Cookies

Welcome to the website www.store.cosmed.com (hereinafter defined STORE): the official ecommerce website of COSMED S.R.L. (Hereinafter defined COSMED).

To order products on the STORE you must have cookies enabled and therefore you need to agree to their use.

If you do not consent to their use you can still see the STORE, but you cannot order products on STORE and some features may not work as expected, and some pages may not display properly. Cookies are enabled automatically by most browsers, at the end of this section you will find some guidance on how to disable them. Notwithstanding the will of COSMED to assure the honesty and transparency about your privacy when you use of the STORE, below are some information on how cookies are used.  

What are cookies and how are they used on the STORE

Cookies are files sent from the STORE to your browser, which will store them on the device you are using, to allow efficient operation of the STORE, to improve performance and to identify and resolve errors. Cookies also provide information for statistical purposes and advertising, mainly to personalize your browsing by remembering your preferences such as the language you have chosen. Cookies are not used to store personal identifying information such as personal details or details of credit cards. Cookies are not harmful.

For your information below a brief description of the types of cookies used by STORE.

 

Navigation Cookies

This type of cookies allows to the STORE to function properly and to allow you to display content on your device by recognizing the language of your browser. If you are registered user they will allow you to be recognized and to access the services offered to you in the reserved area. These cookies are technical and are necessary for the operation of the STORE.

 

Analytical Cookies

This type of cookies allows the STORE to develop statistical analysis about your browsing mode. For this purpose have been enabled cookies for Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a service provided by the US company Google Inc. (hereinafter GOOGLE). The information generated by Google Analytics cookies about the use of the STORE, including your IP address, are transmitted and stored on GOOGLE's servers in the United States. GOOGLE uses this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the STORE, to produce reports for COSMED on the activities carried on the STORE and to provide other services relating to the activities of the STORE and the use of Internet. GOOGLE may also transfer this information to third parties unless required by law or where such third parties process the information on behalf of GOOGLE. GOOGLE does not associate your IP address with any other data held by GOOGLE itself. If you want to prevent GOOGLE to use its cookies to collect data on your navigation, you can download and add-on for your browser to disable Google Analytics the following address https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout . COSMED uses the results of these analysis in a completely anonymous manner and only for statistical purposes.

 

Social Cookies

This type of cookie allows your accounts of social networks, such as Facebook, to interact with the STORE for you to express, for example, your appreciation and to share it with your contacts. Social Cookies are not necessary for navigation. These cookies are not required to operate the STORE.

 

Functional Cookies

This type of cookies allows the STORE for example to let you continue shopping the next time you access the STORE even if you have added items to the cart and closed the session without completing the purchase. These cookies are not required to operate the STORE, but make navigation better.

 

Marketing and Profiling Cookies

This type of cookies allows the STORE to create your profile in order to offer you commercial messages that meet the preferences you have shown during navigation or to improve your experience such as to show products of your interest or similar to those that have displayed.

How to disable cookies on your browser

If you want to disable or modify cookies settings on your browser, for your convenience here are the links (verified working January 12, 2017) to the pages of the four most popular browsers where are illustrated instructions on how to do this.

 

Internet Explorer http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Safari http://support.apple.com/kb/ph21411?locale=en_US
Chrome http://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en
Firefox http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences