What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your personal computer, mobile or other device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device.
How long are cookies stored for?
These cookies remain on a user’s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. They are activated each time that the user visits the website that created that particular cookie.
these cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when they close the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once you close the browser, all session cookies are deleted.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improve the user experience.
Cookies used on the Spence & Co Website
A list of all the cookies used on the Spence & Co Website by category is set out below.
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies enable services you have specifically asked for. These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the Spence & Co Website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website.
These cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited. By using the Spence & Co Website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.
These cookies collect information about how visitors use the Spence & Co Website for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how the Spence & Co Website works.
Third party cookies
These cookies allow third parties to track the success of their application or customise the application for you. Because of how cookies work we cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used on the Spence & Co Website. For example, if you choose to ‘share’ content through Twitter, Instagram or Facebook you might be sent cookies from these websites. Spence & Co don’t control the setting of these cookies, so please check those websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.