What are cookies?
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. They allow 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.
- Recognizing when you log in and any preferred settings.
- Giving you a browsing experience that is unique to you and serves you content which we believe improves your site experience
- Analyzing how you use our site which helps us to troubleshoot any problems and to monitor our own performance.
What type of cookies do we use?
Here are some examples of the main cookies on our site, what they do and how you can alter your settings to stop cookies.
i. ICC Performance cookies
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 our site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to our site, where visitors have come to our site from and the pages they visited.
ii. ICC Functionality cookies
These cookies are used to remember choices users make to improve their experience.
iii. ICC Targeting or advertising cookies
These cookies are used to deliver advertised content which is relevant to you.
iv. Third-party cookies
Our websites will set several types of third-party cookie, and we do not control the operation of any of them. The third-party cookies which may be set include:
- Amazon – we use a cookie to track visits from our website, as part of our participation in Amazon’s Affiliate program.
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.
Changes to our Cookie Statement