José Olé – Bring The Flavor – Win the First Prize

                   José Olé Bring
the Flavor Sweepstakes

                   Official Rules



Name:  José Olé Bring the Flavor Sweepstakes (the


Sweepstakes Dates: Sweepstakes registration is scheduled to begin
at 12:00:00am Eastern Standard Time (“ET”) on 7/22/2021 and end at 11:59:59pm ET on 9/30/2021 (the “Registration Period”). The Sweepstakes is subject
to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void
outside of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and wherever


Who may Enter: Sweepstakes is open only
to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, who
are age 13 or older as of date of entry (entrants 18 or older must have a
valid U.S. driver’s license or government issued ID), except the following
persons who are not eligible to enter or win:

Employees, officers, and directors of Competitive Edge Media (“Sponsor”), Million Dollar
Media, LLC (the “Administrator”), Ajinomoto Foods North America, Inc., each of
their respective affiliated companies, distributors, retailers, printers,
advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated
with the design or execution of this Sweepstakes (collectively “Released
Parties”) and the members of the immediate families or households of any of the
above, whether or not related. “Immediate family members” includes, for
purposes of this Sweepstakes, parents (including in-laws), grandparents,
siblings (including step-siblings), children (including step-children),
grandchildren (including step grandchildren) and each of their respective spouses.


NOTE:  Individuals age 13 to 17 or
entrants who are deemed a minor in the jurisdiction in which s/he resides (each
a “Minor”) may be eligible to participate in Sweepstakes with the approval of a
parent or legal guardian, provided that the parent or legal guardian is a legal
U.S. resident at least 18 years of age at the time of entry with a valid U.S.
driver’s license or government issued ID, and resides within the fifty (50)
United States and D.C.  In the event a
Minor is confirmed as a winner, a Parent/legal guardian will be required to
accept prize on behalf of Minor (and assume all tax liability associated
with accepting prize).


How to Enter – Two Ways:

1.     Text: During
the Registration Period, you may enter the Sweepstakes via text entry if you
are in possession of a Short Message Service (SMS) capable device with an
eligible text plan, and have obtained the bill payer’s permission to enter via
text. Text entry may not be available through all wireless carriers.  Enter via text by sending a text message to
the designated short code (77000) with
the designated key word (OLE) in the
body of the message. Upon receiving a verification message, enter your 8-digit
date of birth followed by the state code of your primary residence (e.g.,
MMDDYYYY, IA). Once you enter your information you will be entered into the
Sweepstakes. Message and data rates may apply to each text message sent or
received as provided in your wireless plan. Contact your carrier for pricing
plans and details. All text entries must be received by 11:59:59pm ET on 9/30/21 to be eligible.  Maximum of one text entry per person or per
valid mobile number per day.

2.     Email: To submit an entry during the Registration
Period without sending a text, submit an email to:,
and include in the body of the email your first and last name, valid email
address, complete address (including City, State and Zip Code), phone number
(including area code), and date of birth, along with ‘Jose Ole Bring the Flavor
Sweepstakes’ in the subject line of the email. 
All email entries must be received by 11:59:59pm ET on 9/30/2021 to be
eligible.  Maximum of one email entry per
person per day.


Any available opt-in opportunities are not
required to enter the Sweepstakes, and opting-in will not improve your chances
of winning. By participating and submitting an entry, entrant agrees that
Sponsor and participating parties are authorized to contact entrant via email,
text, mail, phone or any other form of media to make entrant aware of
information pertinent to the Sweepstakes, and to distribute information
regarding the Sponsor(s) featured products, special events or future sweepstakes,
contests, promotions or offers.  entrants
may opt-out of any further email communication at any time by simply replying
REMOVE to any email message, or following the provided opt-out instructions.


Maximum of one entry per person per day per
entry method. Any incomplete or illegible entries will be disqualified.
Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, illegible,
incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, damaged, or for entries submitted in a
manner that is not expressly allowed under these rules, or for any entry not
submitted or received due to any technical error or failure, unauthorized human
intervention, inaccurate capture or mis-entry of any required information, or
the failure to capture any such information for any reason including
programming or technical errors, or effects
of hackers or failure of any electronic equipment, computer or cellular transmissions and/or network connections; all of which will be disqualified.

Each entrant
must submit an entry on his/her own behalf. Any entry submitted on behalf of
another individual or using another person’s email address, name or mobile
number will be disqualified and ineligible to claim any prize. Any attempt
by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries allowed by
using same, multiple/different mobile numbers, identities, or any other methods
void that entrant’s entries and that entrant may be disqualified. No
mechanically reproduced or automated entries permitted. Use of any automated
system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification and all
such entries will be deemed void. All entries received become the property of
the Sponsor and will not be returned.


In the event
of a dispute as to any text-entry or email registration, the authorized account
holder of the email address or mobile phone used to register will be deemed
to be the registrant and he/she must be eligible
according to these
Official Rules. The “authorized
email address or mobile phone account
holder” is the natural person
listed on the account by the email or cellular service provider, associated with the email address or mobile phone number used to submit
the entry.


By registering to enter
Sweepstakes, you affirm that you have read and accepted these Official
Sweepstakes Rules. All entrants agree to be bound by & abide by the
official rules of the Sweepstakes.


Prize Drawing – Winner Selection & Notification (maximum of 1,000 prize winners): At the
conclusion of the Sweepstakes, a random drawing will be held from among all
eligible Entries received to select potential winners (each a “Potential
Winner”).  Potential Winners will be
notified initially by email or phone following their selection. If any Potential Winner fails to respond or the
Administrator is unsuccessful in its attempt to directly reach a selected
Potential Winner for any reason within two (2) business days of the
initial notification attempt, then that Entrant may
be disqualified and an alternate Potential
Winner may be randomly selected from among the remaining eligible
entries and notified as per the procedures outlined above (time permitting).  During Potential
Winner notification process, each selected Potential Winner must confirm their
eligibility, and indicate their willingness and ability to accept the
designated prize award (see below).  


If any
selected Potential Winner does not meet the eligibility requirements, or is
unable or unwilling to accept the associate prize or elects to decline the
prize, s/he will be disqualified.  Any disqualified Entrant will not
receive any alternate prize substitution or compensation.  Decisions
of the Administrator in the selection and determination of all potential prize
winners, determination of eligible entries, designated prize awards and all
matters relating to this Sweepstakes are final and binding. 


where prohibited by law, acceptance of any prize by an Entrant in this
Sweepstakes constitutes permission for the
Sweepstakes Entities to use said Entrant’s name, photograph, likeness,
statements, biographical information and voice on a worldwide basis, and in all
forms of media, in perpetuity, without further compensation.


There is a maximum of one (1) prize award
per person or per household during the Sweepstakes. If eligible entries are less than the
scheduled number of prizes available, then associated prize award(s) for that
shall not be awarded.

All of the following will
apply to each confirmed winner (or his/her parent/legal guardian if winner is
deemed a Minor in the jurisdiction in which s/he resides): 1) Winner will be
required to complete and return, within five (5) days  of receipt and in a
manner as instructed by the Administrator (i.e. via online submission),
a prize acceptance form, a W-9 form (if prize value exceeds $600), an affidavit
of eligibility, and a liability/publicity release (where permitted) signed by
the winner; 2) Winner may be required to present a copy of a valid social
security card and a valid driver’s license or government-issued photo I.D. as a
condition of participating or receiving any prize;  3) Winner will be issued an IRS Form 1099
reflecting the actual value of all prizes won (if prize value exceeds $600);
and 4) Unless otherwise stated in these Official Rules, winner will be
responsible for paying all applicable taxes (including, but not limited to, all
local, state and federal taxes) on all prizes awarded.  Failure to collect or properly claim any
prize in accordance with these rules will result in forfeiture of the
prize.  If the prize is forfeited for any
reason, finalist will not receive any other prize substitution or compensation,
and the prize will remain the property of Sponsor and will not be awarded,
except as provided herein.   

Prize Awards:


First Prize Award – Maximum of (100)
First Prize awards available: Each
Entrant who is confirmed as a First Prize winner will be eligible to receive
the First Prize.  The First Prize is:

One (1) Wireless Speaker
with a maximum retail value of $50.00




Second Prize Award – Maximum
of (100) Second Prize awards available: Each Entrant who is confirmed as a Second Prize winner will be eligible to
receive the Second Prize.  The Second
Prize is:

One (1) Pair of Ear
Buds with a maximum retail value of $50.00


Third Prize Award – Maximum
of (100) Third Prize awards available: Each Entrant who is confirmed as a Third Prize winner will be eligible to
receive the Third Prize.  The Third Prize is:

One (1) LED Video Light Kit with a maximum
retail value of $50.00


Fourth Prize Award – Maximum of (100) Fourth Prize awards available: Each Entrant who is confirmed as a Fourth Prize winner will be eligible to
receive the Fourth Prize.  The Fourth Prize is:

One (1) Water Bottle with a maximum retail value
of $40.00


Fifth Prize Award – Maximum of (600) Fifth Prize awards available: Each Entrant who is confirmed as a Fifth Prize winner will be eligible to
receive the Fifth Prize.  The Fifth Prize is:

One (1) $25.00 Walmart gift card, subject to the
terms and conditions of Walmart gift card policy


Terms and
conditions apply to gift cards. Usage restrictions and guidelines apply. Administrator
reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to award multiple gift cards in
varying denominations to satisfy the total amount to be awarded.


Total ARV of
all available prizes: $34,000.00. Winners must take delivery of prize award as
specified by Sponsor or Sweepstakes Administrator. Prize does not include any
other costs or expenses associated with prize redemption, delivery or use.  All federal, state and local taxes are the
winner’s sole responsibility.  All prizes
are awarded as is, without any warranty, express or implied, by Sponsor. All
prize awards are non-transferable and no cash redemption or prize substitution
allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion or as provided herein. Sponsor
reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable or greater value, at its
sole discretion. Failure to collect or properly claim prize in accordance with
these rules will result in forfeiture of the prize. All properly claimed prizes
will be awarded.  Any unclaimed prizes will
not be awarded.


All prizes
requiring delivery (“Shipped Prize(s)”) will be shipped to each entrant who is
a confirmed winner at the address listed on their signed prize acceptance
documents.  All Shipped Prizes will be
delivered by U.S. Postal Service or common carrier of Administrator’s choosing,
and Shipped Prizes will be deemed delivered to the winner once a Shipped Prize
is delivered by Administrator to the U.S. Postal Service or other common
carrier of Administrator’s choosing. Sponsor and Administrator will not be
responsible or liable for a late, delayed, lost, stolen, undeliverable or
damaged Shipped Prizes once delivered to the U.S. Postal Service or other
common carrier, for any loss or damages relating to delivery, use, or misuse of
a Shipped Prize, or for any entrant who incorrectly entered their actual
address during the prize acceptance process. 
Please allow 6-8 weeks for delivery of Shipped Prizes.


Additional Rules & Restrictions: By participating, entrants (and
his/her parent’s or legal guardian’s if entrant is deemed a Minor) agree to
abide by and be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor
and Administrator, which shall be final in all matters relating to this
Sweepstakes. In the event an entrant wins a prize, and is later found to be in
violation of these rules he/she will be required to forfeit the prize or to
reimburse Sponsor for the stated value of the prize if such violation is
discovered after winner has used the prize. Participation in Sweepstakes (and
his/her parent’s or legal guardian’s if entrant is deemed a Minor) constitutes
permission for the Sponsor, the Released Parties and their designees to use
entrants’ names, likenesses, images, biographical information, and cities and
states of residence for purposes of advertising and trade in any and all media
now or hereafter known worldwide on perpetuity without limitation or further
compensation, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.  False, fraudulent or deceptive entries or
acts shall render entrants ineligible for any


By participating, entrants (and
his/her parent’s or legal guardian’s if entrant is deemed a Minor) agree to
hold all Released Parties harmless from any claims, losses, actions, or damages
of any kind, whether actual, special, incidental or consequential, for injury
(including but not limited to death), damages, losses or expenses arising out
of or relating to entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes, or the
acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any prize, or participation in
prize-related activities (including but not limited to travel or activity
related thereto), and to assume all liability therefor.


Released Parties shall not be
liable to winner (and his/her parent’s or legal guardian’s if winner is deemed
a Minor) or any other person for failure to supply the prize or any part
thereof by reason of any acts of God, any actions, regulations, orders, or
requests by any governmental entity, equipment failure, terrorist acts, war,
fire, unusually severe weather, embargo, labor dispute or strike, labor or material
shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, or any other cause beyond
Released Parties’ sole control.