Cookies are small text strings (letters and/or numbers) which allow the web server to record on the client (browser) information to retrieve during the same visit on the website (session cookies) or later, also after days (permanent cookies). Cookies are recorded, based on user preferences, by the browser on the device used by the user (computer, tablet, smartphone). Similar technologies, as, for example, web beacon, transparent GIFs and any form of local storage introduced with HTML5, are usable to collect information on users’ behavior and on the use of services. Hereinafter we will refer to cookies and to all similar technologies simply using the word “cookie”.
Cookies are used for several purposes, they have several characteristics and they can be used both by the owner of the website that the user is visiting and by third parties.
Cookies can be divided into:
Cookies are divided into “first-party cookies” or “third-party cookies”, based on the website or domain they come from.
First-party cookies are essentially cookies set and managed by the website owner. For this type of cookies, the owner has the obligation to inform users, to collect the consent and/or to block cookies, if needed.
Third-party cookies are set by a domain which is different from the one visited by the user. For these cookies, the third party has the obligation to inform and indicate the modalities for the consent and/or the block. In this case, the website owner has only the obligation to insert, in the website, the link to the third party where these elements are available. The management of the information collected by “third parties” is regulated by the relative information we invite you to take into consideration.
Their use into users’ terminals is forbidden if users have not been properly informed and if they have not given a valid consent according to the opt-in technique
This type of cookies can in turn be grouped based on the function they perform:
Analitycs: cookies used to collect and analyze statistical information on website accesses or visits. In some cases, if they are associated with other information as credentials for the access in the customer area (personal email address and password), they can be used to profile the user (personal habits, visited websites, downloaded contents, types of interactions, etc.)
Widgets: all those graphical components of a user interface aimed at making the user interaction with the program easier. For example, facebook, google+, twitter cookies are widgets.
Advertsing: cookies used for advertising purposes into a website. Google, Tradedoubler belong to this category.
Web beacons: code strings which allow a website to transfer or collect information through the request of a graphic image. Websites can use them for several purposes, like the analysis of website use, control and report activities on advertisement and on the customization of advertisement and contents.
Hereinafter, the owner of the website, Poltronesofà S.p.a, with registered office in Via Lunga n.16, 40053, Valsamoggia, locality Crespellano (BO), Italy, and administrative office in Via Raffaele Bendandi, 14 – 47122 Villanova di Forlì – FORLÌ (FC), (hereinafter, only “Owner”), provides to the user all the information about the cookies installed on the website www.poltronesofa.com (Hereinafter, only “Website”) and the instructions necessary to manage your preferences about them.
The cookies used by the owner on the website are above all technical and they can be divided into the following subcategories:
These cookies do not need the consent of the user to be installed and used, since it is sufficient to show this information.
The owner of the website uses also technical third party cookies, specifically Google Analytics, VersaTag and Facebook Pixel, in order to analyze the use of the website and to improve it.
We specify that the information collected by the aforementioned cookies are made anonymous before they are sent to the third party.
You can disable the function “Google Analytics” in a selective manner, installing on your browser the opt-out add-on provided by Google.
To disable the Google Analytics function, please visit the following link: Link
To disable VersaTag, please visit the following link : Link
To disable Facebook Pixel, please visit the following link: Link
We specify that the information collected by the aforementioned cookies are made anonymous before they are sent to the third party, unless authorized by the user.
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/cookies-information-websites-store-on-your-computer
Apple Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH19214?locale=en_US
Microsoft Windows Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies