Using the Orvis Website
Cookies are small data files that reside in your computer's memory that help us deliver the best possible online shopping experience. This is standard practice for all ecommerce websites. Cookies facilitate every aspect of your shopping experience on Orvis.co.uk, from browsing and choosing products to ensuring your order is processed accurately.
You can change your website browser settings to disable or reject cookies. Instructions on how to accomplish this are provided later in this policy statement. However, removing or rejecting cookies will impair the functionality of this website and will mean that you are unable to shop with us online.
By continuing to browse our site, you consent to our placing cookies on your computer.
Different Types of Cookies Used on Orvis.co.uk
Session (or Transient) Cookies
Session cookies are stored in your computer's memory for the length of your browsing session. When your session has been inactive for a time, they become inaccessible and are automatically deleted from your computer when the browser is closed. They enable you to move from page to page without having to log-in repeatedly.
Persistent (or Permanent) Cookies
Persistent cookies are stored in the user's computer memory and are not deleted when the browser is closed. They are used to remember your preferences for next time you visit the website. They are also used to collect information about the numbers of visitors per page, the average time spent on a particular page and to analyse shopping behaviour on the website. This information helps us to find out how well the website is working and highlights where it can be improved.
Third Party Cookies
Orvis works with various third-party vendors, such as IBM Coremetrics and Monetate, to provide additional content and services. For example, the product recommendations found on each product page are provided by IBM Coremetrics. These companies may also set cookies on our behalf.
Behavioral Advertising Cookies
Cookies are used to advertise relevant products to you on other websites, based on the products and categories you looked at on orvis.co.uk. This is referred to as “Behavioral Advertising.” Our behavioral advertising vendor is Mediamath. Read more information about Mediamath.
Data contained in the cookie used in these adverts is anonymous and doesn't contain any of your personal details. You can opt out of these adverts using the Network Advertising Initiative website opt-out form.
Please note: When you opt out of Mediamath behavioral advertising, a cookie will be set on your browser. They must maintain the cookie on your browser in order to recognise you as an opted-out visitor. You must opt out again if you clear that cookie from your browser, use a different internet browser, or use a new computer to access the internet.
Sharing with Social Networks
If you wish to share products and content with your friends via social networks like twitter and facebook, these companies may set a cookie on your computer. Find out more about these using the following links.
Managing or Deleting Cookies
Users can set their browsers to accept or reject all, or certain, cookies. You can manage the cookies that you allow on your computer through the internet browser that you use. You can also ask to be alerted every time a cookie is offered. For instructions on how to manage cookies for your specific browser, please visit AboutCookies.org, where they have a list of browser types with instructions on how to manage or delete cookies.
Opting Out of Cookies: How to Place an Order
If you choose to opt out of all cookies set by this website, you will be unable to place an order online.
If you would like to make a purchase after opting out of all cookies, please call our 24-hour order line at 0844 557 4177.
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