What are Cookies?
Cookies are small bits of information that are sent from a visitors browser when surfing the internet. This information contains important data for analytical purposes such as the length of time a visitor spends on a particular page, the type of browser, device and location. This information is then used for optimisation of websites to improve the experience of visitors.
Cookies are also used to track sales and help a website to remember who you are from clicking and browsing products and services all the way to placing orders or filling out forms, this is normally known as a ‘session cookie’. Sensitive information such as credit, debit card and bank details are kept safe when the browser address begins with ‘https‘ as appose to ‘http’, this is an encrypted form of browsing for completing financial or sensetive information but is not normally used until you reach the order or checkout stage of a purchase.
How do I disable Cookies?
Depending on your browser you can disable Cookies by navigating to ‘Internet Options’ or ‘Preferences’ then to ‘Privacy’, then look for ‘disable Cookies’ or uncheck to box next to ‘enable Cookies’.
Please remember that Cookies are an important part of the user experience in both helping people to improve the experience of visitors when browsing websites and when tracking orders and purchases. Please consider leaving Cookies ‘enabled’ when using this site.