Terms and Conditions
The ‘Center Fresh and Center Fruit ®Text and Win promotion is subject to the following Terms and Conditions:
In these Terms and Conditions, the period from 1st September 2020 to 31 st October 2020, is the ‘promo period’; the period of a day between 12:00 am and 11:00 pm is the ‘contest time’; each 6-digit alphanumeric code printed on the back of a promotion product is a ‘participation code’;
all persons, not being employees/agents/associates/promoters of Perfetti Van Melle Nigeria or of its affiliates/subsidiaries/advertising agencies/vendors, resident in Nigeria, are ‘eligible persons,’ if they own a sim-card issued by a telecommunication network in Nigeria. Perfetti Van
Melle Nigeria Limited is the ‘promoter’ and Sproxil Nigeria LTD is the ‘organizer’; Center Fresh® Peppermint/ -mono, Center fruit® Strawberry/- mono, Center fruit® Mango/- mono and Center fruit® Banana/- mono – carrying the alphanumeric code and other promo information are the
(i) The contest is a promotional event that is being undertaken on the promoter’s initiative and in collaboration with the organizer, which shall operate the same, including recharging winners’ airtime. However, the distribution of promotion products is not being undertaken by the
organizer. (ii) The contest is only applicable to those residing in Nigeria only. (iii) Stock of promotion products without the promotion offer will also be available during the promotion period.
i. To participate in the contest, an eligible person must send a valid participation code (printed on the promotion products) by SMS to 38353, from a sim-card issued to her/him by a network in Nigeria, which must be received by the organizer during the Contest Period. Regular SMS
rates shall apply. You may inquire about these rates from your service provider. Each participant mobile number plus one unique code number will be acceptable throughout the promo period. Double entry of the same code + same mobile number will not be accepted
within 24hrs of initial entry.
4. Winners, Prizes, and Announcements
ii. Out of all the participants from whom valid participation codes are received in any given day during the Promo Period and in the Contest Time, 1,500 will win N50 airtime recharge vouchers each, 500 will win N100 airtime recharge vouchers each, 4 will win N5,000 cash prize, while 1
will win N10,000 cash prize daily. A total of 2005 winners will emerge daily. iii. For the purpose of selecting winners, all participants from whom valid participation codes are received during the Contest Period but outside the Contest Time will be treated as if valid participation codes have been received from them in the first hour of the Contest Time on the immediately succeeding day of the Contest Period.
iv. The winner of the N10,000 cash prize will be picked at random from those mobile numbers entry received on a daily basis; likewise, winners of the airtime vouchers will be picked at random from those mobile numbers which airtime vouchers has not already been awarded
during one contest period (a day). The organizer will endeavor to notify each winner, by an SMS to the mobile number from which the winning promo code was received. The organizer shall endeavor to send each SMS within 2 business days from the time when the winning entries
were picked. v. The organizer shall make contact to each cash prize winner through SMS, on the number from which his/her winning entry was received. Once contacted in this manner, a winner would be required to follow the USSD process which required indicating the bank and account number and cash prize is been credited. If the winner is less than 18-years of age, then, in addition to the abovementioned documents, the following must also be submitted: (i) Voter’s Card of his/her natural/legal guardian, or (ii) copy of government-issued photo-ID of the natural/legal guardian. Once a winner has submitted legible copies of any of the abovementioned documents, and subject to the organizer successfully verifying them, the cash prize winner will be confirmed as a winner and will receive the cash prize through our representative within 30 business days. v. Winners of N50 and N100 airtime vouchers, will receive a top-up within 24hrs business hours from the time when the organizer sends them the congratulatory SMS.
vi. All additional taxes such as gift tax or any other government taxes as applicable for the gifts extended to the customers will be borne by PVM Nigeria. vii. The promoter and organizer are at liberty to cancel the selection of any winner who does not fully cooperate with the aforesaid verification process within the stipulated timelines. Upon such cancellation, the promoter and organizer shall be at liberty to select another winner.
viii. Neither the promoter nor the organizer shall entertain any requests for the replacement of prizes, or the transfer of prizes to someone other than the winner, or for a redemption of prizes in exchange for something else.
By accepting a prize under this contest, each winner consents to: i. Participate without remuneration and at the promoter’s request in photo-ops and video shoot, as well as publication of their names as winners on Facebook, Instagram, Blogs and other
social media and online platforms. ii. The coverage and publication of such events in the media, including the newspapers,
magazines, other printed material, television, radio, and the internet.
i. Participants stand forewarned that they may receive SMSs and/or calls regarding this contest, even on numbers registered with the National Do Not Disturb registry. SMSs may also be sent to participants, for the purpose of advertisement, long after the contest is over. Persons who do not wish to receive such SMSs and calls are advised not to participate in this contest. ii. Neither the promoter nor the organizer shall entertain any grievances or queries regarding the promotion for issues occurring on or after 2 nd November, 2020. Complaints and queries by winners who have not received their prizes shall not be entertained more than 60 days after
they receive an SMS as contemplated in clause 3(iii) of these Terms and Conditions. iii. No depiction of any prize in connection with this contest, whether made on Center Fresh or Center Fruit Poster, advertisements, or otherwise, should be taken as a warranty or
representation about such prize. iv. Neither the promoter nor the organizer guarantees observance of these terms and conditions against circumstances beyond its control, including flood, fire, forces of nature, civil unrest, defects in or failures of postal or courier or electronic communication services, defects or outages in internet, network, or power connections, SPAM generated messages and otherforce majeure circumstances. v. The promoter does not guarantee that these Terms and Conditions shall remain unchanged,
but reserves the discretion to change them, and to defer, alter or cancel the contest, or the selection of winners, without assigning any reasons therefore. vi. Neither the promoter nor the organizer assumes any responsibility whatsoever for changes in the network plans offered by telecommunications networks, including the discontinuation of particular recharge denominations.
All disputes arising out of the operation of this contest shall be adjudicated exclusively by the courts situate in Lagos.
By participating in the ‘Center fresh and Center Fruit Text and Win Cash & Airtime Contest’, each person accepts that she/he has read and understood these terms and conditions and is unconditionally bound by them; represents that she/he is an eligible person; waives every right that s/he may have to challenge the selection of any one or more winner(s); undertakes to
honour all decisions of PVM Nigeria with regard to the contest and its interpretation, and not tochallenge them, as well as to comply with all applicable laws. The promoter shall not increase the price of the promotion products during the promotion