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Cookie Policy for Devon Guild of Craftsmen Online Shop

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files

that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information

they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you

can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or 'break' certain elements of the

sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies...
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How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry

standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they

add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need

them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help

for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other

websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality

and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies. 

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The Cookies We Set

If you create an account with us then we will use cookies for the management of the signup process and

general administration. These cookies will usually be deleted when you log out however in some cases they

may remain afterwards to remember your site preferences when logged out.

We use cookies when you are logged in so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to

log in every single time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you

log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in.

This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are

already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to

subscribed/unsubscribed users.

This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your

order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.

List of Cookies this website uses.

Cookies Description

Session Cookies

These enable you to carry out some essential functions on the website, such as maintaining log in details for a transactio or preserving your basket. They also help by minimising the need to transfer information across the internet and expire when you terminate your browser session.

Google Analytics Cookies

This website uses Google Analytics. This is a web analytics service provided by Google enabling us to monitor how the website is accessed and navigated - we use this information to make improvements to the general user experience

Yahoo Conversions Cookies This website uses Yahoo Conversions. This is a service provided by Yahoo that enables us to monitor items ordered in each sale and improve the suitability of products we provide for our customers.
Paypal Express Cookies This website uses Paypal Express. This is a checkout service provided by Paypal that offers our customers an alternative method of paying for their orders.
ShareThis Cookies This website uses ShareThis sharing widgets enabling our customers to share pages with their friends via a number of different social media platforms.


Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section

details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the

web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These

cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can

continue to produce engaging content. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce

engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you

visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site for you.

From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered.

When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent

experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the


As we sell products it's important for us to understand statistics about how many of the visitors to our

site actually make a purchase and as such this is the kind of data that these cookies will track. This is

important to you as it means that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor

our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.

The Google AdSense service we use to serve advertising uses a DoubleClick cookie to serve more relevant

ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you.

For more information on Google AdSense see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social

network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Facebook, Twitter,

Pinterest, Instagram, Google +, LinkedIn, Email App, Tumblr, Youtube, Vimeo,, will set cookies through

our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for

various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

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More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that

you aren't sure whether you need or not it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does

interact with one of the features you use on our site. However if you are still looking for more

information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods.


Phone: 01626 832223