Terms and conditions of participation and privacy notice
[12 Days of Christmas] – Competition
1. General information, period of participation
1.1. These terms and conditions and privacy notice provide standardized terms and conditions of participation for each of the 12 (in total) contests organized and hosted by Spectrum Brands (UK) Ltd, Fir St, Failsworth, Manchester, M350HS, (hereinafter referred to as “Spectrum Brands”) on the Russell Hobbs website (“competition website”) between 0:00 CET on 01.12.2016 and 23:59 (11:59 p.m.) CET on 12.12.2016 (“Promotion Period”). The individual contests (hereinafter referred to individually as a “Contest” and collectively as the “Contests”) will take place on everyday within the Promotion Period.
1.2. The period of participation for each individual Contest begins at 0.00 CET and ends at 23:59 (11:59 p.m.) CET on the same day.
1.1. Entrants may only participate in this competition upon reading and agreeing to the following terms and conditions. In taking part in this competition, the participants accept these terms and conditions of participation.
1.2. In case of a dispute, Spectrum Brands’ decision shall be final.
2. Requirements for participation
2.1. Eligible for participation – acting in their own name – are all natural persons aged 18 years and above who are legal residents of UK & Ireland.
2.2. Minors, employees of Spectrum Brands and its associated companies and their relatives are excluded from participation. Participation in the competition by competition clubs or agencies is not allowed.
2.3. In order to participate, entrants must register providing their full name and a valid email address.
2.4. Registration is only valid for one Contest. Participating on the other days within the Promotion Period will require a new registration. Entrants may register for each Contest, but only one entry per each individual Contest.
2.5. Participation is only possible within the period specified in clause 1.
2.6. No purchase is necessary for participation.
3.1. The winner(s) of each Contest will be drawn at random from all valid and correct competition entries.
3.2. The prize details are explained for each individual Contest on the competition website.
3.3. Winner(s) will be notified by email within 10 days of the end of each Contest.In this email notification, the winner(s) will be asked to state their full address per email within 2 days so that the prize can be delivered.
3.4. The prize will be sent by mail within four (4) weeks to the postal address provided at Spectrum Brands’ expense.
3.5. If a winner cannot be contacted, or fails to respond by the above mentioned deadline, or a prize is returned as undeliverable, the winner forfeits the prize and the prize will remain unawarded.
3.6. Alternative cash payment, exchange or transfer of the prizes to third parties is not possible.
4. Execution of the Promotion
4.1. Spectrum Brands is not liable for damages arising from lack of availability of the Competition Website due to technical faults and instances of force majeure beyond its control, or due to attacks from third parties on the Competition Website. Spectrum Brands will make every effort to ensure the availability and reliability of the Competition website. Spectrum Brands also does not make any guarantee that the Competition Website will function properly on any individual participant's computer.
4.2. Spectrum Brands reserves the right to cancel or end the competition at any time without prior notice and without giving reasons. Spectrum Brands may make use of this option if the competition cannot be implemented properly due to technical reasons (e.g. computer system viruses, manipulation or errors in hardware and/or software) or legal reasons. If the competition has to be ended because of the actions of a participant, Spectrum Brands is entitled to request compensation from this person for any damages incurred.
4.3. Spectrum Brands reserves the right to exclude participants who violate these terms and conditions of participation, state untrue Registration Data or try to manipulate the competition through technical means. In case of exclusion from the competition, participants can also be deprived of prizes retroactively and prizes can be demanded to be returned.
5. Privacy notice
5.1. Spectrum Brands guarantees compliance with the relevant legal provisions for data protection.
5.2. Spectrum Brands will collect, process and use the personal data of participants as mentioned above, including surname, forename, country of residence, age, email address, and in case of winning the home address, (hereinafter “Personal Data”) exclusively for the purpose and duration of the competition and for any further purpose the participant has explicitly agreed to, for example email newsletter. The participant hereby expressly declares his/her consent to the collection, processing and use of the Personal Data given for the aforementioned purposes.
5.3. Participant agrees, should he/she win, to the publication of his/her surname, forename and country of residence on the competition website.
5.4. Participant agrees that Spectrum Brands is entitled to pass Personal Data to an external agency which is taking care of the execution of the competition on behalf of Spectrum Brands and to third parties to the extent that this is necessary for carrying out the competition or transferring the prize. Personal Data will only be used for the purpose of fulfilling the prize.
5.5. Participant may at any time withdraw consent to the usage and/or storage of his/her Personal Data in writing or per email to
Withdrawal of consent will result in the participant’s exclusion from the competition.
5.6. If a participant has signed in for the Spectrum Brands’ newsletter the participant explicitly agrees that Spectrum Brands uses the Personal Data for sending out the email newsletter [monthly/weekly] containing current offers, news and product information concerning Spectrum Brands products.
The participant may at any time and without stating any reason withdraw consent to receiving the email newsletter either by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email newsletters or by contacting Spectrum Brands in writing or via email (please see above).
5.7. Further details regarding data protection are stated in the Spectrum Brands General Data Protection Declaration. http://uk.russellhobbs.com/privacy.html
6.1. Each winner is responsible for any taxes payable due to the competition as required by local law and indemnifies Spectrum Brands in full against any third party claims.
6.2. Should any individual provision(s) of these terms of participation be invalid, or should an omission be found, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions. The invalid or missing provision should be replaced by a provision that most closely approximates the purpose of the contract and the legal regulations.
6.3. In the case of dispute, UK law shall apply exclusively. To the extent permitted by law, the place of jurisdiction shall be UK.
Last updated: 30/11/2016