Cookie policy

Full Cookie Policy
This Cookie Policy has the aim of informing users of the procedures used by means of cookies and/or other monitoring technologies to collect the information provided when they visit the website (hereinafter referred to as the “Site”).

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.

The procedures offered by the main browsers to allow users to express their options on the use of cookies are indicated below:

Internet Explorer
Microsoft EDGE

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

The Google Analytics cookies can be rejected following the procedure indicated by Google ( Therefore, the use of the Site without refusing Google’s cookies implies the user’s consent to the processing of their data by Google, limited to the procedures and purposes indicated above. To consult Google’s privacy policy, regarding the
Google Analytics service, users are invited to visit the website:

For information about Google’s privacy policy, users are invited to visit the website:

Use of HotJar

We use Hotjar in order to better understand our users’ needs and to optimize this service and experience. Hotjar is a technology service that helps us better understand our users’ experience (e.g. how much time they spend on which pages, which links they choose to click, what users do and don’t like, etc.) and this enables us to build and maintain our service with user feedback. Hotjar uses cookies and other technologies to collect data on our users’ behavior and their devices. This includes a device’s IP address (processed during your session and stored in a de-identified form), device screen size, device type (unique device identifiers), browser information, geographic location (country only), and the preferred language used to display our website. Hotjar stores this information on our behalf in a pseudonymized user profile. Hotjar is contractually forbidden to sell any of the data collected on our behalf.

For further details, please see the ‘about Hotjar’ section of Hotjar’s support site.