Cookies on our website are used for the following purposes
- To enable you to add items to your shopping basket and purchase them.
- To enable you to create an account to have information such as order history, or your details remembered for later.
- To improve the website’s usability by saving you time on making a purchase or tracking your order.
- To display offers and content customised to individual preferences, both on Robertwelch.com and on third party websites.
- To collect information about how our website is used through analytics software such as, but not limited to, Google Analytics.
What are cookies and what information to they collect?
Cookies are small data files that are sent to your internet browser, which are read by small blocks of code called pixel tags.
The information provided by the cookies is completely anonymous and relates to things like the number of visitors to our website, how they arrived at the site and which pages they visit. Some cookies expire at the end of the visit to our website, some within a month. A few will remain on your device for longer.
How to control or disable cookies
Most internet browsers automatically accept cookies. If you want, you can disable existing cookies and choose not to receive cookies in future. To do this you need to change the settings in your website browser.
To find out more about how to manage the cookies stored on your device, visit www.aboutcookies.org. If you would like to find out how to control your online behavioural advertising preferences visit www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices
Third party cookies
The cookies we use
The following list of cookies that we or our technology partners use is not an exhaustive list and will be updated from time to time.
|These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
|Google Remarketing||Google Ads||These cookies allow us to serve personalised content to users both on our own site and 3rd party sites.|
|Google Tag Manager||_ga
|These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.|
|This cookie is widely used by Microsoft as a unique user identifier. It can be set by embedded Microsoft scripts, used to sync across many different Microsoft domains, allowing user tracking.|
|eCommerce Platform||blucommerceCountry||This cookie is used to determine which country the visitor is from, so that content and shipping costs shown are accurate for those customers. This is determined based on a GeoIP lookup or data provided through their account or while purchasing.|
|blucommerceState||This cookie is used to determine which region the visitor is from, for the same reason as blucommerceCountry|
|blucommerceCurrency||This cookie is used to determine which currency to show on the site, based on the country the visitor is from and whether they've chosen to view the site in another currency.|
|blucommerceDeviceType||This cookie is used to determine which type of device is being used to browse the site, and to show a mobile specific site in certain scenarios.|
|blucommerceLang||This cookie is used to determine which language to be used on the site, based on the country the visitor is whether they've chosen to view the site in another language.|
|blucommerceReferrers||This cookie is used to determine how the visitor found the site, whether it's from a third party affiliate, from a marketing email or another source|
|blucommerceVariates||This cookie is used to determine what content to show to the customer when testing new features and functions on our site to improve our customer experience.|
|Facebook Pixel||fbevents.js||This cookie is placed by Facebook. It enables us to measure, optimize and build audiences for advertising campaigns served on Facebook. In particular, it enables us to see how our users move between devices when accessing our web site and Facebook, to ensure that our Facebook advertising is seen by our users most likely to be interested in such advertising by analysing which content a user has viewed and interacted with on our web site.|