Excepting information given to us by you in the course of completing an order via our online shop, we gather no personal information about visitors to this website. Any personal information you choose to give us will remain strictly confidential and used only for the purpose of communication regarding your order. We will not share that information with anyone else. Nor will we send you unsolicited e-mails or newsletters.
When you visit a website, the website's server logs indicate such things as IP address, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), pages viewed etc. However, the server log doesn't indicate who you are, and we have no way of knowing your identity.
Cookies are small files that are often created when you visit a website, and which are stored in the cookie directory of your computer. A cookie often includes an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies do not damage your computer. Each website can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser's preferences allow it, but to protect your privacy your browser only permits a website to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites. You do not have to accept cookies. Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies. A persistent cookie consists of a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date). A session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed. We use both session cookies and persistent cookies on this website.
Cookies do not contain any information that personally identifies you, but personal information that we store about you may be linked, by us, to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.
We may use the information we obtain from your use of our cookies for the following purposes:
(1) to recognise your computer when you visit our website;
(2) to track you as you navigate our website, and to enable the use of the shopping cart on our website;]
(3) to improve the website's usability
(4) to analyse the use of our website
(5) in the administration of this website
Third party cookies
When you use our website, you may also be sent third party cookies.
We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users' computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store this information.
We allow advertisements to be displayed on our site by third parties such as Google. In the course of serving ads on this site, these advertisers may be placing and reading cookies on your browser, or using web beacons or other technologies to collect information. Third party advertising companies may also collect information about other sites you have visited in order to display appropriate advertisements on this site. We aren't responsible for information that may be gathered by such advertisers in this way. Nor are we responsible for, and have no control over, any of the "cookies" that our advertisers and partners may place in your "temporary internet files" directory.
If you have any concerns about the use by advertisers of cookies, you can disable them in your browser. Please refer to your browser's help file for more information on how to disable cookies and the possible effects of doing so.