We may analyze the information derived from these cookies and other similar technological tools we employ (such as clear gifs/web beacons) and match this information with data provided by you or another party. We may provide our analysis to third parties (who may in turn use this information to provide advertisements tailored to your interests).
The table below details the types of cookies used on our Website:
|Cookie name(s)||Provider||Purpose of cookie(s)|
|SESS*||Food Network UK||This cookie allows our server to recognise you as a returning visitor, in order for us to allow you to log into the website and store user preferences.|
|_utm*, _ga*||Google Analytics||We use analytics software to help analyse use of our website. These cookies enable us to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour, such as new visitor numbers, interactions and paths through our website, response to our marketing campaigns and browser usage, all in an anonymous form. This information is important to help us understand how people use our website, how our website is performing and to make it as easy to use and useful as possible.|
|_gig_*, glt_, ASP.NET_SessionId||Gigya||We use Gigya to collect and manage social identites and data. Gigya provides login, registration, social follow buttons and commenting functionality on the site.|
|_vis*, _vwo*||Visual Website Optimizer||We use Visual Website Optimizer to help us compare two versions of a webpage against each other to determine which one performs better.|
Certain third parties also provide cookies or similar technologies on our Website. These cookies or similar technologies are not within our control and are set by the third parties noted below. Please visit their websites to understand how their cookies are used.
|Provider||Purpose of cookie(s)|
|YouTube||These third parties provide video hosting and streaming services. The cookies that these providers use are important to ensure this functionality works as intended and is optimised for the user.|
|These third parties provide single sign-on social login and sharing services, such as 'like' and 'share' buttons and functionality.|
|Visual Website Optimizer||We use analytics software to help analyse use of our website. These providers enable us to collect site usage data, all in an anonymous form. This information is important to help us understand how people use our website, how our website is performing and to make it as easy to use and useful as possible.|
Our Website displays video content using Adobe Flash Player. Adobe uses Flash cookies (also known as Local Shared Objects) to help improve your user experience. Flash cookies are stored on your computer, mobile phone or other device in much the same way as usual cookies, but your browser manages them differently. If you wish to disable or delete a Flash cookie, see Adobe Flashplayer Security Settings. Please bear in mind though, that if you disable Flash cookies for the Website you'll be unable to access certain types of content on the Website, such as videos.
If you want to delete or disable any cookies (or similar technologies) that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions of your file management software to locate the file and directory that stores cookies. You may not be able to take advantage of all the features of our Website, including certain personalised features, if you delete or disable cookies.
For more information on how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, please go to www.allaboutcookies.org.
The internet advertising industry has also produced a guide to online privacy and behavioural advertising, please see www.youronlinechoices.eu.
We may change and update our list of cookies (or similar technologies) from time to time. If you use our cookies (or similar technologies) after we have published these changes, you will be agreeing to be bound by those changes. If you do not consent to the use of the cookies (or similar technologies) at any time, please see above on how to disable cookies.