What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. They are stored on your device when the website loads in your browser. These cookies help us to make the website work properly, to make it more secure, to provide a better user experience and to understand how the website works and to analyse what works and what needs to be improved.
Like most online services, our website uses first-party and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. First-party cookies are, for the most part, necessary for the website to function properly, and do not collect any personally identifiable data.
Third-party cookies used on our website primarily serve to understand how the website works, how you interact with it, maintain the security of our services, deliver advertisements that are relevant to you, and ultimately provide you with an enhanced user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.
What types of cookies do we use?
Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log in to your account and add products to your basket and checkout securely.
Statistics: These cookies store information such as the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the origin of the visit and so on. This data helps us to understand and analyse the performance of the website and areas for improvement.
Marketing: Our website displays advertisements. These cookies are used to personalise the adverts we show you so that they are meaningful to you. These cookies also help us to track the effectiveness of these advertising campaigns.
The information stored in these cookies may also be used by third-party advertising vendors to show you ads on other websites in your browser as well.
Functional: These are cookies that support certain non-essential functionalities of our website. These functionalities include embedding content such as videos or sharing website content on social media platforms.
Preferences: These cookies help us store your browsing settings and preferences, such as language preferences, so that you have a better and more efficient experience on future visits to the website.
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How can I control my cookie preferences?
In addition, different browsers offer different methods of blocking and deleting cookies used by websites. You can change your browser settings to block or delete cookies. To learn more about how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.