Cookie Policy

This page has some general information about cookies, what we do with them and what cookies may be set when you visit our website. It also gives you information about how to reject or delete these or any other cookies should you wish to do so.

What are cookies?

“Cookies” are data files that most websites send to your computer while you are viewing the site. These files include information that allows a website to remember important information that will make your use of the site more efficient and useful to you. Websites use cookies for a variety of purposes. We use cookie technology and IP addresses to obtain non-personal information from our visitors so that we can improve the experience for future users.

How do we use cookies?

Visitors to our sites use different web browsers and different computers. To make your visits as easy as possible with the technology you use, we automatically keep track of the type of browser and operating system used by a visitor, and the domain name of the visitor’s Internet service provider. We also track the total number of visitors to our site in an aggregate form to allow us to update and improve our site; personally identifiable information is not extracted in this process. This data tells us if more visitors prefer certain features or areas to others, which helps us keep our site fresh and interesting to the majority of our visitors.

Different types of cookies used by us

The cookies used by us are based on the International Chamber of Commerce guide for cookie categories: Strictly Necessary, Performance, Functionality, and Targeting.

‘Strictly Necessary’ cookies let you move around the website and use essential features like secure areas, shopping baskets and online billing. These cookies don’t gather any information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you’ve been on the internet.

  • We do not use any Strictly Necessary cookies.

‘Performance’ cookies collect information about how you use our website e.g. which pages you visit, and if you experience any errors. These cookies don’t collect any information that could identify you – all the information collected is anonymous and is only used to help us improve how our website works, understand what interests our users and measure how effective our advertising is. We use performance cookies to:

  • Provide statistics on how our website is used

‘Functionality’ cookies are used to provide services or to remember settings to improve your visit.

  • We do not use any ‘Functionality’ cookies.

‘Targeting’ cookies are linked to services provided by third parties, such as ‘Like’ buttons and ‘Share’ buttons. The third party provides these services in return for recognising that you have visited our website. We use ‘Targeting’ cookies to:

  • Link to social networks like Facebook, who may subsequently use information about your visit to target advertising to you on other websites

What if you don´t want cookies?

If you don’t want cookies, you can set your computer to warn you each time a cookie is being sent or turn off all cookies through your browser (e.g., Internet Explorer or Firefox). Check your browser HELP menu to learn the correct way to change or update your cookies.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual.

We use these cookies

Cookie Name Category Description
Google Analytics Analytics or Performance cookies These cookies collect information about how visitors use our website and compile reports for us on activity on the website. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor.