COOKIES AND HOW THEY BENEFIT YOU
Our cookies help us:
Make our website work as you’d expect
Save you having to login every time you visit the site
Remember your settings during and between visits
Improve the speed/security of the site
Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
Pass data to advertising networks
Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
Pay sales commissions
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.
ANONYMOUS VISITOR STATISTICS COOKIES
We use the Google Analytics tool to collect visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called “analytics” programs also tell us if , on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before helping us to put more money into developing our services for you instead of marketing spend.
MORE ABOUT OUR COOKIES
WEBSITE FUNCTION COOKIES – OUR OWN COOKIES
• Making our shopping basket and checkout work
• Determining if you are logged in or not
• Remembering if you have accepted our terms and conditions
• Tailoring content to your needs
There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.
THIRD PARTY FUNCTIONS
• Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties
TURNING COOKIES OFF
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies. Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.
For more information, about cookies in general or if you would like to know how to disable cookies on the website, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.