A cookie is a small file that asks permission to be placed onto your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps examine web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site.
Essentially, cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie does NOT give us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
Cookies on our website are used for:
(a) Analytical/performance purposes - this allows us to recognise and calculate the number of visitors to our site and to see how visitors navigate around the website when they are using it. This helps us improve the way our website functions for example, by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily.
(b) Functionality purposes - to help us recognise you when you return to our website and to enable the use of a ‘shopping cart’. This allows us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences and settings (e.g. your choice of language or region).
(c) Sharing purposes – this allows you to share pages with social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.
We use Google Analytics/Tags and SalesFusion to analyse the use of our website. Our analytics service providers generate statistical and other information about our website. Their privacy policies are available at:
You can delete cookies already stored on your computer. The process for doing this varies from browser to browser and also browser version to browser version, so you will need to look in your browser features and help files to set this up. Deleting cookies is likely to have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.
This website is owned and operated by Excitech Limited, Design Technology Centre, 8 Kinetic Crescent, Innova Business Park, Enfield, Middlesex, EN3 7XH, (company registration number 01894184).
You can contact us by post, using the postal address above or by using the contact details published on our website.