Cookies policy

The aim of our Cookies Policy is to inform you clearly and comprehensively about the workings and purpose of the cookies used on our website (hereinafter the "Website"). By visiting the Website, you accept this Cookies Policy, regardless of how you access or use it. By accepting this Cookies Policy, you expressly provide consent for cookies and similar technologies being set on your computer/device. If you would like more information on cookies and similar technologies, please send an e-mail to that effect to:

1. Cookies and Similar Technologies
Cookies and similar technologies are small data files downloaded to your terminal/device (computer or other devices) in order to store data which can be updated and retrieved by the entity responsible for its installation. We use the term "cookies" to refer to all technologies that we may use. When you interact with our Website, messages or advertisements, Charmenko Muzik Organizasyon A.S. ("Charmenko" or "Company") and/or authorized service providers of Charmenko may place cookies to your device in order to obtain information for the main purposes outlined under "Purposes" section below. We treat information collected by cookies as non-personal information. However, to the extent that internet protocol (IP) addresses or similar identifiers are considered personal information under Turkish law, we also treat these identifiers as personal information.

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2. Purpose
Cookies may collect information about your visits to our Website, their frequency and duration, the pages viewed and the time you have spent on our Website. Please note that we may use cookies in order to:

  • identify problems to improve our Website,
  • facilitate your browsing on our Website,
  • provide you with a better experience when using it,
  • distinguish you from other users, and
  • obtain more information about your preferences and customize our services and Website to suit your interests.

3. Types of Cookies
Our Website uses our own and third party cookies for various purposes, including:
a) Our own cookies These are set on your device in order to improve the functioning of the Website and operated exclusively by us or our authorized service providers. These cookies remain on your browser, enabling us to identify you as a returning user of the Website, monitor the user's session, remember cookie settings, recognize the user when performing identification procedures, and customize content according to your preferences (customization cookies).
b) Third party cookies Third party cookies are those established by a domain other than our Website. On our Website, we use two types of third party cookies:
Technical cookies: These enable you to browse the Website and use the services available therein, such as monitoring data communications, making a purchase, storing content and sharing content via social networks.
Analytical cookies: We use Google Analytics4, a Google web analytics tool that tells us about how users interact with our Website. It also enables cookies in the domain of the site the user is browsing, and is used to collect information anonymously and to report on the Website trends without identifying individual users. You can find more information about Google Analytics cookies and how they work within the Website at

4. Consent
By visiting our Website, you expressly consent to the use of cookies mentioned above, under the conditions set out in this Cookies Policy. Please note that since cookies are not required for using our Website, you can block, disable or delete them using your browser settings. The links for the various browsers giving information about cookies are as follows:
If you block or disable them, you can still use our Website, although the use of some services may be limited and the experience on our Website will therefore be less satisfactory.

5. Updates
We may revise this Policy from time to time. The most current version of this Policy will always be at the Website. By continuing to access or use the Website after changes being made, you agree to be bound by the revised Cookies Policy. We recommend you review this Policy whenever you visit our Website in order to keep properly informed about changes to it.