Cookie Policy

Effective Date: 1st January 2019

1. Introduction

This Cookie Policy describes how Island Glitter uses cookies and similar technologies to provide, customise, evaluate, improve, promote and protect our Site. If you have any comments or questions about this Cookie Policy, feel free to contact us.

2. What are Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your browser when you visit a site. They serve a variety of functions, like enabling us to remember certain information you provide to us as you navigate between pages on the Site. We use cookies on the website for the following purposes:

3. Performance and Analytics

Cookies help us analyse how the Site is being accessed and used, and enable us to track performance of the Site. For example, we use cookies to determine popular pages.

4. Opting Out

You can set your browser to not accept cookies, but this may limit your ability to use the Site.

5. Device Identifiers

We use device identifiers on Island Glitter to track, analyse and improve the performance of the Site.

We may update this Cookie Policy from time to time. When we make changes, we’ll update the “Effective Date” at the top of the Cookie Policy and post it on our Site. We encourage you to check back periodically to review this Cookie Policy for any changes since your last visit.

6. Check your cookies

For the most common browsers, you can:

  • See which cookies are active in your browser’s settings

  • Clear cookies from your browser or device, either globally or from a specific website

For help locating cookies on your device, visit your browser's documentation: 

7. Cookies We Use:

7.1 Functional and Required Cookies
Cookie Name Duration Purpose
Commerce-checkout-state Session Stores state of checkout while the visitor is completing their order in PayPal
squarespace-popup-overlay Persistent Prevents the Promotional Pop-Up from displaying if a visitor dismisses it
squarespace-announcement-bar Session Prevents the Announcement Bar from displaying if a visitor dismisses it
RecentRedirect 30 mins Prevents redirect loops if a site has custom URL redirects Redirect loops are bad for SEO.
CART 2 weeks Shows when a visitor adds a product to their cart
hasCart 2 weeks Tells Island Glitter that the visitor has a cart
7.2 Analytics and Performance Cookies
Cookie Name Duration Purpose
ss_cid 2 years Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site
ss_cvr 2 years Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site
ss_cvisit 30 mins Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site
ss_cvt 30 mins Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site
ss_cpvisit 2 years Identifies unique visitors and tracks a visitor’s sessions on a site
ss_cookieallowed 30 days Remembers if a visitor agreed to placing Analytics cookies on their browser if a site is restricting the placement of cookies