What is a cookie ?
Why cookies are used?
There are different kinds of cookies for different types of use thewinesshop.com uses the following types of cookies:
Technique Cookies: These are essential to enable the client to navigate through our website, for example, that can store data for an order.
Cookies analysis: They are used for statistical purposes only. A clear example would be the cookies generated by the script Google Analytics tracking.
Selection Cookies: These cookies record your visit to the Web site, the pages you visited and the links followed. We use this information to make our web site and its contents are better suited to your interests.
Functionality Cookies: These cookies are used to recognize you when you return to the Web site. This allows us to tailor our content for you, greeting you by name and remembering your preferences, for example, language or region.
How long are the cookies on my device?
Some cookies work from the moment you check thewinesshop.com until the end of that particular browser session. These cookies expire and are automatically deleted when you close your browser. These cookies are called temporary cookies or "session". Some cookies remain on your device during browsing sessions, do not expire when you close your browser. These cookies are called "permanent" cookies. The length of time it remains a permanent cookie on your device varies from one to another.
How do I control what cookies are installed on my device?
Up to you whether to accept cookies or not. One way to do this is through the configuration of your Internet browser. Most Internet browsers allow you to control almost all cookies via your browser settings. (Note that if you use your browser settings to block all cookies you may not access certain sections of our Web site.)
The following websites provide information to set cookies in some of the most popular browsers: