WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are what we call small files that are stored on the browser used by each visitor to our Website so that the server can remember the visit of each user when that user visits our content again. This information does not include identification or any personal data, or access to any stored data on the user’s pc, but it does allow our system to recognise you as a specific user who has previously visited our Website and viewed specific pages, etc, and allows us to store your personal preferences and technical information such as the visits you have made and the specific pages you have looked at.
In accordance with Spanish Directive 2009/136/EC, developed in our legislation in the second section of article 22 of the Spanish Law of Information Society Services, in accordance with the guidelines of the Spanish Agency for Data Protection, we hereby provide detailed information of the use carried out on our Website.
Our cookies policy has the purpose of informing you clearly and precisely about the cookies used on our Website (the Cookies Policy). With regard to third-party cookies, by which we mean those cookies not belonging to our Website, we are not liable for content or authenticity of the privacy policies they may follow. This information relates only to references sourced on our Website.
Below we include the classification and categorisation of cookies. Please be aware that one cookie may be included in more than one category.
TYPES OF COOKIES ACCORDING TO THE ORGANISATION THAT MANAGES THEM
– First-party cookies: are cookies that are sent to the user’s device from a device or domain managed by the website editor and which provides the service requested by the user.
– Third-party cookies: are cookies that are sent to the user’s device from a device or domain not managed by the website editor but from another data-management body.
TYPES OF COOKIES ACCORDING TO THE PERIOD OF TIME THEY REMAIN ACTIVE
– Session cookies: are the type of cookies designed to capture and store data while the user is accessing a website.
– Persistent cookies: are a type of cookie in which data remains stored on the user’s computer and can be accessed and used for a definite period of time by the cookie owner, from a period that may last from a few minutes to several years.
TYPES OF COOKIES ACCORDING TO THEIR PURPOSE
– Technical cookies: Are cookies that allow the user to navigate a website, platform or app and to use the different options and services it provides, such as control of traffic and data communication, identifying the session, access to restricted areas, recording details that form and order, carrying out the purchase process of an order, carrying out a subscription or event participation request, utilising security factors during the visit, storing content for distribution of videos or sound, or sharing content via social networks.
– Personalisation cookies: are cookies that allow the user to access the service with certain general characteristics predefined according to a series of criteria on the user’s computer, such as language, the type of browser being used to access the service, the regional configuration from where the service is accessed, etc.
– Advertising cookies: are cookies that allow the most efficient management possible of the advertising space included on the website, platform or app by the website creator, from which the requested service is provided based on criteria such as the edited content or the frequency of the appearance of adverts.
– Behavioural advertising cookies: are cookies that allow the most efficient management possible of the advertising space included on the website, platform or app by the website editor from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store information about user behaviour obtained through the continued observation of their browsing habits, in order to allow the development of a specific profile to show relevant adverts.
– Analytics cookies: are cookies that allow the cookie owner to monitor and analyse the behaviour of users of the website to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used to measure user activity on these system apps and platforms, in order to install improvements for data analysis about the user’s use of the service.
Even though analytics cookies are not exempt from the obligation to obtain informed consent for their use, with regard to the handling of data collected through this type of cookie, it is unlikely that they represent any risk to user privacy provided they are first-party cookies, which handle data collected strictly for statistical purposes, which provide information about their use and which include the option for users to refuse consent to their use.
Most browsers are currently configured by default to block the installation of advertising cookies and third-party cookies on your computer. Users can increase installation restrictions to block any type of cookie, or reduce restrictions to allow any type of cookie. If you wish to allow advertising or third-party cookies, your browser can be configured for that purpose.
Below we include detailed information about all the cookies, some or all of which may be installed via our Website, depending on your browser, the configuration of your browser and the acceptance or refusal specified by the user:
The aim of cookies is to facilitate users with a quicker access to the services they select.
If you do not wish to store cookies on your browser or prefer to receive a notification each time a cookie requests installation, you can configure your browsing options to do so. Most browsers allow the management of cookies in three different ways:
– Always block cookies: your browser asks if the user wishes to install cookies every time.
– Always allow cookies: your browser may also include the option of a more customised selection of the cookies you wish to install on your computer. Specifically, users can normally accept one of the following options:
– Block cookies from specific domains
– Block third-party cookies
– Allow non persistent cookies (eliminated when the browser is closed)
– Allow the server to create cookies for a different domain
You can allow cookies, receive more information, block or remove cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options on your computer.
You can find more information on how to configure the most popular browsers at the locations below:
• Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet options -> Privacy -> Configuration. For more information, consult Microsoft support or Browser help.
• Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom configuration. For more information, consult Mozilla support or Browser help.
• Chrome: Configuration -> Advanced options -> Privacy -> Content configuration. For more information, consult Google support or Browser help.
• Safari: Preferences -> Security. For more information, consult Apple support or Browser help.
If you have allowed installation of cookies from Google Analytics, you may also remove this consent by activating the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser add-on, at the page below and following the instructions provided: