What are cookies?
"Cookies" are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website.
They allow the website to recognise your device and remember if you've been to the website before.
Cookies are used to measure which parts of the website people visit and to customise your experience. Cookies also provide information that helps us monitor and improve the website's performance.
Also to support the content on our website, we will embed videos, tweets and other content from websites such as Twitter, Facebook, YouTube. When you visit a page containing this content, you may be presented with cookies from these websites too.
You can read more about the different types of cookies that we use on this website on this page.
Essential cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. These cookies ensure basic functionalities and security features of the website, anonymously.
Cookies help us to collect information on how people use our website and which pages they visit. They enable us to monitor the number of visitors and to analyse website usage patterns and trends.
We collect this information anonymously, so it doesn't identify anyone as an individual and no personal information is stored in our cookies. We always use cookie data in a responsible way.
Our aim is to continually improve the Volkswagen online experience. Cookies help to make our website work better and more efficiently. However, if you want to find out more on how to disable cookies you can do so here.
First party cookies set on https://pulmanvolkswagen.co.uk include:
|pulman_core_session||This cookie is created everytime a user accesses the website via https://pulmanvolkswagen.co.uk. The purpose is to store information such as pages visited based on the session ID.|
|XSRF-TOKEN||We use this cookie to protect our website from cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks. Cross-site request forgeries are a type of malicious exploit whereby unauthorized commands are performed on behalf of an authenticated user.|
|__cf_bm||This cookie, set by Cloudflare, is used to support Cloudflare Bot Management.|
|JSESSIONID||The JSESSIONID cookie is used by New Relic to store a session identifier so that New Relic can monitor session counts for an application.|
Third Party Cookies (Analytics / Advertising):
Third party cookies may come from partners that provide functional web tools for our site, other websites where we advertise and from social networks.
Examples of third party cookies:
Profiling and analytics: We sometimes collate data to help profile customer journeys and online statistics, these are anonymised.
Social network sharing: If you share content from a Pulman Volkswagen website using social networks, such as Facebook and Twitter, you may be sent cookies from these websites.
Volkswagen advertising: We sometimes advertise on other websites. These adverts use third party cookies to help them to display personalised ads that are relevant to you.
If you want to find out more on cookies please visit here.
|YSC||YSC cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on Youtube pages.|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||A cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface.|
|test_cookie||The test_cookie is set by doubleclick.net and is used to determine if the user's browser supports cookies.|
|IDE||Google DoubleClick IDE cookies are used to store information about how the user uses the website to present them with relevant ads and according to the user profile.|
|_fbp||This cookie is set by Facebook to display advertisements when either on Facebook or on a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising, after visiting the website.|
|fr||Facebook sets this cookie to show relevant advertisements to users by tracking user behaviour across the web, on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.|
|_gcl_au||Provided by Google Tag Manager to experiment advertisement efficiency of websites using their services.|
|_ga||The _ga cookie, installed by Google Analytics, calculates visitor, session and campaign data and also keeps track of site usage for the site's analytics report. The cookie stores information anonymously and assigns a randomly generated number to recognize unique visitors.|
|_gid||Installed by Google Analytics, _gid cookie stores information on how visitors use a website, while also creating an analytics report of the website's performance. Some of the data that are collected include the number of visitors, their source, and the pages they visit anonymously.|
|_ga_0EZ6N2LGF9||This cookie is installed by Google Analytics.|
|CONSENT||YouTube sets this cookie via embedded youtube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data.|
Blocking cookies set by Google Analytics will provide no reduced service to you, but it will mean that we are unable to capture detailed information about the experience of our users on a Pulman Volkswagen website, nor will we be able to track the level of service a Pulman Volkswagen website is providing to you.
If you wish to block the cookies that are set via Google Analytics, you can either use the [opt-out browser add-on][gaoptout] supplied by Google or you can set your browser to reject all or certain cookies.
This policy was last modified on 08/03/2022