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We use the following 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 Site, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
- Analytical/performance cookies. They 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.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our Site. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
- Targeting 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.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of Our Site.
How do you delete cookies?
If you would like to delete, restrict or block cookies which are set by our website, you can to this through your browser. You can do this by going to the Help or Settings function within your browser where it should explain how this is done.
You can also find out more detailed instruction on cookie removal at http://www.aboutcookies.org/how-to-delete-cookies/ which contains information on how to remove cookies from most web browsers; or at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
Please be aware that if you choose to restrict cookies this could impact the functionality of our website.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below.
|Google Analytics||Marketing Attribution||These cookies collect information about how our visitors use this Site. This data is collected anonymously, and is used to help improve this Site’s functionality.|
|Twitter Ads||Attribution||These cookies collect information about how our visitors use this Site. This data is collected anonymously, and is used to help improve this Site’s functionality.|
|Facebook Ads||Attribution and Analytics||These cookies collect information about how our visitors use this Site. This data is collected anonymously, and is used to help improve this Site’s functionality.|
|Google Ad Words||Attribution and Retargeting||These cookies collect information about how our visitors use this Site. This data is collected anonymously, to help our marketing communication be more relevant and is used to help improve this Site’s functionality.|
|IBM||Marketing Communication||These cookies collect information about how our visitors use the site. This data is collected anonymously to help our marketing communication be more relevant.|