Our own cookies (first party)
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Other cookies (third party)
Like almost all websites we do use functions that are provided by other companies (like showing you YouTube videos of our products). These third parties set cookies of their own when you engage with our site, for example if you use a social media share button.
Anonymous visitor statistics cookies
We cannot be responsible for the privacy and cookie policies of any of these external companies, however you can read about their policies below and in some cases, contact them directly to opt out of their cookie use and tracking for marketing and advertising purposes.
Turning cookies off
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Please bear in mind that doing this will likely limit how our site functions. This is also true for most websites. If your reasons for rejecting cookies are related to concerns around internet security you may wish to consider utilizing popular anti-malware systems as an alternative to disabling cookies, so that the functionality of the websites you visit isn’t compromised.
Session cookie - This links your actions on our website using a session ID (unique to that visit) and only lasts for as long as your browser session, after which it is deleted.
Persistent cookie - stored on your device, persistent cookies enable your preferences and actions across a site to be remembered. They aren’t deleted when you close your browser and are activated when you visit the site that created the cookie. They can last for various amounts of time.
Strictly necessary cookie - These cookies are essential to a website and enable you to use features like filling in a form, using the shopping basket or making a purchase.
Performance cookie - Performance cookies collect details about how a website is used to help improve the way it works.
Functionality cookie - Functionality cookies allow a website to remember the choices you make (like your choices when using the search function) and to provide more personalized features to optimize your experience.
Targeting/advertising cookie – These are used to deliver adverts which are more relevant to you and your interests. We do not make use of these ourselves as we believe that you know what you’re looking for, however they can be set by companies like Google and Twitter (see below for more details).
Cookies on Our Site
|_ga||Analox||2 years||Google Analytics - used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier|
|_gid, NID||Analox||2 days||Google Analytics – Contain unique ID Google uses to remember your preferences and other information|
|_gat||Analox||1 day||Google Analytics – Used to throttle the rate of requests|
|googtrans||Analox||Session||Enables Google Translate without users leaving the page|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||YouTube||6 months||Set by YouTube to track your usage between pages and sites with embedded YouTube videos |
|YSC||YouTube||Session||Used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests, limit the number of times you see an advert and measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign|
|PREF||YouTube||8 months||Tracks user preferences and serve up related content or adverts within an embedded YouTube video|