What are Cookies?
Cookies are used by your computer's browser to store your preferences. The information is sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers. Cookies are simple text files, used to help navigate automatic logins, password authentication, shopping cart functions, personal preference settings and a variety of other functions.
There are two main kinds of Cookies: Session Cookies and Persistent Cookies. Session Cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas Persistent Cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.
Are Cookies safe?
Cookies are harmless. They cannot introduce viruses on your computer. They do not search your computer for information. They only register and record the information you provide through your browser. Information stored by Cookies are encoded; it is protected from potential computer hackers by security features. A Cookie will simply remember your information on the website to save your time and make your browsing and shopping experience smooth. A Cookie stores all information you voluntarily provide when you visit a website.
Google Cookies and how we use it
Robishop publishes interest-based advertisements by Google for the website. These are tailored by Google to reflect your search interests based on your browsing history. Google will track the user’s web activity in order to determine your interests and behaviour across the web using these Cookies.
We may use the information we obtain from your use of our Cookies for the following purposes:
You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser using Google's Ads Preference Manager, available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/
Facebook & other Cookies
Robishop also uses various social media and advertising platforms. Cookies help platforms such as Facebook, Instagram and many others to provide, protect and improve their services, such as, personalizing the content, tailoring and measuring advertisements, and providing a safer and user friendly experience.