Cookie

To comply with recent legislation, we’d like to give you more information about how we use “cookies” on Particolari.com, our mobile apps and mobile website.
A Cookie is a small data file that is stored by your Web browser on your computer. We use Cookies to keep track of your current shopping session, to enable you to proceed to checkout at any time and to personalize your online experience. If you do not accept Cookies you will be unable to use this website.
Cookies are small files of letters and numbers that are downloaded onto your computer or mobile or other handheld device when you access certain websites.  Cookies allow a website to recognise a user’s device and help your browser navigate through the website by allowing you to log in automatically or remembering settings you selected during earlier visits (among other functions).  Cookies do not harm your computer.
 Cookies help us to provide you with a good experience when you browse this website and allow you to make full use of the online shopping and personalised features available on this website.  We do not use cookies to collect or record information such as your name, address or payment details.

We use cookies on this website for the following main purposes:

  • for technical purposes essential for the operation of this website, such as keeping track of your current shopping session and enabling you to proceed to checkout and pay for products;
  • to distinguish you from other users of this website, so we can personalise your shopping experience by making this website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests and so we can remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the country you are in) when you return to visit this website;
  • to collect statistical information about how visitors use this website, so we can improve the way this website works and measure the success of competitions and campaigns; and
  • to enable us to fulfil our contractual obligations to third parties, for example to pay a partner if you have made a purchase on this website by following a link from their website.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies.  Unless you have adjusted your browser settings so that it will refuse cookies, cookies will be set when you access this website.  By using and browsing this website, you consent to cookies being used in accordance with this Cookie Policy.  If you do not consent, you must either disable cookies or refrain from using this website.

Third party cookies

Some cookies may be set by third parties when you visit this website.  These third parties may be suppliers who partner with us to deliver our website, companies that participate with us in affiliate marketing programmes and other third parties.  These cookies are controlled by the third parties, so please check the third-party websites for more information about these cookies and how to manage them. These third party cookies do not collect personal data from which the third party would be able to identify individual customers.

Some of our third party partners that may set cookies on this website include:

  •          Google Analytics:

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How to Manage Cookies
You can enable or disable cookies by changing your website browser settings to accept or reject cookies as required.  How to do this will depend on the browser you use.  We have provided further information below on how to check which browser you use and how to manage cookies.  Please bear in mind that if cookies are not enabled on your computer, your activities will be restricted to browsing this website and you will not be able to add products to your shopping bag and buy them.
Once you know which brower you are using, follow the instructions below to check if you have cookies enabled on your computer:

Microsoft Internet Explorer (Checking cookies - PC)

  1. Go to 'Tools' at the top of your browser window. Select 'Internet options'. Click on the 'Privacy' tab
  2. Ensure that your Privacy level is set to Medium or below to enable cookies
Mozilla Firefox (Checking cookies - PC)
  1. Go to 'Tools' and select 'Options'
  2. Click 'Under the Hood' and select the 'Content settings' button within the 'Privacy' section
  3. Click 'Allow local data to be set'
Google Chrome (Checking cookies - PC)
  1. Go to 'Tools' and select 'Options'
  2. Click the 'Privacy' icon
  3. Click on 'Cookies' and choose 'allow sites to set cookies'

Safari (Checking cookies - Mac OS)

  1. Click 'Safari' and select 'Preferences'
  2. Click 'Security' the 'Accept cookies'

Mozilla Firefox (Checking cookies - Mac OS)

  1. Click 'Firefox' and select 'Preferences'
  2. Find 'Cookies' under 'Privacy & Security'
  3. Select 'Enable cookies for the originating web site only'
Internet Explorer (Checking cookies - Mac OS)
  1. Click 'Explorer' and select 'Preferences'
  2. Find 'Cookies' under 'Receiving Files'
  3. Select 'Never Ask'
Opera (Checking cookies - Mac OS)
  1. Click 'Menu' and select 'Settings'
  2. Select 'Preferences' and then 'Advanced'
  3. Select 'Accept cookies'

If you are not happy with the way that we use cookies then you should delete Particolari cookies having visited the site, or you should browse the site using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari etc.)