1.1 General Information
A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded onto ‘terminal equipment’ (i.e. a computer or smartphone) when a user accesses a website. It allows the website to recognise that user’s device and store some information about the user’s preferences or past actions (country, items seen, etc).
The Company uses technologies like cookies to provide, improve and protect the Website. It should be noted that cookies do not harm the computer nor the files into which they are kept and they do not allow acquisition of personal identification data.
The use of session cookies (which are not stored permanently on the user’s computer and disappear when the browser is closed) is strictly limited to transmitting session identifiers (consisting of random numbers generated by the server) necessary to allow the safe and efficient exploration of the site. Persistent Cookies remain on the user’s computer or other electronic device for a longer time until their deletion from the user.
Apart from their expiration, cookies are also categorized depending on their functionality as per below:
Cookies necessary for the functionality of a Website (e.g. for the navigation to the Website or the filling out of online forms, such as contact forms). In case a user rejects these Cookies, some sections of the Website may not function properly.
Functional Cookies ensure personalized user experience during navigation, by saving favorite preferences and settings.
Performance Cookies are used for the amelioration of the services provided and the facilitation of their usage.
1.2 Website Cookies
Α. Necessary Cookies
1.3 Cookies Management
For the safe navigation to this Website, the Company conforms with the European Directive 2009/136/EC regarding the protection of personal data and private life in the field of electronic communications. This Directive was integrated to the Greek Law by L. 4070/2012 (Α’82/10.04.2012) “Settings of Electronic Communications, Transportation, Public Constructions and other provisions”.
It should be noted that the installation of cookies is not allowed before obtaining prior consent. Exception to this rule are only cookies which serve functional needs of the Website and are necessary for its appearance and effective functioning (“Necessary Cookies”).
We may change this Cookies Policy. Any changes will become effective when we post the revised documents on the Website. We encourage you to periodically review this Cookies Policy to stay informed about how we collect, use, and share your personal data.
For any questions about the use of your personal data, you may submit a written request or send an email to the Company’s DPO at: firstname.lastname@example.org