YPO Cookie Policy


The YPO website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the YPO Website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse the YPO Website and also allows us to improve the YPO Website.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that YPO store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

Last updated: 4th June 2018.

YPO use the following cookies:
(a) Strictly necessary cookies: these are cookies that are required for the operation of the YPO Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the YPO Website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
(b) Analytical/performance cookies: they allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the YPO Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way the YPO Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
(c) Functionality cookies: these are used to recognise you when you return to the YPO Website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
(d) Targeting cookies: these cookies record your visit to the YPO Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make the YPO Website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies YPO use and the purposes for which YPO use them in the table below:

Cookie Name Purpose
Session Data  This enables to keep items in your basket during the session and optimises user experience.  
Google Analytics This is used for tracking and analytics gathering and provides us with feedback as to how the YPO website is being used.
Doofinder Search (dfhit) Track the user interaction of the users with the search tool: search, clicks and checkouts.
Cloudflare NAT To avoid rate limiting blocks where customers are behind a single IP address, such as corporate networks. 
SurveyMonkey Used for pop-up surveys.
HotJar Please see HotJar for details.
TokyWoky Control data, session information, authentication details and associated security for the TokyWoky widget.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which YPO have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies. 

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of the YPO Website.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your cookie settings we assume that you are happy with our use of cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time.