MioCARE™ and other trademarks of Mio Technology are very valuable as they represent excellence and consistent quality. This page contains detailed information about how to reference Mio trademarks in different scenarios.
Referencing Mio Trademarks in Text
Proper use of Mio trademarks is important. You may use Mio trademarks or product names to refer to Mio products and services provided you follow these guidelines. Your use must not mislead consumers as to any Mio Technology sponsorship, affiliation, or endorsement of your company, or your products or services.
Referencing Mio Trademarks in Text
When referencing Mio software and products, apply the appropriate trademark symbols in accordance with the list of current Mio trademarks.
|Mio trademarks List|
|Mio explore more logo||TM or ®||Handheld device|
|Mio DigiWalker logo||TM or ®||Handheld device|
|Mio DigiWalker||TM||Handheld device|
|Mio||TM or ®||Handheld device|
Mio Technology sells its products under the MioCARE™ brand.
MioCARE™ Product Names
When writing about products from the MioCARE™ brand, the correct way is to use the complete MioCARE™ trademark followed by the model number. You can also refer to the product simply by its model number.
Correct: MioCARE™ A100
Incorrect: Mio A100
Use Mio Trademarks as Modifiers
Set Mio trademarks apart from other words or nouns they modify. The common way to do this is to capitalize the product name and use the appropriate trademark symbol and appropriate descriptor. You may also underline, italicize, or bold the name. Examples:
Correct: Before you install the MioMap™ navigation software...
Incorrect: Before installing miomap programs you can...
Do Not Use Mio trademarks in Possessive or Plural Form
Mio trademarks should never be used in the possessive or plural form, but should be introduced as a proper adjective followed by an appropriate descriptor.
Correct: It was easy to get there using MioMap™ navigation software.
Incorrect: He loaded several MioMaps into his handheld device.
Guidelines for Advertising Collateral, Marketing, and Product Packaging
You may reference the names of Mio products and services on packaging, web sites, and in advertising materials to indicate your product's compatibility with a specific Mio product or service, provided the reference complies with the guidelines herein and the specifications below.
- You may use Mio trademarks in referential phrases such as "Works with MioMap™", "Runs on MioCARE™ A100"," and "For use with MioCARE™ A100".
- Do not use any Mio trademarks as your product name, service name, or company name. Real-time traffic alert.
- Do not use product, service, or company names that could be confused with any Mio trademark.
- Do not mimic or copy Mio product packaging, or advertising.
- Do not use Mio trademarks more prominently than your product or service name. You should maintain a visual distinction between your company and product name and any Mio trademark.
- Do not create or use any logos that include a Mio trademark unless your use is pursuant to a license from Mio Technology (for example, do not create your own MioMap™ logo).
Do not use the MioCARE™ logo, MioMap™ logo, or any other Mio Technology logos, symbols, or icons on or in connection with products, packaging, manuals, promotional/advertising materials, or web sites for any purpose except where you have written permission from Mio Technology.
Endorsement or Sponsorship
Do not use any Mio trademark in any manner that expresses or implies Mio Technology's affiliation, sponsorship, endorsement, certification, or approval. Do not use any Mio trademark in such a manner that it appears Mio Technology is legally associated with your company. You must display your company name more prominently than any Mio trademark on all materials.
Do not manufacture, sell, or give away merchandise items such as T-shirts, mugs, etc. bearing any Mio trademark, including logos, except pursuant to an express written permission from Mio Technology.