When you interact with the Decathlon.co.uk, we try to make that experience simple and meaningful. When you visite Decathlon.co.uk, our web server sends a cookie to your computer. Cookies are smal pieces of information which are issued to your computer when you visite a website and chich store and sometiles track information about your use of Decathlon.co.uk. A number of cookies we use last only for the duration of your web session and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies are used to remember you when return to Decathlon.co.uk and will last for longer
Cookies may be set by the website you are visiting (“first party cookies”) or may be set by other websites who display content on the page you are viewing (“third party cookies”).
- Remember that you have visited us before; this means we can identify the number of unique visitors we receive. This allows us to make sure we have enough capacity for the number of users that we get;
- Customise elements of the promotional layout and/or content of the pages of Decathlon.co.uk;
- Collect anonymous statistical information about how you use the Site (including how long you spend on Decathlon.co.uk) and where you have come to the Site from, so that we can improve Decathlon.co.uk and learn which parts of Decathlon.co.uk are most popular with visitors; and
- Gather information about the pages on the Site that you visit and also other information about other websites that you visit, so as to place you in a “market segment. This information is only collected by reference to the IP address that you are using, but does include information about the county and city you are in, together with the name of your internet service provider. This information is then used to place interest-based advertisements on the Site which it is believed will be relevant to your market segment. For more information about this type of interest based advertising, and about how to turn this feature off please visit http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/
Some of the cookies used by the Site are set by us, and some are set by third parties who are delivering services on our behalf.
Most of browsers, smartphones and other web-enabled devices are typically set up to accept cookies.
You have different options to manage the cookies on your computer or device. You can change your browser settings to prevent cookies from being accepted, or, depending on which browser you are using, you might be able to receive an alert when a website is trying to place one on your browser. With most browsers you can allow first party cookies to be set but refuse third party cookies.
You can delete cookies stored in your browser by using a function in your browser. Whilst this does not mean you won’t collect cookies in the future, it gives you freedom to delete your cookies after you have been online. This function is often known as ‘clearing cookies’.
Clearing your cookies on one browser of one device does not automatically clear them on another. You need to clear all browsers on all channels independently.
You can find some helpful information about controlling your cookies on www.aboutcookies.org which includes additional useful information on cookies and how to block cookies using different types of browser.
Please note, however, that by blocking or deleting cookies used on the Site, you may not be able to take full advantage of Decathlon.co.uk.
To make full use of our website, cookies need to be enabled on your browser; certain features will not work if you reject cookies. Cookies are used to offer a personalised experience when browsing the website on your computer, tablet, mobile phone…
Please note that if you disable cookies, it will restrict your experience on our site and you will not be able to set up an account, login to an existing one and purchase online.
Cookies do not contain confidential information such as your home address, telephone number or credit card details
Here’s a list of the main cookies we use, and what we use them for.
|These cookies allow you to login and and purchase online||1 day, 1 year|
|JSESSIONID, MIDDLEOFFICE_SESSIONID||This cookie remembers details of what you’ve looked at as you move around the website. They allow us also to recognise our registered users.||Session, 1 year|
|These cookies allow our website to work for you. Actions like “browsing the website” or “add to basket” wouldn’t work without||1 Year, 2 Years and 10 years|
|addProductTypeOnClick, listProductTypeOnAdding, shoppingList||These cookies allow us to save basket items.||1 Month, 1 Year|
|NSC_IUUQ-PTNPTF, NSC_IUUQT-PTNPTF||These cookies allow Decathlon to monitor the response/performance of our servers hosting decathlon.co.uk||1 day|
|BC_Bandwith||This cookie enables the display of our video products||1 day|
|_ga, _gat, shoppingToolAction, __ywtfpcsuid, __ywtfpcvuid||These cookies enable the function of our Google Analytics software, supplied by our business partner Google.
This allows us to generate statistical information such as visitor number, browser usage, shopping journey times and responses to our marketing activities. This information helps us to track our performance and to improve your journey on our website.
|Session, 2 Years|
|_gat_picshare||This cookies allow to generate statistical information related to the functionnality “Picture sharing”. This information helps us to track our performance on this service.||1 day|
|NSC_IUUQ-PTNPTF, NSC_IUUQT-PTNPTF||These cookies allow Decathlon to monitor the response/performance of our servers hosting decathlon.co.uk.||1 day|
|COOKIE_PRIVACY, COOKIE_BANNER, TW_SESSION_ID, TW_SESSION_SEQUENCE, TW_VISIOR_ID||This Cookie allow us to remember your preference regarding cookies||1 hour, 45 Days, 1 Year|
|STORE||This Cookie allow us to remember your preference regarding the store you selected.||1 hour, 45 Days, 1 Year|
Decathlon uses different selected 3rd parties cookies to provide and improove certaine services we offer to you. Third party cookies are those that are set by a domain different to the one that the user is visiting.
|Cookie Name||Purpose||More Information/Provider|
|__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz||At decathlon.co.uk, we use Google Analytics to track the relevance of our advertising and so we can make improvements and optimise our targeting.
Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers navigate to and through our website. These cookies enable the function of Google analytics.
|tc_cj_v2, TC_PAGES_VIEWED, tc_scoring_pv, TCIC,TCSESSION||These cookies are supplied by Tag Commander which is an independent Tag Management System that enables Google Analytics and other marketing partners.||As well as Google Analytics these cookies also interact with:
Linkshare – Rakuten LiveRail
Media Optimizer (Adobe)
Horse and Hound
Androit Digital Solutions
|__ywtfpcsuid, __ywtfpcvuid||These cookies enable the function of Ysance which help us to understand how our customers navigate to and through our website.||Ysance|
|bt, di, dt, loc, psc, uid, uit, uvc||These cookies enable you to share products you have found with your friends through printing, email sharing, bookmarking etc.||AddThis|
|mt.v||Allow Decathlon.co.uk to test different website improvements and mesure the effictiveness. Please see here for further information http://www.monetate.com/platform-policy/||Monetate|
|datr, locale, pid, guest_id||These cookies are required to enable our customers to share their shopping experiences through social media such as Facebook and Twitter etc. Please note that if you do choose to share through these social media providers that we don’t control the setting of these cookies and we recommend that you check the provider’s website for further information.
Each individual advertiser uses its own tracking cookies and the data taken is not confidential or interchangeable.
In addition to cookies, tracking pixel may be set by us or third parties in respect of your use of the Site. Tracking pixels are small image files within the content of the Site or the body of our newsletters so we or third parties can understand which parts of the Site are visited and whether particular content is of interest.