Dawn Foods E-Commerce Online Ordering Sweepstakes




  1. PROMOTION DESCRIPTION.  The Dawn Foods eCommerce Online Ordering Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is a purchase-entry and online no-purchase entry Sweepstakes that begins on 6/1/21 at 12:00:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on 7/31/21 at 11:59:59 PM (ET) (the “Promotion Period”).  Eligible foodservice and restaurant operators may enter the Sweepstakes during the Promotion Period as more fully detailed in rule #3.  The methods of entry and other details of the Sweepstakes are more fully described below.  For purposes of these Official Rules, a “day” is defined as each twenty-four (24) hour period during the Promotion Period beginning at 12:00:00 AM (ET) and ending at 11:59:59 PM (ET).


  2. ELIGIBILITY: Open to individuals who make purchase decisions for direct buying artisanal bakeries, foodservice and restaurant operators, bakery manufacturers and supermarkets that are legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia, are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry, and are in good standing with the Sponsor at the time of entry and time of awarding of any prize.  Employees of Dawn Food Products, Inc. (“Sponsor”), its parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, partners, advertising, promotion and other agencies (collectively, "Promotion Entities") and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.


  3. HOW TO ENTER.  During the Promotion Period, eligible operators must complete one of the following in order to enter:


    1. Purchase Entry.  Go online to shop.dawnfoods.com (“Website”), log into your Dawn Foods eCommerce Online Ordering system account and complete an order for one (1) or more Dawn Food products.  Minimum order requirements (size and/or spend) apply; see the Dawn Foods eCommerce Online Ordering system terms at (shop.dawnfoods.com for details).  If you do not already have a Dawn Foods eCommerce Online Ordering system account, simply follow the online instruction at the Website to create a new account.  Note: Cancelled orders and/or returns during the Promotion Period will void any previously awarded entries in the Sweepstakes.  Orders for eligible entries into the Sweepstakes must be placed by the eligible customer.  Impersonated orders placed by Dawn Foods representatives and/or any other unauthorized individual on behalf of the eligible customer are not eligible for entries into the Sweepstakes.


    2. Online No Purchase Entry.  To enter without making a purchase, go online (https://www.reply4info.com/dawnfoods/order-sweepstakes) and follow the instructions to complete your entry.


      Limit five (5) entries per operator, per day – regardless of method of entry.  Entries must be completed by the customer/operator.  Entries submitted with missing information will be automatically disqualified. 


      By completing an entry via any Website associated with the Sweepstakes, the entrant grants permission to the Sponsor to notify them via email message and must agree to accept all applicable charges associated therewith.  Proof of submitting an entry via any Website associated with the Sweepstakes is not considered proof of delivery to or receipt by Sponsor of such Sweepstakes entry.


      No automated entry devices, bots and/or other programs and/or software are permitted for entry.  Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification.  All entries become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned.  Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete, damaged, postage due, or mutilated mail, nor invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind, whether mechanical, human or electronic.  Promotion Entities shall not be responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in the Sweepstakes.  Promotion Entities assume no responsibility or liability for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, theft or destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries.  Only fully completed entries are eligible.


      Sponsor is not responsible for any change of mailing address, email address and/or telephone number of participants.  In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entry entrant in the Sweepstakes, participation will be deemed completed by the authorized account holder of the email address provided at the time of participation.  “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provided, online service provider, wireless carrier, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address or mobile telephone number.  The potential winner may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the email address account associated with the winning entry.  If a dispute cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the affected entry will be deemed ineligible.  Each entrant into the Sweepstakes hereby irrevocably grants to Sponsor, its designees, affiliates, successors and assigns, the non-exclusive, irrevocable, fully paid, universal license to use, copy, sublicense, transmit, distribute, publicly perform, publish, delete or display the display photo(s) associated with any entry and/or in any media now known or hereafter devised including, but not limited to all forms of electronic media, print media and all forms of internet and wireless protocol in perpetuity and throughout the universe for advertising, marketing, publicity and promotional purposes in connection with the Sweepstakes and other promotions.  Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to edit, composite, morph, scan, duplicate, or alter the display photo(s) for any purpose which Sponsor deems necessary or desirable, and each entrant irrevocably waives any and all so-called moral rights they may have therein.


  4. RANDOM DRAWING: Potential Grand Prize winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about 8/3/21 from among all eligible entries received by Sponsor or its designee.  The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding.


  5. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Each potential prize winner will be notified by email, phone, mail and/or email, using contact information provided or collected at the time of entry.  Sponsor shall have no liability for any winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by a potential winner for any reason.  If, despite reasonable efforts, a potential winner does not respond within five (5) days of the first notification attempt, or if the prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential winner, such potential winner will forfeit his or her prize and an alternate winner may be selected.  Sponsor, in its sole discretion, will attempt to contact up to two (2) potential winners of a prize in accordance with the above procedure, after which the prize in question may go unawarded if it remains unclaimed.  If any potential prize winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines the prize for any reason prior to award, such prize will be forfeited and an alternate prize winner may be selected.  


  6. PRIZES/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES (ARV)/ODDS: Ten (10) Grand Prizes are available.  Each Grand Prize winner receive a $500 credit to be used towards purchase with Dawn Foods in the Dawn Foods eCommerce Online Ordering system (ARV $500 each winner).  Credit can be applied in the Payment Portal at https://ebilling.dawnfoods.com/customerportal/Account/Login or can be used via paying by check or ACH.  Prize funds in the eCommerce Online Ordering system are subject to the terms and conditions associated with their use.  Credit must be used by 12/31/21 or any remaining credit will be forfeited.  Total ARV of all prizes $5,000.  Only the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules is available to be won in the Sweepstakes.  Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded.  Odds of winning depend on total number of eligible entries received from all methods combined.  All applicable federal, state, and local taxes on prize are the sole responsibility of the prize winner.  Limit one (1) prize per operator.


  7. GENERAL: Each potential Grand Prize winner may be required to sign and return a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release and, where permitted by law, Publicity Release within ten (10) days after first notification attempt.  If prize notification or prize is returned as non-deliverable, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected.  No substitutions or transfer of prize permitted.  Subject to all federal, state and local laws/regulations.  By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to release and hold harmless Promotion Entities, their respective affiliates, directors, employees, officers, and agents (“Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, liability, injury, loss or damage of any kind, including but not limited to personal injury or death, arising from or in connection with entry or participation in the Sweepstakes, or the awarding, receipt, acceptance, possession use or misuse of any prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related or prize-related activity.  Released Parties will not have any liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, use and/or misuse of any prize or participation in the Sweepstakes or any prize-related activities.  Acceptance of a prize shall be construed as and signify the winner’s agreement and consent that Sponsor may use the winner’s name, voice, likeness and/or prize information, including, without limitation, for promotional purposes, without further consideration, review, approval or payment, where allowed by law.  By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects.  Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer or in administration of the Sweepstakes.  Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.




  8. LIMITATIONS AND RELEASES:  Any attempted form of entry into the Sweepstakes, other than the entry methods stated, is prohibited.  The Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, mutilated or illegible entries nor for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware, software, electronic, network, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, errors in transmission, lost or unavailable network connections, telephone connections, wireless phone connections, website, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture or entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed transmissions which may limit or restrict an participant’s ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer, or other matter relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or uploading any materials in the Sweepstakes.  The Released Parties are not liable or responsible if any prize cannot be awarded due to cancellations, delays, or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, or terrorism.


    If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes; and/or to award the prizes from among all eligible non-suspect entries received from all methods combined up to the action taken by the Sponsor provided a sufficient number of eligible entries have been received.  Caution: Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent of the law.


  9. PRIVACY:  For information about how the Sponsor uses your personal information, please see its privacy policy, located at https://www.dawnfoods.com/privacy-notice.


    10. WINNER’S LIST:  For name of winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by 9/30/21 to: Dawn Foods eCommerce Online Ordering Sweepstakes, Attn: Winner’s List, P.O. Box 930175, Wixom, MI  48393-0175.  Winner’s list to be available after 8/31/21.


    11. SPONSOR: Dawn Food Products, Inc., 3333 Sargent Rd., Jackson, MI  49201.


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