What are “cookies”
Cookies are small text files which are stored on the pc or any other device while browsing web pages and which are re-transmitted to the same pages upon subsequent browsing activities.
Cookies have diverse purposes: they can be used to recognize a device recurrently landing on a web page, to remember the user’s preferences and options, to improve browsing experiences and to offer customized advertisements.
First-party and third-party cookies.
Cookies are classified as “first-party” or “third party” in relation to the web site or domain of origin.
Substantially, first-party cookies are set and/or managed by the website owner, who is responsible for the obligation to inform and obtain consent, as well as for the possibility of disabling cookies. Third-party cookies are set on a website by a different domain. For these Cookies, third parties are responsible for the obligation to inform and the indication of modalities for consenting and/or disabling cookies, while the owner is the only responsible for indicating the link to the third party website containing these elements.
Our website utilizes technical cookies having the purpose of simplifying browsing and enabling the use of our website. Without cookies, in fact, our web page would not work properly. Furthermore, technical cookies are classified as browsing cookies (or session cookies), ensuring a proper use of the web service, and functionality cookies, enabling browsing to users on the basis of a number of selected criteria (for example, language or selected products to purchase). We inform that these cookies can be installed without prior consent by users, as prescribed by the Privacy Supervisor provision dated 8th of May 2014.
Technical cookies by third parties
We also use a system for managing the website content (CMS) called Joomla! which uses technical cookies, as reported in the following information statement.
We make use of MailUp, a cloud computing digital platform, belonging to the MailUp S.p.a., having its main office in Italy, which supplies companies with functions and tools for creating and sending by newsletter. For more information on the cookies installed by MailUp, please click here.
We also use Magento, a commercial platform belonging to the company Magento Inc., having its main office in the United States and adhering to the “Eu-Us Privacy Shield”. Even Magento uses technical cookies, according to the modalities reported in the following information statement.
We use a web server called Apache, a software aimed at transferring internetwork and connection information. For information about the cookies by Apache, having its office in the United States, please visit the following page.
In addition, we use Calameo, to create interactive publications. For more information, please visit this page.
How can I check the installation of these specific cookies?
Links to resources describing cookies managing modalities for the most popular browsers are as follows:
- Mozilla Firefox: deleting cookies; blocking cookies on web sites
- Google Chrome: cookies management
- Safari: cookies management
- Internet Explorer: cookies management
- Opera: cookies management
To find information on how to disable cookies on a mobile phone, please consult its user guide. More detailed information about Internet cookies are available at the following address.
It is possible to deactivate Google Analytics cookies by visiting the Google web page (Google GaOptOut) and downloading your browser add-on.
We remind you that, when cookies preferences are modified or personalized, these must be set on each device and/or browser used for internet browsing.
Third party profiling cookies
We also use third party profiling cookies for advertising and promotional purposes, and for sending commercial offers, in line with the preferences you expressed during your browsing. In these cases, the first time you access our web site you will receive a request of consent in the form of interaction with a short information banner shown on the landing page (by clicking “OK”); alternatively, consent may be expressed in a selective manner, according to the following modalities.
Profiling cookies by Google Adwords Remarketing and Google Tag Manager
We use Google Tag Manager, a statistical service provided by Google Inc., and Google Adwords Remarketing, which is used to install cookies aimed at analyzing and improving advertisements, by remarketing activities, with the purpose of sending messages fitting the interests of users and reaching all users that visited our website. All previous visitors or users can visualize our advertisements while browsing websites that are part of the Google Net Display, or while looking for terms related to our products or services.
Further information, also in relation to methods of disabling cookies, are available at the following link. To select/deselect cookies, please click here.
Facebook remarketing profiling cookies
We use Facebook Remarketing to realize our advertising campaigns. Facebook Remarketing is a Remarketing and Behavioral Targeting service provided by Facebook, Inc, linking this online space activities with the Facebook advertising network. To opt-out, please visit this page.
Social media plug-ins
Facebook Like Button and social widgets (Facebook, Inc.)
The Facebook “like” button and social widgets are services interacting with Facebook, provided by Facebook Inc.
Collected Personal Data: cookies and utilization data
Instagram button and social widgets
Instagram button and social widgets are services interacting with the social network Facebook, provided by Facebook Inc.
Collected Peronal Data: Cookies and utilization data
Twitter Tweet button and social widgets (Twitter, Inc.)
Twitter Tweet button and social widgets are services interacting with the social network Twitter, provided by Twitter, Inc.
Collected personal data: cookies and utilization data.
LinkedIn button and social widgets (LinkedIn Corporation)
LinkedIn button and social widgets are services interacting with the social network LinkedIn, provided by LinkedIn Corporation.
Collected personal data: cookies and utilization data.
Pinterest Save Button and social widgets (Pinterest Inc.)
Pinterest button and social widgets are services interacting with the social network Pinterest, provided by Pinterest Inc.
Collected Personal data: cookies and utilization data