PCM UK Cookies Policy

April 9, 2018

USE OF COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES


At PCM Technology Solutions UK, Ltd ("PCM UK", "we" or "us"), we believe in respecting your privacy. However, in order to provide you with the best tailored experience while using our website at www.uk.pcm.com (the “Site”), our Site, with your permission, will need to place small text files referred to as 'cookies' on your computer's hard drive.

These ‘cookies’ facilitate and personalize your shopping and ordering experience, inform you of deals and special offers, keep track of your shopping basket during your visit, help you through the checkout process if you decide to purchase goods in your shopping basket, and diagnose problems with our server and administering our Site. In effect, these ‘cookies’ are gathering information about your preferences so our Site may better accommodate your needs and your interests.

The following is a list of cookies that PCM uses for our website and portals

OwnerCookie NameExpirationCookie ScopePurpose
Google Analytics_ga2 years.pcm.comUsed to identify unique users on the website
Google Analytics_gat1 minute.pcm.comUsed for throttling requests to Google Analytics
Google Analytics_gid24 hours.pcm.comUsed to store Session ID and to group the visitors journey on the website
Magento Platformfrontend1 hour.uk.pcm.comUsed by the Magento server to apply a server session ID to the visitor
ValdeCode (Magento 3rd party plugin)cookielawEnd of browsing session.uk.pcm.comMarks acceptance of the EU cookie law message, otherwise the cookie notice will continue to appear on every page visited.

Since we strongly believe in protecting the privacy and security of our customers, we never store any sensitive information, such as your e-mail address, physical address, credit card number, or name, in any cookie. The only information we store is a unique user ID - an alphanumeric string that contains no actual information about you.

You can control how and whether cookies will be accepted by your web browser by removing cookies from your computer at any time at your discretion by altering your browser settings. These settings will typically be found in the "options" or "preferences" menu of your browser. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

We understand and respect your preferences, but we recommend that you accept and leave cookies on as they enable you to utilize some of our features or services. Blocking or rejecting our cookies will prevent you from adding items to your shopping cart, proceed to Checkout or use any service that require you to sign in. The good news is, if you block or reject our cookies, we are still available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to assist you by telephone. One of our Account Executives will be pleased to speak with you, if you have any questions or wish to place an order.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org, www.networkadvertising.org and www.youronlinechoices.com.