Cookie Policy

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 Type Duration Description
viewed_cookie_policy Cookie Law 1 year Is being set when you close the cookie banner
wc_session_cookie WooCommerce 2 days Contains a unique id to support functions like last viewed products etc.
woocommerce_cart_hash WooCommerce at end of session Contains a unique id that associates you with the products in your shopping cart
woocommerce_items_in_cart WooCommerce at end of session Contains the number of products in your shopping cart
_utma Google Analytics 2 years Determines the number of unique visitors to the site
_utmb Google Analytics 30 minutes This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on our site
_utmc Google Analytics when you close your browser This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser
_utmz Google Analytics 6 months  This provides information about how you reached the site (eg from another website or a search

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.