1-1. What are Cookies?
Cookies refer to a text file that is saved to your device when you access a website. In this Policy, "Cookies", is used and construed as a general term that includes also electronic files saved by similar technologies (including web beacons, etc.) and other tracking technology.
Furthermore, on our websites, both first party Cookies (cookies that are set to your device by us directly) and third party Cookies are used.
1-2. Types of Cookies on Our Websites
The following three types of cookie are placed on our websites.
1-2-1. Cookies Essential for the Use of Our Websites
These Cookies are essential for us in order to use the functions of the website, such as moving between the pages and accessing to the secure pages. By refusing such Cookies, the website may not function as requested.
1-2-2. Cookies Intended for Measuring Effectiveness
These Cookies are used in order to collect information on how you use the website, such as the number of the visitors and the most frequently viewed pages. The information collected through these Cookies will be used to improve the performance of the website, including, for instance, making easier for you to find the information you need.
1-2-3. Cookies for Advertising and Public Relations
1-2-3-1. How to Stop Cookies Issued by Us and the Distribution of Advertising Using Them
We obtain the information, such as the following, through Cookies when you visit our websites. Such Cookies are saved for a maximum of three years.
- Information relating to the model identifier of the information communications terminal, such as the terminal ID
- Information relating to the OS of the information communications terminal and its internet connection
- IP address
- The URL you have visited and the time stamp relating to the date and time on which you have visited the URL
If you would like to stop the distribution of advertising that uses such Cookies, please deactivate (opt out) of the distribution in accordance with the procedures indicated below. After the deactivation, the distribution to the customer will stop. Please note, however, that regular banner advertisements and similar advertisements, that are distributed regardless of your attributes and behavioral information, will continue to be displayed. In addition, there may be cases where it is necessary to deactivate (opt-out) again when you have changed your browser, deleted your Cookies, or switched to a new PC or smart device.
1-2-3-2. How to Stop Cookies Issued by Third Parties and Distribution of Advertising Using Them
There may be cases where behavioral information is obtained and used through Cookies issued by partnering third parties, with the objective of the posting of advertising on our website by partnering third parties and the posting of advertisements for our services through such partners.
If you would like to deactivate the distribution of advertising through such third-party Cookies, please deactivate them via the website of the applicable company listed below.
Yahoo Security Policy
Silver Egg Technology
Recruit Communications Co., Ltd.
People Driven DMP
LogicAd (Social Media Networks)
LINE Ads Platform
Teads Japan K.K.
Unruly Group Limited
GMO AD Marketing Inc.
Gunosy Gunosy Inc.（Gunosy Network Ads）
cyber communications inc.
The Rubicon PROJECT,Inc.
AkaNe by GMO AD Marketing Inc.
Verizon Media Japan KK
1-3. Cross-Device Cookies and Their Use
Even in cases where you use our websites across multiple browsers and environments, in order for us to seamlessly provide the advertising considered to be appropriate for you, we may link various identifiers (including cookie ID, ADID/IDFA, IP address, etc.) to you. By doing this, we may check or make guess for matches of the different browsers or environments you use in order to deliver the appropriate advertising for you.
In addition, there may be cases where we also receive cross-device information from partnering third parties within the extent permitted under the applicable laws and regulations.
1-4. Cookies Management Method
For specific information on how to configure Cookies settings, check the help menu on your browser, etc., or visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/