Cookies are small pieces of data used to store information on your computer (or other internet enabled devices, such as a smartphone or tablet) when you visit a website. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Site or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Site more useful to you. Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies.
Our Site uses various different types of cookies and similar technologies, each of which has a different function as set out below:
Functional cookies. These cookies enable the Site to recognize you every time you access it, so that you don’t have to type in your login details each time.
If you have added items to your basket and closed the session without completing your purchase, but have not removed the items from your basket, these cookies enable you to carry on shopping with the same basket the next time you visit the website within a reasonable period of time.
These cookies are not essential for the website to function, but they improve the website and the browsing experience.
Analytical cookies. These cookies are used for in order to carry out statistical analyses of how users use our website through their computers (number of pages visited during one visit, number of mouse clicks made on a page) or which features are the most popular with our users. In such events, we process the results of these analyses in an anonymous way and for statistics purposes only.
Preferences cookies. We use these cookies to remember your settings and preferences (language, currency).
Security cookies. We use these cookies to help identify and prevent security risks. For example, we may use these cookies to store your web-session information to prevent others from changing your password without your username and password.
Performance cookies. We use these cookies to collect information about how you interact with our services and to help us improve them. For example, we may use these cookies to determine if you have interacted with a certain page.
In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies (as Google Analytics) to report usage statistics of the Site, so we can continuously improve your experience on our Site.
Your browser probably lets you choose whether to accept browser cookies. But most web browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) are configured to automatically accept cookies. However, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings, including the disabling of cookies at any time. We wish to make you aware, however, that disabling technical/browsing cookies or functional cookies may prevent our website from functioning correctly and/or may not allow you to fully and effectively take advantage of the services we offer.
Last updated: July 22, 2018