Cookie and Privacy policy

Great Cornish Food has established this Privacy Policy to explain how it protects and manages the personal information that it collects from you (the customer) online.

Cookie Policy – Use of cookies

A cookie is a small text file which is placed onto your computer (or other electronic device) when you access our website. We use cookies on this website to:

  • recognise you whenever you visit this website (this speeds up your access to the site as you do not have to log on each time); and
  • carry out anonymous research and statistical analysis about your preferences, online movements and use of the internet using Google Analytics to help improve our content, and to help us better understand our viewer requirements and interests.

The information we obtain from our use of cookies will not usually contain your personal data. Although we may obtain information about your computer or other electronic device such as your IP address, your browser and/or other internet log information, this will not usually identify you personally. In certain circumstances we may collect personal information about you—but only where you voluntarily provide it (eg by logging in).

In most cases we will need your consent in order to use cookies on this website. The exception is where the cookie is essential in order for us to provide you with a service you have requested (eg to enable you to keep logged in).

If you visit our website when your browser is set to accept cookies, we will interpret this as an indication that you consent to our use of cookies and other similar technologies as described in this Privacy Policy. If you change your mind in the future about letting us use cookies, you can modify the settings of your browser to reject cookies or disable cookies completely.

Third-party cookies

We work with third-party suppliers who may also set cookies on our website, for example Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Twitter, YouTube and Adobe Flashplayer which we use to display video content. These third-party suppliers are responsible for the cookies they set on our site. If you want further information please go to the website for the relevant third party. You will find additional information in the table below.

Description of cookies

Name of cookie Owner Purpose for the cookie Expires
_utma Google Determines the number of unique visitors to the site 2 years
_utmb Google This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on our site 30 minutes
_utmc Google This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser when you close your browser
_utmz Google This provides information about how you reached the site (eg from another website or a search engine) 6 months
ga_nextpage_params Google This stores data to be sent to Google on the next page you request when you close your browser

How to turn off cookies

If you do not want to accept cookies, you can change your browser settings so that cookies are not accepted. If you do this, please be aware that you may lose some of the functionality of this website. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to: www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.