Privacy policy social networks and cookies

1. Information on the controller for processing of the data housed on the official website of STAR TEXTIL, S.A. on the social network +

In compliance with the duty of information set out in Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of 27 April (GDPR) and Organic Law (ES) 3/2018, of 5 December (LOPDGDD), STAR TEXTIL, S.A., hereinafter the Controller, wishes to inform users of this social network of its policy regarding the processing and protection of the personal data of those persons who voluntarily access and use the official website of THE CONTROLLER therein. When users access and use this official website of THE CONTROLLER, it supposes that they explicitly accept this privacy policy and provide their consent for the processing of their personal data as provided for therein.

2. Data of minors and the legally incapacitated +

Access to, and registration on this social network is prohibited for those younger than fourteen (14) years of age. Similarly, those under the age of fourteen (14) are also prohibited from accessing and using the CONTROLLER’s official website therein. If the user is legally incapacitated, the CONTROLLER hereby informs him/her that the agreed assistance of his/her parent or legal guardian, or his/her legal representative, is necessary for access to and use of this official website of the CONTROLLER. The CONTROLLER shall be explicitly exempted from any liability that might arise from the use of its official website by minors and the legally incapacitated, with said liability resting with his/her legal representatives in each case.

3. Identification of the file controller’s business purpose +

The user is informed that the CONTROLLER, with registered office in C/ Física (A7 Llinars Park), 18-20 - 08450 Llinars del Vallès (Barcelona), is the controller for the files and processing by means of which the user’s personal data are collected and stored as a result of said user registering with and using the CONTROLLER’s official website, on this social network, without prejudice to the processing for which the owner of the social network in which our website is found is responsible.

4. Purposes for which the personal data, information and consent are collected +

The personal data provided voluntarily by the user to the CONTROLLER, through its official website, will form part of data processing for which the CONTROLLER is responsible. The purpose of said processing is to offer the user information about the CONTROLLER, by e-mail, fax, SMS, MMS, social communities, or any other electronic or physical medium, present or future, which makes it possible to send commercial communications and newsletters to subscribed users, exchange information with the CONTROLLER and other users, and establish communication with third parties.

From the moment the user uses this official website, he/she provides his/her free, unequivocal, specific, informed and explicit consent for the processing of his/her personal data by the CONTROLLER, for the correct provision of said services in accordance with the terms of this policy.

The user is free to use the CONTROLLER’s official website, on this social network and, consequently, if the user does not agree with the processing of his/her data for said purposes, he/she must not use it or provide his/her personal data.

The user can use this, the CONTROLLER’s official website, to share texts, photos, videos and other types of information and/or content, which will be subject both to this policy and to the Standards and Conditions that apply to the Platform. The user shall be responsible for ensuring that all the content he/she publishes complies with the current legislation, this policy and the Platform Standards.

The user may only publish on this official CONTROLLER website personal data, photographs and information or other content for which he/she is the owner or proprietor or for which he/she has obtained the authorisation of third parties.

The CONTROLLER shall have the right to delete from this official website – unilaterally and with no prior communication or user authorisation – any content published by the user when he/she infringes or breaches the current legislation, the standards set out in this policy and the Platform Standards.

5. Identification of the recipients to whom the CONTROLLER is intending to transfer or communicate data +

The user is informed that any information and content published on the CONTROLLER’s official website on the social network may be seen by all other users of the official website and the social network platform. Consequently, all the information and content published by the user on the CONTROLLER’s official website on this social network will be communicated to the other users by the very nature of the service.

The CONTROLLER only intends to transfer or communicate data to courts, tribunals, public administrations and competent authorities of an administrative nature that it is required to do by the current legislation.

6. Other third-party service providers +

The CONTROLLER informs the user that this company is only the controller for, and guarantees the confidentiality, security and processing of the data under this policy for those user data of a personal nature that it collects via this official website on this social network; it cannot assume liability of any kind for subsequent processing and use of the personal data that might be carried out either by the owner of the social network or third-party information society service providers that might access said data through the provision of their services or the exercise of their activity, third parties establishing hyperlinks to the social network, or those controllers to whom the CONTROLLER refers users signed up to this official website via hyperlinks.

7. Quality of the data +

The CONTROLLER informs users that, unless there is a legally constituted representation, no user may use the identity of another person and communicate his/her personal data; users must bear in mind at all times that they may only provide personal data corresponding to their own identity, and which must be appropriate, relevant, current, accurate and true. In any event, users must respect the privacy of third parties, whether or not the latter are users of the social network or of the CONTROLLER’s official website, on said social network.

8. Rights assisting the Data Subject +

  • Right to withdraw consent at any time
  • Right of access, rectification, portability and erasure of your data and the right to restrict and object to them being processed.
  • Right to lodge a complaint with the Supervisory Authority ( if you consider that the processing does not comply with the current legislation.

9. Other information of interest +

The CONTROLLER may modify and/or replace this policy at any time; said policy may, depending on the case, replace, complete and/or modify the one currently published here. For this reason, users must access the policies periodically in order to stay up to date.

Users may contact the CONTROLLER using the social network’s internal messaging service, or by using the following contact addresses and details:


C/ Física (A7 Llinars Park), 18-20 - 08450 Llinars del Vallès (Barcelona)

Users may also consult the standards and policies published by the owner of the social network for use thereof.

10. Information about cookies +

Owing to the entry into force of the aforementioned modification to the “Information Society Services Law” (LSSICE) established by Royal Decree 13/2012, it is compulsory for the explicit consent of any user using websites that employ non-essential cookies to be obtained before he/she begins browsing.


Cookies and other similar technologies, such as local shared objects, flash cookies or pixels, are tools used by Web servers to store and recover information about website visitors, and also to ensure correct functioning of the website.

We use own (or first-party) and third-party cookies to improve our services, customise our website, make it easier for our users to browse, offer an improved experience when using the website, identify problems and thereby improve the website, carry out measurements and usage statistics and show you advertising related to your preferences by analysing use of the website.


We inform you that we can use cookies on your device provided you have given your consent, except in those cases where the cookies are necessary to browse our website. If you give your consent, we will be able to use cookies that will allow us to gather more information about your preferences and customise our website according to your individual interests.

Depending on their duration, cookies may be:

  • Session cookies. These cookies are designed to collect and store data when the user accesses a website. These cookies are not stored on the user’s computer when the session expires or when the user closes the browser.

  • Persistent cookies. With these cookies the data remain stored on the user’s computer and can be accessed and processed when the user leaves the website and when he/she re-connects to it. These cookies can be deleted at any time by the User.

Depending on the organisation managing them:

  • Own or first-party cookies: These cookies are sent to the user’s terminal from a computer or domain managed by the owner of the website from which the service requested by the user is provided.

  • Third-party cookies: These cookies are sent to the user’s terminal from a computer or domain not managed by the owner of the website from which the service requested by the user is provided, but by another organisation that processes the data obtained through the cookies. In addition, if the cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the website owner but the information collected by them is managed by a third party, they will also be considered third-party cookies.

Depending on the purpose:

  • Technical cookies. These cookies allow the user to browse a website, platform or application and use the different options or services existing on them, such as monitoring the traffic and communication of data, identifying the session, accessing restricted access areas, remembering the component elements of an order, carrying out the order purchase process, dealing with an application for registration or participation in an event, using security elements during browsing, storing content for the dissemination of videos or sound, or sharing content on social networks.

  • Geolocation cookies. These are used to find your user location when you request a service. This cookie is anonymous and is used, for example, to offer you relevant information depending on the country where you are located.

  • Customisation cookies. These allow the user to access the service with certain predefined general characteristics depending on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, such as language, the type of browser used to access the service, the regional configuration from which the service is accessed, etc.

  • Analytics cookies. These allow the entity responsible for them to track and analyse the behaviour of the users of the website to which they are linked. The information collected by this type of cookies is used to measure activity on the website, platform or application and to create browsing profiles for the users of that website, platform or application, in order to introduce improvements according to the analysis of the users’ data usage.

  • Advertising cookies. These cookies allow us to manage as efficiently as possible the offer of advertising spaces on the website, adapting the advertising content to the content of the service requested or the use made of our website.

  • Behavioural advertising cookies. These allow us to manage, as efficiently as possible, the advertising spaces on the website. These cookies store information on your user behaviour obtained through continuous observation of your browsing habits, allowing us to develop a specific profile to show advertising adapted to that profile.


List the names of the cookies, type, owner, function and expiry, for example:

  • PHPSESSID: a strictly necessary technical cookie that contains the session identifier. It is erased when the browser is closed.

  • _lang: a strictly necessary technical cookie that contains the session language. It is erased when the browser is closed.

  • ac_cookies: technical and strictly necessary cookie that contains the value of whether the installation of cookies has been accepted. It expires 1 year after the last use.

  • _ga: Google Analytics cookie that enables the monitoring function for single visits. The first time a user enters the website via a browser, this cookie will be installed. When this user re-enters the website with the same browser, the cookie will consider that it is the same user. Only if the user changes browser will he/she be considered a different user. It expires 2 year after the last use.

  • _gat: this cookie is associated with Google Analytics Universal. It is used to limit the request speed – a limitation on the collection of data on websites with high traffic. It expires after 10 minutes.

  • _utma: Google Analytics cookie that records the date of first and last time the user visited the site. It expires 2 year after the last use.

  • _utmb: Google Analytics cookie that records the time of arrival at the website. It expires 30 year after the last use._utmc: Google Analytics cookie used for interoperability with the tracking code urchin.js. It is erased when thebbrowser is closed.

  • _utmt: Google Analytics cookie. This cookie is used to process the type of request made by the user. It expires when the session ends.

  • _utmv: Google Analytics cookie. This cookie is used to segment demographic data. It expires when the session ends.

  • _utmz: Google Analytics cookie that stores the traffic source or a campaign to explain how the user reached the website It expires 6 months after the last use.


You as a user can, at any time, allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your device by changing the settings on the browser installed on your computer:

If you deactivate the cookies, it will not prevent you from browsing the website, but the use of some services may be limited and, consequently, your browsing experience may be less satisfactory.

You as a user may withdraw your consent relating to the Cookies Policy at any time, and may delete the cookies stored on your device by adjusting your internet browser settings, as described above.


  1. Select the Tools icon

  2. Click on Settings.

  3. Click on Advanced.

  4. In the section “Privacy and security”, click on Content Settings.

    • Remove cookies: Click on All cookies and site data…

    • Do not allow cookies to be stored.

  5. Click on Delete browsing data (empty Cache).

  6. Close and re-open the browser.

For more information on Chrome, click here:

Internet Explorer. Version 11
  1. Select Tools / Internet Options.

  2. Click on the “General” file.

  3. In the section “Browsing history”, click on Delete browsing history upon leaving.

  4. Select Remove files.

  5. Select Remove cookies.

  6. Click on Remove.

  7. Click on OK.

  8. Close and re-open the browser.

For more information on Internet Explorer, click here:

Firefox. Version 18
  1. Select Firefox | History | Clear recent history.

  2. Alongside "Details”, click on the down arrow.

  3. Select the following checkboxes: Cookies, Cache, Active Logins

  4. Using “Time range to clear” in the pull-down menu, select Everything.

  5. Click on Clear Now.

  6. Close and re-open the browser.

You can accept or reject the cookies individually in Firefox Preferences, in the History section available in Tools > Options > Privacy and Security.

For more information on Mozilla Firefox, click here:

Safari Version 5.1
  1. Select the Safari icon / Edit | Restore Safari.

  2. Select the following checkboxes: Clear history, Remove all website details

  3. Click on Restore.

  4. Close and re-open the browser.

For more information on Safari, click here:


Options – Advanced – Cookies.

The cookies options control the way in which Opera deals with them and, thus, whether they are accepted or rejected. For more information on Opera, click here:

Other browsers

Consult the documentation for the browser you have installed.