Cookie Policy


In accordance with the provision of the Guarantor for the protection of personal data (hereinafter the “Guarantor”) of 8 May 2014, containing “Identification of simplified procedures for the disclosure and acquisition of consent for the use of cookies” ( hereinafter, the “Cookie Policy”), QS Italy SRL, a company with registered office in Via G. Puccini, 3 – 20900 Monza (MB) Italy intends to inform user of the following.


Cookies are small text strings stored on your computer when you visit certain pages on the Internet, when you read certain emails or when you use certain services. These are simple lines of text used for different purposes: to perform automatic authentication, to store specific information regarding users accessing the server, to keep track of statistical behaviour. The management of cookies is under the direct control of the user: you can prevent the registration of cookies, delete them or simply select the ones you want to keep. In most browsers, cookies are enabled, at the bottom you will find the information necessary to change the settings of cookies on your browser.

We provide this information as an integral part of our initiative aimed at complying with recent legislation in this area, and to ensure our honesty and transparency regarding your privacy when you use our website.


The web site of QS Italy SRL reserves the right to use cookies, with the consent of the user where the law or applicable regulations so establish, to facilitate navigation on this site and customize the information that will appear. The site of QS Italy SRL also reserves the right to use similar systems to collect information on users of the site, such as IP address, type of internet browser and operating system used and / or web pages visited by a user, for statistical or security purposes. The site of QS Italy SRL can collect this information to track the use of the site and improve certain aspects. In particular, on QS Italy SRL we use:


These cookies are essential to allow you to move within the site and to use its features, such as access to restricted areas of the website. Without these cookies the requested services cannot be provided. The strictly necessary cookies are used to store a unique identifier in order to manage and identify the user as unique as other users who are visiting the site at that time, so as to provide the user with a consistent and precise service.

Some examples of use of these cookies include:

The memory of previous actions (for example, text entered) while navigating back to a page in the same session;

Management and transfer of security tokens to different services within a website to identify the status of the visitor (for example, registered or unregistered);

Maintenance of tokens for the implementation of restricted areas of the website;

Routing of customers to specific versions / applications of a service, as may be necessary during a technical migration.


These cookies can be from a site of QS Italy SRL, have session duration or persistent. These cookies are usually the result of a user action but can also be implemented in the provision of a service that is not explicitly requested but offered to the user. They can also be used to avoid giving that user a service previously offered and rejected. Furthermore, these cookies allow sites to remember user choices (such as user name, language, country of origin, and so on). The information collected by these cookies is anonymous and cannot track user behaviour on other sites.

Some examples of use of these cookies include:

Remember the settings that a user has applied to a website such as layout, font size, preferences, colour and so on;

Remember a choice so that it is no longer required to complete a questionnaire;

Determine if a service has already been offered, such as offering a tutorial for subsequent visits to the website;

Provide information in order to allow the operation of an optional service such as the offer of a session in live chat;

Fulfilment of a user request such as presentation of a comment.


These cookies can be of a web site of QS Italy SRL or of partners, of session or persistent, their use is limited to the performance and improvement of the website. These cookies collect information on how a visitor uses the site, such as the pages visited. These cookies do not collect information that can identify you. All information collected by these cookies are aggregated anonymously and are used only to improve the functionality of the site.

Some examples of use of these cookies include:

Web Analytics: the collected data are limited only to the use of the website by the operator, to manage the performance and structure of the site. These cookies can be third-party cookies, but the information will be used exclusively by those who deal with the publication of the visited website;

Error management: measuring errors that occur on the site, usually this function will support the improvement of services or the handling of complaints and will generally be closely linked to web analytics;

Test different web site page structures: tests on variations of the structure, usually using A / B or multivariable tests, to ensure that in the current and subsequent sessions a coherent aspect for the user of the site is preserved;

Performance analysis: measurement of web site performance with particular attention to the user’s browsing experience.


In the pages and within the editorial contents published by the QS Italy SRL sites it is possible that information coming from external sites may be present. This category includes, for example, Youtube videos, Facebook Like buttons, Twitter tweets and other similar types. In this case, each service could record on the user’s browser their own cookies, whose management and registration is performed in a completely independent way by QS Italy SRL. It is recommended to visit these third-party sites to view the related privacy policy.


It is possible to prevent a site from using cookies for the described activities, or you can delete all saved cookies using the tools provided by your browser (the browser is the program you use to browse websites). Note that if you decide to disable all cookies, some features of the site you are browsing may be compromised.

You can surf temporarily avoiding that the browser registers the cookies generated by the sites by enabling incognito browsing (also called “private browsing or” anonymous browsing “) available on modern browsers. In this mode the browser, depending on the version used, does not record cookies or record only some cookies necessary for the site to function. The cookies are however deleted once the window is closed. In addition, in this mode, the sites displayed in the history are not saved and the information entered in the forms (form) is not saved in the pages Instructions are available on the browser support sites used: Google Chrome and Google Chrome Mobile, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Apple Safari Mobile.

You can disable cookies altogether or delete them by following the instructions below: Google Chrome, Google Chrome Mobile, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari, Apple Safari Mobile.

You can prevent only advertising or behavioural cookies from being saved using the service provided by the Your Online Choices website.


The identifying details of the company that owns the user’s data are present at the beginning of this information document.

The updated list of data processors, appointed for this purpose, can be found at the owner’s office. Those interested in viewing it can request a complete list at the following e-mail address

The user may, at any time and without any formalities, exercise the rights referred to in art. 15 of European Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR), by sending a communication to the e-mail address

For greater exhaustiveness, the text of the art. 15 of GDPR:

1. The data subject has the right to obtain from the data controller confirmation that the processing of personal data concerning him or her is in progress and, in this case, to obtain access to personal data and the following information:

a) the purposes of the processing;

b) the categories of personal data in question;

c) the recipients or categories of recipients to whom the personal data have been or will be communicated, in particular if recipients of third countries or international organizations;

d) where possible, the retention period of the personal data provided or, if not possible, the criteria used to determine this period;

e) the existence of the right of the interested party to request the data controller to rectify or delete personal data or limit the processing of personal data concerning him or to oppose their treatment;

f) the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority;

g) if the data are not collected from the data subject, all information available on their origin;

h) the existence of an automated decision-making process, including the profiling referred to in Article 22 (1) and (4) and, at least in such cases, significant information on the logic used, as well as the importance and expected consequences of such processing for the interested party.

2. Where personal data are transferred to a third country or to an international organization, the data subject shall have the right to be informed of the existence of adequate safeguards pursuant to Article 46 relating to the transfer.

3. The data controller provides a copy of the personal data being processed. In the event of further copies requested by the data subject, the data controller may charge a reasonable fee contribution based on administrative costs. If the interested party submits the request by electronic means, and unless otherwise indicated by the interested party, the information is provided in a commonly used electronic format.

4. The right to obtain a copy referred to in paragraph 3 shall not affect the rights and freedoms of others.