Cookies Applications Policy

Last updated: 16.09.2020

This Cookie Practices Policy, Kadooğlu Petrolcülük Taşımacılık Ticaret Sanayi İthalat İhracat A.Ş. (“Kadoil”) is valid for the website (“Kadoil Sites”).

Kadoil may use cookies on Kadoil Sites to improve your experience. The cookies used do not collect any information from your system and / or hard drive.

You are not identified by name and e-mail address on Kadoil Sites; however, the first time you enter, numbers and indexes are assigned.

What are cookies?

Cookies are a small piece of text sent to your browser by the website you visit on your computer or mobile device and help it remember information about your visit (for example, your preferred language and other settings). Thanks to cookies, you will have a better and personalized customer experience on your next visit. The purpose of using cookies is to provide convenience to the user visiting the website.

Cookie Types and Features

Types of Cookies

A. Temporary cookies:
Temporary cookies are only stored temporarily during the session and removed as soon as you close your browser.
Persistent cookies:
Persistent cookies remain on the computer / mobile device after closing the browser or application and are used to recognize you when we return to the website. A new cookie is installed until the persistent cookies expire and remain on your computer or mobile device.
Target / Advertising Cookies:
Advertising cookies are cookies installed by a third party during an application / website or usage visit. Advertising cookies are used to transmit some information about your visit to our site to a third party. Purposes of these cookies; display relevant and personalized advertisements; limit the number of advertisements shown; measuring the effectiveness of the advertising campaign; remembering your visit preferences.
D. Mandatory Cookies:
They are necessary and important cookies. It allows you to create a user account, log in and browse our website. Persistent cookies remain on your computer or mobile device after closing the browser or application and are used to recognize you when you return to our website.
Performance and analysis cookies:
These are cookies used for websites and applications in order to provide a better, faster and safer use to visitors. With this type of cookie, it is possible to improve and personalize the customer experience. The data obtained includes details such as the accessed pages, referrals, platform type of the person accessing, date / time information, search terms and other texts entered while using it.
F. Functionality cookies:
Functionality cookies are cookies used to facilitate your visit to the website and to improve your browsing experience. It allows you to remember certain settings, such as your preferred language, layout or color scheme.
H. Tracking cookies:
Tracking cookies are used to track the Internet browsing behavior of visitors and to collect data and information on their browsing behavior from the various websites they visit.

Cookie Types According to Usage Purposes

There are four types of cookies according to the purposes of use: Session Cookies, Performance Cookies, Functional Cookies and Advertising and Third Party Cookies.

Session Cookies:
These types of cookies are necessary for websites to function properly. These cookies enable the website to be visited and to benefit from its features. Session cookies are used to carry information between pages on the website and to eliminate the need to re-enter information.
Performance Cookies:
These cookies collect information about the frequency of visiting the pages, any relevant error messages, the time spent on the pages and the way the user uses the website. With this information, the performance of the website is increased.
Functional Cookies:
With these cookies, it is ensured that the options the user has made on the site are remembered, thus providing convenience to the user. With these cookies, advanced internet features are provided to users.
Advertising And Third Party Cookies:
Cookies belonging to third party suppliers are used for the use of some functions on websites.

What Types of Cookies Do We Use?

Kadoil uses Session Cookies, Performance Cookies, Functional Cookies and Advertising and Third Party Cookies on its Sites.

Cookies used on Kadoil Sites;

Cookie Type What does it do? Do these cookies collect your personal information / can they identify you?
Mandatory These cookies are necessary for Kadoil Sites to function properly, they enable you to navigate our sites and take advantage of the site features. An example would be remembering previous actions (eg text input) when returning to a page within the same session.

These cookies do not identify you.

If you do not accept these cookies, performance on the website or parts of the site may be affected.

Performance These cookies; It helps us understand how visitors interact with our website by providing information about the areas visited, time spent on the site, and problems encountered, such as error messages. This allows us to improve the performance of our website. These cookies do not identify you. All data are taken anonymously and put together.
Targeting / advertising These cookies are used to deliver content that is close to you and your interests. It can be used to serve targeted ads or to limit the number of times an ad is displayed to you. It also helps us measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns on Kadoil and non-Kadoil websites. We can use these cookies to remember the websites you visit and share this information with third parties, including advertisers and our own companies. Many types of these cookies can collect identifying information by tracking consumers by IP addresses. For detailed information about the information collected and how this information is used, see the Targeting / Advertising section above.

Kadoil uses the information collected through cookies in accordance with the Kadoil Privacy Policy.

By continuing to visit Kadoil Sites, you consent to cookies being placed on your device. If you do not want cookies to be placed on your device, you can refuse the use of cookies through your browser’s settings or options, or you should not use Kadoil Sites. In order to have the best experience on your website visit, we recommend that you do not refuse the use of cookies.

What do we use cookies for?

We use cookies to facilitate the use of Kadoil Sites and to better customize Kadoil Sites and our products in line with your interests and needs.

Cookies are also used to speed up your future activities and experiences on our sites. We also use cookies to help us gather anonymous and aggregated statistical data that enable us to understand how users use our sites, and to help us improve the structure and content of our sites.

Some pages you visit may receive information that can be shared with third parties that directly support our promotional activities and website developments using pixel tags (also called clear gifs). For example, website usage information about visitors to Kadoil Sites may be shared with our third party advertising agencies in order to ensure more effective visibility of banner advertisements on our websites.

How do we use third party cookies?

We work with some third party suppliers that make cookie settings on your device when you visit the Kadoil Sites so that they can offer you the services they provide. For detailed information about these cookies and how you can opt out of receiving these cookies, see the relevant sections below.

When you visit Kadoil Sites, you may receive cookies from third party websites or domains. Detailed information about these cookies may be available on the respective third party website.

How can you control or delete cookies?

In general, internet browsers are predefined to automatically accept cookies. Browsers can be set to block cookies or alert the user when a cookie is sent to the device.

Since managing cookies differs from browser to browser, you can look at the browser’s help menu for detailed information. For details about the deletion or blocking of cookies and general information about cookies, you can get information from

If you refuse persistent cookies or session cookies, you may continue to use the website, but you may not be able to access all functions of the website or your access may be limited.

To turn off cookies;
You can use the “Settings / Privacy / Content Settings / Turn off the use of cookies” option in your browser settings in Chrome. For more information: Cookies in Chrome (Open in new tab).
For Internet Explorer users: You can use the “Options / Internet Settings / Privacy / Settings” options. For more information: Cookies in Internet Explorer (Open in new tab).
For Firefox users: You can use the “Tools / Options’ / Privacy / Cookie acceptance method / Until Firefox is closed” options. For more information: Cookies in Mozilla Firefox