What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer when visiting a website. This text file stores information that can be read by the website when visiting it again at a later date. Some of these cookies are necessary because otherwise the site is unable to function properly. Other cookies are convenient for the visitor: they remember your username in a secure way as well as your language preferences, for example. Cookies mean that you do not need to fill out the same information each time you visit a website.

Why does Dequip use cookies?

Dequip uses cookies to help us provide you with a better user experience tailored to your personal preferences. By using cookies Dequip makes sure that you do not receive or need to enter the same information every single time you visit the Dequip websites. Cookies are also used to optimise the performance of the websites. For example, cookies make the checkout process easier or help you to find a specific item of clothing faster.

The list below provides more details about what cookies we use:

- PHPSESSID, SERVERID: These cookies are needed for the site to work. Without them you wont be able to add items to your basket or checkout.

- Google Analytics cookies:_utma, _utmb, _utmc y _utmz: These cookies help us understand how people use the site to help us improve it. Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your browser, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Googles behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

How can I disable cookies?

You can modify your browser to turn off cookies. This is very easy to do. Please note: if you disable cookies, your user name and password will no longer be stored on any website. Depending on which web browser you use it is possible to control how cookies are used, or to delete existing cookies from your computer. You can find instructions on how to control the use of cookies, or delete cookies from your computer at http://www.aboutcookies.org (English only).


1. Open Firefox.

2. At the top of the Firefox window, click on the ‘Firefox’ button and then select ‘Options’.

3. Select the ‘Privacy’ panel.

4. Set ‘Firefox will:’ to ‘Use custom settings for history’. Uncheck ‘Accept cookies from sites’ to disable cookies.

5. Click ‘OK’ to close the Options window.

Internet Explorer:

1. Open Internet Explorer.

2. Click the ‘Tools’ button, and then click ‘Internet Options’.

3. Click the ‘Privacy’ tab, and then, under ‘Settings’ move the slider to the top to block all cookies, and then click ‘OK’.

Google Chrome:

1. Open Google Chrome.

2. Click on the tool icon.

3. Select Settings’.

4. Near the bottom of the page, click ‘Show advanced settings’.

5. In the ‘Privacy’ section, click ‘Content settings’.

6. To disable cookies, select ‘Block sites from setting any data’.


1. Open Safari.

2. Choose ‘Preferences’ in the toolbar and then click ‘Privacy’ (You can find the tool bar which looks like a gearwheel, above and on the right in the Safari window.)

3. In the ‘Block cookies’ section, you can specify if and when Safari should accept cookies from websites To see an explanation of the options, click the Help button (question mark)

4. If you want to see which websites store cookies on your computer, click Details.

Please remember that if you delete or restrict cookies from the Dequip websites you may not be able to experience the full benefit of some of the features and services a website has to offer.