buffa’s website, like many others, uses small files called cookies to help us customise your user experience. In our Cookie Policy we outline what cookies are, how we use them and how you can control them.

What are ‘cookies’?

‘Cookies’ are small text files that are stored by the browser (e.g. Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or Safari) on your computer, tablet, or mobile phone. Cookies perform important functions, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your website preferences and generally improving your browsing experience.

You can find out more about cookies by visiting http://www.allaboutcookies.org/

Why buffa uses cookies?

buffa uses cookies to collect information to provide a better user experience for our customers. This includes using necessary cookies to help make our website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of our website. Our website cannot function properly without these cookies. Cookies also to help us to understand how visitors interact with our website by collecting and reporting information anonymously. We also use cookies to track visitors across websites. The intention here is to allow us to display advertisements that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers, potential customers and third-party advertisers.

If you are based in the European Union and would like to learn more about how advertisers use these types of cookies or to choose not to receive them, please visit www.youronlinechoices.eu.

If you are based in the United States and would like to learn more, please visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/

We also use or allow third parties to serve cookies that fall into the four categories below. For example, we use Google Analytics to help us monitor our website traffic. We may also enable third parties to serve cookies to help to identify fraudulent or robot traffic on some of our websites. We may also use third party cookies to help us with market research and improving our website functionality.

What Cookies does buffa use?

Cookie TypePurpose
Necessary CookiesThese cookies are essential to enable users to move around the website and use all of its features. Certain cookies allow us to track how our website is performing (i.e. page load times) and how customers are using the website. They do not track outside of our website and are used by us anonymously. These cookies do not gather information about you that can be used for marketing purposes. Strictly Necessary cookies cannot be disabled as it may prevent our website from working properly.
Analytics CookiesThese cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use the buffa.co.uk website including the number of visitors, where they have come from and the specific pages viewed during the current session. We use this information to compile reports, which help us to understand user behaviour on our website and how we might be able to improve our service. We collect information about whether you reached our website via one of our affiliates so that we can tailor your application experience. This is also achieved using a unique URL identifier in the description URL when you initially visit our website. Our website uses Google Analytics Premium, a web analytics service provided by Google Ireland Limited ("Google"). Google uses cookies, to help Google analyse how users use our website.
Advertising CookiesThese cookies are used to collect non-personal information about how visitors interact with advertising served on other websites before they arrive at buffa.co.uk and which advertisements our customers prefer. This information helps us deliver advertisements that are relevant to your interests, control the number of times you see a given advertisement, and measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. If you don't wish to have this information used for the purpose of serving you targeted advertisements, you may opt-out by clicking here. You can also opt-out by visiting aboutads.info/choices and youronlinechoices.eu. Please note this does not opt you out of being served advertising and you will continue to receive generic advertisements.
Performance, Functionality and Website Testing CookiesThese cookies are used to both enhance the performance and user experience of the buffa.co.uk website, as well as wider website functionality. These cookies also allow us to show different versions of the same page or feature on our website and then track to see which version performs best. We use a cookie to manage which version to display when you visit buffa.co.uk. The specific variation that you will see is randomly chosen and no personal information is stored or tracked through this cookie. These cookies are not necessary and but without these enabled certain aspects of the websites functionality may be impacted, such as ‘Live Chat’, and as such may not be available for you to use.

How do I modify, clear or remove cookies from my device?

You Can:

  • Amend your browser settings to control what cookies are used by buffa. You must remember this will not impact the cookies used by other websites including those sites directed from our website.
  • Clear all existing cookies from your device by clearing them from your browser history – this will delete all cookies for the websites you have visited.
  • Also adjust your settings to control whether your internet browser accepts cookies in general. If you do reject the use of cookies, you must bear in mind that many websites including ours rely on cookies to allow them to function properly and this may mean you're not able to use all the features you're used to.

Depending on the internet browser and the device you are using, it may be different to adjust your cookie settings. All website browsers provide tools helping you control the use of cookies, whether it’s to accept, decline or delete them. Please see the links below to control cookies for the most commonly used browsers:


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