American Licorice – Better Me In ‘23 Sweepstakes

Official Rules: Better Me in ’23 Sweepstakes Rules
1. Eligibility: The American Licorice Better Me in ’23 Sweepstakes (the
“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States who
are at least eighteen (18) years old. Employees of American Licorice Company (the
“Sponsor”), and its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, promotion and
advertising agencies, and members of their immediate families (spouse, parents,
siblings, and children) and household members of those employees are not eligible
to enter or win. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local
laws and regulations.
2. Agreement to Official Rules: Participation in this Sweepstakes constitutes
Entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to the Official Rules and Sponsor’s and
Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the
Sweepstakes. Winning and receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance of these
Official Rules and fulfilling all requirements.
3. Sponsor: The Sponsor and Administrator is American Licorice Company, 1914
Happiness Way, La Porte. IN 46350.
4. Timing: The Sweepstakes begins on 01/01/2023 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”),
and ends on 01/31/2023 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET (the “Entry Period”). Sponsor’s
computer is the official time keeping device for the Sweepstakes. Evidence of
submitting an Entry does not constitute evidence that Sponsor received the Entry.
5. How to Enter: Each Entrant must submit their name and other information
requested (the “Entry”) on the following webpage:
All eligible entries will only be entered based on the date an Entrant’s entry was
Eligible Entries received by the end of the Entry Period will be entered into the
drawing, and twenty-three (23) potential “Sweepstake Winners” will be randomly
selected from among all eligible entries received.
There is a limit of one (1) Entry per natural person during the Entry Period. Any
attempt by an Entrant to obtain more than one (1) Entry by using multiple or
different email addresses, identities, or any other method will void that Entrant’s
entries and that Entrant will be disqualified. Sponsor or representative acting on
behalf of Sponsor reserves the right to screen entries. In Sponsor’s sole discretion,
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify and remove any Entry it deems as
inappropriate or unacceptable or does not meet the submission guidelines, or does
not comply with these Official Rules. Entrant agrees if their Entry is contested in
any manner for any reason whatsoever, Sponsor or representative acting on behalf
of Sponsor may disqualify that Entry and discontinue use without notification.
6. Prizes: Twenty-three (23) prizes of two (2) 4oz Red Vines Made Simple Mixed
Berry Trays, two (2) 4oz Red Vines Made Simple Black Trays, and two (2) 4oz Red
Vines Made Simple Blueberry Pomegranate Trays will be awarded (Approximate
Retail Value (“ARV”) $17.94). Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of
eligible entries received. Prizes will be awarded only if the potential prize winner
fully complies with these Official Rules. Prizes are non-transferable, and no cash
alternative or substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s
sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or
greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. All
federal, state and local taxes, and any other costs and expenses associated with
acceptance and/or use of Prize not specifically provided for in these Official Rules
are solely the Winner’s responsibility. ALL PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”
7. Winner Selection and Notification: Following the conclusion of the Entry Period,
the Administrator will randomly select the twenty-three (23) potential Sweepstakes
winners from all eligible entries received during that applicable Entry Period. The
twenty-three (23) provisional winners will be notified through an email from the
Sponsor. If, despite reasonable efforts, a potential prize winner does not respond
within 48 hours of the first notification attempt, or if a prize or prize notification is
returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential prize winner, such potential
prize winner may forfeit the applicable prize and an alternate prize winner may be
selected. If any potential prize winner is found to be ineligible, or if they have not
complied with these Official Rules or declines the applicable prize for any reason
prior to award, such potential prize winner may be disqualified, and an alternate
winner may be selected. Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms
and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all
requirements. Prizes will be fulfilled approximately 2 weeks after the end of the
Entry Period, once winners are confirmed.
8. General Guidelines for Entrants: Sponsor reserves the right to verify the
eligibility of any Entrant. Any entry found not to be in compliance with these
Official Rules may be disqualified. Each Entrant must submit an Entry on Entrant’s
own behalf. Any Entrant using another person’s identity may be disqualified and
ineligible to claim any prize. By entering Sweepstakes, each Entrant warrants that
he or she has read and agrees to abide and be bound by these Official Rules. False
or deceptive entries or acts, including misrepresentation of age, shall render such
entries as ineligible. An Entrant may be required to produce proof of identity,
address, and/or birth date. Once an entry is submitted, it cannot be deleted, canceled
or modified by an Entrant. No substitution of an entry will be accepted during an
entry period under any circumstances once the original entry is submitted. Sponsor
assumes no liability for any entries submitted into the Sweepstakes that violates
these Official Rules. In the event an Entrant wins a prize, and is later found to be in
violation of these Official Rules, Entrant may be required to forfeit the prize.
Sponsor or representative acting on Sponsor’s behalf shall have the absolute right
to determine if an entry is not in compliance with these Official Rules without notice
to the Entrant. In the event of failure to capture any information for any reason
whatsoever, including but not limited to as a result of the effects of hackers or the
failure of any electronic equipment, computer or cellular transmission, or network
connections, any such attempted entry submissions will become null and void.
Sponsor is not responsible for any lost, late, illegal, intercepted, incomplete,
misdirected, damaged, destroyed, mutilated, unintelligible or not received entries,
or for errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operations, in
transmissions of entries. Proof of sending an entry will not be deemed to be proof
of receipt by Sponsor. If for any reason whatsoever data is not available to contact
a potential prizewinner, the entry will become null and void and the Entrant will be
disqualified from the Sweepstakes. Any other attempted form or method of entry,
except as outlined above, will not be an eligible Entry. The information you provide
will be administered by Sponsor in accordance with its privacy policy, available at Entrant agrees by attempting
to enter into this Sweepstakes, he or she will be bound by these Official Rules and
the decisions of the Sponsor which shall be final in all respects, and Entrant and
attempted Entrant waive any right to claim ambiguity in this Sweepstakes or these
Official Rules. Each winner is responsible for all taxes, including federal, state and
local, applicable to the acceptance and use of his/her prize. Wireless carrier standard
data plan rates may apply. Other charges may also apply; check your mobile plan
for rates/details relating to use of data under your plan.
9. Limitations of Liability: Sponsor is not responsible for: (a) incorrect or inaccurate
transcription of entry information or late, lost, stolen, unintelligible, illegible,
damaged, mutilated, altered, incomplete or misdirected entries or entries received
through impermissible or illegitimate channels, all of which will be disqualified; (b)
technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any
telephone, computer online systems, computer equipment, website, server provider,
network, hardware or software; (c) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any
website or service; (d) unauthorized intervention in any part of the entry process or
the Contest; (e) printing, typographical, electronic or human errors, which may
occur in the offer or administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; or (f)
any injury or damage to persons or property, including but not limited to entrant’s
computer, which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from
entrant’s participation in the Contest, or from viewing, playing or downloading any
material from Sponsor’s website(s), regardless of whether the material was prepared
by Sponsor or a third party, and regardless of whether the material is connected to
Sponsor’s websites by a hypertext link.
10.Release and Indemnification: By participating in this Sweepstake, entrant agrees
to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Sweepstake Entities from and against
any all claims, liabilities, damages, losses, and expenses (including reasonable
attorneys’ fees) arising out or relating to their breach of these Official Rules. By
entering, each Entrant forever, fully and irrevocably releases and holds harmless
Sponsor and its parents, subsidiaries and affiliates, and their respective agents,
advertising and promotion agencies, affiliates, and all of their respective employees,
officers, directors, shareholders and agents from and against all claims, damages or
liabilities arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s
participation and/or entry in the Sweepstakes.
11. Construction: All issues and questions concerning these Official Rules or the
rights and obligations of any participant shall be governed by and construed in
accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to its
conflict of law rules or provisions. All entrants expressly agree to submit to the laws
of and the jurisdiction of the federal and state courts in the State of California,
hereby waiving the jurisdiction of any other courts that now or in the future could
be considered competent for any reason. All actions, proceedings, or litigation
relating to the Sweepstake shall take place in the State of California, County of San
Mateo. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules
shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. If any provision
is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these rules shall be
construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision
was not contained therein.
12.Data Collection: Information collected in connection with this Contest on will be
administered by Sponsor in accordance with its Privacy Policy, which may be
viewed at
13. Force Majeure: Sponsor reserves the right to modify, extend, suspend, or
terminate the Sweepstake if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Sweepstake
is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures, or
malfunctions or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control have destroyed or severely
undermined or to any degree impaired the integrity, administration, security, proper
play and/or feasibility of the Sweepstake. In the event an insufficient number of
eligible entries are received and/or Sponsor is prevented from awarding prizes or
continuing with the Sweepstake by any event beyond its control, including but not
limited to fire, flood, natural or man-made epidemic of health of other means,
earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite
or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war
(declared or undeclared) or any federal state or local government law, order, or
regulation, public health crisis, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not
reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence),
then subject to any governmental approval which may be required, Sponsor shall
have the right to modify, suspend, extend, or terminate the Sweepstake. If the
Sweepstake is terminated before the designated end date, Sponsor will (if possible)
select the winner in a random drawing from all eligible, non-suspect entries received
as of the date of the event giving rise to the termination. Inclusion in such drawing
shall be each entrant’s sole and exclusive remedy under such circumstances.
14.Winner’s List: A list of winners may be obtained by sending a self-addressed,
stamped envelope after February 3rd, 2023 to: Attn: Better Me in ’23 Sweepstakes
Winners, American Licorice Company, 1914 Happiness Way, La Porte, IN 463350.