A cookies is a small file that asks the browser for permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. When you agree, the file is then added and this helps analyse website traffic and also lets you know when you visit a particular website. Cookies allow website applications to identify and respond to you as an individual. From this, website applications can tailor outputs to your likes, dislikes and needs by gathering and retaining information about your preferences.
Cookies help us to provide our customers with a better overall website. They allow us to monitor the website pages to find out what pages are more useful and which ones aren’t, but we need you to enable/allow cookies for that to work. A cookie does not give us access to your computer or any other information about you, just the data you choose to share. You can still use our website without enabling cookies though, however, most internet browsers will automatically accept cookies by default, but you can modify the browser setting to decline cookies. We’d suggest that you allow cookies for our website as it improves the overall experience.
Links to other websites
The Supplements2u website contains links to other related website such as useful articles, bloggers, brands and other websites of interest. Once you click these links and navigate away from our site, you should note that we have no control over the other websites. We cannot therefore be responsible for the privacy and proteins of any information that you may provide to these other websites and as such these sites are not governed by this privacy statement. We would suggest that you check their privacy statements for the website that you are browsing.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
- whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
- if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at email@example.com
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.
|The association with your shopping cart.
|Stores the category info on the page that allows to display pages more quickly.
|The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
|Your preferred currency
|An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
|An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
|An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
|Stores the Customer Segment ID
|A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
|Your session ID on the server.
|Allows guests to edit their orders.
|The last category you visited.
|The most recent product you have viewed.
|Indicates whether a new message has been received.
|Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
|A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
|The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.
|Information on what polls you have voted on.
|The items that you have recently compared.
|Information on products you have emailed to friends.
|The store view or language you have selected.
|The products that you have recently viewed.
|An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
|The number of items in your Wishlist.
|Used to distinguish users. Expiration Time = 2 years.
|Used to distinguish users. Expiration Time = 24 hours.
|Used to throttle request rate. Expiration Time = 1 minute.
Additional Information on Cookies and turning Cookies On Within Your Browser
Start Internet Explorer
Under the Tools menu, click Internet Options
Click the Privacy tab
Click the Advanced button
Put a check mark in the box for Override Automatic Cookie Handling, put another check mark in the Always accept session cookies box
Restart Internet Explore
Select Internet Options from the Tools menu
Click on the Privacy tab
Click the Default button (or manually slide the bar down to Medium) under Settings. Click OK
Click on the Tools-menu in Mozilla
Click on the Options... item in the menu - a new window open
Click on the Privacy selection in the left part of the window. (See image below)
Expand the Cookies section
Check the Enable cookies and Accept cookies normally checkboxes
Save changes by clicking Ok.
Click on the Tools menu in Opera
Click on the Preferences... item in the menu - a new window open
Click on the Privacy selection near the bottom left of the window. (See image below)
The Enable cookies checkbox must be checked, and Accept all cookies should be selected in the "Normal cookies" drop-down
Save changes by clicking Ok