What Are Cookies?
Cookies are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience when viewing our website. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
The Cookies We Set
- Site preferences cookies – In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.
First Party cookies set for JING Tea – blog.jingtea.com
_uetsid, frontend; Session cookies, duration one session.
persistent_shopping_cart; Session cookie, duration one session
First Party cookies set for Other services
_ga; Used to distinguish users, duration 2 years
_gid; Used to distinguish users, duration 24 hours
_utma; Distinguishes users and sessions, duration 2 years
_utmb; Determines new sessions/visits, duration 30 mins from time set.
_utmc; Determines if the user was in a new session/visit.
_utmz; Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. Duration 6 months from time set.
_utmv; Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. Duration 2 years.
returningCustomer; Determines if the visitor is new or returning. Duration 6 months
_gac; Used to store campaign information to provide measurements of the interactions visitors have with ad campaigns and our website.
_hjIncludedInSample; tracking user journey on JING Tea website, duration one session.
Hotjar is an analytics and feedback tool that we use to understand how our website is used and improve usability. Hotjar sets cookies to help us track behaviour across pages and to control visitor polls. The cookies carry no personally identifiable information.
_yi, _y2; Duration one session. Yieldify sets cookies to help us track behaviour across pages and to show browser alerts, page messages and promotional banners. The cookies carry no personally identifiable information.
Third Party Cookies
- This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
- Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site for you.
- From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.
- As we sell products it’s important for us to understand statistics about how many of the visitors to our site actually make a purchase and as such this is the kind of data that these cookies will track. This is important to you as it means that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.
- We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
Third Party cookies set
2c.cld; Affiliate cookie (third party), duration typically 30 days.
__ar_v4; DoubleClick cookie for delivering relevant ads.
We use the following services:
Remarketing with Google Analytics
Google Display Network impression reporting
Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting
DoubleClick advertusing services from Google
You can opt out of these Google Analytics Advertising features by following the instructions below. You can also opt out by clicking on the following link:
For more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods:
- Email: [email protected]