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// Privacy & Cookie Policy

This site recognises the home servers of visitors, but not their e-mail addresses. Individually identifiable e-mail addresses are not captured or stored unless they are provided. Persons who communicate with Quartz Business Media, and supply us with an e-mail address may receive future communications by e-mail or telephone.

Quartz has a no tolerance spam policy and we actively monitor our mailing lists. Every email we send contains a mandatory one click unsubscribe link displaying the email address which it was sent to.

Persons who do not wish to receive e-mail messages may contact also Quartz Business Media and ask to be removed; to do so, send an e-mail to info@quartzltd.co.uk
As such, Quartz Business Media supports the customer's right to opt out. Persons who request information about Quartz Business Media and who supply us with their name and address will be added to our database to receive the requested information.

By using this site you’re confirming that you’re happy to accept our use of cookies. Here you can find out more about how we use them.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small, harmless files placed on your computer’s hard drive or in your browser memory when you visit a website.

What do cookies do?

Cookies help to make the interaction between users and websites faster and easier. For example, they can remember your login details for you. What cookies don't do is store any personal or confidential information about you.

Our functional cookies used are as follows:

Cookie Name

Cookie Duration



1 year

Holds a 'yes' or 'no' value depending on whether you have consented to allowing the use of cookies on our site.


1 year

Contains the date of your last activity on the site.


1 year

This is only relevant to registered users and contains data relating to the dates of your visits to the site.


Session (until the browser is closed)

Keeps track of the last 5 pages you visited on the site and allows us to redirect you to the page you were on before sending us an email through a contact form.

We also use Google Analytics as our statistics package which uses the following cookies:

Cookie Name

Cookie Duration



2 years

This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.


30 minutes

Holds timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor first visits the site.


Session (until the browser is closed)

Holds timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves the site.


6 months

Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine they used, what link was clicked on, what keyword they used, and where in the world they are when they accessed the website.

Details of Google’s privacy policy can be found here 

Are cookies safe?

Cookies are harmless text files. They can’t look into your computer or read any personal information or other material on your hard drive. Cookies can’t carry viruses or install anything harmful on your computer. You are safe allowing cookies on websites.

Why should I keep cookies switched on?

We advise you to keep cookies active during your visits to our website because parts of the site rely on them to work properly. 

You have a number of options when it comes to receiving cookies. You can set your browser either to reject all cookies, to allow only ‘trusted’ sites to send them, or to accept only those cookies from websites you are currently using.

We recommend that you don’t block all cookies because parts of our website rely on them to work properly.

Browsers already contain everything you need to control cookies, either globally or on a per domain basis. For details on how to turn cookies on and off in your browser, click on your browser’s logo below or for a detailed overview and older browsers visit: http://www.aboutcookies.org.