Privacy and Security
Updated June 5, 2007
Information We Collect
We use information about you, your shipments, and your shipping activity to:
- Provide or enhance the services we make available to you
- Enhance our ability to communicate with you about other, valuable MIQ Logistics services
- Perform trend analysis and market studies
Customer-specific shipment information is available only to parties identified on the bill of lading, to MIQ Logistics and to parties acting on behalf of MIQ Logistics. As we collect and use information about you, we may contract with vendors to help us process your information. All our vendors are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information and may not use it for any purpose other than to provide our services to you.
We do not take information without your knowledge. We collect only personal information that you have provided to us through MIQ.com. This is personal information or information that relates to an identifiable person. Examples of personal information are:
- E-mail Addresses
- Credit Card Numbers
- Telephone Numbers
If you choose to use our site anonymously, we do not capture or store any information you enter. If you choose to communicate with MIQ Logistics through email, we use your email address only to respond to your specific inquiry. We do not keep it for any future use.
An Internet address is a number that is assigned automatically to a computer whenever it is connected to the Internet. MIQ.com collects Internet addresses for system administration, security and statistical analysis. We log these addresses and analyze them to understand where the requests originate so that we can provide efficient service, enhance security, ensure appropriate use and produce site traffic volume statistics.
MIQ Logistics Responsibility
We regard confidential information as an asset that we protect, using information security techniques, against loss and unauthorized access by persons inside and outside our company. Access to your information is limited to employees who need it for purposes stated above.
Cookies are small, text files that a website can send to your browser for storage on your hard drive. Cookies make your Internet use easier by saving your status and preferences about a website. Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies, but you can change your browser setting to refuse them or to be alerted when cookies are being sent.
Your continued use of this site signifies your agreement with our Privacy/Security Policy. We reserve the right to modify, add or remove parts of the policy any time. If we decide to materially change this Privacy/Security Policy, we will post those changes on this page. Please check this page periodically for changes.
How to Contact MIQ Logistics
By phone or by e-mail, we’re always available to you:
UK Head Office
MIQ Logistics (UK)
Unit 1 Alpha Way
Thorpe Industrial Park
Egham, Surrey TW20 8RZ
T +44 (0) 1784 480 100
F +44 (0) 1784 480 151