GIANT EAGLE INSTAGRAM SUPERFAN is a contest SPONSORED by Giant Eagle, G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers and WBNS-10TV (“SPONSORS”) that is open to residents of Ohio who are at least 18 years of age at the time of entry. By entering the contest, you agree to abide by the contest rules, requirements and restrictions. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law. NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
THIS CONTEST IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH, FACEBOOK, TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, ICONOSQUARE OR ANY OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM. ANY QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS REGARDING THE CONTEST SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO SPONSORS, AND NOT TO INSTAGRAM OR ANY OTHER SOCAL MEDIA PLATFORM. ANY INFORMATION THAT IS PROVIDED BY AN ENTRANT IN CONNECTION WITH THE CONTEST IS BEING PROVIDED TO SPONSORS, ITS CONTRACTORS AND STRATEGIC PARTNERS ADMINISTERING OR JUDGING, OR PROVIDING PRIZES FOR THE CONTEST AND NOT TO FACEBOOK OR ANY OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM.
ABOUT THE CONTEST AND HOW TO ENTER
The contest will run for the period commencing at 12:01 am ET on August 28, 2014 and ending at 11:59 pm ET on September 28, 2014 (the “Entry Period”)
Internet access is required to enter the contest
There will be one (1) prize awarded each of the four (4) Sundays of the contest period for a total of four (4) prizes awarded. One (1) winner will be randomly selected from eligible entries on each of the following dates in 2014: September 7, September 14, September 21 and September 28. Each of the four (4) winners will each receive $500 in NFL.com gift cards and four (4) general admission tickets to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, OH. Estimated retail value of each prize if $592.00
To enter the contest, you must submit a photo during the Entry Period that shows you standing with one (1) of two (2)) NFL player standups found at the Pepsi display in the twenty-six (26) Central Ohio Giant Eagle locations.
To enter the contest, share your photo entry on your personal Instagram page and tag your photo with @10TV and the hashtag #GESuperfan in the caption of the photo to be entered in the contest. If you enter the contest through Instagram, you must have your own Instagram account and personal Instagram page. A free Instagram account can be created by visiting http://Instagram.com and following the appropriate link to download the free Instagram smart phone application to your mobile device, or visit your mobile device’s application store from your mobile device;
If entering via a mobile phone or other web-enabled device and using your wireless carrier’s network, standard data charges from your wireless carrier may apply. Photos must also comply with any applicable submission requirements as dictated by the social media platform used for entry. The Instagram account through which you enter the contest must be registered in your name. Multiple entrants may not share the same Instagram account. In the event of a dispute, the natural person associated with the Instagram account used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. Automated entries (robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated entries) or entries that have been tampered with, will result in disqualification of all such entries
The deadline for submitting an entry for each Sunday drawing is 11:59 pm ET on the Saturday prior to each drawing. All entries that are not randomly selected as winners will be eligible for the next week’s random drawing.
There is a limit of one entry per person per calendar day regardless of method of entry
Winners will be randomly selected. The decision of the Sponsors is final
Photo must be in .jpg, jpeg or .png format, with a maximum size of 10MB
Entrant may only enter an original photo to which he/she owns all legal rights. (If the photo is taken by another person, entrant must secure all necessary rights and permissions to enter the photo in the contest from the photographer.) By submitting an entry, entrant represents and warrants that the photo submitted is original and that he/she owns all necessary legal rights to the photo. If the photo was taken by another person, you must make that person aware that you are entering the photo in the contest and they must provide consent. SPONSORS may require such consent in writing
Entries must be suitable for presentation in a public forum, as determined in the sole discretion of SPONSORS. Entries must not be obscene or offensive; must not depict alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons, or any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; and must not be sexually explicit or suggestive, all as determined by SPONSORS in its sole discretion. Entries must not violate or infringe the rights of any third party, including, but not limited to, rights of copyright, trademark, publicity or privacy. Entries must not include any intellectual property or the trademark of any other party. Without limiting the foregoing restriction, the entry should not contain any visible logos, drawings, cartoons, phrases, trademarks or other third party materials. If an entry does include any such material, SPONSORS may, in its sole discretion, alter the photo to remove it, or disqualify the entry.
Entries must not have been taken in a place where photography is forbidden
The winners will be notified through the social media platform through which he/she entered the contest, by 3 pm ET on the Tuesday following the random drawing. Upon notification, winners will also be notified that SPONSORS will contact them for certain contact information so that SPONSORS may mail the prize to the winner. The winner must supply the requested contact information within fifteen (15) days of SPONSORS’s request for the information, or that winner will be disqualified and deemed to have forfeited that prize and another winner will be selected.
The winners’ names and photos may be posted on social media, including SPONSORS’s Facebook pages and on Twitter (and possibly on other social media) at or about 3:30 pm ET on the Tuesday after the random drawing.
The prize will be sent to the winner within fifteen (15) days after the winner is notified and the winner supplies his/her contact information to SPONSORS. If the prize is returned as undeliverable, the winner will be deemed to have forfeited that prize and another winner will be selected
All photos shall become the property of SPONSORS and will not be returned. By entering the contest, except where prohibited by law, you will be deemed to have granted consent to Giant Eagle, G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers and WBNS-10TV to post your name and photo and/or comments on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and/or the Sponsors’ websites in connection with the contest, or otherwise use the photo (including in advertising and marketing), in any and all media, and to edit, crop or otherwise modify or reproduce the photo without payment of additional consideration. Winners may be asked to sign an appropriate authorization and release
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS AND CONTEST RULES
You must be a resident of Ohio and at least 18 years of age and have a Instagram or Twitter account, or enter through Iconosquare and register in your name, to enter the contest. SPONSORS reserves the right to verify an entrant’s eligibility
Employees of Giant Eagle, G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers, WBNS-10TV or any of their affiliates and the immediate family members of such employees are not eligible to enter
All taxes shall be the responsibility of the winner
Any incidental expenses not specifically listed as part of the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner
The right to claim a prize is not transferable
Prizes are not exchangeable for cash
Prizes may be subject to certain restrictions
You must have submitted a photo, complied with all contest rules, and fulfilled all other contest requirements
You may only enter once during each calendar day
SPONSORS reserve the right to extend or shorten the contest in its sole discretion
Should a selected prize winner fail to comply with any of the eligibility requirements or other rules of the contest, that person will be disqualified and another prize winner will be selected
If you enter the contest, you are responsible for monitoring your social media account for prize notification and other notifications related to the contest. If a prize winner cannot be reached by SPONSORS using the contact information provided on the entry form within fifteen (15) days after a winner is selected, or if the prize is returned as undeliverable, the prize winner will be deemed to have forfeited that prize and another winner will be selected
By entering the contest, you acknowledge that you have read, you understand, and you agree to be bound by, the rules and eligibility requirements of the contest
SPONSORS AND ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, AND STRATEGIC PARTNERS SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR LATE, LOST, DELAYED, INCOMPLETE, MISDIRECTED, DELETED, DAMAGED OR DEFECTIVE ENTRIES, REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE; OR THE FAILURE FOR ANY REASON OF THE ENTRANT TO RECEIVE SELECTION NOTIFICATION; OR ANY COMPUTER OR ONLINE TECHNICAL MALFUNCTION OR ERROR THAT MAY OCCUR, REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE; OR THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO ACCESS, FACEBOOK, TWITTER, INSTAGRAM OR ICONOSQUARE OR ANY OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM OR ONLINE SERVICE
SPONSORS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO AMEND, SUSPEND OR TERMINATE THE CONTEST FOR ANY REASON, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IF SPONSORS DETERMINES THAT THE CONTEST CANNOT BE CONDUCTED AS PLANNED OR SHOULD A VIRUS, BUG, TAMPERING OR OTHER UNAUTHORIZED INTERVENTION, TECHNICAL FAILURE, OR OTHER CAUSE BEYOND SPONSORS’S CONTROL, AFFECT THE ADMINISTRATION, SECURITY, FAIRNESS OR INTEGRITY OF THE CONTEST. IN THE EVENT ANY TAMPERING OR AUTHORIZED INTERVENTION MAY HAVE OCCURRED, SPONSORS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO VOID ANY SUSPECT ENTRIES
SPONSORS AND ITS AFFILIATES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS, CONTRACTORS AND STRATEGIC PARTNERS DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY RELATING TO ANY PRIZE OR THE USE THEREOF, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY INJURY, LOSS, LIABILITY, DAMAGE OR EXPENSE, OR RELATING TO ANY DAMAGE TO ANY COMPUTER SYSTEM RESULTING FROM ACCESS TO ANY WEBSITE, SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM, OR INFORMATION, IN CONNECTION WITH THE CONTEST
SPONSORS AND ITS AFFILATES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS, CONTRACTORS AND STRATEGIC PARTNERS ALSO DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR ERRORS, FRAUD OR OTHER EVENTS THAT MAY COMPROMISE THE INTEGRITY OF THE CONTEST, AND SPONSORS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO TERMINATE OR MODIFY THE CONTEST IF SUCH AN EVENT OCCURS OR IS SUSPECTED
The contest is void outside of the states of Ohio or where prohibited or restricted by law
To receive a list of prize winners, mail a stamped, self-addressed envelope with your request to Giant Eagle Instagram Superfan Winner List, c/o G&J AdCo, PO Box 163023, Columbus, OH 43216. Your request must be received by October 15, 2014, and the list of prize winners will be sent to you following the awarding of all of the contest prizes.