Legal Notice

Cookie Policy for IVI.UK

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

 

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately, in most cases, there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

 

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

 

The Cookies We Set

When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

 

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases, we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site for you.

From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features, these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience while on the site ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.

As we sell products, it’s important for us to understand statistics about how many of the visitors to our site make a form submission and as such this is the kind of data that these cookies will track. This is important to you as it means that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.

Several partners advertise on our behalf, and affiliate tracking cookies simply allow us to see if our customers have come to the site through one of our partner sites so that we can credit them appropriately and where applicable allow our affiliate partners to provide any bonus that they may provide you for making a purchase.

When these plugins are used, the cookies that come back from and are sent to any or all the third party websites. The administration of the data collected by third parties is subject to laws to that we have a tendency to hereby refer to. For the sake of transparency and ease, here could be a list of the websites, wherever data is given on the treatment of third-party-cookies.

 

Facebook (information): https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies/

Facebook (configuration): access to the own account in the privacy area

Twitter (information): https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170514

Twitter (configuration): https://twitter.com/settings/security

Linkedin (information): https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy

Linkedin (configuration): https://www.linkedin.com/settings/

Google+ and other Google Tools (information): http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/cookies/

Google+ and other Google Tools (configuration): http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/managing/

 

Browser configuration; for example:

Chrome, from https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en

Explorer, from http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9

Firefox, from https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences

Safari, from http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042

 

Belongs to Purpose
Google Maps Cookies These are cookies used by external add-ons (the Google Maps API) and their purpose is the geolocation of data.
Google Security Cookies Security cookies prevent the fraudulent use of sign-in credentials and protect users’ data from unauthorised third parties.
Google Advertising Cookies This is used to make advertising more appealing to users and more beneficial to publishers and advertisers.
It is normally used to select advertisements based on content that is relevant to a user, to improve reports on the performance of a campaign and to avoid showing advertisements that the user has already seen.
Google Preferences Cookies These cookies store temporary information for allowing the site to function.
They record the preferences of individual users and keep these the same when they return (language configuration, shopping baskets, forms on the site, etc.) in order to improve the user’s experience of the site.
Google Analytics These cookies are used to compile information about how visitors use our site.
We use this information to produce reports and to help us to improve the site for you. These cookies gather information anonymously, including the number of visitors to the site and the pages that they viewed.
Hotjar These cookies are used to compile information about how visitors use our site.
We use this information to produce reports and to help us to improve the site for you. These cookies gather information anonymously, including the number of visitors to the site and the pages that they viewed.

 

More Information

Hopefully, that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.

However, if you are still looking for more information, then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods. This Cookies Policy was created with the help of the CookiePolicyGenerator.com

Email: Jason.kerr@ivi.uk

Phone: 0333 015 9774