A cookie is a small text file in which brief information about a user’s activity on a website is collected and stored on the device that accessed the site.
Cookies do not harm your device and allow us to provide you with faster and better navigation on our site. Any additional information, such as information that allows us to send you advertisements, may only be stored after you have given your consent, either by browsing the site or through the mechanisms described below.
Please read the information below to better understand what cookies we use and how you can manage your preferences regarding their use.
Types of cookies used by our site
The cookies used by the site www.metzbh.it belong to the category of “technical cookies”, i.e. those cookies used for the sole purpose of “carrying out the transmission of a communication on an electronic communication network, or to the extent strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide such service” (art. 122, paragraph 1, of the Privacy Code).
They are normally installed directly by the owner or manager of the website and are divided into:
- navigation or session cookies, which are necessary for the normal navigation and use of the website (such as to make a purchase or to authenticate and access reserved areas);
- functionality cookies, which allow the user to navigate according to a series of selected criteria (for example, the language, the products selected for purchase)
in order to improve the browsing experience on the site.
The prior consent of the users is not required for this type of cookie.
The site also uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. to identify which pages are the most viewed by visitors to the site, how long they stayed on the site and their geographical area of origin.
The information collected through Google Analytics cookies are processed by the Owner for statistical purposes and in a strictly anonymous form. In particular, the IP addresses of users are pseudo-anonymized; furthermore, taking into account the data management policy stated by Google at https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html?hl=it, the data sharing options have been deactivated in order to limit further use.
By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above. The data transmitted to Google is stored on Google’s servers in the USA. For further information on the use of the data and its processing by Google, we recommend that you read the information at the following address: https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html?hl=it
The user can selectively disable the action of Google Analytics by installing the appropriate component provided by Google on your browser (opt out).
Activation and deactivation of cookies (for all cookies)
You can also decide whether or not to allow the installation of cookies using your browser settings. However, not all features of this site may remain operational if one or more cookies are disabled (remember that navigation cookies are essential for the basic functionality of the site). The settings relating to this choice can be checked and changed in the browser preferences window.
Below is the path to follow to manage cookies from the following browsers:
– Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH19255
The processing of users’ personal data through these cookies is carried out by METZ BH s.r.l. (hereinafter “METZ”) with head office in Turin (TO), Via Leonardo da Vinci 21, Tax Code and VAT n. 08330990014 as owner of the treatment.
For any information regarding the methods and purposes of processing, as well as the exercise of your rights, please read our information carefully.