What is a Cookie?

Cookies are files that contain small amounts of information that are downloaded to the User’s device when visiting a website. The main purpose is to recognise the User every time that they visit the Website, as well as improving the quality and the experience when using the Website.

Cookies are essential for the functioning of the internet; they cannot damage the User’s computer/device and, if they are enabled in your browser’s settings, they help to identify and resolve any problems with the Website.

Cookies may be first-party, when they are sent to the User’s device from the domain managed by ALIFARMA and from the domain on which the requested service is provided, or they may be third-party, when they are sent to the User’s device from a domain that is not managed by ALIFARMA.

They can obtain information about the IP address being used by the computer to enter the website, the URL address of the requested website, the time of the visit and other parameters related to the operating system of the User’s computing environment.

ALIFARMA uses strictly necessary, analytical and functionality Cookies, which are necessary for the User to browse the Website and use its various services and options.

These types of Cookies exist for the purposes set forth below.

  1. First- and third-party analytical cookies: They allow whoever is responsible for them to track and analyse the behaviour of website users.
  2. First- and third-party functionality cookies: These allow the user to access the service with certain predefined general characteristics, based on a number of criteria on the user’s device, such as the selected language.
  3. First- and third-party strictly necessary cookies: These allow the user to browse the website and use the different options and services present on it.













To generate a unique user ID, to count visits, log the date and time of visits, check if it is necessary to keep the session open or create a new one, identify the user session, to obtain the approximate geographic location of the computer accessing the Website for statistical purposes.





Standard PHP session cookie. This cookie is native to PHP and it enables the website to store serialised state data. On this website it is used to establish a user session and to pass state data via a temporary cookie, which is commonly referred to as a session cookie. No expiration time is set for the PHPSESSID cookie because it disappears when the website is closed.









It is used to collect website statistics and track conversion rates. This cookie is used by Google to store the user’s preferences and information while viewing pages with





This cookie is used by Google to store the user’s preferences and Information while viewing pages with


In any event, if personal data is collected, we hereby inform you that it will be processed and added to the file entitled “MARKETING AND SOCIAL MEDIA”, under the responsibility of ALIFARMA.

The purpose of this file is to monitor and manage users who interact with the Website and other online media, in addition to the information obtained.

Pursuant to the provisions of the current data protection regulations, if you wish to exercise your right to access, rectification or erase, to restrict processing or the right to object and right to data portability, you may write to ALIFARMA, with its registered address at Polígono Industrial Agro-Reus, C/ Prudenci Bertrana nº 19, CP 43206, in Reus; or send an email to

Furthermore, if they consider it to be appropriate, the User may file a complaint with the Spanish Data Protection Agency.

We hereby inform the User that Google may transfer this information to third parties when legally required to do so or when those third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate the User’s IP address with any other information it has and, consequently, this shall be done completely anonymously.

Acceptance of the Cookies policy

ALIFARMA shows information about its Cookies Policy at the bottom of any page on the Website at the start of each session, so that you are aware of it.

Given this information, it is possible to perform the following actions:

  • Accept cookies. You will not be shown this notice again when you visit any page on the website during the current session.
  • Change the settings. You will be able to obtain further information about cookies, learn about ALIFARMA’s Cookies Policy and change your browser’s settings to restrict or block ALIFARMA’s Cookies at any time. If you restrict or block the Cookies, Website functionality may be reduced.
  • Continue browsing or move the scrollbar: in which case, you are deemed to have accepted their use.

How to change your cookies settings

In any event, the User may restrict, block or delete ALIFARMA’s cookies, or the cookies from any other website, by using their browser. The method is different for each browser; the “Help” function will show you how to do it.

The following links contain instructions that will help you to configure the settings of the most popular browsers.

Furthermore, you can also manage cookie storage on your browser by using tools such as these:

If you would like further information about cookies and how to disable them in your browser, refer to the following link:

Otherwise, as you have been informed about the use of Cookies by ALIFARMA, if you do not disable them it implies that you give your consent to Google processing the data in the manner set forth in this notice and for the purposes detailed herein.

If you have any questions or remarks, you can send them to ALIFARMA through our customer service channels or contact us at