Cookies are short pieces of text (letters and / or numbers) that allow the web server to store on the client (browser) information to be reused during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or later, even after days (persistent cookies). Cookies are stored, according to user preferences from a single browseron the specific device being used (computer, tablet, smartphone).
Similar technologies, such as, for example, web beacon, clear GIF and all forms of local storage introduced with HTML5, can be used to gather information on user behavior and use of services.
Later in this document will refer to cookies and similar technologies all by simply using the word "cookie".
Types of cookies
Cookies strictly necessary. These cookies are essential for the correct functioning of the site and are used to manage the login and access to reserved functions of the site. The duration of cookies is strictly limited to the working session (closed the browser are deleted).
Cookies of analysis and performance. Cookies are used to collect and analyze traffic and use the site anonymously. These cookies, even without identifying the user, allow, for example, to detect if the same user returns to connect at different times. They also allow you to monitor the system and improve its performance and usability. The deactivation of these cookies can be executed without any loss of functionality.
Third parties cookies
Visiting a website you may receive cookies from the site is visited ("owners"), both from websites management by other organizations ("third parties"). A notable example is represented form the presence of "social plugin" for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn. It is part of the page visited directly generated by these sites and integrated into site page host. The most common use of social plugin is aimed at sharing content on social networks.
Some cookies (session cookies) remain active only until you close the browser or the execution of the command logout. Other cookies "survive" the closure of the browser and are also available in future visits of user.
These cookies are called persistent and their duration is set by the server at the time of their creation. In some cases there is fixed a deadline, in other cases the duration is unlimited.
Simple Agricultural Company "Giardinelli" doesn't use persisent cookies.
However, navigating the pages of this website, you can interact with sites operated by third parties that can create or modify permanent cookies and for profiling.
The user can decide whether to accept cookies using the settings on your browser.
Warning: Disabling all or part of the technical cookies can compromise the use of the functionality of the site reserved for registered users. Conversely, the usability of public content is also possible to completely disabling cookies.
Disabling cookies "third party" does not prejudge in any way the navigability.
The setting can be defined in a specific way for different websites and web applications. Moreover the best browsers allow you to define different settings for cookies "owners" and those of "third parties".
For example, in Firefox through the menu Tools -> Options -> Privacy, you can access a control panel where you can specify whether or not to accept the different types of cookies and remove them.