The present Cookie Policy is integral part of the CARIOCA S.p.A. Privacy Policy available here.

1. Definitions and characteristics of cookies

Cookie and similar technologies are information sent/read by websites and apps on your devices during their first visit, which are then transmitted back to those websites and apps during the next visit. Thanks to cookies and similar technologies, websites and apps remember your actions and preferences (such as login data, the default language, font sizes, additional display settings, etc.) so that they do not need to specify them again on the next visit.

These technologies are used to perform IT authentications, session monitoring, and to store information about the activities of users who access a service, and may also contain a unique identifier that allows for monitoring of user experiences on the site for statistical or advertising purposes.

There are indeed various types of cookies, depending on their features and functions, and these may remain on your device for different periods of time: so-called session cookies, which are automatically deleted when you close your browser; and so-called persistent cookies, which remain on your device until a pre-established date.

According to the Applicable Law, your prior explicit consent for the use of cookies is not always required. In particular, such consent is not required for “technical cookies”, i.e. those used for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary to provide a service explicitly requested by the user. In other words, cookies which are indispensable for the operation of a website or to perform tasks requested by the user.

On the other hand, your prior consent is instead required for non-anonymised “analytics” and “profiling” cookies, i.e. those aimed at providing analytical statistics of the usage of a website or those creating profiles for users in order to send them advertising messages in line with the preferences they have expressed while surfing the web.

2. Types of cookies used by the Website and the possibility of (de-)selection

While navigating the Website, you will receive the following cookies:
Third-party cookies, i.e., cookies from websites or servers other than that of the CARIOCA. Please note that these third parties, listed below with the corresponding links to their privacy policy and opt-out mechanisms, are processing your Personal Data as data processors on behalf of CARIOCA. Indeed, such third-party providers have signed data processing agreements with CARIOCA and cookies have been anonymised by means of masking IP addresses. Third party cookies are:

  • Google Analytics. These cookies help CARIOCA to analyse the performance of the Website. To opt-out from Google Analytics cookie, you may download and install the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. This add-on instructs Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) to prohibit sending information to Google Analytics. The browser add-on is available for most modern browsers. Learn more about the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on here.

3. Table of Cookies

Name Type Domain Flags Description Duration
PrestaShop Cookies Navigation Cookies carioca.com HTTP They are fundamental cookies for optimal navigation on our site. They serve, for example, to access the reserved area, to allow you to add products to the cart, to the wish list, etc.
PHPSESSID First-party technician (required) carioca.com httpOnly The PHPSESSID cookie is a PHP native cookie and allows websites to store session state data. The website is used to establish a user session and to communicate status data through a temporary cookie, commonly referred to as session cookies. Since the PHPSESSID cookie does not have a time limit, it disappears when the client is closed. Browser shutdown
__stripe_sid Marketing cookies carioca.com Stripe is used to make payments by credit card. Stripe uses a cookie to remember who you are and to allow Profoto to process payments without storing credit card information on their servers. Session
__stripe_mid Marketing cookies carioca.com Stripe is used to make payments by credit card. Stripe uses a cookie to remember who you are and to allow Profoto to process payments without storing credit card information on their servers. 1 years
ci_session First part technician carioca.com httpOnly This session cookie is necessary to allow the user to move around the site and use its features. This cookie preserves information such as IP address, user agent and time stamp.
__lglaw_carioca First part technician carioca.com Cookie used to store the user's consent to the cookie policy 1 years
_ga Statistics carioca.com HTTP Register a unique ID used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years
_gat Statistics carioca.com HTTP Used by Google Analytics to limit the frequency of requests 1 day
_gid Statistics carioca.com Register a unique ID used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 1 day
_fbp Marketing carioca.com HTTP Used by Facebook to provide a series of advertising products as offers in real time by third party advertisers. 3 months
ads/ga-audience Marketing google.com Pixel Used by Google AdWords to re-engage visitors who could turn into customers based on the visitor's online behavior. Session
csrftoken Marketing instagram.com HTTP Helps prevent CSRF (Cross-Site Request Forgery) attacks. 1 years
fr Marketing facebook.com HTTP Used by Facebook to provide a series of advertising products as offers in real time by third party advertisers. 3 months
rur Marketing instagram.com HTTP It guarantees the safety of visitors' browsing by preventing falsifications of requests between sites. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and the visitor. Session
tr Marketing facebook.com Pixel Used by Facebook to provide a series of advertising products as offers in real time by third party advertisers. Session
urlgen Marketing carioca.com HTTP It guarantees the safety of visitors' browsing by preventing falsifications of requests between sites. This cookie is essential for the security of the website and the visitor. Session

4. How to view and modify the cookies through your browser

You may authorize, block or delete (in whole or in part) cookies through the specific functions of your browser. However, in the hypothesis in which all or some of the cookies are disabled, it may not be possible to consult the Website, or certain services or certain features of the Website may not be available or may not work properly and/or you may be forced to change or manually enter some information or preferences each time you visit the Website.

For more information on how to set preferences on the use of cookies through your browser, consult these instructions: