Our company maintains a strict policy in order to protect the privacy of the visitors of our website. Through this note, we provide more information on the matter of Cookies and how we use them each time you visit our site.
What are Cookies?
Cookies are short texts containing information and stored in a special file of your browser. Their main function is the interaction of data of your browser with our website. Depending on their duration of existence, cookies are either temporary (session cookies) or permanent (persistent cookies). Temporary cookies are cookies that are deleted automatically when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored in your device until the completion of their predetermined validity period.
Yes, we use certain types of Cookies, with the main purpose of making our site more functional to our users.
To improve the performance of our website.
To personalize your interface.
For storage of technical data, necessary to “read” visual or audio content.
For the distribution of the server applications processing among a group of servers.
For the electronic identification of users.
In more detail cookies are divided into the following categories:
Functional cookies allow the website to remember user options such as the user name, language or a user’s region, in order to provide improved and personalized functions. They can also be used to provide services requested by the user, such as playing videos or using social media. The information collected by these cookies are anonymous and cannot follow your activity on other websites. If you choose to disable these cookies, the performance and functionality of the website could be affected and your access to specific content could become limited.
These are cookies that collect information regarding the way visitors use the website (for example, which pages they visit frequently, or whether they receive error messages from certain websites). These cookies collect aggregated, anonymous information that cannot identify a visitor and are exclusively used in order to help improve the performance of a website.
Targeting cookies are used to deliver content that best suits you and your interests. Such cookies can be used in order to send targeted advertising / offers, limit the advertisements projected to you or help define the efficiency of an advertising campaign. They can also be used in order to help us remember the websites you have visited and help determine which e-marketing channels are more effective for us and, thus, allow us to reward external websites and partners for leading you to us.
The cookies that we use
The cookies that we use are the following:
This is used for the user’s transfer to the website, as well as for the recognition of the connection.
ea_shortlist: This is used in order to help save the user’s shortlist.
show_newsletter, show_subscribed: its use is to let us know if the user has been informed or has accepted the sending of informative newsletters.
jfcookie[lang]: This is used in order to help save the user’s language.
Performance & Targeting Cookies
_ga, _gid, _gat: These are used for the creation of statistic data through Google Analytics. Our Website uses the IP anonymization technology. With the use of this technology, the IP address is not recorded and the personal data are not communicated to Google.
__atuvc, __atuvs, di2, loc, ouid, uid, uvc, vc: These are used for the function of social media interaction such as sharing, forwarding etc.
Additionally, cookies are used from third party companies for the purpose of providing and projecting advertisements. Some of these companies produce their own, anonymous cookies, that help them recognize how may users have seen our advertisement and how many times. These companies have their own Cookies & Privacy Policies and our website have absolutely no control over their cookies.
If you wish to limit the cookies used by our website, you can deactivate them through the settings/choices on your browser.