The Hoover website may store information about you using cookies (files which are
sent by us to your computer or other access device) which we can access when you
descibed in this policy.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device
when you visit a website or application. Your web browser (such as Internet Explorer,
Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome) then sends these cookies back to the website or
application on each subsequent visit so that they can recognise you and remember
The following table outlines the cookies which may be set on your device when using
the Hoover website:
|These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use the website into Google Analytics. This is used throughout the website.
||This cookie is set when a visitor visits the Hoover website for the first time. The cookie is used to display the notice about cookies. On the SDA website,
the notice is only shown the first time as cookies are required for the e-commerce website to function.
||This cookie stores information about the user's basket and is set as soon as the user adds an item. The cookie is deleted when
the user completes the order or closes the browser.
||This cookies stores information about the user's order and is set as soon as the user signs in after adding an item to the basket. It
also keeps track of the checkout stages the user has been to so the user can be redirected to the right stage if the user leaves the
checkout to navigate to other products. The cookie is deleted when the user completes the order or closes the browser.
||This cookie is set when the user enters a valid discount code to remember it against their order and is deleted when the user
completes the order or closes the browser.
||This cookie is set when the user logs in to checkout an order, review the order history or account information. The cookie is
deleted when the user completes the order or closes the browser.
|Allows users to share the page to their preferred social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Google +1. This
functionality is made available on the SDA product pages.
||This cookie is set once a user visits an SDA product page and is used to provide Analytics and insight to AddThis
||These cookies are used/set by Twitter and are used on the SDA Product page to enable sharing.
||These cookies are used/set by Google and are used on the SDA Product page to enable sharing.
||These cookies are used/set by Facebook and are used on the SDA website.
||This cookie is set when a user answers a survey on the MDA website.
||These cookies are set when a user visits a page with a YouTube video embedded.
Third party cookies
Please note that on some pages of the Hoover website you may notice that cookies
have been set that are not related to Hoover. When you visit a page with embedded
content, for example, YouTube or Facebook, these service providers may set their
own cookies on your web browser. Hoover does not control the use of these cookies
and cannot access them due to the way that cookies work, as cookies can only be
accessed by the party who originally set them. You should check the third party
websites for more information about these cookies.
How can I disable cookies?
The links below will take you to the Help sections for the major browsers where
you can find more information about how to manage your cookies.
Managing your analytics cookies
It is possible to opt out of having your anonymous browsing activity within websites
recorded by analytics cookies. We use Google Analytics on our website and you can
find information on how to opt out here: