A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer (or other electronic device) when you access our website. We use on this website to:
- keep track of the items stored in your shopping basket and take you through the checkout process;
- recognise you whenever you visit this website (this speeds up your access to the website as you do not have to log in each time);
- obtain information about your preferences, online movements and use of the internet;
- carry out research and statistical analysis to help improve our content, products and services and to help us better understand our visitor AND/OR customer requirements and interests;
- target our marketing and advertising campaigns more effectively by providing interest-based advertisements that are personalised to your interests; and
- make your online experience more efficient and enjoyable.
We work with third party suppliers who may also set cookies on our website, for example Google. These third party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they set on our site. If you want further information please go to the website for the relevant third party. You will find additional information in the table below.
Description of Cookies
The sections below provides more information about the cookies we use and why:
The names of the cookies used by google analytics are _ga, _gid and _gat.
We use a secure session cookie to allow you to add products to a shopping cart in order to purchase goods from us.
The name of the cookie used for the shopping cart is sid.
We use a secure session cookie to allow you to log in to your account and access goods purchased from us.
The name of the cookie used for your account is aid.
How to Turn Off Cookies
If you do not want to accept cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of this website. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to the Information Commissioner's webpage on cookies.