This promotion is open to UK residents aged 18 or over, excluding employees of American Express, POPSUGAR Inc., PromoVeritas and their immediate families, American Express' agents or anyone else professionally connected with this promotion.
Entry: To enter, go to the shopstylevipweekend.co.uk and follow instructions to supply personal details as requested, during the Promotion Period, in order to be entered into the prize draw.
Promotion Period: Enter between 00:01 on 1 November 2014 and 23:59 on 31 December 2014 ("Promotion Period").
No purchase is necessary to participate in this promotion.
Prizes: One winner will win:
A shopping trip to London for two people. Prize includes: a two-night stay for two people in a central London five-star hotel, in shared accommodation (twin or double room), including breakfast. Prize is not available over English bank holidays and must be taken before 31 October 2015. Hotel stay is subject to availability. See clause 11 for further prize details;
£50 per person allowance to be applied towards travel to London (if winner lives outside the M25); and
£5,000 worth of American Express Gift Cards. The American Express Gift Card can be used across the UK where American Express Cards are accepted. Gift Cards cannot be used at ATMs, car rental companies, cruise lines, gambling establishments, for cash back or recurring billing purchases. Additionally, a monthly fee of £1.50 will be charged against the remaining balance starting 12 months after the date of activation of the Card. Terms and Conditions apply to American Express Gift Cards, see americanexpress.co.uk/gift or call 01273 69 34 55.
Guest must be 18 years of age at time of prize stay.
Entrants can share the promotion with a minimum of three friends via Facebook or email to receive additional entries into the draw. Entrants can only receive one additional entry per each method, once via sharing with three or more friends on Facebook and once sharing with three or more friends via email. Therefore, entrants can receive a maximum of 3 entries throughout the Promotion Period. If entrants share their friends email addresses, this information will not be used by the Promoter for any purposes other than to share the promotion.
By entering this promotion you agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions.
Winner Selection: the winner will be selected at random from all valid entries within 2 working days of the end of the Promotion Period from all valid entries received during the Promotion Period. For your total confidence, the winner will be selected by PromoVeritas, the independent promotional verification service. The winner shall be the person whose account was used to submit the winning entry into the promotion.
Winner notification: the winner will be contacted by their email address provided on their entry within 2 working days of the draw date and asked to confirm compliance with the entry criteria. The winner will be required to respond to the notification within 28 days of initial contact to confirm eligibility. If a winner fails to respond within the specified timeframe, the winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner selected.
Further prize details:
Prize must be booked with the Promoter's nominated agency;
Prize must be booked a minimum of 4 weeks in advance of proposed stay;
Prize will not be available to be taken over English bank holidays;
Once booked, trip cannot be altered or amended and no refunds are possible;
Prizes are non-transferable and non-exchangeable and there is no cash alternative in whole or in part if a winner is unable to attend;
Travel tickets cannot be used in conjunction with any loyalty programme, any other discount, discount coupon(s) or vouchers(s), promotion(s) or special offer;
For the avoidance of doubt, the prize does not include travel, drinks or any other costs of a personal nature not explicitly set out in these Terms and Conditions and neither the Promoter nor any provider of any part of the Prize will be responsible for any such costs;
Travel insurance is not included in the prize and, if required, is the responsibility of the winners and their guests;
There is no cash alternative or refund for unused portions of the prize;
The prize winners and their guests are responsible for and must comply with any health advice / regulations / inoculations required by any destination country. Any associated costs for this are the responsibility of the prize winners and their guests;
The Promoter will accept no responsibility for hotels / tours / transport companies etc. being withdrawn or amended.
The prize is non-transferable and non-exchangeable and there is no cash alternative in whole or in part.
No compensation will be offered due to inability to attend or delay on the part of the winner. No alternative to the Prize will be offered and the Prize is not transferable, nor is there any cash equivalent.
Winner and guest must abide by the Terms and Conditions of the relevant venue, which form part of the prize. Failure to comply with these Terms and Conditions may result in refused entry, or the winner and their guest being required to leave the venue.
Incomplete, illegal, misdirected or late entries, or entries not in accordance with these Terms and Conditions will not be accepted. Proof of sending will not be accepted as proof of delivery. The Promoter takes no responsibility for entries delayed, incomplete or lost due to technical reasons or otherwise.
Entries suspected to be automatically submitted by scripts or attributable to Facebook user accounts which contravene Facebook's Terms and Conditions will be deemed null and void and will be removed from the prize draws.
Winner publication: The names and locations of confirmed winners will be available from 15 January until 28 February 2015 by emailing [email protected]
with "Amex ShopStyle Prize Draw" in the title.
The winner may be requested to participate in reasonable publicity relating to this promotion which they are free to decline.
Data Protection: the Promoter will only use the personal details supplied for the administration of the prize draw and for no other purpose, unless we have your consent. By submitting personal data, entrants understand and agree that this data may be transferred across national boundaries and may be stored and processed by Promoter and its agents in any of the countries in which each Promoter maintains offices, including the United States.
Facebook does not sponsor, endorse or administer, and nor is it associated with, this Promotion.
The decision of the Promoter is final, and no correspondence will be entered into.
The Promoter reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the prize draws.
The Promoter cannot accept any responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury, costs, expenses or claims suffered by entrants as a result of entering the prize draw or accepting a prize. The Promoter further disclaims liability for any injury or damage to you or any other person relating to or resulting from participation with this promotion.
If for any reason the Promotion is not capable of running as planned for reasons (including but not limited to tampering, unauthorised intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the control of the Promoter which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this promotion), the Promoter reserves the right (subject to any written directions given under applicable law) to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion.
If it becomes apparent that a participant is using a computer(s) to circumvent this condition by, for example, the use of ‘script', ‘brute force', masking their identity by manipulating IP addresses, using identities other than their own or any other automated means in order to increase that participant's entries into the draw in a way that is not consistent with the spirit of the promotion, that person's entries will be disqualified and any prize award will be void.
If an act, omission, event or circumstance occurs which is beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter and which prevents the Promoter from complying with these Terms and Conditions the Promoter will not be liable for any failure to perform or delay in performing its obligation.
Any question concerning the legal interpretation of the rules will be based on English law and the Courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction.
Promoter: Sugar Inc UK Limited, 23-31 Great Titchfield Street, London W1W 7PA