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Cookie Policy

Cookies are tiny text files stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages. We use cookies to keep track of what you have in your basket, and to remember you when you return to our site.

 

Cookies do not in any way harm your computer. However, by allowing cookies you will be able to use all of the features on our website, plus your anonymous data helps us to develop and improve our website and your experience.

 

  • Session cookies - Essential for browsing and using our online shopping functions. Expire after a browser session so would not be stored longer term.
  • Persistent cookies - Help us show you relevant product using information about your preferences and choices stored in current or previous sessions
  • First party cookies - A first party cookie is placed on your computer by the website you have visited, the information collected by this cookie can only be read by this website and cannot be accessed or read by any other parties.
  • Third party cookies - A third party cookie is placed on your computer by a website other than the one you are visiting. These cookies are generally issued by affiliate companies and are in a standard format that makes the information collected readable by other websites.

Exempt Cookies

These cookes are essential for our site's operation

Cookie Name Purpose
 Country cookie   cookie.country   Discovers and stores the user's country 
 Session cookie   cookie.cfid  Stores information about the user's session 
 Session cookie  cookie.cftoken   Stores information about the user's session 
 User information   cookie.user  Stores information about the user's session 

Our Cookies

The cookies listed below are essential to help us improve your shopping experience.

Cookie Name Purpose
Google Analytics _utma These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
Google Analytics _utmb These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
Google Analytics _utmc These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
Google Analytics _utmz  These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
Core Metrics cmTPSet  Coremetrics uses cookies to collect data regarding the performance of our web sites and to continuously improve the user experience for our visitors.
Core Metrics CoreID6  Coremetrics uses cookies to collect data regarding the performance of our web sites and to continuously improve the user experience for our visitors.
Session Cookie _#sess Stores information about the users session
Traffic sources _#srchist  Stores the history of traffic sources the user has arrived to the site by
User identifier _#uid Stores a user identifier (only within a site), this allows us to recognise you when you visit the site
Visit definition _#vdf Stores visit definition, stores information about the number of visits etc.
  cookie.network  
  cookie.TT2_  
  cookie.adforce  
  cookie.scs_  
Extended product cookie.extended_range_popup Serves users with information on how our extended product range services work
Affiliate tracking cookie.buyatsettings This allows us to track visitors who have arrived at our site via the BuyAt/Affiliate Window service.

Removing Cookies

Please use the instructions below to remove cookies from your browser:

Internet Explorer 7.0+

 1. Click on 'Tools' in the menue bar

 2. Click on 'Options'

 3. Click on 'Privacy' tab on top secton

 4. Click on the 'Advanced' button

 5. Select 'Prompt' for both 'First party cookies' and 'Third Party Cookies'

 6. Click OK and close the screen

Safari

 1. Go to the Safari menu

 2. Click on Preferences

 3. Click the 'Security' tab

 4. Under 'Accept Cookies', set it to accept, reject, or selectively accept cookies

Google Chrome 8.0+

 1. Click on 'Tools Menu'

 2. Click on 'Options'

 3. Click on 'Under the Bonnet'

 4. Click on 'Cookie Setting' buttin and tick 'Block all third-party cookies without exception'

 5. Close the screen

Firefox 3.0+

 1. Click on 'Tools' in the menu bar

 2. Click on 'Options...'

 3. Click on 'Privacy’ Tab in the top section

 4. From the drop down box select ‘Use custom setting for history’

 5. Un -tick the box that says 'Accept Cookies From sites'

 6. Click OK and Close the screen.

Using 'Share' Tools

When you choose to 'share' content with your friends through social media networks like Facebook and Twitter, you may be sent cookies from these websites. 

We don't control the setting of these cookies, so please check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them. 

Social media tools on our website: 

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google Plus
  • YouTube

Find Out More

If you have a general query, please check our Help Centre, which may be able to provide your answer. If you have a more specific question about our Privacy Policy, please contact us.