- WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a file or device that is downloaded to the computer, tablet or mobile phone when the user
browses the Internet, with the purpose of storing data that may be updated and recovered by the entity
responsible for its installation.
The main purpose of Cookies is to provide the User with the quickest access to the Services selected.
Furthermore, Cookies personalise the Services that the Website offers, facilitating and offering each User
information that is or could be in his/her interest, attending to the use he/she makes of the Services.
uniquely associated with an anonymous User and his/her computer, and do not provide references that allow
the ascertaining of the User’s personal data. The User may configure his/her browser to notify and reject
the installation of Cookies sent by the Website, without this prejudicing the possibility of the User
accessing the Contents. Notwithstanding, the User must take into account, in any case, that the quality of
the functioning of the Website may diminish.
Users who register or have started a session may benefit from services that are more personalised and
orientated to their profile, thanks to the combination of the data stored on the cookies with the personal
data used at the moment of registration. Said Users expressly authorise the use of this information for the
To make full use of this website the user must accept the cookies as many online functions have been
specifically designed to work with cookies. It is important to point out that the cookies that have been
installed via this website do not store personal information or sensitive data.
A classification of the cookies is then carried out on the basis of a series of categories
is necessary however to take into account that a single cookie can be included in more than one category.
- YPES OF COOKIES ACCORDING TO THE ENTITY THAT MANAGES THEM
Depending on the entity that manages the equipment or domain from where the cookies are sent and handles the
data they obtain, we can distinguish between the following:
- Third party cookies: They are those that are sent to the user's computer terminal
from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, rather by another entity that handles
the data obtained via the cookies.
In the event of cookies being installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor but the information
they collect is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as belonging to the editor.
- TYPES OF COOKIES ACCORDING TO THE TIME PERIOD THEY REMAIN IN
According to the time period they remain in operation on the terminal equipment we can distinguish between:
- Session cookies: These cookies are designed to collect and store data while the
user is accessing a website.
They are normally used to store information whose storage is only needed for the provision of the service
requested by the user on a single occasion (e.g. a list of products acquired).
- Permanent cookies: They are cookies in which the data continue to be stored on the
terminal and can be accessed and handled during a period defined by the party responsible for the
cookie, which can range from a few minutes to various years.
- YPES OF COOKIES ACCORDING TO THEIR PURPOSE
According to the purpose for which the data obtained by the cookies are treated, we can distinguish between:
- Technical cookies: They allow the user to browse using a website, platform or
application and the use of the different options or services that exist therein such as, for
example, controlling data traffic and communication, session identification, entering restricted
access parts, remembering the elements that make up an order, carrying out the purchasing process of
an order, carrying out the request for registration or participation in an event, using security
elements while browsing, storing content for the dissemination of videos or sound, or sharing
content via social networks.
- Personalised cookies: They allow the user to access the service with some general
predefined characteristics on the basis of a series of criteria relating to the user’s terminal such
as, for example, the language, the type of browser via which the service is accessed, the regional
configuration from where the service is accessed, etc.
- Analysis cookies: They allow the party responsible for them to monitor and analyse
user behaviour on the websites they are linked to. The information collected via this type of cookie
are used in the measurement of activity on the websites, application or platform and for the
creation of browsing profiles of users of these sites, applications and platforms, in order to
introduce improvements based on the analysis of usage data produced by users of the service.
- Advertising cookies: They allow the management, in the most effective way possible,
of advertising spaces which, where appropriate, the editor has included on a website, application or
platform from where the service requested is provided based on criteria such as the content edited
or the frequency with which the advertisements are shown.
LIST OF COOKIES EMPLOYED BY THE ENTITY
- Behavioural advertising cookies: They allow the management, in the most effective
way possible, of advertising spaces which, where appropriate, the editor has included on a website,
application or platform from where the service requested is provided. These cookies store
information on user behaviour obtained via the continuous observation of their browsing habits,
which allows the creation of a specific profile for showing advertisements based on the same.
The website uses Google Analytics
, a service provided by Google, Inc., which allows the
analysis of the usage made by the users of the website, with an exclusively statistical purpose.
information will be directly transmitted and archived by Google. To guarantee anonymity, Google will make
your information anonymous by truncating the IP address before storing it, in such a way that Google
Analytics is not used for locating or collecting personal information that can be identified with visitors
to the site. Google may only send the information collected by Google Analytics to third parties when
legally obliged to do so. In accordance with the Google Analytics provision of service conditions, Google
will not associate your IP address with any other data stored by Google.
The cookies employed are:
· Cookie utma
> user analytical cookie
> expires 2
years from the last update or configuration.
Used to distinguish users and sessions. This cookie
generates a unique user ID and registers the
first and last time that the user visited
the website. It is used to count the number of times a unique user visits the site
This cookie is persistent and it can be considered that it will “never” expire (takes 2 years to expire).
· Cookie utmc
> session status cookie
(open or closed),
> a session variable. Used to count views but expires when the user closes the browser.
Not used in ga.js. This cookie is written to guarantee compatibility when urchin.js monitoring code is
installed. Configured to interact with urchin.js. Previously, this cookie acted together with the __utmb
cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session or visit.
· Cookie utmb
> session, analytical cookie
> expires 30 minutes
after the last
update or configuration.
This cookie registers the time of arrival to the page and expires 30 minutes after the last page view
register. It is eliminated automatically when changing website or closing the browser. If a user remains
inactive for over 30 minutes on a website (he/she goes for lunch, etc) and returns to request a new page it
will be considered as a new user session (1 unique user who makes 2 visits).It is used to determine new
sessions or views.
· Cookie utmt
> session, analytical cookie
> expires after 10 minutes.
Used to limit the percentage of requests.
· Cookie utmz
> user origin, analytical cookie
> expires after 6 months
This cookie stores the origin of the visitor, the path he/she has taken to access the website, whether
directly via a link on another website, from an email link, by employing specific keywords in a search
engine, via a display campaign, or via an AdWords advertisement. This cookie is used to calculate the
traffic originating from search engines (organic and PPC), display advertising campaigns and browsing within
the same website (internal links).The cookie updates upon each visit to the website.
· Cookie utmv
> user variable, analytical cookie
> expires 2 years
from the last update or configuration.
Used to store personalised visitor variables data. The cookie is updated each time data are sent to Google Analytics.
You can find more information relating to these cookies and how to deactivate their use at www.google.es/intl/es/analytics/privacyoverview.html
- EXPRESS ACCEPTANCE
What happens if the installation of cookies is not permitted or they are deactivated?
- COOKIES MANAGEMENT
Your experience on the website may be limited and some Service functions will remain deactivated such as, for example, remaining identified.
How to deactivate/activate the cookies?
To deactivate/activate cookies on the device, the user must do so via the Internet browser.
All modern browsers allow you to change the cookies configuration. This settings are normally found in ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ on your browser menu.
- Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy ->
For further information, you can consult Microsoft support
or help on the browser.
- Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History ->
For further information, you can consult Mozilla support
or help on the browser.
- Chrome: Settings -> Show advanced settings -> Privacy ->
For further information, you can consult Google support
or help on the browser.
- Safari: Preferences -> Security.
For further information, you can consult Apple support
or help on the browser.
If you want information on how to manage cookies on a tablet and/or mobile, you must consult your documentation or online help files.
How to deactivate/activate third party cookies?
We don't install third party cookies. Therefore, we suggest that the user consult the websites of these third parties to obtain information on the cookies they install and how they can be managed.
- UPDATES AND CHANGES IN THE PRIVACY/COOKIES POLICY
The Website may modify this Cookies Policy in accordance with legal requirements, or in order to comply with regulations for the purpose of adapting said policy to the guidelines established by the Spanish Data Protection Agency. It is therefore recommended that Users visit it periodically.
When significant changes are produced on this Cookies Policy, they will be communicated to Users either via the website or the emails of registered Users.