The present document represents the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” of the website, in compliance with the Directive n. 196/2003 on personal data protection and the European Directive 2009/136/CE on the use of cookies.
Hereby are described the methods of collecting and processing the personal data of the users that browse the website (excluding third parties pages that could be linked in the website).

The “holder” of information
By browsing the website some data referring to identified or identifiable persons can be collected and processed. The “holder” of this data società CREI STT Elettronica sas, whose legal address is: via V. Bellini 3, Villanova di Castenaso (BO) – Italy.

Purpose and means of processing
The main purpose of this website is to provide information regarding the services and products offered by CREI STT Elettronica sas; therefore the collection of users’ personal data is, in most cases, not expected.  However, specific areas like “Contacts” or “Request Offer” require to fill a registration form where contact information is requested to the user. In these events, the present document (where the use of personal and browsing data is clarified, in compliance with the current laws) is provided and the user’s prior agreement required.
Any other purpose of data capture on the website will be properly notified to the user, ensuring the full transparency of the information and the user’s awareness.

Data communication
No data collected from the website is communicated or spread to third parties. Personal data provided by users that request for information material (catalogs, data-sheet, newsletter, reply to queries etc.) are employed in order to render the service required; this data is communicated to third parties only if strictly necessary for the purpose of the service (e.g. shipping service).
Some contact details (e.g. e-mail address) can be used to send information and updates about the company and the products through our newsletter.

Types of data processed
IT systems and software procedures that run the website collect, during their normal activity, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of internet communication protocols. This information is not collected to be associated to an identified person but, for its own nature, could identify users through particular process or connection with third parties data. IP addresses or domain names of the computers that are browsing the website are included in this type of data, as well as other parameters referred to the operating system or the IT environment.
This data is processed only for statistics purposes regarding the use of the website and to ensure its correct functioning.
Any communication or e-mail sent by a user by his/her own will and interest to any address or contact form listed in the website, implies the acquisition of the sender’s contact details (e-mail, postal address, telephone etc.) in order to provide the information or service requested.

Cookies are pieces of information or small text files (often containing an anonymous unique identifying code) that are sent by a server web to the browser and afterwards stored on the user’s computer. These text files can be read by these websites, helping identifying the user when returning to that website.
Cookies are used mainly to make website work better and to provide information regarding the interests and behavior of users to the website owner.

The website uses the following types of cookies:
Technical cookies (see necessary cookies below) essential to the correct performance of the website (e.g. navigating back to a page in the same session);
Analytics cookies, owned by a third party (Google Inc.), which provide useful and anonymous information about the behavior of users on the website. For further information, please read Google policy:
If the user doesn't want Google Analytics to collect any data, these are the options available:
Choose “incognito mode” for private browsing (Do Not Track option).
To activate this function on most search engines, click on the browser to see how:
Internet Explorer, Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari.
Disable Google Analytics, installing on the browser the following plug-in:
More in general, by surfing the web it’s possible to find the following types of cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies: they are essential to browse websites and to use their different features. Without these cookies it wouldn't be possible to use search engines or shop on-line. They don’t collect data about the user that could be used for marketing purposes nor track the navigation through the web. They are necessary to the functioning of the website, blocking them would affect the performance of the website. For this type of cookies user’s consent is not required, since they are necessary to ensure the service required.
Functionality cookies: they are employed to make the navigation among pages easier, to memorize the settings chosen and to provide personalized features. The acceptance of these cookies is implied when personalized options and functions are chosen. Disabling these cookies may affect the performance and functionality of the website and may restrict access to content on the website.

User’s discretion to provide data
Besides what reported above about browsing data, it’s at the user’s discretion to fill the contact forms with personal details to require information material or for any other type of communication. Not proving some data could however limit to fulfill the service requested.

Processing methods
Personal data are processed with computerized tools only for the time necessary to accomplish with what they were collected for. Proper security measures are followed to prevent unauthorized access, loss of data or any illicit and unlawful use of it.

Rights of the user
The user has the right to obtain at any time the confirmation of the existence or non-existence of personal information concerning him/her, to know the content and its origin, verify its accuracy or require an integration, update or rectification (Directive n. 196/2003).
The user has also the right to obtain the cancellation, transformation in an anonymous form or the blocking of information processed by breach of the law, as well as refusing for legitimate reasons to process their personal data. Queries of this type should be send to