Cookies are information packets sent by web servers to web browsers to be stored locally on your computer.
The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web pages to remember who you are as you browse the site.
There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.
Cookies on our website
Grand Vin Wine Merchants uses the following cookies on this website, for the following purposes:
- Persistent cookie to remember your basket
- Session cookies to remember data you enter into forms
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.
In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.
In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.
Blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.