Cookies are small pieces of code (text files) containing information that websites save on the device used for browsing and may involve the transmission of information between the website and the device. During normal operation, cookies allow the site to remember actions and preferences set by users (for example, login, language, or other page display settings) so that they do not need to be re-entered on a subsequent visit or when navigating from one page to another. Cookies may also provide information to other sites, operating on behalf of BiotoBio Srl or privately, in accordance with what is set out in their respective Privacy Policies.
Users can decide for themselves, by modifying their browser settings, to receive a warning each time a cookie is sent or to inhibit the use of some or all cookies. To disable or enable specific cookies, you can follow the guides provided by the developers of the individual browsers.
What data we collect
During the browsing experience, BiotoBio site uses various types of cookies, with different functions. Some cookies are strictly necessary to store sessions and subsequent visits, while others allow us to improve the performance of the site. During the registration of an Account, the personal information listed below may also be collected and consciously communicated by users. For a detailed overview, please refer to the list of Cookies used on the site.
First and Last Name
Contact information, including email addresses
Demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
Other information relevant to market research and offers
What we do with the information we collect
Some of the information we collect is necessary to provide a better browsing experience for users. In particular, cookies are useful for the following reasons:
Data processing for internal and statistical purposes
Possible use for promotional purposes, where relevant, for sending newsletters
Possible use for market research via email, telephone or fax. The information we collect may be used to personalise your experience of the site according to your interests
BiotoBio Srl takes great care to ensure that the information you provide is stored and managed securely. In order to prevent unauthorised access or decryption, we have put in place appropriate computer, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Links to other websites
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can always change your browser settings to decline the use of certain cookies. It is good to know that this may render some functions of the BiotoBio website unusable. Each user can also choose to restrict access to the online collection and use of their personal data in the following ways:
When asked to fill in a form, you can check if there is an option to inhibit the use of any information collected for marketing purposes
Even if you have previously agreed to allow us to use your information for direct marketing, you can always change your mind at any time by requesting a change in writing or by sending an email to the address below.
BiotoBio Srl does not sell, distribute or transfer to third parties the personal information collected in its databases, except in cases where users have given their consent or there is no official request from the authorities.
If you believe that any information about you is incorrect or incomplete, please send us an email indicating which data to correct, using the address above. We will act promptly to correct the data.
List of the cookies we use
The following is a list of the necessary cookies and functionality cookies that are used by the site and the type of information they collect, by name and description
CUSTOMER_AUTH – it records whether or not the user is logged in at a given time
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS – It records the ID segment to which a given user belongs
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE – It records a flag indicating whether or not caching has been disabled
FRONTEND – It registers a unique session ID for each user on the server
NO_CACHE – It indicates whether or not caching is possible
STORE – It records the user’s preferences for shop view and language
During the browsing experience, third party companies also make use of specific cookies through this site, collecting data, including IP addresses of accesses, for the following purposes
To provide BiotoBio Srl with statistics on browsing data
To analyse how users use the site
Compile reports on site activity
Tracking the number of anonymous users
Third party cookies – Services provided by Hotjar
Services provided by Google Analytics
In any case, to manage or deactivate these cookies go to: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=it.
It should be noted that Google Analytics service is used with the adoption of appropriate measures to reduce the identifying power of the Cookie and to avoid cross-referencing the information collected.