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This section includes information on the conditions of access and use of this website that the user needs to know. General information about www.elcorteingles.es/informacioncorporativa/, pursuant to the provisions of Law 34/2002 on information society and e-commerce services.

  • Owner: EL CORTE INGLÉS, S.A.
  • Tax ID no.: A-28017895
  • Registred address: C/ Hermosilla Nº 112. 28009 MADRID
  • E-mail: comunicacionelcorteingles@elcorteingles.es
  • Telephone number: (+34) 914 018 500
  • Fax: (+34) 914 011 577
  • Registry data: Registered at the Madrid Registry of Commerce, Volume 677, Section 4 of the Company Registry Book; Folio 182.

Terms of use

1. Conditions of access and use of this website

Access to the website, content and information. Access to this website is the sole responsibility of the users and implies acceptance and knowledge of the legal warnings, conditions and terms of use contained therein. The www.elcorteingles.es/informacioncorporativa/ website is for information purposes only. Consequently, the articles, products and/or services included and, where applicable, the prices quoted are only for guidance and exclusively for media use. For this reason, at no time should they be considered a commercial offer. From this, it follows that the www.elcorteingles.es/informacioncorporativa/ website does not guarantee that the items, products and/or services included on the website are available at El Corte Inglés Group company shopping centres and that the prices are current at the time of consulting the website. El Corte Inglés reserves the right to make changes and modifications to the website at any time that it deems appropriate and believes necessary, without prior notice.

The user guarantees the authenticity and accuracy of all of the data that they provide, both in completing the registration forms and any time thereafter. It is the user's responsibility to keep the information they provide up-to-date, in order for it to reflect their real situation. The user shall be responsible for the inaccuracy or lack of accuracy of the information provided.

1.2 Obligation to make proper use of the website and its content.

The user agrees to use the website and the utilities provided properly in accordance with the law, this legal document and the instructions and notices communicated therein.

The user agrees to the exclusive use of the website, and all its content, for lawful and non-prohibited purposes that do not infringe the law in force and/or may be detrimental to the legitimate rights of “EL CORTE INGLÉS” and “EL CORTE INGLÉS” group companies or any third party that may cause any loss or damage directly or indirectly.

To this end, the user shall refrain from using any of the content of the website for illegal purposes or effects that are prohibited in this Legal Notice, harmful to the rights and interests of others, or that in any way may damage, disable, overburden, impair or impede the normal use of the website, computer equipment or the documents, files and any type of content stored on any computer equipment (hacking) owned by EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP, other users or anyone using the Internet (hardware and software).

Merely as a guideline rather than for exhaustive purposes, the user particularly undertakes not to transmit, disclose or make available information, data, content, messages, graphics, drawings, sound and/or image files, photographs, recordings, software and, in general, any kind of material to third parties that:

  • in any way contravenes, disparages or undermines the fundamental rights and public freedoms recognised constitutionally in international treaties and in other legislation;
  • induces, incites or promotes acts which are criminal, slanderous, defamatory, indecent, violent or, in general, contrary to law, morality and generally accepted good behaviour and public order;
  • induces, incites or promotes acts, attitudes or thoughts that are discriminatory on grounds of sex, race, religion, beliefs, age or condition;
  • includes, makes available or allows access to products, elements, messages and/or services that are criminal, violent, offensive, harmful, degrading or, in general, contrary to law, morality and generally accepted good behaviour and public order;
  • is false, ambiguous, inaccurate, exaggerated or untimely, so that it leads or may lead to errors regarding the aims, intentions or purposes of the communicator;
  • is protected by any intellectual or industrial property rights belonging to third parties, without the user having previously obtained the required authorisation from the holders to carry out the use which is made or is intended to be made;
  • violates the trade secrets of third parties;
  • is contrary to the right to honour, personal and family privacy and self-image;
  • in any way undermines the good name of the EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP or third parties;
  • infringes the regulations on privacy of communications;
  • constitutes illegal, misleading or unfair advertising, where applicable, and, in general, constitutes unfair competition;
  • contains viruses or other physical or electronic elements that may damage or impede the normal operation of the network, system or computer equipment (hardware and software) of the EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP or third parties, or that may damage the electronic documents and files stored on this computer equipment;
  • causes difficulties in the normal operation of the service due to its characteristics (such as format, extension, etc.);

In accordance with the provisions above, the user undertakes to use the contents made available to users on the website, understanding these to be, but not limited to, text, photographs, graphics, images, icons, technology, software, links and other audiovisual or sound content, as well as its graphic design and source codes (hereinafter, the “content”), pursuant to the law, this legal document, any other legal notices, regulations of use and instructions provided, as well as with morality and generally accepted good behaviour and public order, and, in particular, undertakes to refrain from:

  • reproducing, copying, distributing, making available or otherwise publicly communicating, transforming or modifying the content, unless it has the explicit written permission of the holder of the corresponding rights or this action is legally permitted;
  • deleting, manipulating or in any way altering the copyright and other data identifying the reservation of rights of EL CORTE INGLÉS or EL CORTE INGLÉS group companies or their owners, the digital fingerprints or any other technical means established for their recognition. The user must refrain from obtaining or attempting to obtain the content by using means or procedures, where applicable, other than those placed at his or her disposal for this purpose or that have been indicated as such on the website where the content is found or, in general, which are used on the internet for this purpose, provided they do not pose a risk of damaging or disabling the website, and/or the content.

Specifically, the use of photographic and audio/video files from the El Corte Inglés press room is subject to the following conditions: their use for commercial purposes and/or their later distribution is prohibited. The images and audiovisual resources available here are for the exclusive use of the media and for information purposes only, provided that their source is acknowledged. Therefore, their use to illustrate activities, products or events of other companies is prohibited. El Corte Inglés group companies reserve the right to withdraw permission to use any of these images or audio/video files when they deem that they are being used for purposes that somehow damage their interests.

Users and, in general, anyone who proposes establishing a hyperlink between their website and the www.elcorteingles.es/informacioncorporativa/ website (hereinafter, the “hyperlink”) must satisfy the following conditions, always with prior authorisation:

  • the hyperlink will only allow access the home page or start page of the website or the specific point authorised by the EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP, but may not reproduce them in any way;
  • a frame will not be created on the web pages of the website;
  • no false, inaccurate or incorrect statements or declarations will be made about the EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP, its directors, employees, web pages of the website and its products and/or services;
  • it shall not be stated or implied that the EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP has authorised the hyperlink or has in any way supervised or undertaken the services offered or made available to the web page on which the hyperlink is established;
  • apart from those features that are part of the same hyperlink, the web page on which the hyperlink is established shall not contain any trademark, trading name, business sign, name, logo, slogan or any other distinctive sign belonging to the EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP; and
  • The web page on which the hyperlink is established shall not contain illegal information or content that is contrary to law, morality and generally accepted good behaviour and public order, nor shall it contain contents that infringe upon any rights of third parties.

The establishment of the hyperlink does not under any circumstances imply the existence of relationships between the EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP and the owner of the website on which it is established, nor acceptance and approval by the EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP of its contents or services.

1.3 Industrial and intellectual property rights

The user agrees to respect the industrial property rights of EL CORTE INGLÉS and EL CORTE INGLÉS group companies and any other third parties. The use or granting of access to the website does not involve the granting of any rights regarding trademarks, trading names or any other distinguishing marks that are used on it.

Users can download the web page onto their terminal, provided it is for private use, without any commercial purpose, meaning they may not exploit, reproduce, distribute, modify, publicly communicate, transfer, transform or use the web content for public or commercial purposes.

Furthermore, the content is the intellectual property of EL CORTE INGLÉS or companies belonging to the EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP and, by virtue of the provisions of this Legal Notice, it may be understood that none of the operating rights that exist or may exist on this content have been transferred to the user, beyond that which is strictly necessary for the proper use of the website.

1.4 Duration of the service

EL CORTE INGLÉS does not guarantee the availability and continuity of the operation of the website. When reasonably possible, EL CORTE INGLÉS will give advance notice of any interruptions to the operation of the website. EL CORTE INGLÉS does not guarantee the use of the website to carry out any specific activity, or its infallibility.

Access to the EL CORTE INGLÉS GROUP website has an undefined duration; however, EL CORTE INGLÉS reserves the right to terminate access to users without notice who, in its view, are violating the rules of use of its website and to exercise the appropriate legal measures. In addition, El Corte Inglés reserves the right to restrict access to certain sections of the website to the general public, limiting it only to specific users or groups of users by providing an access password for which they will be responsible.

2. Disclaimer

EL CORTE INGLÉS and the EL CORTE INGLÉS group companies make every effort to avoid any errors in the content of the website, but do not guarantee or accept responsibility for any errors in the content of the website.

EL CORTE INGLÉS and the EL CORTE INGLÉS group companies exclude any liability for damages of any nature possibly arising from:

  • Interruption to the operation of or unavailability of access to the website.
  • Privacy and security in the use of the website by the user and/or the not (previously) agreed access of unauthorised third parties.
  • The possible transfer of elements that adversely affect computer systems.
  • The accuracy, completeness and timely update of the content on its website.

3. Use of cookies

EL CORTE INGLÉS may use cookies to facilitate browsing on its website and know user preferences, allowing recognition. However, users can configure their computers to accept the cookies it receives or not. Cookie policy.

4. Protection of personal data

EL CORTE INGLÉS undertakes to comply with current legislation regarding the protection of personal data contained in Organic Law 15/1999 and other regulations that complement and develop it.

Personal data provided by users on forms they fill out will be processed by automated means and incorporated by EL CORTE INGLÉS into files owned by them registered at the Data Protection Agency, on which security measures will be taken as required by the applicable legislation to ensure confidentiality.

Personal data will be exclusively used for the purpose stated on the data collection form.

EL CORTE INGLÉS will not communicate or transfer personal data to third parties and will process them with the appropriate confidentiality.

Users can exercise their rights of access, opposition, rectification and cancellation at any time, in accordance with the provisions of the Law on Personal Data Protection at Calle Hermosilla nº 112, Madrid 28009.

5. Law and jurisdiction

The provision of the service is governed by Spanish law, with the Courts of Madrid being the competent authorities to which users expressly submit themselves.

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