INFORMATION ABOUT OUR USE OF COOKIES
Hambleton Office Plus Ltd (“We”) are committed to providing users with the optimum experience and use cookies to assist in providing this.

This policy (together with our  terms of use and any other documents referred to on it) sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.  Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it. By visiting our website you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.

Our website https://hambletonofficeplus.co.uk/ uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with an improved experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive that you can opt out of or remove at any point.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies
    These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical/performance cookies
    They 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. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies
    These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

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

Cookie Name Purpose Expiry More Information
rc::c Google This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. Session https://policies.google.com/privacy
__utma Google Collects data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. Used by Google Analytics. 2 years https://policies.google.com/privacy
__utmb Google Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit. 1 day https://policies.google.com/privacy
__utmc Google Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user leaves the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit. session https://policies.google.com/privacy
__utmt Google Used to throttle the speed of requests to the server. 1 day https://policies.google.com/privacy
__utmz Google Collects data on where the user came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used. Used by Google Analytics. 6 months https://policies.google.com/privacy
t.gif Automattic Ensures that product pictures are presented correctly on website. Session https://automattic.com/privacy/
elementor Elementor Allows for real-time changes to web page layouts and styling. Persistent  
wc_cart_hash_# WooCommerce This is used to store products which are added to your cart/basket whilst browsing the website. Persistent  
yith_wcwl_session_# WooCommerce Purpose: This is used to store products which are added to your Wishlist whilst browsing the website. 29 days  

Third party advertisers or advertising companies working on their own behalf may use technology to serve advertisements that appear on our sites directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this happens. They may also use cookies to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and to personalise advertising content. We do not have access to or control over cookies or other features that advertisers and third party sites may use, and the information practices of these advertisers and third party websites are not covered by our Privacy Policy or this Cookie Policy. Please contact these third parties directly for more information about their privacy practices.

You may block cookies by activating 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 site.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 540 days.

ACCESS TO INFORMATION
The Act and the GDPR gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act and or the GDPR. Any access request will be subject to a fee of £10 to meet our costs in providing you with details of the information we hold about you.

CHANGES TO OUR COOKIE POLICY
Any changes we make to our cookie policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our privacy policy.

CONTACT
Questions, comments and requests regarding this cookie policy are welcomed and should be addressed to team@hambletonofficeplus.co.uk