Cookie Policy

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your website or mobile device to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymized tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers. You can also find information here:

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You can also opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites. To do this, you can search for  “Google Analytics Opt Out” on the internet to find, download and follow the instructions for using the plugin on your browser.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server and is unique to the web browser in use. These cookies contain anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers and enables a website to remember things like who you are, your preferences or what’s in your shopping basket.

Most websites use cookies in order to improve your user experience by allowing that website to ‘remember’ you. Click here to learn more about cookies.

How do we use cookies?

This site uses a variety of first and third party cookies that enable us to offer an enhanced, experience to our visitors. The information collected in cookies falls into the following categories:

Necessary Functionality:

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to use the website and its features. Without these cookies, we are unable to provide services that you have come to find, such as viewing content or receiving premium content.

Behavior & Use:

These cookies collect information about how visitors use our website, for example, which pages visitors frequent and if error messages are appearing. All information that these cookies collect is anonymous, and is only used to improve how the site works.

Targeting & Advertising:

These cookies are used to deliver advertisements more relevant to you and your interest in our services or content.  These cookies also help to measure the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is used to help follow up with you and inform you of Vende Social services, potential content of interest and offers.

How long do cookies last?

Cookies last for varying time periods to time depending on their use.

Session cookies are temporary cookies and are only stored data until you leave the website or when you close your web browser.

Other cookies last for a fixed period of time, defined within the cookie, and allow the website to recognize the device again when you return to that website on that device.

You can control cookies:

You can delete cookies that are already on your device and block them from being placed again. Doing this will mean you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a website and some functionalities or services may not work or be available.

In addition, all major browsers allow you to modify your cookie settings – for instance, you can designate that your web browser notifies you when you receive a cookie and provide an opportunity for you to accept or decline it. You will often find these settings in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. To learn more about these settings, click the ‘Help’ option in your browser or you can visit the following sites.