Policy pursuant to section 13 of Legislative Decree N° 196/03, Italian “Code on the subject of personal data protection” (henceforth “Code”)

Source of Personal Data and Data Controller

In this page are described the general rules concerning Personal Data processing of this Site’s visitors and Cookie users, while specific data processing sections can be visited to learn about specific policies and make specific requests for consent (related to specific data processing).
This Policy only applies to this Site and does not include any other site visited by the user through the use of Internet links.
We hereby commit ourselves to protect the user’s personal information and this document aims to help understand the information collected and how to use it.

The processing of Personal Data is performed with the use of manual, computerized and electronic means by logics correlated with the purposes thereof and in the time strictly necessary to attain the objectives for which such data were collected. In addition, the processing of Personal Data is performed in order to guarantee the safety and privacy of these Data in compliance with the Code.
Employees and collaborators entrusted by the Data Controller to process data can become aware of the user’s personal data.

Optional Supply of Data

Apart from the aforesaid navigation data, the User is free to provide Personal Data contained in the request forms of the website (i.e. requests for service information or other). Not providing these data may lead to the impossibility on the part of the Site to provide the information requested (see related policies).

Data Subject’s Rights

By contacting the Privacy Service at the Data Controller’s office, the Data Subject has the right, at any time, to obtain confirmation about the existence of his/her personal Data and to know their contents and origin, verify the accuracy and ask for their integration, updating and rectification (art. 7 of the Italian Code on the subject of personal data protection). According to the same article, the User has the right to demand their cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or block of the Data processed in violation of the law, as well as the right to oppose in any case, for legitimate reasons, to their processing.


IT systems and software procedures used to operate this Site acquire, during the normal course of operation, some Personal Data, whose transfer is implicit in the application of Internet communication protocols. It concerns information which is not collected to be associated with a specific individual, but which, by its own very nature, could, through elaborations and associations with Data owned by third parties, enable to identify the User. In this category of Data are included, for instance, IP addresses or users’ domain names, parameters related to the operating system and so on. These Data are solely used to collect anonymous statistical information on the use of the Site and to control its correct functioning. These Data could also be used by the Competent Authorities to ascertain responsibility in case of hypothetical computer crimes against the Site.


What are cookies

A Cookie is a small text file which is saved in the User’s computer or mobile device from a website server and can be read or recovered from the server. It includes some information and allows the website to remember, for instance, the User’s preferences or the products in his/her chart. The Directives on Electronic Communications and the Disposition of the Italian Data Protection Authority of 8 May 2014, n. 229, on the subject of “Definition of simplification measures for information and collection of consent about the use of cookies”, provide for the use of Cookies only after previous consent by the user.

Why do we use cookies

We are always looking for better ways to improve our Website and to make it easier for the User to know our products. In order to do that, it is important for us to help the User better understand how to use our Website. We have a specific Contact page where we collect information through the completion of a form which the customer is free to fill in or not, and to send us by clicking on the Send button, and by doing this the User explicitly agrees on the collection of his/her Personal Data. Cookies also help us offer the User a better and wider experience: i.e. clicking “Like” on Facebook or “twitting” about some interesting subject (Cookies facilitate such operations).

Types of cookies. The Cookies we use are the following:

1) Technical Cookies: browsing or session

How to reject the installation or proceed with the cancellation of Cookies

If you wish, you can set your browser through the appropriate options to reject the automatic installation of Cookies or to cancel all installed Cookies from your computer or mobile device.

The procedure is different according to the type of browser that is used. The Internet links to the supporting pages of the main browsers are the following:

Google Chromehttps://support.google.com/accounts/topic/2373959?hl=it&ref_topic=2373957 
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/it/kb/Attivare%20e%20disattivare%20i%20cookie#firefox:win7:fx38
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11-win-7
Safari: https://support.apple.com/it-it/HT201265

WARNING: disabling and / or removing of technical Cookies may involve inconvenience to your navigation within the site.

Data Controller

Elle Consulting S.A.S P.I. 06288000489, Via De’ Benci 15, 50122 Firenze, email: info@bencihouse.com

Usage Data

These Data are the information that this Site collects automatically (or third parties’ sites used by this Site), among which are: IP addresses or domain names used by the visitor to connect to this Site, URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in reply, the numerical code indicating the status of response from the server (successful, error, etc.), the country of origin, the characteristics of the browser and operating system used by the visitor, the time frames of the access (the time spent on each page, for instance) and the details of the itinerary followed within the Site, with particular reference to the sequence of the pages visited, to the parameters of the User’s operating system and his/her IT environment.

Legal Notice

Notice to European Users: the present Privacy Policy follows the requirements prescribed in Art. 10 of Directive n. 95/46/CE, as well as in Directive 2002/58/CE, as updated in Directive 2009/136/CE, on the subject of Cookies, Italian law.

Such Privacy Policy exclusively applies to this Site.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

The present Privacy Policy could be subject to changes in time, which can be related to new sector-specific laws and regulations and to the updating and provision of new services, that is for instance technological innovations, and for such reason the User/visitor is invited to periodically visit this page.

It is possible to find more information about Cookies at the following addresses:
Italian Data Protection Authority Site