Beyond Retro Cookie Policy


What are cookies?

A cookie is a small data file stored by your web browser on your computer. It allows us to recognise your computer by associating the identification numbers in the cookie with other customer information you have provided to us.That customer information is stored on our secured database. We use cookies to keep track of what you have in your basket and to remember you when you return to our site. They can also tell us which website you came to us from.


Types of cookies we use

There are two main types of cookie that may be used during your visit to a Beyond Retro website: persistent cookies, and session cookies.


Persistent Cookies

When you first visit the Beyond Retro site, you see it in a default form. Persistent cookies remember your preferences and behaviour and help us to personalise your shopping. So, if the last time you visited, you decided that you wanted to shop the UK site in English and see prices in £s, that's what we'll show you.Persistent cookies remain on your browser until they expire automatically after a set time period, unless you delete them yourself.


Session Cookies

When you visit our site, a "session" cookie will remember you and your preferences in temporary memory. They will not collect and store information or personally identify you. Session cookies are deleted when you close your browser.Without session cookies, the site would forget which items you placed in your shopping bag and you wouldn't be able to buy anything.


Specific types of cookies we use and why we use them

Purpose

Type

Why is it needed?

Transaction

Session

Holds transaction information and passes information securely. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser

Checkout

Session

Remembers your location in the checkout process, what's in your Shopping Bag, which currency you want to pay in, your delivery options choice and any other decisions you make in checkout. This cookie is deleted when you close your browser

Login

Persistent

Remembers if you are logged in or logged out. This cookie expires automatically after a set time period

Country and Language

Persistent

Your preferred language



Third party cookies

Beyond Retro partners with third party companies for marketing and advertising purposes. These cookies allow us to make more informed decisions about what our customers want from us. Third party companies may employ a mixture of both session and persistent cookies.Any information that they collect is anonymous.


Google Analytics

Google Analytics use cookies which enable Beyond Retro to recognise your browser and collect data based on user activity on the site. This includes information such as the number of visits to the site, the quantity of orders placed and number of pages visited. This data helps us make improvements to our site in order to provide you with a better service.


Disabling and deleting cookies

If you disable cookies on the Beyond Retro site, essential parts of the site may not work. Instructions for disabling and deleting cookies can usually be found in the browser 'Help' menu. For more detailed information about cookies visit www.allaboutcookies.org.