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Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Applicable as from September 1, 2018


The Internet web site (the “Site”) provides institutional and financial information on Groupe SEB and links to its subsidiaries and partners. The term Groupe SEB means all the companies directly or indirectly attached to the SEB SA company (“We”, “Us”).

These General Terms and Conditions of Use (“T&C of Use”) provide information on the rules applicable to use the Site, as well as rules applicable to processing of your personal data.

The Site is edited by SEB DEVELOPPEMENT, a simplified joint stock company, with capital of 3 000 000 Euros, registered with the Trade and Companies Registry of Lyon under n° 016 950 842, having its registered office 112 Chemin du Moulin Carron, CS 90229 69130 Ecully, France.

Tel: + 33. (0)4 72 18 18 18.

Director of the publication: Mrs Cathy PIANON, Vice President Corporate Communication.

The Site is hosted by Interoute France SAS, a simplified joint stock company, registered with the Trade and Companies Registry of Bobigny under n° 428 616 577, having its registered office 24 rue Gardinoux, 93300 Aubervilliers, France. 


Terms of access and use


Acceptance and amendment of the T&C of Use

By accessing the Site, you agree to be bound by these T&C of Use and all the other conditions herein or referred to, in force on the day of access. 
If you refuse any one of the obligations or conditions contained in the T&C of Use, please do not use the Site.  We may amend all or part of the Site, services accessible on the Site, and/or the T&C of Use at any time.



In general, you undertake to comply with the T&C of Use and the legal obligations in force.

Specifically, you agree to comply with the following rules:

  • Use the Site honestly and in accordance with its purposes;
  • Do not copy all or part of the Site, do not reproduce it, sell it, make it available under licence, distribute it, assign it, modify it, adapt it, translate it, produce derivative works from it, decompile it, submit it to reverse engineering operations, disassemble it or try to derive its source code;
  • Do not bypass or compromise the security or usage rules for the content provided, used or applied by a function of the Site;
  • Do not use a virus, robot, software or subroutine type system to interfere or attempt to interfere with the operation of the Site or use of the Site by any other person;
  • Do not publish or enter inaccurate or misleading information when using the Site;
  • Do not assume the identity of another person;
  • Do not collect information from other users to use them for sending commercial offers or equivalent, or to include them in a listing service.

Intellectual Property

The content comprising the Site and the related rights are owned by Groupe SEB including, but not limited to, the trademarks, designs, texts, logos, sounds, images, and the arrangement and layout of these features.

Any reproduction, representation, adaptation, modification, publication, transmission, misrepresentation, integration in another site, commercial exploitation and/or total or partial re-use of the Site and/or the content, by any process, and in any medium, is strictly prohibited and could constitute an act of infringement punishable by the Intellectual Property Code or any other applicable legislation.




Links to other websites

The Site may give access to other websites via hyperlinks. We do not manage these sites and cannot control the content thereof. Your use of these third-party sites may be subject to additional terms and conditions which we do not control. Use of third-party sites is therefore at your own risk.

We cannot therefore be held liable in any circumstances for:

  • The content and services provided on these third-party sites, or
  • Any collection and transmission of data, installation of cookies or any other process with the same purposes, carried out by these sites, or
  • Security or integrity problems with data, hardware and software that you might experience and any consequence or loss that might result from use of these third-party sites.


We cannot guarantee that the Site is free of anomalies, errors or bugs, nor that these can be corrected, nor that the Site will work without interruption or breakdown, nor that it is compatible with all types of hardware.

The Site operates on the Internet and mobile networks, which are outside our control. We are not liable for the unavailability of the Site or for any difficulty or failure to download or access the content of the Site.

The Site may be inaccessible during periods of maintenance, updates or modifications. We cannot be held liable in any case for interrupted access to the Site as a result of a maintenance, update or modification operation to all or part of the Site.

We reserve the right to modify, terminate, suspend or interrupt at any time, for any reason and at our sole discretion, access to all or part of the Site, without prior notice, in compliance with the legal provisions. We cannot be held liable in any circumstances if the Site is unavailable. Moreover, we reserve the right to temporarily or definitively interrupt access to the Site, in particular if the activity related to the Site ceases to trade, or in the event of collective insolvency proceedings.

In the event that we are held liable for a loss not stipulated in the T&C of Use, our liability will be solely limited to the certain, real, direct losses.

Applicable Law - Competent jurisdiction

These T&C of Use are subject to the applicable law in your place of residence. All disputes will be referred to the competent courts, if an amicable settlement cannot be reached.



Protecting your Data is important to us. We therefore invite you to read the following rules carefully and contact our Data Privacy Officer at if you have any questions.

Your data are processed by SEB DEVELOPPEMENT – 112 Chemin du Moulin Carron, CS 90229, 69134 Ecully.

What data do we collect ?

The data we collect on the Site are identification data such as last name, first name, email address, your profile (shareholder, investor, analyst, candidate, consumer, journalist), your postal address and your phone number, but also, if you submit a request to Innovate with Groupe SEB, or SEB ALLIANCE, or Fonds Groupe SEB, information related to your professional activity.

Some data are mandatory and are marked as such when it is collected.

Why do we collect your Data?

We may collect personal data about you in the following situations:

  • when you sign up for Groupe SEB’s email alerts
  • when you fill in the application form to submit a project for the Fonds Groupe SEB
  • when you fill in a request for SEB Alliance
  • when you contact us in the framework of Innovate with Groupe SEB
  • when you fill in the contact form in order to submit a question of comment

The processing of your personal data is necessary in order to allow us to process your request and respond to it.

Who can access my Data?

We only share your Data when strictly necessary, and only to the following third parties:

  • our suppliers, to perform the purposes described above or to fulfil a task on our behalf;
  • to the buyer of our company in the event of a takeover;
  • to a third party when stipulated or authorised by the law, or a valid legislative provision, court order or regulation, or if such disclosure is necessary as part of an investigation or procedure, within the national territory or in another country.

Finally, in accordance with the legal provisions (in particular Article 6(1) of the European Data Protection Regulation and recital 48 of the same Regulation), we may share your Data with Groupe SEB companies for internal administrative purposes.

If a transfer as described above takes place to a country outside the European Union, we will put in place measures to protect your data, appropriate to the legislation in force. Similarly, if you are located outside the EU, your Data will be transferred within the EU where they will be processed in accordance with the legal provisions of the European Data Protection Regulation.

How long do you keep my Data for?

We keep your Data for the duration necessary to perform the purposes set out in these T&C of Use. Beyond this period, we will only keep your Data to comply with our legal or regulatory obligations, or to enable us to establish proof of a right or a contract.

My rights over my Data

In accordance with the applicable legal provisions, we guarantee you the following rights:

Right of access

You may ask to access all or part of your Data.

Right of correction

You may ask us to correct all or part of your Data that might be inaccurate or not up to date.

Right of deletion

You may ask us to delete all or part of your Data, in particular if the Data are no longer necessary for performing the purposes for which they have been collected, or if you are withdrawing your consent to Data processing.

Right of objection

You may object at any time to processing of your Data for the purposes of the legitimate interests we pursue.

Right to limitation

You may request your Data to be processed in a limited way (no processing, only storage) in the following cases: i) for the period required to check the accuracy of your Data following a challenge to the accuracy of your Data by you; ii) if you consider that the processing is illegal and request limited use of the Data rather than deletion; iii) if we no longer need to process your Data but you still need these Data to record, exercise or defend your rights; iv) if you object to processing of your Data and you want to limit use thereof while checks are carried out to establish whether the legitimate reasons we give justify our continued processing of the Data.

Right to portability

You may request your Data to be exported to a third party when you have given your consent to collection of your Data or when your Data has been collected while performing a contract.


How do I exercise my rights?

You can exercise your rights, by sending your request (detailing the right you want to exercise) to the following address:

Direction de la Communication Corporate
Campus SEB – 112 Chemin du Moulin Carron
69134 Ecully Cedex.

You also have the right to lodge a complaint to a data protection authority.