Cookie Policy

Our website uses cookies to give you the best online experience.  A message bar will appear in your device’s browser when you first visit our site, or every time you visit if you have not accepted our cookies. If your browser is set not to accept cookies, then you may not be able to use some of our website’s features.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. They are widely used in order to make websites work effectively and efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

Cookies in emails

In addition to the cookies we use on this website, we also use cookies and similar technologies in emails. These help us to understand whether you have opened the email and how you have engaged with it; knowing which articles are most popular helps us to improve and optimise our content for the future. Cookies will also be set if you click on any link within the email.

How we use cookies

Our website uses cookies in the following ways based on the International Chamber of Commerce guide for cookie categories:

Strictly necessary

These cookies are essential for the operation of our website.  Without these cookies you would be unable to shop for products on our website or log in.  These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing purposes.  This category of cookies cannot be disabled.

Functionality

These cookies allow our website to remember choices (preferences) you have made, and help us provide you with a better, more personal experience. For instance, if you have already completed a form, we will remember your preferences so that you do not have to complete it again.

Performance

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site, whether as a new or returning visitor, which pages are visited most often and if visitors have been referred from another site (e.g. a search engine). This information is used to help us improve our website, and ensure visitors are finding what they are looking for easily.

Targeting

We also use cookies to track the effectiveness of our marketing communications, for example by telling us if you have opened a marketing email that we have sent you, viewed a blog or campaign landing page.  We may also share this information with third parties such as advertising partners to serve you with advertisements elsewhere on the internet.

Our cookies

Cookie Name

Description

Type

__cfduid

The cookie is set by Cloudflare. The cookie is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.

Strictly necessary

fr

The cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisements to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behaviour of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.

Targeting

_shopify_sa_p

This cookie is set by Shopify and is used for analytics relating marketing and referrals.

Performance

_ga

This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.

Performance

_gat

This cookie is installed by Google Universal Analytics to throttle the request rate to limit the collection of data on high traffic sites.

Performance

_gid

This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visited in an anonymous form.

Performance

_shopify_fs

This cookie is associated with Shopify's analytics suite.

Performance

secure_customer_sig

This cookie is set by websites built on Shopify platform and is used in connection with customer login.

Strictly necessary

_landing_page

This cookie is set by website built on Shopify platform and is used to track landing pages.

Performance

_shopify_s

This cookie is associated with Shopify's analytics suite.

Performance

_y

This cookie is associated with Shopify's analytics suite.

Performance

_s

This cookie is associated with Shopify's analytics suite.

Performance

cart_sig

This cookie is set by Shopify and is used in connection with store checkout.

Strictly necessary

_shopify_sa_t

This cookie is set by Shopify and is used for analytics relating marketing and referrals.

Performance

_orig_referrer

This cookie is set by website built on Shopify platform and is used in association with shopping cart.

Strictly necessary

_fbp

This cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.

Targeting

_shopify_y

This cookie is associated with Shopify's analytics suite.

Performance



Cookies provided by Easivent and SCS Group are installed on your devices for a maximum 12 months. At the expiry of the 12-month period, users are invited to accept cookies again. However, cookies provided by third parties will have their own expiry date. Please refer to the third party cookie policy on their website for more information on this.

Managing cookies

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies as the default setting, but you can usually modify your browser settings to accept, delete, or decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the features of the website. For example, when shopping for products.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

 

Last updated October 2019

Doc. Ref: SCS-POL-024