INFORMATION ABOUT OUR USE OF COOKIES

Information about our use of cookies 

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. 

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. 

We use the following cookies:  

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.  

  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.  

  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region). 

  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose. 

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below: 

 

Cookie 

Name 

Purpose 

More information 

Google Analytics 

_gat 

_ga 

These cookies are used to collect non-sensitive information about the people that visit our site 

Shopping Basket 

CART 

Persistent_shopping_cart 

These cookies are used to gather information about products in your cart. 

 

Site Session 

Frontend 

This cookie stores all the information about your current and previous visits, whether you are logged in or browsing the site as a guest, and also the shopping cart. 

 

Add This 

_autvc 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The _atuvc cookie is created and read by the AddThis social sharing site JavaScript on the client side in order to make sure the user sees the updated count if they share a page and return to it before our share count cache is updated. No data from that cookie is sent back to AddThis and removing it when disabling cookies would cause unexpected behavior for users. 

Customer 

CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS 

This cookie stores the Customer Segment ID. 

 

Customer 

CUSTOMER_RATES 

This cookie stores an encrypted version of customer data. 

 

Customer 

CUSTOMER_INFO 

This cookie stores an encrypted version of the customer group you belong to. 

 

Customer 

CUSTOMER_AUTH 

This cookie indicates if you are currently logged into the store. 

 

Customer 

CUSTOMER 

This cookie stores an encrypted version of your customer ID. 

 

Site Session 

VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS 

This cookie is used to allow us to remember what products you have viewed previously so that we can suggest items that may be useful to you. 

 

Site Session 

LAST_CATEGORY 

This cookie is used to remember what category you last visited. 

 

Site Session 

CATEGORY_INFO 

This cookie is used to track what options you have selected in the layered navigation on our category pages. This is to ensure that we do not forget what type of item you are looking for. 

 

Site Session 

Adminhtml 

This cookie helps keep login sessions from expiring. 

 

Site Session 

CACHED_FRONT_FORM_KEY 

This cookie records user preferences and online experiences. 

 

Site Session 

NEWMESSAGE 

This cookie indicates whether a new message has been received. 

 

Site Session 

RECENTLYCOMPARED 

This cookie is used to track information of products that have been recently compared. 

 

Site Session 

COMPARE 

This cookie is used to remember what items you have in the Compare Products list. 

 

[Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies]  

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.  

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 1 day.