INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES
Due to the coming into force of the amendment to the "Law on Services of the Information Society" (LSSICE) established by Royal Decree 13/2012, it is mandatory to obtain the express consent of the user of all web pages that use essential cookies before browsing them.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies and other similar technologies such as local shared objects, flash cookies or pixels, are tools used by Web servers to store and retrieve information about their visitors, as well as to enable the proper functioning of the site.
Through using these devices, the Web server is able to remember some data concerning the user, such as their preferences for viewing the serverīs pages, their name and password, products that interest them most, etc.
COOKIES AFFECTED BY REGULATIONS, AND COOKIES EXEMPT
According to the EU directive, the cookies that require the user’s informed consent are analytical, advertising and affiliation cookies , while technical cookies and those that are necessary for the operation of the website or the provision of services
expressly requested by the user are exempt.
WHAT KIND OF COOKIES ARE THERE?
There are five main groups of cookies:
Analytical Cookies: these collect information on how the website is used.
Social Cookies: these are required for external social networks.
Affiliate Cookies: these allow you to track visits from other websites, with which the website establishes affiliate agreements (affiliate companies).
Advertising and behaviour Cookies: these collect information on the userīs personal preferences and choices (retargeting).
Technical and functional Cookies: these are strictly necessary for the use of the website and for the provision of the contracted