COOKIE POLICY

The Friends On The Shelf (FOTS) website uses cookies.

These are small pieces of data stored on a site visitor's browser.

To find out more about cookies, including seeing what cookies have been set and how to manage or delete them, you can visit

www.allaboutcookies.org

Our website is provided by wix.com (a cloud-based website builder and a large publicly-traded company) and this means our website uses their cookies. We also use Wix Payments and PayPal to allow our customers to pay in our online shop and so this may involve additional cookies.

If you do not wish to accept cookies from the FOTS website please leave the site immediately and then delete or block all cookies from this site.

If you are uncomfortable with the use of cookies you can choose to accept or decline them when you enter the website and see the cookie notice. However, if you do disable or block cookies from our website it may mean parts of the website will not work as well.

This policy is effective from 18 May 2020. As we work on and improve our website we may update this policy. We advise site users to check this page periodically.

 

The following information from Wix gives details about the cookies they have placed on our website.

Type:

• First-party cookies: Cookies that Wix places on your site. 

• Third-party cookies: Cookies that are placed and used by third parties. 

Duration:

• Session (transient) cookies: These cookies are erased when site visitors close their browsers and are not used to collect information from their computers. They typically store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user.

• Persistent (permanent or stored) cookies: These cookies are stored on a site visitor's hard drive until they expire (at a set expiration date) or until they are deleted. These cookies are used to collect identifying information about the user, such as web surfing behavior or user preferences for a specific site.

Category:

• Strictly necessary cookies: These are the cookies that let your visitors browse through your site. They are also necessary for security reasons. 

• Functional cookies: These cookies "remember" registered visitors/customers in order to improve their user experience. 

Take a look at the table below to see which cookies we place on

Wix sites:

First-Party Cookies

Strictly Necessary

Cookie name

Duration

Purpose

ForceFlashSite

Session

When viewing a mobile site (old mobile under m.domain.com) it will force the server to display the non-mobile version and avoid redirecting to the mobile site

hs

Session

Security

Session

Persistent (Two days or two weeks)

Identifies logged in site members

XSRF-TOKEN

Session

Security

Functionality

Cookie name

Duration

Purpose

Session

Persistent (Two years)

Identifies unique visitors and tracks 

   a visitor's sessions on a site

SSR-caching

Session

Indicates how a site was rendered.

Session

Persistent (Two weeks)

Identifies logged in site members

Third-Party Cookies

Functionality

Cookie name

Duration

Purpose

TS*

Session

Security

TS01*******

Session

Security

TSxxxxxxxx (where x is replaced     with random series of numbers and letters)

Session

Security

TSxxxxxxxx_d (where x is replaced with a 

  random series of numbers and letters)

Session

Security

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