What are cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of text that the websites you visit send to your browser and that allows the website to remember information about your visit, such as your preferred language and other options and activities, in order to make your next visit easier, by enabling the server where the website is located to recognise the web browser used by the user, and thus make the site more useful and easier to browse. Cookies play a very important role and contribute to a better browsing experience for the user.
In view of this information, it is possible to carry out the following actions:
Accept cookies. This warning will not be displayed again when accessing any page of the website during the current session.
Close. The warning is hidden on this page.
Modify your settings. You can find out more about what cookies are, learn about the Cookies Policy and modify your browser settings.
Types of cookies
Depending on the entity that manages them:
- First-party cookies: These are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
- Third-party cookies: These are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
Depending on the length of time they remain:
- Session cookies: These are cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page.
- Persistent cookies: These are stored on the hard drive and our website reads them each time you visit the site. A permanent website has a specific expiry date. The cookie will stop working after that date. We generally use these cookies to facilitate the purchase and registration services.
Depending on their purpose:
- Cookies can also be used to measure the audience and traffic parameters, control the process and number of entries.
- Technical cookies: These allow the user to browse through a website, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist on it.
Analysis cookies: Well treated by us or by third parties, they allow the party responsible for them to monitor and analyse the behaviour of the users of the websites to which they are linked.
Personalisation cookies: These are cookies that allow you to access the service with predefined characteristics depending on a series of criteria, such as the language, the type of browser through which the service is accessed, the regional configuration from where the service is accessed, etc.
Advertising cookies: These allow the management of advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included on a website, application or platform from which the requested service is provided based on criteria such as the edited content or the frequency at which the advertisements are shown.
Behavioural advertising cookies: These cookies allow the management of advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the publisher has included on a website, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store information on the behaviour of users obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows a specific profile to be developed in order to display advertising based on the same.
How can you configure or disable your cookies?
You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the options of your Internet browser. If you do not allow the installation of cookies in your browser, you may not be able to access some of the services and your experience on our website may be less satisfactory.
We show you how to do this in each browser:
Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Settings. For more information, you can consult Microsoft support or the browser’s Help.
Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom Settings. For more information, you can consult Mozilla support or the browser’s Help.
Chrome: Settings -> Show advanced options -> Privacy -> Privacy -> Content settings. For more information, you can consult Google support or browser Help.
Safari: Preferences -> Security. For more information, you can consult Apple support or browser Help.