Descartes Labs Cookie Policy

Effective Date: July 13, 2020
Descartes Labs, Inc. (“Descartes Labs,” “we”, “us” and “our”) is committed to transparency with respect to how we process personal information. This Cookie Policy (“Cookie Policy”) explains how Descartes Labs uses cookies and other similar technologies to automatically collect information about you when you use our Services. We encourage you to read the Cookie Policy so that you can understand what personal information we collect automatically and how we use this information.
This Cookie Policy is part of and supplements the information in our Privacy Policy located at (“Privacy Policy”). Terms that are capitalized but not defined in this Cookie Policy will have the meanings given to them in our Privacy Policy or our Terms of Service, which you can view here: (“Terms of Service”).
If you have any questions regarding this Cookie Policy, please contact Descartes Labs by email at
Cookies are small text files that are set by Descartes Labs or by third parties that provide content or features on our Services and are stored on your computer or mobile device.  You can find more information about cookies at:
In addition to cookies, we use other technologies that are similar in function to cookies, such as pixel tags, also called web beacons or single-pixel gifs, mobile device identifiers, and web storage used in desktop software or mobile devices.
We’ll use the term cookie throughout this Cookie Policy to cover all of these technologies.
Types of Cookies
Cookies can be described by who created and placed them and how long they last. Cookies are often identified by their types, which include the following:
Persistent cookies and session cookies
First party cookies and third-party cookies
Cookies collect different types of information depending on the type of cookie and its purpose.  Some examples of information that may be collected by cookies when you use our Services include:
We, or our service providers or agents acting on our behalf, use the following persistent and session cookies on our Services:
Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential because they enable our Services to work and cannot be disabled. Without these cookies, some Services cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information for marketing purposes. For example, these cookies are used to:
Functional Cookies: We use functional cookies to remember your choices so we can tailor our Services to provide you with enhanced features and personalized content. We do not use functional cookies for marketing purposes. While these cookies can be disabled, this may result in less functionality during your use of our Services. For example, we use these cookies to:
Performance or Analytics Cookies: These cookies help us understand how the Services are being accessed, used, or performing, such as the frequency and duration of use of the Services. These analytics cookies may collect information about the content you view, what websites you visit immediately prior to and after visiting our Services, and your system and geographic information. The information generated by these cookies will be transmitted to and stored by the applicable analytics services.  This category of cookies does not include cookies used for behavioral/targeted advertising.
One type of analytics cookie we use is Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google. For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: Please see the “Your Choices” section below for a link to opt out of Google Analytics.
For example, we may use analytics cookies to:
Advertising Cookies: These third-party cookies are used to deliver advertisements that are more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. Advertising cookies are usually placed by advertising networks that work with other organizations to deliver personalized experiences to you. These cookies are used to:
Descartes Labs may use social media plugins provided and operated by third parties, such as LinkedIn buttons, so that you can share content on our Services with other services. If you click on a social plugin or “share” button for a third-party social media site, the third party providing that plugin may collect your information, including information about your use of the Descartes Labs Services. The third parties may be able to link that information to other personal information they may hold about you. As stated in our Privacy Policy, Descartes Labs has no control over how these third parties make use of this information. We encourage you to read the applicable privacy policies for such third-party plugin providers or social media services to understand how your personal information may be used by them – and adjust your privacy settings accordingly.
You can exercise your preferences in relation to cookies served on our Services by taking the steps outlined below.
To learn more about how to manage cookies and opt-out of cookies being placed on your device, please visit
Browser Settings
In order to manage your cookie preferences, you may alter the cookie settings in your browser settings at any time. You may accept all, or certain, cookies. If you do disable cookies in your browser settings, you may find that certain sections of the Services will not work.
Preferences Tools
There are several services available that can assist you with managing your cookie preferences, including industry groups, standards associations and tools provided by the cookie providers and social media sites. Please note that Descartes Labs has no affiliation with, and is not responsible for, the below third-party websites.
Descartes Labs reserves the right to amend this Cookie Policy at any time.  If we update the Cookie Policy, we will revise the “effective date” above and post a link to the new Cookie Policy on our website, unless otherwise required by applicable law. You are advised to review this Cookie Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Cookie Policy are effective when they are posted on this page. Whenever we make any material changes to this Cookie Policy, we will provide you with notice, such as by posting a notice on our website or sending a message to the most recent email address that we have on file for you.
If you have questions about this Cookie Policy, please contact us at