1. What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer (or mobile device). They are widely used to make sites work or make them work better and more efficiently. They can do this because websites can read and write on these files, enable them to recognize you and remember important information that can allow you to use the Site more convenient and easier way.
2. What cookies do we use?
Below we list the different types of cookies that we use or that we could use on the Site.
2.1 Essential cookies
These cookies are essential to allow you to browse the site and use all the features. Without these cookies, which are necessary, we would not be able to provide you with some services or functions and navigation on the Site would not be as smooth and easy as it should be.
2.2 Performance cookies
Performance cookies, which are sometimes also called analytics cookies, collect information about your use of the Site and allow us to improve its functioning. For example, performance cookies show us which pages are most frequently visited, allow us to check which are the recurring patterns of use of the Site, and help us understand any difficulties you encounter in using the Site.
2.3 Functionality cookies
In some circumstances we may use Functionality cookies. Functionality cookies allow us to remember the choices you make on the Site and / or the services you expressly request, in order to provide you with more advanced and more personalized services, such as personalizing a certain page or reminding us if we have asked you to participate in a promotion.
2.4 Targeting or Advertising Cookies
We and our service providers may use Targeting or Advertising Cookies to post advertisements that we believe may be of interest to you. For example, we can use this type of cookie to limit the number of times you look at an advertisement on our site and help us measure the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns. These cookies remember what you saw on the site. We may share this information with other parties, for example, advertisers. For more information about Targeting and Advertising cookies and how you can disable them, you can visit the following sites: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices and http://www.allaboutcookies.org /manage-cookies/index.html.
In some cases we may work with third parties to provide services on the Site. Advertisers and other parties may use their cookies to collect information about your activities on the Site and / or the advertisements on which you have clicked. This information could be used by them to offer you advertisements that they believe may be more interesting to you because it is based on the content you have seen. Advertisers could also use this information to measure the effectiveness of their advertising.
4. How do I control cookies?
You can refuse to accept cookies from this Site at any time by simply selecting, on your browser, the settings that allow you to refuse them. Further information on the procedures to be followed to disable cookies can be found on the website of the provider of your browser or through the “help” tools available in the browser guide. You can refer to this page http://www.allaboutcookies.org/managecookies/index.html for information on the most commonly used browsers. Remember that if you disable cookies, not all functions of the Site may be available.