Competition Terms & Conditions

Style Squad 2018

Terms and Conditions: 

General:

  1. This competition will run from 30 March 2018 – 12 October 2018 and will consist of 5 rounds.
  2. There will be 2 winners – 1 girl and 1 boy.
  3. By entering this competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  4. Competition entry fee is free, subject to the provisions of clause 10 below, and only for children aged between 9 & 15 within the Republic of South Africa that are South African citizens (in possession of a valid South African ID book or card) and South African residents (in possession of a valid South African permanent residency permit).
  5. Competition entry is free and participants may only enter once during the qualifying competition period. Once final submission is made, entrants may make changes to their contact details or basic information only. To ensure that the changes are requested by the entrant him/herself, entrants will be required to correctly answer questions relating to their entry before any such changes will be made.
  6. Entrants can make changes specified in (5) by contacting our call centre on 0860 900 100 or info@ackermans.co.za. Queries will be answered on Monday to Friday between 8am and 5pm and can take up to 48 hours to be attended to.
  7. For every entry, a unique and valid email address is required from the parent/ guardian.
  8. You are not eligible to enter 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
    • A spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or associate of the person/s specified in 8(a)
  9. By confirming entry into the competition, the entrant’s parent/ guardian gives consent for the entrant to complete all rounds of the competition that he/she is eligible for.
  10. Entry into the competition, as well as the completion and submission of all activities, is done online, at the expense of the entrant and using his/ her own digital device.
  11. All prizes in this competition 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. Participants give Ackermans and its authorized agents consent to use their names and images for publicity purposes across any channel.
  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 Holdings Limited 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 (PHL) group that may be of interest or value to you.
  16. You can choose to be excluded from direct marketing by declining the marketing consent option on the competition entry form, notifying Ackermans in writing, or by registering a block on any registry which Ackermans is bound by law to recognize. 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. 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.
  18. These Terms and Conditions are also available by phoning (021) 900 1000 (standard Telkom rates apply) and at www.ackermans.co.za

Round 1:

  1. Round 1 of the competition will run from 30 March 2018 up until and including midnight on 30 April 2018. 
  2. You may enter the competition via the following channel: https://stylesquad.ackermans.co.za/enter
  3. To enter the competition, the online entry form must be completed, with all mandatory fields completed, and you must upload a picture of yourself. The photo may not be larger than 5MB – only JPEGs and GIFs accepted. Participants must be able to read and write English (at their grade level) to enter.
  4. Parents/ guardians are permitted to enter more than one child but will require a unique and valid email address for each child entered.
  5. You may not be younger than 9 years nor older than 15 years by the starting date of the first round of the competition (30 March 2018).
  6. The photo of the entrant’s outfit and the written description thereof cannot be changed after submission.
  7. Where multiple entries are received, only the first entry will be accepted.
  8. Upon successful completion of the entry form, all entrants will receive a SMS confirming their entry into the competition and notifying them of when the first activity will be sent via email. It is the entrant’s responsibility to ensure that the first activity deadline is not missed in order to progress in the competition.

Round 2:

  1. The second round of the competition will run from 1 – 31 May 2018.
  2. All successful entrants from round 1 will receive the first of 4 fashion activities via email on 1 May 2018. They are required to complete it online, according to the instructions given, by 22 May 2018 in order to continue in the competition.
  3. Once final submission of the first activity is confirmed, the entrants’ photos and supporting written content cannot be changed. Should a successful entrant not submit or correctly complete his/ her activity before midnight on 22 May, he/ she will automatically be disqualified from the competition without notice and no longer be eligible to continue.
  4. The entrants’ activities (including photos and written content) will be uploaded to the Ackermans Style Squad website and/or social media platforms for others to view and share the content.
  5. The public will be able to vote for their favourite entrants from those who have successfully completed the first activity within the given time. Entrants with the most votes will proceed to the next round.
  6. Voting will be open from 24 – 30 May 2018. Voting is free of charge and limited to 1 vote per person, per entrant. To vote, dial *130*602# from your cell phone and follow the prompts to enter the desired entrants’ unique number, which can be found on the gallery page of the website https://stylesquad.ackermans.co.za/gallery

Round 3:

  1. The third round of the competition will run from 1 June – 3 July 2018.
  2. Entrants who advance from the second round will be notified of their progression in the competition via email on 1 June 2018 and via SMS on 2 June 2018.
  3. These entrants will receive the second of 4 fashion activities via email on 1 June 2018. They are required to complete it online, according to the instructions given, by 22 June 2018 in order to continue in the competition.
  4. Once final submission of the second activity is confirmed, the entrants’ photos and supporting written content cannot be changed.
  5. Should a successful entrant not submit or correctly complete his/ her activity before midnight on 22 June 2018, he/ she will automatically be disqualified from the competition without notice and no longer be eligible to continue.
  6. The entrants’ activities (including photos and written content) will be uploaded to the Ackermans Style Squad website and/or social media platforms for others to view and share the content.
  7. The public will be able to vote for their favourite entrants from those who have successfully completed the second activity within the given time. Entrants with the most votes will proceed to the next round.
  8. Voting will be open from 25 June – 2 July 2018. Voting is free of charge and limited to 1 vote per person, per entrant. To vote, dial *130*602# from your cell phone and follow the prompts to enter the desired entrants’ unique number, which can be found on the gallery page of the websitehttps://stylesquad.ackermans.co.za/gallery

Round 4:

  1. The fourth round of the competition will run from 4 July – 5 August 2018.
  2. Entrants who advance from the third round will be notified of their progression in the competition via email on 4 July 2018 and via SMS on 5 July 2018.
  3. These entrants will receive the third of 4 fashion activities via email on 4 July 2018. They are required complete it online, according to the instructions given, by 25 July 2018 in order to continue in the competition. 
  4. Once final submission of the third activity is confirmed, the entrants’ photos and supporting written content cannot be changed.
  5. Should a successful entrant not submit or correctly complete his/ her activity before midnight on 25 July 2018, he/ she will automatically be disqualified from the competition without notice and no longer be eligible to continue.
  6. The entrants’ activities (including photos and written content) will be uploaded to the Ackermans Style Squad website and/or social media platforms for others to view and share the content.
  7. The public will be able to vote for their favourite entrants from those who have successfully completed the third activity within the given time. Entrants with the most votes will proceed to the next round.
  8. Voting will be open from 27 July – 3 August 2018. Voting is free of charge and limited to 1 vote per person, per entrant. To vote, dial *130*602# from your cell phone and follow the prompts to enter the desired entrants’ unique number, which can be found on the gallery page of the website https://stylesquad.ackermans.co.za/gallery

Round 5:

  1. Entrants who progress from the fourth round will become the Style Squad 2018 finalists and will receive the following prizes:
    1. Ackermans fashion voucher
    2. Style Squad memorabilia
    3. Title of a Style Squad finalist 2018
    4. A chance to:
      • Win 2x all-expenses paid trips to the Ackermans Support Centre in Cape Town to design and create their own summer and winter fashion ranges, which will be sold in all Ackermans stores across Southern Africa.
      • Win 2x all-expenses paid trips to Cape Town for professional photo shoots in each of the designed ranges.
      • Win R10 000 in cash.
      • Win an educational policy to the value of R10 000.
      • Win R5000 for their school.
  2. Prizes cannot be exchanged for cash.
  3. Finalists will be notified of their progression in the competition via email on 6 August 2018 and via SMS on 7 August 2018.
  4. The finalists will receive the fourth and final fashion activity via email on 10 August 2018. They are required to complete it online by 7 September 2018 in order to be eligible for selection as the Style Squad 2018 winners.
  5. Once final submission of the fourth activity is confirmed, the finalists’ photos and supporting written content cannot be changed.
  6. Should a finalist not submit or correctly complete his/ her activity before midnight on 7 September 2018, he/ she will automatically be disqualified from the competition without notice and no longer be eligible to win. 
  7. The fourth activity completed by the finalists will be reviewed by a panel of Ackermans judges and awarded points based on the creativity, design excellence, level of effort and instruction correctly followed by each finalist.
  8. The finalists with the highest scores will then be interviewed via phone or video call by the organisers.
  9. Should the organisers not reach the top scoring finalists after 3 attempts, the next highest scoring finalists will be contacted for the interview.
  10. The 2 winners (1 girl & 1 boy) will be selected based on a combination of the highest scores received for the fourth activity completed and the best performing interviews. The winners will be notified no later than 12 September 2018.
  11. Once the winners have been selected, the judges’ decisions are final and no debates will be entered into.
  12. Should the organizers be unable to reach the winners after 3 attempts, alternative winners will be selected.

Grand Prize:

  1. The 2 winners (1 girl and 1 boy) selected from round 5 will each take part in a fashion design program for Ackermans and their ranges of clothing (winter and summer ranges) will be sold in all Ackermans stores across Southern Africa.
  2. The 2 winners will have photoshoots for both summer and winter ranges.  Images and video footage from the photoshoots will be used to promote the fashion ranges across Ackermans’ advertising channels, which may include the Ackermans and third party websites, Ackermans social media platforms, Ackermans emailers/ smses, The Sound of Ackermans radio station, Ackermans magazine, any print titles, TV channels and in all Ackermans stores.
  3. The winners and one guardian/ parent will be required to travel to Cape Town on 4 occasions:

             a. 3-4 days which will be spent at the Ackermans Support Centre in Cape Town in order to design and finalise their winter range with the Ackermans team. Exact dates will be communicated by 28 September 2018.

             b. 1 day shoot in Cape Town for the winter range, exact dates will be communicated by end February 2019.

             c. 3-4 days which will be spent at the Ackermans Support Centre in Cape Town in order to design and finalise their summer range with the Ackermans team. Exact dates will be communicated end March 2019.

             d. 1 day shoot in Cape Town for the summer range, exact dates will be communicated by end July 2019.

       4. Should the winners be based outside of Cape Town, Ackermans will arrange and pay for flights, transport, accommodation (not applicable for 1 day photoshoots) and meals on behalf of the winners and  one guardian/ parent per winner:

  • Flights/ airlines will be selected based on best price and Ackermans will not be liable for any loss or damage to the luggage of the winners and parents/ guardians.
  • Any additional transport, other than for the purposes of the fashion range creations /photoshoots will be at the arrangement and expense of the winners’ parents/ guardians.
  • Ackermans will not cover any additional costs such as spa expenses, room service or mini bar usage.
  • Ackermans will not be responsible for supplying spending money or covering the costs of any leisure activities.
  • The winners will be provided with meals and beverages to a limited value while at the Ackermans Support Centre and selected hotels. Any breakfasts, lunches, dinners, beverages or snacks privately arranged by the winners or their parents/ guardians will be at their own expense.

      5. Last but not least the winners will have the title of Style Squad winners 2018

A. Rewards Club Charity Competition

  1. Ackermans A. Rewards club members can nominate a registered charity to stand a chance to win R5000. One charity will be chosen per month who will receive R5000 cash from Ackermans. Only charities that are registered will qualify for the nomination. The winning charity will be chosen at the end of each month when a magazine is published. That is a total of 8 charities per year that will benefit. 

  2. To enter the charity you have to describe what the charity does and why you support it. You have to include your Ackermans account number, a photo of yourself and contact details for you and the charity. All nominations has to be sent to The Editor, Ackermans letter, PO Box 440, Green Point 8051 or emailed to Leanne@newmediapub.co.za.

  3. Directors, members, partners, employees or agents of or consultants to anyone associated with the organisation of these competitions or a spouse, life partner, business partner, associate or family member of such a person are not eligible. 

  4. The prizes are as described and may not be transferred. The judges’ decisions are final and no correspondence will be entered into. 

  5. Should winners not be contactable telephonically, they will have 3 months from date of competition closure to claim their prize. Failure to do so will result in their entry being declared void. All winners may be asked to produce their ID documents and Ackermans cards when claiming their prizes.

  6. 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.

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

  8. 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.

  9. The Ackermans A. Rewards Club is only available if you are an Ackermans Account holder and currently residing in South Africa.

Customer Satisfaction Tracker

  1. The competition will run from the start of one calendar month and end on the last date of the month in question i.e. 01 Jan 00:01 to 31 Jan 23:59 each month.

  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 Ackermans, 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 between the 5th and 10th of the following calendar month, following the month in which the survey ran, i.e. for a survey run between 01 Jan 00:01 to 31 Jan 23:59, the draw will take place between the 5th to 10th of February.

  7. Winners will be selected by means of a random draw, based on the previous calendar month survey entries.

  8. Winner will receive a prize to the airtime of an Ackermans voucher to the value of R2000.

  9. In the event that the winner is on a contract option with their network provider company, a R 2000.00 Ackermans virtual voucher will be sent to the number the customer used to enter the survey.

  10. Winners will be contacted between 10am and 3pm on the day of the draw to arrange the 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. 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. 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 STAR and other companies in the STAR 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 STAR 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 STAR 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.

Cell C Ackerman’s Campaign

1. General

1.1 It is important that you understand and agree to these terms and conditions in order for you to participate in the Cell C Ackerman’s Campaign (the “Campaign”).
1.2 All standard terms and conditions of Cell C Limited and Cell C Service Provider Company (Pty) Limited apply to this Campaign.
1.3 This Campaign is organised by Cell C Limited, registration number 1999/007722/06 ("Cell C").
1.4 This Campaign is open to all Cell C customers who are over the age of 18 years and who purchase a selected Cell C handset from any participating Store, and successfully Rica and Recharge.
1.5 Directors, members, partners, employees or agents of or consultants to Cell C, or their sponsorship agency, or spouses, life partners, parents, children, brothers, sisters, business partners or associates of such persons are not eligible to enter the Campaign and cannot receive campaign rewards.
1.6 The Campaign will run from 01st April to the 30th September 2018 ("the Campaign period").
1.7 You understand that all information (including these terms and conditions) relating to this Campaign published on any promotional or advertising material or on our website at any time before or during the incentive period will form part of the terms and conditions of entry. Cell C also has the right to withdraw this Campaign before the final draw.

2. Rewards:

2.1 The rewards that can be claimed in this Campaign are as follows:

1. Fantasy @ R449 or R449.90:

a. 1GB per month x 6 months subject to a single R50 recharge per month.
b. Data is valid for 30x days from date of recharge
c. Only 1x recharge per calendar month allowed
d. This campaign is valid for 6 months from date of RICA

2. Fame @ R449 or R449.90:
a. 200MB per month x 6 months subject to a single R20 recharge per month.
b. Data is valid for 30x days from date of recharge
c. Only 1x recharge per calendar month allowed
d. This campaign is valid for 6 months from date of RICA

3. Deluxe / Luna @ R549 or R549.90:

a. 200MB per month x 6 months subject to a single R20 recharge per month.
b. Data is valid for 30x days from date of recharge
c. Only 1x recharge per calendar month allowed
d. This campaign is valid for 6 months from date of RICA

4. Jazz @ R 549 or R549.90:

a. 500MB per month x 12 months subject to a single R30 recharge per month.
b. Data is valid for 30x days from date of recharge
c. Only 1x recharge per calendar month allowed
d. This campaign is valid for 12 months from date of RICA

5. Summit @ R749 or R749.90:

a. 1GB per month x 12 months subject to a single R50 recharge per month.
b. Data is valid for 30x days from date of recharge
c. Only 1x recharge per calendar month allowed
d. This campaign is valid for 12 months from date of RICA

6. Summit + / Eclipse @ R749 or R749.90:

a. 500MB per month x 12 months subject to a single R30 recharge per month.
b. Data is valid for 30x days from date of recharge
c. Only 1x recharge per calendar month allowed
d. This campaign is valid for 12 months from date of RICA

7. Jewel @ R899 or R899.90:

a. 1GB per month x 12 months subject to a single R50 recharge per month.
b. Data is valid for 30x days from date of recharge
c. Only 1x recharge per calendar month allowed
d. This campaign is valid for 12 months from date of RICA

8. Titan @ R999 or R999.90:

a. 1GB per month x 12 months subject to a single R50 recharge per month.
b. Data is valid for 30x days from date of recharge
c. Only 1x recharge per calendar month allowed
d. This campaign is valid for 12 months from date of RICA

2.2 You understand that no reward may be exchanged for cash. Cell C reserve the right to substitute, change or exchange any reward with another reward of similar commercial value without notice, in their sole discretion. You will not have a claim against Cell C in this event.

2.3 It is important that you understand that all participants in the Campaign indemnify Cell C its directors, affiliates, members, partners, employees, agents, consultants, suppliers, contractors and sponsors against any loss or damages, either direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise, arising from its participation in this Campaign.

3. How to participate in the Campaign:

3.1 To participate in this Campaign, you must:

3.1.1 Be over the age of 18 years and be in possession of a valid South African ID book or passport;
3.1.2 Purchase a Cell C Handset any participating Store store during the Campaign Period, and successfully Rica your SIM.
3.1.3 Customer must recharge with the full amount applicable to the specific handset, recharges are NOT accumulative.

3.2 Once the above conditions have been met, after 24 Hrs you will receive the following value depending on the handset purchase:

3.3 Customers are only eligible for 1 reward per month, irrespective of the number of recharges.

3.4 Customers must Rica and Recharge within the Campaign Period to qualify for the rewards

4. If you qualify for the Campaign Rewards:

4.1 You will receive a sms notification, informing you that your account has been successfully loaded and must be used within the applicable window depending on the handset purchased from date and time of activation. You agree that Cell C may contact you by SMS.

4.2 Cell C reserves the right to verify, by whatever means necessary, your eligibility to participate in this Campaign
4.3 If you receive a reward, Cell C may ask you if we can publish your name and photograph at no cost to you, for any advertising, promotional, print, point of sale or public relations material for a period of 12 (twelve) months from the end of the Campaign period. You are entitled to say no to this request.

4.4 Cell C cannot be held liable for the interception or loss of your personal information while transmitted, stored or processed across the internet, including social media sites and assumes no liability for any such interception or loss.

4.5 It is important that you understand that all participants in the Campaign indemnify Cell C and its directors, affiliates, members, partners, employees, agents, consultants, suppliers, contractors and sponsors against any loss or damages, either direct, indirect, consequential or otherwise, arising from its participation in this Campaign. Prior to receiving the reward, Cell C may require you to sign such an indemnity.

4.6 Cell C may amend, modify or otherwise change these terms and conditions in its sole and absolute discretion on notice to you and the amended version will be displayed in the same media as these terms and conditions. By participating or continuing to participate in the Campaign, you agree and understand that you will be bound by the amended terms and condition.

VODACOM 3G and 4G device retail Smartphone Promotion  

Terms and Conditions: 

  1. The Vodacom 3G and 4G smartphone retail campaign (the “Promotion”) will run from 01 April 2018 until 30 September 2018 (both days inclusive) (the “Promotion Period”).

  2. New and existing Vodacom prepaid customers (excluding Community Service and SIGI customers) can participate in the promotion.

      a. Post-paid, Hybrid/Top-Up, both new and existing, as well as existing prepaid customers are excluded from this promotion.

  3. A qualifying customer purchasing a new, qualifying 3G smartphone from a  Vodacom Franchise or National Chain store on prepaid will get 100MB every month for 6 months provided that they meet a total monthly recharge value of R12,00.

      i. Customers has to recharge with R12,00 every 30 days to receive their data allocation.

        (the “Recharge Criteria”)

  4. A qualifying customer purchasing a new, qualifying 4G smartphone from a  Vodacom Franchise or National Chain store on prepaid will get 200MB every month for 6 months provided that they meet a monthly recharge criteria of R29,00

      i. Customers has to recharge with the R29,00 every 30 days to receive their data allocation.

        (the “Recharge Criteria”)

  5. A qualifying smartphone is defined as a mobile phone that performs many of the functions of a computer, typically having a touchscreen interface, Internet access, and an operating system capable of running downloaded applications. In addition a Smartphone is as per GSM classification/ definition.   
  6. 100MB (100 megabytes) for 3G enabled smartphones and 200MB (200 megabytes) for 4G enabled smartphones will only be activated if the new Vodacom Prepaid SIM card is inserted into the qualifying smartphone purchased at participating Vodacom Franchise or participating retailers. 
  7. The data allocations have a 7 day validity period monthly. 

  8. Data rewards are available for use within a specified validity period of 7 (seven) days from date of activation. 
  9. Allocation may take up to 72 (seventy two) hours from activation.
  10. Data may not be transferred 
  11. Data allocated does not apply to data roaming.
  12. Data allocated will not carry with it a separate out-of-bundle rate and the standard out-of-bundle rate specific to the customer’s prepaid price plan will apply for any out-of-bundle usage of R2,00 per minute.  
  13. The Promotion is only valid in selected Vodacom Franchise stores and National Chains during the Promotion Period.
  14. The duration of the Promotion may be extended or curtailed at the discretion of Vodacom.  
  15. In the event of a dispute in regard to any aspect of the Promotion and/or the Terms and Conditions, Vodacom’s decision will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into.
  16. Neither Vodacom or any other person or party associated with the Promotion, their associated companies, agents, contractors and sponsors and any of its personnel involved in the competition, shall be liable whatsoever for any loss or damage incurred or suffered (including but not limited to direct or indirect or consequential loss), death or personal injury suffered or sustained arising from participation in the Promotion.  

  17. If Vodacom is required by law to alter or cancel any aspect of the Promotion or to terminate it as a result of changes in legislation, or for any reason whatsoever, it will have the right to terminate the Promotion being offered, with immediate effect and without notice. In such event all participants hereby waive any rights which they may have against the Vodacom and its associated companies, agents, contractors and/or sponsors.

  18. All information relating to the Promotion which is published on any marketing material will form part of these Terms and Conditions. In the event of any conflict between such marketing material and these Terms and Conditions, these Terms and Conditions shall prevail. 

  19. These terms and conditions must be read in conjunction with the Vodacom standard T&Cs.

ACKERMANS BABY OF THE YEAR Competition 2018

  1. The competition will run from 26 July – 3 December 2018 and made up of three rounds to determine the 4 finalists per round (12 finalists in total). 

  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. Twins or triplets must be entered as individual entries. A unique email address is required for each baby entered.  

  5. Entries are final and photos cannot be changed. 

  6. Only 1 entry per baby for the full duration of the competition entry period is permitted. If repeat entries are received, only the first entry will be considered.

  7. Participants will automatically be placed in a specific round depending on the date in which they entered.

  8. To enter the competition a parent/guardian has to complete the online entry form on the Ackermans website and upload a picture of their baby. The photo may not be larger than 5MB – only JPGs or GIFs formats accepted. 

  9. Photos submitted must have been taken within the last month before entry.

  10. The baby may not be older than 24 months on the closing date of the entries for the competition, 26 October 2018.  Entries for babies born prior to 26 October 2016 will not be allowed.

  11. The competition is only open to residents within the Republic of South Africa.

  12. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: -

      a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of Ackermans a division of Pepkor Trading (Pty) Ltd.
      b. You are an immediate family member, of the panel of judges as mentioned in 13(a) below.

  13. FINALISTS

      a. A panel of judges will select 12 finalists in total over the competition period. 4 finalists will be selected per round.

         i. Round 1: 26 July 2018 – 30 August 2018
         ii. Round 2: 31 August 2018 – 27 September 2018
         iii.Round 3: 28 September 2018 – 26 October 2018

      b. The 4 finalists for each round will be announced on the following dates:

         i. Round 1: 14 September 2018
         ii. Round 2: 12 October 2018
         iii.Round 3: 2 November 2018

      c. The 12 finalists will be featured on:

         i. Ackermans website (www.ackermans.co.za);
         ii. Ackermans Facebook page (www.facebook.com/AckermansSA);
         iii. Ackermans Instagram page (www.instagram.com?Ackermans_za); and
         iv. Ackermans app.

      d. Finalists from each round will be contacted prior to the announcement dates listed in 13(b). 

  14. WINNER:

      a. Voting will be open to the public to select 1 winner from the 12 finalists.

      b. The winner announcement will take place on 3 December 2018.

      c. The winner will be contacted prior to the announcement date in 14(b).

      d. The winner will be featured in:

         i. Ackermans website (www.ackermans.co.za);
         ii. Ackermans Facebook page (www.facebook.com/AckermansSA);
         iii. Ackermans Instagram page (www.instagram.com?Ackermans_za);
         iv. Ackermans app; and
         v. Ackermans in-store posters.

  15. If after 3 attempted calls the organisers cannot reach the initial winner to arrange for prize delivery, the baby with the next highest number of votes will be named the winner.

  16. The winner will be expected to fulfil the following/some duties from time to time and until the next Baby of the Year competition:

         - Be available for photo shoots and be willing to feature in any advertising for Ackermans for free if required.
         - Be prepared to travel to Cape Town or Johannesburg for the shoot if required.  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 is not limited to, print, television, in-store and on-line material.

         - Provide/share information about the baby i.e. likes and dislikes, favourite food, favourite toy etc.

  17. Competition prizes to the value of R100 000 will be awarded as follows:

      a. The 11 finalists will each receive a R1 500 Ackermans gift card, a R1 500 cash voucher and a Baby of the Year 2018 finalist trophy.

      b. The winner will become the face of Ackermans, receiving a photo shoot experience in Cape Town, including flights and transport, a R20 000 education policy, a R5000 Ackermans gift card, a R5 000 cash voucher, a pamper hamper for the parent/ guardian, 1 year’s supply of Pampers nappies, 1 year’s subscription to a Media24 magazine title of choice and a Baby of the Year 2018 winner trophy.

  18. VOTING:

      a. You are only able to vote once per baby for the winner.

      b. Details on how to vote will be communicated via the following platforms when the last of the 12 finalists are announced on 2 November 2018:

         i. Ackermans website (www.ackermans.co.za);
         ii. Ackermans Facebook page (www.facebook.com/AckermansSA);

     c. Voting for the winner is open from 2 – 23 November 2018.

      d. The number of votes received for each baby will not be disclosed.

  19. GROUNDS FOR DISQUALIFICATION:

    Entrants will be immediately disqualified without notice to the parent/ guardian if the following occurs:

      a. False information about the entrant is submitted;

      b. Photo of the entrant supplied is not a true reflection of the entrant;

      c. Illegal campaigning or activities are run by parent/guardian or immediate family member of entrant to increase votes; and

      d. Photo of the entrant displays nudity or inappropriate behaviour not in keeping with the Ackermans company values.

  20. 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 this competition.

  21. 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.

  22. 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. 

  23. 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.

  24. Ackermans operates 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. 

Womans competition 

  1. The name of the competition is Ackermans woman new store opening beauty hamper giveaway.

  2. The competition will run from 28 September 2018 to and including 4 October 2018.
  3. By entering the competition, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. You may enter the competition via Facebook. 7 Winners will be drawn and each will win a beauty hamper.

  4. Entry into the competition costs nothing and participants may enter once during the qualifying competition period.

  5. To enter the competition a Participant has to take a picture of themselves at the Burgersfort, Kempton Park, Ladysmith or Zevenwacht Ackermans Woman stores and post it in the comments section of the competition Facebook post.

  6. The competition is open to all participants within the Republic of South Africa that are South African citizens (in possession of a valid South African ID book or card) and South African residents (in possession of a valid South African permanent residency permit)   with access to a bank account. You are not eligible to participate in this competition if: -

      a. You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of the Ackermans 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 6(a) above.

  7. The 7 winners will be selected via a judge’s panel on 05 October 2018.

  8. Each of the 7 winners will receive one beauty hamper.

  9. Winners will be announced on Facebook between 10am and 3pm on the day of the draw. Winners need to supply a delivery address to Ackermans via Facebook messaging to arrange for the prize to be couriered to the winner.

  10. An alternative winner will be selected if after 3 days the initial winner does not respond to the Facebook announcement post.

  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 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.

  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. 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.

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

MTN Terms and Conditions

  1. Offers valid 01/10/2018 − 31/01/2019 or while stocks last.

  2. Device colours may vary from those illustrated.  All deals subject to in-store activation of MTN PayAsYouGo starter pack, device and RICA registration.
  3. For RICA, Bring your ID and proof of residence, or affidavit thereof, to register for RICA.  E&OE.

  4. The promotion is to be awarded when a customer takes up a specific 3G and 4G MTN PayAsYouGo device(s) with a “new” MTN PayAsYouGo Sim.

  5. Qualifying Customers will not be charged for the FREE additional Data (200MB) when provisioned.

  6. Qualifying Customers will receive the FREE additional Data (100MB or 200MB) per month for 6 months and a monthly WhatsApp bundle for the first 3 months from SIM activation.

  7. This promotion is only available to “new” MTN PayAsYouGo/ Prepaid customers.

  8. The FREE Data Bundle will be valid for 7 days from being provisioned. The customer can only receive the offer once per MSISDN (new MTN PayAsYouGo SIM).

  9. he FREE promo inclusive data value will always deplete 1st before any purchased inclusive data value. Once the FREE inclusive data value (and 200MB) has been depleted, customers will be charged an Out of Bundle Rate (Base Priceplan Data Rate) from their Airtime or it will deplete their data bundle (if one is loaded).

  10. Devices are split into the following Technology’s:

Device / Technology

FREE Data Bundle

FREE WhatsApp

3G

100MB

1GB Monthly WhatsApp data

LTE

200MB

1GB Monthly WhatsApp data

CELL C: ShoutOut Data Bundles Terms and Conditions

  1. ShoutOut data bundles are available on Promotion until 31 December 2018 or while stocks last.

  2. Cell C reserves the right to suspend the ShoutOut Bundle offer in its sole discretion.
  3. R17 shout out bundle valid for 30 days per month for 6 (six) months on a 3G device and 12 (twelve) months on a 4G device both subject to R20 recharge once off per month.

  4. ShoutOut bundles provide for access to WhatsApp and Facebook while the bundle is still valid.

  5. WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger voice and video calls are excluded from the bundle and will incur additional data costs. All prices include VAT.

  6. Promotion valid on selected devices.

Vodacom: Buy a smartphone and Get value back in data Terms and Conditions

  1. Promotion will run from 09h00 on 01 November 2018 until 17h00 on 31 January 2019.

  2. Qualifying Vodacom customers purchasing a new Vodacom issued device will be eligible to qualify for the following benefit:
  3. A free data bundle valid for  7 (seven) days (the “Free Data Bundle”) from up to 72 (seventy two) hours from the date of activation (there is no recharge criteria);

  4. The Free Data Bundle have a 12 month recurring cycle, i.e. customers will receive their data allocation once every month (to use the data for seven (7) days) and they will receive monthly allocations for twelve (12) months.

  5. The Free Data Bundle offer will only be activated if the qualifying Vodacom customer exclusively uses the new SIM valid for the promotion.

  6. Data allocated will not carry a separate out of bundle rate and the standard out-of-bundle rate specific to the customer’s prepaid price plan will apply for any out-of-bundle usage.

  7. Promotion valid on selected devices.

SPEND ON YOUR ACCOUNT THIS BLACK FRIDAY, AND STAND TO WIN YOUR PURCHASE BACK

  1. The name of the campaign is “Spend on your Ackermans Account Card this Black Friday and stand to win your purchases back”

  2. The campaign will run on 23 November 2018.
  3. If you purchase on your Ackermans Account Card, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this offer.

  4. Only customers who have received a SMS with an offer to activate their card and make a purchase on their Ackermans Account Card at Ackermans on 23 November 2018 will qualify for this offer.

  5. 100 customers will stand the chance to have their purchases, limited to R1000 made on 23 November 2018, credited to their account.  The selection will be done by random draw.

  6. Winners will have their purchases of up to R1000 cleared from their accounts.

  7. The offer is open to customers who received an offer SMS within the Republic of South Africa. You are not eligible to participate in this campaign if:

    a) You are a director, member, partner, employee, agent or consultant of Ackermans, its affiliates/divisions/subsidiaries;

    b) You are a spouse, life partner, parent, child or sibling, immediate family member, business partner or
         associate of the persons specified in 7 (a) above;

  8. Customers will only qualify once for this offer.

  9. Winners selected will have their actual purchase made on the 23 November 2018 limited to R1000 credited to their account on 27 November 2018.

  10. Ackermans reserves the right to vary, suspend, postpone or terminate the campaign 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.

  11. By participating in this campaign, 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.

  12. 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.

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

  14. Tenacity Financial Services (Pty) Ltd (registration number 2007/003071/07) is an authorised financial services (FSP46804) and registered credit provider (NCRCP1638)