Cookies

Our online shop is powered by Shopify who use cookies.

What are Cookies?

A cookie is a small file that is downloaded onto your computer when you visit a website.  It allows us to recognize and tailor our site to you and it won’t harm your computer.  

 

Opting Out of Cookies

If you prefer, you can restrict, block or delete cookies by changing your browser settings but that may mean that you won’t be able to add and buy products from our store. 

Which Cookies Do We Use?


Name
Domain

Purpose

Data Kind

Sessional or Persistent?

_session_id
storefront

Allows Shopify to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc..)

Unique Token

Sessional

_shopify_visit
storefront and checkout.shopify.com

Used by our internal stats tracker to record the number of visits to the shop

None

Persistent for 30 minutes from the last visit

_shopify_uniq
storefront and checkout.shopify.com

Counts the number of visits to a store by a single customer

None

Expires midnight (relative to the visitor) of the next day

cart
storefront

Stores information about the contents of your cart

Unique token

Persistent for 2 weeks

_secure_session_id
storefront

Stores session information for the checkout process

Unique token

Sessional

storefront_digest
storefront

If the shop has a password, this is used to determine if the current visitor has access

Unique token

Indefinite

 

 

Cookie

Name

Who Sets It?

Purpose

Sessional or Persistent?

Google Analytics

PREF

Google

Tracking who visits 
the store and from 
where

Persistent for 
a very short 
period

PayPal

Unique to 
each user

PayPal

Payment transactions

Sessional