ikea tampa grand opening “big blue bag shopping spree” giveaway

info.ikea.usa.com

ikea tampa grand opening “big blue bag shopping spree” giveaway

IKEA TAMPA GRAND OPENING “BIG BLUE BAG SHOPPING SPREE”

GIVEAWAY

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE

YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

1. PROMOTION DESCRIPTION. The IKEA Tampa Grand Opening “Big Blue Bag Shopping

Spree” Giveaway (“Game”) is a Short Message Service (“SMS”) and Internet based

Instant Win Game which begins at 12:01:00 AM (ET) on 4/20/09 and ends at 11:59:59

PM (ET) on 5/10/09 (“Promotion Period”). By participating in the Game, each entrant

agrees to comply with and abide by these official rules and the decisions of IKEA North

America Services, LLC, 420 Alan Wood Road, Conshohocken, PA 19428 ("Sponsor"),

which shall be final and binding in all respects.

2. ELIGIBILITY. Open to legal residents of the State of Florida who are 18 years of age or

older at time of entry. Employees of IKEA North America Services, LLC, its parent

company, affiliates, subsidiaries, partners, advertising and promotion agencies

(collectively, "Promotion Entities") and their immediate family members and/or those

living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate. All federal, state

and local laws and regulations apply. Void outside of FL and where otherwise

prohibited.

3. HOW TO PLAY THE GAME. There are three (3) ways to play the Game:

a) VIA TEXT MESSAGE ONLY. Play the Game by submitting a SMS via text message

with the keyword “BBB” or “Tampa” to 62345 (the “Short Code”) from your cellular

phone. Only winners will be notified. If you are an instant winner, you will be provided

instructions on how to claim your prize via text message. Limit one (1) Text Message

Only Game play for the Promotion Period. If you play the Game via the Text Message

Only method of Game play and are not a winner, you may conduct an additional

Game play via methods (b) or (c) noted below. Additionally, you may receive several

text messages in response to your original submission, including a message confirming

your entry, legal disclaimers and options to receive future promotional messages from

any of the Promotion Entities. Carrier specific charges for text messages may

apply, depending on your individual cellular pricing plan, in accordance

with your cellular customer agreement. SMS may not be available for all service

providers or for all handsets. Cellular phone carrier’s instructions for text messaging

may be different. Check your phone capabilities for specific instructions. The text

message entry portion of this Game works with most U.S. cellular carriers and requires a

two-way text messaging enabled cellular phone. Sponsor makes no guarantee that

1


any particular wireless service provider will participate. Check with your service

provider for details. By texting the code, the entrant grants permission to the Sponsor to

notify them via a return text message and must agree to accept all applicable charges

associated therewith. Wireless service providers may charge entrants for each text

message, including any error message that is sent and received in connection with the

Game, based on the applicable wireless service pricing plan. You are responsible for

all applicable fees and taxes associated with placing an SMS Entry. Sponsor in its sole

discretion may add or delete a cellular carrier at any time, without notice. Proof of text

messaging the Short Code is not considered proof of delivery to or receipt by Sponsor

of such game play.

b) VIA INTERNET WITH TEXT MESSAGE. Play the Game via the Internet by going to

http://www.IKEA-USA.com/Tampa and follow the instructions to complete the online

component of the Game. If you successfully complete the online component of the

Game, you will be provided with a key word and Short Code and invited to complete

the Text Message Game play component. Follow the instructions provided in order to

complete the Text Message Game play. Only winners will be notified. If you are an

instant winner, you will be provided instructions on how to claim your prize via text

message. Limit of up to two (2) Game plays per person for the Promotion Period via the

Internet with Text Message method of Game play.

b) VIA INTERNET ONLY (for non-Mobile entrants). Play the Game online by going to

http://www.IKEA-USA.com/Tampa and play the Blue Bag It! Game. To complete

game play, visit http://www.cellit.net/clientwork/ikea/tampa_ame.php and submit

your secret code along with your email address. Only winners will be notified. If you

are an instant winner, you will be provided instructions online on how to claim your

prize. Limit of up to two (2) Game plays per person for the Promotion Period via the

Internet Only method of Game play.

Limit two (2) Game plays per person for the Promotion Period, regardless of method of

play. No automated entry devices, bots and/or other programs and/or software are

permitted for Game entry. All entries become the sole property of Sponsor and will not

be returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete, invalid,

unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries, which will be

disqualified, or for problems of any kind, whether mechanical, human or electronic.

Only fully completed entries are eligible. Proof of submission will not be deemed to be

proof of receipt by Sponsor.

Sponsor is not responsible for any change of mailing address, email address, and/or

telephone number of entrants. In the event of a dispute, any SMS entries and/or

Internet entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the Authorized Account

Holder of the wireless phone used to enter (SMS entry) or the authorized account holder

of the email address (Internet entry) submitted at the time of entry, provided that person

2


meets all eligibility requirements set forth in these Official Rules. “Authorized Account

Holder” means the natural person who is assigned to a wireless phone number or email

address by a wireless service provider, Internet access provider, online service provider,

or other organization that is responsible for assigning cellular phone numbers or e-mail

addresses for the cellular phone numbers or domain associated with the submitted

accounts. Entrants may not enter more than the once per day with a cellular phone

number or e-mail address. Any entrant who attempts to enter the Game more than

once per day using multiple cellular phone numbers or e-mail addresses or under

multiple identities will be disqualified from participation in the Game and all entries

from that individual will be considered void.

4. INSTANT WIN GAME - WINNER DETERMINATION. Winners will be randomly

determined based on time of day of Game play. Winners will be notified by phone,

mail and/or email at Sponsor’s discretion.

5. PRIZES/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (ARV)/ODDS. Twenty (20) Prizes - A $250 IKEA

Shopping Spree (to be awarded in the form of a $250 IKEA Gift Card) and a Big Blue

Shopping Bag (ARV $250.59 ea. winner). Total ARV of all prizes is $5,011.80. Gift

cards are subject to the terms and conditions associated with their use. Odds of

winning in the Instant Win Game depend on total number of eligible entries received

from all methods combined and the order in which they are received. Unclaimed prizes

will not be awarded. All applicable federal, state, and local taxes on prizes are the

sole responsibility of the prize winners. Limit one (1) Game prize per person.

6. GENERAL. Potential prize winners (if a minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) will be

required to sign and return a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release and,

where permitted by law, Publicity Release within ten (10) days after first notification

attempt. Any prize won by an entrant who is deemed to be a minor will be awarded to

the winner’s parent/legal guardian on behalf of the winner. If prize notification or prize

is returned as non-deliverable, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be

selected. No correspondence will be acknowledged. No cash equivalents, substitutions

or transfer of prize permitted. Promotion Entities will have no liability whatsoever for

any injuries, losses or damages of any kind resulting from acceptance, possession, use

and/or misuse of any prize or participation in the Game. Acceptance of a prize shall

be construed as and signify the winner's agreement and consent that Sponsor may use

the winner's name, voice, likeness and/or prize information, without limitation, for

promotional purposes without further consideration, review, approval or payment,

unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error

in the printing of the offer or in administration of the Game.

Any attempted form of entry into the Game, other than the entry methods stated, is

prohibited. No automatic, programmed, robotic or similar means of entry are

permitted. Sponsor, its affiliates, partners and promotion and advertising agencies are

3


not responsible for lost, late, mutilated or illegible entries nor for electronic transmission

errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or

transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry

materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer,

hardware, software, electronic, network, telephone or other communications

malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, errors in transmission, lost or unavailable

network connections, telephone connections, wireless phone connections, web site,

Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion,

incomplete or inaccurate capture or entry information (regardless of cause) or failed,

incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed transmissions which may limit or restrict an

entrant’s ability to play the Game, including any injury or damage to participant’s or

any other person’s phone/computer, or other matter relating to or resulting from

participating in this Game or downloading any materials in the Game. If for any reason

the SMS and/or Internet portion of the program is not capable of running as planned,

including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud,

technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt

or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Game,

the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who

tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the SMS

and/or Internet portion(s) of the Game and select the winner(s) by random drawing from

among all eligible entries received from all methods combined up to the point of the action

taken by the Sponsor. Caution: Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any

website or undermine the legitimate operation of the game is a violation of criminal and

civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek

damages from any such person to the fullest extent of the law.

7. CONFIDENTIALITY. For information about how IKEA North America Services, LLC uses

your personal information, please see its privacy policy, located at

http://www.ikea.com/ms/en_US/privacy_policy/privacy_policy.html.

8. For names of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by 7/1/09 to: IKEA

Tampa Grand Opening “Big Blue Bag Shopping Spree” Giveaway – Winner’s List, 67

South Bedford Street, Suite 100E, Burlington, MA 01803. Winner’s list to be available

after 6/1/09.

©Inter IKEA Systems B.V.1999-2009

4

More magazines by this user
Similar magazines