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Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy or the “Site” uses cookies to make its services simple and efficient for Users who view its pages.

Users who view the site will be able to receive minimal amounts of information in the terminals they use, be they desktop computers, notebooks or mobile devices, in small text files called “cookies” saved in the directories used by the User’s web browser. There are various types of cookies, some to make the use of the Site more effective and improve the User’s browsing experience, others to enable particular features. More information on

Visitors have the possibility to configure their browser to be notified of the receipt of cookies or to refuse them. Acceptance of cookies by the browser can be disabled by changing the above settings.

Data controller

Vittorio Cauvin S.p.A.
Legale rappresentante: Ernesto Cauvin
Via XX Settembre 31/7 – 16121 GENOVA
P.IVA e C.F. 02599320104

Type of cookies used

Technical cookies

This type of cookie allows certain sections of the site to function properly. Only technical cookies are used on this website, ie those used for the sole purpose of “carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or to the extent strictly necessary to the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide this service “(see art. 122, paragraph 1, of the Code).

They are not used for other purposes and are normally installed directly by the owner or operator of the website.

They can be divided into navigation or session cookies, which guarantee normal navigation and use of the website (allowing, for example, to make a purchase or authenticate to access restricted areas);

  • analytics cookies, assimilated to technical cookies when used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site;
  • functionality cookies, which allow the User to navigate according to a series of selected criteria (for example, the language, the products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service provided to the User.

For the installation of these cookies, the prior consent of the Users is not required, while the obligation to provide the information pursuant to art. 13 of the Code, which the site manager, if he uses only these devices, will be able to provide in the manner he deems most suitable.

The acquisition and processing of data deriving from the use of technical cookies is mandatory for browsing the Site. In the event of opposition by the User, the complete and correct view of the Site will not be possible. Excluding technical cookies, the general rule for “The storage of information in the terminal device of a contractor or user or access to information already stored” remains that of the prior and informed consent of the User (opt-in). This means that all cookies that cannot be qualified as “technical” which, however, present more critical issues from the point of view of protecting the privacy of the Users, such as, for example, those used for profiling and marketing purposes cannot be installed on Users’ terminals themselves if they have not been adequately informed before and have not given valid consent in this regard.

Third party cookies

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 Site content or for the use of third-party software services (such as software for the generation of maps and additional software that offers additional services). These cookies are sent from third-party domains that offer their functionality on the pages of the site.

For these types of cookies, consent can be expressed by the User in one or more of the following ways:

Through specific configurations of the browser used or the related computer applications used to navigate the pages that make up the Site.
By changing the settings in the use of third-party services

Contact form

By filling in the contact form with their Data, the User consents to their use to respond to requests for information, quotes, or any other kind indicated by the header of the form.
Collected data:
Email, Name and Surname – Data not stored

Google Analytics

(Google Inc.) Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”).
Google could use Personal Data to contextualize and personalize the advertisements of its own advertising network (script set for anonymous tracking)

Collected data:
Cookies and usage data – Usa – Privacy PolicyOpt Out

Youtube video

(Google Inc.) Youtube is a video content visualization service managed by Google Inc. that allows this Application to integrate such content within its pages.

Collected data:
Cookies and usage data – Usa – Privacy Policy

Video Vimeo

(Vimeo, LLC) Vimeo is a video content visualization service managed by Vimeo, LLC that allows this Application to integrate such content within its pages.

Collected data:
Cookies and usage data – Usa – Privacy Policy

Google Fonts

(Google Inc.) Google Fonts is a font style visualization service managed by Google Inc. that allows this Application to integrate such content within its pages

Collected data:
Cookie e dati di utilizzo – Usa – Privacy Policy

How to disable cookies

Most internet browsers are initially set up to accept cookies automatically. The user can change these settings to block cookies or to warn that cookies are sent to the user’s device. In the case of different devices (for example computers, smartphones, tablets, etc.), the user will have to make sure that each browser on each device is adjusted to reflect their preferences regarding cookies. Please remember that disabling cookies does not guarantee all the functionality of the websites.

Firefox Mozilla
Click the menu button and select Preferences.
Select the Privacy panel.
Under History settings: select use custom settings.
To activate cookies, mark the item Accept cookies from sites; to deactivate them, remove the mark from the item.
If you are experiencing problems with cookies, also make sure that the Accept third-party cookies option is not set to Never. For more information, read the article Deactivate third-party cookies. Choose how long cookies can be stored:
Keep them until: their expiry: cookies will be removed when they reach the expiration date (date set by the site that sends the cookies).
Keep them until: when you close Firefox: the cookies stored on your computer will be removed when you close  Firefox.
Keep them up: ask each time: display a warning every time a website tries to set a cookie and ask the user if he wants this cookie to be saved.
Close the about: preferences page.
For more information Cookies settings firefox

Internet explorer
If you don’t want to allow sites to store cookies on your PC, you can block cookies. You can also customize the sites for which you want to block cookies.
To block cookies:
Open the desktop, then tap or click the Internet Explorer icon on the taskbar.
Tap or click the Tools button Tools button and then tap or click Internet Options.
Tap or click on the Privacy tab and in Settings move the slider upwards to block all cookies and then click OK.
For more information Cookies settings Internet explorer

Click the Chrome menu Chrome menu in the browser toolbar.
Select Settings.
Click Show advanced settings.
In the “Privacy” section, click the Content settings button.
In the “Cookies” section, you can block the saving of cookies:
– Block all cookies. Select “Block sites from setting any data.” Keep in mind that if you select this setting, you will prevent most sites that require you to log in from functioning. When a cookie has been blocked, the blocked cookie icon is displayed in the address bar.
– Block only third-party cookies. Select the “Block third-party cookies and site data” checkbox. Even if you have added a site to the Exceptions list and have chosen to allow the related cookies, the third-party cookies of the site will not be accepted if you select this checkbox.
For more information Cookies settings on chrome

Preferences> Advanced> Cookies These settings allow you to configure the management of cookies in Opera. The default setting is to accept all cookies. Accept cookies only from the site you visit. Third-party cookies, sent from a domain other than the one you are visiting, are refused Never accept cookies All cookies are refused
For more information Opera cookie settings

To set Safari’s blocking of cookies in iOS 8, touch Settings> Safari> Block cookies and choose “Always allow”, “Allow only from the websites I visit”, “Allow only from the current website” or “Always block “. In iOS 7 or older versions choose “Never”, “Third party and advertisers” or “Always”. For more information Safari cookie settings