What are cookies
Cookies are small text files that a website sends to your computer or other devices connected to the Internet to uniquely identify the user’s browser or to save information or settings in your browser. During each subsequent visit, cookies are transmitted back to the site that created them and allow thus to “remember” the user’s actions and preferences over time. They are registered locally in the temporary memory of the user’s browser for varying periods of time depending on the need and are generally comprised between a few hours and a few years, with the exception of cookies profiling the maximum duration of which is of 365 calendar days.
Cookies have different purposes, for example, simplify site navigation, to analyze site usage, store the user’s favorite sites, present advertising content more targeted than its interests.
Types of cookies
There are different types of cookies:
i. with respect to the function:
- technical cookies: these cookies are strictly necessary for the proper functioning of the site, which is normally installed by the owner or operator of the website. They are useful to navigate through the pages, share the content of the site, store the user’s login credentials to speed entry to the site and to maintain the preferences and credentials while browsing.
These cookies may be grouped into:
– session cookies, which allow users to navigate and use our Website (e.g. to purchase items online or authenticate themselves to access certain sections);
– analytics cookies, which can be equated to technical cookies insofar as they are used directly by the website manager to collect aggregate information on the number of visitors and the pattern of visits to the website;
– functional cookies, which allow users to navigate as a function of certain predetermined criteria (such as language or products to be purchased) in order to improve the quality of service;
- statistical and performance cookies: these are cookies that allow you to learn how users use the site, to be able to evaluate and improve the performance and prioritize the production of content that best meets the information needs of users. The information collected by these cookies are usually anonymous and not linked to your personal information and generally, the use of them is connected to third-party services. When the data collected is not completely anonymous, the user is informed and can refuse to give consent to the use;
- profiling cookies: aimed at creating user profiles, for example for promotional purposes, in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences given during navigation, and to evaluate the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. Thanks to these cookies, advertisements appear on the site and therefore are potentially invasive. For this reason, for their use, a dual informative must be provided, short and long, and it is necessary that the user gives their consent;
- cookie of the owner of the site (“First Party“): these cookies are set by the owner of the website visited by the user, which is responsible for providing the relevant information about their use;
iii. with respect to the length of storage:
- session cookies: these are generally technical cookies which are not stored permanently on the user’s computer and are deleted when closing the browser. They allow the user to navigate and use the site ( for example, allowing them to make a purchase or to authenticate for access to restricted areas);
- permanent cookies: these are cookies stored on the user’s device for varying periods of time that allow you to store your preferences or user actions on a website.
Cookies used by our Websites
We use third parties cookies too:
link to third-party policy
How to give the consent
The first time you log in on Our Websites, you can give consent to the installation of all cookies by continuing to browse: by clicking the “OK” button, confirmation or equivalent, accessing other areas of the Websites, selecting an image or a link on the page, or performing an action scroll (the “scroll down”).
How to disable cookies
To disable cookies (opt-out) you can change the settings of your browser.
Each browser provides methods to limit or disable every cookie. For more information about cookies management, visit the following links:
- Internet Explorer:
- Mozilla Firefox:
- Google Chrome:
- Apple Safari :
Please note that the links provided are for reference only and any changes to them by the third party cannot be attributed to TANAZA.
Notwithstanding the above, you can use the service “Your Online Choices” (http://www.youronlinechoices.com/), through which you can manage preferences tracking of most of the advertising. We recommend users to use this resource in addition to the information provided in this document.
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If you have any questions or comments about this Policy, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last update: May, 2nd 2018