Express Lane Contest 2012 |
Rogers Broadcasting Ltd | The Shopping Channel
1. Contest period starts at 12:00 AM EST on Sunday, July 1, 2012 and continues until 11:59 pm EST on Monday, December 31, 2012, the Contest Closing Date. No purchase necessary.
a) To enter,
Receive ONE automatic entry for every order completed using The Shopping Channel's Automated Voice Telephone System at 1-888-2020-888 and/or online at theShoppingChannel.com. Receive a bonus entry for every order placed online at www.theShoppingChannel.com
Write a 50 word essay about "What are the advantages of ordering through The Shopping Channel's Automated Telephone Ordering System or Online" hand written in blue ink with your name, address and day/evening telephone numbers and date of birth (for verification purposes) in an envelope with sufficient postage and mail it to The Shopping Channel, Express Lane Contest, 59 Ambassador Drive, Mississauga, ON L5T 2P9. Mailed in entries must be postmarked by the contest closing date. One (1) entry per envelope per person/day.
The Shopping Channel is always looking to share testimonials from customers and by submitting your essay, you agree to allow The Shopping Channel the right to share your essay and your name and city either in print, online or on-air. All entries received through this entry method during each month will be submitted into the draw of that same month, as determined by the date postmarked on the envelope
b) Ten (10) random draws will be made MONTHLY by a representative of The Shopping Channel from all entries received on the dates outlined below at The Shopping Channel office at 59 Ambassador Drive. Non-winning entries for each month will not be carried over to the next month.
Monthly Entry Period #1 - Start: 12:00 am ET July 1, 2012 | Deadline: 11:59 pm ET July 31, 2012 | Prize Draw: Sept 4, 2012 12:00 am ET
Monthly Entry Period #2 - Start: 12:00 am ET August 1, 2012 | Deadline: 11:59 pm ET August 31, 2012 | Prize Draw: October 1, 2012 12:00 am ET
Monthly Entry Period #3 - Start: 12:00 am ET September 1, 2012 | Deadline: 11:59 pm ET September 30, 2012 | Prize Draw: October 31, 2012 12:00 am ET
Monthly Entry Period #4 - Start: 12:00 am ET October 1, 2012 | Deadline: 11:59 pm ET October 31, 2012 | Prize Draw: December 3, 2012 12:00 am ET
Monthly Entry Period #5 - Start: 12:00 am ET November 1, 2012 | Deadline: 11:59 pm ET November 30, 2012 | Prize Draw: January 2, 2013 12:00 am ET
Monthly Entry Period #6 - Start: 12:00 am ET December 1, 2012 | Deadline: 11:59 pm ET December 31, 2012 | Prize Draw: February 4, 2013 12:00 am ET
d) If the selected entrant cannot be reached within three (3) days following the draw, incorrectly answers the skill testing question, declines the prize, or fails to return a Release of Liability as specified below, another entrant will be selected.
a) Participants are eligible to win one (1) of ten (10) prizes which will be a credit on their Shopping Channel account equaling the value of the winning order (excluding gift cards and auto delivery items) up to $1,000 CDN. No purchase necessary entrants are eligible to win a credit of the average value of the orders made by entrants between the applicable Monthly Entry Period Start Date and the Monthly Entry Period Deadline Date up to $1,000 (excluding auto delivery purchases and gift card purchases) on their Shopping Channel account. If a no purchase winner doesn't have a Shopping Channel account, one will be created.
(c) Prize must be accepted as awarded and may not be transferred or exchanged. The Shopping Channel reserves the right to substitute a prize of at least equal value in the event of the unavailability, for whatever reason, of the advertised prize. Prize cannot be substituted for cash.
3. To be declared a winner, selected entrant must first correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited, mathematical skill-testing question and may also need to return a signed release of liability and acknowledgment form. Contest judges' rulings are final and without appeal in all matters related to the promotion and the awarding of prizes.
By entering this contest, entrants consent to the use of their entry, name, any submissions, city of residence and/or any photograph of or that may be taken in publicity carried out by The Shopping Channel and/or their advertising agencies, without further notice or compensation.
This contest is open to residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) who are over the age of majority in their province or territory of residence excluding employees of The Shopping Channel, their parent and affiliated companies, representatives, dealers and agents, contest suppliers and judges, and those with whom they are domiciled. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations.
No communications will be entered into except with selected entrants. For the names of the winners, send a postage-paid, self-addressed envelope on or before the Contest Closing Date to Express Lane Contest, c/o The Shopping Channel, 59 Ambassador Drive, Mississauga, ON, L5T 2P9 or visit www.TheShoppingChannel.com/winners after the Contest Closing Date.
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of the rules may be disqualified by The Shopping Channel. The Shopping Channel takes no responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged, misdirected, late or destroyed entries, or for typographical or other production errors. The Shopping Channel is not responsible for any errors or omissions in printing or advertising this contest. All entries become the property of The Shopping Channel and will not be returned.
By entering this Contest, entrants release and hold harmless The Shopping Channel, its advertising and promotional agencies and the contest judge(s), their affiliates and respective directors, officers, owners, partners, employees, agents, dealers, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively the "Releasees") from any liability in connection with this Contest or, if declared a winner, the prize(s). Before being declared a winner, entrants may be required to sign and return, within a stipulated period of time, a Declaration of Compliance with the Contest Rules and a full Liability and Publicity Release. By accepting a prize, winners consent to the use of their name, place of residence, voice, statements, photographs or other likenesses for publicity, advertising or informational purposes in any medium or format without further compensation or notice.
This contest will be run in accordance with these rules, subject to amendment by The Shopping Channel. Contestants must comply with these rules, and will be deemed to have received and understood the rules by participating in the contest. The terms of this contest, as set out in these rules, are not subject to amendment or counter-offer, except as set out herein.
(a) The Shopping Channel assumes no responsibility for failure of the internet or the website during the promotional period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion. Any attempt to deliberately damage any web site or to undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, The Shopping Channel reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.
(b) If the identity of an entrant is disputed, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted (if applicable to this contest) at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant. The individual assigned to the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address is considered the authorized account holder. A selected entrant may be required to provide proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the selected entry. All entries must be submitted from a valid e-mail account that may be identified by reverse domain name search. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of receipt of a valid entry in this contest will be the contest server machine(s).