Cookie Policy

What are Cookies?

Website cookies are important pieces of information we use to tailor our website to your needs. Cookies are tiny text files that are stored on your computer when you visit a website. They enable us to remember who you are when you visit us again.

How do they affect me?

Cookies don’t store any sensitive or personal information such as your name or address – we use the coded information gathered from them to help us perform tasks. These tasks include showing you products in your region, allowing you to watch a video or allowing you to connect with social media sites. By using our website, you agree that we can keep cookies in place and help us to remember a little about your viewing preferences while keeping your personal details protected.

Types of cookies:

  • Necessary cookies - Set in your browser by our website
  • Third party cookies - ‘third party’ means that other sites use them to gather information on our behalf

The information below gives further explanation.

Necessary cookies

These are essential to enable you to move around our site and use its features properly. Basic functions such as remembering where you’re located rely on these key cookies.

Examples of necessary cookies

COOKIE NAME

COOKIE PURPOSE

CART

The association with your shopping cart.

CATEGORY_INFO

Stores the category info on the page, that allows displaying pages more quickly.

COMPARE

The items that you have in the Compare Products list.

CURRENCY

Your preferred currency

CUSTOMER

An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.

CUSTOMER_AUTH

An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.

CUSTOMER_INFO

An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.

CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS

Stores the Customer Segment ID

EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE

A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.

FRONTEND

You sesssion ID on the server.

GUEST-VIEW

Allows guests to edit their orders.

LAST_CATEGORY

The last category you visited.

LAST_PRODUCT

The most recent product you have viewed.

NEWMESSAGE

Indicates whether a new message has been received.

NO_CACHE

Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.

PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART

A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.

POLL

The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.

POLLN

Information on what polls you have voted on.

RECENTLYCOMPARED

The items that you have recently compared.

STF

Information on products you have emailed to friends.

STORE

The store view or language you have selected.

USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE

Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.

VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS

The products that you have recently viewed.

WISHLIST

An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.

WISHLIST_CNT

The number of items in your Wishlist.


Third party cookies

These cookies perform functions to collect information about how visitors use our website – such as which pages visitors go to most often and if they receive any error messages or remember choices you make while visiting leonpaul.com. We can use the information they provide to help tailor our site to your needs, to assist with playing videos, or allowing you to be connected to social media websites. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor; we use the information strictly to improve how our website works.

Examples of third-party cookies:

COOKIE NAME

COOKIE PURPOSE

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We use Google Analytics to understand how our website is being used in order to discover which areas can be improved.

YouTube

The YouTube video player will store a number of cookies that enable the core functionality of the player, such as recording your play progress, whether you were logged in to your YouTube account, and recording your viewing statistics to be shown later on your own YouTube account page. YouTube also stores their own Google Analytics cookies.

Turning your cookies off

Most browsers are automatically set to accept cookies but should you wish to update your website browser to restrict cookies you can follow the instructions on the IAB's website. This may, however, affect your ability to use certain areas of our site. For more information visit aboutcookies.org. 

What are tracking pixels?

A tracking pixel (also called 1x1 pixel or pixel tag) is a graphic with the dimensions of 1x1 pixels that is loaded when a user visits a website or opens an email, and is used to track certain user activities. Facebook tracking uses a pixel to record data, such as page views, link clicks, browsing paths, durations and other such information.

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