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El Corte Inglés

El Corte Ingles
Company nameEl Corte Inglés, S.A.
Company typeSociedad Anónima
IndustryRetailing
Founded1940
Founder(s)Ramón Areces
HeadquartersMadrid
Key peopleIsidoro Álvarez (CEO)
Revenue-15.9 billion (2006)
SubsidiaryHipercor
Bricor
Supercor
Opencor
Viajes El Corte Inglés
Informática El Corte Inglés

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El Corte Inglés S.A. (English: The English Cut as in tailor's cut), headquartered in Madrid, is the biggest department store group in Europe and ranks fourth worldwide. El Corte Inglés is Spain's only remaining department store chain, as well as owner of several associated businesses, such as:

* Hipercor - hypermarkets

* Supercor and OpenCor - supermarkets

* Bricor - Home and DIY chain

* Sfera - Fasion chain

* Viajes El Corte Ingles - Travel agency

* Telecor - Telecommunications

* Informatica El Corte Ingles - Business IT services

* Centro de Seguros, Correduría de Seguros and Grupo de Seguros El Corte Ingles - Insurance and financial services

* Editorial Centro de Estudios Ramón Areces - Educational publishing


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