Celebrate Summer Hydration & Hydrate your Ride! You could win 1 of 50 bikes Contest (the “Contest”) is open to legal residents of Canada, who reside in Canada and are the age of majority or older in their province/territory of residence at the time of entry. The Sponsor of the Contest is Coca-Cola Ltd., 335 King Street East, Toronto, ON, Canada M5A 1L1 (the “Sponsor”). The following individuals are excluded from entering and participating in the Contest: employees, officers, directors, representatives and agents of Coca-Cola Ltd., The Coca-Cola Company, Coca-Cola Canada Bottling Limited, the authorized bottlers or distributors of Coca-Cola® products, Walmart Canada Corp., and their respective advertising and contest agencies, or any of their respective affiliates, related entities, successors or assigns or persons domiciled with any of the above including immediate family members (parents, spouse, siblings or child) (collectively, the “Contest Parties”). Groups, clubs, organizations, businesses and commercial/non-commercial entities cannot participate. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, territorial, provincial and municipal, laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.
AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES
By participating and entering the Contest, each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules (“Rules”) and the decisions of the Sponsor and their Administrator, which are final and binding (without right of appeal) in all matters related to the Contest.
PURCHASE PERIOD AND CONTEST PERIOD
For the purpose of these Rules, a sales receipt must be dated between July 7, 2022 and August 17, 2022 (herein referred as the “Purchase Period”). The Contest begins on July 7, 2022 at 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) and ends on August 26, 2022 at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT (the “Contest Period”). The administrator’s computer is the official time-keeping device for this Contest.
During the Purchase Period, purchase a minimum of any two (2) of the following participating products (each a “Participating Product(s)”) available at authorized participating Walmart stores in Canada, while supplies last, subject to inventory and product listings by store. Purchases made by or on behalf of groups, clubs, organizations, businesses and commercial and non-commercial entities will not be accepted and will not be eligible for this Contest.
|Participating Products||UPC Code|
|smartwater® 1L original||78616 265037|
|smartwater® 1L Alkaline||78616 265147|
|smartwater® 1L Antioxidant||78616 265152|
|smartwater® 1.5L||78616 265081|
|Dasani® 591ml||67000 00174|
|Dasani® 1L||67000 00175|
|AHA® Lime + Watermelon 1L||67000 00935|
|AHA® Peach + Honey 1L||67000 00938|
|AHA® Blueberry + Pomegranate 1L||67000 00936|
|AHA® Orange + Grapefruit 1L||67000 00937|
HOW TO ENTER
How to participate through purchase: Prior to visiting the Contest Website (as defined below), an eligible person must ensure that he/she: (i) has purchased a minimum of two (2) Participating Products (see Participating Products above) from an authorized participating Walmart stores in Canada during the Purchase Period; (ii) that the sales receipt or an online order pick-up or delivery confirmation record identifies the retailers name and address, the date and time of the purchase and qualifying Participating Product(s) purchased; (iii) take a photograph (Maximum file size of 10 MB and photographs must be submitted in one of the following acceptable formats: Jpeg; Png or PDF) of your sales receipt or online order pick up or delivery confirmation record in its entirety from top to bottom, including all four (4) corners. For longer receipts or receipts that are two sided, take a picture in sections and attach each photograph. Be sure that the store name, date, bar code (if available), items, and purchased price are all legible in your image(s). Blurry and/or unreadable receipt photographs will be rejected; and (iv) submit your entry materials by completing the following steps to be eligible and earn one (1) entry for each two (2) qualifying Participating Products purchased (each, an “Entry” and collectively, the “Entries”): Note: Consumers are strongly encouraged to blank out any personal information that appears on the sales receipt.
Step 1: For English visit www.summerhydration.ca or Text SummerHydration to 78787 and a link to the Contest Website will follow or for French visit www.hydratationestivale or Textez Hydratationestivale au 78787 and a link to the Contest Website will follow (collectively the “Contest Website”). The Contest Website can also be viewed by clicking “French” at the top of the webpage.
Step 2: Complete the online entry form with: (i) your full name (first and last name); (ii) e-mail address; (iii) cellular telephone number with area code; (iv) date of birth; (v) postal code; (vi) click “upload receipt” and from your device find your saved Walmart sales receipt file and click upload; If required click “upload receipt” a second time if you need to upload a second photograph by repeating the above; (vii) tick the box where indicated to signify your agreement that you have read and agree to be legally bound by these Rules; (viii) Optional: check the box to indicate that you would like to receive future promotional communications from the Sponsor. (IMPORTANT NOTE: It is not necessary to opt-in to receive promotional communications from the Sponsor, and you can opt-out of receiving promotional communications from the Sponsor at any time without impacting your chances of winning in this Contest); and select the “Submit” button (each, an “Entry” and collectively, the “Entries”).
After clicking “Submit”, you will receive a new webpage with the following message: “Thank you for entering the Celebrate Summer Hydration & Hydrate your Ride! You could win 1 of 50 bikes Contest!” Your receipt will be reviewed within the next 48 hours. If there are any issues with your receipt you will be contacted within the next 48 hours otherwise you will receive one (1) entry for every two (2) Participating Products purchased on your sales receipt to a maximum of 75 entries during the Contest Period regardless of the method of entry. Please keep your original sales receipt as it may be requested for further verification purposes.
REVIEW AND CONFIRMATION OF ENTRY: Upon receipt of an Entry, the corresponding receipt image will be reviewed for eligibility. The review process for an uploaded receipt image can take up to forty-eight (48) hours from the time it was submitted. Once the review process is completed, the entrant will only be notified by e-mail if such Entry and corresponding receipt image is invalid and the reason why such Entry and receipt image could not be processed at such time as determined by the Sponsor’s administrator in its sole and absolute discretion and if applicable any next steps will be outlined within the e-mail in regards to the Entry and corresponding recipe image. Reminder: It is the responsibility of an entrant to check his/her e-mail account, for such notifications including his/her inbox, spam, junk or any other folder that his/her e-mail provider may push e-mails to.
NOTE: If you have any questions in regards to your submitted Entry please visit the website at www.summerhydration.ca, check the FAQ webpage and/or select “contact” and complete the online form or you can send an e-mail at [email protected] with your question.
- NO PURCHASE NECESSARY: How to enter without purchasing a Participating Product: To obtain an Entry without making a purchase, in English or French hand print on a plain piece of paper: your full name (first and last), complete mailing address including postal code, daytime phone number including area code, e-mail address, year of birth, along with your original and unique hand written answer in 50 or more unique words to the following question: What Coca-Cola® products would you buy and why?; and include the following statement “I consent to the collection, use, storage, and disclosure, of my personal information by the Sponsor for the purposes of this Contest” (the “No Purchase Entry Request”). Mail all it in an envelope with proper Canadian postage to “Hydrate Your Ride Contest – No Purchase Entry” 670 Caledonia Road, Suite 300, Toronto, ON M6E 4V9. Upon receipt of your No Purchase Entry Request in accordance with these Rules, you will be eligible to receive one (1) Entry into the Contest per unique and original essay per envelope with sufficient Canadian postage. To be eligible to earn a No Purchase Entry into the Contest, a No Purchase Entry Request must: (i) be received separately in an envelope bearing sufficient Canadian postage (i.e. multiple No Purchase Entry Requests in the same envelope will be void); and (ii) be post-marked by August 17, 2022 and received by August 26, 2022. No duplicates or photocopies or hand typed No Purchase Entry Requests will be accepted and all must be materially unique and distinct. The Released Parties (as defined below) do not assume any responsibility and are not responsible for any late, lost, misdirected, delayed or incomplete No Purchase Entry Requests (all of which are void). Note: Sales receipts received through the No Purchase method of entry will not be awarded an Entry. All sales receipts must be uploaded through the website and as defined above.
All Entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and none will be acknowledged or returned. Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, illegible, misdirected or postage-due entries, which will be disqualified.
The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Sponsor including, without limitation, government issued photo identification): (i) for the purposes of verifying an individual’s eligibility to participate in this Contest; (ii) for the purposes of verifying the eligibility and/or legitimacy of an entry (or a purported entry) for the purposes of this Contest; and/or (iii) for any other reason the Sponsor deems necessary, in its sole and absolute discretion, for the purposes of administering this Contest in accordance with these Rules. Failure to provide such proof to the complete satisfaction of the Sponsor within the timeline specified by the Sponsor may result in disqualification in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor.
All ELIGIBLE WINNERS are subject to verification by Sponsor or administrator, whose decisions are final AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE CONTEST. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF ENTRANT RECEIVES AN E-MAIL MESSAGE SAYING HE OR SHE WON, UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY, AND THE ELIGIBLE WINNER HAS BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE BY COMPLETING THE RELEASE FORM.
PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE
There will be a total of fifty (50) prizes (each a “Prize” and collectively, the “Prizes”) available to be won during the Contest Period. Each Prize consists of a 27.5” Hyper Men’s Viking Trail Hard Tail Aluminum bike with the following features: 21-speed trigger shifters with rear derailleur, padded and adjustable saddle, allow wheels and three piece cranks, front disc and rear linear pull brakes. Partial assembly required. The approximate retail value of each Prize is $298.00 CAD before taxes. Each Prize will be awarded in the form of a $300.00 CAD Walmart e-gift card. Total approximate retail value of all Prizes: $15,000.00 CAD. The Prize may not be exactly as shown in Contest materials. Prize winners may require access to a printer to print and redeem their Walmart e-gift card if they don’t have access to a cell phone that can display the Walmart e-gift card.
The Walmart e-gift card is subject to the terms and conditions of the issuer and cannot be exchanged for cash or otherwise. The e-gift card is redeemable in Canadian Walmart stores or through www.Walmart.ca. If a purchase exceeds the value of the e-gift card, the winner will be responsible for any amount due which is over the value of the e-gift card (or the available balance at the time of purchase) (including applicable taxes). If any purchase does not exceed the e-gift card value, the remaining available balance will not be paid in cash to the winner but will remain on the e-gift card.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, all Prizes must be accepted as awarded and are not transferable, assignable or convertible to cash. No substitutions except at Sponsor’s option. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to substitute a Prize with an item or items of equal or greater value, including, without limitation, but at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion, a cash award. Each Prize will only be awarded to the person whose verifiable full name, street address and valid e-mail address appears on the Entry Form/No Purchase Entry Request associated with the Entry in question. By accepting a Prize, each confirmed winner agrees to waive all recourse against the Released Parties if his/her Prize does not prove satisfactory, either in whole or in part. All confirmed Prize winners are solely responsible for all costs not expressly described herein including transportation to and from a store, all taxes and fee, if any, associated with using the Prize. There is a limit of one (1) Prize per household.
None of the Released Parties make any representation or offers any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness of the Prize awarded in connection with the Contest. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, each confirmed winner understands and acknowledges that he or she may not seek reimbursement or pursue any legal or equitable remedy from either the Sponsor or any of the other Released Parties should his/her Prize or any portion thereof fails to be fit for its purpose or is in any way unsatisfactory. For greater certainty and the avoidance of any doubt, by accepting a Prize, each confirmed winner agrees to waive all recourse against the Sponsor and all of the other Released Parties if his/her Prize does not prove satisfactory, either in whole or in part.
WINNER SELECTION PROCESS AND ODDS OF WINNING
On or about September 7, 2022, a random draw will be at 670 Caledonia Road, #300, Toronto, ON at approximately 2:00 p.m. EDT (the “Draw Date”). Fifty (50) eligible entrants will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries that were submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Contest Period including any No Purchase Entries. The odds of winning a Prize depend on the total number of eligible Entries submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Contest Period including any No Purchase Entries.
ELIGIBLE WINNER NOTIFICATION
The Sponsor or its administrator will make a maximum of three (3) attempts to contact each eligible winner by e-mail (using the information provided on the Entry Form/No Purchase Entry Request) within five (5) business days of the Draw Date. The Released Parties will not be responsible for failed attempts to contact any eligible winner. Reminder: It is the responsibility of all entrants to check his/her e-mail account, for such notifications including his/her inbox, spam, junk or any other folder that his/her e-mail provider may push e-mails to. If any eligible winner cannot be contacted as outlined above or does not respond to the e-mail notification within the time frame indicated within the e-mail, or if there is a return of any notification as undeliverable; then the eligible winner will be disqualified without any liability to the Sponsor whatsoever (and the disqualified eligible winner will have no claim against the Sponsor with respect to the Contest or eligible Prize, or anything related to the Contest) and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion and time permitting, to randomly select an alternate eligible entrant from among the remaining eligible Entries submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Contest Period (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such newly selected eligible winner with the necessary amendments). The Sponsor is not responsible for the failure of any eligible winner to receive notification or other communications, concerning this Contest or for the failure for any reason whatsoever of the Sponsor, or its designated representative, to receive the eligible winner’s response or other communications from the eligible winner concerning this Contest.
ACCEPTANCE OF A PRIZE
NO ONE IS A WINNER UNLESS AND UNTIL THE SPONSOR OFFICIALLY CONFIRMS HIM/HER AS A WINNER IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE RULES. Before being declared as a confirmed Prize winner, each eligible winner will be required to: complete and return the Sponsor’s Declaration of Compliance with these Rules / Release of Liability and Consent to Publicity Form (the “Release Form”) including: (a) correctly answering a mathematical skill-testing question without mechanical or other aid (which may, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, be administered online, by e-mail or other electronic means, by telephone, or in the Sponsor’s Release Form); and (b) sign and return within five (5) business days of notification the Sponsor’s Release Form, which (among other things): (i) confirms compliance with these Rules; (ii) acknowledges acceptance of the Prize (as awarded); (iii) releases the Released Parties from any and all liability in connection with this Contest, his/her participation therein and/or the awarding and use/misuse of the Prize or any portion thereof; (iv) agrees to the publication, reproduction and/or other use of his/her name, city/province/territory, voice, statements about the Contest and/or photograph or other likeness without further notice or compensation, in any publicity or advertisement carried out by or on behalf of the Sponsor in any manner whatsoever, including print, broadcast or the internet (including, but not limited to, any social media platforms) unless prohibited by law. If an eligible winner: (a) fails to correctly answer the mathematical skill-testing question; (b) fails to return the properly executed Release Form within the specified time; (c) cannot accept (or is unwilling to accept) the Prize (as awarded) for any reason; and/or (d) is determined to be in violation of these Rules (all as determined by the Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion); then he/she will be disqualified (and will forfeit all rights to the Prize) without any liability to Sponsor whatsoever, and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion and time permitting, to randomly select an alternate eligible entrant from among the remaining eligible Entries submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Contest Period (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such newly selected eligible winner). Eligible winners may be required, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion, to provide the Sponsor or its designated agent with a copy of government issued photo identification showing his/her valid address. Eligible winners agree to cooperate in any investigations by the Sponsor to confirm his/her eligibility and to help ensure that the use of such eligible winner and/or prize winner in advertising or publicity for the Contest will not bring the Sponsor into public disrepute, contempt, scandal or ridicule or reflect unfavorably on the Contest or the Sponsor, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Upon request the eligible winner will provide the name of his/her employer and/or occupation. No correspondence will be entered into except with each eligible winner. It is anticipated that each confirmed winner’s Prize will be sent to the confirmed winner’s e-mail account as indicated on his/her Entry Form/No Purchase Entry Request within thirty (30) days of being confirmed as a winner. If a Prize e-mail is returned as undeliverable for any reason whatsoever, the Prize winner will have forfeited his/her right to receive the Prize.
If it is discovered that a Prize winner made any false statement in any document related to the Contest, the Prize winner must promptly return to the Sponsor upon demand the Prize, or at the election of the Sponsor the value of the Prize as stated in these Rules.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
By entering and submitting an Entry into this Contest, eligible entrants acknowledge compliance with these Rules including all eligibility requirements; agree to abide by these Rules and by the decisions of the Sponsor with respect to all aspects of the Contest, including without limitation any decision respecting the eligibility or the identity of any person who participates or attempts to participate in the Contest. All decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding on all persons who enter the Contest. Entrants who have not complied with these Rules will be disqualified.
In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, entries made on-line will be deemed to have been made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. An "authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet service provider, on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail addresses. Any eligible winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder for the e-mail address associated with the winning Entry.
All Entries including images of sales receipts, an online order pick-up or delivery confirmation record, and No Purchase Entries, become the property of the Sponsor and all such Entries will not be returned. The Sponsor or its administrator, do not assume any responsibility for and are not responsible for: (i) the incorrect or inaccurate capture for any reason of an Entry; (ii) Entries that fail to comply with these Rules; (iii) any loss, damage, or claims caused by the awarded Prize or the Contest itself; (iv) any technical or communications failures affecting the Contest or the awarding of a Prize, or causing damage or injury to any person, including without limitation, any failure of a website during the Contest Period, any technical or communications problems, any human or technical error, any printing errors, any lost, misdirected, delayed or garbled data or transmissions, any omissions, any interruption, any deletion, any defect, any failure of any telephone or computer lines, any technical malfunction of any computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software, any failure of any e-mail or other electronic message, any loss or non-recording of any Entry on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, any loss or delay in any mail or courier service, any combination of the foregoing, or any injury or damage to an eligible person, or any loss or injury or damage to any person's computer or other electronic devices, related to or resulting from uploading or downloading any material in the Contest, all of which may affect a person’s ability to participate in the Contest; or (v) any other matter whatsoever. Entry material/data that have been tampered with or altered are void. Sponsor and the Released Parties shall have no responsibility whatsoever for printing, prizing, programming, or production errors.
To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Rules or the rights and obligations of participants/entrants, Sponsor or any of the other Released Parties in connection with the Contest will be governed by and construed in accordance with the domestic laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other jurisdiction’s laws. The parties hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts located in Ontario in any action to enforce (or otherwise relating to) these Rules or relating to this Contest.
It is the responsibility of any eligible person/entrant who submits an Entry into the Contest to ensure that he/she has complied in full with all of the conditions and requirements contained in these Rules. In addition to any other rights of the Sponsor contained in these Rules, the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual/entrant who is found to be tampering with the entry process, or with the operation of the Contest, to be acting in violation of these Rules, or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the apparent intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. The Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from and against any such person/entrant to the fullest extent permitted by law. Entries generated by script, macro, programmed, robotic or other automated means are prohibited and will be disqualified.
In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these English Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, including, but not limited to: the entry form, website, French version of these Rules, point of sale, television, print or online advertising and/or any instructions or interpretations of these Rules given by any representative of the Sponsor; the terms and conditions of these English Rules shall prevail, govern and control to the fullest extent permitted by law.
FOR QUEBEC RESIDENTS
Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the board only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.
FORCE MAJEURE/PRINTING AND PROMOTION ERRORS
The Sponsor reserves the right, subject only to the approval of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux (the “Régie”) in Quebec, to suspend or terminate this Contest or to amend, enlarge or modify these Rules at any time and in any way, without prior notice. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, and subject to the approval of the Régie which may be required, the Sponsor reserves the right, without prior notice and at any time, to terminate the Contest, in whole or in part, or to modify, suspend the Contest in any way, if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Contest is impaired or corrupted in any way or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions (including, without limitation, computer viruses, glitches, or printing or production errors) have destroyed or severely undermined the integrity, and/or feasibility of the Contest, in whole or part. In the event the Sponsor is impeded or prevented from continuing with the Contest as planned or intended by any event beyond its control, including, but not limited to fire, flood, natural or manmade epidemic or health hazard or crisis, earthquake, explosion, labour dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared), any Federal, Provincial, or local government law, order, or regulation, public health crisis, the order of any court or government agency of applicable jurisdiction, or by any other cause not reasonably within the Sponsor’s control, then subject to any governmental approval from the Régie which may be required, the Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Contest. Subject to the provisions of these Rules, only the type and number(s) of Prizes described in these Rules will be awarded in the Contest. If, due to printing, prizing, programming, production or other errors or for any other reason whatsoever, the number of individuals claiming the right to receive a Prize exceeds the number of Prizes available to be won as set out in these Rules, the Sponsor may, at is sole discretion, elect to award only the correct number of Prizes i.e. a Prize(s) as described in Rule 10 of these Rules) by means a random drawing from among all persons making purportedly valid claims for such Prize(s). Inclusion in such drawing shall be the only remedy available in such circumstances for any eligible person who has participated in the Contest. Under no circumstances shall the Sponsor be required to award or distribute more than the correct number of Prizes.
The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. Headings and captions are used in these Rules solely for ease of reference and shall not be deemed or considered to affect in any manner the meaning or intent of these Rules or any provision hereof. These Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in writing by a duly authorized representative of the Sponsor. Subject to the provisions of these Rules, employees of the Sponsor, or of any of its representatives, are not authorized to modify, amend or waive these Rules.
CONSENT TO USE PERSONAL INFORMATION