Cookie Policy

Cookie Policy

With reference to the provision of the Guarantor for the protection of personal data of 8 May 2014 on “Identifying the simplified procedures for the disclosure and the acquisition of consent for the use of cookies”, Gaia Velli, owner of the website www. gaiavelli.com (Gaia Velli), informs the visitor of the following, stating that this information on the use of cookies is to be understood as an extension of the privacy policy available on this page.

Data Controller

Gaia Velli 
Via FS Abbrescia, 102 – 70121 Bari
VAT number: 08163900726
Telephone: +39 3495638280

General information about cookies

When you access the site, Gaia Velli or a partner service could set or read cookies and / or other types of identifiers about the browser or device used for navigation.

HTTP cookies (more commonly called simply cookies) are lines of text used to perform automatic authentication, tracking sessions and storing specific information regarding visitors accessing the website (cited wikipedia). In the case of Gaia Velli, for example, cookies are necessary for the correct operation of the site for online sales: filling the shopping cart, logging in, showing certain information on web pages based on user preferences, etc.

When the installation of Cookies is based on consent, this consent can be freely revoked at any time by following the instructions contained in this document.

Technical and statistical cookies aggregated

Activities strictly necessary for operation

This application uses cookies to save the User session and to perform other activities strictly necessary for the operation of this Application, for example in relation to the distribution of traffic.

Activities for saving preferences, optimization and statistics

This application uses cookies to save browsing preferences and optimize the user’s browsing experience. These cookies include, for example, those for setting the language and currency or for the management of statistics by the owner of the site.

Other types of cookies or third-party tools that may install

Some of the services listed below collect statistics in aggregate and anonymous form and may not require the consent of the User or could be managed directly by the Data Controller – depending on the description – without the help of third parties.

If among the tools indicated below there were services managed by third parties, these could – in addition to what is specified and also without the knowledge of the owner – perform tracking activities of the User. For detailed information, it is advisable to consult the privacy policy of the services listed.

Comment in the contents

The comment services allow Users to formulate and make public their comments regarding the content of this Application.
Users, according to the settings decided by the Owner, can leave the comment also anonymously. In the case of Personal Data issued by the User there is an email, this could be used to send notifications of comments regarding the same content. Users are responsible for the content of their comments.
In the event that a comment service provided by third parties is installed, it is possible that, even if the Users do not use the comment service, the same collect traffic data relating to the pages in which the comment service is installed. .

Comment system managed directly (this Application)

This Application has its own content commenting system.

Personal Data collected: email address and username.

Payment management

The payment management services allow this Application to process payments by credit card, bank transfer or other instruments. The data used for payment are acquired directly by the payment service provider requested without being in any way treated by this Application.
Some of these services may also allow the sending of messages to the User, such as emails containing invoices or notifications regarding payment.

PayPal (Paypal)

PayPal is a payment service provided by PayPal Inc., which allows the User to make payments online.

Personal Data collected: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

Place of processing: Consult the Paypal privacy policy – Privacy Policy .

Contact the user

Mailing list or newsletter (this Application)

By registering with the mailing list or the newsletter, the User’s email address is automatically added to a list of contacts to which email messages containing information, including commercial and promotional information, relating to this Application may be transmitted. The email address of the User could also be added to this list as a result of registration to this Application or after making a purchase.

Personal Data collected: email and name.

Contact form (this Application)

By filling out the contact form with their Data, the User consents to their use to respond to requests for information, quotes, or any other kind indicated by the form header.

Personal Data collected: surname, email address and first name.

Contact by phone (this Application)

Users who provided their telephone number may be contacted for commercial or promotional purposes related to this Application, as well as to satisfy requests for support.

Personal Data collected: telephone number.

Manage contacts and send messages

This type of service allows you to manage a database of email contacts, telephone contacts or contacts of any other type, used to communicate with the User.
These services may also allow us to collect data relating to the date and time the messages are displayed by the User, as well as to the User’s interaction with them, such as information on clicks on the links inserted in the messages.

Tag management

This type of services is functional to the centralized management of the tags or scripts used on this Application.
The use of these services involves the flow of User Data through them and, if necessary, their retention.

Google Tag Manager (Google LLC)

Google Tag Manager is a tag management service provided by Google LLC.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy . Person adhering to the Privacy Shield.

Interaction with social networks and external platforms

This type of services allows you to make interactions with social networks, or other external platforms, directly from the pages of this application.
The interactions and information acquired by this Application are in any case subject to the User’s privacy settings related to each social network.
If an interaction service with social networks is installed, it is possible that, even if the Users do not use the service, the same collect traffic data relating to the pages in which it is installed.

Like button and Facebook social widgets (Facebook, Inc.)

The “Like” button and Facebook social widgets are services of interaction with the social network Facebook, provided by Facebook, Inc.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy . Person adhering to the Privacy Shield.

+1 button and Google+ social widgets (Google Inc.)

The +1 button and Google+ social widgets are services for interacting with the Google+ social network, provided by Google Inc.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy . Person adhering to the Privacy Shield.

Tweet button and Twitter social widgets (Twitter, Inc.)

The Tweet button and Twitter social widgets are services of interaction with the Twitter social network, provided by Twitter, Inc.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy . Person adhering to the Privacy Shield.

Traffic optimization and distribution

This type of service allows this application to distribute its contents via servers located in the territory and to optimize the performance of the same.
The Personal Data processed depend on the characteristics and the mode of implementation of these services, which by their nature filter the communications between this Application and the User’s browser.
Given the distributed nature of this system, it is difficult to determine the places where content is transferred, which may contain the User’s Personal Data.

CloudFlare (Cloudflare)

CloudFlare is a traffic optimization and distribution service provided by CloudFlare Inc.
The methods of integration of CloudFlare provide that this filters all the traffic of this Application, ie the communications between this Application and the User’s browser, also allowing the collection of statistical data on it.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy

Protection from SPAM

This type of service analyzes the traffic of this Application, potentially containing Personal Data of Users, in order to filter it from parts of traffic, messages and contents recognized as SPAM.

Google reCAPTCHA (Google Inc.)

Google reCAPTCHA is a SPAM protection service provided by Google Inc.
Use of the reCAPTCHA system is subject to Google’s privacy policy and terms of use .

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy . Person adhering to the Privacy Shield.

Statistics

The services contained in this section allow the Data Controller to monitor and analyze traffic data and are used to keep track of User behavior.

Google Analytics (Google Inc.)

Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google uses the Personal Data collected for the purpose of tracking and examining the use of this Application, compiling reports and sharing them with other services developed by Google.
Google may use the Personal Data to contextualise and personalize the advertisements of its advertising network.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy – Opt Out . Person adhering to the Privacy Shield.

Sale of goods and services online

The Personal Data collected is used for the provision of services to the User or for the sale of products, including payment and any delivery. The Personal Data collected to complete the payment may be those relating to the credit card, the bank account used for the transfer or other payment instruments provided. The payment details collected by this application depend on the payment system used.

Displaying content from external platforms

This type of service allows you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of this application and interact with them.
In the event that a service of this type is installed, it is possible that, even if the Users do not use the service, the same collect traffic data relating to the pages in which it is installed.

YouTube Video Widget (Google Inc.)

YouTube is a video content display service managed by Google Inc. that allows this application to integrate such content within its pages.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: United States – Privacy Policy . Person adhering to the Privacy Shield.

How can I express consent to the installation of cookies?

In addition to what is indicated in this document, the User can manage preferences related to cookies directly within his browser and prevent – for example – that third parties can install. Through the preferences of the browser it is also possible to delete the cookies installed in the past, including the cookie in which the consent to the installation of cookies by this site is eventually saved. The User can find information on how to manage cookies with some of the most popular browsers, for example the following addresses: Google Chrome , Mozilla Firefox , Apple Safari and Microsoft Internet Explorer .

With reference to Cookies installed by third parties, the User can also manage his own settings and revoke the consent by visiting the relative opt out link (if available), using the tools described in the third party’s privacy policy or by contacting it directly.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, the User may use the information provided by EDAA (EU), Network Advertising Initiative (USA) and Digital Advertising Alliance (USA), DAAC (Canada), DDAI (Japan) or other similar services. With these services you can manage tracking preferences of most advertising tools.The Owner, therefore, advises Users to use these resources in addition to the information provided by this document.

Definitions and legal references

Personal Data (or Data)

It constitutes personal data any information that, directly or indirectly, also in connection with any other information, including a personal identification number, makes a physical person identified or identifiable.

Usage Data

This information is collected automatically through this Application (also from third party applications integrated into this Application), including: IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by the User that connects with this Application, addresses in URI notation ( Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method used in forwarding the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the response from the server (good order, error, etc.) the country of origin, the characteristics of the browser and the operating system used by the visitor, the various temporal connotations of the visit (for example the time spent on each page) and the details of the itinerary followed within the Application, with particular reference to the sequence of the pages consulted, to the parameters related to the operating system and the IT environment of the User.

User

The individual who uses this application that, unless otherwise specified, coincides with the interested party.

Interested

The natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.

Data Processor (or Manager)

The natural person, legal person, public administration and any other entity that processes personal data on behalf of the Owner, as set out in this privacy policy.

Data Controller (or Holder)

The natural or legal person, public authority, service or other body which, individually or together with others, determines the purposes and means of the processing of personal data and the tools adopted, including the security measures related to the operation and use of this application. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the owner of this Application.

This Application

The hardware or software tool through which the Personal Data of Users are collected and processed.

Service

The Service provided by this Application as defined in the relevant terms (if any) on this site / application.

European Union (or EU)

Unless otherwise specified, any reference to the European Union contained in this document shall be extended to all current member states of the European Union and the European Economic Area.

Legal references

This privacy statement is drawn up on the basis of multiple legislative systems, including articles 13 and 14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679.

Unless otherwise specified, this privacy statement only concerns this Application.

Last modification: 25 May 2018