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.
The www.howdens.com website uses several cookie files to make using the website a better experience. Below is a guide to what cookies are used and for what purpose.
|Google Analytics / AddThis||_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmt, _utmv, _utmz
||These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our 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, where vistors have come to the site from and the pages they visited. More information is available from the Google Developers site.|
|AddThis||_conv_r, _conv_v, bt, bt2, di2, dt, ssc, ssh, sshs, uit, um, PHPSESSID, atmun, _atuvc, loc, psc, uid, xtc||These cookies are used as part of the AddThis functionality of our website, specifically the Email, Pinterest & YouTube icons and resulting actions.|
|_pinterest_cm, _pinterest_sess, csrftoken||These cookies are used as part of the Pinterest functionality of our website and resulting actions.|
|Howdens||howdensCookies||Used to hide cookie message if cookies have been allowed.|
|HotJar||_hjClosedSurveyInvites, hjDonePolls, _hjMinimizedPolls, _hjDoneSurveys||These cookies ensure that any HotJar surveys on our website are presented correctly, and that visitors to our website are not shown the same survey multiple times.|
|Kitchen Range View||view||This cookie is used to remember your selected view on the kitchen range summary to ensure a smooth experience while navigating through pages.|
|Optimizely||optimizelyBuckets, optimizelyEndUserId, optimizelyPendingLogEvents, optimizelyRedirect, optimizelyReferrer, optimizelySegments, optimizelyEndUserId, optimizelyRedirectData, end_user_id, bucket_map,||Optimizely uses persistent visitor-level cookies and localStorage to uniquely identify visitors, track their actions, and deliver consistent experiences across page loads. It sets a number of cookies, each storing a different set of data.|
|Wd, act, fr, c_user, datr, xs, pl, sb, presence||To enable us to optimise and serve adverts on Facebook and other third party sites based on a) your past visits to our website and b) your interaction with our adverts and content on Facebook, adverts are served after you have visited our site using non-personally identifiable information|
|Crazy Egg||_ceg.s, _ceg.u, ceir||These cookies are placed by Crazy Egg, a platform that produces heatmaps that allow us to analyse how users engage with this website.|
|Bing||_uetsid||These cookies are used to collect information on how visitors use our site and which pages have been viewed, including whether a visit has resulted in an enquiry or request for further information. Any information that is gathered will remain anonymous and cannot be used to identify you.|