In Informatica, cookies are classified as “technical or session” cookies, “persistent or profiling cookies” and “third-party” cookies.
Cookies – which may be present in users’ browsers in large numbers and sometimes with characteristics of wide temporal persistence, can be used for example for performing authentication operations, monitoring sessions, storing information on specific configurations of users who connect with the server hosting the site they intend to view, etc. – are text strings contained in small files that the sites visited by the user, or those of third parties connected with them, send to the terminal that he uses for the connection, where they are stored, to be then, eventually, retransmitted, to the same sites, at the next visit by the same user.
Although they are generally used to evaluate the use of a website, its efficiency and to simplify its use and navigation, and are not associated with personal data, cookies can also be configured to personalize the consultation experience of a website, associating them with a user’s preferences or personal information.
Technical or session cookies.
Session cookies, stored in the temporary memory and deleted when the browser is closed, used exclusively to “transmit a communication over an electronic communication network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide this service “, allow you to use the website efficiently, keeping track of the display of the pages that compose it so as not to request information already acquired and / or released by the user’s browser during the same connection session.
These cookies can be further subdivided into navigation or session cookies, which guarantee the normal consultation and use of the website (allowing, for example, to make a purchase or authenticate to access restricted areas); analytics cookies, similar to technical cookies when used directly by the site manager to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site; functional cookies, which allow the user to browse according to a series of pre-selected criteria (for example, the language, the products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service rendered to the same.
For the installation of technical or session cookies, the prior consent of the interested parties is not required, without prejudice, on the other hand, to the obligation for the Data Controller to issue, pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2016/679, the present mandatory information, which the site manager, if he uses only such devices, may provide in the manner he deems most suitable.
The technical or session cookies used by Costa d’Oro SpA allow us to avoid re-entering the same information several times during the visit, such as, for example, user name and password, to analyze the use of the services and content provided to optimize their use. ‘browsing experience and services offered.
Costa d’Oro S.p.A. use the following cookies:
Persistent or profiling cookies
Otherwise, persistent or profiling cookies are designed to create user profiles, are stored on the user’s hard disk and are available when the browser is restarted, store user preferences for current and subsequent visits and can be used to send advertising messages in line with the preferences shown by the interested party, recorded during connection sessions.
The EU and Italian transposition regulations provide, in the case of use by the site owner of these types of cookies that the person concerned is adequately informed about their use and enabled to express their valid informed consent or not.
This type of cookie must be understood as referring to the provision referred to in the aforementioned art. 122 of the Code regarding the protection of personal data which expressly states that “the storage of information in the terminal equipment of a contractor or a user or access to information already stored is permitted only on the condition that the contractor or the user has expressed his consent after being informed in the simplified manner referred to in Article 13, paragraph 3 “.
Third-party cookies for marketing / retargeting
Third-party cookies are used by third-party companies and allow the user to display advertising banners on other affiliated sites showing the latest products displayed on the site https://www.oliocostadoro.fr.
Furthermore, while browsing the site https://www.oliocostadoro.fr these cookies are used to display products that may be of interest to you and similar to those seen previously.
Costa d’Oro S.p.A. does not use third-party cookies.
For more information on cookie control, see the “Tools” (or similar) section of the browser. You can set your browser to receive an alert before accepting a cookie, having the option to decide whether to receive it or not. You can also completely disable cookies.
How to disable cookies?
Most browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, etc.) are configured to accept cookies. The cookies stored on the hard disk of your device can still be deleted and it is also possible to disable cookies by following the instructions provided by the main browsers, at the following links: