Cookie Policy

About this Policy

This Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. It includes details of the types of Cookies we set, the information we collect when using them and how that information is used.
You can learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files which are stored on your browser when you visit a website. They can often serve crucial functions and help us to keep our website secure and to function properly which helps us to provide you with a better experience. They can also help us to analyse how the website performs, what works and where we can make improvements.

How we use Cookies?

Our website does not use First Party Cookies.

When making a purchase via the shopping cart and checkout pages on our website, you are redirected to the domains of Shopify and thereafter the pages of your preferred payment method. Those providers use both necessary cookies which are required for the payment and checkout process to function properly. They also set Analytics cookies.

Unfortunately, we have no control over the privacy settings on those platforms, so please remember to review the privacy notices and cookie settings of those pages. You can also still block cookies from these pages using your own browser settings.

https://www.shopify.co.uk/legal/cookies
https://www.paypal.com/uk/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full
https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en

Social Media – where you access us via other social media platforms, we also have no control over those websites and the cookies they set, so please bear in mind that you should set your preferences in line with their own policies and cookie controls separately.
To learn more about how to manage your browser cookie settings please see www.allaboutcookies.org

What cookies are set by those providers?

Necessary Cookies

Shopify, Paypal and Google Pay set necessary functional cookies which are needed for the checkout and payment function to operate properly. You can still remove these cookies via your browser, however disabling these will affect the functionality of the site and you may not be able to complete your purchase.

Analytics Cookies

Shopify, Paypal and Google Pay also set Analytics cookies to help them to understand how the number of visitors and users on their domains. These help them to continually improve their services and sites. The data is reported anonymously without any personal data included.

Below is a list of the cookies set by those domains:

Shopify Cookies Description Cookie Type Duration Category
_y This cookie is part of the Shopify Analytics Suite persistent 1 year analytics
_shopify_y This cookie is used as part of Shopify’s analytics suite persistent 1 year analytics
_s This cookie is associated with Shopify’s analytics suite. persistent 30 minutes analytics
_shopify_s This cookie is part of the Shopify Analytics Suite persistent 30 minutes analytics
Cart_Ver This cookie supports the functionality of the shopping cart persistent 2 Weeks necessary
_landing_page This cookie is part of the Shopify Analytics Suite persistent 2 Weeks analytics
_Shopify_fs This cookie is part of the Shopify Analytics Suite. persistent 2 Weeks analytics
secure_customer_sig This Cookie supports the functionality of user checkout persistent 1 year necessary
Cart_sig This cookie supports the functionality of the shopping cart persistent 2 Weeks necessary
Cart_Currency This cookie supports the currency functionality of the shopping cart persistent 2 Weeks necessary
_shopify_sa_p This cookie is part of the Shopify Analytics Suite persistent 30 minutes analytics
Checkout_token This cookie supports the checkout function of the website persistent 1 minute necessary
tracked_start_checkout This cookie is part of the Shopify Analytics Suite persistent 1 year analytics
_cfduid This cookie supports the functionality by speeding up the loading of pages persistent 1 month non-necessary
Checkout This cookie supports the functionality of the checkout process persistent 2 Weeks necessary
_shopify_sa_t This cookie is part of the Shopify Analytics Suite persistent 1 day analytics
_orig_referrer This cookie is part of the Shopify Analytics Suite persistent 2 Weeks analytics
_Secure_session_id This cookie supports the functionality of the storefront persistent 1 day necessary
_pay_session This cookie supports payment via Shopify session 1 minute necessary
Paypal Cookies
LANG This cookie is set by Paypal when making payments to set the user Language persistent 3 days necessary
trce This cookie is set by Paypal when making a payment at checkout. persistent 3 days non-necessary
x-cdn This cookie is set by Paypal as part of their payment function at the checkout session 1 minute non-necessary
akavpau_ppsd This cookie is set by paypal as part of their payment function at the checkout session 1 minute non-necessary
ts_c This cookie is set by paypal as part of their payment function at the checkout persistent 3 Years non-necessary
nsid This cookie is set by Paypal at the checkout as part of their payment fraud functionality session 1 minute non-necessary
ts This cookie is set by paypal at the checkout as part of their payment functionality persistent 3 Years functionality
x-pps-L7 This cookie is set by paypal at the checkout as part of their payment functionality persistent 1 day functionality
enforce_policy This cookie is set by paypal at the checkout to recognise its own customers and shorten the time the user needs to log onto their account persistent 1 year non-necessary
Googlepay Cookies
_gid This cookie is set by Google via Google pay as part of their analytics suite persistent 1 day analytics
_ga This cookie is set by Google via Google Pay as part of their analytics suite session 1 minute analytics
NID This cookie is set by Google to track visits persistent 6 months analytics

 

Use of cookies can change over time or when a new service or function is added to our website. To ensure that this policy remains up to date, we regularly carry out ‘cookie audits’ and update our list of cookies accordingly.

This policy was last updated on 20th July 2020.