Cookie Policy

What are Cookies and how do you use them?

Cookies are small text files stored on your device when you access most websites on the internet.  Among other things, cookies allow our website to recognise your device and remember if you've been to it before.

We use the term cookie to refer to cookies and technologies that perform a similar function to cookies (e.g. tags, pixels, web beacons, etc.). Cookies can be read by the originating website on each subsequent visit and by any other website that recognises the cookie.

We use cookies in order to make our website easier to use, to support the provision of information and functionality to you, as well as to provide us with information about how our website  is used so that we can make sure it is as up to date, relevant and error free as we can.

We have classified the Cookies we use on our site into:

  • Strictly Necessary
  • Performance
  • Functionality
  • Advertising or Tracking

Strictly Necessary

These Cookies are essential to enable you to move around our website and take advantage of its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website.  The Electrical Showroom website would not work properly without these.

Performance

These Cookies help us monitor the performance of our site, collects information about how you use our site e.g. which pages you go to the most and any error messages you get when using those pages.  They are purely used to help improve how The Electrical Showroom works.

Functionality

These Cookies allow us to provide enhanced, personal features on the site and to remember the choices you make – such as your user name.  They may also be used to provide services you have requested such as watching a video or commenting on a blog.

Advertising or Tracking Cookies

We do not allow advertising from other companies on our website, however we do advertise our own products and you may see adverts for us elsewhere on the internet.

The Cookies we use to present you with adverts may be based on the content you most visit on our website so we can send you with information that is tailored to what we believe are your interests.

The Cookies help us to establish where you saw the advert and helps us measure the effectiveness of it.  They also allow us to regulate how many times you see the advert.

Can I block Cookies on your site?

By using the electrical showroom website you agree to our use of cookies, including setting and reading cookies on your device. You can choose to restrict or block cookies through your browser settings at any time. For more information about how to do this, and about cookies in general, you can visitwww.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu. Please note that certain cookies may be set as soon as you visit the Website, but you can remove them using your browser settings.

Can I still use your site if I block Cookies?

Because we use cookies to enhance the performance of our site and to perform certain functions e.g. shopping baskets, the restriction or blocking of cookies may impact on how the website performs for you or may prevent you from using certain functions in the site.

How can I contact you?

If you have any questions, comments or requests regarding our Cookies Policy, please feel free to contact our customer services team in any of the following ways:

E-mail: enquiries@electricalshowroom.co.uk
Telephone: 0800 0852252. Lines are open weekdays between 7.30am and 5.00 pm 
Post: Electrical Showroom, Unit 2, 362A Spring Road, Sholing, Southampton, SO19 2PB.

Policy changes

If we decide to change our Cookies Policy, we will post the updated Cookies Policy on our website so that you are always aware of what personal information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we disclose it. The updated Cookies Policy will take effect as soon as it is posted on our website.