products and services
There are several types of cookie:
Persistent cookies remain on your computer for a specified time and are saved to your computer's hard disk. We use persistent cookies to:
remember some things about your last login, such as your school portal, to make your next login easier
remember your preferences and settings for when you use our services again
Session cookies are deleted when you close your browser and are usually not saved to your computer's hard disk. We use session cookies to:
identify that you have logged in to the site
hold some information about the previous operations that you performed so that pages can reflect this
Adobe uses its own proprietary cookies called 'Local Shared Objects'. New Era uses Adobe Flash Player to play video within some browsers.