Open Cosmos Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that may be downloaded on your device when you access and use our site. They allow the site to recognise your device and store information about your preferences or past actions.

Personal data can be saved in cookies, provided that you have consented. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage them visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Why do we use cookies?

We may use cookies for a variety of reasons, including those detailed below.

If you create an account, we will use cookies for the management of the sign-up process and general administration.

For any e-commerce or payment facilities, cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages, so we can process it properly.

If you submit data through a form, such as a contact or request for information page, then cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

We may use cookies to improve the performance of our site by understanding which parts work well and which don’t.

We may use cookies to enable us to collect information about how many visitors we have to the site and how you and other people move around our site.

The cookies we use

The information set out below details each cookie that is used on our site:

Third party cookies

Name Purpose Expires
Google analytics
ga This helps us count how many people visit us by tracking if you’ve visited before 2 years
utma Like _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to us or to a certain page 2 years
utmb This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on our site 2 years
utmc This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser When you close your browser
utmz This tells us how you reached our site (e.g. from another site or a search engine) 6 months

Disabling cookies

Most browsers automatically accept cookies. You can stop cookies being used on your device by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to block the deployment of all or some cookies. Please visit www.allaboutcookies.org to find out how. However please note, the website may not operate properly, and you may not be able to access all or parts of our site if you use your browser settings to block cookies.