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Cookies Policy

This is the Cookie Policy for United Carlton, accessible from www.united-carlton.co.uk

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. 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.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies, even if you are not sure whether you need them or not, in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

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 site, 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 not recommended.

The Cookies We Set

  • Email newsletters related cookiesThis site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
  • Surveys related cookiesFrom time to time we offer user surveys and questionnaires to provide you with interesting insights, helpful tools, or to understand our user base more accurately. These surveys may use cookies to remember who has already taken part in a survey or to provide you with accurate results after you change pages.
  • Forms related cookiesWhen you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

  • 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, please see the official Google Analytics page.
  • United Carlton use Google AdWords to promote our site on search engines and advertise our services to relevant users. Our advertising strategy includes a remarketing strategy which may show adverts to you in your browser window based on your visit to our site.For more information on Google advertising services, please see their advertising privacy policy.
  • United Carlton use Google AdWords to promote our site on the Bing search engine and advertise our services to relevant users.For more information on Bing advertising services, please see their advertising privacy policy.
  • 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.For more information on the third-party analytics tools we use, please see the official CommuniGator page.
  • This site employs a third-party email sending system to use to send automated responses to our enquiry forms, as well as to collect and store user contact details in the event of an enquiry or a mailing list signup. This information may be used in the future to communicate messaging which we believe will be relevant and of legitimate interest to those individuals, however they are free to opt out of any communications from United Carlton by using the unsubscribe links provided in each email or by sending an unsubscribe request to gdpr@united-carlton.co.uk.For more information on the third-party email tools we use, please see the official CommuniGator page.
  • This site uses YouTube to display video content. Google set a number of cookies on any page that includes a Youtube video. While we have no control over the cookies set by Google, they collect a mixture of information to measure the number and behaviour of Youtube users, including information that links your visits to our website with your Google account if you are signed in to one. Information about your use of our website, including your IP address, may be transmitted to Google and stored on servers in the United States. This cookie does not identify you personally unless you are logged into Google, in which case it is linked to your Google account.For more information on the cookies used by Google / Youtube, please see their privacy policy here.
  • As we sell products and solutions, it’s important for us to understand statistics about how many of the visitors to our site actually make an enquiry, 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; {LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter}, 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.

More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you. As was previously mentioned, if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not, it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. However if you are still looking for more information, you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods: