Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

Pursuant to article 13 of the EU Regulation 2016/679 and the Provision of the Data Protection Authority of May 8th 2014 n° 229, the users of this website are provided with the information regarding the cookies employed.


‘Cookies’ are short text strings that the websites visited by the user send to the user’s terminal (usually to the browser), where they are stored to be retransmitted to the same websites when the user visits the website again.


Performance of IT authentication, session monitoring, information storage on specific setups referring to the users accessing the server, etc.


Technical Cookies have the sole purpose of “carrying out or facilitating the transmission of a communication over an electronic communication network or as strictly necessary in order for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide the service” (quoting art. 122 paragraph 1 of the Privacy Code as modified by art. 11 of the Legislative Decree 101/2018). They are not used for other purposes unless they are normally installed directly by the owner or manager of the website. They can be divided into navigation cookies and session cookies, guaranteeing the normal navigation and fruition of the website (for instance, allowing the user to purchase from the website, or to log in to personal areas): analytics cookie, which are the same as technical cookies when they are used directly by the website manager to collect aggregated information on the number of users and howe they visit the website; functional cookies, which allow the user to navigate depending on a series of selected criteria (for example, the language and the products selected for purchasing) to improve the service provided to the user. To install this kind of cookies, no previous user permission is required, while there is still the obligation to provide users with cookie policy as per article 13 of the EU Regulation UE 679/2016. If the website manager only uses the above mentioned devices, they can provide the cookie policy in such manner as appears most appropriate to them.


Profiling cookies aim at creating user profiles and are used for the purpose of sending advertising messages in line with the user’s preferences shown while navigating on the Web.

Since such devices can be particularly invasive for the user’s privacy, European and Italian regulations establish that users have to be adequately informed on the use of this kind of cookies, and thus express their valid consent.


During the navigation on a website, the user’s terminal can also receive cookies (defined as ‘third-party’ cookies) sent by other websites or web servers, where some elements of the site visited by the user can reside (e.g. images, maps, sounds, specific links to other websites’ pages).


This website uses technical cookies and third-party technical cookies, which can be installed without the user’s prior authorization, while there is still the obligation to provide users with the cookie policy information as per article 13 of the EU Regulation 679/2016.


This website currently uses the following third-party cookies:

Statistical Analysis Cookies

Google Analytics

  • __utm.gif

This cookie is used to determine which kind of device or browser is being used by the visitor, thus enabling the website to modify its formatting.

  • __utma
    It collects data on how many times a user visits the website, in addition to the data of the first visit and the latest visit.
  • _utmb

It registers a timestamp with the exact time of the user’s access to the website.

  • _utmc

It registers a timestamp with the exact time of the user’s access to the website.

  • _utmt

It is used to apply restrictions to the speed of queries sent to the website.

  • _utmz

It collects data on where users are located, what search engine they use, which link they clicked on, and the terms they searched for.


Technical Cookies

  • cookie_notice_accepted

It saves the authorization to accept cookies

  • _icl_current_language / _icl_visitor_lang_js

It saves the user’s language used on the website

  • wp-settings-1 / wp-settings-time-1

This cookie is used by WordPress to customize the management interface view and, when applicable, the main website interface too.


All browsers have the Clear Browsing Data an View Cookies options in their Tools menu.

Users can edit their installation preferences for each cookie at any time. Users can also disable the use of cookies on their browser, even though this may prevent the user from accessing some parts of the website. Each browser has specific methods for cookie management.

The following links provide information on the most popular browsers:

  • Internet Explorer
  • Mozilla Firefox e disattivare i cookie
  • Google Chrome
  • Apple Safari


Your Data will be stored taking full account of the principle of proportionality and unless you withdraw your consent or unless there is a specific law requirement, until the purposes of the data processing are pursued.

The user’s personal data processing through the above mentioned cookies is performed by CONSORZIO DI TUTELA BRESAOLA DELLA VALTELLINA, Via PIAZZI 23 – 23100 SONDRIO (SO) in its capacity as Data Controller. For further information concerning the methods and purposes of data processing and the rights granted by the privacy regulations, please read carefully our Privacy Policy.