Spice Islands – Year Of Pumpkin Spice Giveaway Sweepstakes

“Spice Islands® Year of Pumpkin Spice Giveaway”
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR
CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID
WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these
Official Rules. The “Spice Islands® Year of Pumpkin Spice Giveaway” (the “Sweepstakes”) begins
at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) on September 23, 2019 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST
on October 4, 2019 (“Sweepstakes Period”). Sweepstakes is sponsored by
B&G Foods North America, Inc. (the “Sponsor”), 4 Gatehall Drive, Parsippany, NJ 07054.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the
District of Columbia, who are 18 years of age or older as of the Sweepstakes start date.
Employees, officers, directors, representatives or agents of Sponsor or any of its affiliates,
subsidiaries, and agencies, and members of their immediate family or persons living in the same
household as such individuals are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. All federal,
state, and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited.
HOW TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. During the Sweepstakes Period,
eligible participants may enter the Sweepstakes by visiting www.spiceislands.com/sweeps and
completing the required fields on the web entry form. The completed and submitted entry form
will be one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is not in any way sponsored,
endorsed, administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Instagram.
LIMIT one (1) entry per person, per email address during the Sweepstakes Period. Proof of
submission of an entry is not considered proof of delivery to or receipt by Sponsor. Sponsor’s
computer is the official timekeeping device for the Sweepstakes. The Released Parties are not
responsible for: (a) late, incomplete, delayed, damaged or misdirected entries; (b) causes
beyond Released Parties’ reasonable control that jeopardize the administration, security,
fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes; (c) any entries submitted in a manner
that is not expressly allowed under these Official Rules; (d) incorrect or inaccurate entry
information; (e) any typographical or other error in the printing or advertising of the
Sweepstakes, in the administration or execution of the Sweepstakes, or in the
announcement/notification of the prize winner or (f) cheating or fraud by any participant. All
incomplete or non-conforming entries will be disqualified. All entries become the exclusive
property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned except as provided herein. By
participating, entrant consents to Sponsor’s and its agent’s use of entrant’s personal
information for the administration of this Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute over the
identity of an entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the
email address associated with the entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural
person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider
or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for
assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Entrants
are prohibited from using multiple names, email addresses or other means to enter more than
the permitted number of times. Any attempt to do so is grounds for disqualification.
DRAWING AND NOTIFICATION: A random drawing to determine one (1) Grand Prize winner will
take place from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period on or about October
7, 2019. All drawings will be conducted by Sponsor whose decisions are final in all matters
relating to the Sweepstakes. The odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of eligible
entries received. The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by email, to be sent to the
email address provided on their entry form.
PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive three hundred sixty five (365) 2 oz. bottles of
Spice Islands® Pumpkin Pie Spice (maximum value of each bottle is $6.00). The Approximate
Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize is $2,190.
PRIZE CONDITIONS: If a prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to a
potential winner, if potential winner cannot be reached within three (3) calendar days from the
first notification attempt, if potential winner fails to return requisite documents within the
specified time period, or if a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, as
determined by Sponsor at Sponsor’s sole discretion, then such person shall be disqualified and
an alternate winner will be selected for the Grand Prize. All taxes, if applicable, are the sole
responsibility of the Grand Prize winner. The Grand Prize winner may be required to complete
and sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release form provided to them to be
returned within seven (7) days of written notification, or prize may be forfeited and/or an
alternate winner may be selected at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting. The Grand
Prize may not be sold, traded, transferred, refunded, commissioned or redeemed for cash value.
The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to substitute any part of the prize with
another prize of equal or greater value in the event that the prize (or any component thereof) is
not available. Decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding.
PUBLICITY/USAGE RIGHTS: Entering the Sweepstakes constitutes permission (except where
prohibited) for the Sponsor to use such winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statements,
biographical information, voice and address (city and state), in all forms of media, including the
Internet, for any commercial, publicity or promotional purpose, without limitation, in
perpetuity, without review, notice, consideration or compensation.
INTERNET LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of
running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized
intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of the
Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper
conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel,
terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, at any time, without notice.
No responsibility is assumed for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in
operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized
access to, or alteration of, entries, or for any problems or technical malfunction of any
telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers,
computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by Sponsor on
account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any
Website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any
other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes or
downloading any materials in connection with the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in
its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant found to be: (a) violating the Official Rules; (b)
tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes;
and/or (c) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse,
threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY
WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A
VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND 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.
Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute waiver of that
provision. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions
of the Sponsor, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official
Rules.
USE OF DATA: Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants in accordance with its
Privacy Policy. Please review the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy that can be found on their website,
https://www.bgfoods.com/privacy-policy. By participating in the Sweepstakes and providing this
information, entrants hereby (a) agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of their personal
information, (b) acknowledge that they have read and accept Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, and (c)
grant to Sponsor, the right to use his/her name, mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail
address for the purpose of administering the Sweepstakes, including but not limited to
contacting and announcing the Winner and fulfilling the Grand Prize.
TERMS & CONDITIONS/LIABILITY & RELEASE: This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable
federal, state, and local laws. By entering the Sweepstakes, where permitted by law, entrants
agree to release, discharge, indemnify, and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook, Instagram, and
each of their respective shareholders, administrators, legal representatives, directors, officers,
employees, agencies, agents, representatives, parent companies, subsidiaries, divisions,
affiliated and related companies, predecessors, successors and assigns (collectively, the
“Released Parties”), from and against any and all liability, loss, claim, damages, cause of action
arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use, misuse or possession of any
prize, including, but not limited to: (a) injuries to any person (including death) or property of any
kind (including computers or mobile devices) sustained in connection with entrant’s
participation in the Sweepstakes or from their acceptance, receipt, possession, and/or use or
misuse of the prize, (b) any typographical or other error in the printing, offering, or
announcement of the prize, (c) human error or unauthorized human intervention in the
Sweepstakes, (d) technical errors related to computers, mobile devices, servers, providers, or
telephone or network lines, (e) lost, late, misdirected, illegible, garbled, or damaged entries, or
(f) errors in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries. Entrants further
acknowledge that the Released Parties have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or
liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law,
relating to the Grand Prize, including, but not limited to, its quality or fitness for a particular
purpose. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited.
DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, each entrant further agrees that (a) any and all disputes,
claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize
awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, (b) any claims,
judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs
associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorney’s fees, (c) under no
circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives
all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have
damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than damages for
actual out-of-pocket expenses, and (d) all issues and questions concerning the construction,
validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations,
or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed
by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New Jersey, without giving effect
to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New Jersey or any other
jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the
State of New Jersey, and shall be resolved exclusively in the state or federal courts in the State
of New Jersey, and each entrant expressly consents to the jurisdiction of said courts and waives
any objection thereto.
WINNERS LIST REQUESTS: To request confirmation of the name of the Grand Prize winner,
please send a self-addressed, stamped, business-size envelope by November 15, 2019 to:
B&G Foods North America, Inc., Parsippany, NJ 07054 ATTN: Spice Islands Brand Team.
SPONSOR: B&G Foods North America, Inc., 4 Gatehall Drive, Parsippany, NJ 07054.