Bacio Grazie Mille Giveaway Official Rules

NOT OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC. This sweepstakes is sponsored by the Bacio Cheese Company (“Bacio”), 1830 West 38th Avenue, Denver, Colorado 80211.  This sweepstakes is open only to the owner of each company that is a Bacio Gold Club customer (each, a “Customer” and collectively, the “Customers”).  Each Customer must be a legal resident of the United States, eighteen (18) years or older at the time of participation, and meet the purchase qualifications set forth in these sweepstakes rules; however, the sweepstakes is void where otherwise prohibited or restricted by law.  Employees of Bacio, its affiliates, licensees, franchisees, advertising and promotional agencies and the immediate family members of each are not eligible.

There will be eight (8) qualification periods for the 8 Vespa® scooter prize drawings.  One Vespa® scooter will be given away each Vespa® Qualification Period (as defined below) unless Bacio earlier terminates the sweepstakes.  The qualification periods begin each Sunday at 12:01 AM (EST) and end each Saturday at 11:59 PM (EST) for the following periods (which each shall be referred to as a “Vespa® Qualification Period”):

Beginning Date End Date
October 6, 2013 October 12, 2013
October 13, 2013 October 19, 2013
October 20, 2013 October 26, 2013
October 27, 2013 November 2, 2013
November 3, 2013 November 9, 2013
November 10, 2013 November 16, 2013
November 17, 2013 November 23, 2013
November 24, 2013 November 30, 2013

 

To qualify to win a Vespa® scooter in each Vespa® Qualification Period, a Gold Club Customer must purchase a minimum of 200 pounds of Bacio cheese during each Vespa® Qualification Period.  Each Customer is eligible to win only one Vespa® scooter; once a Customer has won a Vespa® scooter, such Customer is ineligible to win another Vespa® scooter during any Vespa® Qualification Period.

There will be one (1) qualification period for the grand prize drawing, in which four (4) Fiat® 500 Pop automobiles will be given away to four separate winners.  The qualification period for the Fiat® 500 Pop automobiles begins on Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 12:01 AM (EDT) and ends on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 11:59 PM (EST) (the “Qualification Period”).  To qualify to win one Fiat® 500 Pop automobile, a Gold Club Customer must make a minimum of eight (8) weeks of purchases of at least 200 pounds of Bacio cheese per purchase during the Qualification Period, totaling a minimum overall purchase during the Qualification Period of at least 1,600 pounds of Bacio cheese.  Each eligible Customer may win only one prize of each kind during the Qualification Period; once a Customer wins a Vespa® scooter or Fiat® automobile, such Customer is ineligible to win an additional Vespa® scooter or Fiat® 500 Pop automobile, respectively.

There will be sixteen (16) qualification periods in which a Customer will be eligible for a rebate on Bacio cheese purchases if such Customer is a member of the Bacio Gold Club.  Customer must be a member of the Bacio Gold Club as of the beginning date for each qualification period to be eligible in that qualification period. There will be no retroactive rebate pay-outs. Enrollment information is available at www.baciocheese.com or through a Bacio Account Manager.  The first eight (8) qualification periods, in which a Customer will be entitled to a $0.18 per pound rebate on Bacio cheese purchases,  begin each Sunday at 12:01 AM () and end each Saturday at 11:59 PM (EST) for the following periods (each of which shall be referred to as a “$0.18 Rebate Qualification Period”):

Beginning Date End Date
October 6, 2013 October 12, 2013
October 13, 2013 October 19, 2013
October 20, 2013 October 26, 2013
October 27, 2013 November 2, 2013
November 3, 2013 November 9, 2013
November 10, 2013 November 16, 2013
November 17, 2013 November 23, 2013
November 24, 2013 November 30, 2013

 

The remaining eight (8) qualification periods, in which a Customer will be entitled to a $0.12 per pound rebate on Bacio cheese purchases,  begin each Sunday at 12:01 AM (EST) and end each Saturday at 11:59 PM (EST) for the following periods (each of which shall be referred to as a “$0.12 Rebate Qualification Period”):

Beginning Date End Date
December 1, 2013 December 7, 2013
December 8, 2013 December 14, 2013
December 15, 2013 December 21, 2013
December 22, 2013 December 28, 2013
December 29, 2013 January 4, 2014
January 5, 2014 January 11, 2014
January 12, 2014 January 18, 2014
January 19, 2014 January 25, 2014

 

In order for a Customer to qualify for a rebate in any $0.18 Rebate Qualification Period or $0.12 Rebate Qualification Period, such Customer must purchase Bacio cheese in each $0.18 Rebate Qualification Period or $0.12 Rebate Qualification Period.  Any rebate earned by a Customer on Bacio cheese will be paid via VISA Cash Back Rewards cards.  For each Customer who qualifies, a VISA Cash Back Reward card will be mailed within seven (7) days from the end of the prior month for any rebate earned in the preceding month.

By entering, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of Bacio, which shall be final and binding on all participants as a condition of entry. All federal, state, and local laws apply.  Bacio and the employees, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, and representatives of Bacio and its affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising, promotion and legal advisors are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, or incomplete entries; (ii) telephone, electronic, hardware, or software program, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties; (iii) errors in transmission; (iv) any condition caused by events beyond the control of  Bacio that may cause the sweepstakes to be disrupted or corrupted; (v) any injuries, losses, damages or tax liabilities of any kind caused by a prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of a prize, or from participation in the sweepstakes; or (vi) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the sweepstakes.

Bacio reserves the right to disqualify any participant or winner who it believes has tampered with the entry process, violates these rules, or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.  Qualification for each sweepstakes is determined at the sole and absolute discretion of Bacio.  Prizes will be awarded in a random drawing held from among all eligible entries within a given Qualification Period.  Odds of winning depend on the total number of entries received. In any case, entries may be disqualified by Bacio for any reason.  Bacio reserves the right to terminate the sweepstakes at any time.

 

Each drawing will be for the following prizes:

Eight (8) Weekly Prizes: One (1) Vespa® LX 50 4V (ARV $3,399).  The Vespa® has a Single-Cylinder 4 stroke engine, Electric Kick Starter, Transmission is Automatic Twist & Go, 2.3 Gallons, Max Speed is 39 mph. Winners must pick up the Vespa® at the dealership closest to the winners home. Color options will be based on availability from the dealership at the time of winning. Winner must have a valid driver’s license and be able to show proof of insurance at the time of picking up the prize. Winner will be required to pick up the Vespa®  within 14 days of notification from the dealership that the Vespa® is available. Vespa® tax, title and license will be paid by Bacio and will be added to the actual retail value (“ARV”) of the prize for tax liability purposes.  All State and Federal Income Tax payments are the responsibility of the winner.  An Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) Form 1099 will be issued to the winner for filing purposes.  Winner is responsible for transportation to and from the dealership, including all related costs incurred.  Allow 3-4 weeks for delivery of the prize.  The winner is financially responsible for any feature upgrades added to the Vespa® LX50 4V prize.

Four (4) Grand Prizes: 2014 Fiat® 500 Pop (ARV $16,100) with standard equipment plus custom pizzeria branding (up to $2500): 31City/40 Highway mpg, Five Speed Manual Transmission, AM/FM/CD, Auxiliary Input Jack, 7 Airbags, AC, Power Windows, Locks and Mirrors.  Winner must provide Bacio Cheese with the pizzeria logo and Bacio Cheese will design custom wrapping or decals for the Fiat. Pizzeria will have the opportunity to approve the design prior to application. Bacio Cheese will arrange decoration with a local detailer and the car dealership. Winner must pick up the Fiat 500 Pop at the dealership closest to the winners home.  Color of the vehicle will depend upon availability from the closest dealership to the winner’s residence.  Winner must have a valid driver’s license and be able to show proof of insurance at the time of picking up the prize.  The tax, title, license and custom branding will be paid by Bacio and will be added to the ARV of the prize for tax liability purposes.  All State and Federal Income Tax payments are the responsibility of the winner.  An IRS Form 1099 will be issued to the winner for filing purposes.  Winner is responsible for transportation to and from the dealership, including all related costs incurred.  Allow 8-10 weeks for delivery of the prize. The winner is financially responsible for any feature upgrades added to the Fiat® 500 Pop prize.

Winner(s) will be selected at random by a third party administrator, whose decisions on all matters relating to this drawing shall be final and binding.  Winner(s) will be notified by telephone.  Administrator will attempt to contact each winner 2 times by telephone.  If any winner does not respond to such telephone notification within 3 days of its transmission, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected at random.  Winner(s) may not substitute or transfer prizes.  Bacio reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event a prize is unavailable.  Prizes are not redeemable for cash.  Limit: one prize of each kind per Customer.  Winner(s) will be responsible for all applicable state and federal taxes on any prize awarded to them and will receive an IRS Form 1099 marked as other income for the year in which the prize is distributed.

The owner of each company that is a Bacio customer is eligible to win a prize on behalf of such Customer.  Prizes are non-transferable and can only be claimed by Customer.  Prize will be awarded to the owner of the Bacio customer at the time the prize is distributed to such Bacio customer.  Each winner must show a valid driver’s license and proof of insurance to be eligible to claim their prize and prize must be claimed by the winning Customer.

Except where prohibited by law, entry constitutes permission to use winners’ names, hometowns and likenesses for online posting, and/or any advertising and publicity without any additional compensation. Winner(s) will be required to sign and return within 10 days of receipt a release of liability, declaration of eligibility, and a publicity consent agreement, as conditions of receiving a prize. Failure to comply with the aforementioned conditions shall result in forfeiture of the prize.  Acceptance of any prize grants Bacio the right to use the winning Customer’s business name and logo in advertising.

Any inquiries or questions regarding this sweepstakes, including any request for the names of the winners, may be sent by email to info@baciocheese.com or by regular mail to Bacio Cheese Company at the address set forth above with attention to Sarah Daly.

Chrysler Group, LLC  and Piaggio Group Americas, LLC are not sponsors of this sweepstakes and therefore have no responsibility for the administration or fulfillment of the sweepstakes.