We take your privacy seriously and are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of all visitors to this website. Here you will find detailed information on how we treat your personal data and what happens if you submit a contact form or opt-in to receive communications from us.

Cookie Policy

This policy talks about the cookies we use to collect information about how you browse our site and to give you a better user experience.

Cookies are small text files that store information on your hard drive or browser which means that we can recognise that you have visited our website. They make it easier for you to maintain your preferences on our website and help us do awesome things like operate our site, services and perform analytics. A cookie often includes a randomly generated number which is stored on your device. Many cookies are automatically deleted after you finish using the website.

Our website does not store any information that would, on its own, allow us to identify individual users without their permission. The cookies we use on this website are either persistent cookies (cookies that remain on your computer for an extended period of time) or session ID cookies (cookies that expire when you close your browser). The cookies we use are not shared with third-parties.

Most browsers allow you to reject all cookies, whilst some browsers allow you to reject just third-party cookies. For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking Tools ⇒ Internet Options ⇒ Privacy ⇒ Block all cookies, then use the sliding selector. Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites, including this one.

Types of cookies that may be used during your visit to our website are listed below. The types of cookies we use may change, so check back regularly to make sure you stay up-to-date. If you think we’ve missed a cookie off our list, please email ken@selectpremiums.com to let us know – thank you.

Cookies set by the gtag.js and analytics.js libraries:

Cookie Name Expiration Time Description
_ga 2 years Used to distinguish users.
_gid 24 hours Used to distinguish users.
_gat 1 minute Used to throttle request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_<property-id>.
AMP_TOKEN 30 seconds to 1 year Contains a token that can be used to retrieve a Client ID from AMP Client ID service. Other possible values indicate opt-out, inflight request or an error retrieving a Client ID from AMP Client ID service.
_gac_<property-id> 90 days Contains campaign related information for the user. If you have linked your Google Analytics and AdWords accounts, AdWords website conversion tags will read this cookie unless you opt-out. Learn more.


Cookies set by the ga.js javascript library:

Cookie Name Default Expiration Time Description
__utma 2 years from set/update Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmt 10 minutes Used to throttle request rate.
__utmb 30 mins from set/update Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmc End of browser session Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
__utmz 6 months from set/update Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
__utmv 2 years from set/update Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

Visitors to selectpremiums.com

When someone visits our website we use a third-party service Google Analytics to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We collect information about the device you use to connect to the internet, your visits to and use of our website, including your IP (Internet Protocol) address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit, entry and exit points and pages you viewed. We do this to understand useful stuff like the number of visitors we get to various parts of our site. This information is processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We don’t make, or allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of our website visitors.

Google Web Fonts

For uniform representation of fonts, this website uses web fonts provided by Google. When you open a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser cache to display texts and fonts correctly.

For this purpose your browser has to establish a direct connection to Google servers. Google thus becomes aware that our web page was accessed via your IP address. The use of Google Web fonts is done in the interest of a uniform and attractive presentation of our plugin. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO. If your browser does not support web fonts, a standard font is used by your computer.

Further information about handling user data, can be found at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google’s privacy policy at https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/


Privacy Notice

Website security

Our website has HTTPS encryption via a SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certification to ensure any data passed between your browser and the web server where our website is hosted is encrypted.

Links to other websites

This Privacy Notice does not cover links within this site that link out to other websites. Other sites are not governed by this Privacy Notice. If you have questions about how other sites use your information, please check that site’s Privacy Notice.

What is personal data?

Personal data relates to a living individual who can be identified from that data. Identification can be by the information alone or in conjunction with any other information in our possession or likely to come into such possession. Since May 25, 2018 the collection and processing of personal data is governed by the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) 2016/679.


By consenting to this Privacy Notice you are giving Positive Marketing permission to process your personal cookie data specifically for the purposes we have identified. Your opt-in consent is required for Positive Marketing to process both types of personal data, this must be explicitly given. If we ever ask you for Special Category personal data, we will tell you why and explain how the information will be used.

Who is Positive Marketing?

We are a B2B (Business-to-Business) marketing agency specialising in the promotion of management development programmes. Our clients include business schools, universities and other executive training organisations in the UK and worldwide.

Who we collect data about

Existing customers (clients) and potential customers (prospects).

Information we collect about data subjects

We collect minimal information about the data subjects of interest to us. This includes, but is not limited to: name, job title, company name, corporate or personal e-mail address and phone number. We only collect business address information if it’s relevant at the time, or in the future if it becomes relevant.

Our legal basis for collecting and processing your data

GDPR lawful grounds: Legitimate Interest, Consent, Contractual
We offer a specialist promotional merchandise sourcing and branding resource to corporate, not-for-profit and charitable organisations of all sizes, including individuals, and across all market sectors, justified by skills, knowledge, know-how, experience and trade relationships we have developed over 25 years of working in the corporate gifts sector. Our business acquisition and retention strategy drives a highly targeted lead generation programme towards decision-makers and buyers of corporate gifts, including marketing employees. We seek to inspire and encourage prospects, including previous customers to work with us because we offer perceived advantages and unique opportunities to help them achieve their business objectives.

Data retention

When a contact form is submitted an email is received to hello@selectpremiums.com. The submission is not saved on the website server database. The information received is acted upon promptly and recorded in our central database before the email is deleted from our system. We only maintain electronic records, these are protected by usernames and passwords, firewalls and other security settings, both locally and in the cloud. When these files are accessed outside our offices, it is the responsibility of the employee to ensure the device and network they are using is secure, they must not leave their device unattended while logged-in to the server. We review the subject data we store on a 90 day rolling basis to decide whether to destroy or amend it, once the purpose for which it was created is no longer relevant. We do not hold data records without renewal of the data subjects consent for a period longer than 5 years.

Mailing list

We use mailchimp for digital broadcasts. mailchimp are GDPR compliant. When you subscribe to our newsletter we collect your email address so we can correspond with you. Your personal data will be stored in the mailchimp mailing list application we use to send our newsletters. Your data stored on the mailchimp platform will be kept for the duration we are utilising newsletters. You can request to be removed from this list at any time by clicking ‘unsubscribe’ at the bottom of our electronic communications, or by emailing unsubscribe@selectpremiums.com and if you receive a communication by post.

Change of ownership

Client personal data, including user and visitor information may be electronically transferred to an acquirer, or successor or assignee as part of any merger, acquisition, debt financing, sale of assets, or similar transaction, as well as in the event of an insolvency, bankruptcy, or receivership in which information is transferred to one or more third-parties as one of our business assets for the sole purpose of continuing the operation of the Service, and only if the recipient of the personal data commits to a Privacy Notice that has terms substantially consistent with this Privacy Notice.

Your rights

The GDPR provides you with the following rights:

Contact us about your personal data

If you have any questions or concerns about your personal data, please email us: hello@selectpremiums.com or write to:

Data Enquiries
Positive Marketing Limited
86-90 Paul Street
EC24 4NE

You can also call our Data Privacy Manager, Adrian Powell on 020 30 95 73 01

The data controller is Positive Marketing Limited
Registered in England No. 02681872

Alternatively, you can contact a supervisory body if you wish. In the United Kingdom this is the Information Commissioner’s Office at the ICO here: https://ico.org.uk/concerns/ quoting our ICO organisation certificate number: ZA724889

Date of last review

Our Cookie Policy & Privacy Notice was last reviewed April 2021.

Positive Marketing Limited trading as SELECTPREMIUMS assumes no responsibility or liability for any errors or omissions in the content on this website. The information contained within these webpages is provided on an “as is” basis with no guarantees of completeness, accuracy, usefulness or timeliness and without any warranties of any kind whatsoever, expressed or implied. Positive Marketing Limited does not warrant that this website and any information or material downloaded from it will be uninterrupted, error-free, omission-free, copyright-free or free of viruses or other harmful items. Thank you for your understanding.