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What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file which is downloaded from a website and stored on a website user’s computer (or other device). The cookie is then sent back to the website on each visit. Cookies ‘remember’ anonymous information about your visit and movement between web pages, to allow functions such as setting options (e.g. change text size or store items in a shopping basket) and tracking web visitor traffic (e.g. Google Analytics), amongst other things. There are 'first party cookies' which are set by the website you are visiting and 'third party cookies' which are set by other websites and are working on the page you are viewing (e.g. Google Analytics, social network sharing tools).
Cookies on this website
None of the cookies on this website are used to personally identify its visitors (e.g. your name and address). They do not collect or store personal or sensitive data about individual visitors. The majority of cookies used on this website are set for logged-in users only, i.e. The Flower Deli website administrator only, and are essential to ensure that the website functions as it should.
How to switch off cookies
If you do not wish to receive cookies then you can switch them off and delete them in your browser. Different browsers perform this function in different ways. You can find out how to do it in your browser by searching its 'Help' facility. You can change your cookie settings at any time. This website explains how to control cookies.
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