Cookies are small computer files stored in the user's computer that help us recognize the user. It helps the website to remember information about your visit, like your preferred language and other settings. That can make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you.
Cookies are essential for internet to work correctly by providing several advantages to improve interactive services, making web browsing easier. Cookies do not damage hardware but rather help us to identify and solve errors.
The following information will help you to understand the different types of cookies used:
Session Cookies: these are temporary cookies that are stored in browser cookie file until the user leaves the webpage, leaving no trace on the hard drive. Information obtained via these cookies is used to analyse how users interact with the website. This helps us to improve the web content and experience, making it more user friendly.
Permanent Cookies: These are stored on the hard drive and our website reads them every time the user visits the site.
A permanent cookie has an expiry date. The cookie will stop working after that date.
The following is a list of the main cookies used in our web, namely:
Strictly necessary cookies are for example those that are used for correct web browsing or those that allow services to be carried out by the user or cookies that are used to insure that the web page content loads correctly.
Third party cookies such as those used in social networks or for complementary external content
Analytic cookies are used for periodical maintenance to offer the best possible service to the user. The main function is to collect information and report statistical data.
Relation and description of the cookies that we use on the web page
The following table shows how cookies are used on our webpage:
|Cookie||Name||User / Further information||Expires|
|Google Analytics||__utma||This cookie counts the amount oftimes an unique user accesses the site.||2 years|
|__utmb||This cookie measures the time spent by the user in a page.||1 day|
|__utmt||It is used to define the type of user. And it gets used to establish the statisctics in each page.||Session|
|__utmz||This cookie stores de origin of the user, the flow that it has used to arrive to the website, if it was direct landing, from a link from another website, from a link embeed on an email, using specific wording in a search engine, from a display campaign or from an AdWords campaign.||6 months|
|__utmv||It is used to store personalised variables from an users’ data.
More information: https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies (en ingles).
|Google Analytics||__ga||Analytics cookies that lets cuantify the amount of users we have in the site, measure their behaviour and make a statistical analysis. We use it to distinguish between users.||2 years|
|__gid||Stores and updates an unique value for each page. We use it to distinguish between users.||1 day|
|Keler||ageVerified||Stores de confirmation about the age agreement. It let’s users access the site without going through the confirmation page everytime they return to the site.||3 hours|
Complementary Guarantees – Cookie Management
As further complementary guarantee to the ones previously described, the registry of cookies could be subject to acceptance during the installation or update of the browser. Such acceptance can be revoked at anytime via the content configuration and privacy options available.
Many browsers allow a private mode to be activated through which the cookies are always erased after the visit. Depending on the each browser, this private mode can have different names. The following is a list of the most common browsers and the different names for
Internet Explorer 8. and superior; InPrivate Safari 2. and superior; Private Navigation/Browsing Opera 10.5. and superior; Private Navigation/Browsing FireFox 3.5. and superior; Private Navigation/Browsing Google Chrome 10 and superior; Incognito.
Important: Please read the
Help section of your browser carefully in order to find out more about how to activate the
privacy mode. You can continue to visit our website even when your browser is in
privacy mode; however, the session might not be optimum and some functions may not work correctly.
NOTE: the information provided is dated October / 2017, informing that over time it may not be exhaustive, although periodically this cookies policy is reviewed.