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Cookies Policy

What Are Cookies? 

A small file (known as ‘cookies’) that is downloaded onto your computer when you visit a website.  It allows us to recognise and tailor our site to you and it won’t harm your computer.

You will normally see a message on the site before we store a cookie on your computer

Opting Out of Cookies

If you prefer, you can restrict, block or delete cookies by changing your browser settings but that may mean that you won’t be able to add and buy products from our store.

 

Which Cookies Do We Use?

 

Name
Domain
Purpose Expiration Time
_session_id
storefront
Allows Shopify to store information about your session (referrer, landing page, etc..) Sessional
_shopify_visit
storefront and checkout.shopify.com
Used by our internal stats tracker to record the number of visits to the shop Persistent for 30 minutes from the last visit
_shopify_uniq
storefront and checkout.shopify.com
Counts the number of visits to a store by a single customer Expires midnight (relative to the visitor) of the next day
cart
storefront
Stores information about the contents of your cart Persistent for 2 weeks
_secure_session_id
storefront
Stores session information for the checkout process Sessional
storefront_digest
storefront
If the shop has a password, this is used to determine if the current visitor has access Indefinite

 

We also use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use www.skishack.co.uk. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of all its users and help with site improvements e.g. improving site search.

Google Analytics uses the following cookies:

 

Name
Domain
Purpose Expiration Time
_ga
Universal analytics
Used to help count how many people visit the site and if you’ve visited before 2 years
_gat

Universal analytics

Used to manage the rate at which page view requests are made 10 minutes
_utma

Google analytics

Similar to _ga, this tells us how many people have visited the store and for how long 2 years
_utmb

Google analytics

Used to determine new sessions and calculate the average length of session 30 minutes
_utmc

Google analytics

Works with _utmc to calculate new sessions and their length Sessional
_utmz

Google analytics

This tells us how you reached our site so we can improve your journey 6 months