Cookies and Privacy

When users access the NPW website, (via computer or mobile phone), this sometimes involves placing small amounts of information on user's device. These include small files known as cookies.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of information (text files) that are placed on your computer by websites you visit. They are used by many websites and can do a number of things - for example:

  • remembering your settings and preferences,
  • recording what you have selected in your shopping basket
  • and counting the number of visits to the website.

Many cookies are automatically deleted after you finish using the website and closed the browser. For more information about cookies, including on how to manage and delete them, please visit About Cookies websites.

Visitors to our website:

The NPW website is only using cookies that are either essential (i.e. they are required to make something work) or that help us to make your experience of using the website better. We do not use cookies to store personal data and they can't be used to identify you personally.

NPW collect standard internet log information and web statistics automatically about your visit. This includes:

  • number of visits to the site,
  • length of visits,
  • what search engine you use,
  • what links you click on,
  • what keyword you use and
  • the country users are in when accessing the website

This information is used to help us follow browsing preferences on our site so that we can regularly make improvements to our website. As mentioned before, these statistics do not contain personal data and cannot be traced back to an individual.

Our Use of cookies

The following list shows all of the cookies used on our websites:

NPW website

Cookie name Purpose Expires
ASPSESSIONIDAQQQACAD Session ID (Remembers that you have logged on, so no need to do it for every page you access from this site) When you close your browser windows

Google Analytics Cookies

Cookie name Purpose Typical Content Expires
_utma Usage tracking Randomly generated number. Two years
_utmb Usage tracking Randomly generated number. 30 minutes
_utmc Usage tracking Randomly generated number. At end of session
_utmz Usage tracking Randomly generated number and information of how the website
was reached.
6 months

Full details on the cookies set by Google Analytics are published on the Google website.
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Links to other websites

This privacy notice does not cover the links to other (external) websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.

Please click on the links to view Our Data Protection Statement and Privacy notice.