Cookies Statements

Privacy Statement: How we use Cookies

What is a Cookie?

Cookies are very small text files that are stored on your computer when you visit some websites.  It is generated by a web page server, which is basically the computer that operates a web site. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site. A cookie can be thought of as an internet user's identification card, which tell a web site when the user has returned.

We use cookies to help identify your computer so we can tailor your user experience, track shopping basket contents and remember where you are in the order process.

Removing Cookies

You can disable any cookies already stored on your computer, but these may stop our website from functioning properly. If you want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software to locate the file or directory that stores the cookies. Our cookies will have the file names: cookies1.txt and cookies2.txt. Information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site.

Functional cookies

In order for Whelehans Wines site to operate correctly, our website will:

Targeting Cookies:

Targeting cookies are not strictly necessary, but are required to provide you with the best user experience and also to tell us which pages you find most interesting (anonymously). Our website will track the pages you visit via Google Analytics. It will also allow you to share pages with social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+ etc.

Whelehans Wines website will not share any personal information with third parties.

More questions?

If you have further questions and would like to talk to us about anything to do with our website, cookies or privacy policy, please contact us directly and we’ll get an answer for you: