We use technology referred to as cookies to track your movement around our site. A cookie is a small amount of data - often including a unique identifier - that is sent from a website to your computer (or mobile phone) and is stored on your device.
In the case of the Marks Electrical website the main cookie we use is necessary to operate specific features of the website such as the shopping basket. This cookie does not contain any personally identifiable information and consists only of a unique identity code. It will be deleted as soon as you close your browser.
We also make use of a service called Google Analytics. This technology stores a number of cookies on your device and helps us analyse how shoppers use our site. It does not collect any personal information and these cookies may be stored on your device for up to 6 months. Refer to Google's Google Analytics Opt-out Page for information about opting out of this form of tracking.
Third Party Cookies
We use the services of other companies who also set cookies when you access our website. Specifically this tracks when you click on one of our adverts displayed by one of these third parties. These cookies are used to monitor the effectiveness of our adverts and marketing campaigns by tracking if an advert you click on results in you placing an order with us. The companies we use are:
Google: If you click on an advert provided by Google AdWords a cookie will be stored on your device. This cookie will expire after 30 days. This measure, and the fact that Google uses separate servers for conversion tracking and search results, protects your privacy. If you want to opt out of these conversion tracking cookies, or for further information, visit Google's Privacy Center.
TradeDoubler: If you click on an advert provided by TradeDoubler's affiliate marketing programme a cookie will be stored on your device. This cookie will expire after 30 days. If you want to opt out of these conversion tracking cookies, or for further information, visit TradeDoubler's Privacy Page.
If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by this, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. You may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers.
Below are details of the cookies used on this site.
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|PHPSESSID||Marks Electrical||We use this cookie to keep track of your shopping basket and progress through the checkout. Without it, you will not be able to buy from our website.|
|TRADEDOUBLER||Marks Electrical||If you came to our website via a tradedoubler affiliate we set this cookie so we can attribute your order to the affiliate.|
|_utma,__utmb,__utmc,__utmz||Google Analytics||Google use these cookies for monitoring site performance and usage.|
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|PREF, NID, HSID, SSID, APISID, SAPISID, BEAT, ULS, SID||Google Plus One||These cookies are used by the Google social networking site Google+.|