Skip to main content

Cookie policy

Pharmacy2U Limited ("we", "our", "us") operate pharmacy2u.co.uk (our "site"). Our site www.pharmacy2u.co.uk uses cookies to distinguish you from other users. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our site and allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse our site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Protecting our customers and your information is very important to Pharmacy2U. This means that any cookies used on our site will not collect your personal data. However, we do use cookies on our site to help make your visits more effective so we'd like to explain more about how and why we use them. A cookie cannot read data from your hard drive or read cookie files created by other websites. The use of cookies is an industry standard that can be found on most major websites.

We reserve the right to modify or amend the use of cookies at any time and for any reason. Any changes will be posted on our site and will take effect as soon as they are posted. By continuing to use our site after any changes are posted you are indicating your acceptance of those changes.

Cookies make websites work better

Cookies are small text files placed on your device by websites or sometimes by emails. They provide useful information to companies, which help in all sorts of ways. For you, it means you can use the site more efficiently and save time by not having to re-enter your details each time you visit. For us, cookies help us to analyse how our customers interact with our website so we can make improvements.

We use three types of cookies on our site:

  • Session cookies that are deleted after each visit, they do not store any personal data and are deleted once you close your browser;
  • permanent cookies that remain on your device after you have finished your browser session. These cookies allow us to recognise you and remember your preferences next time you visit our site; and
  • third party cookies that are used by our approved business partners.

Certain cookies are necessary for you to use our websites, whereas other cookies while not essential do help to improve your experience while using our site. You can delete the cookies via your browser at any time if you wish to, please see below for more information on how to do this, but this will restrict the functions that you're able to carry out on our sites.

Our cookies fall into the following categories:

Strictly necessary cookies: These are cookies that are required for the operation of our site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our site. These will usually be session cookies

Analytical/performance cookies: These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors to our site and to see how visitors move around our Site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our site works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our site, how they reached our site, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn't working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on our site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our site.

Functionality cookies: These are used to recognise you when you return to our site. This means that you do not need to log in each time you visit our site.

Targeting cookies: These cookies record your visit to our site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. This information will be used by us and third parties to make our Site and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

Advertisements displayed on our site may be delivered via an advertising management service. When you view a web page on our Site that contains advertising provided by one of our advertising management services, the advertising service company may place a cookie on or retrieve a cookie from your computer, if you have enabled cookies.

Please note that third parties may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

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

You can accept or block cookies

You can block any cookies from any website through your browser settings. If you share the use of a computer, accepting or rejecting the use of cookies will affect all users of that computer. The Help function within your browser should tell you how to do this. For more information about how to change your browser settings please see: www.aboutcookies.org. Doing so however, is likely to limit the functionality of our site. For information on how to do this on your mobile phone browser, please see your handset manual.