Below you will find information about what cookies are, what type of cookies this website uses, how you can disable cookies in your browser or how to specifically disable the installation of third party cookies and what happens if you disable them.
What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that some platforms, such as websites, may install on your computer, Smartphone, tablet or connected television, when you access them.
Their functions can be very varied: to store your browsing preferences, to collect statistical information, to allow certain technical functions, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits or preferences of a user or their computer to the point, sometimes, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their computer, of being able to recognise them. A cookie is stored in a computer to personalize and facilitate the user’s navigation to the maximum. Cookies are only associated with a user and his/her computer and do not provide references that allow the user’s personal data to be deduced. The user can configure his or her browser to notify or reject the installation of cookies sent by the website.
Why are they important?
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow web pages to function more smoothly and adapted to the user’s preferences, such as storing their language or the currency of their country. They also help website managers to improve the services they offer, thanks to the statistical information they collect through them. Finally, they serve to make the advertising we show you more efficient.
How are cookies used?
Depending on how long they remain active, cookies can be
Session cookies: designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a website. They are usually used to store information that is only interesting to keep for the provision of the service requested by the user on one occasion (for example, a list of products purchased).
Persistent cookies: These are a type of cookie by which the data continues to be stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a defined period. They have a deletion date. They are used, for example, during the purchase or registration process to avoid having to enter our data constantly.
Depending on the entity that manages the computer or domain from which cookies are sent and treats the data obtained, we can distinguish:
Own cookies: These are sent to the users’ device managed exclusively by us for the best operation of the site. They are the cookies generated by the website you are visiting.
Third party cookies: These are sent to the user’s device from a computer or domain that is not managed by us but by another entity, which will process the data obtained. These are generated by external services or providers such as Facebook, Google, etc.
When you browse our website, the following cookies may be installed on your device
Registration cookies: When the user enters our website and logs in, a temporary cookie is installed so that he/she can navigate through the user area without having to enter his/her data continuously. This cookie will disappear when you log out.
Analysis cookies: They are used to study user behaviour anonymously when browsing our website. This way we can know the most viewed contents, the number of visitors, etc. This information will be used to improve the browsing experience and optimize our services.
How can I set my preferences?
You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by setting your Internet browser options.
Below are links to information on how you can activate your preferences in all major browsers:
What happens if cookies are disabled?
In the event of blocking or not accepting the installation of cookies, it is possible that certain services offered by our website that require their use are disabled and therefore not available to you, so that you will not be able to take full advantage of all that our websites and applications offer. It is also possible that the functioning quality of the website may be reduced.