What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small data file that may be stored on the hard drive of your computer or device in your browser’s file directory when you access Tuscanini’s website. When you visit Tuscanini’s website, cookies may be set by Tuscanini (first party cookies) or by other companies (third party cookies) such as cookies from Google Analytics, Disqus, Typekit and Addthis. When you return to Tuscanini’s website, or when you access other web pages within Tuscanini’s website, your web browser will send the information stored in the cookie to Tuscanini or to the third party that sets the cookie. For more information about cookies, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

How are Cookies used?

Cookies are used on Tuscanini’s website for a variety of purposes:

  1. Basic Functions. Tuscanini’s website uses cookies that are strictly necessary in order to provide a function of the website such as to keep you logged-in where registration is required or to provide a shopping cart. These cookies may be set by Tuscanini, or by third parties, such as a “Tweet” button by Twitter or a “Like” button by Facebook.
  2. Site Improvement. Tuscanini’s website uses cookies to better understand how visitors are using the website to improve the information and functionality of Tuscanini’s website. These cookies help Tuscanini learn, for example, if some webpages are not being frequently visited or if visitors are having difficulties navigating Tuscanini’s website. These cookies may be set by Tuscanini, or by third-party companies such as NetInsight or Google.
  3. Personalization. Tuscanini’s website uses cookies to personalize the content that is displayed on Tuscanini’s website, or to remember you when you return to Tuscanini’s website. For example, we may use a blog tool Disqus.
  4. Advertising. Third party advertising companies may have Tuscanini’s permission to serve ads on Tuscanini’s behalf across the Internet or to display ads for other companies on Tuscanini’s website. These third party advertising companies use cookies to measure and improve the effectiveness of their advertising. To do so, these companies may use generic information about your visits to Tuscanini’s website and other websites for online preference marketing purposes, in order to provide ads about goods and services of specific interest to you.

How Long are Cookies Stored?

We set cookies to expire after they have accomplished their purpose. Tuscanini’s website uses cookies that expire when you close your browser (i.e., session cookies) or that expire after a set period of time (i.e., so-called persistent cookies). Cookies that are stored by third parties will have their expiration period determined by the third party, not by Tuscanini.

Your Choices

You decide whether cookies are stored on your computer or device and can choose to delete them. By accepting cookies that are stored on your computer when you visit Tuscanini’s website, we conclude that you have accepted the use of cookies as explained in this Cookie Policy.

You can manage cookies one or more ways:

  1. Browser Setting. Your browser supports a variety of settings to control the cookies that are set on your computer or device and to delete cookies. These settings are typically found under the “Tools”, “Settings”, or “Options” menus. You can also check the “help” menu of your browser to learn how to change the cookie preferences through your browser settings. Note that you will need to manage the settings for each browser you use and on each device you use. Further information from several popular browsers can be found at the following sites:
  1. Online Tools. Some third parties allow you to manage cookies through online tools such as: Network Advertising Initiative, Digital Advertising Alliance, Your Online Choices, and Adobe Flash.
  2. Browser Extensions. Some third parties have created software can be added to your web browser to manage their or third party cookies such as: Privacy Badger, Google Analytics, Ghostery by Evidon, Inc.

Please note that while you are free to decline cookies, you may not be able to use certain features on this site or take full advantage of all of Tuscanini’s offerings if you decline cookies. Our reference to any third party or their software or services is not an endorsement by Tuscanini of such third party or their products and services and we disclaim any liability for the use or operation of any third party software or services.


We reserve the right to change this Cookie Policy from time to time and in Tuscanini’s sole discretion. We reserve the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of this Cookie Policy at any time, but will inform you that changes have been made by indicating on the Cookie Policy the date it was last updated. When you visit the site, you are accepting the current version of this Cookie Policy as posted on the site at that time.

Further Information

Please feel free to contact Tuscanini with any comments, questions, complaints or suggestions regarding the information practices described in this web page. Click here to access Tuscanini’s Contact form, or write to Tuscanini Tuscanini s.r.l.s. Via Giuseppe La Farina, 47 Florence Tuscany, Italy 50132.


Last Edited on 2015-12-14