Last Updated: – 20th December 2019
This document will explain to you what cookies are, how we make use of them, what third-party services make use of Pick Pack Direct, your choices involving cookies and further information about cookies.
What Are Cookies:
A cookie is a small piece of text that a website makes use of, a cookie file is stored within your web browser (Google, Firefox etc.) and allows Pick Pack Direct to recognise you. This makes subsequent visits for you easier and allows us to be more useful to you.
They are not harmful to either you or your computer, they exist only to make your browsing experience as uncomplicated as possible while granting us the information necessary to improve our own website.
Some cookies are persistent, whereas others only last for a session.
Through browsing our website we may place a selection of cookie files in your web browser.
Our cookies are used for the following purposes:
- Provide analytics,
- Store user preferences.
We use both persistent and session cookies on Pick Pack Direct, these are implemented through Google Analytics. These cookies along with their expiration time and function are in the table in the page below:
|Cookie Name||Default Expiration Time||Function|
|__utma||2 years from set/update||Used to distinguish users and sessions.|
|__utmt||10 minutes||Used to throttle request rate.|
|__utmb||30 minutes from set/update||Used to determine new sessions and visits.|
|__utmc||End of session||Works in conjunction with __utmb to deter-mine whether a user was in a new session or visit.|
|__utmz||6 months from set/update||Stores the traffic source or campaign that explained how a user reached our site.|
|__utmv||2 years from set/update||Used to store visitor-level custom variable data.|
What Are Your Choices Regarding Cookies:
If you delete your cookies or refuse to accept them in the first place, you may not be able to store any preferences within our website.
Where Can You Find More Information About Cookies:
You can learn more about our cookies by emailing us using the details below:
If you wish to find out more about cookies in general, here is a link to a third-party website (we have no affiliation with the website):