Information on the use of cookies

What are Cookies

Cookies are short text fragments (letters and/or numbers) that allow the web server to store information on the client (the browser) to be reused during the same visit to the Site (session cookies) or later, even after a few days (persistent cookies). Cookies are stored, according to the user’s preferences, by the individual browser settings on the specific device used (computer, tablet, smartphone).

Similar technologies, such as, for example, web beacons, transparent GIFs and all forms of local storage introduced with HTML5, can be used to collect information about user behaviour and the use of services.

In the remainder of this document we will refer to cookies and all similar technologies by simply using the term “cookies”.

Proprietary cookies: are cookies set by the website visited by the user.

Third party cookies: cookies set by a domain other than the website you are visiting.

Session cookies: these are cookies that are only active during a browser session. They allow the connection of all activities carried out by the user during the browser session. Session cookies are deleted when the browser is closed.

Persistent cookies: These are cookies that remain on the PC even after the browser session has ended. They are reactivated on each subsequent visit to the Site from which they originate, and remain on the terminal’s hard disk for an extended period of time. Permanent cookies can remain on the computer for days, months or even years.

Types of cookies used

Below are the various types of cookies used by this Site according to their purpose of use:

Strictly necessary Technical Cookies

They allow certain sections of the Site to function correctly. They are necessary to display the site correctly and in relation to the technical services offered. If changes to the user’s browser settings deny their reception, this will affect the correct display of the site’s pages.

This site uses technical cookies.

Analysis and performance cookies

Used to collect information about the use of the Site. This information is used for anonymous statistical analysis in order to improve the use of the Site and to make the content more interesting and relevant to the user’s wishes. These collect data in an anonymous form on user activity.

This Site uses analytical cookies.

Profiling cookies

These are those cookies needed to create user profiles in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user within the pages of the Site.

This Site does not use profiling cookies.

Third party cookies

Social Plugins

The site may use “social plugins” for Instagram, Facebook, Twitter.

The presence of “social plugins” for Instagram, Facebook, Twitter involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites operated by third parties. The management of the information collected by ‘third parties’ is governed by the relevant policies to which please refer.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics cookies may be used on the website.

Google Analytics uses “cookies” to anonymously collect and analyse information on website usage behaviour (including the user’s IP address). This information is collected and processed by Google Analytics for the purpose of compiling anonymous reports on website activity.

This website does not use (and does not allow third parties to use) Google’s analytics tool to track or collect personally identifiable information.

Google does not associate IP addresses with any other data held by Google nor does it attempt to link an IP address with a user’s identity. Google may also disclose this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.


YouTube videos may be embedded on the website.

These videos, when viewed, set third-party cookies on your computer or mobile device, belonging to the YouTube domain, in order to improve video playback functionality and collect information in an anonymous format about the videos viewed by the user.

Google Maps

Maps from “Google Maps” may be embedded in the site.

These maps, when viewed, set third party cookies on your computer or mobile device, belonging to the Google domain.

Cookie management

You can decide whether or not to accept cookies by using your browser settings.

Attention: the total or partial disabling of technical cookies may affect the use of the site’s functionalities by registered and non-registered users. Conversely, the usability of public content is also possible by disabling cookies completely.

Disabling “third-party” cookies does not affect navigability in any way.

The setting can be defined specifically for different websites and web applications. Furthermore, the best browsers allow you to define different settings for ‘proprietary’ and ‘third-party’ cookies.