NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The #ALDIFridgeFill (the “Sweepstakes”) starts on July 27, 2016 at 12 p.m. CDT Central Time (“CT”) and ends on August 24, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. CDT (“Sweepstakes Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, who are at least 18 years of age. Employees, officers, directors, members, agents, and representatives of ALDI, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Weber Shandwick, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, promotion and advertising agencies, and members of their immediate family (spouse and parents, children and siblings and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of such employees, officers, directors, members, agents and representatives are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. The information you provide will only be used for Sweepstakes administration.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, there are three (3) ways to enter;
1) Facebook: Log in to your Facebook account and navigate to the ALDI USA Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ALDI.USA and click the ALDI Fridge Fill Sweepstakes tab. Then, follow the directions provided to complete the entry form and submit to receive one (1) entry; OR
2) Twitter: Log in to your Twitter account and tweet a photo that displays your favorite study snack from ALDI and why it is your favorite snack and include the hashtags #ALDIFridgeFill and #entry in your tweet to receive one (1) entry; OR
3) Instagram: Log in to your Instagram account and post a photo that displays your favorite study snack from ALDI and why it is your favorite snack and include the hashtags #ALDIFridgeFill and #entry in your photo post to receive one (1) entry;.
Limit of three (3) entries per person throughout the Sweepstakes period, regardless of social media channel used to enter. You may use your Facebook, Twitter or Instagram accounts to enter the Sweepstakes. Entries received from any person or email address in excess of the stated limitation will be void. A Facebook, Twitter or Instagram account is required to enter. A free account can be created at www.facebook.com, www.twitter.com or www.instagram.com. To enter the Sweepstakes using a mobile device, you must have a service plan for your web-enabled mobile device with your wireless service provider and a device that supports the Facebook, Twitter or Instagram application. Data rates may apply. See your wireless service provider for pricing plan details and capabilities.
REQUIREMENTS OF ENTRIES: Entry may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that:
- is sexually explicit or suggestive; is violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; profane or pornographic; contains nudity;
- promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing); promotes any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; promotes any particular political agenda or message;
- is obscene or offensive; endorses any form of hate or hate group;
- defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about other people or companies;
- contains trademarks, logos or trade dress (such as distinctive packaging) owned by others (excluding Sponsor’s logos and trademarks which will be permitted);
- contains any personal identification, such as personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses;
- contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, music, videos, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images);
- contains materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices or other indicia identifying any person, including, without limitation, celebrities and/or other public or private figures, living or deceased;
- contains look-alikes of celebrities or other public or private figures, living or deceased; or
- violates any applicable law.
Entry must be in English, be the original work of the entrant, may not have been previously published, may not have won previous awards, and must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. If the entry contains any material or elements that are not owned by the entrant, and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the entry, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit the use and exhibition of the entry by Sponsor in the manner set forth in these Official Rules, including, without limitation, name and likeness permissions from any person or any third-party who appears in or is identifiable in an entry (or the parent or legal guardian of any minor who appears in or is identifiable in an entry). Sponsor reserves the right to request proof of these permissions in a form acceptable to Sponsor from any entrant at any time. Failure to provide such proof may, if requested, render entry null and void. By submitting, an entry entrant warrants and represents that he/she and the person or third-party who appears in or is identifiable in the entry consent to the submission and use of the entry in the Sweepstakes and to its use as otherwise set forth herein.
By submitting an entry, entrant hereby grants permission for the entry to be posted on www.facebook.com/ALDI.USA or other websites and used in press materials. Entrant agrees that Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for any unauthorized use of entries by third parties. Released Parties do not guarantee the posting of any entry and may remove a posted entry at any time.
RANDOM DRAWING: Three (3) potential prize winners will be selected in a random drawing held on or about August 25, 2016, from among all eligible entries received throughout the Sweepstakes period. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Potential winners will be notified by mail, phone and/or email, and he/she may be required to complete an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and Publicity Release (unless prohibited by law) and any other documents required by Sponsor, which must be returned within seven (7) days of date appearing on such prize notification. Return of prize or prize notification as undeliverable, failure to sign and return requested documentation within the specified time period, the inability of Sponsor to contact the potential winner within a reasonable time period or noncompliance with these Official Rules by the potential winner will result in disqualification and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, prize may be awarded to an alternate. If a potential winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, prize may be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements imposed on winner set forth herein.
PRIZES (3): Each winner will receive $500 in ALDI gift certificates which may be used to fill his/her fridge for the upcoming school year. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of each prize: $500.
PRIZE CONDITIONS: Gift certificates are subject to certain terms and conditions specified by Sponsor. No substitutions, cash redemptions or transfers are permitted. Gift certificates are valid only in the United States for use at ALDI locations. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer prize or redeem prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute the prizes (or portions thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. Winners are responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes and all other costs associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Total ARV of all prizes: $1,500.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, each entrant agrees: (a) to abide by these Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor and judges, which shall be final and binding in all respects relating to this Sweepstakes; (b) to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, Weber Shandwick and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies, and the respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives of the forgoing (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any awarded prize; and (c) to the use of his/her name, voice, performance, entry and/or likeness for programming, advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet, and in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) or additional consents from entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to such use. By participating, entrant also agrees not to release any publicity or other materials on their own or through someone else regarding their participation in the Sweepstakes without the prior consent of the Sponsor, which it may withhold in its sole discretion.
MISCELLANEOUS: Released Parties are not responsible for any typographical, printing or other error in connection with this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors in the printing of these Official Rules or any advertising or promotional materials, the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prize or in any other Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, delayed, misdirected, undelivered, inaccurate uploads, entries, photos, tweets or posts. Entries made in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be void and the corresponding entrant may be disqualified. Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised for any reason, or should any cause, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to terminate the Sweepstakes (or portion thereof) and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winners from all eligible, non-suspect entries received in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association (AAA) and held at the AAA regional office nearest the entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
CHOICE OF LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Illinois.
REQUEST FOR WINNERS’ NAMES: For the names of the winners (available after September 1, 2016) send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: #ALDIFridgeFill Sweepstakes Winners, Weber Shandwick, Attn. Cori Clark, 875 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611 for receipt no later than October 1, 2016.
SPONSOR: ALDI Inc., 1200 N. Kirk Road, Batavia, IL 60510.