Cookie Policy

In order to offer you the best service via our website, and in line with our constant concern that you should have the best possible experience as a customer, IKEA uses cookies to record your browsing preferences. Below, we explain what cookies are, what they do, what type of cookies we use and how to deactivate them, should you wish to do so.

¿What are cookies?

Many people are concerned about their privacy and the use of “cookies” when they navigate on the Internet. Cookies are small files that can be used to store certain types of information that you have already supplied when you navigated through the website. The website of IKEA uses cookies to log your preferences (i.e. it can remember what web page of the IKEA store you saw, to make your next visit more comfortable by showing you information about what you visited before). These cookies are sent to your browser and are stored on your device. However, you can set cookies through our configuration panel or even if you don't want to have any cookies, you can deactivate them at any time  through our configuration panel in the options section of your Internet browser.

¿How do we use them?

Cookies are used to capture information about the way you browse and interact with the website. Once this information is collected, it is analysed with different purposes  mainly to improve and optimise your browsing experience (e.g. showing products that might interest you more). However, cookies are never associated with your personal data, neither do they obtain information that can be used to identify you. For the cookies setting IKEA uses an ID which it is not linked to personal data and do not allow to identify individually customers browsing in the website. In case cookies. If cookies are supported by IP collection, it is anonymized to avoid personal data treatment. However in order to send you relevant contents and provided you give express consent to send personalized you commercial communications by e-mail, we will send you IKEA advertising based on your profile connecting the e-mail you provided with the cookie ID. For that purpose you will have to give express consent to advertising cookies.

Examples of how we use cookies

To remember the items in your shopping list.
To calculate the number of visitors that access our website and ensure that there is sufficient capacity to make it fast.
To improve the functioning of the web, e.g. by ensuring that users easily find what they are looking for.
To ensure the functionality of certain services, such as the ones for payment.
To recognise your user login so you don't have to re-enter it on every page you want to see.
To show adverts that most closely match your interests.

¿What type of cookies do we use?
The cookies we use at to improve your experience as a customer are as follows:

Strictly necessary cookies:  When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalised web experience. Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings. However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.

Analytics and/or performance cookies: These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.

Functional cookies: These cookies are used to These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. For instance we use this cookie to give you customer support when you are browsing in the website in an easy and quick way.

Advertising cookies: These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.


In this case we use different suppliers that allow us to provide this functionality. You can see above the cookies list and the suppliers:


As you can see in the list, many cookies are of the “session” type, which means that they will disappear as soon as the session ends (when you close the browser). Other cookies are permanent, which means that they will be saved on the computer for a time.

Our list includes the time period for which the permanent cookies will be stored on your device.

The cookies we use at are processed by IKEA IBÉRICA S.A.U., Cookies in the website are managed by by INTER IKEA SYSTEMS B.V., without ever being sent to companies or persons outside the group.

Your permission for us to use cookies, and how you can deactivate them

When you access our website for the first time, a window is displayed that asks you to indicate if you accept the cookies or if you want to set cookies and to reject cookies setting unless those strictly necessary without which the website would not work.

If you want to set cookies you can access our configuration panel in which you can see the type of cookies and their function and consequently to choose the cookies settings. You can decide the configuration you prefer at any time and revoke the consent you gave at any time.

If you do not want an optimal experience when browsing through our website, you also have the option of rejecting the use of cookies on your device. However, when you do this, you may have a less satisfactory browsing experience that may even be defective. To deactivate the cookies, simply change the configuration of your browser. For more information, visit the cookies deactivation guidelines for the four most commonly used browsers (Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Safari para IOS (iPhone y iPad), Chrome para Android, Chrome para Iphone y Ipad).

There are also options to disable Google Analytics, which you can find here.