In fulfilment of the Italian Data Protection Authority provision of 8 May 2014, published in Official Journal no. 126 of 3 June 2014, the controller provides the following simplified statement on the cookies used by the website madeinsteel.it managed by the company Made in Steel S.r.l.
Cookies are small text files sent by a website to the user’s hard drive that unequivocally identify the user’s browser. They contain a small number of pieces of data that are sent to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. The cookies are sent back to the website which generated them at each subsequent visit, or to any other website that is able to recognise them. Cookies are commonly used to make a website work more smoothly, or make it more efficient, and to provide information to the owner of the site. Cookies are used for various purposes: IT authentication, session monitoring, storing information on the configuration of users accessing the server, remembering preferences etc. They do not harm the computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are used to streamline the analysis of web traffic or report when a specific site is visited and enable web applications to send information to individual users. The cookies on our site do not collect data about users or track them, can be disabled at any time and are not used to transmit personal data.
What types of cookies do we use?
Essential cookies: these are indispensable to browse the site. Without these cookies we would be unable to provide any services and browsing the site would be difficult and laborious.
Performance cookies: (analytics cookies) gather information about your use of the site and improve its functioning (they show the pages you visit most frequently, your recurrent patterns of use on the site, etc.)
Functionality cookies: these are used to remember your choices on the site and the services you use intentionally, to provide a more advanced and personalized service.
Targeting or Advertising cookies: Made in Steel or third parties may use these cookies to publish adverts tailored to the user’s interests.
In some cases Made in Steel may work with third parties to provide services on the site. Third parties may use their own cookies to collect information on the user’s activity on the site or on advertising material viewed by the user. This data may be used by third parties to target advertising that they believe might interest the user based on the content viewed, or to measure the effectiveness of their advertising. Made in Steel is not able to control these cookies and cannot accept any liability. To disable or refuse third party cookies, therefore, please refer to the third party’s website.
Our web pages also use Google Analytics performance cookies (a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc.) which enable us to collect anonymous data that help us see how our website is used and improve usability and the user experience.
The Google Analytics panel shows us how many new visitors or returning visitors come to the site and some features of their navigating behaviour (incoming links, outgoing links, browsing between pages, length of visit, geographic origin, etc.
For further information on Google Analytics please go to the following links:
It is possible to disable Google Analytics using the tools provided by Google. For information on this please see the link:
Google Analytics Opt out (https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout)
How to control cookies?
You can refuse to accept cookies from our site at any time by changing your browser’s cookie settings. Further information on how to disable cookies can be found on the browser provider’s website or among the browser’s help tools. If cookies are disabled some of the functions on our site may not be available.
Queries should be addressed to:
– e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
– mail: Via Don Milani, 5 – 25020 Flero (BS).
We reserve the right to amend this policy at any time.
We therefore ask you to review it periodically and read it carefully to check for any changes that might have been made (note the date of the latest update.)
Any updated version of this policy will take effect from the date of publication on the website.
LATEST UPDATE: January 2020