What are cookies?
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
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We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
List of cookies we collect
We use the following types of cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies: These are cookies that are required for the operation of our site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
Performance cookies: These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. These cookies do not collect any information which uniquely identifies you specifically - all data is aggregated and anonymous.
Functionality cookies. These cookies allow a site to remember choices you make (such as your language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise.
Targeting/advertising cookies. These cookies record your visit to our site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.
|_fbp||.buddshirts.co.uk||Advertisement||This cookie is set by Facebook to display advertisements when either on Facebook or on a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising, after visiting the website.||3 months|
|YSC||.youtube.com||Advertisement||YSC cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on Youtube pages.||session|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||.youtube.com||Advertisement||A cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface.||5 months 27 days|
|_ga||.buddshirts.co.uk||Analytics||The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.||2 years|
|_gid||.buddshirts.co.uk||Analytics||Installed by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website's performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.||1 day|
|_ga_LTQYZSTYPY||.buddshirts.co.uk||Analytics||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics.||2 years|
|_ga_TE8ZLVCDSC||.buddshirts.co.uk||Analytics||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics.||2 years|
|_hjFirstSeen||.buddshirts.co.uk||Analytics||Hotjar sets this cookie to identify a new user’s first session. It stores a true/false value, indicating whether it was the first time Hotjar saw this user.||30 minutes|
|_hjIncludedInSessionSample||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Analytics||Hotjar sets this cookie to know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the site's daily session limit.||2 minutes|
|_hjIncludedInPageviewSample||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Analytics||Hotjar sets this cookie to know whether a user is included in the data sampling defined by the site's pageview limit.||2 minutes|
|_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgress||.buddshirts.co.uk||Analytics||Hotjar sets this cookie to detect the first pageview session of a user. This is a True/False flag set by the cookie.||30 minutes|
|CONSENT||.youtube.com||Analytics||YouTube sets this cookie via embedded youtube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data.||2 years|
|__lc_cid||.accounts.livechatinc.com||Functional||This is an essential cookie for the website live chat box to function properly.||2 years|
|__lc_cst||.accounts.livechatinc.com||Functional||This cookie is used for the website live chat box to function properly.||2 years|
|mage-messages||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Functional||This cookie is set by the provider Magento. This cookie is used to track error messages and other notifications that are shown to the user, such as the cookie consent message, and various error messages. The message is deleted from the cookie after it is shown to the shopper.||1 day|
|__oauth_redirect_detector||accounts.livechatinc.com||Functional||This cookie is used to recognize the visitors using live chat at different times inorder to optimize the chat-box functionality.||past|
|PHPSESSID||.www.buddshirts.co.uk||Necessary||This cookie is native to PHP applications. The cookie is used to store and identify a users' unique session ID for the purpose of managing user session on the website. The cookie is a session cookies and is deleted when all the browser windows are closed.||1 hour|
|wp_customerGroup||.www.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||No description available.||1 year|
|searchReport-log||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is used for tracking the search queries made by the visitor.||session|
|_dc_gtm_UA-39604578-1||.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||No description||1 minute|
|_hjSessionUser_85718||.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||No description||1 year|
|_hjSession_85718||.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||No description||30 minutes|
|section_data_ids||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the provider Magento.This cookie is used store customer-specific information related to shopper-initiated actions such as display wish list, checkout information, etc.||1 day|
|mage-cache-sessid||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to cleanup the local cache storage. When the cookie is removed by the backend application, the admin cleans up local storage, and sets the cookie value to true.||1 day|
|recently_viewed_product||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to stores product IDs of recently viewed products for easy navigation.||1 day|
|recently_viewed_product_previous||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to stores product IDs of recently previously viewed products for easy navigation.||1 day|
|recently_compared_product||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to stores product IDs of recently compared products.||1 day|
|recently_compared_product_previous||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to store product IDs of previously compared products for easy navigation.||1 day|
|product_data_storage||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to stores configuration for product data related to Recently Viewed / Compared Products.||1 day|
|recently_viewed_product||buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to stores product IDs of recently viewed products for easy navigation.||never|
|recently_compared_product_previous||buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to store product IDs of previously compared products for easy navigation.||never|
|product_data_storage||buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to stores configuration for product data related to Recently Viewed / Compared Products.||never|
|recently_compared_product||buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to stores product IDs of recently compared products.||never|
|recently_viewed_product_previous||buddshirts.co.uk||Other||This cookie is set by the Magento. This cookie is used to stores product IDs of recently previously viewed products for easy navigation.||never|
|__kla_id||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Performance||Cookie set to track when someone clicks through a Klaviyo email to a website.||2 years|
|mage-cache-storage||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Performance||This cookie is set by Magento. This cookie is used for caching content on the browser to make pages load faster.||1 day|
|mage-cache-storage-section-invalidation||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Performance||This cookie is set by Magento. This cookie is used for caching content on the browser to make pages load faster.||1 day|
|form_key||.www.buddshirts.co.uk||Performance||This cookie is used to track the form submissions and for facilitating content caching on browser to make pages load faster.||1 hour|
|mage-banners-cache-storage||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Performance||This cookie is set by the provider Magento eCommerce platform. This cookie is used for storing banner content locally to improve performance.||1 day|
|mage-banners-cache-storage||buddshirts.co.uk||Performance||This cookie is set by the provider Magento eCommerce platform. This cookie is used for storing banner content locally to improve performance.||never|
|mage-cache-storage||buddshirts.co.uk||Performance||This cookie is set by Magento. This cookie is used for caching content on the browser to make pages load faster.||never|
|_gat||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Performance||This cookie is installed by Google Universal Analytics to restrain request rate and thus limit the collection of data on high traffic sites.||past|
|AMP_TOKEN||www.buddshirts.co.uk||Performance||This cookie is set by Google Analytics and contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service.||past|