Cookies are tiny text files that are stored on your computer when you visit a website. They contain a small amount of information that can be used to help improve the functionality of the website and allow web applications to respond to you as an individual.
Yes, storing Cookies on your computer is completely safe. Setting a Cookie will not provide us with access to any data or files stored on your computer. Our Cookies will also not contain any personal information about you.
Cookies can be used to collect information about a range of different things including browsing and purchasing behaviour. This can include information about pages viewed, products purchased, and your journey around a website. Others can be used to help remember who you are when you return to our site, to remember your preferences such as your preferred currency, and to help remember what you have placed in your basket.
Cookies will only be used to collect information we believe is relevant to your experience of the website, and to provide us with data that we can use to make improvements. For detailed information about how cookies work, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
We use a number of Cookies on our web store as explained below.
In addition to these our own Shopify instance may set the following Cookies:
Cookie name: basel_tb_banner_, expires: 60 - used to record when the user has pressed the close button on any banner headings that are displayed. This will be set for 60 days to ensure the banner is not displayed again during this time. After the 60 days have passed, the banner, if enabled, will be shown again.
Cookie name: tea-compare, expires: 365 - this is set when we enable functionality for you to compare different products with one another, and is used to store the data for the products you select for comparison.
Cookie name: basel_shown_pages, expires: 7 - this is used to count the number of pages which you visit and helps with our reporting and analytics.
Cookie name: basel_popup_, expires: 7 - used to record when the user has pressed the close button on any promotional pop-up messages which are displayed. This will be set for 7 days to ensure the banner is not displayed again during this time, after which the promotional pop-up message may be shown again if still enabled.
Cookie name: gl_shopify_currency, expires: 365 - this Cookie is used to save information about your preferred currency settings.
The Shopify platform will integrate with Facebook and Instagram to provide additional channels where our products can be purchased. These services are automatically linked by Shopify to these platforms, and this service is governed by the Terms and Conditions of Shopify and these third parties.
We currently integrate with Facebook using Facebook Pixel to provide adverts based on your browsing history. Information about Facebook privacy policies can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/.
Our site allows you to share content via. social media channels. Please refer to the privacy policies of these channels for their terms and conditions, privacy policies and cookie notices for when information is shared on their platforms.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.
If you choose to disable cookies on your computer it will mean that your experience using our website will be impaired and some of the functionality we offer may no longer be available.
If you need help with disabling cookies or with controlling the cookies that are stored on your computer, please refer to the help section within your web browser.
If you require further information about the Cookies used within our web store please email our team at firstname.lastname@example.org