NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN A PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
WINNER WILL BE REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PRIZE FULFILLMENT PROCESS AND MAY HAVE TO SIGN DOCUMENTATION, SUCH AS A RELEASE, IN SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION AS MORE FULLY DESCRIBED BELOW, OR PRIZE MAY BE FORFEITED.
Official Rules: By participating in “The Body Shop® Holiday Joy-Aways” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”), each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of The Body Shop Canada Limited (d/b/a The Body Shop), 1 Yorkdale Road, Suite 510, Toronto, ON M6A 3A1 (the “Sponsor”), which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning any prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. In no way is the Contest sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. Officers, directors, employees, independent contractors, representatives and agents of Sponsor and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, licensors, distributors, divisions, participating advertising and promotional agencies, and prize suppliers (collectively, the “Contest Entities”) and the members of their immediate families (parents, children, siblings, spouse) and/or those living in the same household (whether related or not) are not eligible to enter this Sweepstakes or win any prize.
Eligibility: You must be a legal citizen and current resident of Canada (excluding residents of the Province of Quebec), and be nineteen (19) years of age or older to participate. Sweepstakes is not open to residents of Quebec, and is void where restricted or prohibited by law. Entrants who have won a prize in any Sponsor promotion in the ninety (90) days prior to the commencement of this Sweepstakes are ineligible. By entering, participants warrant and represent that they agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the final decision of the Sponsor.
How to Enter: The Sweepstakes begins on or about 10:30 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) on November 30, 2013 and ends at 10:00 a.m. EST on December 25, 2013 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). To be entered into the Sweepstakes, participants must submit their first name, last name, a valid email address, delivery street address, delivery state, delivery zip code and valid phone number into the contest entry form online at http://bddy.me/16YBCCn between the hours of 10:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. EST daily during the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible for that day’s drawing. Entries for each day must be received by the sponsor by 10:30 a.m. EST the following day of the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible for the prior day’s drawing.
All entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Period in order to participate. Sponsor will not verify receipt of entries. All entries submitted become the sole property of Sponsor. Participants may also enter into the Sweepstakes in writing by submitting their first name, last name, a valid email address, delivery street address, delivery state, delivery zip code and valid phone number, to “The Body Shop® Joy-Aways” Sweepstakes, The Body Shop Social Media Department, 5036 One World Way, Wake Forest, NC 27587. To be eligible, each written entry must be postmarked on the exact day of the Daily Prize. Unless you opt out, by registering your email address, you grant permission to the Sponsor to send you special offers, new product releases and exclusive discount events for The Body Shop® via email.
Limit one (1) entry per day. NOTE: Each daily entry will also count as an entry toward the Grand Prize.
Prize: Five (5) prizes will be awarded daily from December 1, 2013 through December 24, 2013 (individually, a “Daily Prize”). The Daily Prize contents will vary, but each will contain The Body Shop® products with an approximately Average Retail Value of $35.71. The grand prize will be awarded on December 25, 2013, and will consist of one (1) $250.00 The Body Shop® Gift Card Prize (the “Grand Prize). A total of 121 prizes will be awarded during the Sweepstakes Period. Winner may not substitute, assign or transfer prizes or redeem the Daily Prize or Grand Prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute the Daily Prize or Grand Prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. The Daily Prize and/or the Grand Prize will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Drawing and Notification: : The Sponsor shall select five (5) Daily Prize winners from all eligible daily entries during a random drawing to be held each day from December 1, 2013 through December 24, 2013. The Sponsor shall select one (1) Grand Prize winner from all eligible entries during a random drawing to be held December 25, 2013. Sponsor decisions are final and binding in all respects. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. The Sweepstakes Entities shall have no liability for any prize winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by the potential prize winner for any reason.
The potential Daily Prize winner will be notified by e-mail using the contact information given at the time of entry, and will be required to correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill testing question in order to be eligible to win. The Daily Prize will be shipped to the winner, which may take up to four (4) weeks from the date the Daily Prize winner is chosen.
The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by e-mail, using the contact information provided at the time of entry, and will be required to correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill testing question in order to be eligible to win. The Grand Prize winner will receive a Gift Card Code in the e-mail notification, which may be used in store or online. This code is also printed on the physical $250.00 The Body Shop® Gift Card, which will be mailed to the Grand Prize winner on or about January 10, 2014 should the winner choose to use the Gift Card instead of the Gift Code.
If any potential prize winner cannot be reached or does not respond within five (5) calendar days from the first notification attempt, if the Prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential prize winner, or if the skill testing question cannot be correctly answered by the potential prize winner, then such person shall be disqualified and an alternate prize winner will be selected.
If any potential prize winner is found to be ineligible, or if he/she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines a Prize for any reason prior to award, such potential prize winner will be disqualified and an alternate prize winner may be selected. If there is still no confirmed prize winner of the Prize after such attempts have been made, the applicable Prize may go unawarded. The decision of the Sponsor is final.
Prize Conditions: Prize winners are fully and solely responsible for any and all applicable federal, provincial and local taxes. Except where prohibited by law, a prize winner’s entry and acceptance of the Prize constitutes permission for the Sweepstakes Entities and their designees to use said winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice, and city and state address on a worldwide basis, and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without further compensation.
General Prize Conditions: The Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible or liable to any entrant or prize winner or any person claiming through such entrant or prize winner for failure to supply the Prize or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any action, regulation, order or request by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action, regulations, order or request proves to be invalid), equipment failure, threatened terrorist acts, terrorist acts, air raid, blackout, act of public enemy, earthquake, volcanic eruption, war (declared or undeclared), fire, flood, epidemic, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal) labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any other cause beyond the Sweepstakes Entities’ sole control.
Limitations of Liability: The Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for entries not received due to errors, failures or any malfunctions, which may limit an entrant’s ability to participate. If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including, but not limited to, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the promotion, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and select the prize winner by randomly drawing from those entries received up to the cancellation/suspension date. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a Prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices.
Miscellaneous: Sponsor has the right to substitute any or all components of the Prize for another of equal or greater value due to Prize unavailability. IN NO EVENT WILL THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, LICENSORS AND RELATED COMPANIES, THEIR ADVERTISING OR PROMOTION AGENCIES OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE SWEEPSTAKES.
Winner List/Official Rules:For the list of winners or a copy of these Official Rules, send your request with a hand-printed, self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “The Body Shop® Holiday Joy-Aways” Sweepstakes, 1 Yorkdale Road, Suite 510, Toronto, ON M6A 3A1. Indicate whether you are requesting the identity of the winners or a copy of these Official Rules. Only one (1) request per outer envelope, mailed separately, will be fulfilled. All winners list requests must be received by January 25, 2014. Official Rules requests must be received during the Sweepstakes Period. These Official Rules are also available during the Sweepstakes Period online at http://www.thebodyshop.ca/en/terms.