Cookies and other Automated Data Collection Media
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device using any web browser whenever you visit a website. Cookies can be used to let us know for example if you have visited our site in the past or if you are a new visitor and also to help us identify features of our site that you may be more interested in. Cookies can improve your online experience by storing your preferences as you visit a website.
Web Beacons (also known as Internet tags, pixeltags and clearGIFs) are often transparent graphic images that are placed on a website. Web beacons are used in combination with cookies in order to monitor the behavior of the users visiting websites.
IP addresses and URLs
The IP address is a unique locator used by some electronic devices, to locate and communicate with each other on the Internet. When you visit our websites, we can see the IP address of the device you used to connect to the Internet. We use this information to determine the general geographical location of the device and to understand from which geographical areas our site visitors come from. We may use this information to change the way our website is presented in order to improve your visit.
The URL (UniformResourceLocator) is a unique locator or address for every medium on the internet and is essentially the address of the site you are visiting. We will use this information to see which websites have traffic and how you navigate our site.
Which cookies we use?
We use the following cookies on our website:
|Cookie Type||Consent required|
Necessary: Necessary cookies are essential for the website to work properly. These cookies do not identify the individual. Without these cookies, no effective functioning of the sites can be offered.
Functional: Functional cookies allow the website to remember the choices of the user, so as to provide upgraded and personalized functions. Disabling these cookies, may affect the performance and functionality of web sites and restrict access to their content.
Analysis (Anonymous): These cookies collect information about how visitors use web sites, for example, which pages they visit more often and if they receive error messages from websites. These cookies collect aggregated, anonymous information that do not identify a visitor. They are used exclusively to improve the performance of a website and allow us to collect information about the use you make of our sites, including the content you select when you browse our sites, in order to measure the effectiveness and the interaction of consumers with the website as well as improving our sites over time. These cookies may be provided to us by third party providers of analytical tools but are used solely for the purposes related to our websites.
|_gid||Google Analytics (Anonymous IP)|
|_ga||Google Analytics (Anonymous IP)|
|_gat_gtag_UA_3357717_1||Google Analytics (Anonymous IP)|
Internet Explorer http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835
Safari for iPad and iPhone http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677
Our website, like almost all websites worldwide, uses Google Analytics, a data analysis service, offered by Google. Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files that are stored on your computer or device and make it easy to analyze how you use the website. The information obtained from cookies about your use (including your IP address) is transferred to a Google server in the US and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the Website, to report to its administrators about these activities, and to provide other services related to the use of the website and the Internet.
The cookies used by the analytics.js library are the following:
|_ga||2 years||Used to distinguish users.|
|_gid||24 hours||Used to distinguish users.|
|_gat||1 minute||Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>.|
|AMP_TOKEN||30 seconds to 1 year||Contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service.|
|_gac_<property-id>||90 days||Contains campaign related information for the user. If you have linked your Google Analytics and Google Ads accounts, Google Ads website conversion tags will read this cookie unless you opt-out. Learnmore|
Google may also transfer this information to third parties, under the condition that it is provided by the law or if any third parties process the data on its behalf. Google will not associate you IP address with any other data it holds. You may disable Google Analytics by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser but note that in such a case you may not be able to use all the features of this website.
By using this website, you agree to the processing of your personal information collected by Google, in the way described above and for the abovementioned purpose. If you do not want Google to collect information from your browser when you visit the websites, you can opt out of Google Analytics by clicking here.
You can set your browser to inform you each time before a cookie is downloaded and decide whether on not to accept it. In this case, keep in mind that you may not be able to make the most of it.
The company website can and may use Google Analytics for advertisement display (e.g. remarketing, Google Network display, DoubleClick campaign manager integration and demographic and interest reports).
By using ads settings, visitors can opt out from Google Analytics for ads display and customize Google Display Network ads.
Click here for the available web opt out options of Google Analytics.
Our website in any case complies with GoogleAdWords Interest-based Advertising Policy and the restrictions on sensitive categories.