Privacy policy

Effective January 1, 2008

At MICROS eCommerce, we are committed to the privacy, confidentiality, and security of your information while visiting MICROS eCommerce web sites, MICROS eCommerce.com and HotelProtect.com (hereinafter "Site"). Our goal is to provide you with an Internet experience that delivers the information, resources and services that are most relevant to you about our company. To achieve this goal, part of the operation of the Site includes the gathering of certain types of information about Site users. This Privacy Policy, which applies to the Site, addresses how we treat your information. 

What information is collected about you? How do we use it?

We take care to ensure that the personal information we obtain from you is not used in a way that you may be unaware of or not agreeable to. You may wish to submit an information request about our various services, participate in one of our promotions, or subscribe to our e-mail or postal lists. To facilitate your wish, we may ask for certain necessary personal information. In the event you opt to provide us with this information, we will only use it for the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy. 

Use of Aggregated Data

MICROS eCommerce is interested in improving the Site and may develop and offer new features and services. We monitor aggregated data regarding use of the Site for marketing purposes and to study, improve and promote use of the Site. In connection with such purposes, MICROS eCommerce may share aggregated data with third parties collectively and in an anonymous way. Disclosure of aggregated data does not reveal personal information about individual Site users. 

Use of Cookies

To enable features at the Site, MICROS eCommerce may assign one or more "cookies" to your Internet browser. Cookies speed navigation through our Site, keep track of information so that you do not have to re-enter it each time you visit our Site, and may provide you with customized content. A cookie is small text file containing a unique identification number that permits a web server to send small pieces of information or text by means of your browser and place them on your computer's hard drive for storage. This text lets the web server know if you have previously visited the web page. Cookies by themselves cannot be used to find out the identity of any user. 

Links Provided To Other Sites

MICROS eCommerce may provide links to a number of other web sites that we believe might offer you useful examples of our work and services. However, those sites may not follow the same privacy policies outlined here. MICROS eCommerce is not responsible for the privacy policies or the actions of any third parties, including without limitation, any web site owners whose sites may be reached through this Site, nor can we control the activities of those web sites. Contact the relevant parties controlling these sites or access their on-line privacy policies before submitting any personal information or sensitive data.

Your Consent To This Privacy Policy

Use of the Site signifies your consent, as well as the consent of the company for whom you use the Site and whose information you submit (if any), to this on-line Privacy Policy, including the collection and use of information by MICROS eCommerce, as described in this statement, and also signifies agreement to the terms of use for the Site.

Policy Modifications & Contacting MICROS eCommerce

MICROS eCommerce reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time; notice of changes will be published on this page. Changes will always be prospective, not retroactive. If you have questions about our policies, please contact: 

MICROS eCommerce

5550 Friendship Blvd

Suite T100

Chevy Chase, MD 20815