A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in the user's web browser as a very simple text file.
Cookies can be essential to a user using a website for example; storing session based data allowing the user to log in, or to have items in a shopping cart.
Cookies can also be used to help improve the user's experience or to allow websites to operate faster.
Cookies can also record information about marketing activity, such as; the keyword you used to find a website, what items you've viewed.
Pineapple Recruitment uses social websites like Facebook and twitter to communicate with prospective and current customers. As such links from Pineapple Recruitment to these sites may incur cookies to be added to your machine. These will be cookies used and maintained by these third parties.
Some people would prefer to not allow websites to place information on their computer, cookies, specifically ones used by Pineapple Recruitment are generally quite harmless.
If you don't want to receive cookies, you can change the settings on your browser to either let you know when cookies are used or block their usage altogether. You can also remove cookies that have been added to your machine. You may wish to visit AboutCookies.org, which contains detailed guides on how to do this on a variety of desktop browsers.