Cookie Policy


1. What this Policy Covers

This Cookie Policy sets out:

  • what a cookie is (paragraph 2);
  • an overview of the cookies we use (paragraph 3);
  • how you can control cookies placed on your device (paragraph 4);
  • a detailed table setting out all of the cookies that we use (paragraph 5); and
  • concluding remarks (paragraph 6).

We use cookies to give you a better online experience. This website (“Website”) only uses cookies which are necessary for us to deliver the website to you. However, you should still read the following policy to ensure you understand how we use cookies.

In order to make full use of the Website, your computer, tablet or mobile phone will need to accept cookies. Accordingly, it is important that you know what cookies our Website uses and for what purposes.

2. What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded and may be stored on your user device e.g. your computer (or other internet enabled devices, such as a smartphone or tablet). We may use similar techniques, such as pixels, GIFs, web beacons, device fingerprints, etc. For the sake of consistency, all these techniques combined will hereafter be referred to as ‘cookies’ in this Cookie Policy.

This Cookie Policy provides you with information about the cookies we use and why. Sometimes a cookie ID or the information a cookie collects can be considered personal data. Our Privacy Policy sets out full details of the personal data we may collect and how we may use your personal information.

3. Cookies used on the Website

We use necessary cookies on our Website (these are set by default). Necessary cookies are essential and help you navigate the Website. They enhance the user friendliness of the Website. These cookies also help to support website security and basic functionality.

Some of these are session cookies that are temporary and allow us to link your actions during a browser session. Session cookies are erased when you close the browser. Other cookies are persistent cookies, which remain on your device for the period of time specified in the cookie.

4. Control your cookie settings

You can manage your cookie settings in your browser at any time. If you simply disable all cookies in your browsers settings, you may find that certain sections or features of our Website will not work, because your browser may prevent us from setting functionally required cookies. The following links may assist you in managing your cookies settings, or you can use the ‘Help’ option in your internet browser for more details.

5. Cookie Use

Below is a full list of the cookies used on this Website:

Name Persistency Description Source
ageGate Session This cookie saves whether a website visitor has completed the age gate, which confirms if a user is old enough to access the website. Smartdispense.heineken.co.uk

6. Concluding remarks

We will keep this Cookie Policy under review and may make updates to it from time to time. Any changes to this Cookie Policy will be posted on our Website, and to the extent reasonably possible, will be communicated to you. You can consult this web page for the latest version.

If you have any further questions and/or comments, please contact protectingyourdata@heineken.co.uk.

The most recent version of this Cookie Policy is dated June 2021.