What are cookies?

Cookies are a small piece of data sent from a website that is stored is the users web browser to remember information the next time the user returns to that website.

Cookies are used so that we can improve our service for you with examples like:

  • remembering infromation you have entered or items you have added to you shopping cart, so you dont need to keep entering the information
  • looking at how you navigate through the website to make sure the layout meets you needs
  • remembering your social media information so you can interact with the website
Third-party cookies (cookies set by other websites through this site)
Name of cookie Reason for use of cookie Description
_utma Analytics Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
_utmb Analytics Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
_utmc Analytics Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
_utmz Analytics Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
_utmv Analytics Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
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auth_token Social Media Twitter Follow Button - for more on Twitters privacy policy visit: https://twitter.com/privacy
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secure_session Social Media Twitter Follow Button - for more on Twitters privacy policy visit: https://twitter.com/privacy
c_user Social Media Facebook Like Button - for more on Facebooks privacy policy visit: https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies
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