Terms and Conditions
Terms & Conditions to Participants in the Betty Crocker Competition 2023 (the ‘Campaign’). These Terms and Conditions (T&Cs) govern your participation in the Betty Crocker Competition 2023 and constitute an agreement between yourself (the ‘Participant’) and Francis Busuttil and Sons (Marketing) Limited (‘FBSM’).
A. The Betty Crocker Competition
Participants may take part in the Betty Crocker Competition 2023 (the ‘Campaign’) being organised by FBSM by purchasing any Betty Crocker Mix: and following the steps of section “C. Participation” of this document, subject to acceptance of these T&Cs.
B. Duration of Campaign
The campaign shall commence on the 18th September 2023 and Shall end on the 13th October 2023 (the ‘Competition Period’, both dates included. FBSM reserves the right to cancel, shorten, extend, terminate and/or suspend the Campaign Period or otherwise modify or cancel the campaign at its discretion and at any time.
In order to participate in the Competition, one needs to follow the following steps:
Purchase any Betty Crocker mix distributed by FBSM.
On Ix-Xirja Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/ix.xirja) find the post related to the competition: Perform the competition task as follows: under the related competition post on the Ix-Xirja Facebook page post a photo of the cake you baked, and the Betty Crocker Products used. The photo should show your creativity in decorating the cake.
The prizes will be given to the three (3) Participants who post the most creative cake during the competition period. The most creative entry will be chosen at the end of the competition period by commissioning a panel of three (3) Individuals chosen by FBSM.
The winners will be contacted via Facebook. FBSM will ask the winners the winners to provide contact information to be able to communicate with them to pick up the prize. FBSM reserves the right to select another winner should the first winner/s should the winner/s not reply to the Facebook private message within twenty-four (24) hours.
The result will be made official on the Ix-Xirja Facebook page within a week of the end of the competition.
By taking part in this Competition, the participant tactically accepts these T&Cs.
All receipts given when buying any Betty Crocker product are to be kept by the participants. The winners of the Competition prizes shall be requested to submit the receipt. Failing to do so may result in forfeit of the competition prizes.
D. The Campaign Prizes
The prizes of the Competition are listed below (‘Prize/s’):
1st Prize to be won Thomson 55” 4K Android TV
2nd Prize to be won: Delonghi Dedica Espresso / Cappuccino Coffee Machine
3rd Prize to be won: Instant Vortex Plus Versa zone 8.5 Litre Air Fryer
1. The winning photos will be published on the FBSM Social platforms.
2. The winner/s will be asked to provide proof of identification before the prize may be collected and the Competition Prize winners shall be presented with the respective prize upon presentation of a valid identification document.
3. The Competition Prizes cannot be exchanged for any other offer.
4. FBSM shall not be liable for or be obliged to replace any lost or stolen Competition Prizes.
Your personal data processed for the purposes of this Competition shall be processed in accordance with the data protection policy available here
F. Modifications and Termination of the Campaign
FBSM reserves the right to modify any of the T&Cs set forth herein.
A Participant’s participation in the Competition constitutes the Participant’s acceptance to these T&Cs as may be amended from time to time. Participants are responsible for keeping up to date with any changes that FBSM may make to these T&Cs. The most current version of the T&Cs will be made available on the Ix-Xirja Facebook page and will supersede all previous versions of these T&Cs.
For the avoidance of doubt, any cancellation, revision, termination, or suspension by FBSM of the Competition shall not entitle any Participant to any claim or compensation from FBSM for all loss or damage suffered or incurred by any Participant as a direct or indirect result of the act of cancellation, revision, termination or suspension.
FBSM reserves the right to discontinue the participation privileges of any Participant who engages in any improper activity or uses the Competition in a manner inconsistent with these T&Cs or any national law. In addition to termination of participation privileges, FBSM shall have the right to take appropriate administrative and/or legal action, including criminal prosecution, as it deems necessary in its sole discretion.
FBSM’s decision on all matters relating to the Competition will be final and binding.
FBSM and its respective related companies, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and respective agents and their agencies, suppliers and other companies involved in the development or execution of the Competition, or the production or distribution of Competition materials shall not be held responsible or liable in the event of a printing error or irregular packaging. In such cases we encourage you to file a complaint on email@example.com.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, by participating in this Competition, each and every Participant is agreeing that he/she will not hold FBSM and its officers, servants, employees, representatives and/or agents (including without limitation, any third party service providers that FBSM may engage for the purposes of this Competition), liable for any loss or damages that he/she may incur, in connection with the Competition.
Prizes in this competition are offered at the discretion of FBSM and Ultimate and the companies reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions of participation or any other aspect of competition at any time, with reasonable notice being given to the data subjects, even though such changes may affect the prize value. Participants will understand that the most recent version of the terms will be updated on Facebook page or any other portal. Any participant may object to the modification of the competition and / or its terms by deleting the posted photo and no longer participating.
H. Limitation on Liability and Warranties.
FBSM will not be responsible or liable for any injury, loss, claim, damage or any special, exemplary, punitive, indirect, incidental, or consequential damages of any kind (including without limitation lost profits or lost savings), whether based in contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise that arises out of or is in any way connected with:
Any failure or delay by FBSM with the Competition
The performance or non-performance of the Competition by FBSM even if the latter has been advised of the possibility of damages.
This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of your registration information, whether for breach of contract, tortuous behaviour, negligence, or under any other cause of action. If, despite the limitation above FBSM is found liable for any loss or damage which arises out of, or is in any way connected with, any of the occurrences described in the limitation above, then its liability will in no event exceed, in total, the sum of fifty Euros (€50).
FBSM makes no warranty of any kind regarding the Competition which is provided on and “as-is” and “as-available” basis. FBSM expressly disclaims any representation or warranty that its Competition will be error free.
FBSM expressly disclaims all warranties and conditions including implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, non-infringement and those arising by statute or otherwise in law or from a course of dealing or usage or trade.
Determination and payment of tax liability on awards, including income tax, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner.
J. Acts Beyond Francis Busuttil & Sons (Marketing) Limited Control.
The failure of FBSM to comply with these T&Cs because of an act of God, war, fire, riot, terrorism, earthquake, actions of federal, state, provincial or local governmental authorities, or for any other reason beyond the reasonable control of FBSM, shall not be deemed a breach of the T&Cs. If any such contingency shall last for more than sixty (60) days, FBSM shall have the right to terminate the Competition immediately by giving notice and shall have no further liability to any Participant.
K. Governing Law.
The laws of Malta, without regard to its conflict of laws principles, will govern these T&C’s, as well as the Participants and FBSM’s observance of them. If you take any legal action relating to your use of this competition or these T&C’s, you agree to file such action only before the courts located in Malta.
L. No Waiver.
FBSM’s failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these T&Cs shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by FBSM in writing.
The headings in these T&Cs are for your convenience and reference only. These headings do not limit or affect these T&Cs.
N. Complete Agreement.
These T&Cs, together with those items made a part of these T&Cs by reference, make up the entire agreement between FBSM and Participants relating to the Competition, replaces and supersedes any prior understandings or agreements (whether oral or written) regarding the Competition. If a court finds any of these T&Cs to be unenforceable or invalid, those term(s) will be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law and the other T&Cs will remain in full force and effect.