Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Computer cookies are small text files that a website transfers to your computer. Cookies cannot harm your computer and are anonymous. They do not contain any information that could be used to identify you, nor do they contain any confidential information such as your email address or credit card details, an example cookie is shown below.

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Your computer sends this information to our server and our server uses this unique string of characters to link you to your account preferences and your shopping basket. By default cookies are enabled in browsers as they are commonly used by most websites.

 

How does Kitchen Buddies use cookies?

Examples of our use of 'cookies' include:

  • storing the content of your shopping basket as you proceed through 'Checkout' and so that it is available to you when you return to the website.
  • enabling you to 'log in' and stay logged in to your online account, so that you can see information relating to orders that you have placed and other information you have given to us, in the 'My Account' section of our website.
  • to record the areas of the site that you have visited and for how long, as well as the products that you viewed and those that you purchased. We use this information to help us improve the effectiveness of our website design, to make it more accessible to our users and to improve the quality of service that we provide.

 

All information collected via cookies regarding website usage and statistics is completely anonymous.

 

Can I switch cookies off?

The Kitchen Buddies website uses these cookies to make our website easier to use and to allow us to provide the best possible standard of service. Cookies are an essential part of how our website works, however we require your consent to use them.

To withdraw your consent, or if you want to be notified each time a cookie is about to be used, you should use the settings provided in your website browser to prevent us from storing cookies on your computer.

Information on how to do this can be found in the 'Help' section of your browser via the menu bar, however if you choose not to consent to the use of cookies your experience of our website will be severely impaired and many important aspects of the site will not work at all.