Cookie Policy

Glanbia Ireland DAC trading as Glanbia Ingredients Ireland (“GI”, “we”, “us”) respects the privacy of all visitors to our websites. This Cookie Policy outlines our policy concerning the use of cookies on https://www.glanbiairelandingredients.com/ (the “Website”).

We may update our Cookie Policy from time to time to reflect any changes in technology or legislation which may affect the way in which cookies are used by us and how you as a user, can manage them. Any updates to this Cookie Policy will be posted to this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure you are happy with our use of the cookies. 

  1. What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers sent from a website and stored in the  web browser of your PC, telephone, tablet or other Internet-connected device (each a "Device") while you are browsing a website. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of our Website, which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our Website and also allows us to improve our Website. When users visit the same website again, the browser sends cookies back to the website allowing the website to recognise the user and remember things like personalised details or preferences.

  1. Consenting to cookies on our Website

Our website uses strictly necessary cookies and optional cookies, such as performance and targeting cookies. We require your consent to set optional cookies on your device. On your first visit to our website, you will see our cookies banner with the following options:

  • “Accept Cookies”: which means you consent to the use of strictly necessary and optional cookies
  • “Cookie Settings”: which allows you to manage and update your cookie preferences

You can update your cookie preferences at any time through our website by clicking on the cookie preferences icon on screen. Or you can go to the ‘More Information and Questions’ section of this cookie policy and click on ‘Cookie Preferences’.

  1. What cookies do we use

Cookies can be "first party" which are cookies set by us, or "third party" which are cookies that are placed on your Device by a third party when you visit our Website. We use the following types of cookies on the Website:

Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around our Website and use features on our Website. Please note we do not require your consent to place these cookies on your Device and these cookies cannot be disabled using our cookies banner.

Performance cookies

These cookies are used to collect statistical information about visitors of our Website and the pages they view. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All the information that these cookies collect is combined and used anonymously. GI uses these cookies to understand what content is popular, which helps us to improve our Website. Please note performance cookies are “optional cookies” and we require your consent to place these type of cookies on your Device.

Functional cookies

These cookies allow the Website to remember choices you make and provide enhanced and more personal features (such as your preferred language). These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. Other examples include remembering a user name and email address. Please note functional cookies are “optional cookies” and we require your consent to place these type of cookies on your Device. Advertising and targeting cookies

These cookies may be set through our Website by us or our advertising partners such as Google and LinkedIn. These cookies record your visit to our Website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. The purpose of these cookies is to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other websites. Please note advertising and targeting cookies are “optional cookies” and we require your consent to place these type of cookies on your Device.

  1. The Cookies We Set and Purposes of Our Cookies

First Party Cookies & Purposes

  • Email newsletters related cookies

This Website offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.

Third Party Cookies & Purposes

We also use cookies on the Website provided by trusted third parties. We use these third party cookies for the following purposes.

  • Google Analytics

This Website uses Google Analytics to collect information about your online activity on the Website, such as the web pages you visit, the links you click, and the searches you conduct on the Website. We use this information to help us improve the Website and the overall user experience. For more information about the information gathered using Google Analytics please visit http://www.google.com/intl/en_uk/analytics/privacyoverview.html 

  •  LinkedIn

This Website uses LinkedIn cookies including LinkedIn’s Insight Tag to power conversion tracking, website audiences and website demographics for LinkedIn ad campaigns. You can learn more about LinkedIn cookies on https://www.linkedin.com/legal/l/cookie-table

  • HotJar Analytics

This site uses HotJar Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. For more information on Hotjar Analytics cookies, see the official Hotjar Analytics page https://www.hotjar.com/privacy/

  1. How to disable and delete cookies in your browser

You may disable the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. However, if you do this you may lose some useful functionality such as personalisation and “keep me signed in” and “remember me” features. The exact procedure for disabling and deleting cookies depends on which browser you are using. Click on the links below for more information:

Please note the links to the third party websites above are provided solely for your convenience. If you use these links, you leave our Website and we are not responsible for the content or availability of these third party websites.

More information and questions 

If you have any questions about this cookies policy, please contact us by e-mail at giicustomerservice@glanbia.com or by writing to Glanbia Ingredients Ireland, Customer Service Department, Cavan Road, Virginia, Co. Cavan.