Cookie policy

What is a cookie?

Cookies are pieces of information that the website places in the browser of your device when you visit a web page. They are used to send information between the website and your device, and between your device and other websites that operate on our behalf or privately, in accordance with the respective Privacy Statement. We can use cookies to gather information we collect about you. You can decide whether to receive a message every time a cookie is sent or to disable all cookies by altering the browser settings. If you disable cookies, however, some of our services may not function correctly and you may not be able to access many of the functions designed to enhance your website browsing experience. For further information on managing and disabling browser cookies, consult the last section of this Cookie Policy.

We use various types of cookies with different functions.


1. Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential in order to be able to navigate the website and use certain functions. Without strictly necessary cookies, online services you have requested, such as a virtual shopping cart or the issuing of an invoice upon validation of a purchase, cannot be provided.

Consent is not required for strictly necessary cookies as they are essential to guarantee the services requested.


2. Performance Cookies

We (or service providers operating on our behalf) may place performance cookies in the browser of your device. Information stored by means of performance cookies is used exclusively by us or in our interest.

Performance cookies store anonymous information about the way users use the website and its various functions. For example, our performance cookies store information about the website pages you visit most often and our adverts that appear on other websites you interact with; they also check whether you open and read notifications we send you and if you receive error messages. The information stored may be used to personalize your online experience by showing specific content. Performance cookies are also used to restrict the number of times the same advertisement is displayed. Our performance cookies do not collect personal information.

A link to our Cookie Policy is available at the bottom of each page of this website. By continuing to use this website and its functions, you authorize us (and this website’s external advertisers) to place performance cookies in the browser of your device.

To delete or manage performance cookies, consult the last section of this Cookie Policy.


3. Functionality Cookies

We (or service providers operating on our behalf) may place functionality cookies in the browser of your device. We do not share information gathered by functionality cookies with our advertisers or third parties.

These cookies are used to remember the choices you make (language preference, country or other online settings) and to personalize and enhance the functionalities you have selected. Functionality cookies may be used to offer online services or to avoid you being offered services you have refused in the past.

In some cases, we may authorize advertisers or third parties to provide you with content and other online experiences through this website. In this case, the third party involved may place its own functionality cookies in your device and use them in the same way as us to provide you with personalized functionalities and enhance your user experience. By selecting personalized options and settings or enhanced functionalities, you authorize us (and external advertisers) to use the functionality cookies required to offer you these experiences.

By deleting functionality cookies, the preferences or settings selected will not be remembered for future visits.


4. Promotional or Targeting Cookies

Targeted advertising managed by third parties.

Targeted promotional cookies managed by third parties may be stored on the user’s device by third party advertisers, advertising networks, data exchange and market analysis services and other service providers.

Targeted promotional cookies managed by third parties collect information on the user’s browsing of various websites and online services for the purpose of displaying relevant advertisements and online services on our own and third party websites. Advertising networks may share this information with advertisers using their network. The information collected using these targeted promotional cookies and managed by third parties does not personally identify the user.


5. Services used on this website (also by third parties)

Name: Contact Form
Description: By filling out the contact form, the user consents to his personal data being used to reply to requests for information, quotes, or any other type of request indicated in the heading of the form.
Data stored: Email and name
Place of processing and Policy Link: Data not stored

Name: Facebook Like button and social network widgets (Facebook, Inc.)

Description: The Facebook “Like” button and social network widgets are services that interact with the Facebook social network, provided by Facebook, Inc.
Data stored: Cookie and usage data
Place of processing and Policy Link: USA Privacy Policy

Name: Akismet (Automattic Inc.)
Description: Akismet is a service that protects against SPAM provided by Automattic Inc.
Data stored: Various types of Data in accordance with the terms laid down by the service privacy policy.

Place of processing and Policy Link: USA Privacy Policy

Name: Google Analytics (Google Inc.)
Description: Description: Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google uses Personal Data collected for the purpose of tracking and examining the use of this Application, compiling reports and sharing them with other services developed by Google. Google may use Personal Data to personalize the adverts of its advertising network and base them on the context of a page.
Data stored: Cookie and usage data
Place of processing and Policy Link: USA Privacy Policy Opt-Out

NameVideo Youtube (Google Inc.)
Description: Youtube is a video content viewing service managed by Google Inc. which allows this Application to integrate such contents into its own web pages.
Data stored: Cookie and usage data
Place of processing and Policy Link: USA Privacy Policy

Name: Google Fonts (Google Inc.)
Description: Google Fonts is a font style viewing service managed by Google Inc. which allows this Application to embed such contents in its own web pages.
Data stored: Cookie and usage data
Place of processing and Policy Link: USA Privacy Policy

Name: Google Maps (Google Inc.)
Description: Google Maps is a map viewing service managed by Google Inc. which allows this Application to embed such contents in its own web pages.
Data stored: Cookie and usage data
Place of processing and Policy Link: USA Privacy Policy

Targeted Ad Networks and Exchanges managed by third parties

This website may use third parties, such as ad networks and exchanges, to enable us to offer the user advertising. These third party providers of ad networks and exchanges may use third party cookies, or similar technology to acquire data and provide their own services. They may also acquire the device identifier, IP address or identifier for advertising (IDFA), which may be used to personalize the advertising displayed on our websites or other websites. For further information on third party advertising cookies and on how not to accept them, visit the following third party websites http://www.youronlinechoices.eu e http://www.aboutads.info/choices (available in English only). This website has no control over use of these technologies by third parties. For information on its acquisition, storage and sharing practices, the third party’s terms of service, privacy statement, authorizations, notifications and choices must be analyzed. No guarantee is given concerning the rules or practices of any third party advertisers or ad networks and exchanges or correlated third parties.


6. Enabling/disabling Cookies through the browser

There exist different ways of managing cookies and other tracking technologies. By altering the browser settings, you can accept or refuse cookies or decide to receive a message before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. We remind you that if you completely disable cookies in the browser, you may not be able to use all our interactive functionalities.

If you use several computers at different workstations, ensure that every browser is set according to your preferences.

You can delete all the cookies installed in the cookie file on your browser. Each browser uses different procedures to manage its settings. Click on one of the links below for specific instructions.

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11

Google Chrome

Mozilla Firefox

Apple Safari 6/7 – Apple Safari 8

If you do not use any of the browsers listed above, select “cookie” in the relevant section of the guide to find out where your cookie file is located.

Deleting Flash Cookies

Click on the link below to modify your settings concerning Flash Cookies.

Disabling Flash Cookies


7. Definitions and legal references

Personal Data (or Data)

Personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable individual, even indirectly, through reference to any other information, including a personal identification number.

Usage Data

These are personal data collected automatically by the Application (or any third party applications this uses), including: IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by the User who connects to the Application, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses, time of request, the method utilized to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in reply, the numerical code indicating the status of the response from the server (successful, error, etc.) the country it comes from, the features of the browser and operating system used by the visitor, the various time details of the visit (for example, length of time spent on each page) and the details about the path followed within the Application, with special reference to the sequence of pages consulted, and parameters concerning the operating system and the User’s IT environment.

User

The individual who uses this Application must be the Person Concerned, or authorized by such, and the Personal Data being processed must refer to such individual.

The Person Concerned

The natural or legal person to whom the personal data refer.

Data Controller (or Controller)

The natural or legal person, the public administration and any other organization, association or body appointed by the Data Processor to process Personal Data, in accordance with the terms of this privacy policy.

Data Processor (or Processor)

The natural or legal person, the public administration and any other organization, association or body responsible, also in conjunction with another processor, for the decisions regarding the purpose, the methods of processing personal data and the tools used, including therein the security profile, in relation to the functioning and the utilization of this Application. The Data Processor, unless specified otherwise, is the proprietor of this Application.
This Application

The hardware or software instrument used to collect the users’ Personal Data.

Cookie

A small piece of data stored inside the user’s device.

Legal references

Notice to European users: this privacy disclosure is drawn up in compliance with obligations laid down by Art. 10 of Directive no. 95/46/CE, as well as by requirements laid down by Directive 2002/58/CE, as updated by Directive 2009/136/CE concerning Cookies.