Albertsons® Market
“Colorful Harvest” Pinterest Recipe Contest (“Contest”)
OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO WIN.
MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

The “Sponsor” of the Contest is Albertson’s LLC, 250 Parkcenter Blvd., Boise, Idaho 83706. The “Participating Sponsors” of this contest are McCormick & Company, Inc. (“McCormick”) and John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. (“Fisher Nuts”). Participation in the Contest constitutes full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements as set forth herein.

WHO MAY ENTER: You may enter the Contest if (A) You have a valid PinterestSM account, (B) You are a legal resident of Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Texas (“Market States”), and (C) You are at least eighteen (18) years of age or older at time of entry. Void where prohibited, licensed, restricted or taxed. Employees of Sponsor, its parent company and affiliates, as well as their immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee, are not eligible. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

ENTRY PERIOD: The Entry Period begins at 12:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time November 6, 2012 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Mountain Standard Time December 7, 2012.

HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Contest entrants must do the following:

  1. Create a pin board on Pinterest (the “Board”) with the title “Colorful Harvest”;
  2. Pin at least three (3) recipes from each of the following websites: AlbertsonsMarket.com/Recipes, McCormick.com and FisherNuts.com (“Recipe Sites”) to your Board;
  3. In the description of each pin on your Board, provide a sentence describing what you like most about the recipe and the text “#colorful #harvest #recipe” and,
  4. Share your Board’s URL using the Submission Form located at http://AlbertsonsMarket.com/colorful-harvest-contest/.

By entering the Contest, each entrant consents and grants any necessary licenses to Sponsor for use of their name, Board, photograph and/or likeness, and statements made by or attributed to them in connection with the Contest, in perpetuity, in any and all worldwide media now known or hereafter developed (including, without limitation, print, broadcast, and internet), for all legitimate business purposes including advertising and promotional activities without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. With respect to photographs obtained or pinned from Recipe Sites that the entrant uses on entrant’s Board, the Sponsor and Participating Sponsors grant entrant a non-exclusive limited license to use such photographs solely for participation in this Contest in accordance with these Official Rules. The Sponsor and Participating Sponsors expressly disclaim any responsibility or liability for usage of any photographs pinned from other internet sources. Liabilities for any Boards which include pins from other internet sources are the sole responsibility of the Entrant. Entrant agrees not to create/add source links to the photographs or their descriptions that promote another business, brand, or contest. Failure to comply is grounds for disqualification from the Contest.

Subject to Sponsor’s sole discretion, any Board which incorporates elements that are lewd, offensive, vulgar, sexual in nature, involve nudity, or use photographs for purposes of putting Sponsor or Participating Sponsors in a negative light or use such photographs in a defamatory manner shall not be considered for purposes of this Contest and the entrant shall be disqualified from participation.

Sponsor is not responsible for any failure of Pinterest, the Recipe Sites, or the Submission Form during the Entry Period including any technical malfunction of any computer, on-line system, server, access provider, computer equipment, or software on account of traffic congestion on the internet, Pinterest, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from downloading any material related to the Contest, all of which may affect a person’s ability to participate in the Contest.

ALTERNATE ENTRY METHOD: The Sponsor will accept entries from Entrants via email to social@albertsonsllc.com with the SUBJECT LINE: “Colorful Harvest Entry” during the Entry Period. The Entrant is required to include the following information in the body of the email:

  • Legal First and Last Name,
  • URL for Colorful Harvest Pinterest Board,
  • Email Address,
  • State of Legal Residence,
  • Zip Code of Legal Residence,
  • The words “I AGREE” indicating affirmation that the Entrant is of 18 years of age and in agreement / acceptance of these Official Rules and the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.

ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning are based on eligible number of entries.

SELECTING THE WINNER: There will be one (1) grand prize winner (the “Grand Prize Winner”), one (1) second place winner (“2nd Place Winner”), and one (1) third prize winner (“3rd Place Winner”) collectively referred to as the “Winners”. The Winners must be a legal resident of one of the following states to qualify for any of the prizes: Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico, or Texas. During the period commencing on December 10, 2012 and ending on December 14, 2012 Sponsor shall select the three (3) Boards (the “Finalists”) based on the following criteria: (i) adherence to website pinning requirements stated in “How To Enter”, (ii) completeness of Board as it relates to a group of recipes for a full meal, (iii) and quality of Board presentation and appearance. All entries shall be considered and judged by a panel of food bloggers and Sponsor employees (“Judges”). Judges will determine The Winners using the same criteria. The Winners shall be notified by e-mail on or about December 18, 2012. Decisions of Sponsor are final.

PRIZES: The Winner will receive one (1) two-thousand ($2,000) United States Dollar (USD) Albertsons gift card strictly for use toward Albertsons grocery store purchases; the 2nd Place Winner will receive one (1) one-thousand ($1,000) USD gift card strictly for use toward Albertsons grocery store purchases; and the 3rd Place Winner shall receive one (1) five-hundred ($500) USD gift card strictly for use toward Albertsons grocery store purchases. The Winners shall be responsible for all travel-related expenses to obtain their prize including, but not limited to, transportation to and from the destination, meals, beverages, gratuities, excursions, telephone/Internet connection, incidentals, personal expenses, and travel/medical insurance. The Winners use of the gift card shall be governed by the terms and conditions of such card. The Winners gift cards may not be liquidated or exchanged for cash.

All federal, state and local income taxes, insurance, licensing, registration and title fees connected to a prize are the sole responsibility of the Winners. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Sponsor shall only be responsible for awarding the number of prizes as stated in these Official Rules. Sponsor expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for injury or loss to any person or property relating to the delivery and/or subsequent use of a prize awarded. Sponsor makes no representation or warranties concerning any prizes awarded. Lost or stolen gift cards shall not be replaced.

CLAIMING PRIZES: Only properly-claimed prizes will be awarded. As a condition of winning a prize, each of the Winners must complete any applicable forms required by a taxing authority or Sponsor within ten (10) days of receipt of prize notification. If any correspondence sent by the Sponsor or any prize sent by the Sponsor is returned as undeliverable, the corresponding prize will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate entrant. If a Winner does not respond within ten (10) days after the Sponsor’s first attempt to contact him or her, the corresponding prize will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate entrant. Each Winner must meet the eligibility requirements set forth in these Official Rules. Should a Winner make any false statement(s) in any document, or not have the necessary legal rights or permissions to pin, upload or use a Photograph, the Winner will be required to promptly return to Sponsor his or her prize. Any unclaimed prizes will be awarded in a random drawing to be held as necessary. In the event there is a dispute of a Winner’s identity, the prize will be awarded to the established authorized Pinterest account holder. Any Winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that such Winner is the authorized Pinterest account holder. Sponsor may determine, in its sole discretion, whether the proof provided is sufficient. A list of Winners may be obtained by sending an email to social@albertsonsllc.com following the conclusion of the Entry Period.

PRIVACY: Please review the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy at http://www.albertsons.com/privacy-policy/ By participating in the Contest you hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of your personal information as permitted by Sponsor’s Privacy Policy and acknowledge that you have read and accept Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By participating in the Contest, including accepting a prize, entrant agrees to release, hold harmless and agrees not to institute any claim against Sponsor and its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from or in connection with, either directly or indirectly, the awarding (including the determination of authorized account holders), acceptance, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of any prize awarded herein. Upon delivery of a prize to a Winner, Sponsor will be deemed to have awarded the prize to such Winner with Winner assuming full responsibility for the prize.

Entrant shall indemnify the Released Parties for any claim brought by a third party for use or pinning of any material on entrant’s Board (other than photographs from the Recipe Sites that are pinned in accordance with these Official Rules) including privacy and infringement claims. Released Parties are not responsible for any technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communication malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, acts of mother nature, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the Contest, including any injury or damage to your or any other person’s computer relating or resulting from participating in the Contest or downloading any materials in this Contest. Under no circumstances will entrants be permitted to obtain awards for any action or claim related to the Contest, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, in relation thereto and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

MISCELLANEOUS CONDITIONS: If the Contest cannot be conducted as planned, for any reason, including, without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, acts of mother nature, or any other cause beyond the control of Sponsor, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest and select Winners from among the eligible entries prior to such cancellation, termination, modification, or suspension. Persons found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this Contest, or whom Sponsor believes to be causing malfunction, error, disruption or damage will be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right to correct any typographical, printing, computer programming or operator errors. The Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

CHOICE OF LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of Entrants and Sponsor in connection with this Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of the State of Idaho, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. Any action relating to this Contest shall be initiated exclusively in the state and federal courts located in Ada County, Idaho (USA).