Cookies Policy

To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

How do we use cookies?

We use strictly necessary, first-party, temporary cookies in order to enable visitors to browse through our website during a session. These cookies are deleted when the browser is closed and they are strictly necessary cookies.

We also use first-party temporary cookies for the purpose of adjusting the content of our website to the language selected by the visitor. These are functionality cookies.

These cookies will not be used for any purpose other than the ones stated above.

We also allow Google to set cookies on our website, thereby collecting information, for the purpose of providing us with analytics services, i.e., anonymous statistics mainly with regards to how our website is used and how often it is visited. These are third party persistent cookies controlled by Google and are performance cookies. You can find more information about Google Analytics and the cookies it uses here:


The cookies we use are shown in more detail in the table that follows: 

Cookie Name Cookie Category Description Duration
PHPSESSID Strictly necessary cookies To identify your unique session on the website session
SESS Strictly necessary cookies To ensure that you are recognized when you move from page to page within the site and that any information you have entered is remembered session
eda1c69725326c50a19611c8a5222223 Strictly necessary cookies As above session
__utma Performance cookies This cookie keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred. Google Analytics uses the information from this cookie to calculate things like Days and Visits to purchase  2 years
__utmb Performance cookies __utmb is a Google Analytics cookie. It takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters a site session
__utmc Performance cookies __utmc is a Google Analytics cookie. takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves a site 30 mins
__utmz Performance cookies Keeps track of where the visitor came from, what search engine you used, what link you clicked on, what keyword you used, and where they were in the world when you accessed a website. This cookie is how Google Analytics knows to whom and to what source / medium / keyword to assign the credit for a Goal Conversion or an Ecommerce Transaction 6 months
d97209f76fc1f3c9a5b025584fae85ac Functionality cookie It records your language selection so that the website content is displayed in the language chosen by the user session
__utmv Performance cookies It stores user-level (or classification data) 2 years


If you would like to accept cookies but not Google analytics cookies, you can opt-out from Google analytic cookies in the way described here

In case you have consented to the use of cookies by our website and you want to revoke it, you can do so at any time by sending a relevant email to our DPO at

How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and main services and functionalities of our website may not work.

You can easily accept cookies on this website or seek more information about cookies before deciding whether to accept cookies or not, by choosing one of the following links: I accept cookies / I need more information.