Cookies and similar technologies are very small text documents or pieces of code, which often include an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a website or use a mobile application, a computer asks your computer or mobile device for permission to store this file on your computer or mobile device and access information from it. Information gathered through cookies and similar technologies may include the date and time of visits and how you are using a particular website or mobile application.
A cookie can be first or third party, which refers to the website that places the cookie. First party cookies are set when a user visits a website or domain. Third party cookies are set by a website other than the one being visited by the user. Third party cookies are often used for marketing and advertising on a specific website, as well as across other sites.
For more details on cookies and similar technologies, you can visit All About Cookies.
When you visit Our Site or the websites of our merchants or business partners, we may download certain cookies or similar technologies including extracting information from, or storing within your device . They enable us to: (a) estimate our audience size and usage pattern; (b) store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise Our Site according to your individual interests; (c) speed up your searches; (d) recognise you when you return to Our Site or to third party websites we work with; (e) provide sales and website statistics to merchants we work with; and (f) provide you with content and personalised adverts which might be of interest to you when you visit Our Site or third party websites we work with.
In addition to our own cookies, we allow our merchants and business partners as well as their affiliates to set and access cookies on your device. Some of these third parties may collect and use information about your visits to Our Site and/or other websites in order to serve you personalised content that might be of interest to you. The use by these third parties of cookies is subject to their own privacy policies and not only to that of Shopomo.
We place first party cookies and similar technologies on Our Site. Third party cookies are also set by some of our third party partners on Our Site and these third party partners may collect and receive personal information about you from those cookies.
We retain personal data that we collect from cookies for a maximum period of three years from the date of expiry of the cookie. The date of expiry of the relevant cookie is set out in the table below (please see What cookies do we use? – Our Site).
We set the following types of cookies on Our Site:
The table below sets out more information about the individual cookies used on Our Site and the purposes for which they are used.
|Cookie Domain||Cookie Name||Cookie Description/Purpose||Shopomo or other 3rd Party||Expiry||Essential|
|Shopomo||shopomo.lastActionValue||This cookie tells the system the last action performed by the user so we can tailor a better and personalised experience.||Shopomo||3 months||No|
|Hotjar||_hjIncludedInSample||This session cookie is set to let Hotjar know whether that visitor is included in the sample which is used to generate funnels.||3rd party||1 year||No|
|_ga||Google analytics user identifier cookie||3rd party||2 years||No|
When you use Our Site, we use essential cookies or similar technologies, that are necessary for the service requested by you. For these types of cookies, we don’t ask for your Consent, but we would still like to make you aware that we are using them.
Further, where you give your consent, we may also store and access certain non-essential cookies on your computer or other device. These cookies are not essential to the operation of Our Site but allow us to provide an improved experience or to gather additional information about your use of Our Site. You are not obliged to give consent to our use of non-essential cookies and we will not place any such cookies until you have given your consent.
If you wish to block or delete cookies, or you would like to withdraw consent to our use of non-essential cookies, you can find out how to do so below.