1.- WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are files which are stored on the user’s computer, smartphone or any other device with Internet browsing information.
Cookies as a whole help to improve the quality of the website, making it possible to monitor which pages are useful, which are not useful, and which pages need to be improved.
Cookies are essential for the correct functioning of the Internet, bringing countless advantages in providing interactive services, enhancing browsing and the use of our webpage.
Under no circumstances are cookies harmful to devices, but rather assist, among other means, in identifying and resolving errors.
2.- WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES ARE THERE?
According to the entity managing these:
Own Cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s device from a device or domain managed by SEMILLAS FITÓ and from which the service or information requested is provided to the user.
Third-Party Cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s device from a device or domain not managed by SEMILLAS FITÓ, but by another entity that handles the data obtained through the cookies (social networks, search engines...). In the event the cookies are installed from a device or domain managed by SEMILLAS FITÓ itself but the information collected through these is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as its own cookies.
According to the length of time they remain active:
Session Cookies: These are cookies designed to collect and store data while the user is using a webpage. They are usually used to store information which is only required to be maintained to provide the service requested by the user on one sole occasion. In the long-term they enable a better user experience to be provided as the content is improved and made to be more user-friendly.
Persistent Cookies: Cookies in which the data is stored on the device and can be accessed and handled during a defined period by the manager of the cookie.
According to their purpose:
Technical Cookies: These enable the user to browse the webpage, platform or application and use the different options or services contained therein, such as, for example, controlling traffic, data communication, session identification, accessing areas of restricted access....
Customized Cookies: These enable the user to access the service with pre-defined characteristics of a general nature depending on a series of criteria on the user’s device such as for example, the language, the type of browser through which the service is accessed, the regional configuration from where the service is accessed, etc.
Analysis Cookies: Enable the manager of the cookies to monitor and analyse user behaviour on the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through these types of cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform and to create browsing profiles of the users of these sites, applications and platforms, in order to implement improvements depending on the user data analysis of what users of the service do.
Advertising Cookies: Enable the management, as efficiently as possible, of advertising spaces that, if applicable, SEMILLAS FITÓhas included on its webpage, application or platform from which the service requested is provided, based on criteria such as the edited content or frequency in which the adverts appear.
Behavioural advertising Cookies: Enable the management, as efficiently as possible, of the advertising spaces that, if applicable, SEMILLAS FITÓ has included on its webpage, application or platform from which the service requested is provided. These cookies store information regarding user behaviour obtained through continual observation of their browsing habits, which enables a specific profile to be developed to show publicity depending on these habits.
3.- COOKIES USED ON OUR WEBPAGE
A) Own Cookies
Mainly used to remember the last viewing language selected by the user.
B) Third party Cookies
Persistent (2 years)
Analysis: This cookie keeps a record of the number of times a user has been to a site and the first and last visit.
Persistent (2 years)
Analysis: This cookie is only used when customised variables are used, for example to group demographic data such as the sex or age of the visitor obtained from the registration details.
Persistent (6 months)
Analysis: This cookie monitors where the visitor comes from, which search engine was used, which link was clicked on, what key words were used and from where in the world the page was accessed.
Analysis: This cookie helps to calculate how much time the visit of the user lasts, recording the time the page is left.
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your device through configuring the option in your web browser. In the event that you do not allow the installation of cookies on your browser it is possible that you may not be able to access some of the services and your experience on our webpage may result less satisfactory.
Below we explain the procedure to follow to configure or disable cookies, according to the browser used: