To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
To estimate our audience size and usage patterns
To store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site according to your individual interests.
To speed up your searches.
To recognise you when you return to our site.
That the cookie will not be used for any purpose other than the site stated
Consent may be changed by adjusting your browser settings to block cookies.
To generate statistical reports information on our visitors we collect information automatically about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns , and does not identify any individual. We may also automatically collect information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) click stream to, through and from our site (including date and time);products you viewed or searched for; page response times,download errors , length of visits to certain pages,page interaction information (such as scrolling,clicks and mouse overs), and methods used to browse away from the page and any phone number used to call our customer service number.
How to control cookies
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.