Use of Cookies, Web Beacons and Other Technologies


"Cookies" are small packets of information that web servers transmit to visitors' or users' browsers for the effective operation of the Internet. Toshiba Tec may use cookies to customize or personalize websites in order to better meet individual expectations or requirements, and to improve the contents of its websites or the types of services it provides. Browsers can be set to refuse cookies or to provide a warning whenever cookies are being received. However, computers that are set to refuse cookies may not be able to make use of such functions as site personalization.

Web beacon

"Web beacon" or "Clear GIF" is a technology to monitor users’ or visitors’ visits to certain pages or access to certain contents from their computers to collect website usage statistics through cookies.

Toshiba Tec may use web beacon and script technologies along with IP addresses on its website in order to collect and analyze visitors’ or users’ browsing history and usage of websites, as well as use such data in conjunction with personal information such as e-mail addresses obtained under their consent for the following purposes.

However, Toshiba Tec guarantees that no personal information, which can identify individuals, including names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses, will be obtained without consent.

  • To obtain statistical information to improve websites
  • To provide appropriate information to customers
  • To provide information, such as on the introduction of service/sales activities
  • To deliver advertising or carry out sales promotions

Users or visitors, who do not wish to have their browsing history collected, have information provided or advertising delivered through the web beacons, can disable JavaScript in their browsers to cancel this function. The settings may vary depending on the browser. To change the JavaScript settings, please check the "help" menu in your browser. If JavaScript is disabled, please note that all or some of the services provided on the applicable website of Toshiba Tec may not be available.

Use of Google Analytics™

Toshiba Tec uses Google Analytics on its website in order to improve websites. Google Analytics uses cookies to collect, record and analyze visits to the Toshiba Tec website, and it manages the data. Toshiba Tec then receives data to assess visits to its website. However, Toshiba Tec guarantees that no personal information will be obtained from its website. The methods Google uses to collect and use access information are defined in the Google Analytics Terms of Service and Google Privacy Policy. For more information on Google Analytics, please refer to the following: another window

(Google Analytics™ is a trademark of Google Inc.)