Cookies Policy – Extended statement

Cookies are small text strings that the websites visited by users send to their devices, where they are saved in order to be resent to the same websites when the users visit the website again. On the other hand, the third party cookies are set up by a website which is different from the visited one. And this is because on any website could be present items (such as images, maps, sounds, specific links to web pages on other domains) which are stored on a server which is different from the one of the visited site.

Cookies may perform different purposes: logging-in procedures, session monitoring, saving information about users who use the server, saving user preferences etc.

Cookies used on this site fall into the categories described below. If you continue browsing you consent to the use of all cookies.

At any time you can disable cookies on the browser; we remind you that this option could limit many of the site’s navigation features.

What are technical cookies?

Technical cookies are those used in order to allow the web navigation or to provide services requested by the user. They are not used for further purposes and are usually installed directly by the website manager.

Without using these cookies some operations could not be completed or would be more complex and / or less secure, for these activities the cookies, which allow to identify and keep the identification of the user during the whole session, are essential.

The web site of Itema S.p.a. uses these cookies. In particular, their duration is strictly limited to any work session (at the browser’s closing they will be deleted).

What are profiling cookies?

These are cookies used to monitor the user’s navigation experience and create profiles on its preferences, habits, choices etc. With these cookies advertisements compliant with the preferences expressed by the user during navigation can be transmitted to the user’s device. The web site of Itema S.p.a. does not use these cookies.

Instructions to turn cookies off

If you use Internet explorer: open Internet Explorer, click on “Tools” and then on “Internet Option”. Select the “Privacy” tab and move the mouse slider to the privacy level you want to set (up to block all cookies or down to allow all of them), then click on “OK”.

If you use Firefox: Go to the “Tools” menu of the browser and select the “Options” menu. Click on the “Privacy” tab and then uncheck the “Accept cookies” box. Click on OK.

If you use Safari: from Safari Browser select the “Edit” menu and then click “Preferences”. Click on “Privacy”. Set the setting “Block cookies always” and then click on ok.

If you use Google Chrome: Click on the Chrome menu in the browser toolbar. Select “Settings”. Click on “Show advanced settings”. In the “Privacy” section, click on the “Content settings” button. In the “Cookies” section, select “Do not allow sites to save data” and “block cookies and third-party site data”, and then click ok.

If you use any other kind of browser, check in the browser settings how to manage cookies.

Third Party cookies – Google Analytics

The web site of Itema S.p.a. also includes some components transmitted by Google Analytics, a web traffic analysis service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Here again, this is third-party cookies that are collected and managed anonymously in order to monitor and improve the performance of the host site (performance cookies).
Google Analytics uses “cookies” to collect and analyze anonymously the information about the Itema site’s usage behaviors (including the user’s IP). This information is collected by Google Analytics, which processes them for the purpose of drafting reports for the operators of Itema S.p.a regarding activities on the website itself. This site does not use (and does not allow third parties to use) the Google Analysis Tool to monitor or collect personal identification information. Google doesn’t associate the IP address with any other data held by Google or attempts to link an IP address to a user’s identity. Google may also disclose this information to third parties where this is required by law or where such third parties refer the above information to Google.
For more information, please refer to the following link:
The user can selectively disable Google Analytics action by installing on its browser the opt-out component provided by Google. To disable Google Analytics, please refer to the following link:

Manage cookies – cookies settings

The user can decide whether to accept cookies using the settings of their browser or the banner which is visible at the opening of the web site. The total or partial disabling of technical cookies could compromise the use of the websites’ features reserved to registered users. On the contrary, the availability of the public contents is also possible by completely disabling cookies. Disabling “third party” cookies does not affect the possibility of browsing the site in any way.