Cadbury IC Christmas Text to Win

 

Full Terms and Conditions

 

  1. This Promotion is open to residents of the United Kingdom aged 18 or over, excluding employees of the Promoter, its agents and anyone professionally associated with this Promotion.

 

  1. Purchase is necessary, excluding Northern Ireland residents: see clause 7 for further details. Please retain an itemised receipt that states the time and date of purchase prior to entry, but within the Promotion Period, as this may be required for validation and in order for the winner to receive their Prize. A text-able mobile phone is required for entry.

 

 

  1. Please note that while we want to encourage you to participate and enjoy the benefits of the Promotion we believe in responsible consumption of our products. DO NOT purchase more product than you can reasonably use or consume just to participate in this Promotion.

 

 

  1. Promotion Period: Enter between 00:01 BST on the 01 September 2022 and 23:59 GMT on the 25 December 2022 inclusive.

 

 

  1. Any entries received before or after the Promotion Period will not be valid and will not be entered into this Promotion. Texts are charged at standard network rate.

 

 

  1. To Enter:

 

 

  1. Instant Win: Purchase any Cadbury, Maynards Bassetts or Toblerone product from any Participating Store and text the corresponding keyword with the last 4 digits of the barcode found on the product, plus your name and postcode to the short code to find out instantly if you have won a prize.

 

Participating Store

Keyword

Short code

All participating retailers

XMAS1

82727

Independent Retailers (local shop: corner shop/ convenience shop)

XMAS1

82727

Co-Op

XMAS2

82727

WHSmith

XMAS3

82727

Spar

XMAS4

82727

McColls

XMAS5

82727

Nisa

XMAS6

82727

Costcutter

XMAS7

82727

Shell

XMAS8

82727

Moto

XMAS8

82727

BP

XMAS8

82727

MFG                      

XMAS8

82727

Welcome Break

XMAS8

82727

Rontec

XMAS8

82727

SSP – Urban Express

XMAS9

82727

SSP – Whistle Stop

XMAS9

82727

SSP – Pumpkin

XMAS9

82727

SSP – Coffee Sites

XMAS9

82727

Dunelm

XMAS9

82727

Kolndyke

XMAS9

82727

Muffin Break

XMAS9

82727

Empire Cinemas

XMAS9

82727

Light Cinemas

XMAS9

82727

Reel Cinemas

XMAS9

82727

Hollywood Bowl

XMAS9

82727

All Merlin Entertainment Attractions in the UK

XMAS9

82727

Store and Kiosks at Old Trafford (Manchester United Football Stadium)

XMAS9

82727

Euro garages

XMAS10

82727

 

  1. Main Prize Draw: All valid entries received during the Promotion Period will be entered into a Prize Draw for the chance to win the Wrap Up Draw Prize. All winning entrants will be drawn from one prize pool across all retailers.

 

 

  1. No Purchase Necessary (NPN) Route Only for Residents of Northern Ireland: Send a correctly stamped postcard or letter with your full name and email address, to: JS12804 Cadbury Christmas IC NPN, PO Box 704, Pinner, HA5 9PF (Entries to other postal address will not be accepted). All valid NPN entries will be sent a claim code by email to allow entry as above. All NPN entries will be given an equal and random chance of winning a Prize. Please consider the timings of this Promotion and factor in time for your entry to reach us and at least 3 working days for it to be processed. Only one entry per postcard or letter.

 

  1. Maximum of 1 entry is permitted per person per day during the Promotion Period. One itemised receipt per entry receipt must state the time and date of purchase, which must pre-date the entry date and time, but be within the Promotion Period. Entrants can only win 1 Prize Type.

 

  1. Winner Selection:
    1. Instant Win: During the Promotion Period, 35 “winning moments” have been randomly selected by an independent verification service. The first valid text message containing a valid short code and the last 4 digits of a bar code on or after that winning moment will be awarded the Prize. If no entry is received between one winning moment to the next, the Prize from that winning moment will be rolled over, creating an additional winning moment. All 35 Prizes are available to be won.

 

  1. Main Prize Draw: 1 provisional winner will be randomly selected from all valid entries received during the Promotion Period. For your total confidence, the Prize draw will be conducted by PromoVeritas, within 3 working days of the close of the Promotion Period. Following the end of the Promotion Period, in the event of any unclaimed or unwon Prizes, these will be added into the Main Prize Draw. Any unclaimed Prizes after this date will not be included.

 

  1. Prizes
    1. Instant Win Prizes: There are a total of 35 Prizes to be won. Each winner will win one of the following Prizes, allocated at random:
      1. One of the available 2 x £250 cash.
      2. One of the available 2 x £100 cash.
  • One of the available 19 x £20 cash.
  1. One of the available 3 x Pairs of tickets to Legoland Windsor Resort.
  2. One of the available 3 x Pairs of tickets to Chessington World of Adventures Resort.
  3. One of the available 3 x Pairs of tickets to Alton Towers.
  • One of the available 3 x Pairs of tickets to Warwick Castle.
  1. Main Prize: There will be 1 winner. The winner will win 1 x £5,000 cash.

 

All winning entrants will be drawn from one prize pool across all retailers.

 

  1. Further Prize Details and Conditions:
    1. Redemption of all Prizes is subject to Government guidelines and lockdown measures which can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus.
    2. If Government guidelines restrict redemption of the Prize in its current form, the Promoter will work with the winner to discuss moving the prize to a later date or issuing an alternative prize.
    3. At all times, the Promoter will have the discretion as to how to implement the Prize fulfilment.
    4. The cash prizes will be paid via BACS.
    5. The winner must have a valid UK bank account.
    6. Winners are responsible for providing correct bank account details and the Promoter will not be liable for any Prize payments made into the wrong bank account.
    7. The winner is responsible for the behaviour of themselves and their guests whilst taking the Prize. The Promoter reserves the right in its absolute discretion to exclude the winner and/or their guests from participation in any aspect of the Prize if any party fails to comply with the directions of the Promoter or any companies associated with the Prize or if the winner and/or their guests act in a manner that is dangerous to themselves or to the public or is, in the opinion of the Promoter, anti-social in any manner or which causes a disturbance or nuisance to others. Failure to comply with these Terms and Conditions may result in refused entry, or the ticket holders being required to leave the event/venue.
    8. For the avoidance of doubt, the Prize does not include travel/transportation, accommodation, food, beverages, souvenirs, gratuities, car parking charges, excess baggage, additional excursions and attractions or any other costs of a personal nature (including spending money) that are not explicitly set out in these Terms and Conditions and neither the Promoter nor any provider of any part of the Prize will be responsible for any such costs. For the avoidance of doubt, dinner at the hotel will not be included.
    9. Tickets to Legoland Windsor Resort.
      1. To be used by 30/06/2023.
      2. Please see here for terms and conditions.
  • No person under the age of 14 will be admitted to Legoland Windsor unless they are accompanied by an adult aged 18 years or over and such person or persons whilst on site must remain under the control or supervision of an adult at all times.
  1. Prize is non-transferable, not for resale and there is no cash alternative. Prizes do not include travel to or from the LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort, car parking, food and drink.  All other expenses are the responsibility of the winner.  The LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to refuse entry and to close and/or alter all or any part of the facilities including closure of rides and/or attractions for technical, operational, health and safety or other reasons including overcapacity.  Size, height, weight, age restrictions and medical warnings apply to certain rides and attractions.  Visitors under 12 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years of age or over at the LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort.  Please check opening times before your visit at www.legoland.co.uk
  1. Tickets to Chessington World of Adventures Resort.
    1. To be used by 31/07/2023.
    2. Please see here for terms and conditions.
  • No child or children under the age of 12 will be admitted to Chessington World of Adventure unless they are accompanied by an adult aged 18 years or over and such child or children whilst on site must remain under the control or supervision of an adult at all times.
  1. Includes 1 day entry to Chessington World of Adventures Resort. Tickets must be pre-booked in advance. Limited number of tickets available on any one day and subject to availability.
  2. Not valid in conjunction with any other offer. The prize is non-transferable, non-negotiable, not for resale and there is no cash alternative. Chessington World of Adventures Resort reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to refuse entry and to close and/or alter all or any part of the facilities including closure of rides and/or attractions for technical, operational, health and safety or other reasons including overcapacity. Size, height, weight, age restrictions and medical warnings apply to certain rides and attractions. Standard park entry terms and conditions apply. “
  1. Tickets to Alton Towers Resort.
    1. To be used by 31/07/2023.
    2. Please see here for terms and conditions.
  • No person under the age of 12 will be admitted to Alton Towers Resort unless they are accompanied by an adult aged 18 years or over and such child or children whilst on site must remain under the control or supervision of an adult at all times.
  1. Prize is non-transferable, not for resale and there is no cash alternative. Prizes do not include travel to or from Alton Towers Resort, car parking, food and drink.  All other expenses are the responsibility of the winner.  The Alton Towers Resort reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to refuse entry and to close and/or alter all or any part of the facilities including closure of rides and/or attractions for technical, operational, health and safety or other reasons including overcapacity.  Size, height, weight, age restrictions and medical warnings apply to certain rides and attractions.  Visitors under 12 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years of age or over at the Alton Towers Resort.  Please check opening times before your visit at www.altontowers.com
  1. Tickets to Warwick Castle.
    1. To be used by 31/07/2023.
    2. Please see here for terms and conditions.
  • No person under the age of 18 will be admitted to Warwick Castle unless they are accompanied by an adult aged 18 years or over and such person or persons whilst on site must retain under the control or supervision of an adult at all times.
  1. This prize entitles the holder to one standard Warwick Castle admission ticket only. This prize is valid until 31/07/2023, is subject to availability and can be withdrawn at any time. Dates excluded from this prize are: 31 Oct and 25 Dec. This prize does not include secondary attractions (such as The Castle Dungeon, Ice Rink or Light Trail) and cannot be redeemed against charges or fees (including, but not limited to; car parking, accommodation, food and drink or retail items). It does not include entry to special events (such as Dragon Slayer, Luna Cinema, The Castle After Dark or The Open Arms). This prize cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer and has no cash equivalent. Sale is strictly prohibited. For full terms and conditions, visit www.warwick-castle.com/security-privacy/terms-conditions

 

  1. Winner Notification:
    1. Instant Win: The provisional winning entrants will be instantly notified via a reply text message and will be required to follow the instructions within 14 days of initial contact to confirm their identity and accept their Prize. If a provisional winner does not follow the instruction within 14 days of initial contact, is not eligible to receive the Prize or is in breach of any part of these terms and conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to disqualify that provisional winner and return the Prize to the promotion Prize pool which may be won by another entrant during the Promotion Period.

Any claims received that don’t meet these requirements, will be void and invalid and we reserve the right to return the Prize to the Promotion Prize pool which may be won by someone else during the Promotion Period.

 

  1. Main Prize Draw: The provisional winners will be contacted via the phone number used on entry within 14 days of Winner Selection and will be required to respond to confirm eligibility and acceptance of the Prizes, within 14 days of initial contact. In the event that a winner does not respond to the initial contact within 14 days, the Promoter (after reasonable attempts) reserves the right to disqualify that winner. If a winner is disqualified, the Promoter reserves the right to award the prize to a reserve selected in the same manner. Reserve winners may have less time to respond.

 

  1. Prize Acceptance: Once eligibility of a Prize is confirmed and the Prize is accepted, fulfilment of a Prize will take place within 28 days of acceptance of the Prize. In the unlikely event that a Prize does not arrive within 28 days the Winner must inform the Promoter by emailing cadburychristmas@promowinners.com. If a winner does not do so, the Promoter reserves the right to not reissue the Prize or limit its value at its sole discretion.

 

  1. Moderation: The Promoter reserves the right to reject entries which, in the reasonable opinion of the Promoter:
    1. are in breach of the Terms & Conditions;
    2. contain any content that is offensive, harmful, objectionable or which is otherwise unsuitable for publication including with respect to race, religion, origin or gender, or which could reflect negatively upon the name, reputation or goodwill of the Promoter or any brand partner;
    3. contains or refers to any unauthorised third-party brand or reference any third-party names, logos and/or trademarks;
    4. promotes any political or religious agenda.

 

  1. Provided no objection is received, the surname and county of the winners will be made available to anyone who requests them by writing to JS12804 Cadbury Christmas IC, PO Box 704, Pinner, HA5 9PF within 3 months of the closing date. In the event they win, Winners may request their surname and county are not published or request for the amount of information being published to be reduced during Winner Notification. Without prejudice, the Promoter will provide this information to the Advertising Standards Authority on reasonable request.

 

  1. The Promoter may request that the winners participate in publicity arising from the Promotion. Participation is at the winner’s discretion and is not a condition of Prize Acceptance.

 

  1. The Promoter seeks to run a fair and secure promotion and prevent abuse and cheating. If you enter in a way that is not consistent with these Terms & Conditions, your entries (and any of your associated aliases) will be disqualified. Any Prize awarded may be void and recoverable, and the Promoter reserves the right to bar you from entering future promotions for a period of at least six months. For this reason, the Promoter reserves the right at any point to:

 

  1. Verify the eligibility of entrants and/or provisional winners by requesting such information it consider reasonably necessary for this purpose. Entry or a Prize may be withheld until verification is completed.

 

  1. Disqualify entries that are not made directly by the individual entering the Promotion.

 

  1. Disqualify entries made using anonymous email services such as, but not limited to, GuerillaMail, Dispostable or Mailinator.

 

  1. Disqualify bulk entries from individuals, trade, consumer groups or third parties, incomplete entries and entries submitted by macros or other automated means.

 

  1. Disqualify entries beyond the maximum allowed, or those using techniques such as ‘script’, ‘brute force’, multiple SIM cards for text entries, masking identity by manipulating IP addresses, using aliases or identities other than their own or any other means.

 

  1. Disqualify entrants who tamper with the entry process.

 

  1. Disqualify entries which, in some other way, do not meet the requirements of these Terms & Conditions.

 

  1. Cancel, modify or suspend the Promotion should it not be capable of running as planned for reasons including but not limited to tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, dishonesty, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion.

 

  1. The Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be redeemed for monetary value or for any other form of compensation. If for any reason a Prize or any element of a Prize is not available, the Promoter reserves the right, at its sole discretion to substitute that Prize or element of a Prize for another of equal or greater value.

 

  1. No responsibility can be taken for entries which are lost, delayed, corrupted, damaged, misdirected or incomplete or which cannot be delivered for any technical, delivery or other reason. Proof of sending will not be accepted as proof of receipt. The Promoter does not guarantee continuous or secure access to the short codes.

 

  1. The Promoter and its associated agencies and companies are not liable for any loss (including, without limitation, indirect, special or consequential loss or loss of profits), expense or damage which is suffered or sustained (whether or not arising from any person’s negligence) in connection with this Promotion or accepting or using the/a Prize(s), except for any liability which cannot be excluded by law. Nothing will exclude the Promotor’s liability for death or personal injury as a result of its negligence.

 

  1. The Promoter will not be liable for any delay or failure to comply with its obligations for reasons beyond its reasonable control arising from but not limited to Acts of God, global or regional epidemic or pandemic, adverse weather conditions, fire, industrial dispute, war, terrorist activity, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, plague or other natural calamities, or any other circumstances.

 

  1. The Promoter shall comply with all applicable requirements of the Data Protection Act 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 and any successor legislation or other applicable law. The personal information entrants provide will be used by the Promoter for the purpose of conducting this promotion and in accordance with the Promoters’ Data Privacy Notice which can be found at www.cadbury.co.uk/privacy. The Promoter may disclose entrants’ personal information to its contractors and agents to assist in conducting this Promotion (including any relevant promotional activity) or communicating with entrants.

 

  1. If any part/s of these Terms & Conditions are legally ruled to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the remainder will not be affected and will continue in full force and effect.

 

  1. By entering, you will be deemed to have agreed to be bound by these Terms & Conditions.

 

  1. If there is a discrepancy between these Terms & Conditions and those in any promotional material, these Terms & Conditions will prevail.

 

  1. These Terms & Conditions are governed by English law and their interpretation and application will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

 

Promoter: Mondelez Europe Services GmbH – UK Branch with registered office at Cadbury House, Sanderson Road Uxbridge, UB8 1DH.