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Cookies Notice

Last Update:  August 2021

  1. GENERAL

    1. Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

    2. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is downloaded on to your computer when you visit a website. Cookies are used by many websites and can do a number of things, eg remembering your preferences, recording what you have put in your shopping basket, and counting the number of people looking at a website.

    3. We may use the following cookies:

      • Essential cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable us to deliver you our website and for security purposes.

      • Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website 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 website. These cookies help us to give you the best experience with us; such as monitoring whether you view our content on your mobile, desktop, or tablet, so we can display the website properly.

    4. We may update this Cookie Policy. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information about cookies set by Kitleys.

  2. SPECIFIC COOKIES

    1. You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them below:

      • Essential Cookies

        • bSession. Used for system effectiveness measurement​. Duration - 30 minutes.

        • XSRF-TOKEN.  Used for security reasons. Duration - Session.

        • hs. Used for security reasons. Duration - Session.

        • svSession. Used for security reasons. Duration - 2 years.

        • SSR-caching. Used to indicate the system from which the site was rendered. Duration - 1 minute.

        • consent-policy. Used for cookie banner parameters. Duration - 12 months.

      • Analytics Cookies (Google)

        • _ga. Used to distinguish users on the website. Duration - 2 years.​

        • _gid. Used to distinguish users on the website. Duration - 24 hours.

        • _gat_gtag_UA_[string]. Identification code of website for tracking visits. Duration - 1 minute.

  3. DURATION

    1. Depending on their function, Cookies may have different durations. There are session cookies and persistent cookies:

      • ​Session cookies only last for your online session. It means that the browser deletes these cookies once you close your browser; and

      • Persistent cookies stay on your device after the browser has been closed and last for the period of time specified in the cookie.

  4. COOKIE SETTINGS

    1. You can manage your cookies by clicking on settings on our cookies banner and toggling off those cookies you do not wish to be activated. Please note that you will not be able to toggle off essential cookies on our cookies banner.

    2. You can also activate 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 website.

    3. To find out more about cookies, how to refuse them and how to change your device’s cookie settings, you should visit the ICO Cookie Guidance.