Legal and cookies

Legal

The content on this website has been prepared for the purpose of providing general information about Boots UK Limited ("the Company") and its affiliated companies and the goods and services offered for the customers of the Company.

The Company has taken all reasonable care to ensure the information and facts contained on this website are accurate and up-to-date when first posted.  However, the Company does not undertake to update or correct such information.  The Company does not make any representation or warranty, express or implied as to the accuracy or completeness of any information (including information about goods and services) included on this website. The Company reserves the right to change, delete or move any of the material on this website at any time without notice.

The Company does not accept liability for any loss arising directly or indirectly from the use of or reliance on this website or information it contains (save for damages arising from death or personal injury caused by the negligence of the Company).

Certain hypertext links in this site will lead to websites which are not under the control of the Company. When you activate any of these you will leave this website and the Company has no control over and will accept no responsibility or liability in respect of the material on any website which is not under the control of the Company.

This website is intended solely for your personal and non-commercial use.  The use of this website and its contents for purposes other than personal and non-commercial use is prohibited without prior written permission of the Company. The information contained on this website does not constitute an invitation or inducement to engage in investment activity in connection with any security or financial instrument issued by or on behalf of the Company nor does it purport to contain information that shall form the basis of, or be relied upon in making any investment decision in connection with the same or the Company. If you require any advice, please consult with a professional financial adviser. Past performance cannot be relied on as a guide for future performance.

Unless otherwise noted, all materials on this website including the design, text, graphics, photographs and content featured, are all intellectual property which are owned, controlled or licensed by the Company. 

The Company hereby authorises you to copy materials published by it on this website for non-commercial use only, provided any copy of these materials which you make shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices and any disclaimer contained thereon and on this website.

Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any licence or right under any patent or trademark of the Company or any third party.  Except as expressly provided above, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any licence or right under any copyright of the Company.

All brand names, products and service names and titles used on this website are trademarks and trade names of their respective owners, including the Company and its subsidiaries.  The Company claims no ownership in, nor any affiliation with, any third-party trademarks appearing in this website.  Such third-party trademarks are used only to identify the products and services of their respective owners, and no sponsorship or endorsement on the part of the Company should be inferred from the use of these marks.

Should any viewer of a document published on this website by the Company respond with information including feedback data such as questions, comments, suggestions, or the like regarding the content of any such material, such information shall be deemed to be non-confidential and we shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the information to others without limitation.  We shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products incorporating such information.

Copyright and trade mark notices. All rights reserved. Copyright 2017 © The Boots Company PLC

 

Cookies

What are cookies and how are they used?

Cookies are small useful text files that are stored on your computer when you visit some websites. They are used to remember useful information that allows certain functionality to work, for example cookies can be used to remember if you're logged in or not. Cookies can't harm your computer, and are active for differing lengths of time, some are stored until you close your browser, while others may last for several weeks or more.

How does Boots-uk.com use cookies?

The Boots-uk.com website has a variety of useful features and tools, and to make best use of them your computer, tablet or mobile device will need to accept cookies. We can only provide you with certain features by using cookies. If you have chosen to disable cookies you will still be able to browse the website, read content but some functions may be unavailable.

We have partnerships with organisations that may also set cookies as you use Boots-uk.com.

In the coming months we will be providing you with extra control, by giving you the option to consent to cookies when you visit Boots-uk.com.

boots-uk.com uses cookies in a number of ways:

Strictly necessary cookies:

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, services you have asked for cannot be provided.

Performance cookies:

These cookies collect information about how visitors use our website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don't collect information that identifies you. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our website works.

Functionality cookies:

These cookies allow our website to remember choices you have made (such as your user name, or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features, for instance, they may be used to provide services such as watching a video, commenting on a blog or adding product reviews. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

What cookies are used on Boots-uk.com?

Below is a list of the cookies that maybe stored on your computer when visiting Boots-uk.com. From time to time we may make changes to this list as we introduce or remove functionality from our website.

Strictly necessary cookies:

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How do I change my cookie settings?

By default, cookies should be enabled on your computer or device. If not, your experience on Boots-uk.com will be limited to browsing, viewing and searching for articles. If you'd prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from Boots-uk.com or any other website, you can use your internet browser to do this. Each browser is different, so check the "help" menu on your browser to learn how to change your cookies preferences, or visit www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies. In the coming months we'll be providing tools to help give you extra control of the cookies used on our site.

Flash Cookies (or local shared objects)

Boots-uk.com sometimes uses Adobe Flash Player to deliver video content and interactive product images. Flash cookies are stored on your device in a similar way to usual cookies, but they're managed differently by your browser. If you wish to disable or delete Flash cookies, see Adobe Flash Player security settings. If you disable Flash cookies for Boots-uk.com, you maybe unable to view certain types of information and content on the site, such as videos and interactive product images.

Further information about cookies

To find out more about cookies, how they work and how to manage them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Boots UK Limited. Registered Office: Nottingham NG2 3AA. Registered: England and Wales. Company number 928555