Offset Cookie Statement

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The Offset website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website, provide certain user functionality of our website and also allow us to improve our site.

A cookie is a small file of written by a website and stored locally within the web browser or file system on your computer or mobile device. We use the following types of cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies

    These are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, save images into a lightbox, use a shopping cart, and access account information.

  • Functionality cookies

    These are used to recognize you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name, remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or country), and to allow you to have a interactive chat with a support representative.

  • Analytical/performance/testing cookies

    These allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring users are finding what they are looking for easily. These allow us to provide you with a consistent experience as we test different versions of features and functionality.

You may block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.

You can find more about online behavioral advertising and opting-out from advertising and tracking cookies by visiting (if you are located in the EU) or (outside of the EU).

If you have any other questions or concerns about our use of cookies, personalization and technologies, please contact us at

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Type Offset Cookie Name or Supplier Purpose
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  • _gid
  • _dc_gtm_UA-37443539-1
These cookies are essential for our site to:
  • Estimate our audience size and usage pattern and understand how visitors interact with our site to determine which parts of the site are the most widely used.
Site Functionality
  • ajs_anonymous_id
  • ajs_group_id
  • ajs_user_id
  • did
  • __ssid
  • eu_cookie
These cookies are essential for our site to:
  • Store information about your preferences (such as language), and allow us to customize our site and provide you with offers targeted towards your individual interests.
  • Recognize you when you return to our site.
  • Allow you to use our site in a way that makes your browsing experience more convenient, for example, by allowing you to store items in an electronic shopping basket between visits. If you register with us, we will use cookies to remember your details during your current visit, and any future visits provided the cookie was not deleted in the interim.

We also work with third parties who provide services we use in promoting and maintain our website. Some of these allow us to test and ensure that our website is performing well. Others measure the impact and performance of our advertising. And others allow us to track referrals from our affiliates.

Please read our partners' privacy policies (linked below) to ensure that you're comfortable with how they use cookies. We've also provided links to opt out of their services, if you'd like.

Akamai Akamai helps us to deliver media content to you.
Akamai Privacy Statement
Amazon Amazon provides services that help us deliver our websites and advertise on other websites.
Amazon Privacy Notice
Amazon Advertising Preferences
Google Offset uses Google Analytics and Google Signals to evaluate use of our website and services and compile a report for us, as well as to help target our own advertisements on third party sites to visitors to our websites.
Opt-out of Google Analytics cookies
LinkedIn These tracking technologies help us understand the performance of advertising that we place on LinkedIn.
LinkedIn Privacy Policy
LinkedIn Unsubscribe
New Relic We use New Relic to monitor the performance of our website and mobile applications.
New Relic Privacy Policy
Oracle Marketing Cloud We use Oracle Marketing Cloud to send email to our customers and to measure its performance.
Oracle Marketing Cloud & Oracle Data Cloud Privacy Policy
Oracle Online Marketing Information Opt-Out
Pingdom Pingdom helps us to monitor the availability of our websites.
Pingdom Cookie Notice
Pingdom Privacy Policy