What is a cookie?
What cookies do we currently use?
We currently use a few cookies to make our site more efficient and useful for our customers. Some of these cookies are set by Sizzix and some are set by third parties such as YouTube or Facebook.
Cookies set automatically
|_ellison3_session||sizzix.co.uk||30 days||This cookie is essential and allows products to be placed into a basket, amongst other essential processes.|
|_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz||sizzix.co.uk||2 years, 30 mins, Session end, 1 day||These cookies collect anonymous analytic information about a user's website visit. For more information on these cookies please see: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html.|
|Machines||sizzix.co.uk||30 days||This cookie is used to save which Sizzix machines are owned and to trigger banners based on machines owned by the customer.|
|JSESSIONID||beacon-1.newrelic.com||5 mins||This cookie allows us to see how quickly or slowly site pages load.|
Cookies set by YouTube
We embed YouTube videos into our site using YouTube enhanced privacy mode. This means that YouTube won't set cookies before you press play. Cookies set after pressing play are as follows:
|PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, Use_hitbox||youtube.com||Almost 10 years, 8 months, After session||These cookies allow YouTube to track usage of its services and store user preferences|
Cookies set by Pinterest or Facebook
We use social media sharing buttons on product pages and throughout the site. We currently use Pinterest and Facebook and each company sets cookies when a social sharing button is pressed. These cookies are set from domains outside of our control but we have included the cookie information below for your convenience:
|_pinterest_sess||pinterest.com||42 years and 5 months||This cookie is used to keep you logged in as well as utilise certain features of the Pinterest service. For more information please see: http://pinterest.com/about/privacy/|
|csrftoken||pinterest.com||1 year||Protects Pinterest from malicious data. For more information please see: http://pinterest.com/about/privacy/|
|_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz, _utmv||pinterest.com||2 years, 30 mins, After session, 1 day||These cookies collect anonymous analytic information about a user's website visit. For more information on these cookies please see: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html|
Additional cookies may be set once you log into each service.
Cookies set by VeriSign
We use VeriSign to show that our site is secure. VeriSign scans our site periodically to make sure that we are secure. When you click the website seal, it will open a new browser window and sets a cookie. This cookie is set from a domain outside of our control but we have included the cookie information below:
|v1st||verisign.com||7 years 9 months||Tracks the number of clicks of the seal|
We use analytics services which are a set of tools used to collect and analyse usage statistics, enabling us to better understand how users use the website. This, in turn, enables us to improve the website and the products offered through it. You do not have to allow us to use these cookies, as detailed below, however whilst our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of the website, it does enable us to continually improve our business.
Blocking and deleting cookies
The method to block or delete cookies depends on which browser you are using. We have included external links to instructions for the most popular browsers, please see below:
Microsoft Internet Explorer 9
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 or 7
Block or Delete - http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647
If you are using a browser that isn’t listed above please see: http://www.aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=1
Changes to the law
On 26th May 2011, the EU Privacy and Electronic Communications Directive was amended to require consent for cookie placement for EU visitors. Sizzix is currently analysing its sites to find the best way to gain consent without impeding on your experience.
For more information about cookies please see http://www.aboutcookies.org.
Ellison Europe Ltd.
Unit 3, Whitegate Industrial Estate
United Kingdom, LL13 8UG