Cookie Policy

Extended Cookie Policy

We care about the privacy of our users and operate in compliance with applicable legislation. This policy provides information on the cookies installed on our domain and all our sites, as well as on the related processing of personal data. For further and more exhaustive information regarding the processing of personal data and the Data Controller, please consult the Privacy Policy, available at the following link:

Use of cookies

Cookies are small text strings that the site visited by the user ("first party" cookies) or different sites or web servers ("third party'" cookies) place inside a terminal device (usually the browser) available to the user, where they are stored, so as to be used the next time the same device is used for site visiting.  Using cookies, the data processed are mostly pseudonymized. i.e. they may not be directly referred to the physical user. The site uses cookies for various purposes, ranging from technical purposes, i.e. site operation, to commercial or advertising ones. When they are strictly necessary for service provision, cookies are defined technical. The site visitor's consent is required for using non-technical cookies only, i.e. cookies used for commercial purposes. The latter cookies make it possible to optimize site operation and the service provided to the visitor, thanks to the processing of data relating to access and content displayed. Analytical cookies are those intended to provide the site operator with purely statistical data, such as, for example, the total number of visits to the site and to each of its pages, per each specific time slot. Analytical cookies are considered technical, where sufficiently anonymous. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the setting provided on your browser, but this may prevent you from using the full functionality of this website. This site only uses technical cookies and some third party cookies, as specifically mentioned below. For more information on the nature of cookies, we recommend that you visit the following specialized websites: and

How to change your cookie settings

Most browsers allow you to erase cookies from your computer's hard drive, block acceptance of cookies, or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. The first time you access the site, a banner regarding the use of non-technical cookies will be displayed. You may then decide to consent to the use of such cookies by clicking on "Accept", or deny your consent by clicking on the X at the top right of the banner. After selecting the desired option, you can still decide to change your mind about the use of cookies by selecting this button:

How you can restrict or disable cookies

You can restrict or disable cookies through your browser settings. However, in this event some of the site's services may not be displayed or may not function optimally. 
For more information on cookie management, please visit the links provided on your search engine, or follow the instructions below:

  • Internet Explorer: Click on "Tools" and then on "Internet Options". On the Privacy tab, block or allow cookies, and then save the new settings by clicking "OK".
  • Firefox: From the drop-down menu in the upper left corner, select "Options”. In the pop-up window select “Privacy”. Here, Users can adjust their cookie settings.
  • Chrome: Click on the "Chrome" menu in the browser toolbar. Select "Settings", then in the "Privacy" section go to "Cookies and other data" and then select your preferred cookie management mode.
  • Safari: From the drop-down setting menu in the upper right corner, select "Preferences”. Select "Security". Here, Users can adjust their cookie settings.

The previous instructions may not be in line with the latest updates of your search engine. For more information and waiver options, please visit or

Who can access data

Data are only shared where strictly necessary. In such cases, they may be communicated to:

  • employees or collaborators, in their capacity as data processors;
  • companies belonging to Custom Group and suppliers of outsourced services, in their capacity as external data processors;
  • third parties, autonomous owners or co-owners, in the event that data access is required by law or consent has been provided to the use of non-anonymous analytical or third-party profiling cookies. For more information on these autonomous or joint owners, please refer to the links to the related privacy policies, as shown in the table.

Data transfer

The information generated by the use of third party cookies may be transferred to countries outside the European Union by the third party involved. In this case, the legal bases provided for in Articles 44 et seq. of the GDPR shall be used, with particular reference to European Commission adequacy decisions and SCCs. In addition, adequate notice of the transfer shall be provided, there including in this policy. In particular, Google transfers and stores information generated by cookies on servers located in the United States, as defined in the following link: More generally, for information on the transfer of Personal Data collected through third party cookies, please refer to the privacy policies of each third party, available at their websites and linked in the table above.

Data retention period

The data shall be stored only for the time necessary to achieve the stated purposes. At the end of the retention period, all data shall be erased or anonymized. As a general rule, some cookies (session cookies) remain active only until the browser is closed or any logout command is executed (for the following 24 minutes max.), while other cookies "survive" when the browser is closed and are available on subsequent visits by the user ("persistent cookies", that are stored on average for 7 days). Technical cookies also include those that manage the visitor's cookie preferences, and are stored for 12  months. With regard to the retention times of third party cookies, please view the cookie policy of the owners by accessing the links in the table above.