How does Victor use cookies?

Cookies enable us to identify your device, or you when you have logged in. We use cookies that are strictly necessary to enable you to move around the site or to provide certain basic features. We use cookies to enhance the functionality of the website by storing your preferences, for example. We also use cookies to help us to improve the performance of our website to provide you with a better user experience.

Click on the links to the right to find out more about each of these categories of cookie along with examples of the main cookies set by Victor.

We don't sell the information collected by cookies, nor do we disclose the information to third parties, except where required by law (for example to government bodies and law enforcement agencies).

Strictly necessary cookies

Some cookies are strictly necessary in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features. Without these cookies, we will not be able to determine the number of unique users of the site or provide certain features, such as automatic sign in to the Victor website.

Examples of strictly necessary cookies set by Victor

Cookie name

Purpose ASP.NET_SessionId

A unique identifier that is ussued to you on each visit to the Victor website. This identifier enables us to find data associated with your visit, which is stored on our website, each time you request a new page.

This cookie and any data associated it will expire at the end of your session.

.ASPXAUTH This cookie is created when you sign in to the Victor website. The data in this cookie is encrypted and identifies you to our servers when you move between pages.

Functionality cookies

Functionality cookies record information about choices you've made and allow us to tailor the website to you. Functionality cookies may also take the form of Flash cookies, which are stored in your Adobe Flash Player rather than your browser.

Examples of functionality cookies set by Victor

Cookie name Purpose userCurrency

Stores your user preferences for the currency selection features on the Victor website. When you select a currency it is stored in this cookie so that we remember your choice.

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Stores your user preferences for display of closable windows. When you click the close button on an informational window a cookie is set to ensure that you do not see the information again until the cookie expires. These cookies are not set for visitors who are logged in.

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We use the service provided by AddThis (http://www.addthis.com/) to provide sharing capabilities on various social networks. AddThis sets this cookie and the social networks you share with may set additional cookies.

Performance cookies

We use Performance cookies across Victor websites for internal purposes to help us to provide you with a better user experience. Information supplied by cookies helps us to understand how our visitors use Victor websites so that we can improve how we present our content to you. They also allow us to test different design ideas for particular pages, such as the Victor Homepage. We generally contract with independent measurement and research companies to perform these services for us and when this is the case, these cookies may be set by a third party company (third party cookies). Third party cookies are identified in the list below, together with information as to how you can opt out of receiving them.

Examples of performance cookies set by Victor and our suppliers

Victor Cookie name or Supplier
Purpose Google Analytics

From time to time some Victor online services, including mobile apps, use Google Analytics. This is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate use of those services and compile a report for us.

Opt-out of Google Analytics cookies.