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Granny’s RACE to 3000 Facebook Fans Pinterest Contest Update!
PHASE II Voting Phase starts tonight! 8PM (ET) April 11th, all Pinners may begin collecting votes for their official entry PINS! (1) LIKE or RePin of your official entry PIN will equal (1) Vote. If each of your supporters both LIKE and RePin your official entry PIN, that will give you (2) votes from that person. Best of luck and may the best candle lover win! Feel free to comment with any questions and a game helper will be happy to assist you. Thank you for your entry!
Are you ready for the Granny’s Kountry Candles RACE to 3000 Facebook fans? All ‘Pinners’ in the race will be entitled to Granny’s treats throughout the Contest. The first of many will be (4) free simmering cubes with any Granny’s Kountry Candles purchase. Each Pinner that submits an official entry Pinterest PIN, will automatically receive the coupon code for this one time offer. It will accompany the confirmation of the entry. Ain’t that grand!
Speaking of grand, The Grand Prize for this awesome Pinterest contest is valued at $500 and has been a labor of love by Granny’s and their sponsoring small business owners. The lucky winner takes all in this ‘Pin it to win it’ event, and you simply won’t believe the prize package. Get ready for this:
Grand Prize Winner Takes All!
10 simmering cubes in ass’t d designer fragrances valued at $32.50
12- 8oz mason jars in asst’d fragrances $83.00
1 Practical Pillar $14.95
2 16oz Sentiment Jars $33.90
1 $10 Gift Card from the Sweet Soap Bakery
1 $10 Gift Card from Riverside Treasure Shoppe
1 $10 Tim Horton’s Gift Card
1 Necklace and earring set from Kathleen’s Collectibles valued at $50
1 Oak Jar holder $24.95
1 Tea Cup Candle $12.00
1 Wick Dipper $2.49
1 Always Kiss Me Goodnight Wall Vinyl. 11 x 11 $18
1 Apple Cobbler a’la Mode $16.95
1 Tropical Citrus Bread $16.95
1 Lemon Meringue Pie $24.95
1 Blueberry Cheesecake $14.95
1 Burgandy Melter $19.95
1 pak Cut Out Sugar Cookie Melts $4.95
1 plate of Baby Bundt Cake Melts $12.95
1 pak of Cinni Mini’s Baby Bun Melts 4.49
1 Bakery Sprout Sampler $13.95
1 Seasonal Sprout Sampler $13.95
1 Lovespell Body Spray 2oz $6.95
1 Pet Odor Eliminator Room Spray 2oz $6.95
4 Wixless Jar Melts in ass’td fragrances $17.00
1 Scentsational Scoop Banana Split $24.95
The very first step in making sure that you are ready for the RACE is to follow the Official Pinterest Contest Board for information. pinterest.com/grannyscandles/granny-s-kountry-candles-race-to-3000/
Be sure to stick around for all of the treats along the race! Granny’s will be taking care of all runners with coupons, deals, and early notice on new products and creations during the contest period. YVN small business owners give frequent giveaways and contests to ‘give back’ and this time Granny’s sure is Giving!
All details and instructions to prepare for the RACE as well as how votes are tallied can be found on the official Pinterest Contest Board. You may also find contest guidelines at the end of this blog post, or by emailing a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Because all promotions on Facebook must include the following, your participation means that you agree and provide:
a. A complete release of Facebook by each entrant or participant.
b. Acknowledgment that the promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
c. Disclosure that the participant is providing information to Granny’s Kountry Candles LLC and YOUR Virtual Service Group and not to Facebook.
1. Eligibility :
This Contest is open only to U.S. including D.C. residents who are the age of majority in their state of residence or older at the time of entry. (18 yrs of age, unless otherwise stated) Employees (and their immediate families or those living in the same household) of Sponsor (identified below) and their affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, parent and related companies, are not eligible to enter the Contest. Chances of winning this Contest depend on the number of eligible entrants.
2. To Enter:
The Contest begins at 7:59 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21st (ET), and ends at 7:59 p.m. (ET), on the day Granny’s Kountry Candles Facebook page receives/reaches 3000 Fans. (the “Contest Period”). To enter, eligible participants must create a pin during the Contest Period to be re pinned by Granny’s Kountry Candles LLC onto Pinterest Contest Board: pinterest.com/grannyscandles/granny-s-kountry-candles-race-to-3000/ by visiting www.grannyskountrycandles.com to create the entry Pin. Each entrant will select their favorite GKC product and pin it to one of their own Pinterest Boards. In the description of the pin, the entrant must state “My favorite Granny’s Kountry #Candles Creation.” Must include the hashtag #candles. Each entrant is limited to creating one pin. It is very important that each entrant follow the Pinterest Contest Board. No PINS WILL BE ABLE TO BE RE PINNED ONTO THE CONTEST BOARD UNLESS THE ENTRANT HAS FOLLOWED THE BOARD. Entrants must submit their official entry PINTEREST PIN to email@example.com and will receive official confirmation of validated PIN Entry. Granny’s Kountry Candles Facebook page can be found at www.facebook.com/grannyskountrycandlesllc and all participants are invited to comment that they are “in it to win it, and had to pin it.” Granny’s will then re-pin all eligible entry pins on the Contest “Board”). Entrants must do the following to be eligible for re pinning by Granny’s Kountry Candles:
Must be a fan of Granny’s Kountry Candles on Facebook.
Must be a fan of all marketing sponsors on Facebook. (each sponsor will have a sponsor pin with information on the Contest Board)
Must like each sponsor Pin.
Must follow official Pinterest Contest Board.
To be officially entered for a chance to win, participating entrants must follow the above mentioned requirements and these Official Rules. The winners will be determined by the cumulative number of likes, and repins each of their pins receives during the Contest Period from users and visitors of the above website. The entrant whose pin receives: (a) the most likes and repins will receive the GRAND Prize. In the event of a tie, the Contest judges (who may be employees and/or contractors of Sponsor) will conduct a run off vote. The entrants tied who gets the greatest number of votes in the run off will be declared the winner. The winner will be named by within 48 hours of the Facebook Fan page reaching 3000 Fans, and is subject to verification. The winner will be officially contacted via email within 72 hours after winning and announced on Granny’s blog, YVN’s blog, GKC Facebook page and through Twitter. GKC reserves the right to use the contest Board and all pins in all print and electronic media (except where prohibited by law), and to edit it for brevity, content and clarity, all without compensation to the entrants.
All pins (including any photos) created and submitted by each entrant must be each entrant’s original creation and each entrant must own all rights, title and interest in all aspects of each Pin, have a license to use the Pins or the material in the Pins must be in the public domain. By submitting a Pin, you represent and warrant that the Pin submitted is: (a) your original creation in accordance with these Rules, (b) has not been copied in whole or in part from any other work; (c) does not violate or infringe any copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other proprietary right of any person or entity; and (d) is your sole and exclusive property. If any Pin is a photo that was taken by some other person, you warrant and represent that you have obtained all rights and permission from the person who took the photo so that you own all rights, title and interest in all aspects of the photo, have a license to use the photo or the photo is in the public domain.
The Contest Board and Pins become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged. Acceptance of prizes constitutes permission for Sponsor to use Winner’s name, Pin, prize won, hometown, likeness, address (i.e., city and state), biographical information for purposes of advertising, online posting, Contest and publicity in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity without additional compensation or consideration, unless prohibited by law. Except where prohibited by law, each Winner grants to Sponsor and its advertising agencies the right to use and publish each Winner’s proper name, likeness, opinion, biographical information and state in any media to promote Sponsor and the Contest without additional consideration or compensation.
By submitting a Pin in this Contest, you grant Sponsor the right, but not the obligation: (i) to publish your Pin on its respective websites (and any other present or future media, including, without limitation electronic databases, print and in-store contest materials), or other websites owned, operated by or affiliated with Sponsor without further compensation; and (ii) to modify, edit, adapt, and electronically alter the Boards or Pins without compensation or further notice to you.
Although Sponsor is granted the rights herein, Sponsor is not obligated to, nor does Sponsor represent or warrant that any Pin submitted by you will be published on any website or otherwise, or that such publication will be free of technical errors, problems or compatibility issues and Sponsor shall have no liability related thereto. Entries generated by a script, macro, or other automated means will be disqualified. Entries that are incomplete, garbled, corrupted, illegible, or unintelligible for any reason, including, but not limited to, phone, computer or network malfunction or congestion, are void and will not be accepted. If there is a dispute as to the identity of the e-mail address who submitted a potentially winning pin, Sponsor will deem that the pin was made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address. The “authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the e-mail address is assigned by an internet service provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.
All federal, state and local tax liabilities are the sole responsibility of the winner. No transfer, substitution, or cash equivalent for a Prize is permitted, except by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Prizes will be shipped no later than 7 days of notification. The Contest winners will be notified by GKC and must provide Granny’s Kountry Candles LLC with their address to receive the Prizes.
By entering the Contest, participant affirms that he or she has read and agrees to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges which are final. Granny’s Kountry Candles is not responsible for lost, late, or unintelligible entries, lost connections, miscommunications, failed transmissions, other technical difficulties or failures. All decisions of the Contest judges on any matters related to this Contest are final. Granny’s Kountry Candles reserves the right to terminate or modify this Contest or these Official Rules at any time for any reason including but not limited to any intervention with the Contest beyond the control of GKC. In such a circumstance, the winners will be selected based on entries received to date of termination. GKC reserves the right to disqualify entries that in Granny’s sole discretion include tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest, or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in a disruptive manner. Entrants agree to indemnify Granny’s Kountry Candles LLC and its affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, parent and related companies from and against any and all claims, damages and liabilities of any kind arising out of or in connection with this Contest, including but not limited to participating in the Contest and accepting, using or misusing a Prize or prize component.
6. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY/GOVERNING LAW::
IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR, OR ITS PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, AND RELATED COMPANIES, OR ITS RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS (COLLETIVELY, THE “RELEASEES”) BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, COSTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING, ATTORNEYS’ FEES) OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST, (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ACTIONS TAKEN BY CONTESTANT AND/OR ANY OTHER PERSON(S) TO GENERATE THE BOARD(S) SUBMITTED IN THIS CONTEST), THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, MISUSE, LOSS OR MISDIRECTION OF ANY PRIZE OR PRIZE COMPONENT, PARTICIPATION IN ANY CONTEST RELATED ACTIVITIES OR ACCESS TO AND USE OF ANY INTERNET SITE. AND YOU AGREE TO RELEASE, DEFEND, INDEMNIFY, DISCHARGE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE RELEASEES FROM ANY SUCH CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, COSTS AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION FROM ANY DAMAGE, INJURY, DEATH, LOSS OR OTHER LIABILITY EITHER AT LAW OR EQUITY WHETHER KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, ASSERTED OR NOT ASSERTED THAT MAY ARISE FROM OR IN ANY WAY RELATE TO YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ACTIONS TAKEN BY ENTRANT AND/OR ANY OTHER PERSON(S) TO GENERATE THE pin(S) SUBMITTED IN THIS CONTEST), OR THE AWARDING, ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE OR PRIZE COMPONENT. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE CONTEST, THE PRIZE AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS-IS” WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY ((EXCEPT FOR MANUFACTURERS’ WARRANTIES, IF ANY) OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
7. Consumer Information:
If you wish to receive the first name and last initial of the Prize winners, or have any questions about the Contest, specify your request and write to: YOUR Virtual Service Group PO BOX 690914 HOUSTON, TX.77269 The Sponsor is Granny’s Kountry Candles LLC.
8. Entire Agreement:
These terms set forth the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings relating thereto, whether oral or written. You are providing your information to Granny’s Kountry Candles and marketing team members. The information you provide will only be used as described in these Official Rules.
THIS CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.