The controller of the personal data collected through the Site is Costacurta S.p.A.-VICO, with registered office in Via Grazioli 30, 20161, Milan, Italy, VAT Reg. No. IT03147720159 (hereinafter referred to as “Costacurta”), which will process the same in accordance with applicable regulations concerning the privacy and protection of the personal data.
Definition of Cookies
Cookies are short strings of text that the sites a user visits send to the device being used (e.g. computer, tablet, smartphone, notebook, etc.) where they are stored and then re-transmitted to the same sites on a subsequent visit of the same user. Cookies can be subject to prior consent.
Cookies allow identification of the device on which they are stored for their period of validity or registration. During visits to the Site, the information regarding the browsing data received from the user’s device could be stored in cookies installed on that device.
Cookies perform diverse functions and allow efficient browsing in the Site, remembering the users’ preferences and improving their browsing experience. They can also contribute to personalising the advertisements shown when browsing and the targeted marketing activities, guaranteeing that they are in line with their interests and preferences.
The cookie settings can be modified at any time. More information about the cookies used by the site and the way their settings are managed is given below.
Types of Cookies used
On connection to the Site through the browser, cookies may be installed on the user’s device to identify the device used, guarantee the use of the Site for the period of validity of the cookies and gather information about accesses to the Site itself.
When browsing the Site, the user can also receive some cookies on their devices sent by the sites or by different web servers (so-called “third parties”), on which some elements may reside (e.g. images, maps, sounds, specific links to pages of other domains) present on the site they are visiting. Therefore, in this case there may be:
first party cookies, sent directly by Costacurta to the user’s device.
third party cookies, arriving from a third party but sent on Costacurta’s behalf.
Depending on the purpose of use of the cookies, they may be:
a. Technical Cookies: their use is strictly linked to the transmission of session identification data (random numbers generated by the server), needed to enable secure and efficient exploration of the Site; these are not stored permanently on the user’s browser and disappear when the browser is closed. The purpose of these cookies is the security and improvement of the service offered.
b. Cookie Analytics: Costacurta uses cookie analytics to analyse the number of users and the way they use the Site; this information is collected in aggregate form. In particular, for this purpose Costacurta uses Google Analytics.
Management of cookies through the browser’s settings
Almost all internet browsers enable verification of which cookies are present on your hard drive, the blocking of cookies and notification every time a cookie is installed. However, in some cases, not permitting the installation of a cookie can make it impossible to use some parts of the Site.
If you use a mobile device, refer to your instruction manual to find out how to manage cookies.
For further information about cookies, and how to see the ones that have been set on the device and on how to manage and eliminate them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
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