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Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Mokio uses and protects any information that you give Mokio when you use this website. Mokio is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. Mokio may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. 

The information we collect

We collect personal information when you sign up for the Mokio newsletter list, contact us with a comment, question or complaint. This can include: 

  • name
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

For the exhaustive list of cookies we collect see the List of cookies we collect section.

What we do with the information we collect

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.


A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps Mokio analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Information we share

We do not share your personal information with third parties. We may, however, disclose specific personal information about you if required by law, a governmental request or court order. Occassionally, we may also ask you if you would be happy for your personal information to be shared with reputable companies outside of Mokio Ltd. When you agree to this and once your personal information has been shared with these companies, the Mokio Privacy Policy will no longer apply to their user of your personal information and their own policies will apply.

Holding of Personal Information

We only keep your personal information for as long as necessary for the purposes collected, or as required by law.

Privacy & Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. Measures that we have implemented in an effort to keep safe your personal information in our custody and control include only giving access to personal information to employees and authorised and trusted service providers who require this information for the purposes described above in the Privacy Policy.

Email Newsletter List

When you subscribe to Mokio’s email newsletter list, we may also information such as your name, post code, product preferences or interests. By collecting such information we can use this to create more relevant email messages and improve our product and service offerings.

Contact Us about your Privacy Policy

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

Please contact us at hello@mokio.co.uk with any questions about our Privacy Policy or to remove your name from an email or other marketing list. To remove your personal information from a mailing, there will be clear ‘unsubscribe’ links at the end of each email. We will remove your email address from our mailing list as soon as possible. Please understand that you may receive an another email before we are unable to remove you from the mailing list. 

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to hello@mokio.co.uk

To update the personal information that we have about you, please email us at hello@mokio.co.uk Please note that we take reasonable steps prior to making any changes to personal information to help verify your true identity. 

List of cookies we collect

The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.

COOKIE nameCOOKIE Description
CART The association with your shopping cart.
CATEGORY_INFO Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.
COMPARE The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
CURRENCY Your preferred currency
CUSTOMER An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
CUSTOMER_AUTH An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
CUSTOMER_INFO An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS Stores the Customer Segment ID
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
FRONTEND You sesssion ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW Allows guests to edit their orders.
LAST_CATEGORY The last category you visited.
LAST_PRODUCT The most recent product you have viewed.
NEWMESSAGE Indicates whether a new message has been received.
NO_CACHE Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
POLL The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.
POLLN Information on what polls you have voted on.
RECENTLYCOMPARED The items that you have recently compared.
STF Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE The store view or language you have selected.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS The products that you have recently viewed.
WISHLIST An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
WISHLIST_CNT The number of items in your Wishlist.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

Mokio reserves the right to occasionally update or change this Privacy Policy for new unanticipated uses not previously laid out. Any changes will be put here. Your personal information collected will be treated in accordance with the Privacy Policy in place at the time of collection.

This Privacy Policy was posted on 11th July 2013.