How we use cookies

Like most web sites, Empire Farm uses cookies.

A cookie is a small text file which is put on your computer  when you visit a website. It usually contains information such as the userID, website name, and a unique number. A cookie does not identify your name or provide any personal information.

Usually, the first time you visit a website that uses cookies, a cookie will be placed on your computer. When you return to the site, your browser sends back the cookies that belong to the site. This allows the website to identify you as a returning visitor. Information from a cookie will allow some websites to record how long you spend on the website and the pages and links that you have clicked. Some may record any preferences you have selected.

Cookies help to enhance your visit, for example, they may record your preferences so you do not have to re-enter the information each time you visit. They are often essential to the correct functioning of an online shop, by remembering items you have placed in your basket.

The following information shows you how Empire Farm uses cookies in accordance with the UK implementation of the European e-Privacy Directive (2009/136/EC).

We use cookies to help us understand how our site is used. We use two pieces of software, Google Analytics and StatCounter. They tell us how many people have visited our site, which are the most popular pages and which browsers people use. They do not reveal any personal information.

We use session cookies to remember the products you have placed in your basket. These expire when you exit your internet browser

Managing your Cookies

In most cases your computer will be configured to accept cookies from the Internet. However, you can alter your browser’s cookie preferences . To find out more about this, use the help function on your browser or visit www.aboutcookies.org which gives detailed information on how to disable cookies on a different browsers.

Please be aware that if you decide to limit or stop cookies, this may affect the extent to which this web site functions on your computer, particularly the online shop.

By continuing to use our web site, you are agreeing to the usage of cookies by Empire Farm, and no further action is required.