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Competitions

Stand a chance to win one of thirty-six R1,000 Takealot Gift Vouchers (each a “Voucher Prize” and collectively the “Voucher Prizes”), and stand a chance to win a grand prize hamper valued at R30,000 and as described further below (“Grand Prize”).

 

1. Promoter: This competition is promoted by Takealot Online (RF) (Pty) Ltd (reg. no. 2010/020248/07) (“Takealot.com”, “Takealot”, “us”, “we” or “our”).

 

2. Competition Period: This competition runs from 08h00 on Saturday, 25 September 2021 until 23h59 on Monday, 20 December 2021 (“Competition Period”). No entries will be accepted after 23h59 on Monday, 20 December 2021.

 

 

3. Who can enter: You are entitled to participate in this competition if: (i) you are a natural person who is at least 18 years old and who resides in South Africa; and (ii) it is lawful for you to be awarded the particular prize. You may NOT participate if you are a supplier of goods or services in connection with this competition, or if you are a director, member, partner, employee, agent of, or consultant to Takealot.com or any other entity which directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by Takealot.com, or if you are any of the aforementioned persons’ spouse, life partner, parent, child, brother, sister or business partner.

 

4. How to enter: This competition is run collectively on the takealot.com website (including related Takealot mobi-sites and software applications) and Takealot’s Facebook, Twitter and Instagram social media accounts, and you will need to have a valid Takealot account PLUS a valid Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram account to participate. To enter you must, during the Competition Period, log in to your Takealot account AND complete in full a purchase of any item from Takealot’s ‘The Ultimate Braai Master’ landing page valued at R500 or more in the order (or several items from Takealot’s ‘The Ultimate Braai Master’ landing page valued in aggregate at R500 or more in the order, and in each case paid for in full within the Competition Period), AND THEN log in to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, visit Takealot’s official Facebook, Twitter or Instagram page (each a “Qualifying Social Media Page”) and look for the post related to The Ultimate Braaimaster Competition, AND THEN:

 

  • during the period from 25 September to 30 September 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7 (collectively a “Qualifying Entry(ies)”). Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 1 October to 7 October 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 8 October to 14 October 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 15 October to 21 October 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 22 October to 28 October 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 29 October to 04 November 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 5 November to 11 November 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 12 November to 18 November 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 19 November to 25 November 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 26 November to 2 December 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 3 December to 9 December 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition; and/or
  • during the period from 10 December to 16 December 2021, comment on or reply to the competition post by sharing the unique product link/links of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7, alternatively with a visually clear image of your qualifying purchase/purchases and using the hashtag #TakealotUBM7. Each such Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win one of three Voucher Prizes allocated for the stated period, as well be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition,

 

AND LASTLY, for the remainder of the Competition Period (i.e. from 17 December to 20 December 2021), each Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page will also be automatically entered into the corresponding draw for a chance to win the Grand Prize. Note that should you at any stage act in contravention of section 5 below, your entry will be withdrawn from the competition.

 

5. Content of your entry: Your entry may not: (i) contain any foul language, obscenities, defamation, hate speech or any otherwise inappropriate content in our sole discretion; nor (ii) contain any content which may be harmful to Takealot.com or its associated companies in any way; nor (iii) infringe the intellectual property or other rights of Takealot.com, its associated companies or any third party. We reserve the right to remove entries which we deem to be in contravention of this section 5.

 

 

6How many times you can enter: You may enter this competition as many times as you wish during the Competition Period. Each Qualifying Entry per Qualifying Social Media Page (completed as described in section 4 above) will give you one entry into the corresponding draw. Please note that each additional entry to your first entry must be different.

 

 

7Entry fees: There are no entry fees to participate in this competition, and no additional charges involved in acting as set out in section 4 above

 

8. Prize: For the Voucher Prizes (not transferable and may not be exchanged for cash), we will randomly select three winners every week during the Competition Period (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page per week, and thirty-six different Voucher Prize winners in total), in accordance with section 9 below. For the Grand Prize, we will randomly select one winner after the end of the Competition Period (i.e. one Grand Prize winner in total), in accordance with section 9 below, and with the Grand Prize consisting of the following items (also not transferable and may not be exchanged for cash):

 

  • Alva – Kalahari 4 Burner Gas BBQ with Side Burner; plus
  • My Butchers Block Free Standing Unit; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Chopping Board – Large; plus
  • My Butchers Block – 300ml Wood Care Oil; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Bees Wax Conditioner; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Wood Polish; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Wood Disinfectant Spray – 500ml; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Pestle & Mortar; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Salt & Pepper Holder; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Biltong Board with knife; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Spice iInfusion Box; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Meat Block; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Plankie Braai Board – Dark Brown – L; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Grazing Table – L; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Grazing Table Bag; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Smoke Shavings; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Cheese Board – L; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Basic Cutting Board – M; plus
  • My Butchers Block – Large Artisanal Board; plus
  • a R5,000 Takealot Coupon redeemable only against the ‘Tribe coffee’ range of products sold by Takealot, and such coupon: (i) will be valid from 24 December 2021 until 28 February 2022 only; and (ii) can only be redeemed during such period via a Takealot platform; plus
  • a R6,000 Takealot Gift Voucher.

 

9Winner: The first set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 25 September to 30 September 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 1 October 2021. The second set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 1 October to 7 October 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 8 October 2021. The third set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 8 October to 14 October 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 15 October 2021. The fourth set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 15 October to 21 October 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 22 October 2021. The fifth set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 22 October to 28 October 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 29 October 2021. The sixth set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 29 October to 04 November 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 5 November 2021. The seventh set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 5 November to 11 November 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 12 November 2021. The eighth set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 12 November to 18 November 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 19 November 2021. The ninth set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 19 November to 25 November 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 26 November 2021. The tenth set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 26 November to 2 December 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 3 December 2021. The eleventh set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 3 December to 9 December 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 10 December 2021. The twelfth and final set of three Voucher Prize winners will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the period from 10 December to 16 December 2021 (i.e. one winner per Qualifying Social Media Page), by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 17 December 2021. The Grand Prize winner will be chosen from the successful Qualifying Entries received during the Competition Period generally, by way of random draw at or before 16h00 on 24 December 2021. Each such winner and his/her corresponding prize will be announced by way of direct message to his/her applicable Facebook, Twitter or Instagram account the first business day after the relevant draw. We will then send a direct message to request his/her name, surname, email address, ID number, delivery address and telephone number (“Participant Information”). We will make two direct attempts to obtain such information. Once we have received this information and validated the particular winner, we will deliver or otherwise arrange delivery of the corresponding prize to him/her as soon as possible, subject to section 10 below. Proof of identity and a completed competition release form will be required in order to validate the particular winner. We will select winners who have taken the steps set out in section 4 above and who are in compliance with these terms and conditions by way of random draw, at our sole discretion. Regarding the application of these terms and conditions and the selection of a winner and his/her prize in terms hereof, our decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into with a competition participant other than the particular winner.

 

10Disqualification of winner: There are certain situations in which a winner will be disqualified from receipt of his/her prize, namely: (i) he/she fails to provide Participant Information within 72 hours of it being requested by us for the second time; (ii) he/she is found to have contravened any other term or condition set out herein; or (iii) in anticipation of delivery of the corresponding prize, he/she refuses to or cannot provide reasonably sufficient documentation to verify his/her identity, or refuses to or cannot provide a completed competition release form; or (iv) he/she cancels or returns the applicable qualifying purchase from Takealot within the Competition Period, and such cancellation or return is not a ‘Not what you ordered?’, ‘Products damaged on delivery’ or ‘Defective products’ return. In the event of disqualification of a particular winner, we will be entitled in our sole discretion to select another winner from amongst the competition participants.

 

11. Use of participant and winner information: By participating in this competition, you consent to the use by Takealot.com or a third party nominated by Takealot.com of your Participant Information, so that your name and surname can be announced as a winner and the corresponding prize can be delivered to you. The particular winner may also be asked to permit the use of his/her image in marketing material, to participate in marketing activities, to permit Takealot the use of the image uploaded in marketing material, and/or be present when the relevant draw is taking place or he/she is announced as a winner, but he/she will be entitled to decline to do so. By entering this competition, you consent that Takealot.com can use the contents of the competition submission / your winning Qualifying Entry for marketing purposes.

 

12Unforeseen events: In the event of unforeseen circumstances or causes beyond our reasonable control, we reserve the right to cancel this competition (before entries are received), to change the number or nature of the prize at any time (on notice to you), or to change the terms and conditions of this competition at our discretion (provided that we will not change the conditions for participation or conditions for being awarded the particular prize, as stated herein).

 

13Rules: By participating in this competition, you agree to all the competition terms and conditions set out above and the Takealot Privacy Policy (accessible at https://www.takealot.com/help/privacy-policy), as well as the Takealot Terms and Conditions relating to Gift Vouchers and Coupons (to the extent applicable, and accessible at https://www.takealot.com/help/promotional-codes-tcs), without exception.