Rules & Regulations

CONTEST RULES

BONTERRA JOIN THE WAVE & WIN CONTEST

(the "Contest")

1.Eligibility

To participate in this contest, you must be a legal resident of Canada, be located in Canada, have reached the age of majority in your province or territory of residence at the time of participation, have a valid e-mail account and mailing address. You are not eligible to participate if you are an employee, officer, director, agent or representative of Kruger Products Inc. (the "Sponsor") and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, Spider Marketing Solutions, their affiliated and related companies (including, without limitation, their respective parent, sister and subsidiary companies, advertising and promotional agencies, or other party in any way involved in the development or administration of this Contest (collectively, the "Contest Parties"),including suppliers of materials or services related to the Contest, or a member of the immediate family or household of any such person. In these Terms, "immediate family" means mother, father, brothers, sisters, sons, daughters and/or legal or common-law spouse, regardless of where they reside. Groups, clubs, organizations, businesses, and commercial and non-commercial entities cannot participate.

By entering the Contest, entrants agree to abide by these Contest Rules and all decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding on all entrants in all matters pertaining to the Contest.

2. Contest Period

The Contest runs from 12:00:00 am Eastern Standard Time ("EST") on August 1 st , 2023 and ends 11:59:59 pm EST on September 30th, 2023 (the "Contest Period"). Hours and dates of operation of each Participating Store may vary.

  • All entries received from August 1st, 2023 to October 14 th ,2023 will be eligible for the Grand Prize and Secondary Prizes.
  • The Contest Period includes sixty-one (61) daily contest periods for the Daily Prizes as set out in the chart below (each a "Daily Contest Period"). Each Daily Contest Period begins at 12:00am EST on the period start date and ends at 11:59pm EST on the period end date.

Contest Period

# of Prizes

Period Start

Period End

Draw Date

Grand Prize

All Weekly Periods

1 Grand Prize

August 1, 2023

September 30th, 2023

October 18, 2023

Secondary Prizes

Week 1

7 Daily Prizes

August 1, 2023

August 7, 2023

August 11, 2023

Week 2

7 Daily Prizes

August 8, 2023

August 14, 2023

August 18, 2023

Week 3

7 Daily Prizes

August 15, 2023

August 21, 2023

August 25, 2023

Week 4

7 Daily Prizes

August 22, 2023

August 28, 2023

September 1 2023

Week 5

7 Daily Prizes

August 29, 2023

September 4, 2023

September 8 2023

Week 6

7 Daily Prizes

September 4, 2023

September 10, 2023

September 14 2023

Week 7

7 Daily Prizes

September 11, 2023

September 17, 2023

September 21 2023

Week 8

7 Daily Prizes

September 18, 2023

September 24, 2023

September 28 2023

Week 9

6 Daily Prizes

September 25, 2023

September 30, 2023

October 4, 2023

3.Participating Products:The following "Participating Products" are available at authorized Participating Retailers while supplies last and subject to inventory:

  • Bonterra Bathroom Tissue 6 Mega Rolls UPC 0 61328 73001 7
  • Bonterra Paper Towel 3 Mega Rolls UPC 0 61328 73002 4
  • Bonterra Facial Tissue 3 Mega Boxes UPC 0 61328 73003 1

4. How to Enter with Purchase

To enter the contest:

1. You will receive one (1) entry into the Contest upon submission of your qualifying receipt (as set out below) of any participating product. A list of participating products can be found above in Section 3. (Each a "Participating Product"), subject to availability at Participating Retailers, while supplies last.

2. To submit your receipt visit, www.bonterrajointhewave.ca in your internet browser, either on your mobile device or your desktop computer and follow the instructions below:

(a) Register and complete the designated registration form.

(b) Take a picture of your receipt showing the participating product(s), date and time of purchase, retailer, and banner. Receipts may be in the form of a photo of a printed-out receipt or a screenshot of the online receipt at the time of purchase. Acceptable receipt formats are jpg/jpeg, png or bmp file types with a maximum file size of 10MB. (NOTE: CONSUMERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO BLANK OUT ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION THAT APPEARS ON THE SALES RECEIPT).

(c) Press submit once your receipt is uploaded.

(d) Once your submission is uploaded, you will receive one of 3 responses:

1. Thank you. Your receipt has been validated and you have earned a ballot into our daily and grand prize draws.

2. Thank you. Once your submission is validated you will receive an email within forty-eight (48) hours confirming if your receipt was validated and how many contest entries you have earned.

3. Thank you. We have received your submission and have rejected it because it does meet the requirements of the contest as outlined in rule 3(b) above. Player will be given a specific reason and asked to upload the photo again.

(e) Limit one entry per product purchased on a single receipt.

(f) NOTE: If you have any questions in regard to your submitted Request please visit the website at www.bonterrajointhewave.cacheck the FAQ webpage and/or email [email protected]

A receipt may only be used once during the Program. Only actual purchaser of the Participating Product(s) may participate in the Program. Your receipt must be uploaded within fourteen (14) calendar days of the date of purchase of the Participating Product(s). In addition, any receipt submitted after October 14th, 2023 at 11:59pm EST will not be eligible to enter the contest.

IMPORTANT: YOU MUST KEEP YOUR ORIGINAL SALES RECEIPT. The Sponsor reserves the right to request from a person the original sales receipt used for the purposes of this contest for further verification purposes at any time and for any reason.

The following limitations also apply:

  • Daily Prizes: Starting with the date of your first validated entry, you will be eligible for all daily prize draws during each Weekly Contest Period during the Contest Period.
  • Grand Prize: All eligible entries received during the entire duration of the Contest Period will be cumulatively entered for the Grand Prize.
  • There is a maximum of 3 prizes per household address

1. How to Enter without Purchase

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. You may enter the Contest by submitting an original essay [minimum 50 words] discussing why you purchase Bonterra products. Customers may send the essay, entitled "JOIN THE WAVE AND WIN CONTEST" (a "Written Submission") along with their handwritten signature, date, first and last name, telephone number, email address and complete mailing address (the "No Purchase Entry") to: Bonterra's "JOIN THE WAVE AND WIN Contest", 20 Birch Avenue, Toronto, ON M4V 1C8, Canada. All No Purchase Entries must read and except the Contest Rules and comply with entry requirements for these Contest Rules. All No Purchase Entries entered for a Daily Prize must be postmarked no later than the last day of each Weekly Contest Period, and all No Purchase Entries entered for the Grand Prize must be postmarked no later than the last day of the Contest Period. Limit of one (1) No Purchase Entry per envelope. Limit of one (1) No Purchase Entry per person per Weekly Contest Period. Limit of ten (10) No Purchase Entries per person per Contest Period. All No Purchase Entries will bear the same odds of winning as Purchase Entries. All Entries including the No Purchase Entries are referred to as the "Eligible Entries".

The following limitations also apply:

  • Daily Prizes: Starting with the date of your first validated entry, you will be eligible for all daily prize draws during each Weekly Contest Period during the Contest Period.
  • Grand Prize: All eligible entries received during the entire duration of the Contest Period will be cumulatively entered for the Grand Prize.

2.Prize(s) Description

(a) Grand Prize Description

There is one (1) grand prize to be won, the grand prize consists of $10,000 (CAD) for the winner and $10,000 (USD) goes to 4ocean†. (the "Grand Prize"). The approximate retail value of the Grand Prize is $23,346 (CAD).

† 4ocean is an ocean cleanup company dedicated to ending the ocean plastic crisis. As a Public Benefit Corporation and Certified B Corp, we harness the power of business to fund a global cleanup operation that's responsible for recovering millions of pounds of plastic and trash from the world's oceans, rivers, and coastlines.

(b) Daily Prize Description

Number Available at Start of Contest Period

Secondary Prizes

Approximate Retail Value Each (CAD)

30

4ocean Prize Packs

$95

31

Bonterra FREE Product Value Coupon

$10

The number of Daily Prizes available in the Contest will decrease as they are claimed in accordance with these Rules.

(c) Prize Conditions:

The following conditions apply to the Prizes:

  • The Prize has no equivalent cash value, is non-transferable and no substitutions will be made. Prize must be accepted as awarded. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any Prize for one of equal or greater value for any reason. You are responsible for all costs not expressly described as being included as part of the Prize, such as any fee associated with the receipt and/or use of the Prize.
  • You must sign the Sponsor's release form (the "Release") in order to receive and participate in the Grand Prize.

3.Odds

The odds of winning a Daily Prize depend on the eligible entries received for the respective Weekly Contest Period and the odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period.

4.Draw Details

Random draws will occur at the head office of the Sponsor's agent, Spider Marketing, located at 20 Birch Avenue, Toronto, Ontario from all eligible entries received during each Weekly Contest Period or the Contest Period, as applicable (each a "Draw"). The Grand Prize Draw will occur on October 18, 2023. See chart in Section 2 of these Contests Rules for Weekly Prize Draw dates for each Weekly Contest Period. You are only eligible to win a Weekly Prize once, however, winning a Weekly Prize does not preclude you from winning the Grand Prize.

5.Eligible Winner Confirmation Process

NO ONE IS A PRIZE WINNER UNLESS AND UNTIL THE SPONSOR OFFICIALLY CONFIRMS HIM/HER AS A PRIZE WINNER IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE RULES. BEFORE BEING CONFIRMED AS A PRIZE WINNER, the Eligible Grand Prize Winner and each Eligible Daily Winner will : (a) be required to correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question without mechanical or other aid (which may, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, be administered online, by email or other electronic means, by telephone, or in the Sponsor's form of declaration and release); and (b) may, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, be required to sign and return within seven (7) business days of notification the Sponsor's declaration and release form, which (among other things): (i) confirms compliance with these Rules; (ii) acknowledges acceptance of the applicable Prize (as awarded); (iii) releases the Sponsor and all of the other Released Parties from any and all liability in connection with this Contest, his/her participation therein and/or the awarding and use/misuse of the applicable Prize; and (iv) agrees to the publication, reproduction and/or other use of his/her name, city and province/territory of residence, voice, statements about the Contest and/or photograph or other likeness without further notice or compensation, in any publicity or advertisement carried out by or on behalf of the Sponsor in any manner or medium whatsoever, including print, broadcast or the Internet. If an eligible Prize winner: (a) fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question; (b) fails to properly execute and return Contest documents within the specified time (as applicable); (c) cannot accept (or is unwilling to accept) the applicable Prize (as awarded) for any reason; and/or (d) is determined to be in violation of these Rules (all as determined by the Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion); then he/she will be disqualified (and will forfeit all rights to the applicable Prize).

6.Forfeit of Prize

If you cannot be reached within seven (7) days of our first attempt to contact you, do not answer the skill-testing question correctly, or otherwise fail to comply with these Contest Rules, then the Grand Prize will be forfeited, and another entry will be randomly selected from among the remaining eligible entries as per these Contest Rules

Any Prize(s) that are not or cannot be awarded in accordance with these Rules will be null and void and will not be awarded.

7. GENERAL CONDITIONS:

This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, and municipal laws. The decisions of the Sponsor with respect to all aspects of this Contest are final and binding on all entrants without right of appeal. ANYONE DEEMED BY THE SPONSOR TO BE IN VIOLATION OF THE SPONSOR'S INTERPRETATION OF THE LETTER AND/OR SPIRIT OF THESE RULES FOR ANY REASON IS SUBJECT TO DISQUALIFICATION IN THE SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION OF THE SPONSOR AT ANY TIME. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to disqualify any individual that it deems to be in violation of these Rules. The Sponsor reserves the right to refuse participation by any person whose eligibility is in question or who has been disqualified or is otherwise ineligible to enter. In its sole and absolute determination, the Sponsor may disqualify any person who acts in any manner to threaten or abuse or harass any other person.

The Released Parties will not be liable for: (i) any failure of any website or any platform during or after the Contest; (ii) any technical malfunction or other problems of any nature whatsoever, including, without limitation, those relating to the telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software; (iii) the failure of any Contest-Related Information, winner notification message, and/or any other information or materials whatsoever to be received, captured, recorded or function properly for any reason whatsoever, including, but not limited to, technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; (iv) any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer or other device related to or resulting from participating in the Contest; (v) anyone being incorrectly and/or mistakenly identified as a winner or eligible winner; and/or (vi) any combination of the above.

The Sponsor reserves the right, subject only to the approval of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux (the "Régie") in Quebec, to withdraw, amend or suspend this Contest (or to amend these Rules) in any way, in the event of any cause beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor that interferes with the proper conduct of this Contest as contemplated by these Rules, including, without limitation, any error, problem, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or failure of any kind whatsoever. Any attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest in any way (as determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion) may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made; the Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Sponsor reserves the right, subject only to the approval of the Régie in Quebec, to cancel, amend or suspend this Contest, or to amend these Rules, in any way without prior notice or obligation, in the event of any accident, printing, administrative, or other error of any kind, or for any other reason whatsoever. Without limiting the generality of the forgoing, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to administer an alternate test of skill as it deems appropriate based on the circumstances and/or to comply with applicable law.

For Quebec residents: Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the board only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.

If due to printing, production, online, internet, computer or other error of any kind, more Prizes are claimed than intended to be distributed or awarded according to these Rules, then, in addition to having the right to terminate the Contest immediately, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to rescind invalid Prize claims and/or conduct a random draw from amongst all eligible claimants to award the correct number and type of Prizes as specified in these Rules. In no event whatsoever will the Sponsor or any of the Released Parties be liable for more than the number, type and value of Prizes as stated in these Rules.

By entering this Contest, each entrant expressly consents to the Sponsor, its agents and/or representatives, storing, sharing and using the personal information submitted only for the purpose of administering the Contest and in accordance with the Sponsor's privacy policy (available at: http://www.krugerproducts.ca/privacy.php ). This section does not limit any other consent(s) that an individual may provide the Sponsor or others in relation to the collection, use and/or disclosure of their personal information.

The Sponsor reserves the right, subject only to the approval of the Régie in Quebec, to adjust any of the dates, timeframes and/or other Contest mechanics stipulated in these Rules, to the extent deemed necessary by the Sponsor, for purposes of verifying compliance by any entrant and/or any other information or materials with these Rules, or as a result of any problems, or in light of any other circumstances which, in the opinion of the Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion, affect the proper administration of the Contest as contemplated in these Rules, or for any other reason.

In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these English Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, including, but not limited to, the Website, any other website(s), the French version of these Rules, point of sale, television, print or online advertising and/or any instructions or interpretations of these Rules given by any representative of the Sponsor, the terms and conditions of these English Rules shall prevail, govern and control to the fullest extent permitted by law.

The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with the terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Rules or the rights and obligations of participants, Sponsor or any of the other Released Parties in connection with the Contest will be governed by and construed in accordance with the domestic laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other jurisdiction's laws. The parties hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts located in Ontario in any action to enforce (or otherwise relating to) these Rules or relating to this Contest.