Cookie Policy

About this cookie policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy to understand what cookies are, how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

Your consent applies to the following domains:

What are cookies

A cookie is a very small piece of information that a website stores to save and collect basic information. Many cookies are essential to the operation of our website, for example to allow you to make a purchase or create an account with us. Cookies on our site are also used to customise certain areas of content just for you, and to make your browsing experience more efficient and faster.

How do we use cookies ?

Cookies on our website are used for the following purposes

  1. To enable you to add items to your shopping basket and purchase them.
  2. To enable you to create an account to have information such as order history, or your details remembered for later.
  3. To improve the website’s usability by saving you time on making a purchase or tracking your order.
  4. To improve the website performance and security.
  5. To analyse the use of our website through Analytics software such as Google Analytics.

To shop at you need to have all cookies enabled, though you can still use the website for browsing and research purposes without them.

What types of cookies do we use ?

Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket and checkout securely.

Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.

Functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing contents on the website on social media platforms.

Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.

The below list details the cookies used in our website.

_ga _gat _gidGoogle Analytics cookies to track users as they navigate the website and help improve the website's usability.
_ga _gat_UA-xxxxxxxx-x __utma __utmb __utmc __utmt __utmzGoogle Analytics cookies enable to track visitors behaviour and measure site performance. For example, these cookies distinguish between users and sessions and are used to calculate new and returning visitor statistics.
_ga cookieIt is used to identify unique users and it expires after 2 years.
_gat cookieIt is used to throttle the request rate and it expires after 1 minute. These cookies are set on the top level domain so that users can be automatically tracked across sub-domains without any extra configuration.  Universal used by Google Analytics to monitor and track visitor behavior on the site anonymously.  
_utmaIdentifies the unique visitors
_utmbIt determines whether or not to establish a new session for the user
_utmcIt determines whether or not to establish a new session for the user
_utmtDetermines the type of requesta
_utmzDetermines the origin or referrer of the visitor
GPSGoogle cookes: NID, GEUP, PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, YSC, dkv, DSID, IDE, __gads,
idGoogle sets a number of cookies on any page that includes a Google Map. While we have no control over the cookies set by Google Inc., they appear to include a mixture of pieces of information to measure the number and behaviour of Google Maps users, such as preferred zoom level.
incap_ses visid_incapThese Cookies improve performance and security on the website.
PHPSESSIDThe following cookies only apply to web sites with member login functionality. To store a the logged in user's username and a 128bit encrypted key. This information is required to allow a user to stay logged in to a web site without needing to submit their username and password for each page visited. Without this cookie, a user is unable to proceed to areas of the web site that require authenticated access.
PREFThis cookie stores your preferences and other information, in particular preferred language, how many search results you wish to be shown on your page, and whether or not you wish to have Google’s SafeSearch filter turned on.  
PYPFPayPal uses Cookies to recognise its customers and to shorten the time the user needs to log in to his PayPal account by checking his email on PayPal database.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEA cookie that YouTube sets that measures your bandwidth to determine whether you get the new player interface or the old.  
WORDPRESS_LOGGEDindicates when you’re logged in, and who you are, for most interface use  
YSCThis cookie is set by the YouTube video service on pages with embedded YouTube video  

How can I control the cookie preferences ?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit,