Cookie Policy

GENERAL INFORMATIONS ABOUT COOKIES

 Definition

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences for the next visit. Cookies are used for different purposes, they have different peculiarities, and they can be used by the owner of the website, the user and a third party. The main categories the cookies can be divided are:

-    Session or persistent cookies

-    Technical or profiling cookies

-    First party or third party cookies

Session and persistent cookies

A session cookie exists only in temporary memory while the user navigates the website. Web browsers normally delete session cookies when the user closes the browser. On the other hand, instead of expiring when the web browser is closed as session cookies do, a persistent cookie expires at a specific date or after a specific length of time. Its information will be transmitted to the server every time the user visits the website that it belongs to.

 

Technical and profiling cookies

Technical cookies are those cookies used for the purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication on an electronic communications network, or insofar as this is strictly necessary to the provider of an information society service that has been explicitly requested by the contracting party or user to provide said service and their use does not require the User’s consent. Profiling cookies are aimed at creating user profiles and are used to send advertising messages in line with the preferences shown by the user during their navigation on the web. But the user can revoke the consent.

 

First party and third party cookies

A cookie is first party or third party depending on the website or the domain it belongs to. About first party cookies, a cookie’s domain attribute will match the domain that is shown in the web browser's address bar. A third-party cookie belongs to a domain different from the one shown in the address bar.

 

USE OF THE COOKIES

INTRODUCTION

As follows, Partecipazioni Commerciali Produzione srl, based in Napoli in C.so Umberto 1° 237, VAT identification number 06782631219 (here, for the sake of brevity, “Owner”) gives the user all the informations about Cookies through the website and the necessary indications on how to manage preferences about them.

The owner also informs the users that Cookie policy is a part of privacy policy of the website, available in “privacy” section of the website, where the users can acquire all the informations required by article 13 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 (here, for the sake of brevity, “Privacy Code”)

 

FIRST PARTY COOKIES

Technical cookies and aggregated statistic

Technical cookies used by the owner can be divided in these subcategories:

-    Navigation cookie, from the first access these cookies allow the website to function correctly and allow you to view content on your device.

-    Analytics cookies, these cookies are used to prepare statistical analyses on the navigation methods of our website’s users. These informations are processed in an aggregate anonymous form.

-    Functionality cookies, are used to activate specific functionalities of the website required to provide and improve the service.

These cookies, as said in the previous paragraph, have a technical nature, so they don’t need the prior consent of the user to be installed and used.

 

Profiling cookies
Cookie profiling is the use of persistent or permanent cookies to track a user’s overall activity online. This kind of profiling activity is often done by marketers who buy advertising rights on thousands of popular websites in order to collect and collate cookie information and create a single “profile” of a user. The owner informs the user that has to express the consent on how to use these cookies. This consent  can be expressed in a general way interacting with the banner in the website, with the instructions here described.

 

OTHER TYPES OF COOKIES OR THIRD PARTY TOOLS

Some of the services here listed based on the functionality for the users, focused on the use of third party cookies, may not require user consent.

These third parties, could - in addition to that specified in this policy and without the knowledge of the owner - make other tracking activities of the user. For further informations, we recommend you consult the privacy policy of the services, where the user can receive the informations about the processing and express the consent.

The owner points out that, in relation to third party cookies, is obliged to insert in this cookie policy the link of the website of the third party. This party has to provide with an appropriate privacy policy and give informations to the users on how to disable cookies.

 

-    Interaction with external social networks and platforms

-    Traffic optimization and distribution

-    Statistics

-    Visualization of contents from external platforms 

 

These are cookies installed by third parties and this installation requires the consent of users; here’s the link to privacy policy of third parties:

 

Society: Google Analytics

Privacy Policy: http://www.google.com/policies/

Technical: Yes

Typology: Analytics

 

Society: Addthis

Privacy Policy: http://www.addthis.com/privacy

Technical: No

Typology: Social

 

HOW CAN I CONTROL THE INSTALLATION OF COOKIES?

In addition to the indications in this document, the user can control cookies preferences directly from the browser and prevent third parties from installing them. With browser preferences it is possible to delete cookies installed previously, included the cookie where it is saved the consent during the installation. It’s important to point out that disabling all the cookies may affect the website functionality. You can find informations on how to use cookies in your browser here:

 

-    Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/windows7/block-enable-or-allow-cookies  

-    Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH11913  

-    Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=it-IT&hlrm=fr&hlrm=en

-    Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/it-IT/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences

 

In case of services provided by third party, the user can exercise the right to oppose the tracking and be informed by the privacy policy of the third party, through an opt out link provided by the cookie policy or contacting them directly.

 

DATA CONTROLLER

Data controller is: Partecipazioni Commerciali Produzione srl, based in Napoli in C.so Umberto 1° 237, VAT identification number 06782631219

As the installation of cookies and other tracking systems used by third parties via the services used in this online space can not be technically controlled by the Data Controller, all specific reference to cookies and tracking systems installed by third parties is to be considered as purely indicative. For further informations read the privacy policy of any third party services listed in this document.

Given the objective complexity of identifying cookie based technologies and their strict integration with internet functions, users are invited to contact the Data Controller if they wish to receive more informations on the use of cookies and the possible use of the same by third parties via this webisite.

 

UPDATE OF THIS COOKIE POLICY

This cookie policy was updated on 1 June 2015. Possible updates will be published on this link.