General information about cookies
A cookie is a small file of data sent to your navigation browser from a website and subsequently stored on a fixed disk or on mobile peripheral devices. A cookie is then re-read and recognised by the website that sent it every time you access the website again.
Usually, most browsers are initially set to automatically accept cookies. The User can alter these settings to block cookies or receive notification that cookies are sent to the User’s device: to change these settings, please refer to the instruction manual or the help screen of your browser.
Total or partial disabling of cookies may affect the use of Website functions.
Types of cookie used:
This type of cookie is strictly necessary for the correct functioning of some sections of the Website. They are divided into two categories: persistent and session.
- Persistent cookies: after closing the browser, they are not destroyed but remain until a pre-set expiry date.
- Session cookies: they are destroyed every time the browser is closed.
These cookies, always sent by our domain, are required in order to view the Website properly. Depending on the technical services offered, they will always be used and sent unless the User changes the settings in the browser (thus affecting the viewing of the pages of the Website).
The cookies in this category are used to collect information on the use of the Website. Our website will use this information for anonymous statistical analysis in order to improve the use of the Website and to make the contents more interesting and relevant to the wishes of Users. This type of cookie collects data in anonymous form about the User’s activities and how the User came upon the Website. Analytical cookies are sent from the same Website or from third-party domains.
Analysis cookies of third-party services
These cookies are used to gather information on Website use by Users in anonymous form such as pages visited, time spent, traffic sources of origin, geographic origin, age, gender and interests for the purpose of marketing campaigns. These cookies are sent from third-party domains external to the Website.
Cookies to integrate third-party software products and functions
This type of cookie integrates functions developed by third parties on the pages of the Website such as icons and preferences expressed through social networks in order to share Website contents or for using third-party software services. These cookies are sent by third-party domains and by partner websites that offer their functions on the Website pages.
Third-party cookies used
On its pages, our Website integrates third-party services that might set and use their own cookies and/or similar technologies. The use of such cookies and similar technologies by such companies is governed by the privacy statement of these companies, and not by this privacy statement, since our Website is totally separate from the management of such tools and to the processing of data derived from them.
These cookies are required in order to create User profiles for sending advertising messages, in line with the preferences the User specifies on our Website pages.
WE DO NOT USE PROFILING COOKIES ON OUR WEBSITE
Management of cookies in the browser
The User can decide whether to accept the cookies or not by using the browser settings. Total or partial disabling of technical cookies may impair the use of Website functions. The User can change these settings to block cookies or to receive notification that cookies are sent to the User’s device.
Each browser has different procedures for managing settings, cookies and the data of websites. Further information is available at the links given below: