Cookie Policy

Use of cookies

Cookies are strings of text that act as computer trackers sent by a server (in this case, the server of this Website) to a user’s appliance (generally to the Internet browser) when he/she accesses a given page on a website; cookies are automatically stored by the user’s browser and retransmitted to the server that generated them whenever the user accesses the same Internet page. In this way, for example, cookies enable and/or facilitate access to certain Internet pages to improve the user’s browsing, or to enable the storage of pages visited and other specific information, such as, for example, pages viewed more frequently, connection errors, etc. Therefore, for a facilitated and complete use of this Website, it would be advisable for the users to configure their browser to accept the reception of these cookies.

Browsers are often set to automatically accept cookies. However, users can change the default configuration in order to disable or delete cookies (each time or permanently), with the consequence that the optimal use of some areas of the website may be prevented. Users can also check the modalities and types of cookies that are stored on their browser by changing the cookie settings in their browser. By continuing to browse the website, you agree to our use of cookies.

Cookie types and management

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or on the hard drive of your computer, if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies. These are necessary for operation of the website and for the use of its functions. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services. Therefore, disabling these cookies prevents such activities.

Analytical/Performance cookies. These enable us to gather information on the efficiency of the responses of a website to anonymous users' requests, with the only purpose of improving the website functions; for example, which pages are most frequently visited by the user, errors or delays in the delivery of web pages, recognising and counting the number of visitors and seeing how visitors navigate our website when using it.

Please note that, on this website, Google Analytics is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure anonymised collection of IP addresses (IP masking).

The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. This website anonymises IP addresses and your IP address will be truncated by Google within an EU Member State or other EEA state before being transmitted to the US. Only in exceptional cases shall your full IP address be transmitted to Google servers in the United States and truncated there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that, if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you agree to the processing of data concerning you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and processing this information by downloading this browser plugin and installing it. Further information regarding the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found in the Google Analytics Terms of Service or in the Google Analytics Privacy Overview.

Disabling cookies ('opt-out'):

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that enables you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including strictly necessary cookies), you may not be able to access all or parts of our Website.