Cookie Policy

This policy describes how Uktal uses cookies on uktal.com (the Site). We recommend that you also consult our Privacy Policy for additional information on how we collect and use information collected from visitors to the Site.

Definition

Cookies are small text files placed on your device when you visit our site and are used to make the users experience more efficient. If you are based in the European Economic Area, when you first visit the UKTal.com with your browser settings adjusted to accept cookies, you will be asked to consent to the use of cookies in accordance with this Cookie Policy. If you accept, we will store cookies on your computer when they are necessary for the operation of the site.

How We Use Cookies

The type of cookies used on most websites can generally put into one of six categories. They are: Strictly Necessary, Performance, Functionality, Flash, Tailored Content and Targeting. UKTal uses Performance and Functionality cookies  to enable our systems to recognize your device and provide you with the best browsing experience possible.

We also use cookies for additional purposes, including:

1. Identifying you when you sign-in to our site. This allows us to provide you with product recommendations, display personalized content, recognize you as a Prime member, and enable you to use 1-Click purchasing, among other customized features and services we provide.

2. Delivering content and keeping track of your specified preferences. This allows us to honour your likes and dislikes, such as whether or not you would like to see interest-based ads. You may generally exercise your preferences through Your Account.

3. Keeping track of items stored in your shopping basket.

4. Preventing fraudulent activity.

5. Improving security.

Cookies also allow you to take advantage of some of UKTal’s essential features. For instance, if you block or otherwise reject our cookies, you will not be able to add items to your Shopping Basket, proceed to Checkout, or use any UKTal.com products and services that require you to Sign in.

Cookies and Browser Settings

The Help feature on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie and how to disable cookies altogether. Additionally, you can disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the add-on’s settings or visiting the website of its manufacturer.

Advertising:

Cookies enable us to learn about what actions you take on our site. This allows us to provide you with more useful and relevant information. We do not provide any personal information to advertisers or to third party sites that display our interest-based ads. However, advertisers and other third-parties (including the ad networks, ad-serving companies, and other service freelancers they may use) may assume that users who interact with or click on a personalized ad or content are part of the group that the ad or content is directed towards (for example, users in a particular geographical area or users who bought or browsed for classical music).

Third party advertisers or advertising companies working on their behalf sometimes use technology to serve the advertisements that appear on our sites directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this happens. They may also use cookies to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and to personalize advertising content.

We do not have access to or control over cookies or other features that advertisers and third party sites may use, and the information practices of these advertisements and to personalize advertising content. We do not have access to or control over cookies or other features that advertisers and third party sites may use, and the information practices of these advertisers and third party websites are not covered by our Privacy Policy or this Cookies Policy. Please contact them directly for more information about their privacy practices.

How long will cookies stay on my browsing device?

The length of time a cookie will stay on your browsing device depends on whether it is a “persistent” or “session” cookie. Session cookies will only stay on your device until you stop browsing. Persistent cookies stay on your browsing device until they expire or are deleted.
First and third party cookies

First party cookies are cookies that belong to us, while third party cookies are cookies that another party places on your browsing device through our Site. For example, Facebook will place a cookie on your browsing device if you click on the Facebook link when browsing the Site.

How to control and delete cookies through your browser

The browser you are using to view the Site can enable, disable or delete cookies. To do this, follow the instructions provided by your browser (usually located within the “Help,” “Tools” or “Edit” facility). Please note that if you set your browser to disable cookies, you may not be able to access certain parts of the Site for example applying for a job or posting a job. Other parts of the Site may also not work properly. You can find out more information about how to change your browser cookie settings at www.allaboutcookies.org.

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Cookie Policy, please contact us

Updated April, 2020