Cookie policy

  1. What are cookies?

 

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

 

Dairygold (“we” or “us”) uses a small number of cookies on http://www.dairygold.ie

(the “Site”) and we have detailed these cookies below. These cookies do not collect any personal information about you. Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

 

We use a web analytics tool to analyse site usage, how our users arrive at the Site, what they do on the Site, what browser they are using and on what operating system etc. However, this analytics data, collected via a JavaScript tag in the pages of the Site, is not tied to personally identifiable information.

 

The cookies we use on the Site, and what we use them for, is described below. Currently we operate an ‘implied consent’ policy which means that we assume you are happy with this usage. If you are not happy, then you should either not use the Site, or you should delete Dairygold cookies having visited the Site, or you should browse the Site using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari etc.).

 

“Session” Cookies

 

One of the cookies we use is essential for parts of the Site to operate. Session cookies allow the Site to recognise users so that data selection is remembered from page to page. You may delete and block all cookies from the Site, but parts of the Site may then not work.

 

The Session Cookies used are:

  • PHPSESSID; and
  • composecommerce_front

More information on session cookies and what they are used for at:

http://www.allaboutcookies.org/cookies/session-cookies-used-for.html 

 

Desktop Site Preference
If you visit the mobile version of the Site, you may indicate that you prefer to view the full desktop version by clicking the relevant link in the footer. This will set a cookie so that the next time you view the Site on your mobile the desktop version of