Introduction

valtech Srl, as data controller, in application of the provisions of EU Regulation 2016/679 (“General Data Protection Regulation” or “GDPR”), provides extensive information relating to the cookies installed on the site.

Cookies are used on our website and in our emails to provide users with a better service and experience. This document describes the categories of cookies we use and share with our partners, their purpose and how to change your preferences. The collection of personal data is governed by our privacy policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Each time a user returns to visit our website, the browser sends us these cookies so that we can offer a personalized experience that reflects the user’s preferences and facilitates access to our services. The user can deactivate cookies at any time in the system settings of his browser and delete existing cookies.

Information we may acquire from users

The cookies we use allow us to recognize users who return to visit the site and their data, to avoid having to enter the same information several times. Furthermore, they allow us to analyze the traffic patterns of users who visit our website in order to improve its usability.

We use the following categories of cookies on our site:

CATEGORY 1: STRICTLY NECESSARY COOKIES

These cookies are essential to allow the user to move around the site and use its features. Without these cookies it is not possible to provide the services requested by the user, such as remembering his login details or the items in the cart.

CATEGORY 2: PERFORMANCE COOKIES

These cookies allow us to acquire anonymous information about how people use our site. The information stored by these cookies never includes personal data from which the individual identity of the user can be established.

CATEGORY 3: FUNCTIONAL COOKIES

These cookies remember choices you make, such as the country you visit our site from, your language, and your search parameters, including size/size, color, or product line. They can therefore be used to provide the user with an experience more appropriate to his choices and to make his visits to the Site more personalized and pleasant. The data acquired by these cookies may be anonymous and do not allow us to track the user’s browsing activity on other websites.

CATEGORY 4: TARGETING COOKIES, ADVERTISING COOKIES AND THIRD PARTY COOKIES

These cookies acquire information about the user’s browsing habits in order to make advertising more relevant to him and his interests. They are also used to limit the number of times the user sees an advertisement and to evaluate the effectiveness of the advertising campaign. Cookies are generally installed by third-party advertising networks. Cookies store the websites you visit and this information is shared with third parties, such as advertisers. For example, we use third-party companies to serve you more personalized ads when you visit other websites.


To obtain more information on cookies you can always consult the website of the personal data protection authority. We (and other third parties acting on our behalf) will be able to automatically track and capture information about your IP address, domain service, country location, time zone, language, computer and browser type website in use and the pages visited by the user (including through the use of web beacons and other similar technologies).


If you access our site via a mobile device, we may also collect information about your mobile service provider and your mobile device. We will use this data to help us administer and improve our system, analyze trends, track user movements, gather mass demographic information for use in the aggregate, and detect suspicious or fraudulent transactions. If such automated processes reject your transaction as suspicious or fraudulent, you may contact us and ask us to reconsider within 21 days of receiving such notification. It is likely that we will use very similar criteria to review the transaction in person, so there is no guarantee that the decision will be different.