What is a cookie?
Cookies are small files that some platforms, such as web pages, can install on your computer. Their functions can be very varied: they can store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, allow certain technical features and more. Sometimes cookies are used to store basic information about the browsing habits of the user. In some cases users can be identified from this data.
Why are they important?
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow web pages to work better and to adapt to your preferences, such as storing your language or the currency of your country. In addition, they help those responsible for websites to improve their services, thanks to the statistical information they collect.
What cookies do we use?
Technical cookies: Are those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and the use of different options or services that exist in it, for example, identify the session, access restricted access parts or share content through social networks.
Personalization cookies: These cookies allow the user to access the service with some general characteristics predefined in their device or defined by the user. For example the language, the type of browser through which you access the service, the selected content design, geolocation of the device and the regional configuration from where the service is accessed.
Third party cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s device from a computer or domain that is not managed by us but by another entity, which will process the data obtained.
Description: This cookie allows you to store a unique identifier per session through which it is possible to link necessary data to enable navigation in progress.
Description: This cookie checks if cookies are enabled by the browser.
Description: Saves the code of the language in which you are browsing.
Description: Used to recognise the device from which the user connects to visit the website. This cookie is valid for one month. A device contains the browser information (version and name), operating system and screen size of the device.
Description: Saves the identifier of a certain sales campaign.
Description: Used to register a visit. Every time you log in to the browser, we add this cookie, so the validity of it is only during the browser session.
Description: Navigation status to allow the use of the browser’s forward / back button.
Description: Used to remember the language selected by the user when you come back to visit the website
Description: enables the websites to store serialized state data per session. Every time you log in to the browser, we add this cookie, so the validity of it is only during the browser session.
Description: Help deliver our advertising to people who have already visited our website when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook Advertising.
Description: This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The purpose of this cookie is to check whether or not the user has given the consent to the usage of cookies under the category ‘Necessary’.
Description: This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The purpose of this cookie is to check whether or not the user has given the consent to the usage of cookies under the category ‘Non-necessary’.
How to configure cookies in the browser?
Most browsers currently allow the user to configure if they wish to accept cookies and which ones they wish to accept. These settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘Preferences’ menu of your browser. These are the instructions to configure cookies in the main browsers:
Chrome: Settings -> Show advanced options -> Privacy -> Content settings
Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom Settings
Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Configuration
Safari: Preferences -> Security