Cookies and local storage policy

Using this website with your browser’s cookies and local storage settings enabled requires the acceptance of our use of cookies according to this policy. To avoid cookies, it is possible to disable them in the web browser.

Cookies and local storage are part of the web technology and are not harmful, but it is important that you understand the implications to your privacy.

This policy is part of our privacy policy and explains the following:

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small temporary files stored in your browsing device (computer, telephone, tablet, etc) when you visit a website. Cookies enable the website to store certain information in your device, for example to store user preferences or to recognize you if you visit the website later.

When a cookie is created in your device, the following information is stored:

You can configure your web browser at any time to block the use of cookies by certain websites. You may delete previously stored cookies as well.

What are cookies used for?

What is local storage?

A local storage is a file created by a website in your device. Cookies are just one type of local storage, but there are others. It is important that you know them so you can block them or delete the data stored by them:

What are third-party cookies?

Many websites incorporate functions or features provided by third parties, like:

The providers of these functions or features may use cookies and local storage. They may trigger cookies and other mechanisms to track your browsing behaviour in order to create a profile to show you advertisements targeted to your interests.

When you browse this website with cookies and local storage enabled, you must accept the privacy policy of the providers of the following functions:

Website function or feature Third party providing the function or feature Privacy policy of the third party
Google Analytics Google, Inc https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en
Google Maps, Youtube Google, Inc http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Facebook Like Facebook, Inc https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy
Twitter social sharing functions Twitter, Inc https://twitter.com/privacy
Tumblr social sharing functions Tumblr, Inc. https://www.tumblr.com/policy/en/privacy
Pinterest social sharing functions Pinterest, Inc https://about.pinterest.com/en/privacy-policy
Instagram social sharing functions Instagram, LLC https://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/
Linkedin social sharing functions LinkedIn Ireland / LinkedIn Corporation https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy
Vimeo videos Vimeo, LLC http://vimeo.com/privacy
PayPal Europe (European Union Users) PayPal (Europe) S.à r.l. et Cie, S.C.A. https://www.paypal.com/es/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full?locale.x=en_EN
PayPal (non-European Union users) PayPal, Inc https://www.paypal.com/us/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full
Blog hosted at WordPress.com Automattic, Inc http://automattic.com/privacy/
Social sharing functions with third-party plugin by AddThis.com AddThis, Inc http://www.addthis.com/privacy
Social sharing functions with third-party plugin by ShareThis.com ShareThis, Inc http://www.sharethis.com/legal/privacy/
View photos, videos and slides in Slidely EasyHi ltd. http://slide.ly/privacy-policy
Zopim Live Chat is a feature wich enables us to chat with our web visitors Zopim Technologies Pte Ltd https://www.zendesk.com/company/cookies/
Histats is a web analytics service Wisecode SRL www.histats.com/?act=5

Some of these functions track your browsing in order to create a profile of your interests, so they can show you advertisements that are relevant to you. Cookies and local storage are tools that help to collect your browsing behaviour.

Web browsers with a private browsing option

If you want to browse this website with a higher degree of privacy and limitating the cookies that are stored for long amounts of time, we recomend that you make use of a web browser with a “private” browsing obtion. You may obtain more information on this possibility in the help pages of the main web browsers:

Web browser Name of “private browsing” option To get more information
Internet Explorer 8 and later

Microsoft Edge

InPrivate https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/products/internet-explorer (Explorer)

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/instantanswers/34b9a3a6-68bc-510b-2a9e-833107495ee5/browse-inprivate-in-microsoft-edge (Microsoft Edge)

Safari 2 and later Private browsing https://support.apple.com/en-en/HT203036
Opera 10.5 and lager Private browsing http://help.opera.com/Mac/12.10/en/private.html
FireFox 3.5 and later Private browsing https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/private-browsing-use-firefox-without-history
Google Chrome 10 and later Incognito mode https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95464?hl=en

How do I block or delete the cookies?

The majority of web browsers allow you to disable completely the use of Cookies. They also allow you to delete cookies created by specific domains/websites. To find out how to do it, please refer to your browser’s help page.

The information is also covered in web browser’s online support pages:

Some information may be stored in your browser’s local storage, Flash local storage and Silverlight local storage. To delete it:

To prevent the use of cookies by Google Analytics:

To stop being tracked by the AddThis plugin:

To stop being tracked by the ShareThis plugin:

 

To get help on other browsing software or any question regarding the cookies used by this website, please contact us by e-mail at info@simsa.com

Remember: if you block cookies, it is possible that certain services or functions do not work properly.

In order to help you delete or block cookies, the following lists contains cookies used by this website. Most web browsers have the option just to block or delete cookies for specific domains, so you do not have to delete them all:

 

Function or feature and name of its provider Cookie Domain Persistence Purpose
First party cookies necessary to run the website or to remember certain user preferences Temporary and persistent cookies   Weeks Essential (technical) cookies

Customization cookies

Google Analytics (Google, Inc.) Temporary and persistent cookies (__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz, __utmv, _ga)   Years Web analytics

Transfer data outside the EU

Google Functions (Google Maps, Youtube, +1, Google Remarketing, Google Translate, etc) (Google, Inc.) Temporary and persistent cookies (VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, PREF, YSC, etc).

Browser local storage. Flash Local Storage.

googleusercontent.com, google.es, google.com, doubleclick.net, invitemedia.com, admeld.com, googlesyndication.com, googleadservices.com, youtube.com, youtube.es, ytimg.com, etc Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Security

Transfer data outside the EU

Facebook Functions, Like Button (Facebook, Inc.) Temporary and persistent cookies (datr, reg_fb_gate, reg_fb_ref and reg_fb_ext, wd, c_user, lu, sct, xs, x-referer, presence, p, locale, lsd, _e_*, fr, sub, etc).

Browser local storage.

facebook.com Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Transfer data outside the EU

Social functions from Twitter (Twitter, Inc.) Temporary and persistent cookies.

Browser local storage. Flash Local Storage.

*.twitter.com

syndication.twitter.com

*.twimg.com

cdn.syndication.twimg.com

Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Transfer data outside the EU

Social sharing functions from Tumblr (Tumblr, Inc.) Temporary and persistent cookies

Browser local storage

tumbler.com, etc Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Transfer data outside the EU

Social sharing functions from Pinterest (Pinterest, Inc) Temporary and persistent cookies

Browser local storage

pinterest.com, etc Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Transfer data outside the EU

Social sharing functions from Instagram (Instagram, LLC) Temporary and persistent cookies

Browser local storage

instagram.com, cdninstagram.com, scontent.cdninstagram.com, etc Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Transfer data outside the EU

Social sharing functions from Linkedin (LinkedIn Ireland / LinkedIn Corporation) Temporary and persistent cookies

Browser local storage

linkedin.com,

etc

Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Transfer data outside the EU

Vimeo videos (Vimeo, LLC Temporary and persistent cookies

Browser local storage

vimeo.com, f.vimeocdn.com, f.vimeocdn.com, player.vimeo.com, www.google.com, abmr.net, bizographics.com, casalemedia.com, mathtag.com, pubmatic.com, *.scorecardresearch.com, *.yahoo.com, *.optimizely.com, exelator.com, openx.net, *.rubiconproject.com, zdbb.net, ad.360yield.com Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Security

Transfer data outside the EU

Paypal (PayPal (Europe) S.à r.l. et Cie, S.C.A.) / Paypal, Inc Temporary and persistent cookies (abc_switch_cross_paypal, AKDC, Apache, c, cookie_check, feel_cookie, flow_back_cookie, JSESSIONID, LANG, login_email, navcmd, s_sess, s_vi, SEGM, ts, X-PP-K, x-pp-p, x-pp-s, X-PP-SILOVER, cookies with random names, etc) .dotomi.com, .mediaplex.com, .omtrdc.net, .paypal.com, .paypal.d1.sc.omtrdc.net, .stats.paypal.com, t.paypal.com, www.paypal.com, www.paypalobjects.com Years Browsing session management

Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Security

Transfer data outside the EU

Blog hosted at WordPress.com (Automattic, inc.) Temporary and persistent cookies.

Browser’s local storage.

.wordpress.com, .wp.com, .twitter.com, .facebook.com, skimresources.com Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Security

Transfer data outside the EU

Sharing functions provided by ADDTHIS (AddThis, Inc) Temporary and persistent cookies.

Browser’s local storage.

.addthis.com

(_atuvs,_atuvc)

Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Transfer data outside the EU

Sharing functions provided by SHARETHIS (ShareThis, Inc) Temporary and persistent cookies.

Browser’s local storage.

.sharethis.com

.edge.sharethis.com

adadvisor.net

agkn.com

btrll.com

nexac.com

.rlcdn.com

.scorecardresearch.com

pix.btrll.com

Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Location

Transfer data outside the EU

View photos, videos and slides in Slidely (EasyHi ltd.) Temporary and persistent cookies.

Browser’s local storage.

Flash Cookies.

slide.ly

slidely.com

ak01-cdn.slidely.com

s3.amazonaws.com

amazonaws.com

Years Web analytics

Technical

Authentication

User preferences

Tracking

Advertising

Transfer data outside the EU

Zopim Live Chat (Zopim Technologies Pte Ltd) Temporary and persistent cookies.

Browser’s local storage.

zopim.com Years Web analytics

Authentication

Tracking

Advertising

Transfer data outside the EU

Histats web analytics service (Wisecode SRL) Temporary and persistent cookies.

Browser’s local storage.

histats.com, www.histats.com Years Web analytics

Location

Tracking

Transfer data outside the EU

NOTE: this information was updated on __/__/20__ and we regularly check it to ensure correctness, but we can’t assure it is 100% accurate at all the times.