Like most websites, www.rethread.uk uses 'cookies' to help us, Rethread (a trading name of Green Merchant Ltd) ("we" or "us"), to collect information that makes our Website easier to use and helps us to improve our services. This policy is designed to tell you about the cookies we use on our Website.
When you visit our Website we collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns through the use of these cookies. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the Website.
1. What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that can be stored by your computer's hard drive that will then allow the site you are visiting to work, or work more efficiently, as well as provide information to the owner of the site.
For more information on cookies please visit www.allaboutcookies.org
We use the following types of cookies on our Website:
Strictly necessary cookies: These are required for the operation of our Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our Website.
Analytical/performance cookies: These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
Functionality cookies: These are used to recognise you when you return to our Website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.
We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone personally, and we will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source.
To get the most from our Website, you will need to have cookies enabled on your browser. If cookies aren't enabled on your computer, it will mean that your experience on our Website will be limited and you may not be able to use certain sections, such as our valuation tool, as they were intended to be used.
Different browsers have different methods of managing cookies, and you can find instructions on how to manage cookies on your browser at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies .
3. Cookies and third parties
We also have relationships with carefully-selected and monitored third party suppliers, some of which are listed below, who may also set cookies during your visit to be used for remarketing purposes – in other words to show you different products and services based on what you appear to be interested in.
These third party suppliers may use details of your valuation (as stored in the cookie) in order to serve relevant targeted advertisements from selected third party remarketing suppliers when visiting other websites.
4. Which cookies do we use and how do we use them?
To understand more about which cookies we use and why we use them, please see the list below that describes a number of the cookies we use on the website and explains why we use them.
4.1 First party cookies
Below is a list of the first party cookies (i.e. cookies dropped onto your browser by us) we use:
Shopify: We use the analytics tools offered by our website hosted Shopify to better understand how our customers navigate to and through our Website, how long customers spend visiting our content items and how often they return to visit our Website. Shopify also assists our marketing to track the effectiveness of the money we spend on our digital marketing campaigns. Where a customer chooses to try our services, we keep an aggregate record of how long this takes. Shopify cookies are completely anonymous, no personally identifiable information is passed to Shopify, and they are used only to better understand site interaction and improve overall user experience.
4.2 Third party cookies
When you visit rethread.uk you may notice some cookies that aren't related to us and carry a different name. If you visit a web page that contains embedded content, for example from YouTube, you may be sent cookies from these websites, in this example, a YouTube cookie. We don't control the setting of these cookies, so we suggest you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.
The business partners that may set third party cookies on our Website are detailed below: