Cookies Policy – APRON

Cookies Policy

COOKIES

THIS WEBSITE, LIKE MOST WEBSITES ON THE INTERNET, USES COOKIES TO ENHANCE THE USER EXPERIENCE. OUR WEBSITE STORES INFORMATION ON COMPUTER IP ADDRESSES AND USES COOKIES.

COOKIES ARE SMALL TEXT FILES THAT CONTAIN INFORMATION AND WHICH WEBSITES SEND TO USERS’ COMPUTERS WHILE THEY ARE SURFING. 

COOKIES ARE USEFUL FOR SEVERAL REASONS. THEY HELP US TO KNOW YOUR PREFERENCES, SUCH AS STORING YOUR LANGUAGE OR THE CURRENCY OF YOUR COUNTRY, SO THE WEBSITE WILL BE BETTER FOR YOU. THEY ALSO HELP WEBSITE MANAGERS IMPROVE THE SERVICIES THEY OFFER, THANKS TO THE STATISTICAL INFORMATION THEY COLLECT THROUGH THEM.

COOKIES, DEPENDING ON HOW LONG THEY LAST, CAN BE DIVIDED INTO SESSION COOKIES OR PERSISTENT ONES. SESSION COOKIES EXPIRE WHEN THE USER CLOSES THE BROWSER. PERSISTENT COOKIES EXPIRE DEPENDING ON WHEN THEY SERVE THE PURPOSE FOR WICH THEY WERE CREATED OR WHEN THEY ARE DELETED MANUALLY. 

ADDITIONALLY, DEPENDING ON THEIR PURPOSE, THEY CAN BE CLASSIFIED:

PERFORMANCE COOKIES: THIS TYPE OF COOKIES REMEMBERS YOUR PREFERENCES FOR THE TOOLS FOUND ON THE PAGES, SO YOU DON´T NEED TO RESET THEM EVERY TIME YOU VISIT US.

GEOLOCATION COOKIES: THESE ARE USED TO FIND OUT IN WHICH COUNTRY YOU ARE WHEN BROWSING THE WEBSITE. 

REGISTRATION COOKIES: THIS TYPE OF COOKIES ARE GENERATED ONCE A USER HAS REGISTERED OR SUBSEQUENTLY LOGGED IN AND ARE USED FOR THIS PURPOSES:

  • KEEP THE USER IDENTIFIED SO THAT IF THEY CLOSE A PAGE, THE BROWSER OR THE COMPUTER AND ACCESS THIS PAGE AGAIN AT ANOTHER TIME OR DAY, THEY´LL CONTINUE TO REMAIN IDENTIFIED WITHOUT HAVING TO IDENTIFY THEMSELVES AGAIN. THIS FUNCTIONALITY CAN BE REMOVED IF YOU PRESSES THE “CLOSE SESSION” FUNCTIONALITY, SO THAT THIS COOKIE IS DELETED AND YOU WILL HAVE TO LOG IN AGAIN THE NEXT TIME YOU ACCESS THE PAGE IN ORDER TO BE IDENTIFIED.
  • CHECK WHETHER THE USER IS AUTHORISED TO ACCESS CERTAIN PAGE.
  • ADDITIONALLY, SOME PAGES MAY USE SOCIAL MEDIA CONNECTORS SUCH AS FACEBOOK OR INSTAGRAM. WHEN A USER SIGNS UP TO A WEBSITE USING CREDENTIALS FROM A SOCIAL MEDIA SITE, THEY AUTHORISE THE SOCIAL MEDIA SITE TO STORE A PERSISTENT COOKIE TO REMEMBER THEIR IDENTITY WHICH GRANTS ACCESS TO THE PAGES UNTIL IT EXPIRES. THE USER CAN DELETE THIS COOKIES AND REVOKE ACCESS TO THE PAGES THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA BY UPDATING THEIR PREFERENCES ON THE SOCIAL MEDIA SITE THEY SPECIFY. 

ANALYTICAL COOKIES:  EVERY TIME A USER VISITS A WEBSITE, A TOLL FROM A THIRD-PART PROVIDER SETS AN ANALYTICAL COOKIE ON THE USER´S COMPUTER. THIS COOKIE, WICH IS ONLY SET DURING THE VISIT, WILL BE USED TO ANONYMOUSLY IDENTIFY THE VISITOR ON THEIR FUTURE VISITS TO THE PAGE OF WWW.WEAREAPRON.COM. THE MAIN PURPOSES THEY SERVE ARE TO:

  • ENABLE THE ANONYMOUS IDENTIFICATION OF USERS BROWSING THROUGH THE “COOKIE” (IDENTIFIES BROWSERS AND DEVICES, NOT PERSONS)
  • ANONYMOUSLY IDENTIFY THE MOST VISITED CONTENT, WICH IS THEREFORE THE MOST ATTRACTIVE TO USERS.
  • KNOW WHETHER THE USER ACCESSING THE WEBSITE IS NEW OR A REPEAT VISITOR. 

IMPORTANT: ONLY IF THE USER DECIDES TO SIGN UP TO THE WEBSITE THE COOKIE WILL BE ASSOCIATED WITH PERSONAL DATA. SUCH COOKIES WILL ONLY BE USED FOR STATISTICAL PURPOSES THAT HELP TO OPTIMISE USER EXPERIENCE ON THE WEBSITE.

 

IT´S POSSIBLE TO REFUSE COOKIES THROUGH THE BROWSER, OR REFUSE COOKIES FROM A PARTICULAR PAGE. 

ALL MODERN BROWSERS ALLOW YOU TO CHANGE THE COOKIE SETTING. THIS SETTING IS USUALLY FOUND IN THE “OPTIONS” OR “PREFERENCES”MENU OF YOUR BROWSER. 

WEAREAPRON.COM MAY MODIFY THIS COOKIE POLICY IN ACCORDANCE WITH LEGISLATIVE AND REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS, OR FOR THE PURPOSE OF ADAPTING THIS POLICY TO THE INSTRUCTIONS ISSUED BY THE SPANISH DATA PROTECTION AGENCY. WHEN SIGNIFICANT CHANGES ARE MADE TO THIS COOKIE POLICY, USERS WILL BE INFORMED TROUGH THE WEBSITE. THEREFORE, USERS ARE ADVISED TO CHECK IT REGULARLY.

WITH REGARD TO THIRD-PARTY COOKIES, THAT IS, COOKIES THAT ARE NOT PART OF OUR WEBSITE, WE ASSUME NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE CONTENT AND TRUTHFULNESS OF THE PRIVACY POLICIES THAT THEY INCLUDE, SO THE INFORMATION THAT WE OFFER YOU SHOULD ALWAYS BE REFERENCED TO THE SOURCE.

USERS MAY REFUSE TO ACCEPT COOKIES BY ACTIVATING THE CONFIGURATION ON THEIR BROWSER WHICH ENABLES THEM TO REJECT COOKIES. NEVERTHELESS, IF YOU DEACTIVATE THE COOKIES, YOU WILL NOT HAVE ACCESS TO MANY OF THE FUNCTIONS OF OUR WEBSITE AND SOME OF ITS SERVICES MAY CEASE TO FUNCTION CORRECTLY.

 

THANK YOU, APRON TEAM.