Mars Wrigley – Flavor Vote – Win a check for $14914 which winner may choose to use towards payment of any federal or state income taxes that may be due as a result of winner’s acceptance of the Grand Prize

MARS WRIGLEY FLAVOR VOTE SWEEPSTAKES PROMOTION
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR TEXT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF
WINNING.
1. ELIGIBILITY: The Mars Wrigley Flavor Vote Sweepstakes Promotion (the “Promotion”) is offered
only to legal residents of the 50 United States, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, who are 18
years of age or older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees,
officers and directors, and their immediate family members (spouses, siblings, parents and
children, including foster and step-relations, and their respective spouses) and household
members (whether or not related) of Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC (“Sponsor”),
HelloWorld, Inc. (“Administrator”), The Integer Group, Cohen-Friedberg Associates, LLC, (“CFA”) ,
their respective owners, parents, subsidiaries and affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies,
and any companies involved in the implementation and execution of the Promotion (collectively,
the “Promotion Entities”) are not eligible. By participating, each entrant fully and unconditionally
agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor (and its authorized
third parties), which are final and binding on all matters relating to the Promotion.
2. PROMOTION PERIOD: Promotion starts on or about noon Eastern Time (ET) on January 28, 2019
and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on May 17, 2019 (“Promotion Period”). The clock on Administrator’s
server shall be the official time keeping device for this Promotion.
3. HOW TO ENTER: An eligible entrant (“Entrant”) may enter the Sweepstakes as follows:
(a) Text Message Initiated Entry: Using an SMS-enabled mobile device, text the word “Vote” to
84444 and follow the instructions contained in the reply text messages to vote for one of
Sponsor’s three (3) new M&M’S® flavors (“New Flavor”). A purchase is not required to vote for a
New Flavor. To complete the entry, Entrant may be asked to submit his/her 5-digit ZIP Code
(“XXXXX”) and date of birth in the following format: “mmddyyyy” or otherwise confirm age as
prompted in an autodialed reply text. Upon completion of this process, Entrant will receive an
autodialed reply text with a link to the Promotion website at www.flavorvote.mms.com
(“Website”). To enter, Entrant must click on the link to be taken to the Website, and follow the
steps set forth in Rule 3(b) below to submit an Online Entry. Important: By initiating an entry
via text message, you authorize CFA to send an autodialed reply text to the number you provide.
Consent is not a condition of purchase. For every text you initiate, you will receive up to 6
automated reply texts. Message and date rates may apply to each text message sent or received.
The Entrant should consult his/her wireless service provider regarding its pricing plans.
Participation may not be available on all mobile devices, as not all mobile devices or cellular
telephone providers have the capabilities or carry the service necessary to participate in this
method of entry. To opt-out/stop receiving text messages, text the word STOP to 84444. Entrants
may receive a text message confirming the decision to opt-out. Sending STOP after entry is
complete will not preclude Sponsor from sending a winner notification by text message. For help,
text the word HELP to 84444. Your Text is your electronic signature agreeing to these terms and
giving electronic written consent. By texting, you represent that you are the owner of (or have
permission to use) the mobile telephone number and mobile device used to enter. For each text
message, Entrant may use only one (1) mobile phone number to enter, and the same mobile
phone number may not be used by more than one (1) Entrant, regardless of the number of people
who share that mobile phone number.
(b) On-Line Entry: To enter online, Entrant must visit the Website during the Promotion Period
and follow the online directions to submit his/her date of birth and vote for a New Flavor. A
purchase is not required to vote for a New Flavor. Then, Entrant must follow the online directions
to submit his/her first and last name, email address, and click on the “Vote and Enter” button.
After successful completion of the above steps, Entrant will receive one (1) entry into the
Promotion (“Online Entry”). All Online Entries must be received during the Promotion Period. If
the Entrant is participating in the Promotion via a mobile device, message and data rates may
apply. The Entrant should consult his/her wireless service provider regarding its pricing plans.
Participation may not be available on all mobile devices, as not all mobile devices or cellular
telephone providers have the capabilities or carry the service necessary to participate in this
method of entry.
Limit one (1) entry per person or e-mail address per day. A “day” is defined as 12:00:01 a.m. ET
through 11:59:59 p.m. ET, except that the first day of the Promotion starts at noon ET. You may
enter the Promotion under one name/e-mail address only. In the event of a dispute about entries
submitted by multiple individuals using the same mobile phone number, email account or email
address, the entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of
assigned the mobile number or the email account used to enter the Promotion at the actual time
of entry. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned a mobile
telephone number or email address by a wireless carrier, Internet access provider, online service
provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning the mobile telephone number,
email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted wireless telephone number or email
address, as applicable. Multiple entries per person/email address/wireless telephone number in
excess of the daily entry limit, or any use or suspected use of artifice, bots, robotic, repetitive,
automatic, programmed or similar entry methods or agents (including, but not limited to
sweepstakes entry services/clubs) are prohibited: any Entrant using/benefitting from such
methods will be disqualified and their entries voided. Proof of entry submission is not proof of
receipt or eligibility for this Promotion.
4. SELECTION OF WINNERS/ODDS: Winners will be selected in a random drawing conducted by
Administrator on or about May 21, 2019, from all eligible entries received. Odds of winning
depend on the number of eligible entries received.
5. GRAND PRIZE (1) AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”): Trip for winner and one (1) adult
guest (aged at least 18 years old or the age of majority in his/her place of residence where it is
older than 18) for either: (1) A “around the world trip” with one (1) stop in each of the following
countries: England, Thailand and Mexico or (2) a trip to one of the countries (winner’s choice of
England, Thailand or Mexico). Winner will receive a check for $14,914 which winner may choose
to use towards payment of any federal or state income taxes that may be due as a result of winner’s
acceptance of the Grand Prize.
The “around the world trip” includes the following: coach-class air transportation for two (2)
starting in a major commercial airport near winner’s home (determined by Sponsor in its
sole discretion) with a single stopover in one (1) city (winner may choose from a selection
provided by Sponsor’s travel agent) in each of the three (3) countries (England, Thailand,
and Mexico); five (5) nights’ accommodations in each country determined by Sponsor in its
sole discretion (single room, double occupancy) (for a total of fifteen (15) nights); round trip
ground transportation to and from each destination airport and hotel; $4,000 spending
money; and travel agent services. Winner and guest must start and end in the same airport
and travel in one direction (east or west) thereby crossing the Atlantic Ocean and Pacific
Ocean one time each. The ARV of this prize package is $47,714.
The “one country” trip includes the following: round trip, coach-class air transportation for
two (2) from a major commercial airport near winner’s home (determined by Sponsor in its
sole discretion) to the selected country (either England, Mexico or Thailand); ten (10)
nights’ accommodations at a hotel determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion (single
room, double occupancy); ground transportation to and from destination airport and hotel;
and travel agent services. If winner selects England, he/she will receive a Britrail Pass for
winner and guest. If winner selects Mexico, the hotel selected may be an “all-inclusive
property.” Winner will receive a check for an additional $5,000. The ARV of this prize
package will vary based on the country selected and will be: $26,314 (Mexico), $29, 614
(England), or $29,914 (Thailand).
Actual value of prize package will vary based on trip selected, airfare fluctuations and distance
between departure and destination. Winner will not receive difference between actual and
approximate retail value.
Prize Restrictions. No transfer, assignment or substitution of prize (in whole or in part) is allowed,
except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a similar prize of equal or greater value. Winner
must complete the trip within one (1) year from the drawing date or prize will be forfeited. Trip must
be booked at least thirty (30) days prior to departure. Travel and accommodations are subject to
availability and blackout dates. Travel must be round trip. Sponsor will determine airline and flight
itinerary in its sole discretion. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the
cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this
Sweepstakes, and those set forth by the Sponsor’s airline carrier of choice as detailed in the
passenger ticket contract. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the
package description above, including but not limited to, ground transportation, meals, incidentals,
gratuities, passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or
facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the
responsibility solely of winner. Travel companion must travel on same itinerary and at the same
time as the winner. If winner is a minor in his/her state of residence, travel companion must be
winner’s parent/legal guardian. Travel companion must execute liability/publicity releases prior to
issuance of travel documents. Winner and travel companions are solely responsible for obtaining
valid passports and any other documents necessary for international travel. Travel restrictions,
conditions and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets,
travel vouchers or certificates.
Winner and guest must comply with all applicable venue rules and regulations or the Grand Prize
may be forfeited. Additional restrictions apply. If the winner elects to travel or partake in the
Grand Prize without a guest, no additional compensation will be awarded to the winner. All
elements of the itinerary will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. All airline tickets are
subject to flight variation, work stoppages, and schedule or route changes. Sponsor is not
responsible for any travel delays, flight cancellations or difficulty. If travel delays, cancellations or
difficulty prevent arrival in time for any and all elements of trip, Sponsor is not responsible for
awarding any compensation in lieu thereof. Any changes to completed travel arrangements, once
booked, are the sole responsibility of the winner, and are solely at the winner’s expense. Each
winner and his or her guest(s) hereby acknowledges that Sponsor has not and will not obtain or
provide travel insurance or any other form of insurance for any part of the trip. Grand Prize winner
will be required to provide a major credit card upon hotel check-in, and all in-room charges will
be charged to the credit card. Any damage to the room will be the responsibility of the Grand
Prize winner. Sponsor bears no responsibility if any element or detail of a prize is canceled,
postponed or becomes unavailable for any reason. Should any element or detail of the prize
become unavailable, the Sponsor shall have no obligation to the winner aside from providing the
remaining portion of the prize, minus any unavailable element or detail.
Prizes must be claimed as set forth in Rule 6 below. All federal, state and local taxes, if any, are
the sole responsibility of the winner. In no event will more than the stated number of prizes be
awarded in this Promotion. Any prize pictured or mentioned in advertising or Promotion materials
is for illustrative purposes only and may not be the actual prize awarded.
6. HOW TO CLAIM A PRIZE: Potential winners will be notified by email to the email address
provided by Entrant at time of entry, or other method, as solely determined by Sponsor. All prize
claims are subject to verification by Administrator. You are not a winner until your prize claim has
been timely received and verified by the Administrator, your entry and eligibility have been
verified, and you have complied with these Official Rules. The potential Grand Prize winner may
be required to furnish proof of identification and other proof of eligibility under these Official
Rules and may also be required to execute and return (or potential winner’s parent or legal
guardian if potential winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) a Declaration of Compliance,
or Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Waiver and where not prohibited, a Publicity Release within a
time period specified by Administrator. Potential winner’s guest must sign and return a Travel
Companion Release prior to ticketing. Prize will be forfeited if prize claim is not timely received
according to the instructions and by the prize claim deadline provided in the notification. The
submission of prize claims is the sole responsibility of the Entrant, who assumes all risk of loss,
damage, destruction, delay and misdirection of any communications and/or materials. If a
potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines
to accept the prize, cannot be contacted or fails to timely respond or in the event the prize
confirmation or prize is returned, undeliverable, or not (timely) responded to the prize will be
forfeited. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason or forfeits his/her
prize, Sponsor will award the prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all
remaining eligible entries. Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize
will remain un-awarded.
7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: The Promotion Entities are not responsible for illegible, lost,
late, incomplete, stolen, misdirected (including into spam/junk folders), postage due, returned, or
undeliverable entries, texts, email or postal mail or any other Promotion related communications; or
for any computer, telephone, satellite, cable, network, electronic or Internet hardware or software
malfunctions, failures, connections, or availability; or garbled, corrupt, or jumbled transmissions,
service provider/Internet/website use, net accessibility, incompatibility, availability or traffic
congestion; or any technical, mechanical, printing, typographical or other error, unauthorized human
intervention, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of registration information, or the failure to
capture, or loss of, any such information. In the event of any discrepancy between these Official
Rules and any other communications related to the Promotion, these Official Rules shall govern. The
Promotion Entities are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused
by any Website users, tampering, hacking, or by any of the equipment or programming associated
with or used in the Promotion and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption,
deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, technical error,
theft, destruction or unauthorized access to any website(s). Promotion Entities are not responsible
for any injury, including death, disability or other damage, whether personal or property, to Entrants
or to any person’s computer or mobile device related to or resulting from participating in the
Promotion and/or accepting a Prize. If, for any reason, the Promotion is not capable of running as
planned, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the
Promotion, including the selection of prize winners in a manner it deems fair and reasonable from
among eligible entries received prior to such cancellation, termination, modification or suspension. If
because of technical, typographical, mechanical or other errors or for any other reason, there are
more claims for the Grand Prize, a random drawing will be held among all eligible claimants to
determine who will be awarded the prize.
IN NO EVENT WILL THE PROMOTION ENTITIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES
OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL,
CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THIS PROMOTION, PARTICIPATION
IN PROMOTION AND/OR PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITIES, THE USE OR MISUSE OF A PRIZE, ACCESS
TO AND USE OF ANY PARTICIPATING WEBSITES OR THE DOWNLOADING FORM AND/OR
PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS
PROMOTION. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE WEBSITE IS
PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED,
INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR
A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW
LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR CERTAIN DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED
WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
8. GENERAL: If it is suspected by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion that an Entrant
has registered or attempted to register more than once using multiple email accounts, telephone
numbers or multiple identities, all of the Entrant’s entries will be declared null and void and any prize
an Entrant might have been entitled to will not be awarded. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify
any individual in its sole and absolute discretion including but not limited to any individual suspected
of, or found, in its sole opinion, to be tampering with the operation of the Promotion; to be acting in
violation of these Official Rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike manner or with the intent to
disrupt the normal operation of a Promotion. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed,
non-human mechanism, third party or like methods to participate in the Promotion will void any
attempted participation effected by such methods and the disqualification of the individual utilizing
or benefitting from the same. ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR
UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND
CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK
DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO
THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. All entries and/or materials submitted become the
property of Sponsor and will not be returned. In the event of any conflict with any Promotion details
contained in these Official Rules and Promotion details contained in Promotion materials (including
but not limited to point of sale, television, and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other
promotion media, and any communications made by any person in any medium), the details of the
Promotion as set forth in these Official Rules shall prevail. If any provision of these Official Rules or
any word, phrase, clause, sentence, or other portion thereof should be held unenforceable or invalid
for any reason, then that provision or portion thereof shall be modified or deleted in such manner as
to render the remaining provisions of these Official Rules valid and enforceable.
9. RELEASE, INDEMNITY & GENERAL CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: By entering the
Promotion, each Entrant agrees, to the fullest extent permitted by law to be bound by these Official
Rules and by all applicable laws and decisions of Sponsor and Administrator which shall be binding
and final, and to waive any rights to claim ambiguity with respect to these Official Rules.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, Entrants and winner(s) agree to waive, release,
indemnify, defend and hold harmless (“release”) Sponsor and all other Promotion Entities, their
parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and divisions, and their respective directors, officers, employees
and agents, and any social media platforms (“Released Parties”) from and against any and all
threatened or actual actions, liabilities, claims, demands, losses, lawsuits, judgments,
settlements, fines, damages, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorney fees) whether or
not litigation is commenced (“disputes”) arising at any time from the Promotion and any element
thereof; the entry (in whole or in part); participation (including travel) in any Promotion, event,
and/or prize-related activity, or inability to receive or participate in, or parts thereof; the delivery,
acceptance, use, mis-use of a prize or any failure with respect thereto by any person or entity;
personal injuries including death, damage to or destruction of property, violation of any rights of
publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light (whether intentional or unintentional),
whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory arising
from or relating directly or indirectly to the Promotion and any element thereof; any act, default,
omission, non-compliance, and/or a violation or breach of any law or agreement, representation,
warranty or covenant made herein, or any other agreements by/with Entrant, the Sponsor and/or
any Promotion Entity or Released Party, or any other third-person or entity who may not be a
party to these Rules.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, Entrants and winner(s) covenant not to sue any
Released Party or cause them to be sued regarding any matter released above; and further
covenant not to disaffirm, limit or rescind any other releases in these Rules to the fullest extent
permitted by law. A waiver by one or more of the Promotion Entities of any term in these Rules
does not constitute a waiver of any other provision. If any item or provision contained in these
Rules or any part thereof is declared or becomes unenforceable, invalid or illegal for any reason,
all other terms and provisions of these Rules shall remain in full force and effect as if executed
without the offending provision appearing therein.
Promotion Entities shall not be liable to winner or any other person or entity for failure to execute
the Promotion, or any part thereof, or supply a prize in whole or in part, by reason of any act of
God, any action(s), regulation(s) order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-
governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s)
to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually
severe weather, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material
shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection,
riot, event delay or cancellation, or any similar or dissimilar event beyond their reasonable
control.
10. DISPUTES: THIS PROMOTION IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND
THE STATE OF ILLINOIS WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. AS A CONDITION OF
PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROMOTION, EACH ENTRANT AGREES THAT ANY AND ALL DISPUTES WHICH
CANNOT BE RESOLVED BETWEEN THE PARTIES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR
CONNECTED WITH THIS PROMOTION, SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO
ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION, EXCLUSIVELY BEFORE A COURT LOCATED IN THE COUNTY OF COOK
COUNTY, ILLINOIS HAVING JURISDICTION. FURTHER, IN ANY SUCH DISPUTE, UNDER NO
CIRCUMSTANCES WILL PARTICIPANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND HEREBY
WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES,
INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES OR OTHER RELATED COSTS OF BRINGING A CLAIM, OR TO RESCIND
THIS AGREEMENT OR SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR OANY OTHER EQUITABLE RELIEF. ALL CAUSES OF
ACTION MUST BE FILED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR OF THE TIME THE CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUED OR
THE SHORTEST TIME ALLOWED BY APPLICABLE LAW, OR THE CAUSE OF ACTION SHALL BE FOREVER
BARRED.
11. PRIVACY POLICY: Any personally identifiable information collected during an Entrant’s
participation in the Promotion will be collected by Sponsor or its agent, and will be used by Sponsor,
its affiliates, agents and marketers for purposes of the proper administration and fulfillment of the
Promotion as described in these Official Rules and in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy as
stated at http://www.mars.com/global/policies/privacy/pp-english and any communications an
Entrant may agree during the registration process to receive in the future.
12. PUBLICITY RIGHTS: By participating in the Promotion and/or accepting a Prize, each
Entrant and winner grants (and agrees to confirm that grant in writing, or his/her parent or legal
guardian will confirm that grant in writing if winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) permission
for Sponsor and/or Sponsor’s designee the perpetual right to use his/her name, biographical
information, photos and/or likeness, and statements for promotion, trade, commercial, advertising
and publicity purposes, at any time or times, in all media now known or hereafter discovered including
live television, worldwide, including but not limited to on the World Wide Web and Internet including
Sponsor’s and/or unrelated third-parties’ social media platforms and sites, without notice, review or
approval and without additional compensation except where prohibited by law.
13. WINNERS’ LIST: For the name of the Grand Prize winner, visit http://bit.ly/2skVaCb .
The winner information will be posted once the winner is confirmed.
14. SPONSOR: Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC, 600 W. Chicago Avenue, Suite 500,
Chicago, Illinois 60654.
© 2019 Mars or Affiliates