- What is a Cookie?
Cookies or data storage and retrieval devices are files sent by a website to users’ browsers that are automatically stored on their devices so that the website is able to check users’ previous browsing habits and “recognize them”.
Cookies are able to remember other kinds of personal information, such as a user’s password so that it does not have to be entered each time a website is visited, or user preferences as regards the configuration of a website (language, screen resolution, amongst others).
Cookies are essential for the Internet to work properly, as well as having many advantages in the provision of interactive services as they make browsing and using the Website easier. Cookies cannot harm your devices, and while they are enabled they help identify and solve errors.
In short, a cookie is simply a set of data about browsing habits that is stored on a user’s device and that websites detect and recognize so that they are able to “remember” that user’s browsing habits.
More information about the cookies used on the website is provided below.
This website uses own and third party cookies, with the aim of improving the browsing experience of its users.
The following applications are used to obtain this information.
- Strictly necessary cookies
These are technical cookies which are necessary for the website to run properly and cannot be disabled on our systems. Generally, these are only set in response to actions taken by you that amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or completing forms.
|local_storage_support_test||Technical Cookie (Twitter)||The cookie is used in connection with the local storage function in the browser. This function allows the web to load faster by preloading certain procedures.||2 years|
- Analytical cookies
These cookies allow us to count visits and sources of traffic, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and how visitors move through the site, thus ensuring better user service. If you do not allow these cookies, we will not know when you have visited our site.
|_ga||Analytics Cookie (Fluidra HU)||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||2 years|
|_gat||Analytics Cookie (Fluidra HU)||Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate||1 day|
|_gid||Analytics Cookie (Fluidra HU)||Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.||1 day|
- Marketing and advertising cookies
These cookies collect information regarding your behavior by observing your browsing habits (i.e. websites visited) which allows us to profiling and thus display ads based on your interests so that are appealing to you in accordance to your preferences.
|_widgetsettings||Marketing cookie (Twitter)||This cookie is set by Twitter – The cookie allows the visitor to share content from the website onto their Twitter profile.||2 years|
|common/cavalry_endpoint.php||Marketing cookie (Facebook)||Collects information on user behaviour on different websites to display advertising more relevant – It also allows the website to limit the number of times the user is exposed to the same ad.||Session|
|i/jot||Marketing cookie (Twitter)||It establishes a unique visitor ID that allows external advertisers (third parties) to target the visitor with relevant advertising. This combined service is provided by advertising centres, which provide real-time offers to advertisers.||Session|
|NID||Marketing cookie (Google)||Records a unique ID that identifies a returning user’s device. The identification is used for specific ads.||6 months|
- Cookies settings
You can set up cookies through the cookie Consent Management Platform on this Policy, through your browser and also through the websites of those third parties that install cookies on your device.
5.1. Disabling Cookies through the Cookie Set Up Platform
You may give or revoke your consent regarding the type of cookies used, through the cookie Consent Management Platform.
5.2. Disabling Cookies through your web browser
All Internet browsers allow users to restrict the behavior of a cookie or even disable cookies by modifying the browser settings or options. The steps to do this are different for each browser. Specific instructions can be found in the help menu of your browser.
Depending on the browser used, the user can enable any of the following options to limit the scope of the cookies installed or the way they are executed:
- The private browsing option so that browser history, website passwords, cookies and other information about the websites visited are not stored.
- The “do not track” feature, whereby the browser requests that websites visited do not track your browsing habits, for example to display advertising that may be of interest to you on the websites you visit.
Please note that if you disable these aforementioned cookies we cannot know what you like or dislike about our pages and it will be difficult for us to improve your user experience on this Website.
- Further information and exercising your rights