Cookie Policy

This page gives information about our cookie policy: it covers our use of remarketing advertising; tracking cookies; and how we use cookies on our website.

Advertising Policy

We use tracking cookies to remarket our products to website visitors, as well as to display advertising to similar audiences and other interested parties. Once you have visited our site, you may see adverts for our products and services on other websites that you visit on the World Wide Web. While these cookies do not collect any personally identifiable information, they may be used by third-party vendors (such as Google) to enable us to market to you based on your interests.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device when you visit a website. Cookies can be temporary files (only lasting as long as your website session), or permanent (being stored on your machine until your next session on the website). Cookies can be first party (that is, the only cable of being read by the website that set those cookies on your machine), or a third party (capable of being read by other websites that you might visit).

Cookies generally allow websites to function properly and improve your experience of the internet.

What do we use cookies for?

The Acorn website uses cookies for several reasons. We use the following kinds of cookies:

Necessary and Functional: These cookies enable our website to function properly.

Performance Cookies: These cookies collect anonymous data about visitors to our website. This data is used to alert us to any problems in the performance of our website, and to improve the content and quality of our website.

Tracking: These anonymous cookies allow us to run targeted advertising campaigns via the Google Adwords platform (specifically the GDN (Google Display Network)). These cookies are used to provide information about our goods and services. All of the information provided by the cookies that we use is anonymous; these cookies do not collect personal information about visitors to our website.

Our Cookie Policy

By visiting our website you, the visitor, implicitly consent to cookies being placed on your device. If for any reason, you would like to remove these cookies, then instructions on how to do so can be found in the resources section below. If you no longer wish to receive advertising from us on sites that you visit on the internet, on the basis of Google’s third-party tracking cookies, then please refer to Google’s Ad Preferences page to learn how to disable adverts.

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