COOKIES POLICY

Information in compliance with personal data protection legislation

 

  • What are cookies and why do we use them?

A computer cookie is a small information file that is stored in your browser each time you visit our web page.

The usefulness of cookies is that they store the history of your activity within our web page, so that when you visit it again said web page can identify you and configure its contents based on your browsing habits, identity and preferences.

A cookie is inoffensive, it does not contain any malware or malicious code (e.g., virus, Trojans, worms, etc.) that could damage your terminal (computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.), but it does indeed have a certain impact over your data protection rights, in that it collects specific personal information (browsing habits, identity, preferences, etc.).

 

  • What information does a cookie store?

Cookies do not usually collect special categories of personal data (sensitive data). The data stored are of a technical nature, on personal preferences, customisation of contents, etc.

 

  • What types of cookies are there?

In general, there exist five types of cookies:

  • Technical cookies:

These are the most basic cookies.  They allow users to browse the web page, platform or application and the use of the different options or services that exist therein, like for example, control traffic and the communication of data, identify the session, access restricted areas, recall the elements that are part of an order, complete the acquisition process of an order, register or participate in an event, employ security elements during browsing, store content for the dissemination of videos or sound, or share content via social networks.

 

  • Customisation cookies: 

Cookies that allow users to access the service with certain characteristics of a general nature that are predefined based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, like for example, the language, the type of browser used to access the service, the regional configuration from which the service is accessed, etc.

 

  • Analysis cookies:

Cookies that track and analyse the behaviour of users on the websites to which said cookies are linked.  The information collected with this type of cookies is used to measure the activity of websites, applications or platforms, and for the preparation of user browsing profiles within said sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements based on an analysis of the data relative to the use carried out by the users of the service.

 

  • Advertising cookies:

Cookies that enable the administration, in the most efficient manner possible, of the advertising spaces which, where applicable, the entity responsible for the service has included within the website, application or platform from which it provides the service requested, based on criteria such as the content edited or the frequency with which advertisements are shown.

 

  • Behavioural advertising cookies: 

Cookies that enable the administration, in the most efficient manner possible, of the advertising spaces which, where applicable, the entity responsible for the service has included within the website, application or platform from which it provides the service requested.  These cookies store information on the behaviour of users obtained through the continued observation of their browsing habits, which enables the development of a specific profile to show advertising based on the same.

 

  • What are own cookies and third-party cookies?
  • Own cookies: 

Own cookies are those that are generated and managed by the entity providing the service requested by the user.

 

  • Third-party cookies: 

Those that are generated by other entities different to the company responsible for providing the service (external services or providers, like for example Google).

 

  • What types of cookies are stored by our web page?

Below we list the types of cookies stored on our web page and their purpose:

Cookie name Description of the cookie Ownership Type Expires
_ga It is employed to distinguish users Third-party – Google Analytics Analytical 2 years
_gat Used to differentiate between the different tracking objects created during the session.  The cookie is created when loading the javascript library and there does not exist a previous version of the cookie _gat Third-party – Google Analytics Analytical The cookie is updated every time that data is forwarded to Google Analytics
pll_language Polylang is an extension to make WordPress websites multilingual.  Function: to select a language Third-party – WordPress Technical Expires one year after its last update
arp_scroll_position Cookie to recall the position of the user on the page Third-party Function 4 hours
_gid It is employed to distinguish users Third-party – Google Analytics Analytical 24 hours
cookie-notice-accepted To store your acceptance of our cookies policy Third-party
Plugin cookies
Function 1 month


What can I do with cookies? 

Cookies may be erased, accepted or blocked, as desired, for which you only need to conveniently configure the web browser.

You may prevent the installation of cookies (blocking) in your system at any time, with the corresponding option of your browser. However, in such a situation we cannot guarantee the correct operation of the different functions of our web page.

Below we provide the links for the administration and blocking of cookies based on the browser used:

You may also erase the cookies that you store in your browser by changing its configuration.