Whole Foods Gift Card Giveaway
Official Rules and Regulations
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
The Whole Foods Gift Card Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) will begin April 21, 2022 at 7:30am MT and will end on April 24, 2022 at 11:59pm MT. (the “Sweepstakes Period”).
Before entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant must review and agree to be bound by the Sweepstakes’ Official Rules and Regulations as set out below. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants accept and agree to be bound by the Official Rules and Regulations and accept the decisions of the Sponsor as final and binding in all respects.
Sweepstakes is sponsored by Yasso, Inc. (the “Sponsor”) 1050 Walnut Street Suite #402 Boulder, CO 80302, and is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram. All communication with respect to the Sweepstakes, including requests to be removed from future Sweepstakes mailings, should be directed to the Sponsor at the foregoing address (ATTN: Yasso Marketing).
The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States, except residents of Alaska and Hawaii, who are at least the age of majority in their state of residence by 4/21/2022. The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law. Anyone participating in the Sweepstakes or claiming a prize in the Sweepstakes in violation of these rules will be disqualified.
The Sweepstakes is not open to the following persons: employees, agents or representatives of the Sponsor, the subsidiaries and affiliates of the Sponsor, or employees, agents or representatives of suppliers providing prizes or other materials or services in connection with this Sweepstakes, including promotional agencies, (collectively, the “Excluded Individuals”); immediate family members (parent, child, sibling and spouses of each) of the Excluded Individuals; and any other persons with whom the Excluded Individuals reside.
How to Enter; Selection of Winners
To enter, individuals must follow @Yasso, like the post, and comment tagging a friend.
Potential winners will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received. The drawing will be held on or about 4/25/2022, by a representative of the Sponsor. There will be one (1) winner to be drawn from the eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.
All entries must be received prior to the close of the Sweepstakes Period. The prize must be claimed by the winner.
The Sponsor will notify potential winner via Instagram direct message after the drawing. In the event the Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner despite reasonable efforts to do so, as determined in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, such winner’s prize will be forfeited, and an alternate winner may be chosen by the Sponsor. If a potential winner declines the prize, another potential winner may be selected from the eligible entries received.
Prizes/Value of Prizes
One (1) Grand Prize Winner on Instagram who will receive the following:
- $150 Whole Foods Gift Card
The total approximate retail value of all prizes is $150. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer prize or redeem prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. Winner is responsible for all applicable federal, state, local and other tax liabilities, including but not limited to, sales and use taxes, excise taxes, income and withholding taxes, customs duties, fees and like amounts in connection with a prize. The Sponsor is not responsible for any such taxes or expenses. A Form 1099 may be submitted to all appropriate taxing authorities.
Odds of Winning
The overall approximate odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
For the names of the winners, you may send a self-addressed, stamped envelope before 5/6/2022, to the Sponsor, ATTN: Yasso Marketing 1050 Walnut Street Suite #402 Boulder CO, for a list of winners.
Release; Consent to Use Likeness, Voice and Address
By entering the Sweepstakes, each winner agrees: (a) to abide by these rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects; (b) to comply with the terms and conditions of use for Instagram policy at all times and in all respects; (c) to release and hold harmless Instagram the Sponsor, its subsidiaries and affiliates of the Sponsor and the franchisees and affiliated merchants of each of the foregoing, all prize suppliers, all agents or representatives of the foregoing, including without limitation their advertising and promotional agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any and all claims, liability, loss or damage whatsoever arising with respect to the Sweepstakes or the awarding, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any Sweepstakes prize and further acknowledges that none of the foregoing persons have made nor are responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee a particular purpose thereof. Prizes awarded may carry their own product warranty, for which the Released Parties have no responsibility of liability; and (d) to consent to the use of his or her name, image, voice, likeness, city and state of residence and/or photographs without compensation in any publicity or advertising carried out in any medium worldwide by the Sponsor and/or its advertising or promotional agencies without limitation or further notification, and without providing compensation or intellectual property rights to the Entrant, except where prohibited.
Entries that are incomplete, mutilated, altered, reproduced, forged, counterfeited or irregular in any way, are automatically void. The Released Parties are not responsible for the following: (a) lost, late, delayed, illegible, inaudible, stolen, damaged, altered, destroyed, mutilated, misdirected, illegal, incomplete or postage due rule requests, entries or prize claims; (b) lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software typographical, mechanical, telephonic, electronic or network relating to or in connection with this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prizes, or in any Sweepstakes-related materials; or any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes.
Entrants may be disqualified if automatic software is used in their favor or if Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion that said Entrant tampered with the entry process or participated in, induced, or caused in any way any false, fraudulent, or improper entries, including, without limitation, participating in a voting trust, voting agreement, and/or offering prizes or other inducements to members of the public, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to select an alternate winner should the entry process appear to have been tampered with or manipulated in any way.
Entrants may also be disqualified if Sponsor learns that the entrant disparages the Sponsor during or after the Sweepstakes Period. Entrants should be aware that Sponsor retains the right to take legal action against entrants who commit libel or slander against Sponsor during or after the Sweepstakes Period.
The Sponsor fully reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, suspend, terminate or modify the Sweepstakes if the Sweepstakes is not capable of being completed as planned, including, but not limited to, infection by computer viruses or bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, force majeure or technical failures of any sort beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor, which corrupts or impairs the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Sweepstakes.
The Sponsor is not responsible for printing errors in the Sweepstakes materials or these Official Rules and Regulations. If, due to a production or printing error or other unforeseen error, there are more winners than prizes for any level, the Sponsor reserves the right to award any remaining prizes for that level through a random drawing of all eligible winners for that level. No more than the number of prizes listed herein will be awarded.
No correspondence will be entered into except with potential winners.
By entering the Sweepstakes and voluntarily providing your personal information as described in these Official Rules and Regulations, you agree to the collection and use of your personal information by the Sponsor and its representatives, promotional agencies and marketing organization for the purpose of administering the Sweepstakes, including without limitation contacting entrants in the respect of the Sweepstakes and disclosing the list of winners. Your personal information may be used for future promotions and marketing of the Sponsor, its affiliates, representatives, and promotional agencies but will not be used for any other purpose nor will it otherwise be disclosed to third parties, unless otherwise required by law. If you would like to be excluded from all lists used by the Sponsor for any future promotions and marketing by the Sponsor, you may send a letter requesting that you be removed from such lists to the Sponsor at 1050 Walnut Street Suite #402 Boulder, CO, 80302. ATTN: Yasso Marketing.
This Sweepstakes and the terms and conditions contained in these Official Rules and Regulations shall be exclusively governed and constructed in accordance with the laws of the State of Colorado and the federal laws of the United States of America applicable therein. Any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association in the state of Colorado.
This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.
If any one or more provisions of these rules are held to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity, illegality or unenforceability shall not affect the validity, effect or enforcement of any other provision or provisions of these rules.