The Blue-Bag Ltd – “” – Web Site Privacy Statement


Blue-Bag Ltd, “Blue-Bag”, intends for to complement the services that we provide. Blue-Bag also believes that online privacy is important to the success of the Internet and electronic commerce. The collection of personal information by organisations through their web sites has become a critical issue affecting business throughout the world. Individuals are, increasingly, unwilling to engage in transactions over the World Wide Web unless they can be assured that companies manage in an ethical manner the identifying information that they may disclose.


The following statement sets forth Blue-Bag’s privacy policy for and describes the practices Blue-Bag follows to respect the privacy of all visitors to this site.The following statement deals with common concerns over the collection of personal information:

Blue-Bag has a strong commitment to the issues of trust and privacy on the World Wide Web.


At Blue-Bag we believe that everyone benefits from the free flow of information when that information is gathered and used responsibly. You should be aware that contains links to other sites, including sites maintained by Blue-Bag, which are not governed by this privacy policy.

If you have questions or you do not feel that your concerns have been addressed in our privacy statement, or you just want to talk with us, feel free to contact us.


What Kind of Information Is Collected Through the Site?

As a visitor to, Blue-Bag does not collect any personal information about you, except to the limited extent through the use of cookies, which are described here. If you decide you would like more information about Blue-Bag, you will be asked to register on using the feedback page. During registration, collects basic online contact information about you: Name, company address and email address.


Visitors are also able to send email through the site, and their messages will contain the user’s screen name and email address, as well as any additional information the user may wish to include in the message.

Please note registration is not required for you to use our site. We encourage registration so that we may send you periodic email updates about what’s new at Blue-Bag. If you have registered with but do not wish to receive future emails, you can unsubscribe and your personal details will be removed from our contact database. If at any time you wish to review your contact details held by Blue-Bag, follow the instructions at ‘What If a User Wants to Change the Information We Have?’


What Do We Do With the Information We Collect?

A user might provide personal information for these purposes:


  • When ordering publications
  • Requesting more information about Blue-Bag
  • When seeking access to an area of the site relevant to their business interests
  • As part of the forthcoming “mailing list” initiative

Information provided to request a publication, such as a white paper, is used only to send that publication to the person who requested it. Contact information used to register for access to an area on the site may be retained to provide updates, when requested by the user, or to track interest in that area on the site. Contact information may be used to follow up on a visitor’s interest for business-related purposes.

Blue-Bag gives you choices regarding the collection and usage of your personally identifiable information. One of the services we provide subscribers at is notification, via email, of “What’s new on” We request, during registration, contact information (name and email address) of those visitors who wish to be kept informed of recent Blue-Bag publications, studies, projects and changes to the web site. Again, it is not necessary for you to register with for you to access and use our web site. Therefore, if you so choose, you may opt out of providing such information to us, and the decision will not affect your online experience at Furthermore, if you have already registered with us and wish not to receive future emails you may unsubscribe (see unsubscribe instructions below). This “unsubscribe” option is also provided at the end of emails to you through this service.

Opportunities to send email through the web site are not active solicitations of identifying information by blue-bag; rather, email options let individuals send comments and communications to us. These messages are forwarded through the site to the appropriate persons within Blue-Bag to respond, at their discretion, to the questions or comments.


How Long Do We Keep Information?

Some of the information we receive is not kept – for example, we usually do not keep mailing addresses for white papers. Contact information about visitors (such as information generated though registration for access to areas on the site) may be kept as long as the information is valid or until the user requests that we delete that information. Email and resumes are retained or disposed of at the recipient’s discretion. does not sell, distribute or disclose your personally identifiable information collected at registration to any third parties (except as may be required by subpoena, search warrant, or other legal process).

Blue-Bag assumes no responsibility for the information practices of sites a user is able to access through ours.


What limitations or controls can an individual place on the collection and use of identifying information?

Identifying information provided to Blue-Bag through its web site is provided voluntarily by the visitor. Blue-Bag wants to keep all of its subscribers informed about recent Blue-Bag news and events. If your email address has changed or is incorrect, you may update or correct your contact information. Using your previous email address (the one you used to subscribe with us originally) contact us. This may be an ‘empty’ email with ‘Unsubscribe’ in the subject line, and will unsubscribe you from the news list to which you are presently subscribed. “Cookies” are used only to extend the functionality of the service offered in an area of the site. If a “cookie” is refused, the user still has access to the site. Again, most browser software also now allow a user to refuse “cookies.”


What If a User Wants to Change the Information We Have?

User updates of information should be handled by going back through the registration process. Inquiries about the accuracy of identifying information previously submitted to Blue-Bag through its web site, or requests to have outdated information removed, should be directed tous via our contact form


Data Security/Integrity

Blue-Bag has technological and operational security functions in place to protect personally identifiable information from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction. Only authorised employees have access to the data you provide and that access is limited by need. Our employees who have access to the data you provide have agreed to maintain the confidentiality of such information.



Blue-Bag understands the importance of protecting children’s privacy in the interactive, online world. does not intentionally target or solicit to children.


Consumer Recourse

If you have any questions or concerns regarding your privacy while using, please contact us