iHome Web Site (this Site) does use cookies. The use of these cookies is purely to aid the user's experience and transactional process. iHome does not in any way use them as a source of information in the collection of personal information.


Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your computer’s hard drive for records keeping purposes. Cookies are very common, being used to improve how a website works. Cookies contain information that can be used on particular sites and to tailor a visitor’s experience on the website or provide data that can be used for analysis by our web servers.

Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you would prefer, you can set your browser to disable cookies or to inform you when they are set. However, you may not be able to take full advantage of our website if you disable them.

This website may use cookies to monitor website usage. This is statistical information allows us to manage and develop our website(s), for example to improve usability, or measure the popularity of a given web page. The information gathered does not identify you personally. Cookies cannot read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites or damage your system.

How to control and delete Cookies

If you wish to block cookies from being used on your browser(s) you may be able to acquire the relevant information from looking at your browsers Help information. Or by viewing the About Cookies website ( which has varied and detailed information in regards to removing and stopping the use of cookies.

Though please note, that in order for iHome Web Site to function correctly it is imperative that cookies are allowed. The very nature of the this Site is to provide an ecommerce service, this service, as seen via the EU Cookie Directive ( allows sites of this nature to allow cookies, as they realize they are required to allow products to be successfully tracked and processed through an ecommerce checkout process.

The main iHome Web Site Cookies

In order for to function correctly it is imperative that cookies are allowed to perform.

A list of the main cookies used by the website can be found below.

  • Forms authentication cookie. Used for authenticating registered customers.
  • Customer cookie. Used to identifier guest customers.
  • Compare products cookie. Stores a list of products for 'compare products' page.
  • Recently viewed products cookie. Stores a list of the recently viewed products

Third Party Cookies

iHome Web Site uses a number of services which also set cookies on the http:/ website, this is necessary in order for them to provide their service.


The various cookies which a user may experience from Facebook are described at: (


The various cookies which a user may experience from Twitter are described at: (


The various cookies which a user may experience from LinkedIn are described at: (

Google Analytics

Google Analytics offers a tracking service to view how users find websites and how they explore the site. This information can then be used to create a better user experience for visitors to the iHome website.

Google Analytics sets and updates cookies only to collect anonymous data which is required for the reports which they offer. The data cannot be altered or retrieved by any other service or domain.

Further reading on Google Privacy policy can be read here ( and a more in-depth understanding of their cookies used with Analytics can be seen here (

The various cookies which a user may experience from Google Analytics are:


Google Adwords

This cookie is used to track when a visitor purchases a product advertised on our website.