Cookie name

Domain

Purpose

Duration

BVImplmercia

www.aldi.co.uk / www.aldi.ie

Stores user configuration for Bazaarvoice A/B testing

Session

BVImplrecipes

www.aldi.co.uk

Stores user configuration for Bazaarvoice A/B testing

Session

BVImplwines

www.aldi.co.uk

Stores user configuration for Bazaarvoice A/B testing

Session

_atuvc

www.aldi.co.uk / www.aldi.ie 

AddThis social sharing cookie to ensure user sees updated counter if sharing a page

13 months

BVBRANDID

www.aldi.co.uk / www.aldi.ie 

Allows internal Bazaarvioce web analytics to be correlated to the same user for interactions within the Aldi domain

20 years

_atuvs

www.aldi.co.uk / www.aldi.ie

AddThis social sharing cookie in order to ensure user sees updated counter if sharing a page

2 years

_distillery

www.aldi.co.uk

Wistia cookie that records a position where video has been stopped to allow playback continuation

When deleted

_dc_gtm_UA-XXXXXXX

www.aldi.co.uk / www.aldi.ie

Stores Google Analytics tracking info

When deleted

__ga

.aldi.co.uk / .aldi.ie

Stores the user's Google Analytics Client ID

2 years of inactivity

__gid

.aldi.co.uk / .aldi.ie

Stores the user's Google Analytics Client ID and is sent to GA in all hits and redirects

2 years of inactivity

__gaexp

.aldi.co.uk

Stores a list of Google Optimization variations that the user has encountered

90 days depending on variation

acceleratorSecureGUID

www.aldi.co.uk

Website security

Session

b1pi

www.assets.aldi-digital.co.uk  www.assets.aldi-digital.ie  www.aldi.co.ukwww.aldi.ie

Website security

Session

basket

.aldi.co.uk

Contains the quantity of items added to the basket and a timestamp of when the items are reserved until

30 minutes

cookieMesssage

www.aldi.co.uk / www.aldi.ie

Records whether a user has accepted the cookie consent message

19 years

merciastorefrontRememberMe

www.aldi.co.uk

Records that a user has visited the site and automatically logs a customer in

14 days

ecos.dt

www.aldi.co.uk

Maru/eDR survey participation cookie that is set when a user is invited to a survey, chooses to participate in a survey or requests not to be invited again

Session

mercia-uk-cart

www.aldi.co.uk

Allows the site to restore a user's cart if the cart is still present

11  years

muxData

www.aldi.co.uk

Wistia utilizes Mux for low level video performance analytics to help optimize infrastructure and video delivery

20 years

thx_guid

www.aldi.co.uk

Allows device identification for the purposes of fraud detection

When deleted

APISID

.google.co.uk

Stores a user’s Google user preferences and information from Google Maps

When deleted

JSESSIONID

www.aldi.co.uk / www.aldi.ie

Records a user’s session ID allowing the site to identify returning users

Session

ROUTEID

www.aldi.co.uk / www.aldi.ie

Website security

When deleted

SAPISID

.google.co.uk

Stores a user’s Google user preferences and information from Google Maps

When deleted

DSID

.doubleclick.net

Google advertising cookie used for user tracking and ad targeting purposes

When deleted

IDE

.doubleclick.net

Google advertising cookie used for user tracking and ad targeting purposes

When deleted

id

.doubleclick.net

Google advertising cookie used for user tracking and ad targeting purposes

When deleted

SSID

.google.co.uk

Stores a user’s Google user preferences and information from Google Maps

When deleted

CONSENT

.google.co.uk

Google tracking cookie

When deleted

NID

.google.co.uk

Stores a unique Google ID to remember user preferences and other information, such as preferred language

When deleted

HSID

.google.co.uk

Google security cookies to authenticate users, prevent fraudulent use of login credentials and protect user data from unauthorised parties

When deleted

SID

.google.co.uk

Google security cookies to authenticate users, prevent fraudulent use of login credentials and protect user data from unauthorised parties

When deleted

DV

google.co.uk

Google tracking

When deleted

bt2, di2, loc, mus, uid, um, uvc, vc

related social media cookies such as  facebook and pinterest cookies

addthis.com

Facilitates social sharing functionality

When deleted

bvid

network.bazaarvoice.com

Allows internal Bazaarvoice web analytics to be correlated to the same user for interactions across the Bazaarvoice network

365 days of inactivity

bvsid

network.bazaarvoice.com

Allows internal Bazaarvoice web analytics to be correlated to the same user for interactions across the Bazaarvoice network

30 minutes of inactivity (session)

adnxs

appnexus doubleclick advertising

Tracks adverts viewed to build targeting segments

When deleted

px_random

www.aldi.co.uk

Site usage analytics

2 years