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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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|
|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|
|_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|
This policy was last updated on 20th July 2020.