At Upfield, we respect your concerns about privacy and value the relationship that we have with you.
Like many companies, we use technology on our website to collect information that helps us enhance your experience and our products and services. The cookies that we use at Upfield allow our website to work and help us to understand what information and advertising is most useful to visitors.
Please take a moment to familiarise yourself with our cookie practices and let us know if you have any questions by sending us an e-mail or submitting a request through the “Contact Us” form on our websites.
Any personal data provided to or collected by Upfield via cookies and other tracking technologies is controlled by Upfield Holdings B.V. [Overschiestraat 61, 5th-floor, 1062XD Amsterdam, The Netherlands] and the Upfield entities within the United Kingdom (Upfield Group).
The section below summarises the different types of cookies, and other similar technologies, we use on our websites, together with their respective purpose and provides you with the ability to manage these cookies.
Upfield will only collect, use or disclose your personal data where it is fair and lawful to do so.
For a more detailed understanding of how we use personal data collected by Upfield cookies, please refer to our Privacy Notice (in particular the "Ways in which we collect your personal data" and the "Profiling" section).
Cookies, pixel tags and similar technologies (collectively ‘cookies’) are files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to any internet enabled device – such as your computer, smartphone or tablet – when you visit a website.
Cookies, pixel tags and similar technologies (collectively ‘cookies’) are files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to any internet enabled device – such as your computer, smartphone or tablet – when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies do lots of different and useful jobs, such as remembering your preferences, generally improving your online experience, and helping us to offer you the best product and services.
There are many types of cookies. They all work in a similar way, but have minor differences. For a detailed list of cookies used on our websites, please refer to the below relevant section.
The cookies you consent to, are also used to collect your personal data which we then profile into audiences so that we can deliver targeted advertising tailored to your interests and limit the number of times you see an advertisement. For more detailed information about the profiling activities Upfield undertakes with your personal data for advertising, please see our Privacy Notice (in particular the Profiling section).
We also insert cookies in emails and newsletters to improve our content and advertising.
More detailed information about the types of cookies we use and for what purposes, can be found in the below relevant section.
There are many ways to manage your cookies:
Most internet browsers are initially set up to automatically accept cookies. If you do not want our websites to store cookies on your device, you can change your browser settings so that you receive a warning before certain cookies are stored. You can also adjust your settings so that your browser refuses most of our cookies or only certain cookies from third parties. You can also withdraw your consent to cookies by deleting the cookies that have already been stored.
If you disable the cookies that we use, this may impact your experience whilst on the Upfield website, for example you may not be able to visit certain areas of a website or you may not receive personalized information when you visit a website.
If you use different devices to view and access the Upfield website (e.g., your computer, smartphone, tablet) you will need to ensure that each browser on each device is adjusted to suit your cookie preferences.
The procedures for changing your settings and cookies differ from browser to browser. If necessary, use the help function on your browser or click on one of the links below to go directly to the user manual for your browser.
There are also software products available that can manage cookies for you.
To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
You can disable Upfield or third-party cookies by use of our cookie consent tool which can be found in the bottom corner of the site.
Switching off tracking cookies, for example, ensures that Upfield will no longer track your online behaviour. However please note that opting-out from tracking cookies does not necessarily mean that you will receive less Upfield advertising. It just means that the advertising you receive will not be tailored to your interests.
The cookies used on Upfield websites may be generally categorised as follows: (more detailed information on the cookies, third party cookies and other similar technologies that we use is provided in the table below)
In terms of duration, we may use two different types of cookies on our websites:
If we change anything important about this Cookie Notice we will notify you through a pop-up on the website for a reasonable length of time prior to and following the change. You may review the Cookie Notice by visiting the Site and clicking on the “Cookie Notice” link.