What are Cookies?
Cookies are very small text files stored on your hard drive. They uniquely identify your computer and allow us to store information about your session on our website, improve website security and help us to customise your website experience. A unique user identity is created which ensures that you are not required to re-enter login details as you move throughout the website if logged in as a customer.
Cookies are used to assist us in making our website work more efficiently. We use them to remember your preferences, for example; the type of cookies that are activated on the site. These choices are available below. When you leave the site and come back to us this information can be reloaded from your computer thereby generally improving your user experience.
What types of Cookies are used on www.medray.co.uk?
(i) Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
(ii) Performance Cookies
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.
(iii) Functionality Cookies
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.
(iv) Targeting/Advertising Cookies
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising. This category includes: Facebook Custom Audience Facebook Pixel Facebook Connect Google AdSense DoubleClick (Google's Ads) Twitter Button Twitter Syndication
Medray do not use these cookies in any part of our website.
List of Cookies Used on www.medray.co.uk
PHPSESSID: (Strictly Necessary Cookie)
The PHPSESSID cookies are created/sent when a user 'session' is created. When you enter the site for the first time you are assigned a PHPSESSID cookie. This session cookie has a timeout that expires if there has been no activity between your computer and our website in excess of one hour. This cookie is reset if you complete an order on medray.co.uk.
_ga and_gid (Performace Cookie)
These cookies are used to identify the individual users on the website. This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred. Google Analytics uses the information from this cookie to calculate things like Days and Visits to purchase. _ga has a life of upto 2 years and _gid has a life of 24 hours
_gat_gtag_UA_42203777_1 (Performace Cookie)
This cookie is used to throttle request rate of analytic data to Google Analytics. This cookie has a life of 1 minute.
For more detailed information on cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.