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Cookie policy

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

(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


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 Co-Op Superstores 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:


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 the Site will load.


This cookie will expire after 30 days.


Persistent Cookies for Site Analytics and Performance


Google Analytics

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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use the Site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the Site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the Site, the website from which visitors come to the Site and the pages they visited within the Site.


You can find out more about the privacy policy which applies to Google’s analytics service at To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit

Your Privacy

How we use the data you supply:

  • to answer your queries via the contact form
  • to send you information on our services
  • for general statistics and research
  • to contact your regarding submitted queries
  • to email you our newsletter if subscribed

Please refer to our Privacy Policy attached to learn more about how we use the personal data you supply to

How we protect your details

We take appropriate technical measures to protect your personal information including making a regular backup of our system and data.


We have measures in place to make sure any personal information we collect is secure. Even though we take appropriate steps to protect your security, you should remember that data transmission over the internet cannot always be guaranteed as 100% secure.


The Site contains links to other websites. We cannot be responsible for the privacy policies on other sites and we advise you to read the privacy policy or statement of every website that collects your personal information.