What a cookie is?
A cookie is a file that is stored on your computer’s browser directory when certain websites are visited. Cookies enable a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about users’ browsing habits or their visitors. Depending on what information the cookies have and how you use your computer, cookies are used to recognize the users.
Which type of cookies uses our website?
Depending on the period of time they remain active, the cookies can be:
– Session cookies: they are stored only temporarily during a browsing session and are deleted from user’s device when the browser is closed. They are used to store information that is only needed for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (for example, a list of products purchased).
– Persistent cookies: these cookies are saved on your computer for a fixed period of time and are not deleted when the browser is closed. For example, we use this type of cookies in the purchase or registration process, to store your preferences, so that they are remembered for the next visit.
When you browse our website, the following cookies can be installed on your device:
– Log cookies: when the user logs on to our website, a temporary cookie that identifies you as a registered user is installed. These cookies are used for identifying users’ account and associated services making browsing easier, without having to enter your details each time. This cookie is maintained as long as you do not leave your account, close the browser or turn off the device.
– Cookies for statistical analysis: they provide information on the browsing user behaviour anonymously. These cookies allow us to quantify the number of users and statistics analysis to control the use that users make of our services. With these cookies, browsing our web can be studied and our range of products and services improved. They can be our own cookies, or third-party cookies, such as those of Google Analytics.
Configuration, consultation and disabling of cookies
You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your device through the browser settings installed on your computer:
Safari, from http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042
All the information regarding Google cookies, both analytics and advertising cookies, and also information related with the management and configuration of the cookies is available at the following links:
If you choose to disable cookies, we will not be able to provide you some of our online services, such as remaining logged in or to maintain the contents of your shopping cart.
Updating of cookies