Extended Policy on the Use of Cookies

Use of Cookies

4plusnutrition.com or the “Website” uses Cookies to make its services simple and efficient for users visiting the web pages of International Sport Nutrition.
Users visiting the Website, will see minimum quantities of information entered on their devices, whether computers or mobile devices, in small text files known as "cookies" saved in the directories used by the User’s web browser. If the cookies are disabled, some of our services may not function properly and you will not be able to see the pages correctly.
There are various types of cookies, some of which make the use of the Site more effective, while others to enable certain functions.

Analyzed in more detail, our cookies allow you to:

  • store the preferences entered
  • prevent users from having to enter the same information, such as username and password, more than once when visiting the Website
  • analyze the use of the services and content provided by 4plusnutrition.com in order to optimize the navigation experience and services offered

Types of cookies available

The following are the various types of cookies used by International Sport Nutrition according to their intended uses.

Technical Cookies

This type of cookies are used to ensure the proper operation of certain sections of the Website. There are two categories of technical cookies, persistent and session cookies, are defined as follows:

  • Persistent: once you close the browser they are not destroyed but remain until a preset expiration date
  • Session: they are destroyed every time the browser is closed

These cookies, always sent from our domain, are required in order to view the Website and for the technical services offered, and therefore will always be used and sent, as long as the user does not change the settings in his/her own browser (thus compromising the display of some of the website pages).

Analytical Cookies

Cookies in this category are used to gather information about the Website. International Sport Nutrition will use this information regarding anonymous statistical analyses in order to improve the use of the Website and make the content more interesting and relevant to the wishes of users. This type of cookie collects anonymous data concerning the activity of the users and how they reached the Website. The analytical cookies are sent from the Website Itself or from third-party domains.

Third Party Service Analysis Cookies

These cookies are used to gather information about the use of the Website by users in an anonymous manner such as: page views, time spent, origins of traffic, geographic origin, age, gender and interests for marketing campaign purposes. These cookies are sent from third-party domains external to the Website, in our case from Google Analytics.

Cookies to integrate products and functions of third-party software

This type of cookie integrates features developed by third parties within the pages of the Website as icons and preferences expressed in social networks in order to share the contents of the site or for the use of third-party software services (such as software generate maps and other software that offers additional services). These cookies are sent from third-party domains and partner websites that offer their functions on the pages of the Website.

Profiling Cookies

These cookies are needed to create user profiles in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user within the pages of the Website.
In our Website we DO NOT USE cookie profiling.

User Consent

4plusnutrition.com, according to current regulations, is not required to seek consent for technical cookies, as these are needed to provide the requested services.
As for all other types of cookies, consent may be expressed by the user with one or more of the following ways:

  • Through specific browser configurations used or through its IT softwares used to navigate the pages of the Website.
  • By changing the settings for the use of third-party services

Both of these solutions might prevent the user from using or viewing parts of the Website.

The Websites and third parties services

The Website may contain links to other websites that have their own privacy policy which may be different from the one adopted by International Sport Nutrition, and therefore we not responsible for these sites.

Cookies used by 4plusnutrition.com

Type of cookieDescription of UseData CollectedPolicy Link and Processing Location
Form or Contact FormThe user consents to the use of the data entered in the contact form in order to respond to the requests for proposals, information, or any other reason (indicated in the title of the form).Name, email, phone numberPrivacy Policy
Tynt of 33acrossThe service of Tynt is necessary to monitor the copying and distribution of the content of www.4plusnutrition.comCookies and data usageUSA – Privacy PolicyOpt Out
Mozcast of MozThe service of Mozcast is needed for the plugin used for the analysis of the changes to the Google algorithm.Cookies and data usageUSA – Privacy Policy
Like button and third-party services of Facebook, Inc.The "Like" button and Facebook services are needed to interact with the social network Facebook and are provided by Facebook, Inc.Cookies and data usageUSA – Privacy PolicyLearn More
Tweet button and third-party services of Twitter, Inc.The "Tweet" button and related services are needed to interact with the social network Twitter and are provided by Twitter, Inc.Cookies and data usageUSA – Privacy PolicyLearn More
Pulsante Google+ button and third-party services of Google Inc.The "+1" button and services related to Google+ are needed to interact with the social network Google Plus and are provided by Google, Inc.Cookies and data usageUSA – Privacy PolicyOpt in
Youtube and third party services of Google Inc.outube is a social network dedicated to the display of video content and is managed by Google Inc. with the ability to integrate content within its own pages.Cookies and data usageUSA – Privacy PolicyOpt in
Vimeo of Vimeo, LLCVimeo is a social network dedicated to the display of video content and it is managed by Vimeo, LLC with the ability of integrating content within its own pages.Cookies and data usageUSA – Privacy Policy
Analysis of Access of Google Analytics and third party services of Google Inc. The logins and user interactions on this website are analyzed using the service of Google Analytics, which is managed by Google, Inc. Cookies and data usage USA – Privacy PolicyOpt in
Akismet of Automattic Inc.Akismet’s service is needed to protect the pages of this website against SPAM, and it is provided by Automattic Inc.Various types of data (specified in the privacy policy of the service)USA – Privacy Policy
CloudFlareCloudFlare provides a distribution service, traffic optimization and caching of the pages from this website, and it is provided by CloudFlare Inc. Since the traffic between the website and the user's browser is filtered by this software, it could incur a collection of data for the purpose of statistics.Cookies and data usageUSA – Privacy Policy
Google Fonts service of Google Inc.Google Fonts is a service that allows you to incorporate and display custom font styles and is operated by Google Inc.Cookies and data usageUSA – Privacy PolicyOpt in
Share ThisShare This is a service that allows you to share content on various social platforms.Cookies and data usageUSA – Privacy Policy
HotJar service of Hotjar Inc. HotJar is a service that allows a visitor to identify and record the session while surfing ;) and is run by Hotjar Ltd. Cookie e dati di utilizzo Malta – Privacy PolicyCookies

How to disable cookies using browser configurations

Chrome

  1. Run the Chrome browser
  2. Click on the menu button in the toolbar of the browser to the right of the entry box for the url navigation
  3. Select Settings
  4. Click Show Advanced Settings
  5. In the "Privacy" section click on the “Content Settings“ button
  6. In the "Cookies" section you can change the following cookie settings:
    • Allow the saving of data locally
    • Change the local data only until you close your browser
    • Do not allow sites to set cookies
    • Block third-party cookies and site data
    • Manage exceptions for some internet sites
    • Delete one or all cookies

Learn More at google support page.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Run the Mozilla Firefox Browser
  2. Click on the menu button in the toolbar of the browser to the right of the entry box for the url navigation
  3. Select Preferences
  4. Select the Privacy panel
  5. Click on Show Advanced Settings
  6. 6. In the "Privacy" section click on the “Content Settings“ button
  7. In the “Tracking” section you can change the following cookie settings:
    • Request sites not to do any tracking
    • Notify the sites about the availability of being tracked
    • Not to express any preferences relative to the tracking of personal data
  8. From the “History” section you can:
    • Enable "Use custom settings" to select to accept third party cookies (always, from the sites most visited, or never) and keep them for a specified period (until they expire, close Firefox or ask every time)
    • Remove individual stored cookies

Learn More at mozilla support page.

Internet Explorer

  1. Run the Internet Explorer Browser
  2. Click the Tools button and choose Internet Options
  3. 3. Click the Privacy tab and in the Settings section change the slider according to the action you would like to take for the cookies:
    • Block all cookies
    • Allow all cookies
    • Selection of sites from which to obtain cookie: move the cursor to a halfway position so as not to block or allow all cookies, then click on Sites, in the Website Address box to enter a website, and then click on Block or Allow.

Learn More at microsoft support page.

Safari 6

  1. Run the Safari Browser.
  2. Click Safari, then select Preferences and click on Privacy
  3. 3. In the Block Cookie section specify how Safari should accept cookies from websites.
  4. n order to see which sites have stored cookies click on Details

Learn More at apple support page.

Safari iOS (mobile devices)

  1. Run the iOS Safari Browser.
  2. Tap Settings, then Safari
  3. Tap Block Cookies and then you can choose from several options: “Never”, “From third-parties and advertisers” or “Always”
  4. 4. To delete all cookies stored by Safari, tap Settings, then Safari and then finally Clear Cookies and Data.

Learn More at apple support page.

Opera

  1. Run the Opera browser
  2. Click Preferences, then Advanced, and then click Cookies
  3. Select one of the following options:
    • Accept all cookies
    • Accept cookies only from the sites I visit: the third-party cookies that are sent to and from a domain other than the one you are visiting will be rejected
    • Never accept cookies: does not accept any cookies from any site

Learn More at opera help page.

This page is visible through the link at the bottom of all the pages of the Website in accordance with article 122 second paragraph of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 and following the simplified procedures for the report and acquisition of consent for the use of cookies published in the Official Gazette no. 126 of June 3, 2014 and its record of provisions no. 229 of May 8, 2014.