Pepsi-Cola – Recycling #howyoubin – Win twenty-five hundred dollars ($2500).

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

1. Eligibility

The PepsiCo Recycling #HowYouBin Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age (19 in AL or NE) or older at time of entry. Employees of Pepsi-Cola Company, its bottlers, Pepsi-Lipton Tea Partnership and Track Marketing Group, LLC, or any of their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, or any other company or individual involved with the design, production execution or distribution of the Sweepstakes and their immediate family (spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and household members (people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year) of each such employee are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. 

2. Sponsor and Administrator 

Sponsor: Pepsi-Cola Company, 1111 Westchester Avenue, White Plains, NY 10604.

Administrator: Track Marketing Group, LLC, 115 W. 30th Street Suite 403, New York, NY 10001.

3. Sweepstakes Entry Period 

The Sweepstakes begins on June 7, 2021 at 12:00AM Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on June 16, 2021 at 11:59PM ET (the “Sweepstakes Entry Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official timekeeping device for the Sweepstakes.

4. How to Enter

The Sweepstakes involves eight separate participating brands: Pepsi, Lipton Tea, KeVita, Naked Juice, Bubly Water, Izze, Driftwell and Evolve. Each brand has it own form of entry, entry pool and drawing. Entries into one drawing do not carry over into any of the other drawing. The Twitter page for each brand is as follows: 

BrandOfficial Twitter Page Pepsi@PepsiLipton Tea@LiptonKeVita@KeVitaDrinksNaked Juice@NakedJuiceBubly Water@BublyWaterIZZE@IzzeDriftwell@DrinkDriftwellEvolve @DrinkEvolve

During the Sweepstakes Entry Period: 1) Follow the Brand on specified Official Twitter Page; and 2) Look for the Sweepstakes tweet on specified Official Twitter Page that asks that you “Show us how you ‘bin’!” Follow the instructions to reply the question with a photo/video showing how you recycle with the hashtag #HowYouBinSweepstakes. After you reply you will receive one entry into the drawing for the particular Brand. 

Special Considerations entries: You must have your Twitter profile settings as PUBLIC (not protected). You must follow the Brand on specified Official Twitter Page on Twitter at the time of entry and until the winner is finalized. To participate in the Sweepstakes, if you do not already have a Twitter account, download the free Twitter application and create an account as instructed. Getting a Twitter account is free. You must comply with Twitter’s Terms of Service, which can be found at https://twitter.com/en/tos. Limit one (1) entry per person during the Sweepstakes Entry Period for each individual Brand. You may only use one (1) Twitter account to participate in the Sweepstakes. Entrants may not share a Twitter account. Entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the Twitter account from which the entry is uploaded at the time of the entry, as identified by the primary email address associated with that account. Entries must be manually key-stroked by the entrant; use of automated entry devices or programs, or entries by third parties by any method of entry, are prohibited. Entries that do not conform to or that violate these Official Rules or are submitted in any manner other than stated in these Official Rules will be disqualified. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator, which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. 

Submission Requirements

Submission may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that:

Is sexually explicit; 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; Appears to duplicate any other submitted contest entries; Defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about other people or companies;Contains trademarks, logos, or trade dress (such as distinctive packaging or building exteriors/interiors) owned by others, without permission; Contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media), without permission;Contains any individual other than the entrant and/or any 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 dead, without providing legal releases for such use in a form satisfactory to sponsor; Contains look-alikes of celebrities or other public or private figures, living or dead;Communicates messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will to which sponsor wishes to associate; and/orViolates any law.

Submissions must meet the requirements stated above. Sponsor reserves the right to reject any Submissions submitted in connection with the Sweepstakes for any reason. 

5. Rights in Submissions

By uploading any Submission for this Sweepstakes, each entrant hereby grants to the Sponsor the exclusive, irrevocable, fully paid, universal license to use, copy, sublicense, transmit, distribute, publicly perform, publish, delete or display such Submission, or any portion thereof, in any media now known or hereafter devised. Each entrant authorizes the Sponsor, and any entities affiliated or in privity with the Sponsor, to utilize, for eternity and in any manner the Sponsor sees fit, and to make derivative works of such materials. Each entrant agrees that the results and proceeds of such use shall become the property of the Sponsor and shall be freely assignable by the Sponsor, and that the Sponsor and its assignees and licensees shall have no obligations whatsoever to entrant. Each entrant agrees and acknowledges that participation in the Sweepstakes shall not give rise to any confidential, fiduciary, implied-in-fact, implied in law, or other special relationship between the Sponsor and entrant, does not place the Sponsor in a position that is any different from the position held by members of the general public with regard to elements to the entrant’s Submission, and that only contracts, express or implied, between the Sponsor and entrant is as set forth in these Official Rules and the release forms. Sponsor might ‘Like’ or ‘Favorite’ a Submission and doing so does not increase chances of winning.

6. Sweepstakes Drawing Winner Notification 

On or about June 17, 2021, Administrator will select one (1) entry for each Brand for the grand prize described below in a random drawing of all valid entries received. Since there are eight brands there are eight grand prizes available to be won.

Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received within the Sweepstakes Entry Period for the each particular Brand on specified Official Twitter Page. POTENTIAL WINNER WILL BE NOTIFIED BY DIRECT MESSAGE ON TWITTER FROM THE OFFICIAL TWITTER ACCOUNT AND WILL BE REQUIRED TO RESPOND WITHIN 48 HOURS OF NOTIFICATION VIA EMAIL. Failure to respond to an initial notification within 48 hours will result in disqualification. Any winner notification returned as undeliverable or if Sponsor’s Direct Message cannot be accepted by the winners Twitter account will result in prize forfeiture and an alternate winner may be selected at Sponsor’s discretion. Potential winners will be required to sign and return to Sponsor an Affidavit of Eligibility/ Liability Release with a publicity release (where lawful) for receipt by Sponsor by the due date indicated in the notification letter (which may be within seven (7) days or less of notification). The potential winners will be required to complete an IRS Form W9 and provide their Social Security number for tax reporting purposes. All federal, state and local taxes, if any, related to a prize are the responsibility of the individual winner. If any required documents are not returned within the required number of days, if any mail is returned as undeliverable without a forwarding address or if the winner is unable to attend on the date specified, then prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected at Sponsor’s discretion. Potential winner must follow the initial prize claim instructions and any subsequent claim instructions, or the prize will be forfeited. It is recommended that you confirm your Twitter notification settings are turned on. Sponsor’s decision as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection of the potential winner is final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Limit of one prize per person for the entire Sweepstakes (across all Brands). 

7. Grand Prizes

Eight (8) grand prizes will be awarded. Each grand prize winner will receive twenty-five hundred dollars ($2,500). 

For all Prizes: Prize is non-transferable. No substitution, cash redemption, assignment or transfer of prize permitted, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute a prize with another prize of greater or equal value. ARV of all prizes for the Sweepstakes is $20,000. 

8. Entry Conditions and Release

By entering, each participant agrees to comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Further each participant agrees to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, Administrator and each of their respective parents, subsidiary, and affiliated companies, the prize suppliers and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to injuries, damages or losses of any kind to persons and property, which may be sustained in connection with accessing any website or otherwise participating in any aspect of the sweepstakes, acceptance or use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto). 

9. Publicity

Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes winner’s consent to Sponsor and its agents use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

10. General Conditions

Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor or Administrator’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in their sole discretion. Sponsor or Administrator reserve the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and should such an attempt be made, Administrator reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor or Administrator’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

11. Limitations of Liability

The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines, or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. 

12. Disputes 

Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims 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 the United States District Court for the South District of New York or the appropriate New York State Court located in Westchester County, New York; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.

13. Privacy

Except as noted in these Official Rules, information collected for this Sweepstakes is used only for the purpose of Sweepstakes administration and winner notification and will not be re-used, sold or shared in any manner by the Sponsor or Administrator or any third parties unless you have elected to receive additional information or promotional material from the Sponsor, or a third party. By participating in the Sweepstakes, participant agrees to all of the terms and conditions of the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, which is available at http://policy.pepsi.com/privacy.htm. In the event of any discrepancy between the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy and these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall control and govern.

14. Winners List

For the Winners List, email your request to HowYouBin@trackmarketing.net. Requests for the winner list must be received by October 1, 2021. DO NOT SEND ANY OTHER CORRESPONDENCE OR SUBMISSIONS TO THIS EMAIL ADDRESS.

The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter.