Celebrate Bigelow Hot Tea Month!
Enter for a chance to WIN a $500 Big Y gift card!
Purchase Bigelow Tea anytime bewtween January 8th and February 11th
using your Big Y Express Savings or Silver Savings Club card
and you'll automatucally be entered for a chance to win.
One Grand Prize Winner: $500 Big Y Gift Card
50 First Place Winners: $50 Big Y Gift Cards
Compliments of Bigelow Tea
No Purchase Necessary. One Entry per Person.
Official Rules and Regulations
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
HOW TO ENTER:
The Sweepstakes begins on 1/8/15 and ends on 2/11/15 ("Promotion Period"). There are two (2) ways to enter the Bigelow Tea / Big Y® Hot Tea Month Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes").
a) BIG Y® EXPRESS SAVINGS CLUB® or SILVER SAVINGS CLUB® CARD ENTRY: Purchase any Bigelow Tea product(s) with your Big Y® Express Savings Club® or Silver Savings Club® Card at a participating Big Y® store located in Massachusetts or Connecticut and you will automatically receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Big Y® Express Savings Club® or Silver Savings Club® Card entries must be completed by 2/11/15. Information provided by consumers via the Big Y® Express Savings Club® or Silver Savings Club® Card method of entry will be used solely for the purposes of this Sweepstakes and will not be rented, sold, or relinquished
b) MAIL-IN ENTRY: Print your name, address (including zip code), age, home and work telephone numbers and the store location at which you shop (optional) on a plain 3"x 5" piece of paper. Mail your entry in an envelope with sufficient postage affixed to: Bigelow Tea / Big Y® Hot Tea Month Sweepstakes, Attn: Entries, P.O. Box 7840, Springfield, MA 01102-7840. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by 2/11/15 and received by 2/18/15.
All entries become the property of Big Y Foods, Inc. and will not be acknowledged or returned. Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by R.C. Bigelow, Inc. ("Sponsor") or Big Y Foods, Inc. Sponsor and Big Y Foods, Inc. are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, illegible, incomplete, damaged, postage due or mutilated mail. No mechanically reproduced, altered, forged, or facsimile entries will be accepted. Sponsor and Big Y Foods, Inc. are not responsible for any change of mailing address, email address, and/or telephone number of entrants. Limit one (1) entry per person, per day - regardless of method of submission. No mechanically reproduced, altered, forged, or facsimile entries will be accepted. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor is not responsible for any change to mailing address and/or telephone number of entrants. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an electronic Big Y® Express Savings Club® or Silver Savings Club® Card entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the person in whose name the account is registered, provided that person meets all eligibility criteria set forth in these Official Rules.
ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the States of Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Employees of R.C. Bigelow, Inc., Big Y Foods, Inc., their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, dealers and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate. Void outside of MA, CT, NH, NY, RI, VT and where otherwise prohibited.
RANDOM DRAWING: Winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about 2/25/15 from among all eligible entries received from all methods combined, by Sponsor or its designee, whose decisions are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Winners will be notified by phone, mail and/or email at Sponsor’s discretion.
PRIZES/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES (ARV)/ODDS: One (1) Grand Prize - A $500 Big Y® Gift Card; and a Bigelow tea chest (ARV $550). Fifty (50) First Prizes - A $50 Big Y® Gift Card; and a box of Bigelow tea (ARV $53 ea.). Total ARV of all prizes $3,200. Big Y® Gift Card is subject to the terms and conditions associated with its use. Odds of winning depend on total number of eligible entries received from all methods combined. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. All applicable federal, state, and local taxes, if any, on prizes, and any other fees and expenses not specified associated with receipt or use of the prize are the sole responsibility of the prize winners. Limit one (1) prize per person, household or address regardless of how many entries submitted.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Potential Grand Prize winner will be required to sign and return a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release and, where permitted by law, Publicity Release within ten (10) days after first notification attempt. If prize notification or prize is returned as non-deliverable, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. No correspondence will be acknowledged. No cash equivalents, substitutions or transfer of prize permitted except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event that an offered prize is unavailable. Subject to all federal, state and local laws/regulations. Neither Sponsor, Big Y Foods, Inc., their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising, promotion agencies nor their employees will have any liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, use and/or misuse of any prize or participation in the Sweepstakes or any prize-related activities. Acceptance of a prize shall be construed as and signify the winner’s agreement and consent that Sponsor and Big Y Foods, Inc. may use the winner’s name, voice, likeness and/or prize information, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further consideration, review, approval or payment, where allowed by law. By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which are final and binding in all respects. Sponsor and Big Y Foods, Inc. are not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer or in administration of the Sweepstakes.
ADDITIONAL CONDITIONS: Sponsor and Big Y Foods, Inc. are not responsible for lost, late, mutilated or illegible entries nor for electronic transmission errors resulting in incorrect collection of shopper card data, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor, Big Y Foods, Inc. or presenter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof. If for any reason the shopper card portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor and Big Y Foods, Inc. which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor and Big Y Foods, Inc. reserves the right at their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the shopper card portion of the Sweepstakes and select the winners by random drawing from among all eligible entries received from all methods combined up to the point of the action taken by the Sponsor and Big Y Foods, Inc. Caution: Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent of the law.
For names of winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by 4/30/15 to: Bigelow Tea / Big Y® Hot Tea Month Sweepstakes, Attn: Winner’s List, P.O. Box 34177, Omaha, NE 68134. Winner’s list to be available after 4/15/15.
Sponsor: R.C. Bigelow Inc., 201 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield, CT 06825.