What are the cookies?

A cookie is a small amount of information sent by a website and stored in the browser of the user, so that the website can check the previous activity of the user. The cookies are not any kind of virus or malicious file, its objective is to ease the browsing.

The principal functions are:

Keep track of the users: when a user enters his username and password, it is stored on a cookie so that the user does not have to enter them for every website of the server.

Nevertheless, a cookie does not identify a person as individual, but a combination of the computer-browser- user.

Obtain information about the behaviours of browsing of the user, and spyware attempts on the part of advertising agencies and others. This might cause privacy problems and it is one of the reasons why the cookies have detractors.

What kind of cookies does this website use?

Technical Cookies: Those that are created and managed by us only, and they are used to identify a user, remember details of a form or handle the shopping carts.

Analytic Cookies: Those that are managed by us or third parties, they allow us to quantify the number of users and thus make the measure and statistical analysis of the use of our website.

Advertising Cookies: Those that are managed by us or third parties and allow us to advertise the offers and products more suitable for every user based on their browsing history in our web.

How to deactivate Cookies ?

Deactivating the cookies is very easy and any user without computer skills can do it. The procedure of deactivating is different depending on the used browser.