Who we are
The pages on the website (“the Website”) are published by Castell, a company registered in England and Wales with company registration number 1514709, whose registered address is at Castell Safety International Limited, 217 Kingsbury Road, London NW9 9PQ (“Castell”).
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The cookies which are used
Castell uses the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of the Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log in to secure areas of the Website. Cookies we have defined as strictly necessary will not be used to gather information that could be used to advertise products or services to you on other websites and remember your preferences or username beyond your current visit.
- Analytical/performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way the Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. Cookies we have defined as performance will not be used to gather information that could be used to advertise products or services to you on other websites and remember your preferences or username beyond your current visit.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to the Website. This enables us to personalise content for you and remember your account preferences. Cookies we have defined as functional will not be used to target you with adverts on other websites.
- Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to the Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make the Website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests.
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