Cookie Policy

Beacon Intermodal Leasing, LLC (“Beacon” or the “Company”) uses cookies on its website https://www.beaconintermodal.com (the “Website”) for various purposes in order to deliver our services and  improve your online experience (the “Services”).  Through this technology the Company may automatically collect information about your use of the Services and other online activity, including correspondence with the Company, third-party services, customer information in respect to the Services, and certain other online activities. In some cases, we may use cookies to collect personal information, or information that becomes personal information if we combine it with other information.  Please read our online Privacy Statement.

  • What are cookies?

A cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the cookie file of your internet browser when you visit a website.  A cookie file is stored by your internet browser and allows the Service or a third party to recognize you and make your next visit to the Beacon website easier and the Service more useful to you. This can include which pages you have visited, choices you have made from menus, any specific information you have entered into forms and the time and date of your visit.  Some cookies are only stored for the duration of your visit to the Website. These are known as “session cookies”.  Others, known as “persistent” cookies, may remain stored on your device after your visit and may be accessed by the Website every time you re-visit the Website.

The Company treats information collected by cookies and other technologies as non-personal information. However, to the extent that IP addresses or similar identifiers are considered personal information by local law, we also treat these identifiers as personal information. If we combine non-personal information with personal information, the combined information will be treated as personal information for as long as it remains combined.

  • How the Company Uses Cookies

Beacon use cookies to enable certain functions of the Service, to provide analytics, and to store your preferences.  The Website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users. This helps provide you with a good experience when you browse our Website and also allows the Company to improve the Website.

We use first party and third-party cookies to recognize you as a Beacon customer, customize the Services and content, and to collect information about your computer or other access device to mitigate risk, help prevent fraud, and promote trust and safety.

 

  • What types of cookies are used?

We use the following cookies:

  1. Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our site.
  2. Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies allow Beacon to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the Website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way the Website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. These cookies do not gather information that identifies you. The information these cookies collect is anonymous and is only used to improve how our Services work.
  3. Functionality/ Username cookies. These cookies are used to recognize you when you return to the Website.
  4. Third-Party Cookies. In addition to the Company’s own cookies, it may also use various third parties’ cookies to report usage statistics of the Service and other information. The Company does not control the storage or access to these cookies. You should review the cookies policies of these services to find out how these third parties use cookies.
  • Cookie Settings

By continuing to use the Website, you are consenting to our use of cookies.

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your internet browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. Please bear in mind that deleting and blocking cookies may have an impact on your user experience as you may not be able to access parts of the Website.  Unless you have adjusted your browser settings to block cookies, our system may issue cookies as soon as you visit our site or click on a link in a targeted email that we have sent you, even if you have previously deleted our cookies.  Please refer to your internet browser for instructions on how to adjust your cookie settings.