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Cookie Policy

INFORMATION ABOUT OUR USE OF COOKIES

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Name Purpose More information
Necessary wc_cart_hash_#, wc_fragments_# Required for the shopping cart to function
Necessary HOWND Session Cookie
Functional uid Unique user ID that recognizes the user on returning visits
Analytical _ga, _gat, _gid, collect Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Google Analytics is Google’s free web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how their visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics collect information anonymously, and it reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. Google Analytics uses it’s own set of cookies to track visitor interactions. These cookies are used to store information, such as what time the current visit occured, whether the visitor has been to the site before, and what site referred the visitor to the web page. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so they can improve their website and how people find it. A different set of cookies is used for each website, and visitors are not tracked across multiple sites.
Targeting ads/ga-audiences, ads/user-lists/# Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor’s online behaviour across websites.
Targeting fr, tr Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers.
Targeting IDE Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
Targeting test_cookie Used to check if the user’s browser supports cookies.
Unclassified mailchimp_landing_site, pixel.gif, tk_lr, tk_or, tk_r3d, tk_tc Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 30 days.

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