Cookie Policy

About this cookie policy

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy to understand what cookies are, how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.
Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.
Your consent applies to the following domains: blisstech.co.uk

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies?

As most of the online services, our website uses cookies first-party and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. The first-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use?

Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket and checkout securely.

Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.

Marketing: Our website displays advertisements. These cookies are used to personalize the advertisements that we show to you so that they are meaningful to you. These cookies also help us keep track of the efficiency of these ad campaigns.
The information stored in these cookies may also be used by the third-party ad providers to show you ads on other websites on the browser as well.

Functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing contents on the website on social media platforms.

Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.

The below list details the cookies used in our website.

CookieDurationDescription
__hs_do_not_track13 monthsThis cookie can be set to prevent the tracking code from sending any information to HubSpot. Setting this cookie is different from opting out of cookies, as it still allows anonymized information to be sent to HubSpot.
__hs_opt_out13 monthsThis cookie is used by the opt-in privacy policy to remember not to ask to accept cookies again. This cookie is set when visitors the choice to opt-out of cookies.
__hsmem1 yearThis cookie is set when visitors log in to a HubSpot-hosted site.
__hssc30 minsThis cookie keeps track of sessions. This is used to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains the domain, viewCount (increments each pageView in a session), and session start timestamp. 
__hssrcend of sessionWhenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set to determine if the visitor has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when HubSpot manages cookies, it is considered a new session.
__hstc13 monthsThe main cookie for tracking visitors in our Hubspot CRM. It contains the domain, utk, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session).
__Secure-3PAPISID2 yearsBuilds a profile of website visitor interests to show relevant and personalised ads through retargeting.
__Secure-3PSID2 yearsBuilds a profile of website visitor interests to show relevant and personalised ads through retargeting.
__Secure-APISID1 monthThese cookies are used to deliver ads more relevant to you and your interests
__Secure-HSID8 monthsTo secure digitally signed and encrypted data from the unique Google ID and store the most recent login time that Google uses to identify visitors, prevent fraudulent use of login data and protect visitor data from unauthorised parties. This can also be used for targeting purposes to display relevant and personalised advertising content.
__Secure-SSID8 monthsStores information about how the visitor uses the website and about the advertisements that may have been seen before the visitor visits the website. Also used to customise ads on Google domains.
_ga3 yearsThis cookie is used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data
_gali30 secsThis cookie is used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data
_gat10 minThis cookie is used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data
_gid1 dayThis cookie is used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data
act90 days

This cookie is used by Facebook to distinguish between two sessions for the same user, created at different times.

The value contained in the act cookie has been verified to be consistent with the time and date at which test logins were performed.

The lifetime of this cookie is dependent on the status of the ‘keep me logged in’ checkbox. If the ‘keep me logged in checkbox is set, the cookie expires after 90 days of inactivity. If the ‘keep me logged in’ checkbox is not set, the cookie is a session cookie.

c_user90 days

The c_user cookie contains the user ID of the currently logged-in Facebook user.

The lifetime of this cookie is dependent on the status of the ‘keep me logged in’ checkbox. If the ‘keep me logged in’ checkbox is set, the cookie expires after 90 days of inactivity. If the ‘keep me logged in’ checkbox is not set, the cookie is a session cookie and will, therefore, be cleared when the browser exits.

datr2 years

Used to identify the web browser being used to connect to Facebook independent of the logged-in user.

fr3 monthsFacebook tracks opted-out Facebook users with this cookie that is used for advertising purposes.
hs-messages-hide-welcome-message1 dayThis cookie is used to prevent any Hubspot welcome messages from appearing again for one day after it is dismissed.
hs-messages-is-open30 minsThis cookie is used to determine and save whether the Hubspot chat widget is open for future visits. It resets to re-close the widget after 30 minutes of inactivity.
hubspotutk13 monthsThis cookie is used to keep track of a visitor's identity. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts.
messagesUtk13 monthsThis cookie is used to recognize visitors who chat with via the Hubspot messages tool. If the visitor leaves your site before they're added as a contact, they will have this cookie associated with their browser.
sb2 yearsUsed by Facebook to improve friend suggestions.
spin1 dayThis Facebook advertiser cookie is used for reporting on social campaigns.
viewed_cookie_policy1 yearTracks the acceptance of cookie consent
xs90 daysA Facebook cookie used to maintain a session. It works in conjunction with the c_user cookie to authenticate your identity to Facebook.

How can I control the cookie preferences?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.  In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org.