Cookies are small text files sent to the user by the website visited. They are stored on computer hard disk, thus allowing the website to recognize users and store certain information about them, to enable or improve service.
There are different types of cookies. Some are necessary to navigate the site, others have different purposes such as ensuring internal security, system administration tasks, perform statistical analysis, to understand what are the sections of the Website that matter most to users or offer a personalized visit of the Site.
The Site uses technical cookies and not profiling cookies. The foregoing relates to both the user's computer and to any other device that the user can use to connect to the site.
Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication on an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide the service.
They are not used for further purposes and are usually installed by the owner or operator of the website.
They can be divided into browsing cookies and session cookies which guarantee the regular navigation and the fruition of the website (e.g. allowing a purchase or authenticate for restricted areas access); analytics cookies similar to technical cookies used directly by the site operator to collect information in aggregate form concerning users’ number and how they visit the site; functional cookies that allow the user browsing according to a set of selected criteria (e.g. language or selected products to be purchased) in order to improve the provided service.
Disabling cookies may limit your ability to use the Site and may prevent from a full benefit of Site’s features and services. There below is a description of the cookiesused in the Site to allow you deciding which one you accept or reject.
The third-party cookies are set by a domain other than that the user visits. If a user visits a site and a different company sends the information using that site, you are in the presence of third party cookies.
Persistent cookies are stored on the user device among browser sessions allowing you to remember your preferences or user actions in a site. They can be used for many purposes, for example to remember the preferences and choices when using the site.
These cookies are necessary for the operation of the Site. Without the use of such cookies some parts of the site will not function. They include, for example, cookies that enable access to protected areas of the site. These cookies do not collect information for marketing purposes and can not be disabled.
These cookies are used to recognize a user who returns to the site. They allow you to customize the content and remember your preferences (for example, the selected language or region). These cookies do not collect information that can identify you. All information gathered is anonymous.
These cookies facilitate the sharing of site content through social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. To view the respective privacy policies and cookies you can visit the Web sites of social networks. In the case of Facebook and Twitter, you can visit https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies and https://twitter.com/privacy.
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your settings to disable this function. You can block all kinds of cookies or agree to receive only some and disable the other. "Options" or "Preferences" menu of the browser allows you to avoid receiving cookies and other user tracking technologies and to get notification from the browser about the activation of these technologies. Alternatively you can also refer to the "Help" key available in most browsers’ toolbars.
It 'also possible to select the browser you use from the list below and follow the instructions: - Internet Explorer; - Chrome; - Safari; - Firefox; - Opera. From mobile: - Android; - Safari; - Windows Phone; - Blackberry.
To learn more about cookies and to manage preferences about cookies (first and / or third party) users are invited to www.youronlinechoices.com. But please note that disabling cookies or navigation functional ones can cause malfunction of the Site and / or limit the service offered.