Cookie Agreement

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small data file that is sent to your computer or other device from a website and stored on your computer’s hard drive when you visit that website.

There are different types of cookies that are used to perform different tasks. These include enabling you to navigate efficiently between different pages of the website, remembering your preferences, and helping us identify ways to improve your overall experience on the site. Others are used to provide you with ads that are more in line with your interests, or to measure the number of site visits and the most popular pages that users visit.

In general, there are two different types of browser cookies: (i) session cookies, which are stored in the computer’s memory during the user’s browsing session and are automatically deleted from your computer when the browser is closed or the session is considered terminated; and (ii) persistent cookies, which are stored on the user’s computer and are not deleted when the browser is closed. Persistent cookies can be used to store user preferences for a particular website, allowing these preferences to be used in future browsing sessions.

Why do we use cookies?

Cookies allow us to customize the operation of your website and how to provide better online services.

In addition to cookies, which are strictly necessary for the operation of our website, we use the following types of cookies to improve our website and services:

Functional cookies – they improve your experience on our website, including remembering your shopping cart and currency, as well as provide multi-channel interaction in our outlets using tools such as Hubspot and Dotdigital.
Performance cookies – They help analyze anonymous data about how users navigate and interact with the website provided by Google Analytics and HotJar.
Targeting or advertising cookies – they are set by us and third parties and inform third parties about your browsing habits so that you can receive the most relevant advertising for you using Google ads.
Social Media cookies – They are set by Facebook so that you can share what you did on the website with social networks.

Sharing data from cookies

We will not sell or transfer your personal information to third parties.

How can you control the use of cookies?

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, and your use of this website means your consent to the installation of cookies on this website on your computer or other device.

You can disable cookies in most web browsers. We recommend that if you do not want this website to install cookies on your computer or other device, you should either not use the site and delete any Stephen Webster cookies that may have already been placed, or change your website’s browser settings to disable cookies. However, since cookies allow you to take advantage of some of the main functions of this website, we recommend that you leave them enabled.

Learn more about cookies

To learn more about cookies in general, do a Google search or visit allaboutcookies.org or aboutcookies.org.uk .

The Internet advertising industry has prepared a guide on behavioral advertising and online privacy, which can be found at . The guide contains an explanation of the self-regulation scheme of the Internet Advertising Bureau, which allows you to better control the advertising you see.