Pack your bags because Albertsons Market is going on the Best Road Trip. Ever!


Pack your bags because Albertsons Market is going on the
Best Road Trip. Ever!
Share your best road trip adventures for a chance to win a brand new car.

August 2, 2012 –Boise, ID– Albertsons Market launched a month long contest asking customers to share their “Best Road Trip. Ever!” through photos, videos and essays on Albertsons Markets’ Facebook Fan Page <>  for a chance to win a new car.  Each time a customer submits an entry, “miles” are added to the campaign road trip. As more “miles” are accumulated the value of the car increases. The “Best Road Trip. Ever!” campaign begins with a Ford® FiestaTM and works its way up through the Ford® model line.
On September 1st, the public will begin voting for their favorite entries in each of three categories: pictures, videos, and essays. At the end of the voting period the top five entries in each category will be the finalists from which Albertsons Market will select one winner!

How to Enter:
·  Go to from your desktop or mobile device

·   Click on the “Enter to WIN a CAR!” tab

·   Submit up to 8 photos to add 5 “miles” to the trip

·   Submit an essay to add 10 “miles” to the trip

·   Submit a video to add 15 “miles” to the trip

·   Customers can enter up to three times, once in each media category: photo, video, and essay.

“Everyone loves to tell a story and it just so happens that we truly love to listen! In return, we are rewarding our customers with the chance to win a brand new car,” said Karl Meinhardt, vice president of social and digital marketing for Albertsons Market.

Albertsons Market, with the partnership of these great sponsors, have made this contest possible for our customers:

·  Tender Choice® <>

·   National Pork Board <>

·   The J.M. Smucker Company <>

·   MIKE AND IKE® Candy <>

·   Wrigley <>

·   Fresh Express <>

The contest began at 10:01 a.m. MDT Wednesday, August 1, 2012 and ends at 11:59 p.m. MDT on Friday, August 31, 2012.

Contest details and Official Rules are available on the Albertsons Market Facebook page <>  or at ( <>  The contest is open to residents of Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico and Texas. For additional information about Albertsons Market, products and services please visit

About Albertsons Market
Albertsons Market, owned by Albertson’s LLC, is working to become the favorite food and drug retailer in every market it serves. The company is privately owned and operates under the Albertson’s banner in Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Texas. Find them at, ,,, and

About Tender Choice® Pork Products & The National Pork Board
The name says it all. Made with our proprietary marinade, Tender Choice® pork products deliver tender, flavorful meals that are the choice of households across the country. Tender Choice® pork products promise delicious, tender and juicy pork – it comes with a Tender Sure™ Guarantee. Tender Choice® pork offers versatile dinner solutions that are delicious and easy to prepare. Once you taste Tender Choice® pork, it will become one of your top choices. To find out more about Tender Choice® pork, visit <> .   For more information on all things pork, including recipes, cuts, nutrition and cooking techniques be sure to visit Pork® Be inspired® at <>  – this site funded by America’s Pork Producers and the Pork Checkoff.

About The J.M. Smucker Company
For more than 110 years, The J.M. Smucker Company has been committed to offering consumers quality products that help families create memorable mealtime moments. Today, Smucker is a leading marketer and manufacturer of fruit spreads, retail packaged coffee, peanut butter, shortening and oils,ice cream toppings, sweetened condensed milk, and health and natural foods beverages in North America. Its family of brands includes Smucker’s®, Folgers®, Dunkin’ Donuts®, Jif®, Crisco®, Pillsbury®, Eagle Brand®, R.W. Knudsen Family®, Hungry Jack®, Café Bustelo®, Café Pilon™, White Lily® and Martha White® in the United States, along with Robin Hood®, Five Roses®, Carnation® and Bick’s® in Canada. The Company remains rooted in the Basic Beliefs of Quality, People, Ethics, Growth and Independence established by its founder and namesake more than a century ago. For more information about the Company, visit <> .

About Fresh Express
A subsidiary of Chiquita Brands International, Inc., Fresh Express Inc. is the market leader in the consumer packaged salad business. The Salinas, California-based company < <> > essentially invented the category, and today produces 40 million pounds of salad each month. Every week more than 20 million bags of Fresh Express salads are eaten by consumers. Product categories include Crispy Lettuces, featuring several ready-to-eat salad mixes using blends of iceberg, romaine, and green leaf lettuce along with carrots and red cabbage; Tender Lettuce Mixes, which include other types of lettuce and spinach leaves mixed with such ingredients as red cabbage, radishes, and carrots; Flavorful Whole Baby Blends, using baby leaves of various types of lettuce and spinach and other ingredients; organic mixes; complete salad kits that come with dressings, croutons, bacon crumbles, and other ingredients; and specialty salads, including a variety of cole slaws.

About MIKE AND IKE® Candy
MIKE AND IKE® Brand Candy is produced by Just Born, Inc., a privately owned company founded in 1923 and headquartered in Bethlehem, PA.  Just Born also produces PEEPS®, HOT TAMALES® and GOLDENBERG’S® PEANUT CHEWS® Brand Candies.  The famous candy duo Mike and Ike, creators of the popular MIKE AND IKE® candy, have split up due to creative differences.  You can check out all the details at

About Wrigley
The Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company is a recognized leader in confections with a wide range of product offerings including gum, mints, hard and chewy candies, lollipops, and chocolate. The Company has operations in more than 40 countries and distributes its world-famous brands in more than 180 countries. Three of these brands – Wrigley’s Spearmint, Juicy Fruit, and Altoids – have heritages stretching back more than a century. Other well-loved brands include Doublemint, Life Savers, Skittles, Big Red, Boomer, Pim Pom, Winterfresh, Extra, Starburst, Freedent, Hubba Bubba, Orbit, Excel, Creme Savers, Eclipse, Airwaves, Solano, Sugus, Lockets, P.K., Cool Air and 5. Wrigley is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois and operates as a subsidiary of Mars, Incorporated, based in McLean, Virginia. Mars is a $30-billion, family-owned company that produces some of the world’s leading confectionery, food and petcare products and has growing beverage and health & nutrition businesses.