Cravattificio Gierre S.r.l. (“Gierre”), well aware of the importance of the protection of personal data, in its capacity as Controller, informs the users (“Data Subjects”) of the website (“Site”) that the Site uses cookies to make navigation easier. The personal data acquired through these tools shall be processed in compliance with current laws.

In accordance with Article 13 of Regulation (EU) No 2016/679 (the ‘Regulation’), Gierre shall provide the following information concerning the management and the processing of data.

  1. Types of data collected, purpose and legal basis of processing

During the navigation, the Site collect personal data related to the Data Subjects (“Data”) through the installation of cookies, i.e. small text file that a website sends to the device (usually the browser) of the users who have visited it. Cookies will be stored in such device before being re-sent to the website when the user visits it again.

The Data Subjects may deny or revoke, at any time, their consent to installation of cookies while browsing this Site. To revoke the consent, the Data Subjects shall click on the opt –out button, where provided, or follow the procedure described below.

(i) Types of cookies used by the Site

Technical and analytical cookies with limited identification potential.

Technical cookies are cookies used for the sole purpose of carrying out or facilitating the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary in order to provide an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide this service. 

Analytical cookies are used instead to analyse and measure the use of the website by users. Analytical cookies are assimilated to technical cookies when used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the Site.

The legal basis that legitimises said processing of personal data is art. 6 (1)(b) of the Regulation, since said processing allows the Data Subjects to use the service requested.

The technical and analytical cookies used by the site are:


Technical cookie: Google analysis tool that helps website and app owners understand how visitors interact with the content they own.

Type of data processed: information collected is anonymous and used for the sole purpose of carrying out our internal statistical analyzes, useful for optimizing the site and the services offered.

Cookie expiry: 14 months.

Cookie settings

(ii) Deactivating cookies.

All modern browsers allow their users to decide whether to block the installation of cookies on their terminal and to delete those already installed. This also applies even to cookies installed as a result of browsing this Site. In this case browsing the Site may be difficult or even impossible.

The ways to disable the installation of cookies on the most modern browsers are listed below: 

Google Chrome – Select the Chrome menu icon.

– Select “Settings”.

At the bottom of the page, select “Show Advanced Settings”.

– In the “Privacy” section, select “Content settings”.

– Select Prevent sites from setting data.

– Select “Finish”.

For more information visit this page.

Internet Explorer – Click on the “Tools” button and then on “Internet Options”.

– Click on the Privacy tab and in the Settings section, move the slider up to block all cookies or down to allow them and click OK.

For more information visit this page.

Apple Safari – Visit the Preferences page.

– From the Privacy panel choose the option to block cookies.

– To delete already stored cookies, press the “Remove all website data” button.

For more information visit this page.

Apple Safari per dispositivi mobili – Touch the Settings> Safari> Block cookies button.

– Choose the option “Always allow”, “Allow only from websites I visit”, “Allow only from current website” or “Always block”. In IOS 7 or older versions, choose “Never”, “Third party and advertisers” or “Always”.

For more information visit this page.

Mozilla Firefox – Click on the menu button and select Preferences.

– Select the Privacy panel.

– Under History settings: select use custom settings.

– To activate cookies, mark Accept cookies from sites; to turn them off, remove the mark from the item.

– If you are having problems with cookies, also make sure that the option Accept third-party cookies is not set to Never.

-Choose how long cookies can remain stored:

– Keep them until: they expire: cookies will be removed when they reach the expiry date (date set by the site that sends cookies).

– Keep them until:  Firefox closes: cookies stored on your computer will be removed when Firefox is closed.

– Keep them until: ask each time: displays a warning every time a website tries to set a cookie and asks the user if he wants this cookie to be saved.

– Close the page. Any changes made will be automatically saved.

For more information visit this page.

Opera – Go to Preferences area.

– Select the “Advanced” area and enter the “Cookies” section.

– To disable cookie storage by the browser, select the “Never accept cookies” setting.

For more information visit this page.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, Gierre informs that the Data Subjects can use Your Online Choices. Through this service it is possible to manage the tracking preferences of most advertising tools. Gierre, therefore, recommends using this resource in addition to the information provided in this document.

2 Data retention period

The Data collected and processed following the navigation of the Site will be retained for the entire period of service requested and then immediately cancelled. The cookies installed through the Site are temporary and are automatically deleted at the deadline indicated in this policy. 

  1. Methods of processing

The Data shall be processed by staff of Gierre that have express authority to do so, by analogue and electronic means, stored on any suitable device and organised in a database. Specific security measures shall be implemented to prevent the loss of the Data, as well as any illegal or incorrect use thereof and unauthorised access thereto. The processing of the Data shall not involve automated decision-making methods.

  1. Provision of Data 

The provision of Data – and so the installation of the cookies – is optional; in default, no consequences will affect the Data Subjects. However, if technical cookies are not installed, the Site, or some of its services, could be unavailable. 

  1. Disclosure of the Data

The Data may be disclosed to: (i) subjects having the right and interest to access the personal data of the Data Subjects under national or EU laws; (ii) companies, associations or professional firms that provide services, on behalf of Gierre and in their quality of Data Processor, for the fulfilment of legal obligations as well as services for any other organisational and administrative requirements (“Data Processor”). The names of the Processors are reported in an updated list available from Gierre (to be requested by using the contact details indicated in Section 9). The Data shall not be disseminated.

  1. Transfer of Data to Countries that are not part of the EU or to international organisations

Gierre shall not transfer the Data to Countries that are not part of the EU or to international organisations.

  1. Rights of the Data Subjects

The Data Subjects may at any time exercise their rights provided for in the Regulation, including: 

– to request information on: (i) the origin of the Data; (ii) the purposes and methods of processing; (iii) the logic applied in the event of the use of electronic devices; (iv) the details of the Controller and of the Processors.

– to obtain: (i) access to, the updating of, or the rectification or integration of the Data; (ii) the erasure, anonymisation or blocking of Data unlawfully processed; (iii) limitation of the processing of Data; (iv) a copy of the Data in standard format.

– to object, in whole or in part, to the processing carried out:

  1. a) for the purposes of scientific, historical or statistical research, even if pertinent to the collection purpose, if such opposition is based on reasons related to their particular situation;
  2. b) for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in the Controller or to pursue the legitimate interest of the Controller or of a third party;
  3. c) for the purpose of sending promotional materials, advertising and direct marketing;

– to revoke, at any time, the consent given and on the basis of which the processing has been allowed, without affecting the lawfulness of the processing already carried out on the basis of the consent given before revoking said consent.

In the event that they believe that the processing of their Data is against the law, the Data Subjects may submit a complaint to the supervisory authority of the Member State of their habitual residence or work, or to the place in which the alleged violation occurred. The Italian Supervisory Authority can be contacted using the details provided on its own website.

  1. Data Controller

The Data Controller is Cravattificio Gierre S.r.l., Via Carlo Poma n. 24, 20129 – Milano, Vat 06259350152, acting through its legal representative pro tempore. Gierre may also be contacted by e-mail at  [email protected].

To exercise the rights listed above, the Data Subject may submit their request by e-mail to [email protected].

Gierre reserves the right to update this information on the processing of Data.