- What is a cookie and what is it used for?
A cookie is a small piece of data that is used to store information on your computer’s browser or program data subfolders when you visit a website. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website.
Our website uses various different types of cookies, each of which has a different function.
Generally, these technologies allow our sites, services, applications, and tools to store relevant information in your browser or device and later read that information in order to identify you to our servers or internal systems.
We use Google analytics within our websites to monitor how visitors move around the website and how they reached it. This is done so that we can see total (not individual) statistics on which types of content users access most frequently. The Google cookies also tell us if you have visited the site before and allow us to track how many individual users the websites have. The Google cookies cannot be used to identify individuals – they are only used for statistical purposes only. You can opt out of Google cookies here.
We reserve the right to change this policy at any time.
Any changes in this policy will be effective from the date of publication on the Site.
1.1 As I give my consent to the acceptance of cookies
1.2 How can I disable cookies?
You have the right to choose whether or not to accept cookies and to set your own cookie preferences on your computer.
These preferences can be to accept all cookies, to notify you when a cookie is issued, or not to receive cookies at all. However, by opting not to receive cookies at any time, certain features of the Website cannot be provided and you may not be able to enjoy the Website to its fullest. All web browsers are different and to learn how to change your cookie preferences, check the “Help” menu of your browser.
Users can block most cookies by activating the setting on their browser that allows users to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if the browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) users may not be able to access all or parts of the website, or users may experience reduced functionality or unexpected operations when accessing certain services.
Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer. These settings will typically be found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. The links below explain how you can control cookies via your browser – remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just this one.
Most web browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) are configured to automatically accept cookies. However, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings, including the disabling of cookies at any time.
You can select the browser you use from the list below and follow the instructions:
- Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies
- Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647
- Apple Safari: https://support.apple.com/it-it/HT201265
- Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/it/kb/Gestione%20dei%20cookie
- Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.00/it/cookies.html
From mobile device:
- Android: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/it-it/HT201265
- Windows Phone: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies
For further information about cookies and how to control their use, please visit the following third party educational resources
2. Technical or browsing cookies
These cookies enable the website to function correctly and allow you to view it in your language and for your market from the first time you access it. They will recognise your country so that on any subsequent visits, you are directed straight to the relevant country website. They also allow you to create an account, log in and manage your orders. If you are a registered user, these cookies mean you will be recognised as such when you access the services offered to our registered users. These cookies will recognise if you make a purchase from the website through an affiliated or partner site so that we can fulfil any obligations we may have to those partner sites. These cookies are necessary for the website to function.
The technical cookies provided by the Site are:
- Session cookies
Session cookies expire at the end of your browser session and allow us to link your actions during that particular browser session.
3. First-party cookies
The Site does not use the first-party cookies.
4. Third-party cookies of marketing/retargeting
These are cookies used by third-party companies that we trust to show you ad banners on other websites affiliated to us featuring the latest qrpinternational.com products you have viewed when browsing. While you are browsing our website these cookies are also used to show you banners featuring products that maybe of interest you or similar to products you have previously viewed based on your browsing history. The usage of these cookies does not usually imply the processing of personal data but it may create a connection with your computer or other device by tracking the information stored in it: these cookies are then connected to the browser installed on your computer or other device used during the navigation on our website.
- Google Analytics’ Cookies
In order to collect data on the usage of our website and visits to the website, we uses Google Analytics. Google Analytics stores a permanent cookie on your terminal which is subsequently used to register your use of the website. This enables us to get more insight in the way in which the website is used and, based on this information, to make adjustments to the website or the provided services.
Google can give this information to third parties if it is legally obligated to do so and/or if third parties are processing the information on behalf of Google. Google can not use the information for other Google services. For more informations you can visit the following link.
For more information about Google Analytics you can visit the websites:
In order to disable analytical cookies and to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, you can download the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser Add-on:
- Social plugins
The website is linked to various social media, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, You Tube, Google Maps. Through the use of these social plug ins you can share and recommend information to others. Through the social plug ins, third party cookies are stored on your terminal.These are cookies that are used to optimize your experience of the website. Also, tracking cookies may be stored that are used to track your online behaviour when using various websites and to build a profile of your online behavior. Disabling those Cookies doesn’t compromise the use of the website.
Twitter – Informative: https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170514
Twitter – Configuration: https://twitter.com/settings/security
AddThis – Informative: http://www.addthis.com/privacy/privacy-policy
AddThis – Configuration: http://www.addthis.com/privacy/opt-out
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