What is a COOKIE?

A cookie is a text file which is downloaded onto the user’s terminal equipment when visiting certain websites with the objective of, amongst others, storing and retrieving information on a user’s or an equipment’s browsing habits in order to effectively navigate the web pages, remember preferences, better understand how the Website works and, in general, improve the Internet browsing experience. Unless you have configured your browser to disable cookies, our system will use cookies whilst visiting our Website.

What do we use cookies for on our Website?

Cookies are an essential part of how our Website works. At P. FERRO GPF S.L. (hereinafter “GPF”) we use cookies on our websites in order to:

If you would like additional information we recommend you read the following document of the AGPD (Spanish Data protection agency):

What do we NOT use cookies for on our Website?

Cookies are solely associated to your browser and do not themselves provide any personal information (such as your address, password, etc.). Cookies do not corrupt damage your computer.

Who uses the information stored in the cookies?

The information stored in the cookies of the GPF Websites is used only by us, with the exception of those identified later on as "third-party cookies" (Google Analytics), which are used and managed by external companies in order to provide us with the services requested by us to improve our services and the user’s experience when navigating our Website. The main services for which these "third-party cookies" are used are for obtaining browsing statistics.

What specific cookies does this Website use and for what purposes?

On the table below you can verify the cookies used by this Website along with the purpose of each one of them.

Session Cookies designed to gather and store data while the user accesses the Website. They are temporary and disappear when the user ends the session. They help analyse web traffic patterns to adapt our services to them. Session
Cookies use acceptance Indentifies whether the user has accepted the use of cookies on the Website. The data continues to be stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period of time established by the company responsible for the cookie.  Persistent 
 Technical and functional  Identifier of user logon and parameters necessary to navigate between the part in open and restricted access.  Persistent 
Google Analytics
(third-party cookies)
Allows for monitoring the Website using the Google Analytics tool. It is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., (a company of Delaware with main offices at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, USA) to help the Website analyse the users’ browsing habits, aimed at optimising functionalities and the Website’s technical and operational maintenance and guaranteeing the best possible service.

The information generated by the cookie concerning the Website (including its IP address) will be directly transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information on our behalf for the purpose of evaluating your usage of the Website, generating reports about Website activity (type of device, browser used, number of times a user visits the Website, dates of the first and last visit, duration, from which page he/she accessed, which search engine was used and under what terms, on which link did he/she click, from which place in the world, etc.).

The configuration of these cookies is predetermined by the service provided by Google, therefore we suggest you check the Google Analytics privacy web page,, in order to obtain further information on the cookies used and how to disable them.

GPF is not responsible for the content or the authenticity of third-party Websites.

How can I avoid the use of cookies on this Website?

We inform you that you can disable or block the cookies on this Website by activating your browser settings which allow you to refuse the installation of all or some cookies. Most browsers allow for warning of the presence cookies or rejecting them automatically. If you reject them you can continue browsing our Website, although the use of some of its services may be limited and therefore your experience of our Website could be less satisfactory.

How can I disable and block cookies?

To restrict, block or delete this Website’s cookies you may do so, at any time, by modifying your browser’s settings. Although each browser’s settings are different, cookie settings are usually edited on the "Preferences" or "Tools" menus. We recommend you check the information each browser offers on how to disable the use of cookies ("Help" menu).

Withdraw my consent

If you wish to withdraw your consent relating to our Cookies Policy at any time, you must delete all cookies stored on your device through your browser settings.

Changes in Cookies Policy

We may occasionally update our Website’s Cookies Policy, therefore we suggest you review this policy from time to time so as to be properly informed on how and with what purpose we use cookies. This Cookies Policy was updated for the last time on the 1st July 2014.


If you have any queries, comments or suggestions about our Cookies Policy, please send us an e-mail to