Cookies

What are Cookies

Cookies are tiny text files stored on your computer from us or our partners. They let us identify the device you are using, but not you personally. This information is sent back to our systems as you navigate throughout our site. Cookies are unique to the web browser you are using, so if you are using a desktop computer or mobile, different data will be collected for each.

Please note that cookies cannot harm your computer. We don't store personally identifiable information such as credit card details in cookies we create, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to help improve your experience of the site. For example, they help us to identify and resolve errors, or to determine relevant related products to show you when you're browsing.

We are giving you this information as part of our initiative to comply with recent legislation, and to make sure we are honest and clear about your privacy when using our website. To find out more please look at our privacy policy to find out more on how we collect and use personal data.

There are two types of cookies. 1st party cookies and 3rd party cookies: 1st party cookies are set from our website, and can be controlled by Action Storage. 3rd party cookies. These are cookies that are placed on 3rd party scripts and cannot be controlled from our website.

Our Cookies Policy

To make full use of the online shopping and personalised features, your computer, tablet or mobile phone will need to accept cookies, as we can only provide you with certain personalised features of this website by using them.

Our cookies don't store sensitive information such as your name, address or payment details: However, if you'd prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies, you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the 'Help' menu of your particular browser (or your mobile phone's handset manual) to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

Here's a list of the main cookies we use, and what we use them for, but in short we use cookies for: Storing: what is in your shopping basket, and therefore allowing you to purchase from us online. Collecting Information: We can analyise the data collection, to improve our website and your experience.

 
CookieTypeDescription
action_storage_sess Essential This cookie is set automatically by our ecommerce system so that you can login and add items to your basket etc.  Without it you will not be able to do very much on our site, but the site itself will mostly work.
 remember_RANDOMSTRING Essential If you choose to login and tick the box "Remember me", this cookie forms part of the security token that enables this feature.
_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz Statistics These cookies are set via google analytics and keep track of how a user interacts with our site.  We use this anonymous information to assess our site and it's performance and to make decisions on the popularity of various products.  This cookie can be blocked using your web browser without seriously impacting the performance of our site, although by blocking it you are preventing us from gaining useful knowledge about our products and our customers.
uid, di/dt, bt, uvc, ssc, psc, uvc, loc, maybe more Sharing These cookies are provided via AddThis which is an online script used by our site to enable content from our site to be shared with popular social networking tools like facebook.  Disabling these cookies will impact only that feature.  We feel that most users appreciate the ease and usefulness of this feature, if you disagree please let us know (marketing@action-storage.co.uk).  
 

Managing Cookies

You can change your browser settings to accept or refuse all cookies, choose which cookies you want or don't want, or ask to be notified when a cookie is set. Use the help feature in your browser to see how. However, if you refuse our cookies, you will not be able to use all our website features.

If you change your mind after you've accepted our cookies, you'll find an option within your internet browser to clear cookies that have already been set. Use the help feature in your browser to see how. You'll then need to change your browser settings to refuse cookies in future.

Further information about cookies

If you'd like to learn more about cookies in general and how to manage them, visit www.aboutcookies.org (opens in a new window - please note that we can't be responsible for the content of external websites).