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Most Web browsers are set to automatically accept cookies, but you can change the settings on your browser to reject all cookies, to be notified when a cookie is sent or to accept all cookies. Your browser’s privacy settings screens will tell you how to do this. Google has created a browser addon to allow users prevent their data from being used by Google Analytics for more information see the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.
Irish Food & Drink uses functional cookies for web analytics and content sharing. We also use third party cookies (such as DoubleClick) to run Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. These cookies gather general demographic data (such as age, gender, and interests) on visitors but do not collect any personally identifiable information.
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
|Cookie Name||Associated Service||Purpose|
|Google Analytics||These cookies are used by Google Analytics to allow us collect information on site traffic and on how visitors use the site. The cookies collect this information in an anonymous form and Bord Bia does not attempt to identify individual visitors. Bord Bia does not use third party advertisements or third-party ad serving on this site.|
|_atuvc||AddThis Sharing||This cookie is used by the Add This to enable users share content on certain pages on our site e.g. Members page. No data from this cookie is sent back to the AddThis site.|
|HotJar||These cookies allow HotJar, a digital analytics tool, to function correctly on this site. HotJar collects anonymous information on user sessions such as items clicked and pages viewed. This information is not personally identifiable.