Privacy & cookies
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text file which are stored on a user’s computer. They are designed to hold a modest amount of data specific to a particular client and website, and can be accessed either by the web server or by the client computer. This allows the server to deliver a page tailored to a particular user, or the page itself can contain some script, which is aware of the data in the cookie and so is able to carry information from one visit to the website (or related site) to the next.
Cookies do not contain any information that can identify a user directly, however the personal information stored in our website may be connected to information stored and obtained in and from cookies.
The information obtained with our Cookies are used for the following purposes:
- To recognize your computer when you visit our website
- To improve the usability of the website
- To analyze the website usage
- To manage this website
- To prevent frauds and to improve the security of the website
- To customize our website (with targeted messages of specific interest to our users)
- To keep track of the users’ navigation during the visit to our website
Are the cookies safe?
Yes. Cookies contain only small portions of data and cannot perform any operation in an autonomous way. We would recommend that you configure the browser in such a way as to accept cookies from our site.
How you can change Cookies settings?
To change the Cookies settings you must change the settings of the browser that you are using. Given that internet browsers are frequently updated and the platforms that support them are growing in number, it is not possible to provide a single guide suitable for all versions of internet browsers and devices. Here below you will find a link to a Google search with the appropriate key words related to how to change cookies settings on each main browser. We would suggest you to customize your search by entering the internet browser version and platform in use in your devices (PC, MAC, iPhone, Android, BlackBerry etc.).
- Internet Explorer
- Mozilla Firefox
How many types of cookies exist?
There are three types of cookies in our website:
- Session cookies: temporary files that expire and are deleted when the browser is closed.
- Permanent cookies: these remain in operation even when you have closed the browser. These cookies remember your login details and password so you don’t have to type them in every time you use the website; they also enable features such as alerts of welcome, maintenance of the objects in the basket (in case of online purchases), recognition of preferences as language, colours etc.
- Third-party cookies: during the navigation of our website, users may send cookies to third parties not linked to our company. If you log in to a web page with embedded content, for example YouTube, cookies could be transmitted to and from this site. We have no control over these cookies, therefore we recommend that you consult the third-party web sites for more information regarding their cookies policy.
Cookies in our website
The following is a list of cookies in use in our website, with an explanation of their specific use:
||Type of cookie
All browsers allow you to block cookies. Given that internet browsers are frequently updated and the platforms that support them are growing in number, it is not possible to provide a single guide suitable for all versions of internet browsers and devices.
Be aware that blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.
It is possible to delete cookies that have been stored in your computer. Given that internet browsers are frequently updated and the platforms that support them are growing in number, it is not possible to provide a single guide suitable for all versions of internet browsers and devices.
To delete cookies might have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.
Other technologies in use in our website
Google Analytics is a Google web analytics service that provides statistics and basic analytical tools for search engine optimization and marketing purposes. Google Analytics helps the owner of a website to understand how the users interact with the contents of the website.
Google Maps is a map viewing service managed by Google Inc. that provides detailed information on the location of a specific business and the territory around it, greatly improving the users’ experience.
For any further information please contact us using the form or sending us an email.