COOKIE POLICY:

 

The Boyden Tiles website (“Site”) uses cookies and similar technologies in order to distinguish you from other users. By using cookies, we are able to provide you with a better experience and to improve Our Site by better understanding how you use it.  Please read this Cookie Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it. Your acceptance of Our Cookie Policy is deemed to occur if you continue using Our Site.  If you do not agree to Our Cookie Policy, please stop using Our Site immediately.

1.Use of cookies

A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer (or other electronic device) when you access our Site. These do things like remember your details when revisiting a site or remembering what your address was so you don’t have to add it again when you make another purchase. Cookies are harmless text files. They can’t look into your computer or read any personal information or other material on your hard drive. Cookies can’t carry viruses or install anything harmful on your computer.

2.How Does Our Site Use Cookies?

2.1 We may use cookies on our Site for several reasons, all of which are designed to improve your experience of using it.  Cookies allow you to navigate around our Site better and enable us to tailor and improve our Site by saving your preferences and understanding your use of it.
2.2 We use the following types of cookie:

A.Strictly Necessary Cookies

A cookie falls into this category if it is essential to the operation of our Site, supporting functions such as logging in.

B.Analytics Cookies

It is important for us to understand how you use our Site, for example, how efficiently you are able to navigate around it, and what features you use.  Analytics cookies enable us to gather this information, helping us to improve our Site and your experience of it.

C.Functionality Cookies

Functionality cookies enable us to provide additional functions to you on our Site such as personalisation and remembering your saved preferences.

D.Session Cookies

Any of the above types of cookie may be a session cookie.  Session cookies are temporary and only remain on your computer or device from the point at which you visit our Site until you close your browser.  Session cookies are deleted when you close your browser.

2.3 For more specific details of the cookies that we use, please refer to the table below.
 3.What cookies does our site use?

 

Cookie Name Type Purpose Expiry
_ga HTTP Registers a unique ID th at is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the web site. 2 years
_gat HTTP Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate  session
_gid HTTP Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.  session
collect Pixel Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.  session

 

4.How you can control cookies

4.1 Internet browsers normally accept cookies by default.  You can change these settings if you wish, however please be aware that this is not generally a per-site setting and will prevent all websites from using cookies, not just ours.  Please also be aware that by disabling cookies in your browser, you may impair the functionality of our Site.
4.2 The links below provide instructions on how to control cookies in all mainstream browsers:
4.2.1 Google Chrome:

https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB

4.2.2 Microsoft Internet Explorer:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/278835

4.2.3 Microsoft Edge:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/products/microsoft-edge

(Please note that there are no specific instructions at this time, but Microsoft support will be able to assist)

4.2.4 Safari (OSX):

https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?viewlocale=en_GB&locale=en_GB

4.2.5 Safari (iOS):

https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265

4.2.6 Mozilla Firefox:

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

4.2.7 Android:

https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=en

(Please refer to your device’s documentation for manufacturers’ own browsers)

If you use another browser then please visit aboutcookies.org to see how to control or delete these cookies.

5.Changes to this Cookie Policy

5.1 We may alter this Cookie Policy at any time.  Any such changes will become binding on you on your first use of our Site after the changes have been made.  You are therefore advised to check this page from time to time.

5.2 In the event of any conflict between the current version of this Cookie Policy and any previous version(s), the provisions current and in effect shall prevail unless it is expressly stated otherwise.
If there is anything else you would like to know about our cookie policy please email us on sales@boydentiles.co.uk or call us on 02086836000. Please have a look at our Privacy Policy for any other info on our data policies.