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COMPETITION Terms and Conditions

By participating in the competition, you agree to the rules set out below.

  1. This competition is open to all South African Residents who are 18 years of age or older, except persons who are directors, employees, agents, consultant’s sales representatives, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies of or any others engaged in the development, production or distribution of the competition or promotional materials for DH Brothers Industries (Pty) Ltd (Willowton Group) Participating Retailers or their affiliates, and spouses, life partners, brothers, sisters or immediate family members of those persons.
  2. In order to participate in the competition Participants will be required to share a recipe with a food emoji on the Facebook page @nowwecooking, in the “comments” section on the entry post.
  3. Participants will be required to:
    1. share their recipes and using at least one or more food Emoji’s in their submission;
    2. include the ingredients and method used to create the meal;
    3. use at least one product in the recipe from the Willowton Group (see full product range at willowtongroup.com)
  4. In addition, the recipes submitted must be creative as well as practical and easy to prepare for the average home cook.
  5. Entries for the competition will open on 6 June 2018 and will close on 3 July 2018.
  6. An independent panel of judges taking into account the entry criteria shall select the 20 finalists who will go on to compete for the grand prize. The judges’ decision shall be final and participants shall have no right to appeal the judges’ decision.  The names of the 20 Finalists will published on the social media platforms as well as the www.nowwecooking.co.za website on 16 July 2018.
  7. Each of the finalist recipes will then be prepared and recorded in a studio kitchen by a celebrity chef and will be aired on the following @nowwecooking social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram and the videos will be uploaded to www.nowwecooking.co.za. The finalist recipes will be uploaded between 13 June 2018 and 9 July 2018.
  8. The entries posted before or after the commencement and closing dates will not be considered.
  9. The public would then be called on to vote for their favourite recipes. Voting will open on 9 July 2018 and will close on 15 July 2018
    1. The public can cast their votes on the website: www.nowwecooking.co.za.
    2. Finalist can share their recipes to their own Facebook page with hashtags #nowwecooking and #cookingwithemojis for likes. These likes will also register as votes.
  10. The finalist who garners the most votes at the end of the voting period will be declared the winner of the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize Winner will be contacted on the 16 July 2018 and their name will be published on the platforms on 16 July 2018 together with the votes tally.
  11. Each of the selected 20 Finalist will each receive a R1000-00 (One Thousand Rand) shopping voucher.
  12. The Grand Prize winner will receive cash and appliances to the value of R50000-00 (fifty Thousand Rand).
  13. The Willowton Group reserves the right to terminate this competition at any time, at its sole discretion. The Willowton Group, reserves the right to withdraw any prize, substitute any prize herein mentioned on or before the closing date of the Competition without notice or cancel the competition at any time prior to any winners being announced and participants shall have no recourse against the organizers of the competition. The organizers’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  14. Any costs or expenses incurred in respect of items not specifically included in the prize are for the winner’s own account. Willowton Group, Participating retailers; promotors, marketing agents or affiliates and the competition organizers or any of their owners, directors, employees, agents or service providers will not be responsible for any other expenses which the winner may incur as a result of their acceptance of the prize, whether foreseen or not including expense to collect prize.
  15. The prizes for the finalist as well as the Grand Prize Winner will be distributed by no later than 31 July 2018.
  16. The Willowton Group, Participating Retailers their agents or affiliates and the competition organizers or any of its owners, directors, employees, agents or service providers are not liable for any loss or damages incurred whatsoever, whether directly or indirectly and all Competition winners hereby indemnify the Willowton Group, the Participating retailers and the Competition organizers or any of its owners, directors, employees, agents or service providers against any injuries or loss of life or damages incurred or sustained by the acceptance and usage of any prize. No warrantees of whatsoever nature are given on any competition products unless specifically indicated.
  17. The participants or participants entering or taking part in the competition authorise The Willowton Group, Participating Retailers to publish or distribute any or all the details of the participant or entrant and or to take pictures of the participant or use the participant’s details, written material entered into a competition or photographs in any advertising or promotional material without any liability on the part of Willowton Group, the Participating Retailer agents or affiliates and the competition organizers or any of its owners, directors, employees, agents or service providers and/ or remuneration due to the participant or entrant; You warrant to Willowton Group that any content or other form of intellectual property that you upload, submit or otherwise deliver in the course of entering into the competition, is your sole and exclusive intellectual property and that you have the legal right and all necessary consents and permissions to enable you to do so. You agree that where you upload, submit or otherwise deliver any content or other form of intellectual property in the course of entering the competition, you hereby irrevocably agree to the publication thereof on the Willowton Group website and in any other format that the Willowton Group deems fit and you furthermore, agree to assign and make over any and all intellectual property and commercial exploitation rights in and to any such content, including copyright and other forms of intellectual property to the Willowton Group on a royalty free basis and to sign and execute all such documentation as the Willowton Group may require to give full practical meaning and legal effect to the provisions of this paragraph. You agree that you shall have no claim against The Willowton group, Participating Retailer their agents or affiliates and the competition organizers or any of its owners, directors, employees, agents or service providers, now or at any point in future, for any intellectual property royalties or other forms of compensation whatsoever, including where the Willowton Group chooses to exploit any such content or intellectual property in any format and for any purpose whatsoever. You furthermore agree to hold The Willowton Group, Participating Retailer their agents or affiliates and the competition organizers or any of its owners, directors, employees, agents or service providers harmless and indemnify all of them fully against any claim made against it by any third party, including any intellectual property rights holder, as a result of your submission of any content that you do not own all of the intellectual property and commercial exploitation rights to.
  18. The Willowton Group, Participating Retailer their agents or affiliates and the competition organizers or any of its owners, directors, employees, agents or service providers are not responsible for lost, delayed, misdirected, unintelligible or incomplete electronic mail, telephone, electronic hardware and software program, network, internet and computer malfunctions, failures and difficulties, errors in transmission or any condition caused by events beyond the control of the Willowton Group which may cause the competition to be disrupted or corrupted.
  19. You further accept and give The Willowton Group, Participating Retailer the right to transfer, where applicable, your personal information:
    1. to any of its third parties for the purpose of processing the information which shall accord with the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (POPI); and
    2. outside of South Africa, such transfer shall confirm with the provisions of POPI.
  20. In the event of any uncertainty regarding any of these rules or in the event of any dispute arising out of the competition, the Willowton Group shall be entitled, at its discretion, to decide how the rules shall be applied or the dispute be resolved and, its decision shall be final and binding on all participants. Participants acknowledge that Willowton Group has no vested interest in awarding the competition to one person rather than another nor in limiting competitions, the total value of which is fixed, and accept that its decision in relation to all such matters will be made in good faith and is incontestable.