What are cookies?
A cookie is a text file containing small amounts of information which is downloaded to your device when you access a website. The text file is then sent back to our server each time your browser requests a page from the server. This enables us to operate the site more effectively and load the site in such a way as to reflect your personal preferences, based on your previous browsing on dataresus.com, as well as keywords we may be able to gather from URLs of web pages from which you accessed dataresus.com. Cookies can also allow us to do various other things, as explained below.
What cookies do we use?
When you visit dataresus.com, the following types of cookies may be downloaded to your device:
We use the categorisation set out by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in their UK Cookie Guide, produced in April 2012. The guide is available to download in PDF format (290KB). The guide identifies four categories of cookies, outlined below:
Strictly necessary cookies:
These cookies are essential for the user to move around the website and to use its features, e.g. shopping baskets and e-billing.
These cookies collect information about how the user makes use of the site, e.g. which pages the user visits most. These cookies do not collect information that identifies the user.
These cookies remember choices made by the user and enhance the features, e.g. language or user's location.
These cookies are also used to remember a user's preferences for a font size, or customisable parts of a web page.
How do I turn cookies off?
If you do not wish us to install cookies or you don’t agree with how we use these cookies in any way, you can change the settings on your internet browser to reject cookies. For more information please consult the “Help” section of your browser or visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org. Please note that if you do set your browser to reject cookies, you may not be able to use all of the features of our site.