What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of data collected by a website or service provider that are transferred to the hard drive of your pc or mobile device through your web browser. Their purpose is to gather information in order to personalise and improve your web experience.
You can find out more information on the different types of cookies we use on our website here.
How do cookies help customers?
Cookies do lots of different jobs like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences and enabling you to save items to your shopping basket. They are also the reason you are often shown “recently viewed” items on most shopping websites.
In short, by improving the website’s usability, they enable you to enjoy a superior shopping experience online.
How do cookies help online retailers?
Cookies help us to understand and save your preferences for future visits. We can monitor site traffic and see how our customers interact with our website. All this helps us to improve our site and offer customers a better experience when they visit us.
How can I change my cookie settings?
Full instructions for all browsers can be found at http://www.aboutcookies.org/default.aspx?page=1
What about security?
Please be reassured we don’t store personally identifiable information such as credit card details in cookies.
Cookies we use
“frontend"/"frontend_cid" - used to identify a customer’s session which is used for interactions with our E-Commerce platform.
"PHPSESSID" - used to identify a customer’s session which is used for interactions with our E-Commerce platform.
Session Cookies only last for the duration of your browsing session on the website. Your web browser would normally delete these when you close the browser.
Google Analytics Cookies:
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout