Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

This HoMedics website uses cookies. We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they’ve collected from your use of their services.

Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient.

The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.

This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.

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Cookie declaration last updated on 22/03/2021 by Cookiebot:

Necessary (9)

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.

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
__adal_root_domain_test_# Google Tag Manager Pending Session HTTP Cookie
CookieConsent Cookiebot Stores the user's cookie consent state for the current domain 1 year HTTP Cookie
debug www.homedics.co.uk Pending Persistent HTML Local Storage
PHPSESSID fkabrands.com Preserves user session state across page requests. Session HTTP Cookie
rc::a Google This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website. Persistent HTML Local Storage
rc::c Google This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. Session HTML Local Storage
SHOP_SESSION_TOKEN www.homedics.co.uk Necessary for the shopping cart functionality on the website. 6 days HTTP Cookie
visitor_id manage.hawksearch.com Preserves the visitor's session state across page requests. 1 year HTTP Cookie
XSRF-TOKEN www.homedics.co.uk Ensures visitor browsing-security by preventing cross-site request forgery. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and visitor. Session HTTP Cookie

Statistics (14)

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
__qca Google Tag Manager Collects data on the user's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded with the purpose of generating reports for optimising the website content. 1 year HTTP Cookie
_at.hist.# www.homedics.co.uk Used by the social sharing platform AddThis to store the user's usage history of the AddThis sharing widget Persistent HTML Local Storage
_dlt Google Tag Manager Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes. Session HTTP Cookie
_ga www.homedics.co.uk Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years HTTP Cookie
_gat www.homedics.co.uk Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate 1 day HTTP Cookie
_gd# Bazaar Voice Pending Session HTTP Cookie
_gid www.homedics.co.uk Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 day HTTP Cookie
ajs_anonymous_id www.homedics.co.uk This cookie is used to identify a specific visitor - this information is used to identify the number of specific visitors on a website. 1 year HTTP Cookie
bv_metrics www.homedics.co.uk Registers the website's speed and performance. This function can be used in context with statistics and load-balancing. 1 day HTTP Cookie
BVBRANDID Bazaar Voice Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes. 1 year HTTP Cookie
BVBRANDSID Bazaar Voice Sets a unique ID for the session. This allows the website to obtain data on visitor behaviour for statistical purposes. 1 day HTTP Cookie
fornax_anonymousId www.homedics.co.uk Registers statistical data on users' behaviour on the website. Used for internal analytics by the website operator. 2 years HTTP Cookie
STORE_VISITOR www.homedics.co.uk Sets a ID for the visitor. This serves to count the number of specific visitors on the website. 1 day HTTP Cookie
vuid Vimeo Collects data on the user's visits to the website, such as which pages have been read. 2 years HTTP Cookie

Marketing (40)

Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
__adal_ca Google Tag Manager Used to track the visitor across multiple devices including TV. This is done in order to re-target the visitor through multiple channels. 179 days HTTP Cookie
__adal_cw Google Tag Manager Used to track the visitor across multiple devices including TV. This is done in order to re-target the visitor through multiple channels. 6 days HTTP Cookie
__adal_id Google Tag Manager Used to track the visitor across multiple devices including TV. This is done in order to re-target the visitor through multiple channels. 2 years HTTP Cookie
__adal_ses Google Tag Manager Used to track the visitor across multiple devices including TV. This is done in order to re-target the visitor through multiple channels. 1 day HTTP Cookie
__atuvc www.homedics.co.uk Updates the counter of a website's social sharing features. 13 months HTTP Cookie
__atuvs www.homedics.co.uk Ensures that the updated counter is displayed to the user if a page is shared with the social sharing service, AddThis. 1 day HTTP Cookie
__tld__ www.homedics.co.uk Used to track visitors on multiple websites, in order to present relevant advertisement based on the visitor's preferences. Session HTTP Cookie
_at.cww www.homedics.co.uk Used by the social sharing platform AddThis Persistent HTML Local Storage
_fbp Google Tag Manager Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. 3 months HTTP Cookie
_gcl_au Google Tag Manager Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services. 3 months HTTP Cookie
_shg_session_id Shogun Tracks the individual sessions on the website, allowing the website to compile statistical data from multiple visits. This data can also be used to create leads for marketing purposes. 1 day HTTP Cookie
_shg_user_id Shogun Collects data on visitor behaviour from multiple websites, in order to present more relevant advertisement - This also allows the website to limit the number of times that they are shown the same advertisement. 5 years HTTP Cookie
adal_out_queue_adalyserTracker_get Google Tag Manager Used to track the visitor across multiple devices including TV. This is done in order to re-target the visitor through multiple channels. Persistent HTML Local Storage
ads/ga-audiences Google Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors that are likely to convert to customers based on the visitor's online behaviour across websites. Session Pixel Tracker
ajs%3Acookies www.homedics.co.uk Collects data on visitors. This information is used to assign visitors into segments, making website advertisement more efficient. 1 year HTTP Cookie
ajs%3Atest www.homedics.co.uk Collects data on visitors. This information is used to assign visitors into segments, making website advertisement more efficient. 1 year HTTP Cookie
ajs_group_id www.homedics.co.uk This cookie is used to assign specific visitors into segments, this segmentation is based on visitor behavior on the website - the segmentation can be used to target larger groups. 1 year HTTP Cookie
ajs_group_properties www.homedics.co.uk Collects data on visitors. This information is used to assign visitors into segments, making website advertisement more efficient. Persistent HTML Local Storage
ajs_user_id www.homedics.co.uk This cookie is used to collect data on the visitor's behavior on the website - this information can be used to assign the visitor to a visitor segment, based on common preferences. 1 year HTTP Cookie
ajs_user_traits www.homedics.co.uk Collects data on visitors. This information is used to assign visitors into segments, making website advertisement more efficient. Persistent HTML Local Storage
at-lojson-cache-# www.homedics.co.uk Used by the social sharing platform AddThis Persistent HTML Local Storage
at-rand www.homedics.co.uk Used by the social sharing platform AddThis Persistent HTML Local Storage
BVID Bazaar Voice Collects information on which products have been viewed by the visitor - This is used for optimizing the specific visitor's navigation on the website. 1 year HTTP Cookie
BVSID Bazaar Voice Collects information on which products have been viewed by the visitor - This is used for optimizing the specific visitor's navigation on the website. 1 day HTTP Cookie
fr Facebook Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. 3 months HTTP Cookie
IDE Google Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user. 1 year HTTP Cookie
loc Oracle Geolocation, which is used to help providers determine how users who share information with each other are geographically located (state level). 13 months HTTP Cookie
mc Quantcast Collects data on the user's visits to the website, such as what pages have been loaded. The registered data is used for targeted ads. 13 months HTTP Cookie
pagead/1p-user-list/# Google Tracks if the user has shown interest in specific products or events across multiple websites and detects how the user navigates between sites. This is used for measurement of advertisement efforts and facilitates payment of referral-fees between websites. Session Pixel Tracker
pagead/landing Google Collects data on visitor behaviour from multiple websites, in order to present more relevant advertisement - This also allows the website to limit the number of times that they are shown the same advertisement. Session Pixel Tracker
RUL Google Used by DoubleClick to determine whether website advertisement has been properly displayed - This is done to make their marketing efforts more efficient. 1 year HTTP Cookie
sid.gif Bazaar Voice Collects information on user preferences and/or interaction with web-campaign content - This is used on CRM-campaign-platform used by website owners for promoting events or products. Session Pixel Tracker
st.gif Bazaar Voice Collects information on user preferences and/or interaction with web-campaign content - This is used on CRM-campaign-platform used by website owners for promoting events or products. Session Pixel Tracker
test_cookie Google Used to check if the user's browser supports cookies. 1 day HTTP Cookie
tr Facebook Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. Session Pixel Tracker
tracking/track/v3/p Adalyser Used to track the visitor across multiple devices including TV. This is done in order to re-target the visitor through multiple channels. Session Pixel Tracker
uvc Oracle Detects how often the social sharing service, AddThis, encounters the same user. 13 months HTTP Cookie
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE YouTube Tries to estimate the users' bandwidth on pages with integrated YouTube videos. 179 days HTTP Cookie
xtc Oracle Registers the user's sharing of content via social media. 13 months HTTP Cookie
YSC YouTube Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen. Session HTTP Cookie

Unclassified (12)

Unclassified cookies are cookies that we are in the process of classifying, together with the providers of individual cookies.

Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type
_shogun-web_session [x2] Shogun Pending Session HTTP Cookie
b_pg_v Oracle Pending 1 day HTTP Cookie
b_s_id Oracle Pending 20 years HTTP Cookie
br_t_l_d Oracle Pending Session HTTP Cookie
BVImpluk www.homedics.co.uk Pending Session HTTP Cookie
cart-quantity www.homedics.co.uk Pending Persistent HTML Local Storage
lastVisitedCategory www.homedics.co.uk Pending Session HTTP Cookie
recent-searches www.homedics.co.uk Pending 1 year HTTP Cookie
Shopper-Pref www.homedics.co.uk Pending 6 days HTTP Cookie
viewPosts[limit] www.homedics.co.uk Pending Session HTTP Cookie
visit_id manage.hawksearch.com Pending 1 day HTTP Cookie