What is a cookie?
Cookies, whilst being well known as a tasty snack, are less well known as being small files that may be placed by a web site on a users PC. They are used to store information that may be needed while browsing the site, or on a future visit.
The CART cookie. This records the session file of the shopping cart. This cookie is exempt from the regulations.
The BUSINESS cookie. This is used if a customer with an account logs into the website. It is not created unless you login.
The REFERRER cookie. This returns the customer to the last page visited after completion of the checkout. It does not store any personal data.
The CART_CONTENT cookie. This stores the cart value and item count for the shopping cart summary. This cookie does not store any personal data and automatically expires after 48 hours.
These cookies are required for the correct functioning of the site.
Cookies and Browser Settings
The Help menu on the menu bar of most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether. Additionally, you can disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the add-on's settings or visiting the website of its manufacturer.