What are cookies and how do we use them?

Web cookies are much different than the cookies we eat, firstly they’re a lot less tasty!  Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which, with your consent are downloaded to your device when you visit a website and allow the website to recognise your device. Each time you visit the site, cookies are sent back to the website or other websites that recognise that cookie.

Cookies basically allow websites to cater to your personal preference to improve your user experience. They use information from sites that you’ve been on before to tailor your needs, making adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They also help make websites work more efficiently, let you navigate between pages and remember your preferences.

We use cookies to distinguish you from other users of We want your shopping experience to be enjoyable, so using cookies allows us make the improvements we need to better your experience. “Analytical cookies” help us view how our visitor traffic and how visitors move around our site which in turn helps us improve the navigation of our page for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.

Cookies are used on this shopping site to keep track of the contents of your shopping cart, to store delivery addresses if the address book is used and to store your details if you select the 'Remember Me' Option. They are also used after you have logged on as part of that process. You can turn off cookies within your browser by going to 'Tools | Internet Options | Privacy' and selecting to block cookies. If you turn off cookies, you will be unable to place orders or benefit from the other features that use cookies. Data collected by this site is used to:

  1. Take and fulfill customer orders
  2. Administer and enhance the site and service
  3. Only disclose information to third-parties for goods delivery purposes

How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.


Privacy Statement

We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. By visiting our website, you consent to the use of your information as set out in this privacy statement. We may change our privacy statement at any time, and if so, we will post the changes on this website.

What Personal Information About Customers Do We Gather?
We collect from you, the website user, only such information as is required to conduct business with you in an efficient manner.
Information You Give Us:
We receive and store any information you enter on our Web site or give us in any other way. You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features. We use the information that you provide for such purposes as responding to your requests, customizing future shopping for you, improving our store, and communicating with you.

Credit Card Information:
We do not store credit card details nor do we share customer details with any 3rd parties.
Automatic Information:
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, like many Web sites, we use "cookies", and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses our store.
E-mail Communications:
If you do not want to receive e-mail or other mail from us, please adjust your account to reflect this by selecting unsubscribed in the newsletters menu
We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information. However, we cannot guarantee the security of any data you disclose online. You accept the inherent security risks of providing information and dealing online over the Internet and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security unless this is due to our negligence or wilful default.
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