How we use your information
Visitors to BioCare.co.uk
When a new visitor visits www.biocare.co.uk we store standard internet log information and details of our visitor behavior patterns. We do this to find out information such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site and where they have come from.
The information collected is collected in such a way which does not identify anyone. We also make no attempt to find out the identities of anyone visiting our website.
We don’t associate any data that has been gathered from this website to any personally identifying information from any source. If in future we do need to collect personally identifiable information through our website, we will make this known to our users.
We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by many websites that you may visit. They are often used in order to make many other websites work, particularly ecommerce sites like this one. They can also help improve the user experience by enabling the site to be more efficiently and tailored to users requirements by providing information to site owners.
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
|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 visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
||Google Analytics Privacy Overview
|Cookie Test Cookie
||This cookie is used to check that your browser has cookies enabled for our site, as cookies are required to support the shopping basket and other features.
|Cookie Test Cookie
||This cookie is used to check that your browser has cookies enabled on our site, and allows them to remain saved (persist) when the browser is closed.
|Shopper ID Cookie
||This cookie records your unique shopper ID and thereby enables your shopping experience to be continued from page to page. This ID is used to identify your basket and other items on the site specific to your visit/account.
|Microsoft Session ID Cookie
||This cookie records a unique reference that enables Microsoft’s .NET technology to better support web site features that are used across multiple pages of a website. This cookie will expire at the end of the session (when you close your browser).
|User Preference Cookie
||This cookie stores language and currency preferences for each visitor so we can tailor the web site accordingly.
|Site Identifier Cookie
||This cookie records an identifier for the URL at which you visited us. Saving this information in a cookie reduces the need to look up information from the database and thereby assists with the speed of the site.
|Basket Summary Cookie
||This cookie stores the summary basket information displayed in the mini basket display at the top of the page. By saving this information in a cookie the site doesn’t need to reload it from the database on each page, so it increases the speed of the site.
|First Tracked Visit Affiliate Cookie
||This cookie tracks if visitors have been referred to us by any of our affiliate partners. We use this information to enable us to reward our affiliates accordingly if they are referring customer traffic to us. It records only the first tracked visit.
||This cookie tracks if visitors have been referred to us by any of our affiliate partners. We use this information to enable us to reward our affiliates accordingly if they are referring customer traffic to us. It records each tracked visit.
||Various, including PREF, NID, SID
||These cookies allow us to serve relevant adverts based on your previous website visits, via a third party provider.
Google Ad Settings
Network Advertising Initiative Opt-Out
|These cookies monitor and track website performance.
Many web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. You can find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your computer/browser and how to manage them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
3rd Party Social Plugins Cookies
We may choose to embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. To find out more please visit YouTube’s embedding videos information page.
Links to other websites
This privacy notice does not cover the links within this site linking to other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.
Changes to this privacy notice
We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 21st February 2012.