Cookie Notice

Last updated: 15th May 2018

This notice explains how we use cookies and other similar technologies on our websites and mobile applications to help provide you with the best possible online experience.

What are cookies?

A 'cookie' is a small text file that is stored on your computer, smartphone, tablet or other device when you visit a website or use an app.

We use cookies to ‘remember’ when your computer or device accesses our websites. Cookies help the effective operation of our websites and help you to shop with us online. They are used to tailor the products and services offered and advertised to you, both on our websites and elsewhere.

We have placed cookies on your computer to help us give you the experience you expect. By continuing to use our website, you’re agreeing to our use of cookies. Alternatively, you can manage them in your browser setting.

Cookies and their function on the Commercial Services Group website:

Cookie name

Cookie function

__utma Google analytics: Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmb Google analytics: Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmc Google analytics: Operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
__utmt Google analytics: Used to throttle request rate.
__utmz Google analytics: Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

How can I control my cookies?

You can use your web browser to:

  • Delete all cookies
  • Block all cookies
  • Allow all cookies
  • Block third-party cookies
  • Clear all cookies when you close your browser
  • Open a 'private' browsing / incognito session which allows you to brown the internet without storing local data

If you would like information on our Privacy Notice click here.