Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Shipco Transport is committed to protecting your privacy. This policy describes our practices regarding information collected through our Website and through the use of our STi-Online suite of software tools.
In order to use this Website and STi-Online, you must first complete the registration and create an account. During registration you are required to give contact information (such as name and email address). We use this information to contact you about the services on our site in which you have expressed interest.
You will be required to provide "personal and account information" which means your name, company name, address, telephone number, and email address plus any other information that identifies you, and would permit us to contact you. When we use the terms "Shipco" "we" and "us" this means Shipco Transport as well as its affiliated companies. Shipco Transport is the sole owner of www.Shipco.com and STi-Online. Shipco collects personally identifiable information from our users at several different points on our Website.
When you browse our Website we collect certain types of information as described below:
  • IP address: We collect your IP address to measure our Website traffic.
  • Browser type: We collect information about the browser you are using to help optimize our Website for visitors.
  • Movements through our Website: We keep track of pages you visit to help provide you with a more personalized service.
When you create an account to use STi-Online on our Website:

We collect your user name, password, email address, to protect your Account. You can help us ensure your privacy by not sharing your user name or password.

When you subscribe to our email update through our Website:

You must create an Account with STi-Online to subscribe to our email update. We use your Account information in connection with your subscription.

When you communicate with us through our Website:

We collect your email address and the other information that you provide in order to respond to your communication.

Announcements

We will send you strictly service-related announcements on rare occasions when it is necessary to do so. Such announcements are not promotional in nature. We may also send out promotion announcements regarding our services. If you do not wish to receive such information, you may opt out of future communications by contacting Shipco E-Commerce.

Profile

We store information that we collect through session Ids and log files to create a "profile" of your preferences. We tie your personally identifiable information, to information in the profile, in order to provide tailored service to address you needs.

Restricted Access to Your Information:

We restrict access to your information to those who need access to use it as set forth in this policy. Your password to STi-Online is encrypted and therefore unavailable to anyone at Shipco Transport. Your other account information may be disclosed to third parties in limited circumstances. For example, we may share your personal and account information with our service providers and strategic partners and with suppliers and other entities involved in transactions you have initiated. We may disclose your personal and account information to respond to subpoenas, court orders, or other legal process, as required by law, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims.

Supplementation of Information

In order to provide certain services to you, we may on occasion supplement the personal information you submitted to us with information from third party sources, such as credit reporting agencies, commercial credit bureaus and business reporting services.

Personally identifiable information

We do not share personally identifiable information with third parties

Legal Disclaimer

We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on us.

Log Files

As is true of most Websites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp.

We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users' movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.

We do link this automatically-collected data to personally identifiable information. IP addresses are tied to personally identifiable information to better enable us to provide efficient service to our customers and users of STi-Online.