Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are commonly used by many websites to improve your user experience as well as provide information to website owners.

In accordance with the Directive on Privacy and Electronic Communications 2003 and General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (GDPR), and to be as open and transparent as possible, we have provided more information on the cookies in use on our website here. These details may change over time as we continue to develop our website. You can change the settings in your web browser to allow or deny different websites from setting cookies.

See www.allaboutcookies.org for more information about cookies and instructions on how to adjust your browser settings to accept, delete or reject cookies.

Further information

The information below explains the cookies we use and why – all cookies are first party (host .veganwinebox.co.uk) unless otherwise stated.

Strictly Necessary Cookies

Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

If you leave a review on our site you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Other strictly necessary cookies:

NameDescriptionExpires
__cfduidUsed by CloudFlare to speed up page load times. It is used to override any security restrictions based on the IP address the visitor is coming from. It does not contain any user identification information.1 month
wc_cart_hash_#
Contains information about your basket and helps us know when the basket contents change.
Session
wc_fragments_#Contains information about your basket and helps us know when the basket contents change.Session
wpSGCacheBypassUsed for local caching purposes to improve the speed and performance of the website. This website is built using WordPress and hosted by SiteGround.Session

Functionality Cookies

Functionality cookies help to improve your experience of the website by remembering choices that you have previously made in order to improve your experience next time you visit the website.

NameDescriptionExpires
age_gateUsed to verify you are over 18 and can legally access this website. Stops the age check displaying each time a new session is opened.
1 year
boxzilla_box_4114This cookie is associated with the sign up form that pops up on this site and prevents it popping up again.1 month
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessaryThis cookie keeps track of which cookies you have approved for this site.1 hour
cookies.jsDetermines whether you have accepted the cookie consent box. This ensures that the cookie consent box will not be presented again upon re-entry.
store_notice[notice id]Allows customers to dismiss the Store Notice.Session
store_notice[notice id]Allows customers to dismiss the Store Notice.Session
viewed_cookie_policyThis cookie keeps track of whether you have read our Cookie Policy on www.veganwinebox.co.uk.1 hour

Performance Cookies

Performance cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously. These include Google Analytic cookies. You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies as described here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

NameDescriptionExpires
_ga
Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.2 years
_gclxxxxGoogle conversion tracking cookie3 months
_gidRegisters a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.1 day
mailchimp_landing_siteUsed to measure which page was visited first.27 days

Targeting/Advertising Cookies

Targeting/Advertising cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

NameDescriptionExpires
_gat_xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxGoogle Analytics CookiesFew seconds

Last updated: February 2020