What is a cookie and what is its purpose?

A cookie is a small file that is sent to the browser and saved on your device when you visit a website.

Cookies allow the site to function efficiently and improve its services, in addition to providing information to the site owner for statistical or advertising purposes, primarily to personalise your navigation experience by remembering your preferences (for example, remembering the language and currency you set, in order to recognise you at the next visit, etc.)

Which cookies do we use and for what purposes?

Our website uses various types of cookies and similar technologies, each of which has a specific function. Below explaining them.

Statistical analysis cookies

These allow the monitoring and analysis of user behaviour on websites. The information gathered through such cookies is used to measure the activity of web, application or platform sites and then profile user navigation of these sites in order to improve the service and its functionality for users. The statistical services of Google Analytics are an example of this practice.

Social Network Cookies

We use third party services which independently install their own cookies. These cookies are necessary to allow your social accounts to interact with our site. They are used, for example, to enable you to express your appreciation and share with your social friends. Social networks cookies are not necessary for navigation.

How can I disable cookies and manage my preferences?

The majority of browsers are configured to accept, control or potentially disable cookies through their settings. We nevertheless remind you that disabling navigation or functional cookies may affect the functioning of the website and/or limit the service we offer.

Specific procedures for the management of cookies on different browsers can be found on the support pages of their providers. Some examples are: Internet Explorer (windows.microsoft.com), Safari (support.apple.com), Google Chrome (support.google.com), and Mozilla Firefox (support.mozilla.org).

To disable analytical cookies and prevent Google Analytics from collecting data on your navigation, it is possible to download the add-on from your browser to deactivate Google Analytics. This is found on the “Terms” page on google.com. 

For more information on cookies and to manage your preferences for third party profiling cookies, please go to: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/

Contact us

If you have any questions or comments about this Notice, or if you would like us to update information we have about you or your preferences, please sending an email to: staff@hsyco.com