A cookie is a file that is downloaded onto your computer when you access certain websites. Among other things, cookies allow a website to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or of their computer and, depending on the information it contains and how they use their computer, they can be used to recognise the user.
Cookies are essential for the operation of the Internet, providing countless benefits in the provision of interactive services, making it easier to browse and use our website.
The information provided below will help you understand the different types of cookies:
Depending on the entity that manages them:
Own cookies: These are cookies that are collected by the website’s publisher to provide the service requested by the user.
Third-party cookies: These are ones that are collected and managed by a third party, they cannot be considered their own cookies.
Depending on how long they remain activated:
Session cookies: These collect data while the user is browsing the net in order to provide the requested service.
Persistent cookies: These cookies are stored on the computer and the information obtained will be used by the person responsible for the cookie in order to provide the requested service.
Depending on their purpose:
Technical cookies: These are necessary to be able to browse the website properly.
Personalisation cookies: These allow the user to personalise the characteristics (e.g. language) to browse the website.
Analysis cookies: These cookies allow the provider to analyse the user’s browsing experience in order to monitor the use of the website and to compile statistics on the most visited content, number of visitors, etc.
Advertising cookies: These allow the publisher to include advertising spaces on the website, according to the content of the website itself.
Behavioural advertising cookies: These allow the publisher to include advertising spaces on the website based on information obtained through the user’s browsing habits.
In accordance with the provisions of Article 22.2 of Law 34/2002, of 11 July, on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (LSSI-CE in its Spanish initials), GRUPO TGT SL provides information about the cookies used on our website.
Google Analytics: This stores cookies in order to compile statistics on the traffic and volume of visits to this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google. Therefore, the exercising of any right in this regard must be done by communicating directly with Google.
Google Analytics cookies are stored on servers located in the United States and it agrees not to share them with any third party except where required for system functionality or where otherwise required to do so by law. According to Google, it does not store your IP address.
Google Inc. is a company which adheres to the “Privacy Shield” Framework, which guarantees that all data transferred will be processed with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations. You can find detailed information on this subject via the following link: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245.
If you wish, you can use the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on, which provides instructions on how to reject Analytics cookies from this service in all browsers. More information is available at the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Similarly, GRUPO TGT SL informs the user that they have the possibility of setting their browser to notify them when cookies are received, being able, if they wish, to prevent them being installed on their hard drive.
Here are the links to various browsers where you can adjust the settings: