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Cookie Policy

What are cookies and where do we use them?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

We use cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website and to enable certain functional elements of the website to operate. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

The types of cookies we use

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website or use a shopping cart.
  • Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Name

Purpose

Where you can find more information

PHPSESSID

To store the logged in user's username and a 128bit encrypted key. This information is required to allow a user to stay logged in to a web site without needing to submit their username and password for each page visited. Without this cookie, a user is unabled to proceed to areas of the web site that require authenticated access.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/PHPSESSID

private_content_version

Appends a random, unique number and time to pages with customer content to prevent them from being cached on the server.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/private_content_version

persistent_shopping_cart

Stores the key (ID) of persistent cart to make it possible to restore the cart for an anonymous shopper.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/persistent_shopping_cart

form_key

A security measure that appends a random string to all form submissions to protect the data from Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF).

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/form_key

store

Tracks the specific store view / locale selected by the shopper.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/store

login_redirect

Preserves the destination page the customer was navigating to before being directed to log in.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/login_redirect

mage-messages

Tracks error messages and other notifications that are shown to the user, such as the cookie consent message, and various error messages, The message is deleted from the cookie after it is shown to the shopper.

https://docs.magento.com/user-guide/stores/cookie-reference.html#:~:text=mage%2Dmessages,option%20to%20disable%20this%20cookie.

mage-cache-storage

Local storage of visitor-specific content that enables e-commerce functions.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/mage-cache-storage

mage-cache-storage-section-invalidation

Forces local storage of specific content sections that should be invalidated.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/mage-cache-storage-section-invalidation

mage-cache-sessid

The value of this cookie triggers the clean-up of local cache storage.

https://docs.magento.com/user-guide/stores/cookie-reference.html?itm_source=merchdocs&itm_medium=search_page&itm_campaign=federated_search&itm_term=mage-cache-sessid

product_data_storage

Stores configuration for product data related to Recently Viewed / Compared Products.

https://elcometer.com/en/cookies-policy.html

user_allowed_save_cookie

Indicates if the shopper allows cookies to be saved.

N/A

mage-translation-storage

Stores translated content when requested by the shopper.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/mage-translation-storage

mage-translation-file-version

Stores the file version of translated content.

https://docs.magento.com/user-guide/stores/cookie-reference.html

section_data_ids

Stores customer-specific information related to shopper-initiated actions such as display wish list, checkout information, etc.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/section_data_ids

savebag

this cookie is saved when the user clicks the close button on the save bag modal and it's used to deliver the functionality that the Save Bag option requires

N/A

X-Magento-Vary

Used to transfer context on the HTTP layer in for Magento.

https://docs.magento.com/user-guide/stores/cookie-reference.html

aw-pq-expand

Added by the Product Questions module and used for UI enhancements to remember if a question is expanded or not.

N/A

_fbp

Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. The main purpose of this cookie is: Targeting/Advertising.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/_fbp

twk_*

Used for the live chat plugin

N/A

recently_viewed_product

Stores product IDs of recently viewed products for easy navigation.

https://docs.magento.com/user-guide/stores/cookie-reference.html

recently_viewed_product_previous

Stores product IDs of recently previously viewed products for easy navigation.

https://docs.magento.com/user-guide/stores/cookie-reference.html

recently_compared_product

Stores product IDs of recently compared products.

https://docs.magento.com/user-guide/stores/cookie-reference.html

recently_compared_product_previous

Stores product IDs of previously compared products for easy navigation.

https://docs.magento.com/user-guide/stores/cookie-reference.html

_ga

Used to distinguish users.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/_ga

_gid

Used to distinguish users.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/_gid

_gat

Used to throttle request rate.

https://cookiepedia.co.uk/cookies/_gat

Cookies used by third parties

Where our website links to external content or social media, such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube or where we use advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services, these third parties may also use cookies over which we have no control.

Blocking or opting out of cookies

You can block all non-essential cookies by clicking the link here or by going to the page https://henchman.co.uk/cookie-settings. Essential cookies enable core functionality of the website. Without these cookies the website can not function properly. They help to make a website usable by enabling basic functionality."