Privacy Policy

This page describes the management procedures of this website with reference to personal data handling of the users who visit it. In terms of Legislative Decree no. 196, 30 June 2003, this informative report is given to all those who interact with our online services accessible from the address:
This informative document is valid only for our website and not for other websites which may be accessed by the user through links.
This informative document also refers to the Recommendation no. 2/2001 adopted on 17 May 2001 by the European Authority in matter of personal data protection, namely the Group established in terms of article 29 of Directive no. 95/46/EC, in order to identify the minimum requisites for on-line personal data collection and, in particular, procedures, times and nature of information that the data processing controllers must supply to the users when they are connected to web pages, independently of the connection purposes.


As consequence of visiting this website, data concerning identified or identifiable persons may be handled. The data processing “Controller” is the data responsible person at the Lanificio F.lli Cerruti S.p.A. The data processing connected to the on-line services of this website is exclusively handled by the technical staff entrusted by the Office in charge of the handling or by any other persons entrusted with occasional maintenance activities. The personal information which the users provide through a request for informative material (reports, request for booking or cost estimate, newsletter, articles, replies to questions, etc.) is only used for the purposes of providing the service or fulfilling the request, and may be communicated to third parties only when strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which it was collected.


The IT systems and software procedures used for the operation of this website acquire, as a result of their normal operation, certain personal data, whose transmission is implied in the use of the communication protocols via Internet. This kind of information is not collected to be associated with identified parties concerned, but by its own nature and through elaborations and associations with data held by third parties, could lead to the identification of the user. This data category includes IP addresses or the domain names of PCs used by users which are connected to the website, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier) of the resources requested, the time of request, the method used to apply to the server, the size of the file received in reply, the numeric code showing the state of the reply given by the server (successful, error, etc.) as well as other parameters relating to the operative system and the IT environment of the user. This data is used only to obtain anonymous statistic information on the website use and to monitor that the site is operating correctly. The information may be used to verify who is responsible for possible computer violations that cause damage to the website.


Electronic mails voluntarily, optionally or expressly sent to the addresses present in this website imply the acquisition of the sender’s address necessary to reply to requests, as well as of any other personal information contained in the mail.


The code on the protection of personal data (Article 4 of Legislative Decree 196/2003), defines “sensitive” data as data that may reveal:
– Racial and ethnic origin;
– Religious, philosophical or other beliefs;
– Political opinions;
– Membership of parties, unions, associations or organizations of a religious, philosophical, political or trade union nature;
– State of health and sex life.

This site does not process this type of data.
Users are asked not to provide this type of data, even voluntarily.

The following are the data processing purposes and methods:

– Completion of any pre-contractual, contractual and post-contractual obligations;
– Fulfilment of legal obligations;
– Fulfilment of managerial, administrative, accounting and tax requirements;
– Calculation of statistics where the source cannot be identified.

The data shall be processed by computer, mainly in automatic, for the time necessary to achieve the purposes for which it is collected. Specific security measures are taken to prevent data loss, misuse or improper or unauthorised access.

The following are the mechanisms used for the acquisition of this data:


The purpose of these tools is to allow the user to contact the operators of the site (or even other users) or use the content of the site and the services it provides.
The provision of data is optional but refusal to provide it will not allow users to use the site’s functions that need this data.


A cookie is a file stored on the user’s terminal whose purpose is to store preferences, data and information relating to the navigation and use of the website, and to preserve this information for future visits to the website.
This page allows you to refuse the use of cookies: this refusal will lead to different levels or quality of use of the site and its services.
Except for cookie profiling, where applicable, note that by continuing your navigation (e.g. by accessing another area of the site or by selecting an image or link) you consent to the use of cookies.
The following are the cookies used by this site:


Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information service to the company expressly requested by the user to provide the service.
They are not used for other purposes and are usually installed directly by the website’s proprietor or operator.
They may be divided into:
•       browsing or session cookies, which ensure normal navigation and use of the website (allowing, for example, purchases or authenticate for access to restricted areas);

•       analytics cookies, similar to technical cookies, where they used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate format, regarding the number of users and how they visit the site;

•       functionality cookies, which allow users to browse depending on a set of selected criteria (for example, language, products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service rendered to the same.


Profiling cookies are aimed at creating user profiles and are used in order to send advertising messages in accordance with the preferences shown by the user while navigating on the web. Given the considerable invasive nature that such devices may have in regard to user privacy, European and Italian legislation requires the user to be properly informed on the use of the same and for them to have expressed their consent.
Article 122 of the Privacy T.U. (consolidated law) is relevant to the above, and it requires “the storage of information in the terminal equipment of a contracting party or a user or access to information that has already been stored are only allowed on condition that the contracting party or the user has given his/her consent after being informed in accordance with the simplified arrangements provided for in Article 13(3)” “(Article 122(1) of the Code).


Some services provided by third parties (Google, Zopim, controllers of social services …) allow third parties to install cookies on the user’s terminal.
The purpose of this cookie may range from ensuring access to or better use of these services to collect data regarding the user. The data collected by these cookies is not processed by the owner of this website.

The following are all the cookies used by this website:


•       PHP Session Cookies (PHPSESSID) – these are temporarily stored and deleted when the user closes the browser. If the user registers on the Site, the Lanificio Cerruti may use cookies to collect personal data in order to identify the user during subsequent visits and to facilitate access (e.g. Login to the Site, for example by keeping the username and password) and navigation.

•       Cookies for the display of banners on cookies (ce-visited) – these facilitate user navigation by recognising and preventing the reappearance of the warning banner regarding the presence of cookies on the site and is activated by clicking “OK” on the banner or by navigating on the site.


This website does not use profiling cookies.


The site uses third-party services that may result in the installation of cookies on the user’s terminal. The third party proprietors of such services may also decide to send you advertising material in accordance with the information collected by these cookies.
Kindly refer to the privacy and cookies policies of the third parties referred to below.

•       Google Analytics
This site uses Google Analytics to collect data concerning visits and the palatability of the pages and information provided (pages more frequently/less frequently visited, elements more frequently/less frequently clicked on, number of visitors, most searched for words, etc.).
The service is provided free of charge by Google Inc. These cookies are used to store information regarding visitors, such as when the site was visited, the previous visit, and which domain was used to access the portal.
This information, generated through mere access to the Portal, is then sent to Google and stored on its servers.
You can find more information about the Google Analytics service on the following page: Instead, the Google Privacy Policy, provides the general rules for the use made by the same with regard to the personal data of users who use Google products and services. By using the additional component in the following link you may choose the manner in which data is collected by Google Analytics.
The list of cookies used by Google Analytics can be found at the following address:

•       Add This
Add This is a plugin that allows you to add social sharing and other links to the site.
The site uses the sharing service that involves the installation of cookies, including profiling cookies, of the third-party company that provides the service. No navigation information or user data is shared by the site, except for some data in aggregate format. You may consult the privacy policy addressed to users who use the AddThis Sharing Button at the following link
The following link may be used to deactivate it:


In order to deactivate cookies and/or choose a blocking level for them, the user change the browser functionality settings.
The following are links that explain how to carry this out using the main web browsers:




•       SAFARI

•       OPERA

Also note that users may always manually remove cookies already installed on their fixed or mobile device using browser functions such as “empty cache”, “delete navigation data ” or similar.
Information in this regard may be found at the following links:




•       SAFARI


For mobile terminals, please consult the following web page and search for your device’s model:
For more information about cookies and to manage preferences in relation to cookies (first and/or third party) users are also invited to visit the platforms at

The data provided by users or otherwise collected may come to the attention of the following:
– employees, collaborators, professionals appointed by the Data Controller for reasons related to the purpose for which data is collected, or for technical reasons (such as verification of the proper functioning of the site and its services)
– parties specifically designated as recipients of the data by the user.

The parties whose personal data is processed have the right, at any time, to obtain confirmation of the existence of such data and to know the content and origin, verify its accuracy or request its integration or updating, or correction (Article 7 of the Privacy Code). The same article also provides for the right to request cancellation, transformation into an anonymous format or blocking of data used in violation of the law, and in any case to oppose its processing for legitimate reasons.

The data processing controller of the data is Lanificio F.lli Cerruti S.p.A., located in via Felice Cavallotti 8, Milano

The above data processing controller systematically checks its own policies regarding privacy and data security, and in the event of changes to the law it ensures the relevant changes are made and that a new informative notice is published on this page.

They are still guaranteed the rights under Art. 7 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003, which allows you to delete, modify or supplement information already provided voluntarily, and ask for the block, the transformation in anonymous form or object to their treatment if carried out in violation of the law.