Cookie Policy

Crown Paints register how you navigate around this Website, so Crown Paints can become smarter as to how the Website is used. The information is only used to improve the Websites’ content and functionalities and Crown Paints receive the information with the help of a file called a “cookie”. A cookie is a text file that is sent to your browser from our Website and saved on your computer, phone or whichever device you use to access the internet. Cookies have many uses, but basically, they are used to save information about your activity on the internet.This Website uses the following types of cookies:

1 Essential Cookies – are crucial to your experience of a website, enabling core features like user logins, account management, shopping carts and payment processing. We use essential cookies to enable certain functions on our website.

2 Performance cookies – are used in the tracking of how you use a website during your visit, without collecting personal information about you. Typically, this information is anonymous and aggregated with information tracked across all site users, to help companies understand visitor usage patterns, identify and diagnose problems or errors their users may encounter, and make better strategic decisions in improving their audience’s overall website experience. These cookies may be set by the website you’re visiting (first-party) or by third-party services. We use performance cookies on our site.

3 Functionality cookies – used in collecting information about your device and any settings you may configure on the website you’re visiting (like language and timezone settings). With this information, websites can provide you with customised, enhanced or optimised content and services. These cookies may be set by the website you’re visiting (first-party) or by third-party service. We use functionality cookies for selected features on our site.

4 Targeting/advertising cookies – used in determining what promotional content is more relevant and appropriate to you and your interests. Websites may use them to deliver targeted advertising or to limit the number of times you see an advertisement. This helps companies improve the effectiveness of their campaigns and the quality of content presented to you. These cookies may be set by the website you’re visiting (first-party) or by third-party services. Targeting/advertising cookies set by third-parties may be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service. We use targeting/advertising cookies on our site.

In addition to  Crown Paints’ own cookies, Crown Paints work with reputable companies to help us analyse how the Website is used, and to optimize our Website to deliver the best possible experience, for example, analytics providers and content partners. We grant these third parties access to selected information to perform specific tasks on our behalf.  These parties may set third-party cookies in order to deliver the services they are providing. Third-party cookies can be used to track you on other websites that use the same third-party service. As we have no control over third-party cookies, they are not covered by our cookie policy. You may review which third parties we currently engage in our Privacy Policy.

Crown Paints uses Google Analytics which is a service provided by Google, Inc. in the USA. Google Analytics uses cookies to help us analyse how users use our Website. Google will use this information for the purpose of examining the use of our Website, compiling reports for us on Website activity and providing other services relating to Website activity and Internet usage. You can opt-out of Google Analytics by visiting http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.

Cookies delete themselves after a certain number of months (can vary), but are automatically updated when you visit the Website again.

You can use the settings within your browser to control and delete cookies that are set on your computer. However, please be aware that if you set your browser to reject cookies, you may not be able to enjoy all of the features on the Website.  If you want to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies; remove cookies; or disable cookies, please click on the links below to access instructions on doing this from some of the most popular browsers:

Google Chrome

Internet Explorer

Firefox

Safari

Safari Mobile

Opera

At our discretion, we may change our privacy policy at any time. Any changes will be reflected here, so we encourage you to visit this page regularly. We will also notify our registered users of updates to our policy. Your continued use of this site after any changes to this policy will be regarded as acceptance of our cookie practices as described.