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What are cookies
The cookie is a small text file containing a certain amount of information exchanged between a website and your terminal and is normally used by the website manager to store the information necessary to improve navigation within the site or to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user in the context of surfing the net. When you visit the same site or any other site again, the user’s device checks for the presence of a recognized cookie, in order to be able to read the information contained therein. The different cookies contain different information and are used for different purposes (efficient navigation on the pages of the same site, profiling in order to send targeted promotional messages, analysis on the number of visits to the site).
Typically cookies can be installed:
• directly from the owner and / or manager of the website (so-called first-party cookies);
• from subjects unrelated to the website visited by the user (so-called third-party cookies). The rules relating to their use, both as regards the information and the possible acquisition of your consent, fall entirely within the responsibility of the so-called third parts.
This website may use, also in combination with each other, the following types of cookies classified according to the indications of the Guarantor for the protection of personal data and the European Bodies that have dealt with the matter (Group pursuant to art.29, today European Data Protection Board.
These are own and third-party cookies that allow the carrying out of activities strictly related to the functioning of the site. This category includes: navigation cookies (session cookies used to memorize navigation preferences on the site and improve it); functionality cookies (used to provide specific site services); analytical cookies (which fall into the category of technical cookies, where they collect, in an anonymous and aggregate form, statistical information on how users navigate: for example, number of pages visited and accesses, time spent in the site).
The use of these types of cookies does not require the acquisition of the user’s consent, who can still decide to disable their use on their browser (as illustrated in the next paragraph). In this case, some features of the site may not be usable.
Browsing on this Site it is also possible that profiling cookies, both own and third-party, used for profiling and marketing purposes are installed on your browser. This category includes, by way of example, analytical cookies (where associated with other personal information of the user and used for the profiling of the same); the cd. Widgets (graphic components of a user interface of a program, which aims to facilitate the user in interacting with the program itself – eg: Facebook, Google+, Twitter cookies); the cd. ad-vertising (cookies used to advertise on a site); the cd. web beacons (snippets of code that allow the analysis of personal use of websites, as well as control and reporting activities on advertising and the personalization of advertising and content).
The use of these types of cookies is not permitted without the prior consent of the user.
Authorization, Revocation and Deletion of cookies
However, you can at any time accept, block or delete the cookies installed on your terminal (both first and third-party) by configuring the options of the browser installed on your terminal or from the privacy options of the terminal from which you visit. If you opt to block the installation of cookies in your browser, you may not be able to access any of the sections of our website.
Consent to the use of first-party profiling cookies
Based on the rules currently in force, consent to the use of profiling cookies is initially given through the following methods: by closing the banner, scrolling the page hosting the banner or clicking any of its elements (you can see
how it works by clicking here) and can be revoked at any time as indicated above. Without prejudice to the foregoing, and following the examination of this “extended” information, for the profiling cookies used by our company we offer you the direct option to grant or deny your consent.
To accept or not the use of profiling cookies provided by our servers as described in this information, make the following choice:
• I accept
• I do not accept
LAST UPDATED OCTOBER 2022