Cookie Usage

The standard cookie policy for this website is to allow all cookies as they are fundamental to the functionality of the shopping process, including, but not limited to, the operation of the shopping cart itself. For more information on cookies, please refer to

The privacy and security of your personal information is very important to us. We are not saving or sharing any personal information about you through cookies - that includes your payment card number or address; in fact, Steenbergs never receives your payment card data during online transactions as we transfer you to PayPal’s or Stripe's servers for the payment process. We strive to protect your personal data and only use your personal data to process your chosen transaction. We do not provide cookie-derived information so third parties can target advertising to you, or in other way provide information to third parties to advertise or market to you, save for the opt-in procedure for contacts by our chosen charity partner. If you would like to learn more about how we protect your privacy please read our Privacy Policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that websites save to your computer when you visit and navigate through their websites. They are widely and commonly used to make websites function properly and more efficiently, as well as to provide different types of information to the website owners.

Steenbergs is not a heavy user of cookies, but we do use them in certain ways to enable our site to operate and provide you with a functional experience when shopping via our website. For example:

  • to enhance the security of the web site;
  • to anonymously measure website usage and performance;
  • to improve your experience, for example remembering your settings so you do not need to continue to input them;
  • to provide content or services from other companies, e.g. to allow you to share pages with social networks.

You may read more about the types of cookies used on our website and how you can manage your cookies.

Functional Cookies

Functional cookies support the use of the site and enable enhanced and personalised features. Some of these cookies are necessary to enable you to move around the website without encountering problems and to use certain functionality.

Functional cookies will:

  • save products purchased during a shopping session so they appear together in your shopping cart;
  • remember shopping selections that you make from page to page;
  • store information that supports network communication.

Functional cookies will not:

  • save any personal information;
  • gather information that could be used for marketing purposes.

Session Cookies

These cookies enable us to keep track of the products that you have added to your Shopping Cart, as you move from page to page so that you do not have to enter the same information more than once and so that the Shopping Cart can link multiple purchases to the same purchase order. This helps you to move more quickly and easily through the website.

Web Analytics’ Cookies

These cookies from Google Analytics are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to assess how our website is performing and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited without collecting any personal information. For more information, you should read an overview of privacy at Google and at Google Analytics.

Targeting Cookies

Targeting cookies are used by social sharing services provided by Facebook and Twitter. These are not created by or under the control of Steenbergs, but you should be aware that you might obtain them through either using the Facebook "Like" function on Steenbergs’ pages or via the comments module, which is a module provided by Facebook. Similarly, Twitter uses cookies should you use the “Tweet” application. Other social networks are also likely to use cookies and you should check their cookies and privacy pages for more information.

Targeting cookies will:

  • save non-personal information, including the type of web browser that you used, the date and time of your visit and which pages you viewed.

Targeting cookies will not:

  • save any personal information, e.g. your email address;
  • cause you to receive any additional advertisements or emails.


This cookie is related to Facebook functionality. If you have previously received a cookie from Facebook because you either have an account or have visited Facebook, your browser sends Facebook information about this cookie when you visit a site with the “Like” button or another social plugin. Facebook uses this cookie information to help show you a personalised experience on their site and to help maintain and improve their service. For more information, you should read an overview of privacy at Facebook and Facebook's cookies' policies.


These cookies are related to Twitter functionality. The “Tweet” function links the websites to your Twitter account and makes this information available to other users. Twitter uses cookies better to understand how you interact with their services to monitor usage. For more information, you should read an overview of privacy at Twitter.

Managing Cookies

If you are interested in how to manage and control cookies through you web browser, please refer to You can always remove clear your cookies after visiting our site through following the procedures at the aforementioned web site, or setting your browser internet options to “Delete Browsing History On Exit”.

Please understand that even though your browser and other tools provide you with control over your cookies, it is possible for this site,, to create a cookie during future visits. Based on the actions you take and because we use cookies that are necessary for our site to function properly, it is possible that these types of cookies may reappear on your machine during future visits.