Cookies are small text files sent by the sites the user visits that are stored on their computer or mobile
device to be sent back to the same sites at the next visit. Thanks to these cookies, the site can remember a
user’s actions and preferences (such as, for example, their login data, chosen language, character size and
other display settings etc.) so they don’t need to be selected again every time the user returns to visit that
site or browses to another page of the same site. Cookies are thus used for IT authentication, to monitor
sessions and to store information on the activities of the users that access a site. In addition, they can also
contain a unique identifier code that makes it possible to track the user’s browsing within the site for
statistical or advertising purposes. While browsing a site, a user can also receive cookies on their computer
or mobile device that come from sites or web servers other than the site they are visiting . These cookies
which are in certain cases thus necessary for the actual functioning of the site.
For more information, visit: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/
Types of cookies
This site uses the following types of cookies and offers the option of blocking/allowing them excepting for
third-party cookies, where the user needs to follow the selection and de-selection procedures specific to
their related managers (see section on “third-party cookies”).
• Navigation or session “technical” cookies – These cookies are strictly necessary for the functioning
of the site or to enable the user to make use of the content and services they require.
• Analytics cookies, which allow the manager of the site to understand how it is being used by its
users. These cookies are not used to collect information on the user’s identity or any personal
information. The information is processed in aggregate and anonymous form.
• Functionality cookies, which are used to activate specific functions on the site and a series of
selected criteria (e.g. preferred language and products selected for purchase) in order to enhance
the service provided.
The user can select the cookies they want to allow by following the dedicated procedure provided on this
site, and also allow, block or delete (some or all) the cookies using the related functions of their browser.
However, if all or some of the cookies are blocked, it may not be possible to make use of certain services or
functions on the site, which may not be available or not function correctly, and/or the user may have to
change or enter certain information or preferences manually every time they visit the site.
How to set the cookie preferences on your browser?
Further information on how to set the cookie preferences on your browser is provided in the related