In this Cookies Policy you will find the description and purpose of each of the cookies used, as well as its name, the sending server, its expiration and in some cases the existence of international data transfer.
What is a cookies and what is it for?
A “Cookie” is a small file that is stored on the user’s computer, tablet, smartphone or any other device with information about navigation.
The set of “cookies” of all our users helps us to improve the quality of our website, allowing us to control which pages are useful, which are note and which are susceptible to improvement.
Cookies are essential for the functioning of the internet, providing innumerable advantages in the provision of interactive services, facilitating the navigation and usability of our website. In no case cookies could damage your computer. On the contrary, the fact that they are active helps us identify and resolve errors.
What types of cookies do we use?
ACCORDING TO THE ENTITY THAT MANAGES IT
• Own cookies
These are those that are sent to your computer from our own computers or domains and form which we provide the service you request.
• Third-party cookies
The are those that are sent to your computer from a computer or domain that is not managed by us, but by another collaborating entity. As, for example, those used by social networks, or by external content such as Google Maps.
ACCORDING TO THE PERIOD OF TIME THEY REMAIN ACTIVE
• Session cookies
These are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the web page, so none is recorded on your computer’s hard drive. The information obtained through these cookies is used to analyze traffic patterns on the web. In the long run, this allows us to provide a better experience to improve the content and facilitate its use.
• Persistent cookies
They are stored on the hard drive and our website reads them every time you make a new visit. A permanent website has a specific expiration date. The cookie will stop working after that date. We generally use these cookies to facilitate purchase and registration services.
ACCORDING TO ITS PURPOSE
• Strictly necessary
These cookies are necessary to facilitate correct navigation through our website and ensure that the content is loaded efficiently, allowing the correct use of the different options or services that exist in it such as carrying out the purchase process or controlling fraud related to the security of the service. Analytical and aggregate cookies are included to count the site traffic and the pages visited.
• Analytics and optimization
These cookies are our own or those of third parties that allow us to optimize your experience on the website by evaluating its performance and improving by adding new functionalities.
They allow saving the user’s preference information to improve the quality of our services and to offer a better experience through recommended products. Some may be multi-device.
• Behavioral advertising
These cookies are used to store information on the behavior of users obtained through continuous observation. Thanks to them, we can know the browsing habits of the website and show advertising related to your browsing profile.
Generates anonymous identifiers for the correct operation of customer opinions on purchased products.
• Assignment of cookies
These cookies allow data derived from behavioral advertising cookies to be shared with third-party providers of El Corte Ingles so that they can personalize their digital advertising on web pages, social networks and any digital support that allows it.
How long do we keep the information?
We will keep the information for as long as it is necessary to provide the requested service, until you express your opposition or until you revoke your consent. In these cases, the information will be kept duly blocked without us being able to use it as long as it is necessary for the exercise or defense of legal or contractual claims. Once this period of time has elapsed, your data will be permanently deleted.
In cases where we obtain data automatically through cookies, keep in mind that some may be installed for years. However, you can limit their use over time by removing them from browsers or devices.
How can you configure or disable your cookies?
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the options of your Internet browser. If you do not allow the installation of cookies in your browser, you may not be able to access some fo the services and your experience on our website may be less satisfactory. In the following links you have at your disposal all the information to configure or disable your cookies in each browser:
Purpose of each of the cookies
Next, we detail the cookies used on our website and their purpose.
Enter this link for more information: View Cookies