Cookie Usage Policy

Cookie Usage Policy

Cookies are small text files which are transferred from our website and stored on your computer's hard drive. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide general usage information to the owners of the site.

Based on the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC UK) guidance, cookies can be split into the following categories:

  • Strictly Necessary
  • Performance
  • Functionality
  • Targeting

The Speedgate website currently only makes use of Strictly Necessary, Functionality and Performance cookies. Details of how we use these cookies are as follows.


Strictly Necessary

These are cookies needed for our website to function properly. They allow you to use the shopping basket facility and therefore purchase items from our website.

Name
JSESSIONID
Description
Session Cookie
Purpose
This is a temporary cookie file which is deleted when you close your web browser. When you restart your browser and revisit our site, the website will not recognise you.
Name
PHPSESSID
Description
Session Cookie
Purpose
This is a temporary cookie file which is deleted when you close your web browser. When you restart your browser and revisit our site, the website will not recognise you.

Functionality

These are cookies record information about choices you have made whilst using our website and allow us to tailor the website to your needs.

Name
cc_cookie_accept
Description
Acceptance Cookie
Purpose
This cookie records that you have accepted the use of cookies on our website in accordance with our Cookie Usage Policy and prevents the notification message appearing in future.
cc_cookie_decline
Acceptance Cookie
This cookie records that you have declined the use of cookies on our website in accordance with our Cookie Usage Policy.

Performance

These cookies collect information about how visitors use our website, such as which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages or broken links. These cookies don't collect information that identifies an individual visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous and only used to improve how our website works.

Name
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__utmz
Description
Google Analytics
Purpose
Google Analytics uses cookies to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google, who will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can find out more about this service at http://www.google.com/analytics.

Targeting

We do not use Targeting cookies.


Managing Cookies

Most web browsers allow some control to restrict or block cookies if you wish, however if you disable cookies you may find this affects your ability to use certain parts of our website.

Please consult your web browser's documentation for further information on disabling cookies.