This pages contains full information on the cookies we use to allow full functionality of the Cases UK website. This includes details on all the cookies we may use, plus ways in which you can opt out of these cookies should you wish.
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A cookie is a text file containing small amounts of information which is placed by a website within a computer or device through your web browser; the cookie is subsequently sent back to the same website by the browser.
Cookies are designed to assist your computer or device to remember something the user has done within that website e.g. remembering that the user has logged in, or which buttons have been clicked.
There are specific cookies related to knowing whether a user is logged in or not. These are known as authentication cookies. Authentication cookies are important for the Cases UK website to know what information to show you, or if it needs to ask you to log in.
Cookies cannot carry viruses or install malware.
To make full use of the Cases UK website, cookies need to be enabled on your browser; certain features will not work if you reject cookies. Cookies are used to offer a personalised experience when browsing the website on your computer, tablet and mobile phone.
If you choose not to allow cookies you will still be able to browse the site but your experience will not be as good as if you have cookies enabled. Without cookies you will not be able to place an order as cookies are required for the ordering process to be completed.
Yes, cookies, or other data storing devices are used on all of our digital channels (web, mobile and tablet).
On the whole we only keep cookies for the duration of your visit to one of the Cases UK website except where indicated otherwise in the Cookie List. Please refer to the Cookie List for more information. Cookies placed by our carefully selected third party partners may be retained for longer.
No, cookies do not contain confidential information such as your home address, telephone number or credit card details. However, Homebase does not control what information is stored by third party cookies.
Please see below for a summary of the different types of cookies that may be used on the Cases UK website.
These cookies only last for the duration of your visit to our website. We use session cookies to help improve your experience with us and to support key activities that you want to undertake on our website. An example of this is in our shopping cart, where session cookies are used to retain the items you added to the cart until you are ready to checkout. These cookies are administered by us and none of your personal data is stored or retained after you have left our website.
These cookies are written on to your computer’s browser and remain in place until they expire or you choose to delete them. These cookies are used for a two primary purposes:
These cookies are used to measure your engagement with our website. They allow us change and develop our website to improve your experience with us. We may use this data to send you communications around areas of interest to you. Our marketing cookies also allow you to participate in customer surveys, giving you a chance to provide us with feedback and allowing us to further improve your online experience.
These cookies are used to support your experience on our website, such as the ability for you to leave product reviews, and to measure how you respond to enhancements that we test from ultime to time.
Cases UK also provides links to external third party websites and you may chose to click through to these sites. If you do so, these third party sites may send cookies to your browser. We do not control the setting of, and accept no liability in connection with, these cookies – please look at the cookies policies on the respective websites for more information about what they do with cookies and how you manage them.
The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.
|CART||The association with your shopping cart.|
|CATEGORY_INFO||Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.|
|COMPARE||The items that you have in the Compare Products list.|
|CURRENCY||Your preferred currency|
|CUSTOMER||An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.|
|CUSTOMER_AUTH||An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.|
|CUSTOMER_INFO||An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.|
|CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS||Stores the Customer Segment ID|
|EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE||A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.|
|FRONTEND||You sesssion ID on the server.|
|GUEST-VIEW||Allows guests to edit their orders.|
|LAST_CATEGORY||The last category you visited.|
|LAST_PRODUCT||The most recent product you have viewed.|
|NEWMESSAGE||Indicates whether a new message has been received.|
|NO_CACHE||Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.|
|PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART||A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.|
|POLL||The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.|
|POLLN||Information on what polls you have voted on.|
|RECENTLYCOMPARED||The items that you have recently compared.|
|STF||Information on products you have emailed to friends.|
|STORE||The store view or language you have selected.|
|VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS||The products that you have recently viewed.|
|WISHLIST||An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.|
|WISHLIST_CNT||The number of items in your Wishlist.
By using this site you agree that the website data is collected as described above and is stored anonymously.
We take privacy very seriously and do not give the collected data to any third party. The data collected is used only for the purposes of evaluating and optimising our website. The visitors are non identifiable by the data collected. Furthermore, the data is not merged with other data.
You can prevent cookies from being stored by your browser. We suggest that you do not make use of this feature as this may limit the use of the Cases UK website and may cause it to not function correctly.
We offer our customers the ability to share products on social networking sites such as Facebook. If you take the opportunity to share content in this way, the social network may send cookies to your browser. We do not control the setting of, and accept no liability in connection with, these cookies – please look at the social network’s websites for more information about what they do with cookies and how you can manage them.
We have a variety of pages on social networking sites such as Facebook. If you use these pages, the hosting sites may drop cookies onto your devices. We do not control the setting of, and accept no liability in connection with, these cookies – please look at the third-party websites for more information about what they do with cookies and how you can manage them.
You have different options to manage the cookies on your computer or device. You can change your browser settings to prevent cookies from being accepted, or, depending on which browser you are using, you might be able to receive an alert when a website is trying to place one on your browser. With most browsers you can allow first party cookies to be set but refuse third party cookies.
If you change your cookie preferences, you will still be able to browse around the site but certain functions will not be available, for example you will not be able to place an order, set up a new account or access an existing account. Also, by not allowing cookies, some of our standard functionality will not work, for example deleting certain cookies will remove items from your trolley or sign you out of your www.cases-uk.co.uk account.
Your browsers ‘help’ menu should tell you how to block cookies or change your cookie settings. How you adjust your browser will depend on the browser you are using.
You can delete cookies stored in your browser by using a function in your browser. Whilst this does not mean you won’t collect cookies in the future, it gives you freedom to delete your cookies after you have been online. This function is often known as ‘clearing cookies’.
Clearing your cookies on one browser of one device does not automatically clear them on another. You need to clear all browsers on all channels independently.
You can find some helpful information about cookies on www.aboutcookies.org
You can manage the cookies on your computer through your internet browser, using the links provided below. Remember that the choices you make in managing the cookies on your browser may impact the experience you have when visiting our website, and other websites.
For further information on the cookies we use on our website please contact us by email via firstname.lastname@example.org or by clicking the link below to complete our contact form.