Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

How do we use cookies?

Our shopping basket uses cookies to track items that you’ve placed in your shopping basket as you move around our website. If you log-in to your account, cookies are used to customise your visit with information that you’ve previously provided to us, such as your user name and any products that you’ve marked as being favourites.

We utilise services from third parties such as Google who provide marketing and conversion tracking information to us, achieved through the use of cookies.

AdWords Remarketing is a Remarketing and Behavioral Targeting service provided by Google. It connects customer activity on with the Adwords advertising network and the Doubleclick Cookie. You can opt-out of this type of cookie tracking here:

We also use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

Can I refuse to accept cookies?

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

The Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to set the browser to notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies completely. You can also disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the settings in the add-on or visiting the website of the manufacturer.