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browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to
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For more information about cookies see the further reading
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These are cookies that are required for the operation of our
website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure
areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
Essential cookies let you move around the website and use
essential features, essential cookies remember what is in your basket when you
move to check out and record your bank details allowing you to purchase goods
online. Essential cookies don’t gather any information about you that could be
used for marketing or remembering where you’ve been on the internet.
Origins Valley uses
essential cookies to remember information you will have entered when you
navigate to different pages in a single web browser session, remember
information entered into forms, including promotion codes, remember the goods
in your basket when you get to the checkout page, and identify you as being
logged in to www.originsvalley.com accepting essential cookies is a
condition of using www.originsvalley.com, so if you prevent these cookies we
can’t predict how the website will perform during your visit.
They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and
to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps
us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are
finding what they are looking for easily.
Analytical cookies collect information about how you use the
website e.g. which pages you visit, and if you experience any errors. These
cookies don’t collect any information that could identify you – all the information
collected is anonymous and is only used to help Origins Valley improve the
functionality of our website, understand what interests our users and measure
how effective our advertising is.
Origins Valley uses analytical cookies to provide statistics on
how the website is used, see how effective our adverts and emails are (we don’t
use this information to target adverts to you when you visit other websites),
provide feedback to partners that one of our visitors also visited their
website. This can include details of any products bought. This lets our
partners improve their websites, but we don’t allow our partners to reuse this
information for further advertising, help us improve the website by measuring
any errors that occur and to test different designs of our website.
In some cases,
some of these cookies are managed for us by third parties, but we don’t allow
the third party to use the cookies for any purpose other than those listed
above. Using our site indicates that you accept the use of analytical cookies.
Accepting these cookies is a condition of using www.originsvalley.com, so if
you prevent them we cannot guarantee how the website will perform for you.
These are used to recognise you when you return to our website.
This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and
remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
Origins Valley uses functionality cookies to remember settings
you have applied such as layout, text size, preferences and colours, remember
if we have already asked you if you want to fill in a survey, show you when
you’re logged in to the website and share information with partners to provide
a service on our website. The information shared is only to be used to provide
the service, product or function and not for any other purpose. Some of these
cookies are managed for us by third parties, where this is the case we do not
allow the third party to use the cookies for any purpose other than those listed
You can control whether or not these cookies are used, but
preventing them may mean we are unable to offer you some of our online services
and will reduce the support we can offer you. It is also possible that
preventing these cookies stops us remembering that you did not want a specific
These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you
have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to
make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your
interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this
Targeting cookies are linked to services provided by third
parties, such as ‘Like’ buttons and ‘Share’ buttons. The third party provides
these services in return for recognising that you have visited our website.
Origins Valley uses targeting cookies to link to social networks
like Facebook, who may subsequently use information about your visit to target
advertising to you on other websites, provide advertising agencies with
information on your visit so that they can present you with adverts that you
may be interested in, provide third parties with information on your visit so
they can direct you to Origins Valley products you may be interested in. You
can control whether or not these cookies are used, but preventing them may stop
us from offering you some of our online services. Most of these cookies are
managed by third parties, and you may use the third parties’ own tools to
prevent these cookies.
Please note that our third parties and social networks will use
cookies for a variety of reasons, their privacy policies are available here:
Please note that third parties (including, for example,
advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic
cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.
You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that
allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use
your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you
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