Cookies

Use of Cookies on our site

When you visit Pro:Direct, you can surf the site anonymously and access important information without revealing your identity. However, in order to provide a better service, we may use "cookies" to track your visit. A cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on your computer's hard disk so that the website can remember who you are. A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the "lifetime" of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number. Two types of cookies are used on this website: Session Cookies - which are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the site Persistent cookies - which remain in the cookie file of your browser for much longer (although how long will depend on the lifetime of the specific cookie). Cookies can help a website to arrange content to match your preferred interests more quickly. Most major websites use cookies. Cookies cannot be used by themselves to identify you.

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How we use Cookies on our Site and what Information we collect.

Session Cookies.

To allow you to carry information across pages of our site and avoid having to re-enter information. Within registration to allow you to access stored information. To apply discounts dependant on your point of entry into the site.

Persistent Cookies.

To allow you to maintain a shopping basket. To help us recognise you as a unique visitor (just a number) when you return to our website and to allow us to tailor content to match your preferences. This also prevents you from having to 'Log In' every visit. The cookie cannot be read by a Web site other than the one that sent the cookie.

Disabling/Enabling Cookies

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser. However, you will not be able to use all the interactive features of our site if cookies are disabled.