A cookie is a small text file placed into the memory of your computer or device by our computers, a copy of which is sent by your computer or device whenever it communicates with the Sites. A number of cookies and similar technologies we use last only for the duration of your web or App session and expire when you close your browser/or exit the App. Others are used to remember you when you return to the Sites and will last for longer. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, which enables you to decide if you want to accept it or not. Please note, however, that some of the services and features offered through our Sites may not function properly if your cookies are disabled.
We use these cookies and other technologies on the basis that they are necessary for the performance of a contract with you, or because using them is in our legitimate interests (where we have considered that these are not overridden by your rights), or where you have consented to their use.
We use several types of cookies on our Sites:
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential to navigate around the Sites and use their features. Without these cookies, the Sites' capacity to operate fully may be limited. They are necessary both in order to operate the Sites in accordance with our terms with you, and for our legitimate interests.
Allows us to remember that we've shown you our Cookies notification
Sometimes we need to show important popup messages on our site, these cookies help us make sure we only show you the message once.
These cookies collect information about how visitors use the Sites. They allow us to recognise and collect statistical data including the number of visitors and length of time spent, to help us identify which pages and features are most popular. This information helps us improve our users’ experience of the site.
Our website uses the Google Analytics service to help us see how visitors are using our website and to help us improve the experience for you. For full details of the cookies set by this service, please see https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245
These cookies enable customisation of how a site should look and remembers the choices made by a user – such as their name, region or the products they have viewed and compared. They allow us to provide enhanced and more personalised features.
We do not currently set any cookies that fall into this category.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies and similar technologies, but if you prefer, you can change your browser settings to prevent that. However, you may not be able to take full advantage of the Sites if you do so.
Altering the settings on your device.
If you want to disable cookies on the Sites, you can change your website browser settings to reject cookies. How you can do this will depend on the browser you use. Further details on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers can be found at https://www.cookiesandyou.com/disable-cookies/
The effect of disabling cookies depends on which cookies you disable but, in general, the website may not operate properly if all cookies are switched off.
Google Analytics – opt out
You can prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie by Google, as well as the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available from the following link: Google Analytics opt-out.
Internet Protocol (IP) Address
We may also use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer the Sites and to improve the service we offer to you. An IP address is a numeric code that identifies your computer on a network, or in this case, the internet. Your IP address might also be used to gather broad demographic information. We may perform IP lookups to determine which domain you are coming from (i.e. aol.com, yourcompany.com) to more accurately gauge our users' demographics.
Information from these types of cookies and technologies or about your usage of the Sites may be combined with information about you from any other source.
We may use sensor technology in our Centre to help us understand more about, and improve, our visitors’ experiences. The sensors capture signals automatically emitted from mobile devices but do not, in any way, attempt to store personal information from, or about, the device or its user. This information may be used by us to help understand how shoppers use and move around the Centre, helping us improve the overall shopping experience.
For more information about this technology, or the cookies we use on the Sites, please get in touch.