About Us

With 20+ years of experience, we are the only mobile-centric distributor to have operated in the UK mobile market since the outset.

Trusted by the world’s leading brands

We provide a platform for the world’s leading mobile brands to engage the UK’s leading B2B resellers, retailers, ecommerce businesses and mobile network operators. With a comprehensive product, services and mobile solutions portfolio, we help our customers leverage the latest in mobile technology.

Brand Partners

Since 1999, we have been entrusted by many of the worlds most valuable mobile brands to take their products and services to market, support them in life, develop and grow market share for them.

B2B Resellers

We support a diverse base of mobile B2B resellers with access to a broad smartphone, tablet and accessories portfolio, margin enhancing mobile solutions and B2B centric loyalty programme.

Retail

Providing a first-class end-to-end mobile supply chain solution for those on the high street, online or home shopping channels wanting to leverage the most in-demand mobile, audio products, TV’s and drones.

Network Operators

We cover all the major Network Operators and MVNO’s, effectively managing multiple sales channel and network marketing promotions that deliver fantastic margins for UK retailers.

Data Select

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Our journey

1999

Data Select founded by Peter Jones CBE, one of the UK’s most successful and well-known entrepreneurs.
Established our first distribution agreement with Ericsson.

2003

Launched SecureSelect, our ecommerce portal.

2004

Developed and launched the Vodafone ecommerce website.
Won the ‘Advertising, Marketing & PR Campaign’ category at the Mobile News Awards.

2005

Developed and launched the Sony Ericsson ecommerce website.

2006

Developed and launched the LG ecommerce website.

2007

Launched the Platinum Club, our B2B centric, members only loyalty programme.

2008

Won the ‘Distributor Handsets’ category at the Mobile News Awards.
Won the ‘Best Hardware Distributor’ category at the Mobile Industry Awards.

2009

Won the ‘Distributor Handsets’ category at the Mobile News Awards.
Won the ‘Best Hardware Distributor’ category at the Mobile Industry Awards.

2010

Data Select HQ opens in Slough.
Won the ‘Distributor Handsets’ category at the Mobile News Awards.
Won the ‘Best Hardware Distributor’ category at the Mobile Industry Awards.

2011

Won the ‘Best Hardware Distributor’ category at the Mobile News Awards.

2012

Awarded consumer airtime distribution for EE and Three.

2013

Developed the world’s first tough smartphone for JCB.

2015

Appointed the exclusive distribution launch partner for the CAT S60, the world’s first thermal imaging smartphone.
Awarded the EE Best Indirect Retail Distribution Partner.
Awarded the SOTI Distributor Partner of the Year.

2016

Appointed an official BlackBerry distributor.
Introduced our VR, drone and connected life categories.
Appointed the exclusive UK distribution launch partner for the HTC One A9s.
Appointed the exclusive online partner for Honor.
Achieved Samsung Expert B2B accreditation.
Appointed the exclusive UK Samsung Knox distributor.
Introduced B2B finance, extended warranty, insurance and trade-in propositions.

2017

Awarded the SOTI Distributor Partner of the Year.

2018

Awarded the SOTI Distributor Partner of the Year.
Appointed an official Google UK distribution partner.
Launched B2B finance with Econocom.

2019

Appointed an official Hammer UK distribution partner.
Launched our core accessories range.
Awarded the SOTI Distributor Partner of the Year.
Appointed an OPPO smartphone distributor.
Acquired by the Westcoast Group (a well-respected and privately held £2BN+ distribution partner).