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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE
OWNER AND CONTACT INFORMATION
This website is provided by Egmont UK
We are a company registered in England under company number 449706
Egmont UK Ltd
2 Minster Court
London EC3R 7BB
Phone number: 020 3220 0400
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device when you are on the Internet, including our websites. Basically, our cookies are used to make our websites more personal, prepare statistics about user behaviour, target marketing, develop more user-friendly services, etc. Some cookies – e.g. ‘session cookies’ – are only stored on your device for as long as your browser is open (e.g. Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Morzilla Firefox, Safari, etc.). Other cookies – e.g. ‘persistent cookies’ – are stored longer on your device. When you return to our websites, this type of cookies will automatically be renewed, provided that you have accepted the terms.
For more information, please go to the following link: http://www.aboutcookies.org. Please also read the overview of the individual cookies below.
WHAT TYPE OF DATA DO WE PROCESS?
When you visit our websites, we typically collect and process the following type of data: Technical data about your computer, tablet and/or mobile phone, your IP number, geographical location and the pages you have visited. When you create a login or make a purchase and you give your explicit consent and enter the information, we will also process: Name, phone number, e-mail, address and payment information.
As part of our processing of your data when you use our websites, we have established appropriate technical and organisational measures to prevent that your data are accidentally or illegally erased, published, lost, deteriorated or disclosed to unauthorised parties, abused or are otherwise processed in conflict with legislation.
For further information about how we process your personal data, please refer to our privacy notice.
DEACTIVATION OF COOKIES
The procedure for deleting or deactivating cookies differs depending on the devise and browser you use. It is easy to change the settings in your browser and activate or deactivate cookies at the same time. See also the ‘Help function’ in your browser, if relevant.
If you use a PC, you can delete cookies by using the shortcut CTRL+SHIFT+Delete. You can also go to the following links for a guide on how to delete cookies in the relevant Internet browser:
All UK websites are required to inform the user if using the website means that cookies are stored on the user’s device. You can find the relevant legislation and guidelines on the ICO website.
OVERVIEW OF COOKIES
Page last updated 23 May 2018.