What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a piece of information in the form of a very small text file that is placed on an internet user’s hard drive. It is generated by a web page server, which is basically the computer that operates a web site. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site.
The cookies we use allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website. We are required by law to provide you with clear and comprehensive information about the cookies that we use. If this page does not answer all of your queries, you should contact us.
Our cookies do not store information which could be used to identify you personally, such as your contact details.
We use the following cookies:
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
These are used to recognize you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
- NRSShopperID: keeps track of items added to the cart
- Region: keeps track of region settings
- productcategory: keeps track of the last category page visited
- compareProducts: keeps track of items that are added to the Product Compare feature
Third Party Cookies
Our website uses some or all of the Third Party Cookies from the providers found in the list below. If you require further information about what those cookies are or how they are used, you should contact those providers directly.
- Avantlink: affiliate analytics
- PowerReviews: review and Q&A analytics
- SLI: site search results analytics.
- Google Analytics: site analytics
- Listrak: newsletter analytics, shopping cart abandonment analytics and newsletter signup form.
- MyThings: retargeting analytics.
How Do I Block Cookies?
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. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.
We are continually striving to develop improved ways of managing your cookie preferences. As new technologies and solutions emerge, this cookies policy may be updated to reflect any such advances in technology and preference management tools.