Cookie Policy

BACKGROUND does not use its own or third party cookies.


A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain websites. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their computer, and depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, they can be used to recognise the user. The user's browser stores cookies on the hard drive only during the current session, occupying minimal memory space and not harming the computer. Cookies do not contain any kind of specific personal information, and most of them are deleted from the hard drive at the end of the browser session (what are known as session cookies).


According to the EU directive, cookies that require the user's informed consent are analytics cookies and advertising and affiliate cookies, with the exception of those of a technical nature and those necessary for the operation of the website or the provision of services expressly requested by the user.


a) Depending on the entity that manages them, there are first-party cookies (those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the publisher itself and from which the solicited service is provided) and third party Cookies (those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies).

b) Depending on how long they remain active, there are session cookies (designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page) and persistent cookies (in which the data is stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period defined by the party responsible for the cookie (which can range from a few minutes to several years).

c)  Depending on the purpose for which they process the information they collect, they may be:
– Technical cookies: These are necessary for the use of the website and the provision of the contracted service.
– Personalisation cookies: These cookies allow the user to access the service with predefined characteristics, such as language, browser type, regional settings, etc.
– Analysis cookies: These are those that, whether handled by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and thus carry out the measurement and statistical analysis of the use made by users of the service offered. In order to do this, your navigation on our website is analysed in order to improve our offer of products and services.
– Advertising cookies: These collect information about users' preferences and personal choices.
– Affiliate cookies: These allow tracking of visits from other websites, with which the website establishes an affiliation contract.


You may at any time access your browser settings to accept or reject all cookies, or select which cookies you do accept and which you do not by following one of the following procedures, which depends on the browser you use:

Google Chrome (in the Tools Menu):
Settings > Show advanced options > Privacy (Content settings) > Cookies:

Microsoft Internet Explorer (in the Tools Menu):
Internet Options > Privacy > Advanced:

Options > Privacy > Cookies:

Safari, iPad and iPhone:
Preferences > Privacy

Settings > Options > Advanced > Cookies

These browsers are subject to updates or modifications, so we cannot guarantee that they will completely adjust the version of your browser. It may also be that you use another browser that is not not covered by these links, such as Konqueror, Arora, Flock, etc. In order to avoid these mismatches, you can access directly from your browser options, usually in the "Options" menu in the "Privacy" section. (Please consult your browser's help for more information). 


To restrict or block cookies,  do it through your browser settings.

If you do not want websites to place any cookies on your computer, you can adapt your browser settings so that you are notified before any cookies are placed. Similarly, you can adapt your settings so that your browser rejects all cookies, or only third-party cookies. You can also delete any cookies that are already on your computer. Please note that you will need to adapt the settings separately for each browser and computer you use.

Please note that if you do not wish to receive cookies, we can no longer guarantee that our website will function properly.Some features of the site may be lost and you may no longer be able to view certain websites. Also, rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see advertisements. It simply means that ads will not be tailored to your interests and will be repeated more frequently.

Each browser has a different method of adapting the settings. If necessary, consult the browser's help function of your browser to set the correct settings.

To disable cookies on your mobile phone, please refer to your device's manual for more information. You can learn more about cookies on the Internet at

Given the way the Internet and websites work, we do not always have information on the cookies that are placed by third parties via our website. This applies especially in cases where our website contains so-called embedded elements:  texts, documents, images or short films that are stored elsewhere, but are displayed on or via our website.

Therefore, if you encounter such cookies on this website and they are not listed above, please let us know. Alternatively, please contact the third party directly
to request information about the cookies they set, the purpose and duration of the cookie, and how it has ensured your privacy.