Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy explains how Brew Babu Ltd ("we", "us", and "ours") uses cookies and similar technologies (collectively referred to in this Policy as "Cookies") to recognise you when you visit our website at It explains what these technologies are and why we use them, as well as your rights to control our use of them.

We use cookies to improve the quality of our Site and the service that we offer you. Further information can be found on the Squarespace website - the platform is built on and hosted by.

What are cookies?

"Cookies" are small files that contain information that a website sends to your computer, laptop or mobile media device's hard drive while you are viewing a website. Each cookie is unique to your web browser and will contain some anonymous information such as unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. It allows a website to remember things like your preference or what's in your shopping basket.

How does Brew Babu use cookies?

Cookies are used by lots of websites to provide features to their users and they are used by Brew Babu to improve its websites and to deliver a better and more interactive service to you.

The cookies used by Brew Babu are explained below:


These cookies allow you to move around our websites and use essential features like secure areas and shopping baskets. These cookies do not gather any information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet. Without these cookies, Brew Babu cannot guarantee the correct functionality of the site on any page or during any operation and/or transaction being made, and will not accept responsibility of any errors made during the use of the website.

Cookies defined, as 'Strictly Necessary' or ‘Functional’ will not be used to target you with adverts or remember your preference or username beyond your current visit.

Crumb Cookie Session Prevents cross-site request forgery (CSRF). CSRF is an attack vector that tricks a browser into taking unwanted action in an application when someone’s logged in.
RecentRedirect Cookie 30 minutes Prevents redirect loops if a site has custom URL redirects. Redirect loops are bad for SEO.
CART Cookie 2 weeks Shows when a visitor adds a product to their cart
hasCart Cookie 2 weeks Tells Squarespace that the visitor has a cart
Locked Cookie Session Prevents the password-protected screen from displaying if a visitor enters the correct site-wide password.
Commerce-checkout-state sessionstorage Session Stores state of checkout while the visitor is completing their order in PayPal
ss_sd Cookie Session Ensures that visitors on the Squarespace 5 platform remain authenticated during their sessions.
Test Cookie Session Investigates if the browser supports cookies and prevents errors.
CHECKOUT_WEBSITE Cookie Session Identifies the correct site for checkout when Checkout on Your Domain is disabled.

How do I control the use of cookies?

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser, but please be aware that for some parts of our websites to work you will need to accept cookies. Cookies can be removed or declined by changing your web browser settings. The following links may be helpful:

Cookie setting in Firefox
Cookie setting in Safari
Cookie setting in Internet Explorer
Cookie setting in Chrome

For general information about cookies and their use, please visit All About Cookies. For further legal information about privacy issues you may find the links below useful:

The Information Commissioner's Office Data Protection Act 1998

If you have any questions regarding Brew Babu’s Cookie Policy, please contact


Brew Babu is a trading name of Brew Babu Ltd.

Registered in England: 10725265

Registered address: 6 West Street, Oundle, PE8 6EF

May 2017 VAT No. 266711003

Updated 9th July 2019