Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy 

Cookies are a piece of information which is added to your computer when browsing a website. On Packaging GB we use various cookies which are aimed to enhance your browsing experience. These come in several variations, those which are necessary to view a website, those which aid with advertising and those used with social media integration.

What Cookies Do We Use?

We use analytical cookies, these are designed to show how long you have spent on the website, which pages you have looked at and approximately where you are located. These help to show us ways we can improve certain pages. For example if a lot of people leave on one page, this shows us the viewing experience needs to be improved.

Functional Cookies, these allow the website to behave in the manner you would expect, easing functional navigation. For example, cookies allow for items you have added to your shopping basket to remain there until you checkout, or if you are a customer who logs into an account, it remembers your details from page to page.

Remarketing Cookies, aimed at displaying relevant products that you have looked at to over the Google Display Network. These are advertising spaces which other websites have allotted for use with Google Advertising. These will link back to our website.

Multimedia Cookies, on some product pages we have added videos to help make your purchasing choices easier, these are embedded from Youtube, as a result, some cookies are stored on your device to generate suggested videos on the Youtube website. Social Media Cookies, if you ‘Like’ or share an item to your followers, this will be utilising cookies.

Managing Cookies

If you wish to change the cookies used on your browser or device when viewing the website, you can alter these settings in your web browser settings page. However, by removing cookies your viewing experience may alter.

Cookies we collect

The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.

COOKIE nameCOOKIE Description
CART The association with your shopping cart.
CATEGORY_INFO Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.
COMPARE The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
CURRENCY Your preferred currency
CUSTOMER An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
CUSTOMER_AUTH An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
CUSTOMER_INFO An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS Stores the Customer Segment ID
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
FRONTEND You sesssion ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW Allows guests to edit their orders.
LAST_CATEGORY The last category you visited.
LAST_PRODUCT The most recent product you have viewed.
NEWMESSAGE Indicates whether a new message has been received.
NO_CACHE Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
POLL The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.
POLLN Information on what polls you have voted on.
RECENTLYCOMPARED The items that you have recently compared.
STF Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE The store view or language you have selected.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS The products that you have recently viewed.
WISHLIST An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
WISHLIST_CNT The number of items in your Wishlist.