1. what is a cookie?
A cookie is simply a small text file which a website may send to your computer to store. It can be thought of as an identification card which helps to identify you to a website when you return. At no point do our cookies or those of our third parties store your personal payment information. Cookies play an essential role in making the interaction between customer and website a smoother, faster process.
2. what sort of cookies do we use?
- essential cookies: Certain cookies are essential for the operation and functionality of our website. For example, cookies are set to enable us to correctly process customer activity such as orders, catalogue requests, email subscriptions and registrations. Cookies also enable the use of the site search and navigation tools on our website.
- performance cookies: Other cookies are used to help us monitor the performance of our website. This enables us to identify and resolve any problems and therefore provide a better online shopping experience.
- third party cookies: We have relationships with carefully selected and monitored suppliers, such as Google Analytics, who may also set cookies during your visit. These cookies are used by us to monitor our website traffic and performance, and also for remarketing purposes. None of our third parties collect any personal data from which they would be able to identify individual customers.
3. disabling cookies
It is possible to opt out of cookies by disabling them via your browser’s cookie settings, but this may result in some parts of our website not functioning properly. For the most recent information on disabling cookies, please search the web using your preferred search engine.