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Cookies are small text files that are transferred to your computer's or device's hard drive, through your web browser, to enable our systems to recognise you and provide shopping features such as recommend products and loyalty discounts, as well as storing items in your shopping basket between visits. The law allows us to collect and use this information for these purposes pursuant to our legitimate interests of operating a commercial business and providing high quality web services. The help menu in most browsers will tell you how to:

prevent your browser from accepting new cookies;

have the browser let you know when you receive a new cookie; and

disable cookies altogether.

If you do leave cookies turned on, be sure to log off when you finish using a shared computer. You can find more information about cookies in our cookie policy.

NicoretteDirect.co.uk are operated by Chemist Direct, a trading name of Pharmacy2U Limited, a limited company registered in England - company number 3802593). Pharmacy2U Limited ("we", "our", "us") operate www.nicorettedirect.co.uk (our "site"). Our site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our site and allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse our site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Protecting our customers and your information is very important to Chemist Direct. This means that any cookies used on our site will not collect your personal data. However, we do use cookies on our site to help make your visits more effective, so we explain more about how and why we use them. A cookie cannot read data from your hard drive or read cookie files created by other websites. The use of cookies is an industry standard that can be found on most major websites

We reserve the right to modify or amend the use of cookies at any time and for any reason. Any changes will be posted on our site and will take effect as soon as they are posted. By continuing to use our site after any changes are posted you are indicating your acceptance of those changes.

Cookies make websites work better

Cookies are small text files placed on your device by websites or sometimes by emails. They provide useful information to companies, which help in all sorts of ways. For you, it means you can use the site more efficiently and save time by not having to re-enter your details each time you visit. For us, cookies help us to analyse how our customers interact with our website, so we can make improvements.

We use three types of cookies on our site:

  1. session cookies that are deleted after each visit, they do not store any personal data and are deleted once you close your browser;
  2. permanent cookies that remain on your device after you have finished your browser session. These cookies allow us to recognise you and remember your preferences next time you visit our site, and
  3. third party cookies that are used by our approved business partners.

Certain cookies are necessary for you to use our websites whereas other cookies, while not essential, do help to improve your experience while using our site. You can delete the cookies via your browser at any time if you wish to, please see below for more information on how to do this, but this will restrict the functions that you're able to carry out on our sites.

Our cookies fall into the following categories:

Strictly necessary cookies:

These are cookies that are required for the operation of our site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our site. These will usually be session cookies.

Analytical/performance cookies:

These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to our site and to see how visitors move around our Site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our site, how they reached our site, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows, which helps to identify when our site isn't working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on our site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our site.

Google Analytics is a system that many websites use to record information about visits to their website. Google set six different cookies with expiry dates ranging from 30 minutes to two years. These cookies are used mainly to differentiate between first-time visitors to a website and repeat visitors. They also allow us to make sure our website performs as well as possible for our users. The cookies can collect an anonymous customer number when a user is logged in to the site, allowing our systems to check the accuracy of Google Analytics data and help us make sure your experience of our site remains relevant across devices. They do not contain any personally identifiable information. We may disclose anonymous data to third parties. Find out more about how Google use cookies (English only). These cookies may be used to help us target advertising on platform providers such as Google and Facebook.

Functionality cookies:

These are used to recognise you when you return to our site. This means that you do not need to log in each time you visit our site.

Targeting cookies:

These cookies record your visit to our site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. This information will be used by us and third parties to make our site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

Advertisements displayed on our site may be delivered via an advertising management service. When you view a web page on our site that contains advertising provided by one of our advertising management services, the advertising service company may place a cookie on or retrieve a cookie from your computer if you have enabled cookies. Please note that third parties may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

Social media 'plug-ins' for Facebook and Twitter gather information for tracking purposes. This includes the ability to track a user across devices for advertising purposes, in line with the terms of each social-media platform.

You can accept or block cookies

You can block any cookies from any website through your browser settings. If you share the use of a computer, accepting or rejecting the use of cookies will affect all users of that computer. The Help function within your browser should tell you how to do this. For more information about how to change your browser settings please see: www.aboutcookies.org. Doing so, however, is likely to limit the functionality of our site. For information on how to do this on your mobile phone browser, please see your handset manual

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