Cookies Policy

1. INTRODUCTION

This Cookie Policy seeks to explain in a transparent and clear way, as we use the information that we collect from our users' navigation. It is in this spirit that this Cookie Policy details how, when and why we use cookies on our platform.

This website uses cookies not only in order to ensure that we offer a unique and personalized search experience, but also to share with our technological partners aggregated data which will enable us to continuously and seamlessly improve our Website and navigation experience.


By continuing to explore Bloom Marinha, Lda. (hereinafter Bloom Marinha), website at www.bloommarinha.com (hereinafter identified by Website) we assume that you have read and acknowledge our Cookies Policy.

2. WHAT ARE COOKIES?

Cookies are files that have small pieces of information that are stored and downloaded into your device whenever you visit a website (and which usually have a unique identifier), reason why, in the case of Bloom Marinha, they will be used whenever you visit the Website.

Some of the Cookies will only be triggered if certain features are used, whereas Bloom Marinha may use other Cookies that will always be generated and used. In addition, Bloom Marinha and other external services may store permanent cookies, which are stored at the browser level in your access equipment and are used whenever you re-visit the Website (and since they are defined as necessary for the correct use of the platform), as well as resorting to temporary session cookies that remain in Your browser's cookie file until you leave the Website.

You can find out more about which Cookies we use from the list below. Bloom Marinha undertakes to update this listing, so it may not reflect at all times the Cookies actually in use. 

We may also use web beacons, tags or scripts on our Website or in emails sent by Bloom Marinha, so that we better understand the usage patterns of our site and whose results may be reported based on third party services, using individual or aggregated data

For more information about Cookies you can consult two platforms that provide more detailed information about Cookies and that have no commercial or legal relationship with Bloom Marinha: http://www.allaboutcookies.org or https://www.aboutcookies.org/.

3. WHY WE USE COOKIES?

The use of Cookies is something practically universal in all the Websites, in no way harms the devices (computers, tablets, mobile phones) where they are stored and allow a better experience of using the platforms themselves, both in terms of performance and in terms of navigation, since the contents available can be much more oriented to the real needs and expectations of the users

Cookies allow the Website to memorize information about your visit, such as your preferred language, location, recurrence of sessions and other variables that we consider relevant to make your search experience much more comfortable and efficient.

 4. COOKIES USED

Bloom Marinha hereby details the Cookies used on our Website, as well as identifies which partner entities are authorized to place Cookies on our platform (explaining individually the added value of including these partners in the our platform).

Bloom Marinha Website, or the emails sent by Bloom Marinha, may contain links to other Websites or applications, including from our partners. If you access one of these links or applications, please be aware that their Cookies Policy is the sole responsibility of the entities that manage them. For this reason, please read the Cookies Policies of other platforms or applications before using them.

Bloom Marinha uses 2 (two) types of Cookies on its Platform:

a. Necessary Cookies

They allow you to browse the Website and use most of the features available. Without these Cookies, the search service on the platform, as well as contact with Bloom Marinha may not be provided, or may not work properly.

Bloom Marinha uses these cookies for the following reasons:

Allow our servers to respond to certain actions on the Website, or simply allow our users to navigate on the platform, since without these cookies, it would not work on Your device.

Ensure a consistent user experience during your navigation on the Bloom Marinha Website and that it receives up-to-date and consistent information.

Contribute to a better dynamic distribution on www.bloommarinha.com, to ensure the best speed and performance while browsing the platform.

Ensure a consistent experience, even when Bloom Marinha promotes implementation of improvements on the Website.

  • Cookie Name: PHPSESSID
    Responsible Entity: Bloom Marinha
    Reason for use: Enable and optimize the features offered by the website and improve the user's browsing experience
    Cookie´s Expiration: Session cookie
    Type of Cookie: essencial
  • Cookie Name: xms_user
    Responsible Entity: Bloom Marinha
    Reason for use: Enable and optimize the features offered by the website and improve the user's browsing experience
    Cookie´s Expiration: Persistent cookie, erased after 5 days
    Type of Cookie: essencial
  • Cookie Name: xms_cookie_set
    Responsible Entity: Bloom Marinha
    Reason for use: Retain user preferences regarding cookie bar display
    Cookie´s Expiration: Persistent cookie, erased after 1 year
    Type of Cookie: functionality

b. Performance Cookies

They are used anonymously for the purpose of creating and analyzing statistics in order to allow a continuous improvement of the Website.

Bloom Marinha uses these cookies for the following reasons:

For Analysis purposes: we use Google Analytics to better understand how customers are using the Platform to help with Website performance and design management. Google will save this information, so You can access the Google Privacy Policy athttps://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=pt-PT&gl=pt.

For Sharing Purposes: we use AddThis to provide sharing functionality. AddThis uses cookies, so in order to consult the Oracle Privacy Policy you should accesshttps://www.oracle.com/pt/legal/privacy/.

For Testing purposes: So that You can test different combinations of product design, as well as improve the customer experience and performance of Bloom Marinha Website.

  • Cookie Name: _ga
    Responsible Entity: Bloom Marinha
    Reason for use: Used to distinguish users
    Cookie´s Expiration: Persistent cookie erased within two years
    Type of Cookie: analytics
  • Cookie Name: _gid
    Responsible Entity: Bloom Marinha
    Reason for use: Used to distinguish users
    Cookie´s Expiration: Persistent cookie erased within 1 day
    Type of Cookie: analytics
  • Cookie Name: _gat_UA-123650765-1
    Responsible Entity: Bloom Marinha
    Reason for use: Used to control utilization rate
    Cookie´s Expiration: Persistent cookie erased within 1 minute
    Type of Cookie: analytics
  • Cookie Name: __atuvc
    Responsible Entity: Bloom Marinha
    Reason for use: This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget
    Cookie´s Expiration: Persistent cookie erased within 1 year
    Type of Cookie: functionality
  • Cookie Name: __atuvs
    Responsible Entity: Bloom Marinha
    Reason for use: This cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget
    Cookie´s Expiration: Persistent cookie erased within 30 minutes
    Type of Cookie: functionality

The two categories of Cookies (strictly required, performance and functionality or preference) are key to maintaining the Website's efficiency, effectiveness and ease of use, as well as to ensuring an immersive and consistent experience, so we do not allow for them to be disabled autonomously. 

5. COOKIES MANAGEMENT

Users can always configure their devices and the browsers they use to accept all or some Cookies, to notify them whenever a Cookie is issued, or to never receive Cookies. So that You can simply and intuitively manage Your cookies from Your browser You can use one of the links below:

  • For more information on "Private Browsing" and Cookies management in the Firefox browser, click here
  • For more information on "Private Browsing" and Cookies management in the Chrome browser, click here
  • For more information on "Private Browsing" and Cookies management in the Internet Explorer browser, click here
  • For more information on "Private Browsing" and Cookies management in the Safari browser, click here
  • For more information on "Private Browsing" and Cookies management in the Opera browser, click here

If you prefer to restrict, block or delete cookies that Bloom Marinha uses on your Platform, you will automatically consider this Website as a "non-trusted" entity, meaning that a significant part of the features offered may not have the expected behaviour.

Date: 25th october, 2019

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