Cookies policy

Extended information notice on the use of cookies


This “extended information notice" was prepared and specifically customised for the website based on the provisions contained in Measure of 8 May 2014 issued by the Italian Authority for the protection of personal data. It supplements and updates other information notices already posted on the website and/or issued in the past by the company, in combination with which it provides all the elements required by art. 13 of Italian Legislative Decree 196/2003 and by tje subsequent Measures issued by the Authority for the protection of personal data.

Important warning

All third parties are hereby informed that the use of this information notice, or even of some its parts only, on other websites in connection with which it would certainly be not pertinent and/or incorrect and/or incongruous, may entail the application of heavy fines by the Authority for the protection of personal data.

Object of the information notice

In this website, our company exploits technologies using so-called “cookies”; the purpose of this Information Notice is to clearly and precisely illustrate the methods for using these cookies to the users. This document cancels and fully replaces all previous indications provided by the company on the subject of cookies, which shall therefore all be considered obsolete.

What are cookies

Cookies are strings of data (very small files) sent from the websites visited by users to their devices (PC, tablet, smartphone, etc.), where they are stored and then sent back to the websites that sent them during subsequent visits to the website by the same users..

Types of cookies and relevant purposes

The following types of cookies are used in this website:

1. Technical cookies: these optimise and speed up the users' navigation of the website, ensuring the efficient use of services and/or various options offered in the website, and are used, for example, to make purchases or for authentication when accessing reserved areas. These cookies are necessary to improve the usability of the website, but can be disabled in any case.

2. CAnalytical cookies: these are anonymous, aggregated web analysis tools, used to gather information on how users use the website, how they accessed the website, the number and length of the visits, etc. These cookies help to improve the website, in order to facilitate access by the users and to process statistics. These cookies are not necessary for optimal use of the website and can therefore be disabled.

3. Profiling cookies:these tools make it possible to create a detailed "profile" of the individual consumer, for the purpose of sending targeted advertising messages. In particular, every time a user visits the website, information is collected by studying the user's behaviour inside the visited pages, its habits, tastes, favourite products, etc. This in turn allows our company to "catalogue" the user in order to send/show him/her personalised advertising. These cookies are not necessary for surfing the website and can therefore be disabled.

4. Third-party cookies: these cookies are installed on the users' device by the managers of third-party websites, via this website. Third-party cookies, which are mainly for analytical purposes, derive mostly from Google Analytics functions. For more information on Google Analytics, click on the following link: To disable the cookies and prevent Google Analytics from gathering your navigation data, you can download an additional browser component to disable Google Analytics by clicking on the following link:

Browser settings

We also inform users that they may configure, freely and at any time, their privacy settings concerning the installation and use of cookies, directly in their browser, following the relevant instructions.
In particular, users can set their browser to so-called "private navigation”, preventing the browser from recording the history of the sites visited, any passwords entered, the cookies and any other information on the pages visited.
Please note that if you decide to disable all cookies (including technical cookies), the quality and speed of the services offered on this website may be drastically reduced, and you may not be able to access some sections of the website.

Practical advice for users for correct browser settings

To block or limit the use of cookies, from this and other websites, directly from your browser, follow the simple instructions given below for the most common browsers.
Google Chrome: Click on the “Customise and control Google Chrome” icon locatedin the top right-hand corner and select "Settings". In the window that opens, select "Show advanced settings" and then “Privacy”; click on "Content settings” where you can block all or part of the cookies.
Microsoft Internet Explorer: click on the "Tools" button located in the top right-hand corner, then select "Internet options”. In the window that opens, select “Privacy”, where you can block all or part of the cookies.
Mozilla Firefox: from the drop-down menu located in the top left-hand corner, select "Options". In the window that opens, select “Privacy” where you can block all or part of the cookies.

Drafting date of this document: 28/04/2015