What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of many other websites that you visit. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

If you require further information this topic, please contact us via email:

Contact Us Facilities

The “contact us” facilities on this web site are for use by customers and prospective clients at their own discretion. Any personal information that is submitted will be handled securely and for retained only for the period that it is necessary. Shoga is registered with the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (registration Z3483276) and handles information in line with the UK Data Protection Act 1998.

When you use the contact forms on this web site we may collect the following data about you:

How we use Information

Shoga may collect, store and process your personal data as part of responding to your queries, or as part of working with you as a client or prospective client. We may use your information to:

We will not disclose, sell or rent your personal data to any third party unless we have a legal duty to do so.

Email Addresses / Newsletter Emails

This site does not collect email addresses unless provided via the “contact us” facility. Individually identifiable email addresses are not captured or stored unless they are provided. Persons who communicate with Shoga during the course of our business operations and supply us with an email address, may receive future communications by email or telephone. Persons who wish to amend or update their details or who do not wish to receive email messages may use newsletter unsubscribe facilities or contact us and ask for their details to be changed or to be removed. To do so, send an email to and specify your name, company name and email address. As such, Shoga supports the customer’s right to “opt-out”. Persons who request information about us, and who supply us with their name and address will be added to our database to receive the requested information.