Cookie Policy

What are cookies and how are they used?

Cookies are tiny text files stored on your computer when you visit certain web pages. At we use cookies to remember useful information which allows certain functionality to work.

If you don’t wish to enable cookies, you’ll still be able to browse the site and use it for research purposes.

Please note that cookies can’t harm your computer. We don’t store personally identifiable information in cookies we create, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to help improve your experience of our website.

We have relationships with carefully-selected and monitored suppliers who may also set cookies during your visit to be used for marketing-purposes – in other words to show you different products and services based on what you appear to be interested in. If you would like to opt out, please go to the Network Advertising Initiative website (opens in a new window – please note we are not responsible for the content of external websites).

We’re giving you this information as part of our initiative to comply with recent legislation, and to make sure we’re honest and clear about your privacy when using our website. We know you’d expect nothing less from us, and please be assured that we’re working on a number of other privacy and cookie-related improvements to the website.

How does the Vision Express Careers website use cookies?

The website has a variety of useful features and tools, and to make best use of them your computer, tablet or mobile device will need to accept cookies. We can only provide you with certain features by using cookies.

Our cookies don’t store sensitive information such as your name, address, or date of birth: they simply hold the ‘key’ that is associated with this information. However, if you would prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies from, or any other website, you can use your browser to do this.

What cookies are used on

Below is a list of the cookies that may be stored on your computer when visiting From time to time we may make changes to this list as we introduce or remove functionality from our website.


Used to disable the cookie policy notice once it has been agreed to.

_ga, _gat_gtag_UA_44121995_1, _gcl_au, _gid, __cfduid, __utma, __utmc, __utmz

Collecting website statistics helps us understand website traffic and visitor activity. This provides us with information about how our site is being used and any errors, so we can make suitable improvements.


This cookie rembers the information you’ve inputed on the search forms so it can be searched again on different pages.

DSID, IDE, _fbp

These cookie show us how you found our website and which website you came from. It also allows us to reward some external websites for directing you to us.

_fbp, datr, fr, m_pixel_ratio, sb, sfau, wd


JSESSIONID, __utma, __utmb, __utmb, __utmt_site, __utmt_sys, __utmv, __utmz

Third Party Cookies

When you visit you may notice some cookies that aren’t related to Vision Express. If you go on to a web page that contains embedded content, for example from YouTube, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so we suggest you check the third-party websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.

Some of the business partners that may set cookies on include:

Audience Science Google Mediaplex

Sometimes we’ll advertise on 3rd party websites. Cookies from these sites are used to help us and our advertisers see which advertisements you click on and interact with. Each advertiser uses its own tracking cookies and the data taken is not confidential or interchangeable.

All of these 3rd party websites are part of the Network Advertising Initiative, which facilitates an opt-out list :

Other 3rd Party Platforms

From time to time, we’ll use other platforms to advertise Vision Express. If you’re sent here from one of these adverts, we’ll also use cookies to help us find out how you reached us. Each platform uses its own tracking cookies and the data taken is not confidential or interchangeable.