What Are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer and are used by the majority of websites. The Emerson Group use cookies to monitor how our websites are used (performance cookies) so we can improve the user experience. Parts of our websites also require cookies to enable them to function correctly (functional cookies), such as shopping carts.

Cookies DO

  • Track your browsing habits of our websites.
  • Store information on choices that have been made whilst using the website when navigating from page to page.

Cookies DO NOT

  • Pose a threat of viruses and cannot install malware on your computer.
  • Contain any information that relates to you personally as an individual, for example name and address would never be stored in a cookie.

Which Cookies are we using?

1st Party Cookies

Performance and functional cookies are used on our websites. Performance cookies track site usage, none of which can be traced back to an individual user. Functional cookies are required for the site to work and allow user selections to be remembered when visiting different pages. Without these components such as shopping carts would not work.

3rd Party Cookies

We use Google Analytics on our websites to track how our websites are being used. The information is used for internal analysis of the progress of our websites, which eventually benefits the user. No personal information can be gained from the use of third party cookies.

For more information about the cookies Google Analytics uses please click here.


By using our websites means that you agree to the use of cookies. We recommend that you allow your machine to accept cookies. However if you would prefer cookies can be turned off. Existing cookies can also be cleared at any time from your machine.

Please be aware that by turning off cookies our websites may not function correctly and you may not be able to use all the functions of the website.

For help with refusing cookies please click for information: Refusing Cookies

For help with deleting cookies please click for information: Deleting Cookies