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We may use web beacons, which are transparent image files on web pages and are used to monitor your journey around British American Tobacco Group websites.
However, some of the tools and content in the ‘Media’ section of our website may be delivered by (and in some cases also hosted by) third party content providers. When you access this content, these third party providers may set cookies on your computer or mobile device.
We allow third parties to set the following cookies on this website:
|Cookie / technology||Google Analytics|
|Purpose||These cookies are used to collect information about how you and other visitors use our website, which we use to help improve it. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they have visited.|
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|_ga||Persistent cookie: 2 years from set/update|
|_gat||Persistent cookie: 10 minutes from set/update|
|_utma||Persistent cookie: 2 years from set/update|
|_utmb||Persistent cookie: 30 minutes from set/update|
|_utmc||Session cookie: end of user browser session|
|_utmz||Persistent cookie: 6 months from set/update|
This website uses Google Analytics, a Web Analytics service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files which are stored on users’ computers and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by them. The information generated by the cookie about the use of this website by the users is usually transferred to a server of Google in the USA where it is stored. IP anonymization has been activated on this website, so that the IP address of the users of Google is shortened in advance for those Member States of the European Union or European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the United States and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate the use of the website by the users, to compile reports on the website activities and for further purposes related to the use of the website and Internet use to provide services to the website operator.
The IP address submitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. Information that BAT collects through Google Analytics are: Number of visitors, URLs from which visitors come and reputable sites.