General information about cookies
DEFINITION AND FUNCTIONS OF COOKIES
A cookie is a file that is downloaded onto your computer, tablet, mobile or other terminal (hereinafter, “equipment”) when you access the website: americas.quadpack.com (hereinafter, “the Site”).
In general, and depending on the type, cookies allow us to store and retrieve information about your visit, your browsing habits, the browser or equipment from which you are accessing, as well as to recognize you as a User, which may facilitate your next visit and make the Site more useful by personalizing its content. Cookies play a very important role in improving the experience of using websites.
Cookies can be “FIRST PARTY” and therefore sent to your equipment from a domain or equipment managed by QUADPACK; or they can be “THIRD PARTY” cookies, meaning that they are sent to your computer from an equipment or domain that is managed by another entity.
They may also be “session” cookies, which expire when you leave the Site; or “persistent” cookies, which remain stored on your equipment for a longer period of time, ranging from a few minutes to several years.
WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES DO WE USE?
FIRST PARTY COOKIES
Our website uses FIRST PARTY COOKIES for the following purposes:
- Technical or Essential Cookies: : They are necessary for the correct functioning of the Site and the different options or services that exist therein, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, profile access, language preference, identifying the session, accessing parts of restricted access or using security elements during navigation, among others.
THIRD PARTY COOKIES
Our website uses THIRD PARTY COOKIES for the following purposes:
- Analytics cookies:These cookies allow the tracking and analysis of the behavior of the Users of the Site (e.g. number of visited pages, the place from which you access, the frequency and repetition of visits, the time your visit lasts, the browser or equipment from which you visit, etc.). The information obtained is used to measure the activity of our website and to draw up navigation profiles of the Users, with the aim of introducing improvements based on data analysis of the use made by the Users of the website.
- Targeting cookies: These cookies allow the efficient management of the advertising spaces that have been included in the web page or application from which the service is provided. They allow the adaptation of the advertising content so that it is relevant for the User and to avoid showing advertisements that the User has already seen.
- Functional cookies: These cookies allow us to enhance functionality and allow for personalization, such as live chats, videos and the use of social media. If you do not allow these cookies, some of these functionalities may not work properly.
The details of the cookies, purpose and period of conservation of the information obtained are set out in the Cookie Analysis Report attached to this document as Appendix 1.
AUTHORIZATION, REVOCATION AND DELETION
You can also allow, block or delete cookies installed on your equipment at any time by configuring your browser options or from the privacy options of the equipment from which you are viewing us. If you block the installation of technical cookies on your browser, you may not be able to access certain sections of the Site and/or use some of the offered services.
If through the initial configuration you have accepted the installation of certain types of cookies and later wish to oppose their installation or maintenance, you must delete the cookies already installed by configuring the browser options and reconfigure those that allow their installation.
Below, you can find information on the options for configuring cookies in the main browsers:
If you wish you can watch the videos produced by the Spanish Data Protection Authority (AEPD) in order to explain how to configure the privacy options from different platforms and computers: http://www.agpd.es/portalwebAGPD/CanalDelCiudadano/protegetuprivacidad/index-ides-idphp.php .
COMMUNICATIONS AND INTERNATIONAL DATA TRANSFERS
QUADPACK has no control over THIRD PARTY COOKIES used on this website and any transfers to third countries made by them. For more information on these transfers, please refer to the third party websites and consult the relevant cookie policies.
RIGHTS OF USERS
Users may exercise their rights of access, to rectification, to erasure, to object, to data portability, to restriction of processing and the right not to be subject to automated individual decision-making, when applicable, as well as to withdraw their consent to the processing of data for which UM is the data controller. Users may do so by sending a written request to QUADPACK INDUSTRIES S.A.,’s Data Protection Officer at the following email address: email@example.com.
In addition, Users have the right to address their requests to the competent data protection authority. In Spain, the competent authority is the Agencia Española de Protección de Datos.
Last Updated: December 3rd 2020.