What are cookies?
A cookie is a very small text file that a web server can save on a computer’s hard drive to save some type of information about the user. The cookie identifies the equipment so
unique, and can only be read by the website that sent it to the team.
A cookie is neither an executable file nor a program and therefore cannot propagate or contain a virus or other malicious software, nor can it be longer than 4,000 characters.
What are cookies for?
Remembering your questions we will not have, for example, to ask you about your country every time you visit our website. We will know the characteristics of the computer you are using and thus we can offer you a better browsing experience. Cookies can help our website to distinguish the user’s browser as a previous visitor and thus save and remember the preferences they may set while the user was browsing the site, personalize the home pages,
identify which sectors of a site have been visited or keep a record of selections in a shopping cart.
Types of cookies
Cookies can be classified according to the entity they manage, the time they select permanently active or according to their purpose. Sometimes we can verify that the same cookie can be included in more than one category.
Depending on your property:
-Own cookies: They are those that are sent to the user’s computer from a computer or domain managed by THE WINE BIRD S.L.
-Third party cookies: They are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
Depending on its life time:
-Session cookies: They are those that collect data while the user is browsing the website.
-Persistent cookies: They are those in which the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, and which can range from a few minutes to several years.
Depending on its purpose:
-Technical cookies: They are those that are used internally and that are necessary for the operation of the web.
-Analytic cookies: They are those that allow to collect statistical information on the activity of the users. Such information is collected anonymously and allows you to optimize browsing our website in order to guarantee better user service.
-Personalization cookies: They are those that allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, such as the language, the type of browser through which the user accesses the service, the regional configuration from where you access the service, etc.
-Advertising cookies: They are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which the requested service is provided based on criteria such as edited content or the frequency with which ads are displayed.
-Behavioral advertising cookies: They are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store information on user behavior obtained through continuous observation of their browsing habits, allowing the development of a specific profile to display advertising based on it.
Below is a list of the cookies you can find on our website and a brief description of their purpose. We assure you that none of them retain personally identifiable information about you. Some cookies personalize your visit, others remember your preferences, while others only provide us with visitor statistics. They all have Google Analytics as their source.
Cookie __utma – Unique visitor identification: Used to record unique visitors for statistical and analytical purposes. Duration of 2 years.
Cookie __utmb – Determination of the visitor’s session: Google Analytics uses two cookies to establish a session. If one of these two cookies is missing, another activity starts the beginning of a new session. Duration 30 minutes.
Cookie __utmc – Determination of the visitor’s session: Google Analytics uses two cookies to establish a session. If either of these two cookies is missing, another activity initiates the start of a new session. Duration of the session.
Cookie __utmz – Registration of traffic and navigation sources: Used to record how you got to our website (by a Google search, a notice, etc.) and the routes you follow while browsing our site. We use this information to improve the user experience in future updates. Duration of 6 months.
In the case of Google Analytics cookies, this company stores cookies on servers located in the United States and agrees not to share it with third parties, except in cases where it is necessary for the operation of the system or when the law requires such an effect. According to Google, it does not save your IP address. If you want information about the use that Google gives to cookies, we attach this link.
The user can configure their browser to accept or not the cookies they receive or for the browser to notify them when a server wants to save a cookie or delete them from their computer. You can find the instructions in the security settings in your web browser.
• If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, in the menu option Tools> Internet Options> Privacy> Configuration.
• If you use Firefox, in the menu option Tools> Options> Privacy> Cookies.
• If you use Google Chrome, in the menu option Settings> Privacy
• If you use Safari, in the menu option Preferences> Security
You can use the “Help” section that you will find in the toolbar of most browsers to change the settings of your computer, however, some of the features of our online services may not work or may be more difficult to access if you reject all cookies.
Many browsers allow you to activate a private mode by which cookies are always deleted after your visit. Depending on each browser, this private mode can have different names, below you can find a list of the most common browsers and the different names of this privado private mode ’:
- Internet Explorer 8 and higher: InPrivate
- FireFox 3.5 and higher: Private Browsing
- Google Chrome 10 and higher: Incognito
- Safari 2 and higher: Private Browsing
- Opera 10.5 and higher: Private Browsing
Please read the help section of your browser carefully to learn more about how to activate the “private mode”. You can continue visiting our website even if your browser is in “private mode”, not
However, the user experience may not be optimal and some utilities may not work.
THE WINE BIRD S.L. Thank you for accepting cookies, this helps us obtain more accurate data that allows us to improve the content and design of our website to adapt it to your preferences.