Cookies are small text files that are placed in your computer’s browser to store your preferences and browsing habits.
They also enhance your navigation process, because they allow the web site to learn about what content is important to you and what is not. We can revise or remove web pages that are not of interest and focus our energies on content you want.
The cookies we use do not store any personal detail or any piece of information that can be used to identify your person, unless you register voluntarily on our website in order to use the services we offer or to receive information on discounts, promotions or content that may be of your interest.
3. TYPES OF COOKIES AND HOW WE USE THEM
There are several criteria to classify cookies. Some are described in this section.
According to their durability:
These are temporary cookies and are stored in the cookies file of your browser until you stop browsing our website, after what they are no longer stored in your drive. The information obtained through these cookies is used to analyze traffic on the web. In the long run this allows us to provide a better user experience by improving content and the way you access it.
Permanent or persistent cookies are stored in your device and our site reads them every time you browse our web. Each of them has an expiration date, after which it is automatically deleted. These types of cookies are generally used to improve the services for registering and placing orders.
According to their use:
- Technical cookies
These cookies are necessary to browse correctly on our site. For example, they can control traffic and data communication. Among others, technical cookies can permit access to restricted sections of the website. They are also needed to make purchases online as well as to improve security and store content that is necessary to stream videos or share media on social networks.
- Cookies for customization
They are necessary to deliver services according to predefined criteria, for example language, the kind of browser being used or the region from which you are accessing the service, among others.
- Analysis cookies
They allow us to count the number of users to obtain and analyze statistics on the usage of our services. In order to improve the offer of products and services, your browsing activity through the website might be analyzed.
- Advertising cookies
These cookies enable an efficient management of any ads that might be shared on our website.
According to who manages them:
- Private cookies
These ones are sent to your device from our servers and domains from where we deliver you the services you request.
- Third-party cookies
They are sent to your device from a server or domain that is not managed by Alawa but from a third-party, for example, cookies used by social networks or external content like Google Maps.
This website uses the following types of cookies:
· Session cookies
· Persistent cookies
· Technical cookies
· Customization cookies
· Analysis cookies
· Private cookies
· Third-party cookies
4. HOW TO BLOCK OR DELETE COOKIES
You can, at any time, allow, block or delete any installed cookies on your device through the configuration options of your web browser. Please refer to the following links for information on how to do this on some popular browsers:
For this reason, we suggest users to visit it regularly, Shall any important changes occur, users will be informed either through the website or by email (only for registered users).
Regulations on the use and policies of cookies according to Spanish Law 34/2002 from July 11th, 2002 for services of the society of information and e-commerce. Published by the Spanish Government in “BOE” núm. 166, July 12th 2002.
Last Modification: May 10th, 2014.