Cookies are tiny text files stored in your computer's browser by nearly all web sites. Cookies are not harmful to your computer and are usually just a simple text string used to keep track of what you put in your shopping cart and which products and pages you have looked at.
2. What are cookies used for?
First Party cookies are set by this site only. They cannot be seen by anyone else and are all anonymous. They do not contain any personal information about you and only last for the length of time you spend on the site, i.e. for your session. They are, in our view, essential for the smooth and secure operation of the site and if turned off, may affect the workings of some parts of the site.
|avt||Used to store a list of previously viewed titles during your session|
|eh1||Used to store previous searches to allow you to repeat these during your session|
|os9(site_name)C||Contains a unique identifier used to identify you as a user between page loads during a session|
|os9(site_name)M||Contains a unique identifier used to identify you as a user and check user session integrity between servers during a session.|
|oslastadd2b||Used to store a record of the last item added to the shopping cart during a session.|
|xg9(site_name)C||Contains a unique identifier identifying an account session between page loads.|
|xg9(site_name)M||Contains a unique identifier used to identify your account session and check user integrity between servers.|
|test(site_name)C||Used to anonymously test session and account integrity|
|test(site_name)M||Used to anonymously test session and account integrity|
|ASPSESSIONID||Active Server Page SessionID - contains a unique identifier that can be used to maintain user sessions across different page loads.|
|Used to record your decision regarding the setting of non-essential Third Party cookies. This cookie is set to expire after 3 months.|
Third Party cookies may be set by us on behalf of third party web sites, usually for tracking and analytics purposes so that we can find out what works and what doesn't in order to further improve the operation of the website. Any information gathered is completely anonymous and we do not sell or pass it on to any other third parties. The most common Third Party cookie we set is the Google Analytics cookie. If you would like more information about the cookies used by these suppliers, as well as information on how to opt-out, please see their individual privacy policies listed below.
This site uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of the web site and compile reports for us on activity on the web site.
Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using the web site you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in this manner and for the purposes set out above.
How to reject or delete this cookie:
Other third party content
We sometimes embed photos and video content from websites such as YouTube and Flickr. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from websites such as these, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. We do not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.
3. How to manage cookies
Our site will only set non-essential Third Party cookies with your consent. If at any time you want to remove your consent, click the in the bottom left of your screen and then click "Remove consent".
The best way to ensure your privacy is to make use of the Private Browsing feature of your browser and to modify your browser's privacy settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer: 1. Choose the "tools" menu - then "Internet Options" 2. Click on the "privacy" tab 3. Select the appropriate setting
Mozilla Firefox: 1. Choose the "tools" menu- then "Options" 2. Click on the "privacy" icon 3. Find the menu "cookie" and select the relevant option
For Opera 6.0 and further: 1. Choose the > "Preferences" menu 2. Privacy
4. Local Shared Objects (Flash Cookies)
The site may use the Adobe Flash Player to deliver its video content services, such as the Media Streaming and Video Players, throughout our sites. To improve user experience, Local Shared Objects - or Flash Cookies as they are commonly known - are employed to provide features such as auto-resume and for saving your preferences. Flash Cookies are stored on a user's terminal much the same as cookies are, however it is not possible to manage them at browser level in the same way.
How to disable Flash Cookies: The Adobe website provides comprehensive information on how to delete or disable Flash cookies either for a specific domain or for all websites - see http://www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer/security for details. Please be aware that restricting the use of Flash Cookies may affect the features available to you for Flash based applications.
5. Social Networking Sharing Tools
We would like to draw your attention to the fact that our website may also carry embedded ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the sites to easily share content with their friends through a number of popular social networks (e.g. LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, etc.). These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. Again, we do not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.