What are Cookies?
Cookies are small files which are stored on a user's computer. They are designed to hold a small amount of data specific to a particular user and website and can be accessed either by the server upon which a website is hosted or by the users internet browser.
What cookies does our website use?
Google Analytics Cookies
To monitor website traffic and content usage behaviour we employ Google Analytics (GA) which sets the following cookies.
After one minute
All of these cookies are used to collect information about how visitors arrived at our websites, how they use our websites and their content, how they leave our website and what products they buy. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our customer experience while browsing and interacting with our content and products.
The data collected is in an anonymous form meaning that you cannot be identified by us through the GA system or any of the cookies that it uses.
Our website also set the following cookies. A purpose is stated for each one.
After one year
Used to suppress our cookies notification once cookies have been accepted.
After closing the browser or 30 min after leaving our website.
Used to link the user to their basket.
How to prevent cookies on our websites
There are a variety of ways that you can either disable cookies on your browser either on a site-by-site basis or completely:
Many modern browsers have a preference setting which allows you to send a 'Do Not Track' request with your browsing traffic which, if enabled, will be respected by our website.
Changes to this cookies policy
This cookies policy may change from time to time in line with legislation or industry developments. We will not explicitly inform our clients or website users of these changes. Instead, we recommend that you check this page occasionally for any policy changes.