Privacy and Cookie Policy

This privacy policy sets out how we, Pixel Bitz uses and protects any information that you give us while using this website. We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This version was last updated on the 24th of May 2018.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • name
  • contact information including email address

For the exhaustive list of cookies we collect see the List of cookies we collect section.

What we do with the information we gather

The information we gather is soley used in fullfilling our obligation in processing orders you place. No information gathered will be used for marketing or disclosed to 3rd parties.

Google Analytics is used to gather data in order to better understand your needs and provide you with a better service. All data is annomisied prior to being processed and stored.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

The only cookies we use on this website are ones vitial to us providing the service you are requesting.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

You may request details of the personal information which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email us this request using our Contact Us information.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, contact us as soon as possible, using our contact us page. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

You may request for your data to be deleted. If you wish to do so please contact us using our contact us page.

Data Retention

We will only keep your personal information assoicated to orders for 12 months after your purchase. After this time your data will be deleted. Personal information held against your account to make re-ordering easier will be held until we are infomred to remove the account.

List of cookies we collect

The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store. All cookies are vitial to provide you with the features and services that you requirest from our site.

Cookie NameTypeCookie Description
FORM_KEYPersistent Customization Session Cookie A security measure that appends a random string to all form submissions to protect the data from Cross-Site Request Forgery (CSRF).
PHPSESSIDPersistent Customization Session Cookie Your session ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEWRequested Functionality Cookie Stores the Order ID that guest shoppers use to retrieve their order status.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CARTPersistent Customization Session Cookie Stores the key (ID) of persistent cart to make it possible to restore the cart for an anonymous shopper.
STFRequested Functionality Cookie Records the time messages are sent by the SendFriend (Email a Friend) module.
STOREPersistent Customization Session Cookie Tracks the specific store view / locale selected by the shopper.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIEPersistent Customization Session Cookie Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
MAGE-CACHE-SESSIDPersistent Customization Session Cookie The value of this cookie triggers the cleanup of local cache storage. When the cookie is removed by the backend application, the Admin cleans up local storage, and sets the cookie value to "true."
MAGE-CACHE-STORAGEPersistent Customization Session Cookie Local storage of visitor-specific content that enables ecommerce functions.
MAGE-CACHE-STORAGE-SECTION-INVALIDATIONPersistent Customization Session Cookie Forces local storage of specific content sections that should be invalidated.
MAGE-CACHE-TIMEOUTPersistent Customization Session Cookie Facilitates caching of content on the browser to make pages load faster.
SECTION-DATA-IDSPersistent Customization Session Cookie Stores customer-specific information related to shopper-initiated actions such as display wish list, checkout information, etc.
PRIVATE_CONTENT_VERSIONPersistent Customization Session Cookie Appends a random, unique number and time to pages with customer content to prevent them from being cached on the server.
X-MAGENTO-VARYRequested Functionality Cookie Configuration setting that improves performance when using Varnish static content caching.
MAGE-TRANSLATION-FILE-VERSIONRequested Functionality Cookie Stores translated content when requested by the shopper.
MAGE-TRANSLATION-STORAGERequested Functionality Cookie Stores translated content when requested by the shopper.
LOGIN_REDIRECTRequested Functionality Cookie Preserves the destination page the customer was navigating to before being directed to log in.
MAGE_MESSAGESRequested Functionality Cookie Tracks error messages and other notifications that are shown to the user, such as the cookie consent message, and various error messages, The message is deleted from the cookie after it is shown to the shopper.
PRODUCT_DATA_STORAGERequested Functionality Cookie Stores configuration for product data related to Recently Viewed / Compared Products.
RECENTLY_COMPARED_PRODUCTSRequested Functionality Cookie Stores product IDs of recently compared products.
RECENTLY_COMPARED_PRODUCT_PREVIOUSRequested Functionality Cookie Stores product IDs of previously compared products for easy navigation.
RECENTLY_VIEWED_PRODUCTRequested Functionality Cookie Stores product IDs of recently viewed products for easy navigation.
RECENTLY_VIEWED_PRODUCT_PREVIOUSRequested Functionality Cookie Stores product IDs of recently previously viewed products for easy navigation.
{Various PayPal Cookies}Requested Functionality Cookie Stores inforamtion required by PayPal to make payments
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