COOKIE POLICY:

COOKIE POLICY

By using our site, you agree to us placing cookies on your device and accessing them when you visit the site again in the future.

‘Cookies’ are tiny text files stored on your computer when you visit some websites. They are not viruses or programs and cannot damage your computer.

  • We use cookies to enhance your user-experience on this website and make everything as easy as possible for you to use. You can block all cookies from being used on your chosen browser but this will prevent you from using parts of this website.
  • No personally identifiable data is collected or stored using cookies; they are simply files used to enhance your visit.

It’s possible to turn off your cookies manually in your browser at any time. You can usually find these settings in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser.

OUR USE OF COOKIES

Welcome to https://bedtimejoys.com/ (‘Site’). Here you will find information on what cookies may be set when you visit our Site and the purposes for which we use those cookies. For further detailed information about this Site, please click here to see our Terms & Conditions and our Privacy & Security.

By continuing to use this Site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies in the manner described in this policy.

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

A cookie is a small data file that is placed on your computer or other device to allow a website to recognise you as a user when you return to the website using the same computer and web browser, either for the duration of your visit (using a ‘session cookie’) or for repeat visits (a ‘persistent cookie’). Other similar files work in the same way and we use the word ‘cookie’ in this policy to refer to all files that collect information in this way.

Cookies are an extremely common technology for remembering certain information about a visitor to a website. The vast majority of websites currently make use of cookies and they are commonly used for a wide range of tasks. We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Site.
  • Analytical cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our Site and to embed functionality from third party services. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, saving items to a wishlist, displaying recently viewed items and to integrate useful services provided by third party providers into our Site e.g. Google Analytics.
  • Advertising cookies. These cookies record your visit to our Site, the pages you have visited on our Site and others and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make the advertising displayed to you more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

This Cookie Policy gives you information on the specific cookies used on this Site.

HOW WE USE COOKIES

Types of cookies we use:

  • Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
  • Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.
  • Statistics cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
  • Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intentions are to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

Please note that by deleting or disabling cookies, your user experience may be affected and you might not be able to take advantage of certain functions of our website, which will decrease the quality of your user experience.

If you wish to restrict or block all the cookies which are set by our website (which may prevent you from using certain parts of the site), or any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

HOW TO CONTROL AND DELETE COOKIES

If you continue to use the Site, more cookies and other tracking technologies will be placed on your computer as described in this Cookie Policy in order to enhance your user experience whilst on the Site. By continuing to use the Site and/or by accepting our Terms & Conditions, you are agreeing to the use of such cookies and tracking technology.

We will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by this Site (or, indeed, on any other site) you can do this through your browser settings. The ‘Help’ function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/ which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer, as well as more general information about cookies. Please note that, as these websites are not owned or operated by us, we are not responsible for any of the content on them.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may mean that you will not be able to take full advantage of all the features or services available on this Site.

THIRD PARTY COOKIES

We also use and work with a number of third party suppliers and partners who set or read cookies on this Site. We do not have any control over these cookies. Whilst we provide a summary of the third party cookies used in the table below, you should also check the relevant third party’s Privacy & Security policy using the links in that table for more information about how these cookies are used.

The third party cookies used in connection with this Site include:

Analytics cookies. We use cookies to help us collect information that allows us to analyse web traffic to our Site. The information collected via the cookies, which is anonymous, is sent to a third party that operates analytics tools which we use to analyse the information collected and improve the Site’s performance.

Social media cookies/plugins. We include a variety of social media features on the pages of the Site that record your interactions with those features with your accounts with various social networking sites (e.g. Facebook and Google+ buttons). For these to work, the social networking site will set/read cookies through our Site to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective Privacy & Security policies.

Embedded third party content. Some of the content on our Site (e.g. maps or videos) is provided by online services operated by third parties. When you visit a page containing content from one of these services, a cookie may be set by the relevant third party.

Advertising cookies. We also use and work with a number of third party suppliers and partners who set cookies on this Site in order to deliver targeted and non-targeted advertising to you.

EMAIL TRACKING

Some of the emails we send to you may contain a ‘web beacon pixel’ or tracked links which allows us to identify when you have opened the email and to verify which links contained in the email you have accessed. We use this information to determine which parts of our emails are of most interest to you.

You can delete the pixel by deleting the email.

CHANGES

We may make changes to this Cookie Policy at any time by sending you an e-mail with the modified Terms & Conditions or by posting a copy of them on the Site. Any changes will take effect 7 days after the date of our email or the date on which we post the modified Terms & Conditions on the Site, whichever is the earlier. Your continued use of the Site after that period expires means that you agree to be bound by the modified policy.

TYPES OF COOKIES

Cookies used on our website are grouped into the following categories:

  • Essential – these are cookies that are required for the regular operation of our websites. For example, some cookies allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket and checkout securely, or carry out fraud detection and security checks (along with other similar things). These are essential for the website to work properly.
  • Functional-these cookies will enable you to move around the site and use its features such as accessing secure areas (e.g. content for registered users). These cookies also allow us to remember your user preferences, helping you to customize your experience on our site. The information gained through the use of functional cookies is anonymous and is not used for any other purpose.
  • Performance improvers- these cookies will help us understand how effective our content is, what interests our customers and to improve how our website works. This information is used for statistical purposes only and is not used to personally identify any user.

Advertising-these cookies enable us and our advertising partners to serve ads and manage our online advertising when you visit our site and sites upon which we advertise. These cookies record your visit to our website and the content you interact with, and may also be used to manage the number of times that you see an advertisement.

WHO SETS COOKIES?

Apart from us, also approved third parties may set cookies when you visit the site. Third parties include search engines, providers of measurement and analytics services, social media networks, and advertising companies. Third parties use cookies in the process of delivering content, including ads relevant to your interests, to measure the effectiveness of their ads, and to perform services.

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.