What are cookies
Cookies are computer files or data that can be saved on your computer (or other internet-enabled devices such as smartphones or tablets) when you visit a site. Usually a cookie contains the name of the website from which the cookie comes, the “life span” of the cookie (ie how long it will remain on your device), and a value, which is usually a randomly generated unique number.
What types of cookies do we use?
Technical, functional cookies, for which it is not necessary to request your consent: navigation or session cookies, which guarantee the normal navigation and use of the Site. For example, to memorize the chosen language.
If the user does not wish to receive technical cookies, he must:
- change browser settings to block cookies, partially or totally;
- stop using the Site.
Performance cookies, for which we ask for your consent in the banner that appears at the bottom of the page at the time of the first visit: cookies that collect information on how users use the Site, for example which pages are visited most often. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a specific visitor. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated and anonymous, statistics analyzed to evaluate the appreciation of the Site by users and improve future content and ways of using them.
How will I give my consent for performance cookies?
At your first visit to the Site, a banner appears at the bottom of the page, which requires your action to be closed. By clicking “I accept”, you consent to the use of the aforementioned performance cookies. By clicking “Refuse” you refuse the use of these cookies, and we will create an annual technical cookie to remember this choice of yours.
How can I check or delete cookies?
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but the user can change the settings to disable this feature. Consult the “Options”, “Settings” or “Preferences” in your browser’s menu to manage cookies.
Alternatively, you can also consult the “Help” section of the toolbar in most browsers.
However, please note that disabling navigation or functional cookies could cause the Website to malfunction and / or limit the service offered.
How long cookies remain stored
The period may vary as cookies can be of two types: temporary and persistent.
Temporary cookies: they are session cookies, generally deleted when the browser is closed.
Persistent cookies: Performance cookies are persistent as they are used to identify patterns followed by long-term visitors. They can remain stored in the user’s computer for 24 hours, a week or years, depending on the function they are helping to perform.