Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy - Blue Islands

Blue Islands uses cookies on its web site at www.blueislands.com to collect information about your browsing and shopping behaviour. We use two types of cookies on the site.

First Party Cookies

First party cookies are used on the site to gather information about your use of onsite content and to enable us to customise your user experience. Cookies help us log you back into the site as a returning customer and also help us to remember your browsing history and purchasing preferences. We use cookies to collect information about your computer's IP address, operating system and browser type. This information helps us to provide you with the most up-to-date browsing experience possible. Lastly, we use first party cookies to help us balance our servers. This allows us to deliver quick page load times for our customers.

Blue Islands first party cookies contain no personally identifiable information. All personally identifiable Information on browsing, preference and purchase history is stored in our secure web site data base. This information is collected for our internal purposes only and shall not be disclosed to any other organisation except as required by law.

Third Party Cookies

Third party cookies are cookies that pass on information on browsing and purchase activity to third party service providers. All third party data gathered by Blue Islands's third party cookies is statistical information and does not personally identify any individuals.

Blue Islands primarily uses third party cookies to help us conduct web site tracking and monitoring to ensure we provide our customers with the best possible shopping and web experience. We use the web analytics platform provided by Google called Google Analytics. You can read more about Google Analytics here.

We will also intermittently use third party cookies to gather behavioural, browsing and demographic data. This information is used by thirty party partners to deliver marketing and advertising activities. This information is aggregated and contains no personally identifiable information.

Blocking Cookies

If you do not agree you can choose to not receive a cookie file by enabling your web browser to refuse cookies or to prompt you before you accept a cookie.

Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to our site. Please note that if you refuse to accept certain cookies, some of the functions on the Blue Islands site such as adding a product to a basket may not work.

By agreeing to these terms and conditions you are accepting the use of first and third party cookies on and by the Blue Islands website.

Want to know more about cookies?

http://www.ico.gov.uk/

http://www.allaboutcookies.org