What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files sent from the site to the computer of the interested party, where they are stored before being sent back to the site at the next visit by the same user. In this document, the term ‘cookie’ refers to both cookies, properly so-called, and to all similar technologies.
First or third-party cookies
The so-called “first-party” cookies refer to cookies developed by the owner of the site, while “third-party” cookies are cookies developed by third parties, that is, different from the owner of the site. This is because on each site there may be elements (images, maps, sounds, specific links to web pages of other domains, etc.) that reside on servers other than the site visited.
1. Technical cookies
Technical cookies are cookies used to make browsing or provide a service requested by the user. They are not used for other purposes and are normally installed directly by the owner of the website. Without the use of these cookies, some operations could not be performed or would be more complex and / or less secure.
These cookies can be divided into:
– navigation or session: they are used for the normal navigation and use of the website and are necessary for the proper functioning of the site;
– analytics: if used directly by the site operator, they are counted on the technical ones to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site, in order to improve site performance;
– functionality: make navigation possible based on selected criteria (for example, the language, the products selected for purchase) and improving the service.
2. Profiling cookies
Profiling cookies are aimed at creating real user profiles for sending advertising messages according to the preferences found during browsing.
According to the provision of the Privacy Guarantor n. 229 of 8 May 2014, the consent of the interested party is requested for the use of this type of cookie.
Cookies installed on this site
On our website there are technical and analytical cookies of first and third part. Below is the list of cookies with specific features and duration:
NID: “NID”, contains a unique ID that is used by Google to store your preferences and other information, such as your preferred language (for example Italian), the number of search results you want to be shown for each page (eg 10 or 20) and your preference to activate the Google SafeSearch filter.
_wpfuuid: this functional cookie is associated with WordPress. Expires after 11 years
pll_language: technical cookie to store the selected language. Expires after 1 year
These cookies allow the modification of the website, such as the preferred language or the geographical area in which the user is located. By storing the geographical area, for example, a website may be able to offer you local weather forecasts or local traffic news. The loss of information stored in a cookie of preferences could make the experience on the website less functional but should not compromise its functioning.
Cookies to integrate products and functions of third-party software
This type of cookie integrates features developed by third parties within the pages of the site such as icons and preferences expressed in social networks in order to share site content or for the use of third-party software services (such as software for generate maps and additional software that offer additional services). These cookies are sent from third-party domains and from partner sites that offer their functionality between the pages of the Site. The third-party cookies used for these purposes in this site, the complete information and the ability to manage the consent, the ways to manage the opt-out (the deactivation of the same) are indicated below:
To prevent the storage of the aforementioned cookies, the user can download the appropriate additional component available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
On our site there are no profiling cookies. Duration of cookies Cookies have a duration that can be defined by an expiration date (or by a specific action such as closing the browser) set at the time of installation. Cookies can be:
temporary or session (session cookies): they are destroyed every time the browser is closed;
permanent (persistent cookies): once the browser is closed they are not destroyed but remain up to a preset expiration date;
You can disable / delete cookies by accessing the configuration panel of your browser. Here is the link to the configuration panels of some known browsers:
Chrome For more information visit the dedicated page.
Mozilla Firefox For more information visit the dedicated page.
Internet Explorer For more information visit the dedicated page.
Microsoft Edge For more information visit the dedicated page.
Safari 6 For more information visit the dedicated page.
IOS Safari (mobile devices) For more information visit the dedicated page.
Opera For more information visit the dedicated page.
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