What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer, smartphone or other device when you access our Site, to store information if your browser allows it. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. Cookies enable a site to remember bits of information between pages or visits. Cookies may be set by the Site that you are visiting (known as “first party cookies”), or by third parties, such as those which serve content or provide advertising or analytics services on the Site (known as “third party cookies”).
How are Cookies are stored over time?
There are various types of cookies used on our Site. Session cookies are temporary cookies and only exist during such time you use the Site or, when you close your web browser. Persistent cookies remain on your device after you have visited the website. Some cookies are necessary for technical reasons; such as to enable a personalised experience for visitors and registered users or to allow the display of advertising from selected third-party networks.
What cookies do we use and how do we use them?
We use the following types of cookies:
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These are cookies that are strictly necessary for the operation of the Site. Without these cookies, this Site would not work properly. They are usually set in response to actions made by you which amount to request for services. The strictly necessary cookies allow you to navigate our Site, such as by registering an account on our Site, logging in to use your account, placing orders, submitting forms, display the correct page for the device you are using, verify your details when you make an order and these cookies also allow us to process payment for an order.
These are cookies that allow us to count the number of visits on our Site which helps us to improve the functionality of the Site. Functional cookies may allow us to serve you content tailored to your interests, since these cookies help us know which pages are visited the most and indicate how the user navigates around the Site.
These are performance cookies that place small text files, known as session cookies on your device to collect information about the visitors on our Site. We use this information to compile reports and help us improve the Site and our services. These cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors on the Site, where they are coming from, time of visit and the pages visited. Other information may include, accessing device language and the operating system. This information is transmitted and stored by Google.
You may opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics by installing the browser plugin available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Website Optimisation Tools
We use Website Optimisation tools for various technical and marketing techniques including optimisation of our technical performances, engagement with visitors and the acquirement of traffic. We also use Website Optimisation tools in order to improve your experience on our Site.
We use conversion tracking in order to help us understand how many people purchase products as a result of one of our adverts and which allows us to target adverts to your previously specified interests. These interests are based on the particular pages that you have visited on our Site.
How to Control and Delete Cookies
Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies and similar technologies, but you can reset your browser settings to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. For further information above how to do so, please refer to your browser ‘help’/’tool’ or edit section. However, please note that alteration of such settings may affect the functionality of our Site.
Please note that to opt out of these cookies you will need to change your browsing settings. If you choose to block or restrict these cookies, some parts of our Site will not function properly and any preferences you may have will be lost.
For more information on how to control your cookie and browser settings, or how to delete cookies on your hard drive, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org. However, please be aware that some parts of the Site may not work as intended or may not work at all without cookies.
Last Updated: 18th May 2020