What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that resides on your computer. Cookies are used to remember your settings when you revisit a website and to identify how visitors navigate the site. Cookies provide valuable information to website owners to adapt and make changes to the site in order to improve the user experience.
Cookies are anonymous and contain no personal data. If you never register or leave personal information at a site, the only confirmation they give is that you are a returning visitor. The cookie will only contain information that you freely provide to a website.
Types of cookies
Cookies tend to be one, or a combination of, the following types:
Files that allow a site to link the actions of a visitor during a single browser session. These might be used by an internet bank or webmail service. They are not stored long term and are considered "less privacy intrusive" than persistent cookies.
These remain on the user's device between sessions and allow one or several sites to remember details about the visitor. They may be used by marketers to target advertising or to avoid the user having to provide a password each visit.
First and third-party cookies
A cookie is classed as being first-party if it is set by the site being visited. It might be used to study how people navigate a site.
It is classed as third-party if it is issued by a different server to that of the domain being visited. It could be used to trigger a banner advert based on the visitor's viewing habits.
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When people visit Supplies website we collect some standard internet usage information, and details of visitor behaviour patterns. This is done to learn how customers use our sites, to help us improve them.
We collect this data in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source.
How can I control cookies on my computer?
Most web browsers also allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit: All About Cookies
What cookies do we use on this website?
Persistent/Third Party (Goggle Analytics)
The cookie records how many times people have visited the site for Google Analytics purpose and stores each user's amount of visits, the time of the first visit, the previous visit, and the current visit.
Expires: 6 months
What data is held in the cookie?
The cookie stores each user's amount of visits, and the time of the first visit, the previous visit, and the current visit, partly for double checking of this information.
Is there any personally identifiable data or is it all anonymous?
If there is any personally identifiable data state what it is and why it is there?
Is the cookie used to provide targeted advertising?
Where is the cookie used?
Used on all pages of the website.
Which users is the cookie aimed at?
All users who visit the site