WHAT ARE COOKIES AND WHAT DO THEY DO?
A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a website, a computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies.
Information gathered through cookies may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed and the time spent at our Website.
For further details on cookies, please visit All About Cookies where you can find comprehensive information on cookies and similar technologies.
WHAT HAPPENS IF I BLOCK COOKIES?
In order to use certain services offered through our Website, your web browser must accept cookies. If you choose to withhold consent, or subsequently block cookies, some aspects of the Website may not work properly and you may not be able to access all or part of our Website.
Strictly Necessary Cookies:
We use “analytics” cookies which, in conjunction with our web server’s log files, allow us to calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our Website and which parts of our Website are most popular. This helps us gather feedback so that we can improve our Website and better serve our users. We do not generally store any personal information that you provide to us in a cookie.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which they are used in the table below:
|shopGuid||This cookie is necessary for you to use our shopping basket function on the Website when purchasing goods by remembering what you have chosen to put into your shopping basket. |
|ASP.NET_SessionId||This cookie is used by ASPNET to uniquely identify your session on our Website and relates your unique session to server side data.|
|ASPSESSIONIDSQADTAAS||This cookie is also used by ASPNET to uniquely identify your session on our Website and relates your unique session to server side data.|
|Google Analytics |
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|These cookies enable us to store information such as the time you visit our Website, whether you have visited before and the website that you visited prior to visiting our Website. For further information about Google Analytics please see: http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html|
|_qca||This cookie is used for marketing purposes so that we can place appropriate banners that you might be interested in, on other websites. |
|This cookie is also used for marketing purposes so that we can place appropriate banners that you might be interested in, on other websites.|
Most of our cookies expire within 30 days, although our analytics cookies may persist for 2 years.