COOKIES POLICY 2018-02-16T09:05:46+00:00

Use of cookies

  1. Types, purpose and operation of the cookies used on the site
  2. How to disable cookies in the most commonly used browsers
  3. What happens if cookies are disabled
  4. Changes in the cookies policy
  5. Use of cookies by web page

This website uses cookies. Cookies are files sent to a web browser through a server in order to record the user’s activities on a website or the services of the websites of BSM BIKES (henceforth referred to as services). Cookies are used to facilitate faster access to requested services and to personalise the services that the BSM BIKES websites offer, based on the user’s common choices and preferences when using the services.

Cookies are associated with an anonymous user and his or her computer and do not collect personal data. The user can configure his or her browser to not allow the installation of cookies used by the websites of BSM BIKES without impeding access to services. However, not allowing the installation of cookies may reduce the speed and quality of the performance of the website and even prevent some of the services from being used.

Classification of cookies based on lifespan:

  • “Session Cookies” or “Persistent Cookies”: the former are deleted after closing the browser, while the latter remain on the computer.
  • “First party cookies” or “Third party cookies”: depending on whether they are set by a server of the same web domain or another domain.

Classification of cookies based on purpose:

  • User input cookies or session cookies: Used for sign-ins, shopping carts, etc.
  • Authentication cookies: Used to identify the user once they log-in to the system.
  • User-centric security cookies: Cookies aimed at increasing the security of a service requested by the user, such as controlling security when attempting to repeatedly access a registration system.
  • Multimedia player session cookies (Flash Cookies): Used to store technical data necessary to play video or audio (such as image quality or network speed).
  • Load balancing session cookies: These cookies will only store information about connection points (technical cookie).
  • UI customization cookies: Usually used to personalise the appearance of the website (language, etc).
  • Social plug-in content sharing cookies: Social networks usually contain “plug-in modules” that website owners can integrate into their platform so that social network users can share content with their contacts. These plug-ins typically involve installing cookies on users’ computers.
  • Third party advertising: Cookies used for third party advertising networks.
  • Analytics cookies: Generate statistics regarding the flow of visitors, browsing patterns, etc.
  1. Types, purpose and operation of the cookies used on the website

Cookies currently used on the website are:

Name of cookie1st or 3rd PartyPurposeLifespanInvolves access to personal dataType of cookie
AccessPointSession1st PartySession cookie which assigns a unique user ID. Used for access to private areasExpires at end of sessionYesSession
qlikmachineid1st PartySession cookie which assigns a unique user ID to the computer accessing it. Used for access to private areas1 yearYesSession
_ga3rd PartyUsed to distinguish between users.Session DurationNoAnalytics
cdp-cookies-plugin-wp1st PartyUsed to show or not show the cookie policy warning depending on whether or not it has been accepted.One YearNoSession
wordpress_test_cookie1st PartyThis cookie is installed during the login process to check that the browser is properly configured to allow the necessary cookies for the proper functioning of the website.One YearNoSession
  1. How to disable cookies in the main browsers

Cookies can be blocked or disabled with the configuration tools of your browser. The browser allows you to either refuse to install all cookies or only some of them.

Below we offer links to the tools of the major browsers where you can learn how to disable cookies.

Google Chrome = en&hlrm = en

Mozilla Firefox

Apple Safari

Internet Explorer

Version 5

Version 6

Versions 7 and 8

Version 9

Version 10 and later

  1. What happens if cookies are disabled

If you reject cookies you can still use our website, but it is possible that some services and/or links will stop working, cannot start or cannot maintain the interactive session with the services of the website. We will therefore not be able to obtain valuable information in order to offer you content tailored to your interests and allow you to more quickly and easily access information related to your interests.

  1. Changes in the Cookies Policy

The BSM BIKES websites may modify this cookies policy, either by incorporating new cookies due to the requirements of new content that may be offered, or on the basis of new legislative or regulatory demands that may make it necessary to change it. Users are therefore advised to consult it before browsing the website and every time they return to it.[/tp]