The contest end date has been extended to 15th August 2020. The contest will be live till 15th August 2020 at 23:59hours.
ABOUT THE CONTEST
The Sunfeast YiPPee! With Dhoni contest (“the Contest”) is organized by ITC Limited (“ITC”).
Consumers participating or seeking to participate in the Contest shall individually be referred to as “Participant” and collectively as “Participants”.
Participation in this Contest is purely voluntary.
By participating in this Contest, each Participant is deemed to have accepted the complete terms and conditions of this Contest available on www.sunfeastyippee.com as well as the decisions of ITC which are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest. Successfully entering the Contest and winning a prize/prize(s) is subject to all requirements set forth herein.
No purchase of Sunfeast Yippee! noodles is required for participation in this Contest.
The Contest shall be open for participation from 00:00 hours on 1st April 2020 and shall close on 15th August 2020 at 23:59hours (“Contest Period”). A day for the requirement of the Contest Period is 00:00 hours to 23:59 hours of a particular day.
The Contest is subject to all applicable central, state and local laws and regulations.
The Contest is open only for Indian citizens who are currently residing in India. Participants below the age of 18 can participate only with the consent of their parent(s)/legal guardian.
In addition to the other eligibility criteria contained herein, the Participants (or their parents/Legal guardian if they are below the age of 18) should have a government approved photo ID proof, namely, passport, voter card, driver’s license, or Aadhaar card that is valid during the Contest Period, a copy of which will have to be submitted at the request of ITC, without which the Participant will be disqualified from the Contest.
The following persons are not eligible to participate in the Contest: employees, contractors, directors and officers of ITC, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, distributors, Web design, advertising, fulfillment, judging and promotion vendors involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Contest (collectively, “Promotion Parties”) and the immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and/or “step”) of such persons.
STEPS TO PARTICIPATE
Participants can register to participate in the Contest by giving a missed phone call on 8880732732 from any phone number registered in India.
Participants must have also have a valid number on WhatsApp to participate in this Contest.
Once the Participant gives the missed phone call on 8880732732, the Participant will receive a notification on their WhatsApp acknowledging their participation.
The Participant is then required to follow the instructions received on WhatsApp.
On sharing these details, Participants will receive a notification requesting them to submit a selfie with a pack of Sunfeast Yippee! Noodles as their entry for the Contest. Participants may also submit a selfie without a pack of Yippee! Noodles.
On verification of the selfie as a valid entry, the Participant will be requested to complete the slogan “I Love Yippee! because …………………” and send the completed slogan on WhatsApp. The Participant will receive a message requesting them to share their name and state of residence.
Based on creativity, uniqueness, and originality in the slogan as well as the selfie sent by the
Participants, as judged by ITC, the Participants with the top creative entries for each day of the Contest Period would be awarded merchandise such as bag, sipper, cap, cricket bat, leather ball, t-shirt etc). (“Daily Prizes”).
The Participants who are the winners of the Daily Prizes shall be intimated on WhatsApp. The Daily Prize winners would also be declared monthly. For example, Daily Prize winners for the month of April 2020will be declared in the first week of May2020 on www.sunfeastyippee.com
From the pool of Participants who have been adjudged the winners of the Daily Prizes, the top 5 entries for the entire duration of the Contest Period will be selected based on creativity, uniqueness, and originality of their selfie and slogan. The Participants with the top 5 entries will get a chance to have YiPPee! with Dhoni. (“Grand Prize”).
The Daily Prizes and the Grand Prize are collectively referred to as “Prizes”.
A Participant can submit multiple entries however there will be only one winner from every household.
Incomplete and invalid entries which are not in the format specified in the WhatsApp messages will not be considered a valid entry. In such a situation, the Participant will receive a message to resubmit the entry as per the required format.
Entries must inter alia comply with the following guidelines:
Cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity;
Cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message;
Cannot be obscene or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group;
Cannot promote terrorist acts such as providing instructions on how to assemble bombs, grenades and other such weapons or provide instructional information about illegal activities;
Cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging or slanderous remarks about ITC, its customers or its products, or other people, products or companies;
Cannot contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others (except ITC’s trademarks, logos or trade dress of YiPPee!), or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind (except ITC’s products marketed under the brand YiPPee!), without permission, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate
numbers, personal names, e- mail addresses or street addresses;
Must be original and cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art, stills, or images published on or in television, movies, the Internet or other media, except such materials owned by ITC) without permission and cannot be plagiarized from any source;
Cannot contain background artwork, unless it is an original work of the Participant;
Cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which ITC wishes to associate;
Cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.
Participants making statements which are contrary to existing law, bye-laws, public policy or established good practices shall be disqualified from further participating in the Contest
By submitting an Entry the Participant warrants and represents that it: (a) is the Participant’s original work, (b) has not been previously published, (c) has not won previous awards, (d) does not infringe upon the copyright, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity; (e) that the Participant has obtained permission from any other person whose name, likeness or image is used in the photo and (f) and that publication of the entry via various media including Web posting, will not infringe any third party rights. The Participant will indemnify and hold harmless ITC and the Promotion Parties from any claims to the contrary.
By entering, the Participant acknowledges that ITC has no obligation to use or post any Entry submitted by the Participant.
SELECTION OF WINNERS
Selection of Daily Prize Winners: From all valid entries of the selfie and slogan received from Participants each day of the Contest Period, the top 80 (eighty) creative entries for each day of the Contest Period shall be declared to be the winners of the Daily Prizes. (“Daily Prize Winners”) The selection of Daily Prize Winners will be based on the creativity, uniqueness, and originality of the selfie and the slogan.
Daily Prize Winners of the Contest will be announced on the website www.sunfeastyippee.com on a monthly basis. For example, Daily Prize winners for the month of April 2020will be declared in the first week of May2020 on www.sunfeastyippee.com
An entry received on a particular day will be considered for winner selection process for the same day, and will not be considered for the next day winner selection process.
Selection of Grand Prize Winners- From the pool of all the Daily Prize Winners during the Contest Period, the top 5 (five) entries based on the creativity, uniqueness, and originality of slogan and the selfie will be selected to meet and have YiPPee! with Dhoni. (“Grand Prize Winners”). The Grand Prize Winners shall be announced on www.sunfeastyippee.com within 45 days of the end date of Contest Period.
ITC will provide the travel expenses for the Grand Prize Winners. In the event the Grand Prize Winner is below the age of 18, ITC will also provide travel expenses for up to one Parent/Legal Guardian of the child.
The Daily Prize Winners and the Grand Prize Winners are collectively referred to as “Winners/Winner”.
Entries received after the end of the Contest Period will not be considered.
Prizes cannot be transferred, exchanged or redeemed for cash or kind. In the event a Winner does not accept the Prize in the time and manner stipulated, then the Prizes will be deemed to be forfeited. Prizes must be taken as offered and cannot be varied. Any unused Prizes are not- transferable, non-refundable and non-redeemable for other goods or services and cannot be exchanged for cash or kind.
The image of the Prizes depicted on the ads/posters/TVC’s/pack shots etc. are indicative only and the actual Prizes/ look of the Prizes may vary from the pictures.
All Grand Prize Winners are required to have a valid permit to travel within India. Any Participant not meeting this requirement shall not be eligible to avail the Grand Prize. ITC shall, if they so deem appropriate in any given case, render assistance to any Participant at their sole discretion without any obligation and/or responsibility on their part. It is clarified that ITC shall have no responsibility/liability if a Participant is unable to travel to the destination concerned due to any failure.
Details of the Daily Prize Winners will be sought through WhatsApp and an attempt will be made to reach out to the shortlisted Winners. Winners below the age of 18 shall be required to submit the consent from their parents/legal guardian.
Daily Prize Winners will be required to upload their details as requested by ITC on a link shared with them on WhatsApp.
The Grand Prize Winners shall be contacted personally/through WhatsApp to be invited for the event of meeting Dhoni.
In the event a shortlisted Winner’s number is unreachable, or he/she does not revert on the link on WhatsApp, two (2) more attempts will be made to reach the Participant on that day and/or the next day. If even on the third attempt, the Participant does not revert, or is unreachable, the Participant's participation in the Contest comes to an end and the Participant's entry stands cancelled and Participant becomes ineligible to receive the Prize and the Prize shall be provided to the Participant with the next best entry.
The date of the event for the Grand Prize shall be intimated to the Grand Prize Winners by ITC. The date of the Grand Prize event cannot be changed in case of unavailability of any of the Grand Prize Winners.
If a shortlisted Winner, rejects the prize, does not revert with details, or is unreachable then such Participant will no longer be able to avail the Grand Prize. In such a case, the Participant with the next best creative entry shall be declared to be a Winner.
A Grand Prize Winner who fails to attend or confirm their attendance for the YiPPee! with Dhoni event, will not be given another opportunity to avail of the Prize and would have to forfeit their Prize.
ITC reserves the sole and absolute right to terminate, modify or extend this Contest, at its absolute discretion without notice and without any liability, without assigning any reason whatsoever.
In the event there is no response or incorrect details received from the shortlisted Winners, ITC shall not be held responsible for non-delivery of Prizes.
ITC reserves the right to withhold Prizes in the event of submission of false, incorrect, misleading or fraudulent information and/or in the event of fraudulent practices like website or mobile system hacking, etc.
The Prize will be given to the Winners post completion of such audit and verification process as deemed fit by ITC.
By sharing your personal information with ITC the Participants consent to collection, storing, processing and use of personal information i.e. name, address, mobile phone number by ITC, its affiliates, associates, agents, contractors and other third parties.
Personal Information of the Participants shall be used to delivery prizes and for promotional activities by ITC, its affiliates, associates, agents, contractors. Prizes will be delivered basis the Personal Information shared by the Winners.
By availing the Prizes and/or taking part in the Contest, all Participants agree that ITC shall be at liberty to use Participant’s name and/or photo and/or video that may appear in any advertisements / promotions/media coverage or publicity in any form which exists today or will be known anytime in the future, without any consideration to the Participant and/or the Winners. No fees or other sums are to be paid to the Participants or Winners on account of taking part in the aforementioned advertisements / promotions.
ITC or the Promotion Parties shall not be liable for any loss due to delay or destruction or damage of or inability to provide the Prizes due to Act of God, Governmental actions, riots, loss/damage/delay due to courier services and other force majeure circumstances and shall not be liable to pay any amount as compensation, or damages, for any such loss, delay or damage.
ITC, its officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, or assigns are not liable and do not have obligation with respect to (i) notifications, communications or materials sent by a Participant that are lost, late, misdirected, garbled, inaccurate, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, damaged or otherwise not received by ITC, in whole or in part, due to computer, post office or technical error of any kind, (ii) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures or difficulties, (iii) power- related or weather- related events of any kind, and/or to any event not under ITC direct control, (iv) entries or other communications from customers that contain inaccurate information or do not comply with these rules, (v) errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation or transmissions, theft, destruction, unauthorized access or alterations by Participants or third parties, (vi) If the Participant has registered himself to the DND of the telecom provider/ the Participant has registered with National Do Not Call Registry/ Participant has specifically requested for not receiving messages for the specific campaign (vii) any damages or losses of any kind resulting from acceptance, possession or use of any Prize. ITC, in their sole discretion, reserve the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or otherwise violating these rules. ITC further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify this Contest if this Contest cannot be completed as planned because of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort.
No liability or responsibility is assumed by ITC or the Promotion Parties resulting from Participant's participation in or attempt to participate in the Contest or ability or inability to upload or download any information in connection with the Contest. No responsibility or liability is assumed by ITC for technical problems or technical malfunction arising in connection with any of the following occurrences which may affect the operation of the Contest: Hardware or software errors; faulty computer, telephone, cable, satellite, network, electronic or Internet connectivity or other online or network communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internet providers, servers, hosts or other providers; garbled, jumbled or faulty data transmissions; failure of any online transmissions to be sent or received; lost, late, delayed or intercepted transmissions; inaccessibility of the Web Site in whole or in part for any reason; traffic congestion on the Internet or Web Site; unauthorized human or non-human intervention of the operation of the Contest, including without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bugs, or worms; or destruction of any aspect of the Contest, or loss, miscount, misdirection, inaccessibility or unavailability of an email account used in connection with the Contest. ITC is not responsible for any typographical errors in the announcement of prizes or these Terms and Conditions, or any inaccurate or incorrect data contained on the Contest Web Site. Use of Contest Web Site is at Participant’s own risk. ITC is not responsible for any personal injury or property damage or losses of any kind which may be sustained to user's or any other person's computer equipment resulting from participation in the Contest. All Entries become the sole property of ITC, and will not be acknowledged or returned.
The Contest shall be adjudged by ITC and the decision of ITC will be final and binding with regard to any dispute arising out of this activity.
This Contest is offered only in India and all disputes relating to this Contest shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of courts at Bengaluru only.