Our Cookie Policy

A “cookie” is a small text file that’s stored on your device when you visit a website. Using cookies helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website. By continuing to browse the website, you agree to our use of cookies. Some cookies are deleted when you close down your browser. Others remain on your device until they expire or you delete them from your cache. These enable us to remember things about you as a returning visitor.

Cookies – How we use them

We use cookies to:

  • allow you to login to your account;
  • keep track of your shopping basket;
  • customise the website to be more relevant to you (like displaying prices in your country’s currency).
  • remember your preferences;

Primarily we use cookies for the sole purpose of monitoring traffic, e.g.,

  • the IP address from which you access the site;
  • the location (country) from which you access the site;
  • the type of browser and operating system used to access the site;
  • the date and time of your access to the site;
  • the pages you visit;
  • the Internet address of the website from which you accessed the site;
  • to log repeat visitors for statistical and analytical purposes;
  • to track interaction with online advertising (e.g., to monitor the number of times that a banner ad is displayed and the number of times it is clicked)
  • and to compile and report to third parties aggregate statistics about our users in terms of numbers, traffic patterns and related site information.

Additionally, we use ‘analytics’ cookies to help us make our website better by telling us what users like and don’t like.

You can disable cookies completely by changing your browser settings; however some areas of our website will not be accessible or may not function properly. You can also delete cookies relating to our website, but if you do so we will not remember things about you.

Finally, please note that third parties (including providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies. Google also places and reads cookies on the browsers of users of our website (and may also use web beacons and similar technologies) to collect information relevant to the Google Certified Shops Programme. We have no control over these third parties.