2. WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded onto your devices such as a computer or smartphone when you access our website. When we say “cookie” we mean cookies and similar online tracing technologies. This covers any means we use to store information, or access information stored on your device, including:
All cookies have an owner which tells you who the cookie belongs to. The owner is the domain specified in the cookie. Whenever you visit our website, we place cookies onto your device for different reasons. Such cookies are called “first-party” cookies, whereas cookies set by a different owner such as social media platforms or ad network/ad tech providers, are called “third-party” cookies.
Below you will find more detailed information about our cookies and the reason for using them.
We use first and third-party cookies for several reasons. Some cookies are required for technical reasons in order for our websites to operate, and we refer to these as “essential” or “strictly necessary” cookies. Other cookies also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our website. Third parties serve cookies through our website for advertising, analytics and other purposes.
4. WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES DO WE USE?
This type of cookie allows the correct functioning of some sections of the Site. They are of two categories: persistent and session:
- persistent: once closed the browser are not destroyed but remain until a preset expiration date
- session: they are destroyed every time the browser is closed
These cookies, always sent by our domain, are necessary to correctly view the site and in relation to the technical services offered, will therefore always be used and sent, unless the user does not change the settings in your browser (thus invalidating the visualization of the pages of the site).
Cookies in this category are used to collect information about the use of the site. Blokbro.com will use this information in relation to anonymous statistical analysis in order to improve the use of the Site and to make the content more interesting and relevant to the user’s wishes. This type of cookie collects data in anonymous form about the user activity and how it arrived on the Site. Analytical cookies are sent by the Site itself or by third-party domains.
Analysis cookies of third party services
These cookies are used in order to collect information on the use of the Site by users in anonymous form such as: pages visited, time of stay, origin of traffic, geographical origin, age, gender and interests for the purposes of marketing campaigns. These cookies are sent by third-party domains outside the Site.
Cookies to integrate third-party software products and functions
This type of cookie integrates features developed by third parties within the pages of the Site such as icons and preferences expressed in social networks for the purpose of sharing the content of the site or for the use of third-party software services (such as map generation software and additional software offering additional services). These cookies are sent by third-party domains and by partner sites that offer their functionality between the pages of the Site.
These cookies are necessary to create user profiles in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user within the pages of the Site.
Blokbro.com, according to current legislation, is not required to ask for consent for technical cookies and analytics, as necessary to provide the services requested.
For all other types of cookies, consent can be given by the User with one or more of the following methods:
- By means of specific configurations of the browser used or of the related computer programs used to navigate the pages that make up the Site.
- By changing settings in the use of third-party services
Both of these solutions may prevent you from using or viewing parts of the Site.
5. HOW CAN I CONTROL COOKIES?
6. WHO HAS ACCESS TO COOKIE INFORMATION?
Information obtained from you through cookies is shared within Blokbro.com. Information obtained from third party cookies is also available to the third-party provider placing the cookie on our site. We will not share first-party cookie information with third parties nor sell, swap or otherwise disclose such information with anyone outside Blokbro.com.
7. HOW LONG ARE COOKIES STORED IN YOUR BROWSER OR ON YOUR DEVICE?
Cookies can be stored for varying lengths of time on your browser or device.
9. WHERE CAN I GET FURTHER INFORMATION?