What are cookies?
provide the user with a richer and more personalized user experience
while using the site.
Cookies are small text files that are stored onto the user’s device by the user’s web browser when visiting a web site.
Some of the purposes for which cookies are installed may also require the user’s consent.
Types of cookies
A cookie can be classified by its lifespan and the domain to which it belongs.
By lifespan, a cookie is either a:
A session cookie, also known as an in-memory cookie, transient cookie or non-persistent cookie, exists only in temporary memory while the user navigates a website. Web browsers normally delete session cookies when the user closes the browser. Unlike other cookies, session cookies do not have an expiration date assigned to them, which is how the browser knows to treat them as session cookies.
Instead of expiring when the web browser is closed as session cookies do, a persistent cookie expires at a specific date or after a specific length of time. This means that, for the cookie’s entire lifespan (which can be as long or as short as its creators want), its information will be transmitted to the server every time the user visits the website that it belongs to, or every time the user views a resource belonging to that website from another website (such as an advertisement).
As for the domain to which it belongs, there are either:
First-party cookies are cookies are set by the web server of this site and share the same domain. They can be both session and persistent and can be used for instance to ensure the functioning or to collect data regarding the usage of this web site by the user.
While browsing this site, the user’s device may store cookies from
different sites or web servers (so-called third-party cookies). This can
happen because on this site there may be elements, for example such as
images, maps, sounds, specific links to web pages of other domains
located on servers different from the one where this site is hosted.
These third parties may possibly set cookies when visiting this site and
collect data about the fact that this site has been visited. Each
adopted by this site.
If the user decides not to give consent for the use of third-party cookies, only the functions of this site that do not require these cookies may be used.
Cookies can not cause any damage to user’s devices, we also select very carefully all third-party providers who can set cookies for marketing purposes.
For further general information about cookies, please visit AboutCookies.org.
Cookies deployed and their relative purpose
Below are listed the cookie types deployed used by this site with a description of their use-related purposes.
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type cookie_notice_accepted nkgroup.it Records that cookie notice has been accepted 1 year HTTP
Analytics cookies (or statistics)
Analytics cookies are used to collect anonymous information, either
in aggregate form, for the purpose of evaluating the use of this site.
This information can also be used for statistical analysis purposes in
order to improve this site’s usability, to develop marketing and
communication strategies and to optimize the contents according to the
user’s wishes. These cookies are sent from this domain as well as from
Name Provider Purpose Expiry Type _ga nkgroup.it Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website 2 years HTTP _gat nkgroup.it Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate Session HTTP _gid nkgroup.it Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website Session HTTP collect google-analytics.com Used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and behaviour. Tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels Session Pixel
How to disable cookies in the browser settings
There are several ways to manage cookies and other tracking
technologies. By changing your browser settings, you can accept or
from the websites you visit.
By completely disabling cookies in your browser you may not be able to use all our interactive features. If you use multiple devices in different locations, make sure each browser is set up to match your preferences.
You can choose to delete existing cookies in your browser’s cookie folder, each browser has different procedures for managing settings.
Click one of the below listed links to get specific instructions.
For more information about the cookies stored on your device and disable them individually, please refer to the following links:
The third-party sites that can be accessed through this site are not covered by this policy. The Data Controller declines any responsibility regarding them. The cookie categories used and the type of processing of personal data by these companies are regulated in accordance with their respective policies.
Last modified: March 20, 2020