This information is outlined as part of our efforts to comply with recent legislation and to ensure that we are open, honest and clear about user privacy. We want our website to be informative, personal, and as user-friendly as possible and cookies help us to achieve that goal.
You can read all about this in the section below “HOW TO CONTROL AND ENABLE/DISABLE COOKIES”.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a small file and holds a certain amount of data, which our website can send to your browser.
Cookies are used by most websites for a variety of reasons – often very practical reasons to do with the operation of the website. However, they are also used to monitor how customers and visitors are using the website (which pages are visited and how long is spent on each page). Each “visitor session” is tracked even though no effort is made to try to identify them in person.
It may then be stored on your computer’s hard drive and accessed by our web server. This cookie data can then be retrieved and allow us to customize our web pages and services accordingly. It’s important to clarify that cookies do not collect any personal data stored on your hard drive or computer. Cookies cannot be programmed, cannot carry viruses, and cannot install malware on the host computer.
To use our website fully, you will need to have cookies enabled. If you do not wish to enable cookies, you can still browse the site; however certain features(such as placing orders) of the site may be limited.
To find out more about cookies
PRIVACY AND COOKIES
PicktoOwn.com any personal information about you confidentially in accordance with the Data Protection Act. We will store your personal information only if you chose to provide us with it, for example by completing one of our online forms or by registering with our website. Any personal information you supply will only be used to provide the requested information or service, or for contacting you in the future about related services unless you are opt-out.
PicktoOwn.com is not responsible for the contents or reliability of any 3rd party websites linked from this site and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. The listing should not be taken as an endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all the time and we have no control over the availability of the linked pages.
- allows users to log in/register/order
- check those cookies can be set and therefore determine whether a user is able to log in
- store a reference to a form, this allows the customer to complete it over multiple sessions
- load-balancing/distribute workload across the web servers
- help us to analyze user statistics
A few different types of cookies can be generated on your visit to this website.
We use three types of cookies:
- Session cookies, which are automatically deleted after every visit.
- Persistent cookies will remain in place during multiple visits to the site.
- Third-party cookies, which are used by partner websites that are embedded within our site or that we link to.
1. SESSION COOKIES
These enable you to perform essential functions on the site, such as remembering a repeat form field item within a browsing session. In addition, they help by limiting the need to transfer information across the Internet. They are not stored on your computer and will expire when you terminate your browser session.
2. PERSISTENT COOKIES
These enable us to recognize anonymous repeat visitors to the site. By matching an anonymous, randomly generated identifier, a record can be taken of specific browsing information such as how you arrive at the site, the pages you view, options you select, and the path taken through the site. By monitoring this information we’re able to make improvements to the site, including the fixing of errors and the enhancement of the content.
We use Google Analytics to analyze page use, page interactions and the routes taken through our sites. These are known as ‘website metrics’ or ‘analytics’. We do not record any personal information as part of this process.
3. THIRD(3RD) PARTY COOKIES
When you visit our site you may notice some cookies that are not related to PicktoOwn.com. If you go on to a web page that contains embedded content, for example from Facebook or YouTube, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We do not control the generation of these cookies, so we suggest that you check the individual third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them. The following third-party cookies are used on the site:
- Twitter – Used by the social sharing button
- Facebook – Used by the social sharing button
- Instagram – Used by the social sharing button
- Linkedin – Used by the social sharing button
- Google Business – Used by the social sharing button
HOW TO CONTROL AND ENABLE/DISABLE COOKIES
If you decide to disable cookies this gets the record this so you don’t get asked the question again. You will find that most of the website works as expected although functions that rely on cookies are obviously disabled. These functions include using online forms (e.g. our inquiry form) or any feature that requires login.
We use a cookie to remember your cookie preferences;
- if you delete all your cookies, you will have to inform us again on your preference;
- if you use a different device, browser or computer profile you will be prompted again.
If you do not know the type and version of the web browser you use to access the Internet, click on ‘Help’ at the top of your browser window, then click ‘About’. The relevant information you require will then be shown.
INTERNET EXPLORER(IE)/Microsoft Edge Browser
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, 7.0, 8.0, 9.0, 10, 11
Click on the ‘Tools’ option at the top of your browser window and select ‘Internet options’, then click on the ‘Privacy’ tab. Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below, which will then enable cookies in your browser. Settings above Medium will disable cookies.
GOOGLE CHROME (LATEST VERSION)
Click on the spanner icon at the top right of your browser window and select ‘Settings’. Click ‘Show advanced settings’ at the bottom and locate the ‘Privacy’ section. Click ‘Content settings’ and within the cookies section at the top, select ‘Allow local data to be set’ to enables cookies. To disable cookies please check the ‘Block sites from setting any data’, ‘Block third-party cookies and site data’ and ‘Clear cookies and other site and plug-in data when I close my browser’ options.
PLEASE NOTE; If you delete or disable cookies in your browser, you may not be able to register on our site and benefit from some of our online features.
If you have questions or concerns please refer to our Terms and Conditions, Policies or Statements.
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- Main Activity: Marketing
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