Competition Terms & Conditions

Style Squad Competition 2014

ROUND 1:

  1. Round 1 of the competition will run from 27 March up until and including midnight on 30 April 2014.

  2. By entering the competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. You may enter the competition through any one of the following channels:

    a. Online at http://www.ackermans.co.za/competitions/all

    b. Facebook on https://www.facebook.com/AckermansSA

    c. Mxit portal on http://mxitapp.com/ackermans.sa

  3. To enter the competition, the online entry form must be completed and you must upload a picture of yourself. The photo may not be larger than 2MB - only JPGs or GIFs formats accepted. Participants must be able to read and write in English (at their grade level) to enter.

  4. You may not be younger than 9 years nor older than 13 years by the starting date of the final round of the competition (1 July 2014).

  5. Competition entry is free and participants may only enter once during the qualifying competition period as set out in round 1. Entries are final and may not be changed after submission.

  6. The competition is open to all participants with in the Republic of South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho and Swaziland. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if:

    a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of Ackermans

    b. You are immediate family member, of the persons specified in 6(a).

    ROUND 2:

  7. A group of semi-finalists will be selected by a panel of Ackermans judges. The selection process will be based on creative and fashion forward entries from the first round.

  8. The semi-finalists will be notified via email within one week of the closing date of the first round of the competition. A package will be sent via post with materials and instructions on how to create and complete a fashion moodboard. Should the semi-finalists not receive the package before 15 May 2014, the semi-finalist should notify stylesquad@ackermans.co.za and they will be emailed the link to complete the online form but will need to compile their own moodboard using their own materials and at their own cost.

  9. The second round of the competition will run from 15 May 2014 up until and including midnight on 31 May 2014.

  10. To enter the second round of the competition, the semi-finalist has to browse to the online link as given in the instructions in the postal pack, fill in the entry form and upload a photograph of their completed moodboard. The photo may not be larger than 2MB - only JPGs or GIFs formats accepted.

FINAL ROUND:

  1. 20 finalists (10 boys and 10 girls) will be selected by a panel of Ackermans judges. The selection process will be based on creative and fashion forward entries from the second round. The finalists will be notified via telephone within one week of the closing date of the second round of the competition to arrange for handover of the prizes. Calls may be recorded for verification purposes. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash. Each finalist’s legal guardian must confirm in writing to Ackermans that the finalist is authorized to compete in the final round. Failure to provide such confirmation by 15 June will result in another finalist being chosen. 
  2. The final round will start on 1 July 2014 and end on 30 June 2015. 
  3. Each finalist will win the following:
    • One of 20 iPad Minis (Wi-Fi + Cellular 16GB) including a 2GB per month x 12 months data package.
    • An Ackermans voucher to the value of R250 per month for 12 months.
    • Become an exclusive member of the Ackermans Style Squad team of fashion bloggers and feature on the Ackermans website and/or Facebook page, every month for 12 months starting 1 July 2014.
    • A personal logo and profile of themselves on the Ackermans Style Squad website (edited by Ackermans)
  4. In order to compete for the R15 000 cash prize, the finalists will be required to do the following on a monthly basis starting 1 July 2014 and ending 30 June 2015:
    • Complete the monthly activity communicated by Ackermans online using their iPad Mini and data package. There will be a total of 12 activities to complete (1 per month) rotated amongst the 20 finalists.
    • Use their monthly R250 voucher by purchasing clothing/shoes/accessories at Ackermans for themselves to wear in order to complete the activity.
    • Using their iPad Mini, take pictures of themselves in their new Ackermans outfits.
    • Fill in the activity form online and upload photos of themselves in the clothing/shoes/accessories from Ackermans using their iPad Mini and data package. The photo may not be larger than 2MB – only JPGs or GIFs formats accepted.
  5. The 20 finalists will be judged by a panel of Ackermans judges for the best pictures, content and effort of the 12 activities completed and submitted.
  6. The overall winner will win R15 000 in cash.
  7. Should a finalist fail to complete more than 2 of the activities, they will be disqualified from the competition and forfeit any further prizes or rewards. Should a finalist not adhere to the rules of the competition, specifically number 15 above, the finalist will be disqualified immediately.
  8. The finalists’ activities and photos will be uploaded to the Ackermans Style Squad website and/or Facebook for others to view and share the content.

WINNER:

  1. The overall winner of the R15 000 in cash will be selected by a panel of Ackermans judges and notified within 2 weeks of the closing date of the final round via telephone. The winner will be based on the best pictures, content and effort made to complete and submit the 12 activities.
  2. Ackermans and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prizes won in any of the rounds in the competition.
  3. Finalists give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes.
  4. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans
  5. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Ackermans and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, commercial partners, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential;  (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Ackermans has about you;  (iii) the retention of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes.
  6. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning 021 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za or on the Ackermans mobile site.

Customer Satisfaction

  1. The competition will run from 1 October 2014 24:00 to 30 June 2015 23:59
  2. By entering the competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. You may enter the competition via SMS or on the Internet.
  3. Entry into the competition via the SMS survey channel will be charged at normal SMS rates, entry via the Internet channel, will require data. Customers can do the survey once a day, during the qualifying competition period.
  4. To enter the competition a participant must SMS ‘MySay’ to 44007, you can do the survey via the Internet by clicking on the link provided or by SMS by replying with the word ‘GO’. The survey must be completed fully; no unfinished surveys will be taken into consideration. A completed survey will create an automatic entry into the competition.
  5. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: - a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the Pepkor Group of companies, its affiliates/divisions/subsidiaries or any other person who supplies goods or services in connection with the competition; b. You are a spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or associate of the persons specified in 5(a) above;
  6. Monthly draws for a winner will happen 10 November 2014, 8 December 2014, 14 January 2015, 9 February 2015, 10 March 2015, 6 April 2015, 11 May 2015, 8 June 2015 and 6 July 2015.
  7. Winners will be selected by means of a random draw, based on the previous calendar month survey entries.
  8. Winner will win a R5 000 Ackermans gift card.
  9. Winners will be contacted between 10am and 3pm on the day of the draw to arrange prize. Calls may be recorded for verification purposes.
  10. An alternative winner will be drawn if after 3 attempted calls the organisers cannot reach the initial winner.
  11. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash.
  12. Ackermans and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prize won in this competition.
  13. Winners give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes, unless refused.
  14. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans
  15. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Pep and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, commercial partners, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential; (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Pep has about you; (iii) the retention of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes; (iv) the use of your personal information to send you information about products, services, and special offers of the various companies in the Pepkor group that may be of interest or value to you; (v) a credit enquiry being conducted about you with any credit bureau or credit provider and providing your personal information to credit risk management services (including a credit bureau).
  16. You can choose to be excluded from direct marketing by notifying Ackermans in writing or by registering a block on any registry which Ackermans is bound by law to recognise. Pep will not charge you a fee to update this request on its systems. Pep will give effect to any changes requested by you as soon as reasonably possible.
  17. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning 021 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za

Baby of The Year Competition 2015

  1. The competition will run from 29 January 2015 to and including 30 April 2015.
  2. By entering the competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. This is an online competition and you must enter on www.ackermans.co.za.
  3. Participants must be either the parent or legal guardian of the baby. Ackermans reserves the right to request proof of such relation. If it is proven that there is no relation between the baby and the person who sent the photo, that person will indemnify Ackermans against any claim from any third party should the baby be chosen as a finalist.
  4. Baby/twins/triplets can only be entered once during the qualifying competition period. Entries are final and photos cannot be changed. Participants will be automatically placed in an age category based on the age of the participant at the closing date of the competition on 30 April 2015. The age categories are Girls 0-12 months, Boys 0-12 months, Girls 12-24 months and Boys 12-24 months.
  5. To enter the competition a parent/guardian has to register on Ackermans website, complete the online entry form and upload a picture of their baby. The photo may not be larger than 2MB –only JPGs or GIFs formats accepted. Photos submitted must be recent and taken within the last 3 months.
  6. The baby may not be older than 24 months by the closing date of the competition on 30 April 2015. Twins and triplets should be entered together in one entry.
  7. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho and Swaziland. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: - a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of Ackermans b. You are an immediate family member, of the persons specified in 7(a).
  8. FINALISTS
    • a. A panel of judges consisting of Ackermans staff, our agencies and guest judges will select 12 finalists based on which entries were the most adorable/cute and represent the Ackermans brand best.
    • b. The 12 finalists will be announced in groups of 4 on the following dates:
      • i. First 4 finalists on 18 March 2015
      • ii. Second 4 finalists on 18 May 2015
      • iii. Third 4 finalists on 16 June 2015
    • c. At each announcement, one finalist will be chosen from each category (Girls 0-12 months, Boys 0-12 months, Girls 12-24 months and Boys 12-24 months).
    • d. The finalists will be published in the magazines Baba en Kleuter, Mamas en Papas, Living and Loving, Your Pregnancy, Ackermans Club Magazine, Your Baby and on eTV’s Great Expectation TV show. Finalists will also be announced on Ackermans website and Ackermans Facebook page.
    • e. The finalists will be contacted via telephone within a week of the decisions.
  9. The 12 finalists will be featured in:
    • a. June issue of the Ackermans Club magazine
    • b. July issue of You, Drum, Move!, True Love, Bona, Baba n Kleuter, Living and Loving Mamas n Papas
    • c. July/Aug issue of Your Baby
    • d. August/September issue of Your Pregnancy
    • e. eTV’s Great expectation TV show.
  10. Details will be given in each magazine for the public to vote for their favourite finalist via sms (SMS costs R1.50 per sms). The winning baby will be contacted via telephone one week before the winner is announced publicly.
  11. The winning baby will be announced on the Ackermans website and Ackermans Facebook page on 17 August 2015 and will be featured in the September issues of the Ackermans Club magazine, Baba n Kleuter, Living and Loving, Mamas and Papas, Sept/Oct issue of Your Baby and Oct/Nov issue of Your Pregnancy.
  12. The 11 finalists will each win a R1000 Ackermans gift card and a Educational hamper to the value of R500. Prizes will only be delivered after the winner has been announced on 17 August 2015.
  13. The grand prize winner will receive a R10 000 education policy (additional R5 000 if the parent/guardian is an Ackermans accountholder and an additional R5000 if the parent/guardian is a Ackermans rewards member when entering), a R5 000 Ackermans gift card, a subscription to either HYD or Move magazine and a subscription to either Baba &Kleuter or Your Baby magazine, a Tablet worth R7 000 plus a sim and data bundle worth R1 000, an educational hamper worth R1 000, Nal’ibali books worth R500 and a Family Photo shoot worth R2 000. The parent/guardian of the winner will receive a Luxury Hamper worth R1000 and an Ackermans gift card worth R5 000.
  14. If after 3 attempted calls the organisers cannot reach the initial winner, the baby with the second highest amount of votes will be renamed the winner.
  15. TThe winner and finalist will be expected to fulfill the following/some duties from time to time and until the next ABC competition:
    • • Be available for photo shoots and be willing to feature in any advertising for Ackermans for free.
    • • Be prepared to travel to Cape Town or Johannesburg for the shoot. Ackermans will arrange and pay for flights and accommodation if needed.
    • • Furthermore, the parent or guardian agrees to their baby’s image being used by Ackermans. This may be, but not limited to, print, television, in-store and on-line material.
    • • Provide/Share information on Baby i.e likes and dislikes, favourite food, favourite toy etc.
  16. Ackermans and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prize won in this competition.
  17. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans
  18. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Ackermans and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential; (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Ackermans has about you; (iii) the retention by Ackermans of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes; (iv) Ackermans using your personal information to send you information about products, services, and special offers of the various companies in the Pepkor group that may be of interest or value to you.
  19. You can choose to be excluded from direct marketing by notifying Ackermans in writing or by registering a block on any registry which Ackermans is bound by law to recognise. Ackermans will not charge you a fee to update this request on its systems. Ackermans will give effect to any changes requested by you as soon as reasonably possible.
  20. Ackermans operate various social media communities on various social media services and are glad to have you as a community member. We encourage you to interact with us and other community members through our communities. To this end, you are kindly referred to our external media policy and we encourage you to familiarize yourself therewith prior to agreeing to be bound thereto.
  21. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning (021) 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za. 

Style Squad Competition 2015

ROUND 1:

  1. Round 1 of the competition will run from 26 February up until and including midnight on 31 March 2015.

  2. In order to enter the competition, you must be registered on the Ackermans website. Please visit http://member.ackermans.co.za/user/register/email To enter the competition, the online entry form must be completed and you must upload a picture of yourself. The photo may not be larger than 2MB - only JPGs or GIFs formats accepted. Participants must be able to read and write in English (at their grade level) to enter.

  3. By entering the competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. 

  4. To enter the competition, the online entry form must be completed and you must upload a picture of yourself. The photo may not be larger than 2MB – only JPGs or PNG formats accepted. Participants must be able to read and write in English (at their grade level) to enter.

  5. You may not be younger than 9 years nor older than 13 years by the starting date of the final round of the competition (1 July 2015).

  6. Competition entry is free and participants may only enter once during the qualifying competition period as set out in round 1. Entries are final and may not be changed after submission.

  7. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Lesotho and Swaziland. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if:

    a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of Ackermans
    b. You are an immediate family member, of the persons specified in 8(a).

  8. A group of 50 (25 girls and 25 boys) semi-finalists will be selected by a panel of Ackermans judges. The selection process will be based on creative and fashion forward entries from the first round. 

  9. The semi-finalists will be notified via email by 30 April 2015. 

Round 2:

  1. The second round of the competition will run from 15 May 2014 up until and including midnight on 31 May 2014.  
  2. Round 2 consists of the group of 50 (25 girls and 25 boys) semi-finalists which were selected in round 1.
  3. A package will be sent via post with materials and instructions on how to create and complete a fashion moodboard. Should the semi-finalist not receive the package by 15 May 2014, the semi-finalist should notify stylesquad@ackermans.co.za and they will be emailed the link to complete the online form but will need to compile their own moodboard using their own materials and at their own cost.
  4. 20 finalists (10 boys and 10 girls) will be selected by a panel of Ackermans judges. The selection process will be based on creative and fashion forward entries from the second round. 
  5. The finalists will be notified via email within two weeks of the closing date of the second round of the competition to arrange for handover of the prizes. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash. 

Final Round:

  1. The final round will start on 1 July 2015 and end on 30 June 2016.

  2. Should the organisers be unable to reach a finalist after 3 attempts, an alternative finalist will be selected.

  3. Each finalist will win the following:

    a. One of 20 iPad Minis (Wi-Fi + Cellular 16GB) including a 2GB per month x 12 months data package.
    b. An Ackermans voucher to the value of R250 per month for 10 months.
    c. Become an exclusive member of the Ackermans Style Squad team of fashion bloggers and feature on the Ackermans website and/or Facebook page for the duration of the final round.
    d. A personal logo and profile of themselves on the Ackermans Style Squad website (edited by Ackermans).
    e. A chance to win R15 000 in cash!

  4. Should the finalist be disqualified or for any other reason, need to leave the competition, they will forfeit their monthly Ackermans vouchers and their place in the Style Squad team. 

  5. The 20 finalists will be judged by a panel of Ackermans judges for the best pictures, content and effort of the 8-10 activities completed and submitted.

  6. The finalists’ activities and photos will be uploaded to the Ackermans Style Squad website and/or Facebook for others to view and share the content.

  7. The overall winner of the final round of this competition will be contacted in the second week of July 2016.

Rules:

  1. The finalists will be required to do the following on a monthly basis starting 1 July 2015 and ending 30 June 2016

  2. Complete a total of 8-10 activities all with specific deadlines.

    a. Complete the monthly activity communicated by Ackermans online using their iPad Mini and data package.
    b. Use their R250 Ackermans vouchers by purchasing clothing/shoes/accessories at Ackermans for themselves to wear in order to complete the activity.
    c. Using their iPad Mini, take pictures of themselves in their new Ackermans outfits.
    d. Fill in the activity form online and upload photos of themselves in the clothing/shoes/accessories from Ackermans using their iPad Mini and data package. The photo may not be larger than 2MB – only JPGs or PNG formats accepted.

  3. Should a finalist fail to complete more than 2 of the activities, they will be disqualified from the competition and forfeit any further prizes or rewards. Should a finalist not adhere to the rules of the competition, the finalist will be disqualified immediately.

  4. Should the finalist use up their data before the month end, Ackermans will not be responsible for replenishing the data. It is the responsibility of the finalist to find another means of uploading the activity. 

  5. Once issued, the iPad Mini becomes the responsibility of the finalist. Therefore the finalist is responsible for any damages or losses. 

  6. Each finalist will be given a Style Squad email address as the primary source of communication with the organisers of the Style Squad competition. This email address will be disabled upon the closing of the final round. 

  7. Ackermans and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prizes won in any of the rounds in this competition. 

  8. Participants give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes.

  9. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans.

  10. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Ackermans and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, commercial partners, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential;  (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Ackermans has about you;  (iii) the retention of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes.

  11. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning 021 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za or on the Ackermans mobile site. 

#MYSTYLEFILE Competition

Terms and Conditions

  1. The competition will run from April 2015, every month for 6 months.
  2. We will select one monthly winner who will win a R1000 gift card. Announcements will be made after each month.

  3. By entering the competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. 

  4. To enter the competition the person must create their own style on our style file http://www.ackermans.co.za/mystylefile-how-to In order to do this you need to have registered on our website. 

  5. Entry into the competition is free and participants may enter as many times as they want during the qualifying period by creating as many styles as they like. However a person may only WIN once during the competition period.

  6. The winner will be determined by staff from our marketing team and the process is overseen by an independent auditor. The selection is made on which style we think is the best and most captivating i.e. design and overall style.

  7. By entering into the competition you agree for us to upload your style on our social media platforms.

  8. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa Namibia, Botstwana, Lesotho and Swaziland. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: - You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the Pepkor Group of companies, its affiliates/divisions/subsidiaries or any other person who supplies goods or services in connection with the competition;

    You are a spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or associate of the persons specified in 5(a) above;

  9. The selection of the monthly winners will happen shortly after month end and the winner will be contacted within a week later.

  10. Winners will be contacted between 9am and 3pm on the day of the draw to arrange prize. Calls may be recorded for verification purposes. 

  11. An alternative winner will be drawn if after 3 attempted calls the organisers cannot reach the initial winner.

  12. Ackermans and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prize won in this competition.

  13. Winners give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes, unless refused.

  14. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans
  15. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Ackermans and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, commercial partners, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential;  (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Ackermans has about you;  (iii) the retention of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes; (iv) the use of your personal information to send you information about products, services, and special offers of the various companies in the Pepkor group that may be of interest or value to you; (v) a credit enquiry being conducted about you with any credit bureau or credit provider and providing your personal information to credit risk management services (including a credit bureau). 

  16. You can choose to be excluded from direct marketing by notifying Ackermans in writing or by registering a block on any registry which Ackermans is bound by law to recognise. Ackermans will not charge you a fee to update this request on its systems. Ackermans will give effect to any changes requested by you as soon as reasonably possible. 

  17. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning 021 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za.http://www.ackermans.co.za

A.Rewards Monthly Lucky Draws

Win: A share of R25 000 in virtual vouchers

Terms and Conditions

  1. The monthly lucky draw will run from 1 June 2015 up to and including 30 June  2015 (close of business)

  2. You are automatically entered into our monthly lucky draw if you purchased goods at any participating store in the month, and if you swiped your A.Rewards card when you made the purchase. Depending on your status level you will receive the following automatic entries: BRONZE Level = 1 automatic entries per Rand spent. SILVER Level = 2 automatic entries per Rand spent. GOLD Level = 3 automatic entries per Rand spent.
  3. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: -

    a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the Pepkor Group of companies, its affiliates/divisions/subsidiaries or any other person who supplies goods or services in connection with the competition;
    b. You are a spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or associate of the persons specified in 3(a) above;

  4. The draw for winners will happen within 1 week of the closing date of the competition. 25 winners will be selected randomly via a computer operated draw. Each prize will be a virtual voucher to the value of R1000, 00 that can be redeemed for goods at any Ackermans store in South Africa.

  5. Winners will be contacted via sms. 

  6. Prizes may not be exchanged for cash.

  7. Ackermans, and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prize won in this competition.
  8. Winners give Ackermans, and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes, unless refused.

  9. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans.

  10. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Ackermans and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, commercial partners, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential;  (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Ackermans has about you;  (iii) the retention of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes; (iv) the use of your personal information to send you information about products, services, and special offers of the various companies in the Pepkor group that may be of interest or value to you; (v) a credit enquiry being conducted about you with any credit bureau or credit provider and providing your personal information to credit risk management services (including a credit bureau). 
  11. You can choose to be excluded from direct marketing by notifying Ackermans in writing or by registering a block on any registry which Ackermans is bound by law to recognise. Ackermans will not charge you a fee to update this request on its systems. Ackermans will give effect to any changes requested by you as soon as reasonably possible. 

  12. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning (021) 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za or the Ackermans mobile site. 

Stand a chance to be one of 100 new account holders to be credited with R1000

Terms and Conditions

  1. The name of the competition is “Stand a chance to be one of 100 new account holders to be credited with R1000”
  2. The competition will run from 29 June 2015 until 05 October 2015. 

  3. By signing up for the Ackermans card that you have received in your mail pack you are entering the competition, and you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. 

  4. To enter the competition participants need to fill out the Ackermans card account form that was posted to them, fax it to (021) 928 1049 and then activate their account in-store at any Ackermans branch before the closing date of 05 October 2015. Should you choose to also sign up for the Ackermans club, your chances are automatically doubled to win.

  5. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: -

    a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the Pepkor Group of companies, its affiliates/divisions/subsidiaries or any other person who supplies goods or services in connection with the competition;
    b. You are a spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or associate of the persons specified in 5 (a) above;

    The draw for winners will take place on 26 June 2015. 

  6. 100 new account holders, will win a once off account credit of R1000 each to be credited to their account.

  7. Entrants will qualify to win the prize only if their Ackermans accounts are not in arrears at the time that winners are selected.

  8. Winners will be selected randomly via a computer operated draw which will be overseen by an auditor.  Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash.

  9. Winners will be drawn 1 week after the competition closes and contacted within 2 weeks after the draw takes place to verify details.

  10. Winners give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes, unless refused.

  11. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans.

  12. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Ackermans and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential;  (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Ackermans has about you;  (iii) the retention by Ackermans of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes; (iv) Ackermans using your personal information to send you information about products, services, and special offers of the various companies in the Pepkor group that may be of interest or value to you. 

  13. You can choose to be excluded from direct marketing by notifying Ackermans in writing or by registering a block on any registry which Ackermans is bound by law to recognise. Ackermans will not charge you a fee to update this request on its systems. Ackermans will give effect to any changes requested by you as soon as reasonably possible.

  14. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning (021) 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za.

Hello Teacher Lucky Draw

Terms and Conditions

  1. The competition will run from 30 June 24:00 to 31 July 2015 23:59.
  2. Ackermans Club customers will automatically entered into a lucky draw should they register on the Ackermans HelloTeacher website from 1 July 2015 to 31 July 2015.

  3. All Ackermans Club customers who register on the Ackermans HelloTeacher website will be automatically entered into the draw. 

  4. By entering the competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

  5. The competition is open to the all Ackermans Club customers participants within the Republic of South Africa. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: -

    a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the Pepkor Group of companies, its affiliates/divisions/subsidiaries or any other person who supplies goods or services in connection with the competition;
    b. You are a spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or associate of the persons specified in 5(a) above;

    The draw for winners will take place on 26 August 2015. 

  6. Winners will be selected by means of a random draw which is overseen by an independent auditor. 

  7. 10 Winners will win a R500 Ackermans virtual voucher. 

  8. Winners will be contacted between 10am and 3pm on the day of the draw to arrange prize. Calls may be recorded for verification purposes. 

  9. An alternative winner will be drawn if after 3 attempted calls the organisers cannot reach the initial winner.

  10. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash.

  11. Ackermans and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prize won in this competition.

  12. Winners give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes, unless refused. 

  13. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans.

  14. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Pep and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, commercial partners, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential;  (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Pep has about you;  (iii) the retention of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes; (iv) the use of your personal information to send you information about products, services, and special offers of the various companies in the Pepkor group that may be of interest or value to you; (v) a credit enquiry being conducted about you with any credit bureau or credit provider and providing your personal information to credit risk management services (including a credit bureau). 

  15. You can choose to be excluded from direct marketing by notifying Ackermans in writing or by registering a block on any registry which Ackermans is bound by law to recognise. Pep will not charge you a fee to update this request on its systems. Pep will give effect to any changes requested by you as soon as reasonably possible. 

  16. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning 021 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za

Customer Satisfaction

Terms and Conditions

  1. The competition will run from 1 July 2015 00:01 to 30 June 2016 23:59.
  2. By entering the competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. You may enter the competition via SMS or on the Internet. 

  3. Entry into the competition via the SMS survey channel will be charged at normal SMS rates, entry via the Internet channel, will require data. Customers can do the survey once a day, during the qualifying competition period. 

  4. To enter the competition a participant must SMS ‘MySay’ to 44007, you can do the survey via the Internet by clicking on the link provided or by SMS by replying with the word ‘GO’. The survey must be completed fully; no unfinished surveys will be taken into consideration. A completed survey will create an automatic entry into the competition.

  5. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: -

    a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the Pepkor Group of companies, its affiliates/divisions/subsidiaries or any other person who supplies goods or services in connection with the competition;
    b. You are a spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or associate of the persons specified in 5(a) above;

    The draw for winners will take place on 26 June 2015. 

  6. Monthly draws for a winner will happen 10 August 2015, 7 September 2015, 7 October 2015, 9 November 2015, 9 December 2015, 18 January 2016, 15 February 2016, 7 March 2016, 8 April 2016, 9 May 2016, 8 June 2016 and 11 July 2016.

  7. 10 Winners will win a R500 Ackermans virtual voucher. 

  8. Winner will win a R5 000 Ackermans gift card.

  9. Winners will be contacted between 10am and 3pm on the day of the draw to arrange prize. Calls may be recorded for verification purposes. 

  10. An alternative winner will be drawn if after 3 attempted calls the organisers cannot reach the initial winner.

  11. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash.

  12. Ackermans and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prize won in this competition.

  13. Winners give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes, unless refused.

  14. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans.

  15. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Pep and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, commercial partners, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential;  (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Pep has about you;  (iii) the retention of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes; (iv) the use of your personal information to send you information about products, services, and special offers of the various companies in the Pepkor group that may be of interest or value to you; (v) a credit enquiry being conducted about you with any credit bureau or credit provider and providing your personal information to credit risk management services (including a credit bureau).  

  16. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning 021 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za

Beautiful Grandma

Terms and Conditions

  1. The competition will run from 23 July – 30 July (midnight) 2015.
  2. By entering the competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. You may enter the competition via a comment on our Facebook competition post called number 1 grandma on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/AckermansSA.

  3. Facebook fans can enter the competition by posting a picture and motivation of their beautiful grandma telling us why they are grateful to have their grandma in their family’s life grandma below in the comment section.  

  4. Entry into the competition is free and participants may only enter once during the qualifying competition period. 

  5. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: -

    a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the Pepkor Group of companies, its affiliates/divisions/subsidiaries or any other person who supplies goods or services in connection with the competition;
    b. You are a spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or associate of the persons specified in 5(a) above;

    The draw for winners will take place on 26 June 2015. 

  6. The draw for winners will happen within 2 weeks of the closing date of the competition. 

  7. There will be 1 winner who will win a R1000 gift voucher for nominee (Grandma) and for the entrant.

  8. A computer generated selection will choose 10 winners. Ackermans staff will decide which motivation is most deserving of the prize out of the random selected 10. This process is overseen by an auditor.

  9. Winner will be contacted between 10am and 3pm on the day of the draw to arrange prize. Calls may be recorded for verification purposes. 

  10. An alternative winner will be drawn if after 3 attempted calls the organisers cannot reach the initial winner

  11. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash.

  12. Ackermans and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prize won in this competition.

  13. Winners give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes, unless refused.

  14. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans.

  15. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Ackermans and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, commercial partners, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential;  (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Ackermans has about you;  (iii) the retention of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes; (iv) the use of your personal information to send you information about products, services, and special offers of the various companies in the Pepkor group that may be of interest or value to you; (v) a credit enquiry being conducted about you with any credit bureau or credit provider and providing your personal information to credit risk management services (including a credit bureau).  

  16. You can choose to be excluded from direct marketing by notifying Ackermans in writing or by registering a block on any registry which Ackermans is bound by law to recognise. Pep will not charge you a fee to update this request on its systems. Pep will give effect to any changes requested by you as soon as reasonably possible. 

  17. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning 021 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za.

Women’s day 2015 competition

Terms and Conditions

  1. The competition will run from 24 July – 31 July (midnight) 2015.
  2. By entering the competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. Facebook fans can enter the competition by posting a picture and motivation of their beautiful grandma telling us why they are grateful to have their grandma in their family’s life grandma below in the comment section.  

  3. To enter the competition, you must

    a. complete the sentence “I am proud because…” and;
    b. use the hashtag #Iamproud via a comment on any of our Women’s day competition Facebook posts that are posted on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/AckermansSA) during 24 July – 31 July 2015. The sentence should tell us why they are proud of the person they have become.   

  4. By entering the competition, you permit us, should you be chosen as one of our winners, to use your statement to create motivational Facebook posts to use on our Facebook page.  We will credit you for the statement by adding your name to the Facebook post and by tagging you in the Facebook post when the motivation is used.  The winning posts will be posted on our Facebook page from 4 August – 7 August 2015.

  5. Entry into the competition is free and participants may enter once during the qualifying competition period. 

  6. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa, Nambia and Botswana. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: -

    You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the Pepkor Group of companies, its affiliates/divisions/subsidiaries or any other person who supplies goods or services in connection with the competition;
    You are a spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or associate of the persons specified in 5(a) above;

  7. will then use 5 statements to create motivational Facebook posts to be used on our Facebook page.  

  8. The 5 chosen statement writers will each win 1 x R1,000 Ackermans gift card.An alternative winner will be drawn if after 3 attempted calls the organisers cannot reach the initial winner.

  9. The draw for winners will happen on Monday, 3 August and the winners will be contacted on the same day.

  10. Winner will be contacted between 10am and 3pm on Monday, 3 August to arrange prize for the prize to be delivered. Calls may be recorded for verification purposes. 

  11. An alternative winner will be drawn if after 3 attempted calls the organisers cannot reach the initial winner.

  12. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash.

  13. Ackermans and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prize won in this competition.

  14. Winners give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes, unless refused.

  15. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans.

  16. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Ackermans and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, commercial partners, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential;  (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Ackermans has about you;  (iii) the retention of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes; (iv) the use of your personal information to send you information about products, services, and special offers of the various companies in the Pepkor group that may be of interest or value to you; (v) a credit enquiry being conducted about you with any credit bureau or credit provider and providing your personal information to credit risk management services (including a credit bureau). 

  17. You can choose to be excluded from direct marketing by notifying Ackermans in writing or by registering a block on any registry which Ackermans is bound by law to recognise. Pep will not charge you a fee to update this request on its systems. Pep will give effect to any changes requested by you as soon as reasonably possible. 

  18. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning 021 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za.

Facebook Fan of the Month

Terms and Conditions

  1. The Ackermans fan of the month is a monthly competition which will run throughout the calendar year (2015).
  2. Entry into the competition is free. Participants have to be an active Ackermans Facebook fan on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/AckermansSA in order to be a winner

  3. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: -

    a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the Pepkor Group of companies, its affiliates/divisions/subsidiaries or any other person who supplies goods or services in connection with the competition;
    b. You are a spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or associate of the persons specified in 5(a) above;

  4. The announcement of winners takes place during the first week of every month. Winners will be announced on our Ackermans Facebook page.

  5. The winner is selected via a Social Media tracking tool which looks at comments, likes and shares of the Facebook fan.

  6. There will be 3 monthly winners who will each win a R500 Ackermans gift card.  A fan can only win a voucher once during the calendar year.  

  7. Winners need to inbox their contact information to the administrators on our Facebook page and will be contacted to verify their details.  Calls may be recorded for verification purposes. 

  8. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash.

  9. Ackermans and their delivery agent does not accept responsibility or liability for any loss or damage and will also not be responsible or liable for any further expenses or fees required for purpose of using, applying or enjoying the prize won in this competition.

  10. Winners give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names for publicity purposes, unless refused.

  11. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the competition and any prizes, or any aspect thereof, for any reasons whatsoever and without notice. In such event, you hereby waive any rights or expectations which you may have against Ackermans and acknowledge that you will not have any recourse or claim of any nature against Ackermans.

  12. By participating in this competition, you consent to (i) the processing of your personal information by Pep and other companies in the Pepkor group, any of their operators, commercial partners, agents and sub-contractors (who may be outside South Africa) on the condition that they will keep such information confidential;  (ii) the collection of your personal information from any other source to supplement the personal information which Pep has about you;  (iii) the retention of your personal information for as long as permitted for legal, regulatory, fraud prevention and marketing purposes; (iv) the use of your personal information to send you information about products, services, and special offers of the various companies in the Pepkor group that may be of interest or value to you; (v) a credit enquiry being conducted about you with any credit bureau or credit provider and providing your personal information to credit risk management services (including a credit bureau). 

  13. You can choose to be excluded from direct marketing by notifying Ackermans in writing or by registering a block on any registry which Ackermans is bound by law to recognise. Pep will not charge you a fee to update this request on its systems. Pep will give effect to any changes requested by you as soon as reasonably possible. 

  14. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning 021 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za.