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We provide this information as part of our policy aimed at fully complying with all recent legislation requirements, and to guarantee  our integrity and transparency concerning your privacy when you use our website. We are working to improve the aspects of cookies and privacy on this website.

You can find more details on cookies at the following websites: www.allaboutcookies.org e www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Cookies can perform various functions, such as allowing you to navigate between different pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and in general to improve the user's experience on websites.

CIZETA MEDICALI S.p.A. reserves the right to use cookies, with the consent of users where the law or applicable regulations foresee the same, to render site navigation easier and customise the information that will appear. CIZETA MEDICALI S.p.A. also reserves the right to use similar systems to collect information about Site users, such as for instance, IP address, type of web browser and operating system used and / or web pages visited by a user, for statistical or security purposes only. CIZETA MEDICALI S.p.A. is entitled to collect this information to track site usage and improve certain aspects.

The sections below give a brief review on how CIZETA MEDICALI S.p.A.  uses cookies and similar instruments.


Navigation cookies

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Strictly necessary cookies are used to store a unique identifier in order to manage and identify users from all the other users visiting the Site at that same moment, and to provide the user with a consistent and accurate service.

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Management and passage of security tokens for different services within a website to identify the status of the visitor (e.g. registered or unregistered);

Maintenance of tokens to use restricted areas of the website;

Routing of customers towards specific service versions / applications, as may be necessary during a technical migration process;


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Functional cookies

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remember the settings that a user has applied to a website such as layout, font size, preferences, colours, etc.;

remember a choice so that users are no longer requested to fill out a questionnaire.

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

To provide information to allow access to an optional service such as the offer of a live chat session.

To fulfil a user request such as submitting a comment.


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These cookies are used in order to present CIZETA MEDICALI S.p.A. advertising banners when you are visiting other websites, displaying the latest products that you looked on the www.cizetamedicali.it . As you navigate the www.cizetamedicali.it , these cookies are also used to propose products that could be of interest to you, or similar to those you have looked at in the past, based on your browser history. Use of these cookies does not imply the processing of personal data, but can allow connection to your PC or other devices and trace saved data: these cookies connect to the browser installed on your computer or other device used to navigate our website.


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Microsoft Internet Explorer

Click the 'Tools' icon in the upper right corner and select 'Internet Options'. In the pop-up window select 'Privacy'. Here you can adjust the settings of your cookies.

Google Chrome

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Founded in Milan Centenary & Zinelli, the oldest manufacturer of elastic fabrics
Paris Universal Exposition Gold Medal Centenari & Zinelli
Registered the patent for the production of elastics fabrics
Advertise on socks produced from Centenari & Zinelli
Sales on the domestic market of the "Cinto Erniario UNIVERSALE"
Advertising postcard for "Footwear toilet gaiter with elastic fabric" in the description that reads "It is also recommended by medical specialists for those suffering from varicose veins and edema of the feet"
Advertising of the same shoe in the monthly Italian Touring Club
Advertising in the magazine's monthly ITALIAN TOURING CLUB
Patented elastic fabric for shoes
Registration mark C&Z for rubber elastic yarn imported directly from Brazil
Registered the patent for "Innovation in the production of socks, knee supports, thigh supports and calf supports used in sports and orthopaedic"
Produced the first elastic stocking for varicose veins and soon Centenari & Zinelli specializes in this type of products for which became the largest national producer
Card cost Lastex stockings for varicose veins
Registered the patent for knee support elastic brace
Table for "approximate measurements of elastic stockings standard" flat-knit
Registered the first patent for medical compression stocking knee-high
 Patent for the manufacture of tubular elastic fabric
The stocks of Centenari & Zinelli are listed on Milan Stock Exchange
Born the brand Varisan for medical stockings
The production of the paramedical division, rapidly developing, is spin-off from the rest of the company and organized into an independent company: CIZETA PARAMEDICALI S.r.l.
The CIZETA paramedical S.r.l. was acquired by Lorenzo Vallarino Gancia
Constructed new headquarters, offices and production plant in Via IV Novembre 46 in Cuggiono (MI)
Establishment of Cizeta Paramedicali SA, French distribution branch
ASQUAL Certification (France) is obtained for medical stockings
GGG RAL Certification (Germany) is obtained for medical stockings
Cizeta is a founding member of EUROCOM, association of European producers of medical stockings
SPAC Certification(China) is obtained for medical stockings VARISAN
The company name is changed into CIZETA MEDICALI S.p.A. following the company's new strategy focused on the development of medical products
Published the first edition of "Compression therapy in chronic venous insufficiency"
ISO 9001 and 13485 certificates is obtained
FDA Certication (USA) is obtained
The French subsidiary acquires MEDICAL DIRECT, specialist in the distribution in France Pharmacies of orthopaedic articles
Registered the patent for sport knee-high VARISPORT
OEKO-TEX certification is obtained for all production
CIZETA MEDICALI FRANCE is transferred to St. Amand Montrond (France)
Published the fourth edition of "The compression therapy in chronic venous insufficiency"
Published the first edition of "Compression therapy in chronic lymphatic insufficiency"
Published the first edition edition of "Compression therapy in venous surgery"
Established the Cizeta Sport division and presented the new product line COMPRESSION ZONE
LINFOROLL patent is filed
Flat knitting department is reopened
Cizeta Medicali (Shanghai) CO. LTD is established as the distribution branch for the Chinese market
Opening of the new French plant



Via IV Novembre, 46
20012 Cuggiono (MI), Italy.

Tel. +39 02 9721811
Fax +39 02 97240734


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