Information on Cookies
What are CookiesCookies are short text strings that visited websites send through to the user's browser (i.e.: the programmes used to browse the Internet, such as Chrome or Internet Explorer) where they are stored and transmitted back to the same website the next time the user visits the site. While browsing, the user's browser may receive Cookies from various parties other than the owner of the visited website (so-called "third party cookies"). You can find out more about cookies on Wikipedia.
There are different types of cookies, such as technical cookies, which run activities that are strictly related to the operation of the website and do not require specific user approval, and profiling cookies, which are used to take the user to advertising messages in line with the user's preferences as detected while the user is browsing the web and require the user's approval.
The user will only ever receive technical cookies from this website. In particular, this website uses:
- Browsing or session cookies that are used to store the user's browsing preferences and to improve the user's browsing experience (for example: to make purchases or to log in so as to enable access to restricted areas);
- Function cookies, which are used to provide specific services on the site (for example, the choice of Italian or English).