Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy describes how Bestlink Inc. located at Shinjuku i-Land Tower 5F, 6-5-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 163-1305, Japan ("Vision","our", "we" or "us") uses cookies and similar technologies to collect and store information when you visit our website ( For additional information on ourprivacy practices, please visit our Privacy Policy.

What are Cookies?

When you visit ourwebsites, open oure-mails, or view ourservices online, Vision or an authorized third party may send you a cookie. Cookies are small text files that may be placed on your device, i.e., in your browser directory. When a website is accessed, a cookie that is placed on a device will send information to the party that has placed the cookie. Cookies are extremely common and used on a number of websites. Each cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the "lifetime" of the cookie, and a value (usually a unique number). For a more thorough explanation of what cookies are and how they operate, please visit

Why are Cookies useful?

Cookies allow a website owner to do useful things; for example, a cookie would permit a website owner to find out whether a computer (and probably its user) has visited the site previously. In general, the purpose of cookies is to improve the performance of the website and the user’s experience in using that website. Cookies help to make a website work more efficient, enable extra functionality, and provide website owners with additional information about your visit to a website. Cookies also allow a website owner to track overall site usage and determine areas that users prefer. Cookies help make the user’s visit to a website easier by recognizing the user upon return and providing a customized experience.

First Party and Third Party Cookies

Ourwebsites may place first party cookies and allow third parties to place cookies on your device. The difference between a first party cookie and a third party cookie relates to the control of the party who serves the cookie. First party cookies are cookies that are specific to the website that created them. Their use enables usto operate an efficient service and to track the patterns of behavior of visitors to the website. Third party cookies, on the other hand, are placed on your device by a third party (i.e., not by Vision). While wemay allow third parties access to the website to place these cookies on users’ devices, wedo not retain control over the information supplied by the cookies, nor do weretain access to that data. This information is controlled wholly by that third party in accordance with their respective privacy policy.

Session and Persistent Cookies

Ourwebsites may place session and persistent cookies on your device. Whereas the difference between a first party and third party cookie relates to the party controlling the initial placement of the cookie on your device, the difference between a session and a persistent cookie relates to the length of time the cookie lasts. Session cookies are cookies that typically last for as long as you are using your browser, or browser session. When you end your browser session, the cookie expires. Persistent cookies, as the name implies, are persistent and will last after you close your browser. This allows for quicker and often more convenient access to our website.

Linking of Cookie data with other data

Information gathered through usage of a cookie is not linked to any direct personal identifiers (e.g., your name or e-mail address), unless you become a customer of Vision. Once you submit personal data on ourwebsites (e.g., by signing up to receive information from us) wemay link such personal data with cookies or other data that are associated with your visit(s) to ourwebsites. Before wedo so, wewill notify you of this fact and seek your consent or grant you a right to object, if required by applicable law.

Cookies used on our websites

The following table lists the cookies that weuse on ourwebsites.

Name File(s) Explanation Lifespan Opt out
Google Analytics cookies: __utm* Our websites use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the USA. Before the transfer this information will be anonymized by removing the last octet of your IP address. Google will process this information on our behalf for the purpose of evaluating your use of the websites, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not link your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.
Information collected by Vision through use of these cookies include: number of visitors, referring URLs, and pages visited.
For further information, please see:
Visit the page describing Google Analytics' use of cookies.
Visit Google's Privacy Overview for Google Analytics.
Expires 2 years from set date he collection of your usage data (including your IP-address) and the processing of the data by Google by downloading and installing the add-on for your current web browser from the following link:
cookies: _ga Expires 2 years from set date
cookies: _gat Expires 10 minutes from set time
Adobe Analytics Adobe Inc. (“Adobe”). Adobe Analytics uses cookies to analyze your use of the website. The information generated by cookies is generally transferred to Adobe servers in the EU and stored there. Data is only transferred to countries outside of the EEA in exceptional cases. IP anonymization has been activated on this website, which means that Adobe anonymizes your IP address in an EU member state by abbreviating it.

Adobe will use this information to analyze your website activity and to draw up reports for us regarding general use of the website as well as to provide further services with regard to website and Internet usage.

The IP address transferred by your browser as part of Adobe Analytics is not integrated with other Adobe data.

You can prevent cookies from being stored by adjusting the settings of your browser software accordingly. If you do this, you may not be able to use all the functionality of this website. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by cookies (including your IP address) and its processing by Adobe by following the instructions on the following Adobe webpage:
Expires 25 months from set date

Disabling, Deleting, or Opting-Out of Cookies

If you do not want to have cookies placed on your device by third parties, many of them offer ways to opt-out. Where possible, we have provided a link in the table above that explains how to opt-out of that third party serving you cookies.

In addition, most web browsers allow at least some control of most cookies through browser settings. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser to decline cookies. You may also delete existing cookies through your browser. Please visit the following websites to learn more (depending on the browser you use): Firefox , Internet Explorer , Google Chrome and Safari .

However, please note that if you disable cookies, you may not be able to use the full functionality of our websites. In particular, you may have limited access to some areas or be transitioned to a different experience.

You may also disable JavaScript at any time. Please remember: some features of our websites may not function properly unless cookies and JavaScript are enabled, and some areas of our websites may not function at all.

Targeting and Advertising Cookies

These Cookies are used to deliver advertisements more relevant to you and your interests. Wealso use them to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of ourdigital advertising campaigns. They are placed by third party adver-tising networks on ourbehalf and with ourpermission. They remember that you have visited on oursite and this is shared with other organizations such as media owners.

Cookie Provider Cookie Name Purpose
Facebook datrc fr
Uses a unique ID to make sure that any advertising you see from us on Facebook, is relevant and personalized.
Youtube SID
Uses a unique ID to make sure that any advertising you see from us on You Tube is relevant and personalized.
Twitter auth_token
Uses a unique ID to make sure that any advertising you see from us on Twitter is relevant and personalized.
Google _ga
Used for serving relevant and personalized advertising to you after you have visited our site.

Social Plugins from Social Networks

Ourwebsite uses social plugins from various social networks, for example Facebook and Google+, Twitter and Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Facebook is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.
Follow this link for an overview of the Facebook plugins and their appearance:

Google+ and YouTube are operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Follow this link for an overview of the Google plugins and their appearance:

Twitter is operated by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market St, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA.
Follow this link for an overview of the Twitter buttons and their appearance:

Instagram is operated by Instagram LLC., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA.
Follow this link for an overview of the Instagram buttons and their appearance:

LinkedIn is operated by LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Follow this link for an overview of the LinkedIn plugins and their appearance:

Pinterest is operated by Pinterest Inc., 808 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
Follow this link for an overview of the Pinterest plugins and their appearance:

Wemay use social plugins from other social networks at any time by making reference to the respective operator on this website.

When you visit one of our websites with integrated social plugins, your browser establishes a direct connection with the servers of the respective social network.

The plugin content is transferred directly to your browser by the respective provider and inte-grated into the page. By integrating the plugins, the providers are informed that your browser has visited the corresponding page of ourwebsite, even if you do not have a profile or have not yet logged in. This information (including your IP address) is transferred by your browser directly to a server belonging to the respective provider in the USA and stored there. If you are logged into a social network while visiting our website, the social network adds this in-formation to your profile. If you interact with plugins, for example by pressing the “like”, “+1”, “tweet” or “Instagram” buttons, the corresponding information is transferred directly to one of the provider’s servers and stored there. The information is also published on the social network, on your Twitter and/or Instagram account and displayed to your contacts there. If you would prefer that such a data transfer does not take place, log out of your social networks before you visit our website. You can also completely prevent plugins from loading using add-ons for your browser, e.g. using the script blocker “NoScript” (

For more information regarding the collection, use and disclosure of data by social networks, regarding your rights and options for protecting your personal data, please read the privacy policies of the respective networks:








Contact us

For further information on ouruse of cookies and similar technologies, please contact us:

Bestlink Inc.
Shinjuku i-Land Tower 5F, 6-5-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 163-1305, Japan

e-mail: [email protected]