WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to and stored on your device when you visit a website. At every subsequent visit, cookies are sent back to the website that originated them (First-party cookies) or to another website that recognises them (third-party cookies). Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise the User’s device. They have various purposes, such as allowing efficient browsing in the pages, remembering favourite websites and, in general, improving the User’s experience of the website.
Based on their function and purpose of use, cookies can be classified as technical cookies, profiling cookies, third-party cookies.
Technical cookies have the purpose of enabling functions without which it would be impossible to fully use the Website.
These cookies allow good operation of procedures based on several steps (several subsequent pages, such as a contact request), keep track of the user’s choices on the Website contents to be viewed or the functions to be enabled or disabled.
This type of cookies is used also to record the user’s decision about cookies on our website.
Essential cookies cannot be disabled using the Website functions.
Technical cookies also include those used for statistical analysis of access or visits to the Website, also called “analytic” cookies, which pursue statistical purposes only and collect aggregate information with no possibility to identify any single user.
Analytic cookies may be third-party cookies (Google Analytics) and, therefore, please refer to the data protection policy of the relevant controller for more exhaustive information on such cookies.
Profiling cookies have the purpose of improving the User’s experience of the Website with suggestions in line with the preferences expressed by the User while browsing, based on the viewed contents and other behavioural parameters.
The User may decide to disable the single cookies through the related options of his/her own browser.
In this case, some functions of the Website may be unavailable.
The Website uses some external functions or contains some external links in order to improve integration with third-party websites for shared use and the Website social media (e.g. button to share on Facebook, Google, Twitter, etc.).
These functions and links may entail the use of third-party cookies, for which please refer to the specific policy on the relevant websites.
How you can change cookie settings
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but the User can usually change the settings to disable such function. All types of cookies can be blocked or the User may accept only some of them and disable others. Through the “Options” or “Preferences” section in the browser menu, the User can prevent receipt of cookies and other user tracking technologies, and can receive notice from the browser of the activation of such technologies. As an alternative, the “Help” section can be consulted from the toolbar that can be found in most browsers.
The browser to be used can be selected from the list given below; after selecting it, just follow the instructions: – Internet Explorer; – Chrome; – Safari; – Firefox; – Opera. From mobile devices: – Android; – Safari; – Windows Phone; – Blackberry.
For further information on the cookies and to manage preferences about cookies (first-party and/or third-party ones), please visit also the website www.youronlinechoices.com. Please, remember that if you disable browsing or functional cookies, the Website could show some malfunctioning and/or the service provided could be restricted.
For any enquiries, please go to the Contacts section of our website and to the information to data subjects.
Thank you very much for your time and, should you need any clarifications, please do not hesitate to contact us. Best regards