Cookies

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small text file of letters and numbers that is used to distinguish you from another user and enables swift passage from one page to the next on our website.

Why do we use Cookies?

Cookies help us to provide you with a better customer experience when you browse to our website and allow us to improve and tailor the site for you. For example, we keep track of the domains from which people visit and we also measure visitor activity on the site, but we do so in ways that keep the information anonymous. We use the information that we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different areas of our website, and to help us make the site more useful to you.

Cookie Types

Our website uses two types of cookies. They are as follows:

System Cookies
These enable us to keep track of your movement from one page to another so that you do not get asked for the same information twice. Our shopping basket uses system cookies to remember your selections so that when you proceed to the checkout we know what you have selected rather than your shopping basket being empty.

System cookies we use:

Cookie Name Purpose Expire
ac_shop For storing the users basket and their previously viewed
items/wishlist

 

1 year from day they go onto the website

Analytics Cookies
These enable us to recognize and count the number of visitors to the website, and to see how you navigate the site. These cookies help us to improve the way our website works, for example by making sure that users can find what they want quickly and easily.

Analytic cookies we use:

Name Description Expire
peerius Displaying relevant products based on user behaviour 1 minute
Google Analytics
__utmx, __utmmx, __utma, __utmb and __utmz.
This is for Google Analytics tracking. The cookies are set to expire 2 years into the future

Opt-out Information

By using and browsing the Footpatrol website, you are approving the use of cookies by Footpatrol in accordance with our cookies policy. If you have an objection to our use of cookies you must or disable the cookies or stop using the site.

To disable cookies your website browser settings needs to be set to reject cookies; this depends on the browser being used. We have provided guidance on how to do this for popular browsers:-

For Microsoft Internet Explorer:
1. Choose the menu "tools" then "Internet Options"
2. Click on the "privacy" tab
3. Select the setting 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" then "Preferences"
2. Privacy

For further assistance please refer to help pages within your browser.

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