Cookies Notice for Caterpillar Digital Marketplace

Caterpillar Inc. is committed to providing customers, dealers, and suppliers with the best value products and services in the field and online. We've asked for your personal identity information, so we want you to know how it will be used. By registering with or contacting us through Caterpillar's family of corporate web sites, you agree that any information or comments you provide may be shared between Caterpillar, its affiliated companies and dealers, and used without restriction to process customer orders and improve or market our products and services. We will not sell or rent your information to any third party, and will exercise reasonable efforts to keep the information secure. Caterpillar Inc. recognizes and respects your online privacy.


When you visit our websites we may send you a cookie. A cookie stores a small data file on your computer. This file enables us to recognize you each time you visit us. Cookies help us in many ways, for example, by saving your region and language preference and for purposes of collecting non-personal data.

Caterpillar web security cookies (if the user has a Caterpillar web security ID) are not used to collect personal information on this web site.

Non-Personal Data

We may use cookies to:

  • Count the number of times you visit our sites
  • Compile anonymous statistics on website use
  • Gather information on the type of Internet Browser and operating systems used

This website, like most websites, stores information in small data files called cookies on your computer.  These cookies are used by this website in several ways including enabling certain features, remembering choices that you make, improving the efficiency of the site, and to provide to us information about how people use the site so that we can improve it.  This website’s cookies will either be deleted or not deleted automatically when you close your browser depending upon the need to retain the information in the cookie between your visits to this website.  If you do not allow this website to use cookies, then certain features or sections of the site may not be available to you or may not function as expected.  Cookies can also be removed or blocked by following the help directions in your browser.

The table below explains the cookies that we use on this site and why.


1. Strictly Necessary Cookies

These Cookies are Necessary for the website to function. These Include actions such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling out forms. 

Name Party Setting Duration  Description
Cookie Acceptance cookie-agreed This cookie is persistent and remains on your computer after you close your browser. This cookie is used to record if you have accepted the use of cookies on this website.
Logon Account cat-b2c-checksso This is a session cookie and is deleted when you close your browser. This cookie is optional one.  This is used to save information about the account used to log onto this website.  This can also save you the time and effort from logging into other related sites when you visit those sites during the same browsing session.


2. Targeting Cookies

These cookies are set through our sites by advertising partners. They may be used by these companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant ads on other sites. They work by uniquely identifying your browser and device.

Name Party Setting Duration Description
Google Analytics _utma
GOOGLE PRIVACY POLICY These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use this site. These cookies collect information in an anonymous form.  This includes the number of visitors to the site, where visitors came from, and the pages they visited on this site.  We use this information to help us to improve this site.
_utmc is a session cookie and is deleted when you close your browser.
_utma, _utmb and _utmz are persistent cookies and remain on your computer after you close your browser.
_ga, _gid are used to distinguish users.
_dc_gtm: used to help identify the visitors by either age, gender, or interests by DoubleClick - Google Tag Manager.



Caterpillar Web sites contain links to other Web sites. Caterpillar is not liable for the privacy practices or the content of other Web sites.


Individual forms have their own data privacy statements. Please be sure to check these privacy statements before submitting the form.