THIS WEBSITE, LIKE MANY OTHERS, PLACES SMALL DATA FILES ON YOUR COMPUTER. THESE ARE KNOWN AS COOKIES.
Information from cookies is used to make the site work as you expect it to. It is not personally identifiable to you, but it can be used to give you a more personalised web experience.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Usually cookies improve things by:
- remembering settings, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you visit a new page
- remembering information you’ve given (eg your postcode) so you don’t need to keep entering it
- measuring how you use the website so we can make sure it meets your needs
- remember your shopping basket content if applicable
Cookies aren’t usually used to identify you personally. They’re just there to make the site work better for you. Indeed, you can manage and/or delete these small files as you wish.
If you want to learn more about the general uses of cookies, please visit Cookiepedia - all about cookies.
General functionality - Keeping track of items purchased as a customer goes through the store checkout process.
Usage metrics - Collecting data to see how visitors interact with the website in order to gauge performance and highlight areas in need of improvemnt