Cookie policy

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

You can find out more about cookies here – including how to disable cookies for popular browsers: https://ico.org.uk/your-data-matters/online/cookies/

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon you visit our site.

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

Required Cookies

These cookies are required to operate the site. Without these cookies, the website will not function.

Cookie

Name

Purpose

Application Cookies

ASP.NET_SessionId __RequestVerificationToken

These cookies are used by our website to ensure we can do things such as save your products to a basket, allow you to check out / purchase them and make sure requests are valid. They represent data specific to your session on our website.

Cookie control

CookiePolicy

Stores whether you agreed to our cookie policy or not.

Hosting (Azure)

ARRAffinity

Used by our hosting provider to ensure you get a consistent experience on our website.

Hosting (Cloudflare)

__cfduid

This cookie is used by our hosting provider to ensure an optimal website experience, such as fast loading pages on mobile devices and to protect our website against attacks.

Hubspot

__hssrc
__hssc
__hstc
__hluid     __hs_opt_out
__hs_do_not_track
hs_ab_test             cookieverified              csrf.api                               csrf.app                         hubspotapi-csrf          hubspotapi-prefs         hubspotuk                  prefs      
<id>_key
hs-messages-is-open
hs-messages-hide-welcome-message
hubspotutk
messagesUtk

These cookies are used by our CRM provider to help us improve our website and capture customer information in compliance with laws and regulations.

You can read more specifics on the Hubspot cookies here: https://knowledge.hubspot.com/articles/kcs_article/reports/what-cookies-does-hubspot-set-in-a-visitor-s-browser

 

Analytical Cookies

These cookies are used to collect statistics on how our site is used, so we can improve it.

Universal Analytics (Google)

1P_JAR
_ga
_gali
_gat_UA-140211981-1
_gid                                                    _glc_au
AID
ANID
NID
CONSENT
DV
HSID
OGPC
S
SAPISID
SID
SIDCC
UULE

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data here : https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245 and find out more on specific cookies used by Google here: https://policies.google.com/technologies/types?hl=en-US

Bing

MUID
MUIDB

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.

HotJar

_hjClosedSurveyInvites
_hjDonePolls
_hjMinimizedPolls
_hjDoneTestersWidgets
_hjMinimizedTestersWidgets
_hjIncludedInSample
_hjShownFeedbackMessage
_hjid

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited|

 

 

Marketing Cookies

These cookies are used to collect both anonymous and user-specific information so we can perform marketing to cohorts of users and individuals.

Doubleclick (Google)

DSID
IDE
__sonar
_fbp                                                cto_lwid

These cookies are used by Doubleclick, who we use for online advertising. They provide basic tracking to make sure we don’t show people too many ads, or show ads to people who have opted out, and to anonymously identify individuals to improve our website experience and advertising.
You can find out more on the cookies Doubleclick use here: https://policies.google.com/technologies/types?hl=en-US

Facebook


wd
_fbp
datr
fr
act
c_user
presence
sb
spin
wd
xs

These cookies are used to collect usage statistics at a per-user level and for online advertising.

You can read more on Facebooks cookie and data usage here:
https://en-gb.facebook.com/policies/cookies/

YouTube

__utma
__utmz
ACTIVITY
APISID
dkv
FzdYx.resume
GEUP
HSID
LOGIN_INFO
PREF
s_gl
SAPISID
SID
SSID
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE
XEpED.resume
YSC

Cookies created by YouTube. In this case they are present because of my YouTube video being present on our website.

 

 

Personalisation Cookies

These cookies are used to personalise your experience by serving personalised content and/or run website performance tests.

 

VWO

_vis_opt_test_cookie
_vis_opt_s
_vis_opt_out
_vis_opt_exp_EXPERIMENT_ID_goal_GOAL_ID
_vis_opt_exp_EXPERIMENT_ID_combi
_vis_opt_exp_EXPERIMENT_ID_exclude
_vis_opt_exp_EXPERIMENT_ID_split
EXPERIMENT_ID
_vwo_uuid               

VWO uses both persistent visitor-level and local storage cookies to identify all users, understand their behaviour, and track user journey on the website to deliver the best user experience.
You can find more details on the cookies VWO uses here: https://vwo.com/knowledge/what-are-the-cookies-stored-by-vwo/