Technologies we use
A log file (or script) is a piece of program code that is used to make our websites function properly and interactively. This code is executed on our server or on your device.
A web beacon (or a pixel tag) is a small, invisible piece of text or image on a website that is used to monitor traffic on a website. In order to do this, various data about you is stored using web beacons.
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.
By placing functional cookies, we make it easier for you to visit our website. This way, you do not need to repeatedly enter the same information when visiting our website and, for example, the items remain in your shopping cart until you have paid. We may place these cookies without your consent.
The table below explains the cookies we use and why.
|Cookie preference||Cookie Control||This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on our websites. Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie.
|Universal Analytics (Google)||_ga
|These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our websites. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the websites. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone, including the number of visitors to the website and blog, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
Read Google’s overview of privacy and safeguarding data
|We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.
Read more at YouTube’s embedding videos information page.
PREF – * Expires after eight months
Specific to www.wrestleshop.com
|_ab||Used in connection with access to admin.||2y|
|_secure_session_id||Used to track a user’s session through the multi-step checkout process and keep their order, payment and shipping details connected.||24h|
|_shopify_country||For shops where pricing currency/country set from GeoIP, that cookie stores the country we’ve detected. This cookie helps avoid doing GeoIP lookups after the first request.||session|
|_shopify_m||Used for managing customer privacy settings.||1y|
|_shopify_tm||Used for managing customer privacy settings.||30min|
|_shopify_tw||Used for managing customer privacy settings.||2w|
|_storefront_u||Used to facilitate updating customer account information.||1min|
|_tracking_consent||Used to store a user’s preferences if a merchant has set up privacy rules in the visitor’s region.||1y|
|c||Used in connection with checkout.||1y|
|cart||Used in connection with shopping cart.||2w|
|cart_currency||Set after a checkout is completed to ensure that new carts are in the same currency as the last checkout.||2w|
|cart_sig||A hash of the contents of a cart. This is used to verify the integrity of the cart and to ensure performance of some cart operations.||2w|
|cart_ts||Used in connection with checkout.||2w|
|cart_ver||Used in connection with shopping cart.||2w|
|checkout||Used in connection with checkout.||4w|
|checkout_token||Used in connection with checkout.||1y|
|dynamic_checkout_shown_on_cart||Used in connection with checkout.||30min|
|hide_shopify_pay_for_checkout||Used in connection with checkout.||session|
|keep_alive||Used in connection with buyer localization.||2w|
|master_device_id||Used in connection with merchant login.||2y|
|previous_step||Used in connection with checkout.||1y|
|remember_me||Used in connection with checkout.||1y|
|secure_customer_sig||Used to identify a user after they sign into a shop as a customer so they do not need to log in again.||20y|
|shopify_pay||Used in connection with checkout.||1y|
|shopify_pay_redirect||Used in connection with checkout.||1 hour, 3w or 1y depending on value|
|storefront_digest||Stores a digest of the storefront password, allowing merchants to preview their storefront while it’s password protected.||2y|
|tracked_start_checkout||Used in connection with checkout.||1y|
|checkout_session_lookup||Used in connection with checkout.||3w|
|checkout_session_token_<<id>>||Used in connection with checkout.||3w|
|identity_state||Used in connection with customer authentication||24h|
|identity_state_<<id>>||Used in connection with customer authentication||24h|
|identity_customer_account_number||Used in connection with customer authentication||12w|
|Reporting and Analytics|
|_landing_page||Track landing pages.||2w|
|_orig_referrer||Track landing pages.||2w|
|_shopify_sa_p||Shopify analytics relating to marketing & referrals.||30min|
|_shopify_sa_t||Shopify analytics relating to marketing & referrals.||30min|
|_shopify_ga||Shopify and Google Analytics.||session|
How do I change my cookie settings?
You can change your cookie preferences at any time by submitting them by clicking on the banner when visiting the sites. You may need to refresh your page for your settings to take effect.
Alternatively, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Please keep in mind that removing or blocking cookies can negatively impact your user experience and parts of our websites may no longer be fully accessible.
Last updated: November 2022