Panasonic "LIKE IT TO WIN IT – 2nd edition"
Customer Promotion Terms and Conditions

• These terms and conditions were last amended: [6 October 2015]
• These terms and conditions apply to the Panasonic “LIKE IT TO WIN IT – 2nd edition” Promotion (“the Promotion”).
• This Promotion is run by: Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa FZE Incorporated (Incorporated in Dubai) External Profit Company, thereafter referred to as “Panasonic” with company registration number: 2013/155635/10.
• Please contact us on (011) 312 7015 (weekdays during office hours 08h00 – 17h00) if you do not understand any part of these terms and conditions or if you have any questions about these terms and conditions or the Promotion.
• By entering the Promotion, all Participants confirm that they have read and agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions.
• This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.

 

1. WHEN DOES THE PROMOTION START AND END?
• The Promotion period runs from 08h00 on 13 October 2015 until 21h00 on 13 December 2015 (“closing date”).
• Panasonic reserves the right to change the duration of the Promotion, subject to these terms and conditions, if it is deemed necessary due, for instance, to circumstances beyond their control such as acts of God, changes or new interpretations of legislation, or any other unforeseen event.

 

2. WHO MAY ENTER THE PROMOTION? (WHO QUALIFIES FOR ENTRY INTO THE DRAW?)
• South African citizens, legal foreign nationals in South Africa with a South African residential address, as well as Namibian residents, may enter the promotion.
• Entrants must have a valid TV license.
• Entrants must be 18 years or older.
• Entrants in the “Cash Back” category must have a South African/ Namibian bank account into which any prize money can be paid.

 

3. WHO MAY NOT ENTER THE PROMOTION?
The following persons may not take part in this Promotion.

• Panasonic employees i.e. director(s), member(s), partner(s), employee(s), agencies(s), or consultant(s) relating to this Promotion.
• Any supplier of goods and services in connection with this promotion, including employees at the various participating retailers.
• The spouse, life partner, siblings, children, or parents of any of the persons named above.
• Legal Entities.

 

4. THE TOTAL VALUE OF PRIZES IN THE PROMOTION IS R800 000, WHICH IS DIVIDED AS FOLLOWS:

A. Panasonic product prizes with a total value of R600 000.
• Panasonic product prizes will be drawn weekly during the promotional period (total of eight weekly draws).
B. Cash Back prizes with a total value of R200 000.
• Cash Back prizes on Panasonic purchases will be allocated to winners in a computerised draw that will take place within 15 working days (excluding public holidays) after the closing date and will be awarded within 21 working days thereafter.

 

5. HOW TO ENTER
Participants may enter the promotion in any of these 2 ways:

To enter for a share of R600 000 in Panasonic product prizes:
• Visit a participating Panasonic stockists (a list of participating Panasonic stockists is available at www.panasonic.com).
• Take a “selfie” holding the Panasonic foam thumb (if available) in the Panasonic display area.
• Upload the “selfie” to http://panasonicsa.co.za/selfie.
• Complete all the necessary fields in the online entry form. (Incomplete entries will be disqualified.)

 

• To enter for a share of  R200 000 in Cash Back prizes:
 Visit a participating Panasonic stockists (a list of participating Panasonic stockists is available at www.panasonic.com).
• Buy any Panasonic item at any of the listed participating Panasonic stockists.
• Complete an entry form (available in store).
• Put the completed entry form into the entry box provided in store. (Illegible and incomplete entries will be disqualified.)
 Retain the till slip as proof of purchase to claim the prize.

 

6. MAY PARTICIPANTS ENTER MORE THAN ONCE?
A: In the “win your share of R600 000 in Panasonic products via a selfie” promotion:
• Participants may enter up to 10 times, however each participant can only win once.
B:  In the “win you Cash Back” promotion:

• Participants may enter as many times as they like, provided they purchase a Panasonic item, and complete an entry form, for each entry.

 

7. HOW THE R600 000 WORTH OF PANASONIC PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED:
• Each week during the promotional period, up to R75 000 worth of Panasonic products will be randomly awarded as prizes, the total of which will be R600 000 at the end of the promotion.
• Eight random computerised draws for Panasonic product winners will take place during the course of the promotion. These draws will take place on Mondays, on the following dates: 26 October, 2 November, 9 November, 16 November, 23 November, 30 November, 7 December and 14 December.
• The winners will be drawn from all entries received from the start of the promotion (08h00 on 13 October 2015) up to 12:00 (noon) on the day of the particular draw.
• The winners of each week’s draw will be announced on the Friday following the particular draw day.
• The number of Panasonic product winners for each week will vary according to the value of each awarded prize.
• The type of Panasonic products awarded as prizes will be random and will be at Panasonic’s sole discretion.
• Panasonic product prizes cannot be transferred or converted into cash.
• All Panasonic product prizes will be delivered to the winners within 21 working days of a prize winner being notified of winning.

 

8. HOW THE R200 000 WORTH OF CASH BACK PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED:
• After the closing date Panasonic will send representatives to collect all entry boxes from the participating retail outlets.
• The Cash Back prize winners will be randomly drawn from all the entry forms that were submitted at all the participating Panasonic retailers during the course of the Promotion.
• The draw will take place within 15 working days (excluding public holidays) after the closing date and the prize will be awarded within 21 working days.
• The number of Cash Back prizes that will be awarded will be dependent on the various values of the purchase entries that were drawn as winners.
• If, at the end of the promotion, the total value of Panasonic purchases that were entered for the “Cash Back” part of the promotion is less than R200 000, Panasonic reserves the right to award the balance of the prize budget in the form of Panasonic products, to entrants in the “win your share of R600 000 in Panasonic products” category. These additional Panasonic prizes will then be awarded in the same manner as the rest of the prizes in the “win your share of R600 000 in Panasonic products” category – in a random draw from the pool of “win your share of R600 000 in Panasonic products” entrants.
• If a Participant enters the “win your Cash Back” part of the promotion by buying a Panasonic product on credit/lay-by, the value of the Cash Back prize relating to the purchased Panasonic product will be based on the original retail cash value/price of the item, and not the total amount paid back over the loan period.
• The Cash Back winners will be requested to send a photo of themselves, which may be used, along with their name, for publicity purposes.


9. HOW WILL WINNERS WILL BE NOTIFIED
•  All winners will be notified by telephone.
• Panasonic product winners will be notified during the course of the week following the Friday on which the draw took place.
• Panasonic product prizes will be delivered within 21 working days of a prize winner being notified of winning.
• Cash Back winners will be drawn and notified after the closing date of the promotion.
• Cash Back winners (whether from South Africa or Namibia) will be requested to provide their bank account details to enable the payout of the prize.
• Namibian Cash Back winners will be paid in South African rands (ZAR).
• All winners will be published on Panasonic’s Facebook page and Twitter account.

 

10. WHAT HAPPENS IF PANASONIC CANNOT CONTACT A WINNER OR IF A WINNER IS NOT ABLE TO TAKE UP THE PRIZE?
• If Panasonic cannot contact a prize winner within 5 (five) attempts to phone the winner, Panasonic will award the prize to the next drawn Participant.

 

11. GENERAL
• By entering the promotion Participants give permission for their name and surname, as well as their photo to be posted onto the Panasonic South Africa Facebook page and Twitter account, and to be used in other public announcements of the winners, as well as in future promotional material, unless a winner expressly asks Panasonic not to do so.
• Entries must be sent in the correct format with all required fields completed. Incomplete and incorrect entries will be disqualified.
• Participants who enter for the Cash Back part of the promotion by buying a Panasonic product must retain their till slip as proof of purchase as it will be required for verification before the prize will be awarded.
• Panasonic has the right to end this promotion at any time. If this happens, Panasonic will publish a notice on Facebook and all Participants agree to waive (give up) any rights that they may have with regards to this promotion and acknowledge that they will have no rights against Panasonic.
• Panasonic reserves the right to change the terms and conditions of the promotion.
• Panasonic will publish changes to these terms and conditions on http://www.panasonic.com/za and Panasonic’s Facebook page (www.facebook.com/PanasonicSouthAfrica).
• For convenience only, the date on which these terms and conditions were last amended is shown above.
• It is each Participant’s responsibility to check the websites for amendments to these terms and conditions.
• Participants will not hold Panasonic liable for any technical errors originating from Panasonic, the hosting website, network suppliers or other service providers.
•  Should any Participant be found to be in contravention of any of these terms and conditions or in the opinion of Panasonics, be engaged in conduct in entering the Promotion which is fraudulent, misleading, deceptive or generally damaging to the goodwill or reputation of Panasonic, then Panasonic reserves the right to disqualify such a Participant on written notice.
• Information collected from Participants will be used by Panasonic only and will not in any way be transferred or made available to third parties.
• Information collected from Participants will be used by Panasonic only and will not in any way be transferred or made available to third parties.
• The clauses in these terms and conditions are severable. This means that if any clause in these terms and conditions is found to be unlawful, it will be removed and the remaining clauses will still apply.
• Wherever time has been referred to in these terms and conditions, it refers to GMT +2.
• These terms and conditions and the promotion are governed by the law of the Republic of South Africa.
• An auditor will oversee the prize allocation process in order to ensure fairness and correctness.
• The judge’s decision will remain final. Panasonic will enter into no further correspondence.