Cookie policy

What cookies are

The cookie is a small text file containing a certain amount of information exchanged between a website and your terminal (usually the browser) and it is normally used by the website operator to store the necessary information to improve website surfing, that is to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user while browsing the web. When you visit again the same website or any other website, the user’s device checks the presence of a recognized cookie in order to read the information contained therein. The different cookies contain different information and they are used for different purposes (efficient surfing through the pages of a same website, profiling to send targeted advertising messages, analysis of visits number to the website).

When surfing, the user may receive on his terminal also cookies sent by different websites or web servers (so-called third parties), which may contain some elements (for example images, maps, sounds, specific links to pages of other domains) present on the website the user is browsing. More generally, some cookies (defined as session cookies) are assigned to the user’s device only for the website access duration and they automatically expire when closing the browser. Other cookies (defined as persistent cookies) remain stored in the device for a prolonged period. The specific purposes of the different types of cookies installed in this website are described below.

Characteristics and purposes of the cookies

Technical Cookies:

These cookies are specifically used to enable the correct functioning and use of our websites. For example, technical cookies are used for the user’s login functionality. They are mainly provided by the sapatrubber.com server or, in case of external services integration as the social networks, by third parties.

Cookie di profilazione:

These cookies are used to send targeted advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user while browsing the web. They may be provided by our servers or by third parties through our website. The companies offering or advertising their products through this website might assign cookies to the users’ terminals. The categories of cookies used and the treatment type of personal data made by these companies are ruled in accordance with the information note provided by the above companies.
For information notes and for deactivation of profiling cookies provided by third parties go to the website  http://www.youronlinechoices.com

Analytical Cookies:

These cookies are used for statistical analysis, for improving the website and making its use simple as well as for monitoring its correct functioning. This type of cookie collects information in anonymous form on the users’ activity in the website. This type of cookie is exclusively provided by third parties.

For information notes and for deactivation of analytical cookies provided by third parties go to the website  http://www.youronlinechoices.com

In detail, the cookies present in the sapatrubber.com website are as follows:

Google Analytics

sapatrubber.com avails itself of Google Analytics owned by Google Inc. for the analysis service of the visits made to the website.
This service stores cookies on the user’s computer which allow statistical analysis with regard to  browsing and visits to this website.
The browsing on sapatrubber.com occurs in anonymous form because the user’s IP is not registered. The information generated by the cookie of Google Analytics is forwarded to Google and stored in their servers.
This information collection by Google aims at analysing the website use by the visitors and at forwarding these data, in aggregated form and with no connection to your identity, to third parties if  required by law or if necessary for the information treatment on behalf of Google.

For information consult the privacy policy by Google and the  stored data protection by Google Analytics.
For information on the data storage generated by Google Analytics you can read:  here

How to give or withdraw the consent

The consent to the use of cookies is given by clicking on the button “Close” reported in the short information note / initial banner or continuing with the website surfing by clicking on any element present in the website pages.
To deactivate completely Google Analytics you can download an additional component of the web browser on the following link:  tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Options about the cookies usage by the website bu means of the browser settings

The provision of all cookies, both by first and by third parties, can be deactivated through the browser settings in use; but it should be noticed that this operation might make the websites unusable, if the cookies necessary for the functionality provision should be blocked. Every browser has different settings for the cookies deactivation; we list you below the links to the instructions of the most common browsers.

Websites of third parties.

The websites of third parties you may possibly access through this website are not covered by this information note. sapatrubber.com declines all responsibility about them. The categories of cookies used and the treatment type of personal data made by these companies are ruled in accordance with the information note provided by the above companies.

Further information

This page is visible through the link at the bottom of all website pages under the art. 122, second comma of the Legislative Decree 196/2003 and following the simplified procedures for the information note and consent acquisition for the cookies usage published by the Official Gazette No. 126 dated June 3rd 2014 and the relevant measures register No. 229 dated May 8th 2014.