WHAT ARE COOKIES?

A 'cookie' is a small piece of text stored on your computer, phone or whatever device you use to surf the Internet. Cookies have many uses, but fundamentally they are used to store information about you on your computer, or to help provide a service that you request.

HOW ARE COOKIES USED ON NORWELL NURSERIES WEBSITE?

The cookies we use at Norwell Nurseries are there to enhance your experience of the site, or to allow you to perform the services you require. We do not use cookies to store information that identifies you as an individual, or pass information recorded in cookies to others.

We encourage you to accept the cookies we serve. Alternatively, you can amend your web browser settings to prevent cookies, but this might affect your use and the functionality of this site and some features will not work if cookies are turned off or restricted.

To find out more about managing cookies on your device, please refer to http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES ARE THERE?

Session Cookies: Session cookies are used by the server to store information about user page activities so users can easily pick up where they left off on the server's pages. They are usually removed when the browser is closed.
Persistent Cookies: Persistant cookies are used to store user preferences. These changes make the site easier to navigate and/or lets user leave a part of the user's "personality" at the site. These cookies expire after a certain period, or can be removed manually.
First Party Cookies: First Party cookies are issued from the site you are visiting. We use Google Analytics to monitor how our site is used, which uses first party cookies from Norwell Nurseries.
Third Party Cookies: Third Party cookies are issued from different sites, e.g. Facebook and Twitter.

WHAT COOKIES ARE USED ON THE NORWELL NURSERIES WEBSITE?

ASP.NET_SessionId: A session cookie which helps you navigate our site successfully. This is essential to the operation of this site. This cookie disappears when your browser closes.
__utma: First party cookie used by Google Analytics to track user count of visits to a site, when a first visit was, and a last visit. Persistent, lasts for 2 years.
__utmb: First party cookie used by Google Analytics to track exactly when a user visits a site. Persistent, lasts for 30 minutes.
__utmc: First party cookie used by Google Analytics to track exactly when a user leaves a site. Expires when the browser is closed.
__utmz: First party cookie used by Google Analytics to track how a user got to this site (where from), what link was used, what part of the world. This cookie lasts for 6 months.

We use Google Analytics cookies (_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz) to hold information about your visit to our site. This helps us better identify those services that matter to you. If you do not wish us to do this, you may either remove these cookies, or opt out of the Analytics service by installing an add-on for your browser.