What is a cookie?
Cookies are small text files that web pages save on your computer, phone or any other device, with browsing information about that website. Cookies make browsing faster and easier, and do not harm you computer.
This cookies policy uses the general term “cookies” as this is the main way our website stores information, however the “Local storage” space in browsers is also used for the same purpose. Therefore, all the information included in this section is also applicable to “Local storage”.
Cookies play a fundamental role in the way our website works. The main purpose of cookies is to improve your browsing experience. For example, cookies help us remember your browsing preferences (language, country) and manage your shopping basket or allow you to make purchases during future visits.
The information collected from cookies allows us to improve our website by generating usage statistics and trends, to adapt the website to our user\s specific interests and to speed up the search process.
What are cookies not used for?
Who uses the information stored in cookies?
The information stored in the cookies used on our website is handled solely by us, with the exception of Google Analytics cookies, which are used and managed by Google and us for statistical purposes.
Yes, cookies can be deactivated. However, if you select this setting you may not be able to access certain parts of our website and this may make browsing less efficient or you may not be able to use some of our services.
If you prefer to restrict, block or delete the cookies used on our website, you can do so by changing your browser settings. Even though each browser has a different set up, this can usually be done through the “preferences” or “tools” menu. For more details on how cookies are set up in your browser, click on the browser’s “Help” menu.