Cookies Policy

This Cookies Policy sets out the basis on which we, Induction Junction Ltd, use cookies and similar technologies on or in relation to our website, www.inductionjunction.co.uk. This Cookies Policy is effective from 1 November 2018.

‘Essential’ cookies are automatically placed on your computer or device when you access our website or take certain actions on our website. ‘Non-essential’ cookies and other technologies are only placed on your computer or device if you have consented to us doing so. For information on the difference between essential and non-essential cookies, see the section below entitled About cookies.

For information on how you consent and how you can withdraw your consent to us placing non-essential cookies and other technologies on your computer or device, see the section below entitled How to accept or reject cookies.

About cookies

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files sent by a website’s server to a web browser, processor memory or hard drive and stored there. They can be used for a range of different purposes, such as customising a website for a particular user, helping a user navigate a website, improving that user’s website experience, and storing that user’s preferences and login information.

Essential and non-essential cookies

Cookies can be classified as either ‘essential’ or ‘non-essential’.

Essential cookies: these are cookies that are either: used solely to carry out or facilitate the transmission of communications over a network; or strictly necessary to provide an online service (e.g. our website or a service on our website) which you have requested.

Non-essential cookies: these are any cookies that do not fall within the definition of essential cookies, such as cookies used to analyse your behaviour on a website (‘analytical’ cookies) or cookies used to display advertisements to you (‘advertising’ cookies).

Session and persistent cookies

Cookies can be classified as either ‘session’ or ‘persistent’, depending on how long they last after they are placed on your browser.

Session cookies: session cookies last for as long as you keep your browser open. They expire when you close your browser.

Persistent cookies: persistent cookies expire at a fixed point in time or if you manually delete them from your browser, whichever occurs first.

First and third party cookies

Cookies can be classified as ‘first party’ or ‘third party’.

First party cookies: these are cookies placed on your device by our website domain.

Third party cookies: these are cookies placed on your device by third party website domains. If you require further information about cookies in general, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org

List of cookies used

We use Essential and Non-Essential cookies on or in relation to our website:

Essential cookies

These are cookies which are strictly necessary for our website to be able to operate or to provide you with a service on our website which you have requested. We use the following essential cookies on our website:

WordPress login cookies: wordpress_test_cookie, wp-settings-[user_id], wordpress_sec_[hash], wordpress_logged_in_[hash]
Only set if you log in to the admin area of our website (WordPress). Allows you to authenticate and perform account related functions. No information is passed to a third-party, and passwords are encrypted. More information: wordpress.org

Wordfence cookies: wfwaf-authcookie-[hash], wf_loginalerted_[hash]
Only set if you log in to the admin area of our website (WordPress). Essential for keeping the site secure. Authenticates your login request and notifies the website admin when an administrator logs in from a new device or location. No information is passed to a third-party. More information: wordfence.com

Shopping cart cookies: woocommerce_cart_[hash], woocommerce_items_in_cart, wp_woocommerce_session_, woocommerce_recently_viewed, store_notice[notice id]
Set by the WooCommerce plugin to keep track of shopping cart data. No personal information is stored. More information: woocommerce.com

WooCommerce login cookies: woocommerce_snooze_suggestions__[suggestion], woocommerce_dismissed_suggestions__[context], tk_ai
Only set if you log in to the admin area of our website (WordPress). Set by the WooCommerce plugin to track usage and allow dismissing of Marketplace suggestions. More information: woocommerce.com

Payment method cookies: AKDC, LANG, X-PP-SILOVER, akavpau_ppsd, enforce_policy, nsid, ts, ts_c, tsrce , x-csrf-jwt, x-pp-s
Set by PayPal to process payments made using our shopping cart.

Form cookies: cfs_actions_[UID]
Set when the exit notice pop-up appears. Used by the Contact Form by Supsystic plugin for filling out the form on the pop-up.

Processing information about you contained in or obtained from essential cookies:

Legal basis for processing: we process information about you contained in or obtained from essential cookies in our legitimate interests (Article 6(1)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation).

Legitimate interests: ensuring our site functions properly and providing you with online services you have requested.

How to opt out of essential cookies:

Most browsers allow you to block all cookies, including essential cookies. Please note, however, that if you block all cookies, parts of our website and its functionality may not work or display properly.

You can delete existing cookies from your browser by clearing your browsing data and ensuring that the option to delete cookies is selected.

For more detailed information on how to accept and reject cookies, including guidance for specific browsers, please see the section below entitled How to accept or reject cookies

Non-essential cookies

We may use the following types of non-essential cookies on our website:

Functional cookies: These are cookies that are designed for purposes such as enhancing a website’s functionality. These are either not strictly essential for the website or functionality which you have requested to work, or are cookies which serve non-essential purposes in addition to their essential purpose.

Analytical (or performance) cookies: Analytical (or performance) cookies track and gather data about what a user does on a website. These cookies are not essential for our website or its functionality to work.

Functional and analytical (or performance) cookies:

We use the following functional and analytical cookies on our website:

Google Analytics cookies: _ga, _gid, _gat_[AnalyticsID]
Set by Universal Analytics (Google) to collect information about how you use our website. Collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come from to the website and the pages they visited. We use the information to compile reports to help us improve the website. Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data

Exit pop-up cookies: pps_show_[ID]
Set when the exit notice pop-up appears. Used by the PopUp by Supsystic plugin to track views of the pop-up.

YouTube video cookies: GPS, PREF, YSC, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE
When you play a video we have embedded in our website, YouTube may set cookies to provide a personalised experience (for example, tailor the videos and adverts it suggests). They do not identify you personally unless you are logged into your Google account, in which case they are linked to your Google account.

Google plugin cookies: 1P_JAR, ANID, NID, APISID, SAPISID, HSID, SID, SIDCC, SSID
May be set by Google where we use Google plugins, like Google Maps. They are used to provide a personalised experience on Google properties (like Google Search). Most are only set if you are logged into your Google account while visiting our site. They do not identify you personally unless you are logged into your Google account, in which case they are linked to your Google account.

Comment details cookies: comment_author_[hash], comment_author_email_[hash], comment_author_url_[hash]
Only set if you leave a comment and select “Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.” Set by our website to track your name, email and URL.

How to opt in or out from functional and analytical (or performance) cookies:

See the section below entitled How to accept or reject cookies.

Processing information about you contained in or obtained from functional cookies:

Legal basis for processing: we process information about you contained in or obtained from functional cookies in our legitimate interests (Article 6(1)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation). We will only process such personal information if you have consented to us placing cookies on your computer or device.

Legitimate interests: improving your website experience and providing the website functionality you have requested.

For further information on how we use the information gathered from our use of functional cookies, please see the section entitled Our use of automated decision making and profiling in our privacy policy, which is available here.

Processing information about you contained in or obtained from analytical cookies:

Legal basis for processing: we process information about you contained in or obtained from analytical cookies in our legitimate interests (Article 6(1)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation).

Legitimate interests: analysing how individuals use our website to help us improve our website and business. For further information on how we use the information gathered from our use of analytical cookies, including profiling, please see the section entitled Our use of automated decision making and profiling in our privacy policy, which is available here.

We do not use targeting (or advertising) cookies.

How to opt in or out from third party cookies

There are a number of different ways in which you can accept or reject some or all cookies and similar technologies. Some of the main methods of doing so are described below.

You are welcome to block the use of some or all of the cookies we use on our website.

However, please be aware that doing so may impair our website and its functionality or may even render some or all of it unusable.

You should also be aware that clearing all cookies from your browser will also delete any cookies that are storing your preferences, for example, whether you have accepted cookies on a website or any cookies that are blocking other cookies.

You can find more detailed information about cookies and adjusting your browser settings by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org

Accepting or rejecting cookies

Cookie control tool:

When you first visit our website, a bar at the bottom of the browser window will ask you if you want to accept cookies. You give us consent to use cookies by clicking the button in the bar or scrolling down the page. You can revoke non-essential cookies on our website by clicking this button then clicking “Deny cookies” in the pop-up: Change cookie settings

Browser settings:

You can accept or reject some or all cookies (for example, blocking all third party cookies) by adjusting your browser settings. If you do not know how to do this, the links below set out information about how to change your browser settings for some of the most commonly used web browsers:

Some browsers, such as Chrome and Firefox, allow you to change your settings to browse in ‘incognito’ mode, limiting the amount of data placed on your machine and automatically deleting any persistent cookies placed on your device when you finish your browsing session. There are also many third party applications which you can add to your browser to block or manage cookies.

Existing cookies:

To clear cookies that have previously been placed on your browser, you should select the option to clear your browsing history and ensure that the option to delete or clear cookies is included when you do so.

Google Ad settings:

You can manage and opt out of personalisation of advertisements by Google by visiting Google’s ad settings page here https://adssettings.google.com/ and by unticking the button entitled ‘Also use Google Account activity and information to personalize ads on these websites and apps and store that data in your Google Account’; and switching the ‘Ads Personalisation’ setting off (i.e. by ensuring the switch at the top of the page is set to the left/grey and not the right/blue).

Alternatively, you can install a free browser plugin here: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/7395996

Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on:

You can opt out of Google Analytics tracking by installing the browser add-on which is available here: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance Tool:

You can opt out of Facebook and other companies that participate in the Digital Advertising Alliance in Europe from showing you interest based ads by visiting http://www.youronlinechoices.com, selecting your country, clicking ‘Your Ad Choices’, then locating Facebook (and any other companies you want to block) and selecting the ‘Off’ option.

Copyright, credit and logo

This Cookies Policy is based on a template provided by GDPR Privacy Policy. For further information, please visit https://gdprprivacypolicy.org

The copyright in this Cookies Policy is either owned by, or licensed to, us and is protected by copyright laws around the world and copyright protection software. All intellectual property rights in this document are reserved.

Where we display the GDPR Privacy Policy logo on our website, this is used to indicate that we have adopted a privacy policy template provided by GDPR Privacy Policy as the basis for this Privacy Policy.