What are Cookies
How to manage Cookies
You can choose to restrict or block cookies by altering the settings in your web browser (Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari etc.) All browsers are slightly different, so consult your browser’s Help section to find out how to do this.
Further information about cookies and how to control them is also available at www.aboutcookies.org and www.aboutcookies.org However, if you do decide to block cookies you will find that some functions of our website will not work properly.
Types of cookies that we use
Our website uses a number of different types of cookie. Some of these are first-party (i.e. set directly by our website) and some may be third-party, e.g. set by Facebook if you click on a Facebook share button.
1. Strictly necessary cookies
These are necessary for the functioning of the main features of the website, in particular the online ordering. These include, for example, identifying the current session on the webserver and storing the settings, allowing you to login to the website and allowing you to add items to the shopping cart.
2. Functional cookies
Functional cookies allow our website to remember choices you make and any customisations you make to pages on our website during your visit, e.g. enabling the product comparison feature.
3. Performance and analytics cookies
These cookies help us understand how people use our website. They collect information such as which pages on our website visitors go to most often, which features they use, and how they arrived at our website. We use this information to improve our website and provide a better user experience.
The cookies that we use last for different lengths of time depending on their purpose:
Session cookies are temporary cookies and are only stored until you leave the website or when you close your web browser.
Persistent cookies last for a fixed period of time, defined within the cookie, and allow our website to recognise the device again if you return to the website on the same device.
This policy was last updated on 24 May 2018