cookies

Cookies Policy

What are Cookies?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit our website. Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. They can also help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

Cookies can be "First Party", i.e. set by us, or "Third Party" – set by another company to perform the function, for example Google Analytics or our Advertising cookies. See "Use of Cookies by Us" further below for more information.

As with many websites, we also use Adobe Flash Player to deliver video content to you. Adobe utilise their own cookies also known as Flash Cookies, which are not manageable through your browser settings but are used by the Flash Player for similar purposes, such as storing preferences or tracking users. Further details and instructions to remove this cookie can be found here:

How can I prevent Cookies being used?

When you first visit our website, unless you change your Cookies Settings, we will continue to set all Cookies on your device. You can find out how to do this for your particular browser by clicking "help" on your browser's menu or by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org. You can also find information in our cookies table to the right regarding disabling specific cookies.

However, please be aware that should you choose to disable cookies it may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website and some of the website may fail to work. For example: if you do not consent to Functionality cookies, we wouldn’t be able to remember which geographical location you are from and would not be able to serve you relevant recipes and content for your location. If you do not consent to Advertising cookies, you may be served the same adverts repeatedly and we won’t be able to serve you adverts that are personally relevant to you.

Use of Cookies by Us

When someone visits our website we collect standard internet log information. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the website. We collect this information in a way which does not identify anyone.

We also allow cookies to be set by a number of independent measurement, advertising and research companies. These companies read and write their own cookies onto your devices. For example, these cookies are used to track the adverts and keep count of the number of times that each advert is viewed by users. We use this type of information to help improve the services the website provides to you and help to ensure that adverts you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.

If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through any of the website, we will be up front about this. We will make it clear when we collect personal information and will explain what we intend to do with it. For further details of our Privacy Policy please click here.

The table below provides an overview of all the cookies used by our website, the purpose of the cookie, and how you can find out further information about each cookie:

Description of categories of cookies

Strictly Necessary Cookies: Allows you to move around the website and use essential features like secure areas, shopping baskets and online billing. These cookies don't gather any information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you've been on the internet. We don't require your consent to set these cookies.

Performance Cookies: Collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance most visited pages. They do not collect information which identifies visitors personally. They help improve how our website works.

Functionality/Social Media Cookies: Allow the website to remember user choices – e.g. region or language, and also provide enhanced personal features (e.g. providing a service like commenting on a blog.) They do not collect information which identifies visitors personally. They help improve your user experience and the way our website works.

Advertising Cookie: Allow us to track the adverts and number of times each advert is viewed by visitors, and enable the same advert not to be served to a visitor more than once. It does not collect information which identifies visitors personally. It helps improve your user experience and the way our website works.

Useful Sites

Information Commissioner's Office www.ico.gov.uk

Aboutcookies.org www.aboutcookies.org

All About Cookies www.allaboutcookies.org

List of the main cookies used on the Jamie Oliver website

This is a list of the main cookies set by the Jamie Oliver website, and what each is used for

Strictly Necessary
Cookie Name(s) Used by Purpose

cc_all

All areas of the site

This cookie is used to record if a visitor has seen the cookie notification bar.

welcome_code, CART, eid

Jme, Recipease

These cookies keeps track of whether user is logged in and saves their shopping basket details.

punbb_cookie

Forum and Blog sections of the site

Used primarily for the forum and blog sections. This cookie keeps track of whether a user is logged in and is also used to save a user’s forum settings. This cookie is set each time a user logs on to the site.

Performance
Cookie Name(s) Used by Purpose

__qca, __qcb,
__utma, __utmb,
__utmc, __utmz

Google Analytics, all areas of the site, and also Fresh One website and Barbecoa website

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come from geographically, and the pages they have visited, the devices and browsers the visitor is using..

How to reject or delete this cookie

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Functional (inc. Social Media)
Cookie Name(s) Used by Purpose

Various social media sites including addthis.com, facebook.com, twitter.com

All areas of the site

Allow members of various Social Media websites the ability to like, share and bookmark various pages within JamieOliver.com.

You can find out how to do block these cookies for your particular browser by clicking "help" on your browser's menu or by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org

jo_region,
jo_region _remember

Homepage & recipe section of the site

Stores and remembers a user's geographical region. It is used to serve visitors relevant recipes and content according to their location.

You can find out how to do block these cookies for your particular browser by clicking "help" on your browser's menu or by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org

s.ytimg.com

Areas of the website which has Youtube content

This helps us to analyse the popularity of our Youtube media. We can count the total number of times each file is played, how many people watch videos right to the end and how many people give up half way through.

How to reject or delete this cookie

www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/ flashplayer/help/

Advertising Cookie
Cookie Name(s) Used by Purpose

InSkinUserID

InSkin, within the recipe section

Used part of third party advertisement service.

1. Tracks the adverts and number of times each ad is viewed by website visitor.

2. Enables the same advert not to be served to the visitor more than once

Visitors remain anonymous.

The cookie is placed by a third party "InSkin". Click here for InSkin's Privacy Notice: http://inskinmedia.com/privacypolicy.html

How to reject or delete this cookie

Click the "opt out" button on the following page www.inskinmedia.com

AppNexus

DoubleClick, all areas of the site

AppNexus is a cloud-based ad serving platform built from the ground up to serve the real-time advertising needs of trading desks, ad networks and publisher networks.

How to reject or delete this cookie

Click the "opt out" button on the following page www.appnexus.com

DoubleClick

DoubleClick, all areas of the site

Doubleclick 'Spotlight Tags' are used to measure the effectiveness of online marketing campaigns for Jamie Oliver Limited.

How to reject or delete this cookie

Instructions to opt out are found here: www.google.com/policies/privacy/ads/

Grapeshot

DoubleClick, all areas of the site

Grapeshot is a software technology company using advanced Information Retrieval techniques pioneered at Cambridge University.

How to reject or delete this cookie

Click the "opt out" button on the following page www.appnexus.com

Halogen Network

DoubleClick, all areas of the site

You can find out how to do block this cookie for your particular browser by clicking "help" on your browser's menu or by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org.

Quantcast

DoubleClick, all areas of the site

This is an independent measurement and research company. They gather data regarding the visitors to jamieoliver.com using cookies, log file data and code which is embedded on our website. We use this type of information to help improve the services we provides to our users.

How to reject or delete this cookie

Click the "opt out" button on the following page www.quantcast.com