Cookies In Use on This Site

Cookies are used on this site to aid navigation and to keep track of the contents of your basket. If you turn off cookies, you will be unable to place orders or benefit from the other features that use them...

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites

Our cookies help us:

- Make our website work as you’d expect
- Remember your settings during and between visits
- Improve the speed/security of the site
- Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
- Continuously improve our website for you
- Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)

We do not use cookies to:

- Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
- Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties

Website Function Cookies

Our own cookies

We use cookies to make our website work including:

- Managing the shopping cart
- Allowing you to add comments to our site

There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site and place any orders via the telephone during office hours (number: 0141 564 1156)


Third party functions

Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. A common example is an embedded Google Map. Our site includes the following which use cookies:

- Google Maps
- Postcode Supplier
- Other embedded content (You Tube)

Disabling these cookies will break the functions we use during the purchase process and you will be unable to order online.

Social Website Cookies

So you can easily Like or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site.

Cookies are set by:
- LinkedIn
- Facebook
- Twitter
- Google Plus
- YouTube
- ShareThis (who provide us with lots of sharing buttons all in one neat package)

The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.


Anonymous Visitor Statistics Cookies

We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn’t working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called analytics programs also tell us if , on an anonymous basis, how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been here before helping us to put more money into developing our services for you instead of marketing spend.

We use:

Google Analytics - If you are anti-Google you can opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics (we’d prefer you didn’t though as this data is seriously helpful to us in improving our website)

and http://www.sharethis.com


Advertising Cookies

We do not allow third parties to advertise on this site and therefore you do not need to worry about third-party Advertising Cookies.

Web Browser Cookies Control

If you don’t want to receive cookies (remember this site will not function correctly if you switch them off), you can modify your browser so that it notifies you when cookies are sent to it or you can refuse cookies altogether. You can also delete cookies that have already been set.

If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device then you can do this through your browser settings; the Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Summary

We don’t sell the information collected by cookies, nor do we disclose the information to third parties, except where required by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies).

To find out more about Cookies visit www.aboutcookies.org