The purpose of this Policy is to clearly and fully inform the User about the operation and purpose of the cookies used on our Website.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to the User's terminal (for example, a computer, a mobile phone, a tablet, etc.) when he/she accesses certain web pages, such as, for example, this one. Cookies allow these webpages, among other things, to monitor, store and retrieve information about the User's browsing habits (for example, preferences, profile, access codes, etc.) as well as obtain technical information related to the browsability of the webpages. Cookies also contribute to the functionality, usability and accessibility of webpages.
There are several types of cookies:
Analytic cookies. - These cookies collect information to allow websites to assess their use by Users and their general activity as well as collecting statistical data.
Social. - They are necessary for external social networks (Facebook, Google, Twitter, Pinterest, etc.). Their function is to control the interaction with social widgets within a webpage.
Advertising and behavioural cookies. - They collect information on the User's browsing habits and behaviour in order to identify preferences, tastes and habits within a specific Website.
Technical cookies – They are what is strictly necessary for the functionality and browsability of a webpage. They allow the User to browse through said page or application and use its different options or services.
Personalisation cookies. - They are those that allow websites to keep certain preferences (for example, language, country, regional configuration, etc.) predefined by the User on his/her first and subsequent visits) to the Website.
Third party cookies. - Third party cookies are owned by third parties used by websites to manage and improve the content and services offered. For more information about cookies, the User can visit the website All About Cookies.org, which is accessible through the following link http://www.allaboutcookies.org/es.
What types of cookies does this Website use?
They are sent to the User’s computer and managed exclusively by us for the optimum functioning of the Website. These cookies remain in the User’s browser, allowing us to identify him/her as a recurring User of the Website, improve browsing and personalise his/her content to offer content tailored to his/her preferences.
Third party cookies
The Website uses Google Analytics, an analytical web service provided by Google, Inc. (hereinafter, "Google"), a company located in the United States. Therefore, the data collected and processed by Google Analytics (including the User's IP address) may be transferred to the United States and stored on Google servers located in that country.
Through the Google Analytics cookies, GRUPO METRÓPOLIS analyses the interaction of the User with the Website, monitors his/her browsing habits within the Website, collects data of his/her activity so that GRUPO METRÓPOLIS can measure the Webpage’s performance.
The User can manage and block the processing of his/her personal data through Google Analytics via the configuration of the browser used to access the Website.
The User can expand the information contained herein on Google Analytics at https://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html?hl=es
On the other hand, the User can disable Google Analytics by installing a disabling add-on. The User can obtain more information about said add-on at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=es
How can I block or delete cookies?
To block or eliminate the installed cookies, the User must configure the browser options that he/she uses. So, if you do not want cookies installed on your hard drive, you must configure the browser so as not to receive them.
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11-win-7
For Android: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/2392709?hl=en
For Firefox in Android: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored
The blocking, disabling or elimination of the cookies used by GRUPO METRÓPOLIS on the Website may affect its full functionality, thereby making some services or functions of the Website unavailable.