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We use the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
- Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. We use Google Analytics which is a third party cookie to analyse and compile statistical data regarding web traffic to our website. This process does not identify or pass on to us individual users or their contact details. If you do not wish for Google Analytics to compile statistical data regarding your activity on this website, you can opt-out by clicking here.We use lead forensic software (Act-on) which is designed to track online visitors for lead generation. This may identify you as an individual. We may use this information to contact you about our products and services and website ROI reporting. You have the option when first visiting the web site to opt in or out of this tracking.
When we send you an email via Act-on, your activity with this email is recorded in regards to opening the email and links that you clicked on. If you click on a link to content stored on our web site you will be given the option to opt in or out of web site activity tracking.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
- Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.