Cookies policy

What is a cookie?

Cookies are usually small text files stored at the terminal from the web site visited and are used to register certain interactions of navigation in a Web site by storing data that may be updated and retrieved. These files are stored on the user's computer and contain anonymous data that are not harmful to your computer equipment.

They are used to remember user preferences, such as the selected language, access data or customization of the page. Cookies may also be used to record anonymous information about how a visitor uses a site. For example, from which Web page you accessed, or if you used an advertising "banner" to get there.

Why do we use cookies?

BOST MACHINE TOOLS COMPANY, S.L.U. uses cookies being strictly necessary and essential for you to use our Web sites and allow you to move freely, use safe areas, customized options, etc. In addition, BOST MACHINE TOOLS COMPANY, S.L.U. uses cookies that collect data relating to the analysis of the Web usage. These are used to help to improve the customer service, by measuring the use and performance of the page, to optimize and customize it. Our sites may also have links to social networks (like Facebook or Twitter). BOST MACHINE TOOLS COMPANY, S.L.U. does not control the cookies used by these external Websites. For further information on cookies related to social networks or other external Websites, please review their own cookie policies.

Which use do we give to different types of cookie?

Session Cookies: Session cookies are those that last as long as the user is browsing the website and are deleted at the end.

Persistent Cookies: These cookies are stored in the user terminal for a longer time, thus facilitating control of the preferences chosen without having to repeat certain parameters each time you visit the website.

Own cookies: These are cookies created by this website and that only can be read by the site itself. For example: Technical cookies for uploading images, cookies for customization of parameters of the web, cookies for traffic analysis, etc.

Third Party Cookies: These are cookies created by third parties that we use for different services (eg analysis of the website or advertising.)

According to their purpose:

Technical cookies: Technical cookies are those essential and strictly necessary for the proper running of a Web portal and the use of the different options and services offered. For example, those serving for maintenance of the session, management of response time, performance or validation of options, use of security elements, sharing content with social networks, etc.

Cookies for customization: These cookies allow the user to specify or customize some features of the general settings of the Web page. For example, setting the language, local setting or type of browser.

Analytical Cookies: Analytical cookies are used by our web portal to develop profiles of navigation and to know the preferences of users thereof in order to improve the supply of products and services. For example, by using an analytical cookie the geographical areas of major interest for a user would be controlled, which is the product of more acceptance, etc.

Advertising Cookies: Advertising cookies allow management of advertising spaces based on specific criteria. For example, the frequency of access, the edited content, etc. These cookies allow through advertising management to store information on behavior by observing habits, studying the access and forming a profile of user preferences, i order to provide advertising related to the interests of user's profile.

Which cookies do we use on our webside?

Below are the cookies used on this website and whether they are third party cookies or Own cookies.

PHPSESSID Session Cookie. It is used by the PHP programming language to allow storage of session variables on the server. Used to save user language preferences. No Browser session
_ga Statistics. Used to distinguish users. Yes (Google Analytics) 2 years
_gat Statistics. Used to limit the percentage of requests. Yes (Google Analytics) 10 minutes
__utma Statistics. It is used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library is run and there is no __utma cookie. The cookie is updated every time data is submitted to Google Analytics. Yes (Google Analytics) Two years from the configuration or update
__utmt Statistics. Used to limit the percentage of requests. Yes (Google Analytics) 10 minutes
__utmb Statistics. Used to determine new sessions or visits. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library is run and there is no __utmb cookie. The cookie is updated every time data is submitted to Google Analytics. Yes (Google Analytics) 30 minutes from the configuration or update
__utmz Statistics. Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reach to the site. The cookie is created when the JavaScript library is run and updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. Yes (Google Analytics) Six months from the configuration or update

Google Analytics service

The website uses the Google Analytics service, which is provided by Google, Inc., a company whose headquarters is at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses cookies to help us analyze user behavior on the website. The information the cookie generates about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be directly transmitted and filed by Google on its servers in the USA. Google will use this information on our behalf in order to follow your use of the website, compiling activity reports of the website and offering other services related to its activity and Internet use. Google may transfer said information to third parties when required to do so by legislation, or when said third parties process the information on Google's behalf.

Google Analytics does not compile personal data of visitors to this website.

If you wish, you may refuse the handling of data or information by blocking the use of cookies in the appropriate configuration tab in your browser.

How can I change the cookie settings?

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These browsers are submitted to upgrades or modifications, so we can not guarantee that fully fit the version of your browser. You might also use another browser that is not referred to in these links such as Konqueror, Arora, Flock, etc. To avoid these imbalances, you may have access directly from your browser options, which is usually found in the Options menu, in the section "Privacy". (Please refer to your browser help for further information.)