Svensk Distanshandel’s Cookie Policy

A cookie is a small text file sent from Svensk Digital Handel’s (“SDH”) or any of our suppliers’ websites and which is then stored by your web browser, while you are browsing, on your computer or mobile device. Cookies are used primarily to enhance your experience of our website by making it more user friendly for you when you visit it in future. In this Cookie Policy, we review the following:

  1. Which cookies we use on our website
  2. For which purposes cookies are used
  3. How you can manage storage of cookies.
  1. Cookies used by us

There are various types of cookies that can be placed on your computer/device.

  1. Session cookies, which are stored temporarily on your computer/device when you visit our website and are erased as soon as you close your browser
  2. Persistent cookies, which remain on your computer/device until you delete them
  3. First-party cookies, which are set by us when you visit our website
  4. Third-party cookies, which are set by another company.

These cookies are then categorised by us depending on how they are used.

  1. How we use cookies

SDH uses strictly necessary, analytical and marketing cookies for various purposes.

Strictly necessary cookies

To enable you to visit our website and use our digital services, we use cookies. Cookies enable us to supply entire and parts of the services you request. For example, to be able to give you access to special features on our website. Cookies allow us to ‘remember’ the selections you have made during previous use of our services. This means, for example, that you don’t have to tell us which country you are in, or in which language you want to display the contents every time you visit our website. More information about strictly necessary cookies in use by SDH is provided below. Analysis cookies.

Analytical cookies

Analytical cookies enable us to tailor our website to your needs so that we can simplify your use of it, or allow us to analyse visitor traffic. This allows us to assess which information or features should be given priority on our website. More information about analytical cookies is provided below.

Marketing cookies

Marketing cookies allow us to communicate with you and show you member benefits and offers after you leave our website or our digital services. This is sometimes referred to as “retargeting”. The following cookies are used for marketing purposes.

Name Issuer Purpose Expiry
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Remembers whether the website visitor is using the new or old version of the YouTube interface. For more information, see Google Privacy and Terms. 6 months
GPS A unique identifier assigned to each mobile device to permit collection of location data. For more information, see Google Privacy and Terms. 30 minutes
PREF Allows Google to offer you recommendations and display ads on YouTube videos based on your previous preferences. For more information, see Google Privacy and Terms. 8 months
YSC A unique identifier assigned to the visitor when an embedded video is played, and used for storing user preferences. For more information, see Google Privacy and Terms. Session (visit)


3 How to manage cookies

You can edit your browser or device settings at any time to manage how we use your cookies, including the extent of our usage. Locate your browser or device settings to learn more about how to change your cookie settings. In your settings, you can block all cookies, but you can also opt to only accept first-party cookies or to delete cookies every time you close your browser. Bear in mind that you will need to keep strictly necessary cookies if you still want to be able to use our website and our services. Blocking cookies may also result in all of our website services not working properly.

Still unsure?

If you have further questions about how we use cookies, please feel free to contact us at

For more information about how we process your personal data, please consult our Privacy Notice.