Cookies Policy

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we 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.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognize you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name, and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited, and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our 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 we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Title/Cookie NamePurposeMore information
[Cookie Title]
[Cookie Name]
[Description of the Purpose for which the Cookie is used and its duration]
Examples of purposes for which a cookie may be used:
This cookie is essential for our site to / enables us to:
(a) Estimate our audience size and usage pattern.
(b) Store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site and to provide you with offers that are targeted to your individual interests.
[Link to External Information Where Appropriate – available in public domain]

Please note that the following third parties may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These named third parties may include, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services. These third party cookies are likely to be analytical cookies or performance cookies or targeting cookies:
You can 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 our website.
Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after [expiry period].

Strickly Necessary Cookies

ProviderCookie NameExpiration TimeDescription
RoRotelwoocommerce_cart_hashsessionHelps WooCommerce determine when cart contents/data changes.
RoRotelwoocommerce_items_in_cartsessionHelps WooCommerce determine when cart contents/data changes.
RoRotelwp_woocommerce_session_2 daysContains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer.
RoRotelwoocommerce_recently_viewedsessionPowers the Recent Viewed Products widget.
RoRotelstore_notice[notice id]sessionAllows customers to dismiss the Store Notice.
Google__Secure-SSID6 MonthsThese are essential site cookies, used by the google reCAPTCHA. These cookies use an unique identifier for tracking purposes
GoogleSEARCH_SAMESITE6 MonthsThis cookie is used to prevent the browser from sending this cookie along with cross-site requests.
Stripe__stripe_mid (or "muid"; part of stripe.js)1 YearFraud prevention and detection
Stripe__stripe_sid (or "sid"; part of stripe.js)30 minsFraud prevention and detection
Stripem (or "guid"; part of stripe.js)Fraud prevention and detection

Performance Cookies

ProviderCookie NameExpiration TimeDescription
Google Analytics_ga2 yearsUsed to distinguish users.
Google Analytics_gid24 hoursUsed to distinguish users.
Google Analytics_gat1 minuteUsed to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_ .
Google AnalyticsAMP_TOKEN30 seconds to 1 yearContains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service.
Google Analytics_gac_90 daysContains campaign related information for the user. If you have linked your Google Analytics and Google Ads accounts, Google Ads website conversion tags will read this cookie unless you opt-out. Learn more.
Google Analytics__utma2 years from set/updateUsed to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated
every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
Google Analytics__utmt10 minutesUsed to throttle request rate.
Google Analytics__utmb30 mins from set/update
Google Analytics__utmcEnd of browser sessionNot used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
Google Analytics__utmz6 months from set/updateStores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
Google Analytics__utmv2 years from set/updateUsed to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated
every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
Google Analytics_gaexpDepends on the length of the experiment, but typically 90 days.Used to determine a user's inclusion in an experiment and the expiry of experiments a user has been included in.
Google Analytics_opt_awcid24 hoursUsed for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Customer IDs.
Google Analytics_opt_awmid24 hoursUsed for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Campaign IDs.
Google Analytics_opt_awgid24 hoursUsed for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Ad Group IDs
Google Analytics_opt_awkid24 hoursUsed for campaigns mapped to Google Ads Criterion IDs
Google Analytics_opt_utmc24 hoursStores the last utm_campaign query parameter.
YouTubeVISITOR_INFO1_LIVEThis cookie tracks viewing of Youtube videos on the website.

Advertising Cookies

ProviderCookie NameExpiration TimeDescription
Facebookdatr, _js_datr, _js_reg_ext_ref, _js_reg_fb_gateThese cookie are used by  Facebook as part of their embedded services on the Websites (likes, sharing etc.). More information about Facebook’s use of cookies can be found in their cookie policy
Google DoubleClick FloodlightConversion30 DaysHelp advertisers determine how many times people who click on their ads end up purchasing their products or performing a particular action (e.g. submitting a form, watching a video, downloading a PDF, etc). These cookies allow Google and
the advertiser to determine that you clicked the ad and later visited the advertiser's site. Conversion cookies are not used by Google for personalised ad targeting and persist for a limited time only.
GoogleideTwo yearsThis is a Google UserID cookie used to help track users across various portions of the Websites to assist RoRotel in understanding how individuals use our websites, what content they view, and to help RoRotel improve website performance.
Googlenid6 months from set/updateThis is a Google UserID cookie used to help track users across various portions of the Websites to assist RoRotel in understanding how individuals use our websites, what content they view, and to help RoRotel improve website performance.
LinkedInConversionHelp advertisers determine how many times people who click on their ads end up purchasing their products or performing a particular action (e.g. submitting a form, watching a video, downloading a PDF, etc). These cookies allow LinkedIn
and the advertiser to determine that you clicked the ad and later visited the advertiser's site. Conversion cookies are not used by LinkedIn for personalised ad targeting and persist for a limited time only.
LinkedInlangUntil end of sessionThis cookie is used to set default locale/language.
LinkedInlidc1 dayThis cookie is used for routing from Share buttons and ad tags
LinkedInbcookie1 yearThis cookie is used by LinkedIn for identifying the Browser ID. It is set from LinkedIn share buttons and ad tags.
LinkedInbscookie1 yearThis cookie is used by LinkedIn to recognize a secure Browser ID.
LinkedInUserMatchHistoryThis cookie is used by LinkedIn Ads to help RoRotel measure advertising performance. More information can be found in their cookie policy.
LinkedInvisitThis cookie is used by LinkedIn as part of their embedded services on the Websites. More information can be found in their cookie policy.
TwitterConversion30 daysHelp advertisers determine how many times people who click on their ads end up purchasing their products or performing a particular action (e.g. submitting a form, watching a video, downloading a PDF, etc). These cookies allow Twitter
and the advertiser to determine that you clicked the ad and later visited the advertiser's site. Conversion cookies are not used by Twitter for personalised ad targeting and persist for a limited time only.
TwitterAuth_token, twll, secure_session, guest_id, remember_checked, remember_checked_on, langThese cookies are used by Twitter as part of their embedded services on the Websites (likes, sharing etc.). More information about Twitter’s use of cookies can be found in their cookie policy.
YouTubeSIDThis cookie is used by Google in combination with HSID to verify your Google user account, if you have one, and your most recent login time to your Google account.
YouTubeHSIDUsed by Google in combination with SID to verify your Google user account, if you have one, and your most recent login time to your Google account.
YouTubePREFThis cookie is used by Google to set each of its users’ preferred language preferences.
YouTubeNIDMost Google users will have a preferences cookie called ‘NID’ in their browsers. A browser sends this cookie with requests to Google’s sites. The NID cookie contains a unique ID Google uses to remember your preferences and other information,
such as your preferred language (e.g. English), how many search results you wish to have shown per page (e.g. 10 or 20), and whether or not you wish to have Google’s SafeSearch filter turned on.
YouTubeLOGIN_INFO, YSC, SAPISID, SSID, APISIDThese cookies are used by Youtube as part of their embedded services on the Websites (sharing etc.). More information about Youtube’s use of cookies can be found in their cookie policy.