What are Cookies?

Cookies are small files of unique letters and numbers that are sent to a device’s browser from a website when users visit and navigate the site. They allow a website to recognise a device when users revisit, recollect previous browsing history and any information provided to the site.

 

How do we use cookies?

We use cookies to optimise the functionality of our website and enhance the customer experience.

Functional cookies are used for the operation of the site. These include cookies that enable users to automatically log on, access previously visited pages and secure areas, such as shopping cart facilities, payments, browsing preferences, products and services

Traffic log cookies identify which pages are being used helping us analyse data about web page traffic. This allows us to conduct ongoing reviews, improvements and delivery of appropriate content, improving the website and tailoring it to customer needs.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better web site and we only use cookies for statistical analysis purposes. The data is then removed from the system when no longer required.

A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

 

Managing cookies 

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. However, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website and possibly the functionality of the site.

 

Third party cookies

Occasionally you may notice that there is content on our site from other websites (for example a video from YouTube), which we add from time to time to improve the user experience. As a result, you may be sent cookies from these other websites.

We only use selected 3rd party cookies but we do not control them. We suggest you check third-party websites for more information about the cookies they use and how you can manage them.

 

List of cookies we collect

The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.

 

COOKIE name

COOKIE Description

CART

The association with your shopping cart.

CATEGORY_INFO

Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.

COMPARE

The items that you have in the Compare Products list.

CURRENCY

Your preferred currency

CUSTOMER

An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.

CUSTOMER_AUTH

An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.

CUSTOMER_INFO

An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.

CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS

Stores the Customer Segment ID

EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE

A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.

FRONTEND

You sesssion ID on the server.

GUEST-VIEW

Allows guests to edit their orders.

LAST_CATEGORY

The last category you visited.

LAST_PRODUCT

The most recent product you have viewed.

NEWMESSAGE

Indicates whether a new message has been received.

NO_CACHE

Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.

PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART

A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.

POLL

The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.

POLLN

Information on what polls you have voted on.

RECENTLYCOMPARED

The items that you have recently compared.

STF

Information on products you have emailed to friends.

STORE

The store view or language you have selected.

USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE

Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.

VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS

The products that you have recently viewed.

WISHLIST

An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.

WISHLIST_CNT

The number of items in your Wishlist.