What are “cookies”?
“Cookies” are small software tags /files used to store on your internet browser on your computer’s hard drive, information related to the preferences of the user when visiting the website, not including, as such, personal data. Therefore, Cookies are not used to collect personal information.
Cookies are created when a user's browser loads a particular website. The website sends information to the browser which then creates a text file.
Every time the user goes back to the same website, the browser retrieves and sends this file to the website's server - to determine the usefulness, interest and number of uses of the website, allowing faster and more efficient navigation, eliminating the need to repeatedly enter identical information.
Which “cookies” do we use?
1. Strictly necessary cookies:
Allow normal navigation on the website and use of its applications and features, allowing access to reserved and secure areas. If these cookies are not active, the website's functionalities may be totally or partially affected and it may not be possible to provide the services you have requested.
2. Analytical cookies:
They are used anonymously and are intended to create statistics as an analysis tool on how visitors/users interact with the website, in order to improve the functioning of the website.
3. Functionality cookies:
Are intended to save the user's preferences regarding the website's features, preventing you from having to repeatedly enter the same information.
4. Third-party cookies:
These are used to analyse the success of applications and the effectiveness of third-party advertising.
5. Advertising cookies:
- Direct advertising according to the interests of each user, allowing the presentation of targeted advertising campaigns, taking into account users' preferences.
Regarding the validity period, “cookies” can be:
Permanent Cookies - cookies that are stored on access devices (computer, mobile phone, smartphone or tablet) by the internet browser and are used whenever Users visit the website again, contributing to the provision of a faster, more efficient and personalized service.
Session Cookies – temporary cookies that allow you to identify problems and provide a better browsing experience on the website. These cookies are automatically deleted when the User closes the browser
Why do we use “cookies”?
How to manage “cookies”?
The Website allows the user to accept, refuse or delete cookies, namely by selecting the appropriate settings in the respective browser. You can set your cookies settings in the "options" or "preferences" menu of your internet browser