Last Updated October 2020
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies and similar technologies are very small text documents or pieces of code, which often include an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a website or use a mobile application, a computer asks your computer or mobile device for permission to store this file on your computer or mobile device and access information from it. Information gathered through cookies and similar technologies may include the date and time of visits and how you are using the particular website or mobile application. Cookies are used by us as part of our Site, and they are also used by some of our third-party partners.
WHAT DO THEY DO?
Essential cookies are cookies which are essential for the operation of a website. Essential cookies include cookies such as login cookies and shopping cart cookies.
Session cookies allow websites to uniquely identify your browsing session, which allows them to coordinate this information with data from the website server.
Analytics cookies allow websites to calculate the aggregate number of people using a website and understand which features of a website are most popular. This information is used to improve the site.
Functionality cookies recognise you when you return to a website, they remember your preferences and they provide enhanced, more personalised features.
Targeting cookies (also known as advertising cookies) deliver adverts that are more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement on a website and help measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. They are usually placed by third-party advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers.
Social Media Cookies
By using our Site you acknowledge that we may store and access essential cookies on your computer or other device. We don’t need consent to use essential cookies and we drop them automatically when you visit our Site, but you can always block or delete them (see below).
Where you give permission, we will store and access certain non-essential cookies on your computer or other device. These cookies are not essential to the operation of our Site, but they are useful to us as they allow us to provide additional functionality or to gather additional information about the use of our Site. They may include analytics cookies or any of the other categories listed above. You are not obliged to give consent to our use of non-essential cookies and you can always block or delete them, or withdraw consent to our use of them (see below).
COOKIES IN OUR EMAILS
Emails you receive from us may contain cookies or similar technologies. These cookies let us know if an email has been opened and if any of the links in the email have been clicked. We use these cookies to help us understand how people interact with our emails and gauge interest in our services. If you do not wish to accept cookies from our emails, simply delete the email before you open it or close the email before downloading any images or clicking any links. In some instances, depending on your email or browser settings, cookies in an email may be automatically accepted (for example, when you've added an email address to your address book or safe senders list). Please refer to your email browser or device instructions for more information on this.
HOW TO REFUSE, BLOCK OR DELETE COOKIES