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BUD SEASON, postal and internet trade, Letališka cesta 34, 1000 Ljubljana, E-MAIL: info@budseason.eu, GSM: +386 51 425 542

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that we place on your computer to improve your user experience. Cookies themselves do not contain any data. You always have the option to accept or reject cookies. Their storage is under the full control of the browser used by the user. Cookies are small files that are sent to and stored on your computer by websites you visit. They usually contain: the name of the server from which the cookie was sent; the lifetime of the cookie; the value (a unique number). Cookies are stored in the file directory of your web browser. The next time you visit the website, the browser reads the cookie and transmits the information to the website or other element that set the cookie.


Why are cookies necessary?

They are fundamental to providing user-friendly online services. Cookies make the interaction between the web user and the website faster and easier. They help the website to remember the individual’s preferences and experience, saving time and making browsing more efficient and user-friendly.

Some concrete examples of how cookies are used:

  • for a better user experience, we adjust the display of content to visitors based on past visits
  • to store choices when shortlisting and comparing devices and offers
  • we keep you logged in on the parts of the website that require a login
  • to recognise your device (computer, tablet, mobile phone), allowing you to adapt the display of content to your device
  • to monitor traffic, which allows us to check the effectiveness of content and adverts and to continuously improve our websites
  • they are necessary for the operation of certain services (e.g. online shops and other forms of e-commerce, …)


Why does our website use cookies?

Cookies are an important means of keeping content fresh and relevant, in line with the interests and preferences of the individual web user. The reasons for using cookies are based on their characteristics (one of them is to store information about the state of a particular website), cookies help with the implementation of various online services (online shops), they help with the collection of various statistics, as only with them can the frequency of visits to a particular website be monitored. Cookies allow the website operator to assess the effectiveness of the design of its website, as well as the relevance of the type and number of advertisements offered to third-party users on its website.


Disabling cookies

You decide whether or not to allow cookies to be stored on your computer. You can control and change your cookie settings using the settings you have selected in your web browser. For information about your cookie settings, please select the web browser you are using.

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Types of cookies we use on this website

The following cookies are used to ensure that all the functions of the website work:

  • cookies for analytical purposes
  • a cookie to track the itinerary of non-registered users.

Certain content is customised for a specific user, and website traffic analysis allows for continuous improvement of the website.

The exact description of each cookie and the time of its placement can be seen in the tables below:


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Group 1: Strictly necessary cookies

Cookies are text files that recognise your computer on a server. Cookies do not identify the individual user per se, but the computer used to access the website. Strictly necessary cookies make a website usable by enabling basic functions such as site navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website does not function properly without these cookies.


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Group: optional/analytical cookies

Statistics cookies help website owners understand how visitors use the website by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

Group 3: Marketing cookies

They are used to track users through the website. The purpose is to show ads that are relevant and interesting to the individual user.

Table of cookies used

Strictly necessary cookies

Name Validity Reason
XSRF-TOKEN Session time Security cookie for Cross-site protection
wordpress_* Session time Cookie for the logged-in user.
wordpress_logged_in_* Session time Cookie for the logged in user.
woocommerce_cart_hash Session time This cookie stores an encoded string representing the contents of a shopping cart.
woocommerce_items_in_cart Session time This cookie records when items are present in the shopping cart.
wp_woocommerce_session_* 2 days This cookie stores a unique identifier for the shopper and is used to search for a basket in the database.

Optional/analytical cookies

Name Validity Reason
_gat 1 minute Used to control the number of requests.
See details on page *
_ga 2 years Used to generate statistics on how visitors use the website.
See details on page *
_gid 24 hours Used to generate statistics about how a visitor uses the website.
See details on page *
analytics Session time Memorable choices for analytics
general_cookies Session time Memorable choices for analytics
cookie_notice_accepted 1 month The cookie stores information if the user has clicked accept on the cookie notification.

*Details: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

Cookies for marketing

They are used to track users through a website. The purpose is to show ads that are relevant and interesting to the individual user.

Cookie name Validity Purpose (description)
CONSENT 20 years Designed to alert users about the use of cookies on the website.
NID 6 months It remembers your recent searches, your previous interactions with the advertiser’s ads or search results and your visits to the advertiser’s website.
IDE 1 year It is designed to measure interactions with ads on the domain in question and prevent you from being shown the same ads too many times.
DSID 10 days It’s used to link your activity across multiple devices if you’ve previously signed in to a Google Account on another device. This aligns the ads you see across devices and measures conversion events.