Cookies are tiny text files stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages. They contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. use cookies to help improve the way our site works, keep track of what you have in your basket and to remember you when you return to our site. To shop at you need to have all cookies enabled, though you can still use the website for browsing and research purposes without them.

To order products on, you need to have cookies enabled. Most web browsers have cookies enabled, but see below for help to turn them on should you need to.

Please note that cookies can’t harm your computer. We don’t store personally identifiable information such as credit card details in cookies we create, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to help improve your experience of the site. For example, they help us to identify and resolve errors, or to determine relevant related products to show you when you’re browsing.

There are three different categories these cookies are split into:

  • Strictly Necessary Cookies – These cookies are essential for the site to function. They allow you to browse the site, search for products and add items to the basket.
  • Performance Cookies – These cookies collect information about how visitors use the website. All of the information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. We use performance cookies to monitor and improve how our website works
  • Functionality Cookies – These cookies help to improve your experience of the website. For example by recognising your location therefore displaying appropriate delivery options in a banner, allowing you to integrate with social media and reminding you of your recently viewed items

The tables below list the cookies we collect and what information they store.



CART The association with your shopping cart.
CUSTOMER An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
CUSTOMER_AUTH An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
CUSTOMER_INFO An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS Stores the Customer Segment ID
FRONTEND Your session ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW Allows guests to edit their orders.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.

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WRUID An identifier for our Clicktale Analytics software
Google Analytics system cookies
Email Marketingcom.silverpop.iMAWebCookie, com.silverpop.iMA.page_visit, com.silverpop.iMA.session Helps track our email marketing campaigns
Tradedoubler Monitoring sales from our affiliate networks
AffiliateFuture Monitoring sales from our affiliate networks
Googleads Monitoring sales from our affiliate networks



CATEGORY_INFO Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.
COMPARE The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
CURRENCY Your preferred currency
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
LAST_CATEGORY The last category you visited.
LAST_PRODUCT The most recent product you have viewed.
NEWMESSAGE Indicates whether a new message has been received.
NO_CACHE Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
POLL The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.
POLLN Information on what polls you have voted on.
RECENTLYCOMPARED The items that you have recently compared.
STF Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE The store view or language you have selected.
VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS The products that you have recently viewed.
WISHLIST An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
WISHLIST_CNT The number of items in your Wishlist

Please note our advertisers may also use cookies over which we have no control


If you want to disable cookies you need to change your website browser settings to reject cookies. How to do this will depend on the browser you use and we provide further detail below on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers:

For Microsoft Internet Explorer:

  1. Choose the menu “Tools” then “Internet Options”
  2. Click on the “Privacy” tab
  3. Select the appropriate setting

For Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Choose the menu “Tools” then “Options”
  2. Click on the icon “privacy”
  3. Find the menu “cookie” and select the relevant options

For Opera 6.0 and further:

  1. Choose the menu “Files”> “Preferences”
  2. Privacy