Cookie Policy

Last updated September 29th 2021

Any website you visit is likely to store information from your browser, using cookies. This is to collect and understand information about you and your preferences, and is designed to make your browsing experiences more interesting and useful to you.

Some of the cookies are necessary to make our complicated system work well for you, others are to help you find the information you want, participate in the events and competitions that you choose, and get messages, including on social media, that suit your search and profile history.

But you don’t have to have them all if you don’t want – your privacy is your right – and so, like other websites, we have defined the different categories of cookies so you can choose to accept or refuse, as you wish.

Just so you know, this site is owned and managed by Yakult UK (‘We’). We do reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time without notice but you’ll easily see our changes when you look at the LAST UPDATED notice on the top of this page. Changes notified will be implemented immediately.

Yakult uses cookies and other technologies on this website to:

1. assess the use of our website by each website visitor (statistical cookies),
2. to remember your preferences and settings (functional cookies),
3. to provide you with social media functionality [and
4. to provide you with relevant content (including our own advertisements)].

You can find out more about these technologies and how you can refuse or delete them by reading our cookie statement. By continuing to use our website without changing your settings you consent to our use of cookies and other technologies in accordance with our cookie statement.


What are these cookies and other technologies?
Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device via our website. The next time you visit our website, web beacons will allow us to recognize the cookie and your device. These web beacons will also read how you use our website. Pixel tags allow us to place relevant content for you on our website.

What is the function of these cookies and other technologies?
Below we list the different types of cookies that may be used on the Site. Note that where information collected through cookies constitutes personal information, the provisions in the Privacy Policy apply and complement this Cookie Policy.

Essential cookies
Name Purpose Storage duration Third party
Wordpress Essential cookies are necessary for the Site to work. They help you move around it and to use its services and features. Without these absolutely necessary
cookies, the Site will not perform as smoothly for you as we would like it to and we may not
be able to provide the Site or certain services or features you request. N. A


Analytics cookies
Name Purpose Storage duration Third party
Google analytics This analytics cookie tracks and reports on website use, to help us improve the site t N/A Google, Inc. Privacy statement


Social media cookies
Name Purpose Storage duration Third party
Facebook This cookie tracks when you share our information on Facebook and other social media. N/A Facebook, privacy statement

YouTube This cookie tracks analytics and view rates on You Tube. on N/A Google, Inc. Privacy statement


How can you remove cookies?
If you want to prevent cookies and other technologies being placed on your device, or used when you visit our website, you can change your browser’s settings or options on your device. Please click on the links below to read your browser’s user guidance on changing settings or options.

• Internet Explorer
• Safari
• Firefox
• Google Chrome

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