What are cookies?
Cookies are a set of data that a server deposits in the user’s browser to collect standard Internet log information and information on the behavior of visitors to a website. In other words, they are small text files that are stored on the computer’s hard drive and serve to identify the user when he or she connects to the website again. Their purpose is to record the user’s visit and save certain information. Their use is common and frequent on the web since it allows the pages to function more efficiently and to achieve greater personalisation and analysis of user’s behaviour.
PAU GASOL ENTERPRISES LLC (the “Company” or “we”) processes the personal data that is collected through cookies used on the website www.paugasol.com (the “Website”).
What types of cookies do we use?
Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into session or permanent cookies. The session cookies expire when the user closes the browser. The permanent expire when the purpose for which they are used is fulfilled (for example, to keep the user identified) or when they are manually deleted.
With regards to the period they remain active, session cookies access and process user data while you are browsing the website; permanent cookies access and process user data for a certain period of time, whenever you are browsing the website.
Additionally, depending on their purpose, cookies can be classified as follows:
Cookies strictly necessary
They are required for the operation of the website. They include, for example, cookies that allow you to register in secure sections of our website, to move around the site or to use the features of the site.
This type of cookie remembers your preferences for the tools found in the services, so you don’t have to reconfigure the service each time you visit. As an example, this type includes video or sound player volume settings. Video transmission speeds that are compatible with your browser. Items saved in the “shopping cart” in e-commerce services such as stores.
These cookies are used to find out which country you are in when you request a service. This cookie is completely anonymous, and is only used to help target content to your location.
Registration cookies are generated once a user has registered or subsequently opened a session, and are used to identify you in the services for the following purposes:
To keep the user identified so that, if he closes a service, the browser or the computer and at another time or another day he enters the service again, he will continue to be identified, thus facilitating his navigation without having to identify himself again. This functionality can be suppressed if the user presses the [close session] functionality, so that this cookie is eliminated and the next time the user enters the service he will have to log in to be identified.
Check if the user is authorized to access certain services, for example, to participate in a contest.
Additionally, some services may use social networking connectors such as Facebook or Twitter. When you sign up for a service with social network credentials, you authorize the social network to store a persistent Cookie that remembers your identity and grants you access to the services until it expires. The user can delete this Cookie and revoke access to the services through social networks by updating their preferences in the social network they specify.
Each time a user visits a service, a tool from a third-party provider generates an analytical cookie on the user’s computer. This cookie, which is only generated during the visit, will be used on future visits to identify the visitor anonymously. The main objectives pursued are:
Allow anonymous identification of browser users through the cookie (identifies browsers and devices, not people) and therefore the approximate count of the number of visitors and their trend over time.
Identify anonymously the most visited contents and therefore more attractive to users Know if the user who is accessing is new or repeats a visit.
Important: Unless the user decides to register on the Website, the cookie will never be associated with any personal data that can identify you. These cookies will only be used for statistical purposes to help optimize the user’s experience on the site.
This type of cookie allows for more information about the ads shown to each anonymous user. Among others, the duration or frequency of visualization of advertising positions, the interaction with them, or the navigation patterns and/or user behavior are stored since they help to conform a profile of advertising interest. In this way, it is possible to offer advertising related to the user’s interests.
Third-party advertising cookies
In addition to the advertising that we may manage for you, the Website may offer its advertisers the option of serving ads through third parties (“Ad-Servers”). In this way, these third parties can store cookies sent from the Web Site by user’s browsers, as well as access the data stored in them.
The companies that generate these cookies have their own privacy policies. Currently, we use the Doubleclick platform (Google) to manage these services. For more information, please go to:
How can I disable cookies in my browser?
The different browsers can be configured to warn the user of the reception of cookies and, if desired, prevent their installation on the computer. Likewise, the user can check in his browser which cookies are installed and what is the expiry date of the same, being able to delete them.
For more information, please refer to your browser’s instructions and manuals:
For more information about managing cookies in Google Chrome:
For more information on managing cookies in Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/cookies-frequently-asked-questions
For more information on managing cookies in Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
For more information about cookie management in Safari:
For more information on cookie management in Opera:
If you want to stop being followed by Google Analytics visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
To learn more about cookies
Google Analytics data protection: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html