Giant Eagle®, Come Ready™ $100,000 Official Sweepstakes Rules

No Purchase Necessary
  1. Entry: Beginning October 3, 2013 through December 7, 2013 Giant Eagle Advantage Card® holders shopping at the participating stores listed below will automatically receive one sweepstakes entry for each purchase of selected Come Ready™ Protein Bar products listed below when the Giant Eagle Advantage Card is accepted and scanned at participating stores. Each Giant Eagle Advantage Card scan will constitute one entry; check authorization does not constitute a scan. A purchase or payment will not increase your chances of winning.
  2. No Purchase Necessary/Alternate Entry On a standard sized postcard (no envelopes, please) handprint your complete name, address, zip code, plus (optional) daytime and evening telephone numbers and the name of the Giant Eagle store where you shop most often. Mail your entry to Giant Eagle, Attn: Ashley Downey, 101 Kappa Drive Pittsburgh, PA 15238. Each postcard entry will count as one entry. No entries accepted at participating stores. Each entry must be mailed separately. Each entry must be postmarked by December, 7 2013 and received by December 11, 2013 to qualify for the prize. No photocopied or mechanically reproduced entries will be accepted. All entries become the property of Giant Eagle, Inc. and will not be acknowledged or returned.
  3. Eligibility:
    • You must be 18 years or older and a legal resident of Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania or West Virginia to be eligible to win a Prize.
    • Employees, contractors, directors, and officers of Giant Eagle, Inc., Come Ready™ Nutrition (collectively "Sponsor"), Pittsburgh Penguins™ LP and each of their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising fulfillment, judging and promotion agencies and all other entities participating in the design, promotion, marketing, advertising, administration or fulfillment of this Sweepstakes (the “Promotion Parties") and the immediate family members (spouse, parent, in-laws, brother, sister, child or household resident) are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes.
    • Exclusions: Current or former high school level hockey players, college level hockey players, and professional level hockey players within the past five (5) years are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes.
    • Winners must sign and have notarized an affidavit of eligibility, acceptance of conditions and liability, indemnification and a publicity release within 10 days of the notification attempt or the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be chosen.
  4. Prizes: One Grand Prize Winner. The Grand Prize consists of a pair of tickets to the January 5, 2014 Pittsburgh Penguins™ game, (approximate retail value $230.00) and a chance to win $50,000 and have $50,000 donated to the Pittsburgh Penguins™ Foundation if the Grand Prize winner is successful in making a shot on goal from the red line by shooting the puck through a template opening affixed to the goal net at the Pittsburgh Penguins™ game on January 5, 2014. If Grand Prize Winner fails to make the one shot on goal, Grand Prize Winner will receive $5,000. Eight (8) Weekly Prizes, (one (1) prize per week). Weeks 1 and 2, an autographed Pittsburgh Penguins™ puck. Approximate retail value $125.00. Weeks 3, and 4, an autographed Pittsburgh Penguins™ mini stick. Approximate retail value $250.00. Weeks 5 and 6, an autographed Pittsburgh Penguins™ jersey. Approximate retail value $325.00. Weeks 7 and 8, a Pittsburgh Penguins™ player Meet and Greet (players to be determined). Approximate retail value $400.00. Winner is not permitted to substitute the Prize. Prizes are non-transferable and non-redeemable for cash. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize with another prize of equal or greater value should the advertised prize become unavailable for any reason. Otherwise, there is no substitution of prizes. Selected Entrants cannot assign or transfer their prize to another person or business. All activities related to the prize are at the Selected Entrant’s own risk and subject to whatever restrictions are imposed by the entities that govern such activities.
  5. Winner Selection and Notification: On or about October 10, 2013; October 17, 2013; October 24, 2013; October 31, 2013; November 7, 2013; November 14, 2013; November 21, 2013; and November 28, 2013; one (1) Entrant will be randomly selected by a representative of Sponsor from among all eligible entries received by the respective Drawing Date. One (1) Grand Prize winner will be randomly selected by a representative of Sponsor on or about December 12, 2013, from among all eligible entries received by the Sweepstakes End Date.

    The Selected Entrants will be notified by a telephone call. A return receipt letter will then be sent to Selected Entrants notifying them what they won. All Selected Entrants will be required to respond (as directed) within 10 days of attempted notification. The failure to respond timely to the notification may result in forfeiture of the prize and, in such case, Sponsor may randomly select an alternate Selected Entrant from among the remaining eligible entries. Winner is solely responsible for the accuracy of the correct address at the time of notification. Sponsor is not responsible for any changes in Selected Entrant’s telephone number or mailing address. An alternate winner may be selected within 10 days of notification if the prize is not claimed by the original winner or if the prize is not accepted as offered. Winning one prize will disqualify entrant from winning another prize in the same sweepstakes. By participating, Entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of sponsor and judges which are final and binding in all respects.
  6. Liability: Sponsors are not responsible for lost, late, stolen, illegible, postage due, mutilated or misdirected entries, entries not received in time for random drawings. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. All federal, state and local laws apply. Void where prohibited. Winners, by acceptance of the prize agree to release Giant Eagle, Inc. its subsidiaries, divisions, independent retailers, officers and directors and Come Ready™ Nutrition and the Pittsburgh Penguins™ LP from any and all liability for injuries or damages sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership, use or misuse of the prize and participation in this sweepstakes. Except where prohibited by law, winners must consent to use of their name, voice, picture, or other likeness for promotional purposes as determined by Giant Eagle, Inc.
  7. Release of Liability: By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants release Sponsor and Promotion Parties from any and all claims, damages or liabilities arising from or relating to such entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes. By accepting a prize, recipients (a) agree that Sponsor and Promotion Parties will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by winner against, any liability for injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in the Sweepstakes; from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of prize or participation in Sweepstakes or Sweepstakes-related activities, including any travel related thereto; and (b) grant (and agree to confirm grant in writing promptly upon request) to Sponsor and those acting under the authority of the Sponsor, the right to the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image, statements and biographical information, at any time or times, for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes in any media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, including the World Wide Web without review, notification or approval, and additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not liable in the event that any portion of the Sweepstakes or prize is canceled due to weather, fire, strike, acts of war or terrorism, or any other condition beyond its control (a “Force Majeure Event”). No more than stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, seeding, printing, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes, set forth in the Official Rules, to be available and/or claimed in any prize category, Sponsor reserves right to award only the stated number of prizes.
  8. Disputes: Disputes regarding these Official Rules and/or this Sweepstakes will be governed by the internal laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Decisions of Sponsor are binding and final. No claimant in any dispute involving Sponsor shall be entitled to claim or obtain indirect, punitive, incidental or consequential damages. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any provision in this Office Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
  9. General Conditions: Each winner is solely responsible for any taxes on any prize, and, if applicable, will receive an IRS Form 1099 for the ARV of the prize. No cash equivalent or substitution of prize is offered, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. No transfer of prize is permitted. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either expressed or implied by Sponsor, except manufacturer’s standard written warranty included in the prize packaging. If prize, or any portion thereof, cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize with another prize of equal or greater value. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including but not limited to infection of computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is responsible or who tampers with the submission process, and to cancel, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor will randomly award the prizes among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to cancellation.
  10. Winner's List: For a list of prize winners available after January 1, 2013 send a self-addressed stamped envelope before January 30, 2013 to Giant Eagle Come Ready™ $100,000 Sweepstakes P.O. Attn: Ashley Downey, 101 Kappa Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15238.
  11. Sponsor: Giant Eagle, Inc., 101 Kappa Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15238, Come Ready™ Nutrition, 101 Bellevue Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15229
  12. Sweepstakes Results: For Sweepstakes results and/or a copy of these Official Rules, send a hand-printed, self-addressed, stamped envelope to “Giant Eagle® Come Ready™ $100,000 Official Sweepstakes,” c/o Giant Eagle, Inc., 101 Kappa Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15238. Requests must be received by December 26, 2013.
  13. Consumer Disclosure:
    • The approximate retail value of the Grand Prize if one shot on goal is successful is $50,230.00
    • The approximate retail value of the Grand Prize if one shot on goal is not successful is $5,230.00
    • The approximate retail value of the Grand Prize charitable donation if one shot on goal is successful is $50,000.00
    • The actual number of Grand Prizes to be awarded is 1.
    • The approximate retail value of Weeks 1 and 2 Prize is $125.00
    • The actual number of Weeks 1 and 2 Prizes is 2, one prize per week. One prize shall be awarded to each winner.
    • The approximate retail value of Weeks 3 and 4 Prize is $250.00
    • The actual number of Weeks 3 and 4 Prizes is 2, one prize per week. One prize shall be awarded to each winner.
    • The approximate retail value of Weeks 5 & 6 Prizes is $325.00
    • The actual number of Weeks 5 and 6 Prizes is 2, one prize per week. One prize shall be awarded to each winner.
    • The approximate retail value of Weeks 7 and 8 Prize is $400.00.
    • The actual number of Weeks 7 and 8 Prizes is 2, one prize per week. One prize shall be awarded to each winner.
    • The odds of winning depend upon the numbers of entries received. For example, if 1,000 entries are received, then each entry has a 1 in 1,000 chance of winning.
  14. Select Products: The following products qualify Giant Eagle Advantage Card® users for the GIANT EAGLE, COME READY™ $100,000 SWEEPSTAKES

    Participating Products UPC
    CAKE BATTER FULL SIZE PROTEIN BAR (78g) 84764400090
    CARAMEL PRETZEL FULL SIZE PROTEIN BAR (80g) 84764400092
    CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER PRETZEL FULL SIZE PROTEIN BAR (80g) 84764400093
    CARAMEL PRETZEL MID SIZE PROTEIN BAR (50g) 84764400358
    CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER PRETZEL MID SIZE PROTEIN BAR (50g) 84764400357
    BLACK AND GOLD PENS CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER PRETZEL BAR (50g) 84764400437
    CARAMEL PRETZEL VALUE PACK — 5 PACK (50g) 84764400387
    CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER VALUE PACK — 5 PACK (50g) 84764400388
  15. Participating Stores: The participating stores for the GIANT EAGLE, COME READY™ $100,000 SWEEPSTAKES include: all Giant Eagle, Market District®, GetGo® and Giant Eagle Express® locations.