THE STAPLES FUEL YOUR SUMMER SWEEPSTAKES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES.

A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

 

  1. Promotion Period: The Staples Fuel Your Summer Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:01 a.m.  Eastern Time (“ET”) on July 24, 2022 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on August 6, 2022 (“Promotion Period”).

 

  1. Eligibility: Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C., who are 18 years of age and older who are Staples Rewards members as of date of entry.  To sign up for a free Staples Rewards membership, visit https://www.staples.com/grs/rewards/programoverview.  Employees of Staples the Office Superstore, LLC (“Sponsor”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”), and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and the immediate family members of their employees or those residing in the same household are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law. Subject to all federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and ordinances.

 

  1. Two (2) Ways To Enter:
    1) During the Promotion Period, for every $50 you spend on products and services within a single transaction at a Staples retail store using your Staples Rewards membership number at checkout you will automatically receive one (1) entry (“Entry”) into the Sweepstakes.  Spend requirement must be met after all discounts, rewards, instant savings offers and coupons have been applied, and before taxes have been calculated. Entrants will not receive an acknowledgement that their entry was received.  Staples.com, Instacart and Buy Online and Pick Up In Store purchases are not valid for Sweepstakes entry.

    2) To receive one (1) Entry without making a purchase, hand print your first name, last name, address, city, state, zip code, telephone number, date of birth, email address and Staples Rewards membership number, on a 3" x 5" piece of paper, insert it into an envelope, affix postage and mail it to: The Staples Fuel Your Summer Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 7690, Melville, NY 11775-7690, to be postmarked by August 6, 2022 and received by August 12, 2022.  Mechanically reproduced or photocopied mailed Entries are automatically void.  Incomplete Entries are void.  Limit one (1) mailed Entry per envelope. Entries must be hand-addressed and complete in order to be eligible.    

 

Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Any Entry not in compliance with the above or which does not meet all the Sweepstakes rules may be disqualified. 

 

  1. Random Drawing/Winner Notification: There will be a total of five (5) winners. On or about August 16, 2022 the potential winners will be selected from among all eligible Entries received.  Drawing will be conducted by the Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.  Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible Entries.  All winners will be subject to verification of eligibility.  Potential winners will be contacted by email, beginning on/about August 18, 2022 and will be required to electronically complete a Declaration of Eligibility, Release of Liability, Prize Acceptance Form and, where legally permissible, a Publicity Release within 5 days of attempted notification.  Noncompliance within this time period may result in disqualification and an alternate potential winner may be selected.  A maximum of 3 rounds of alternate potential winners will be selected, after such time any remaining prizes will not be awarded.  Sponsor assumes no responsibility for undeliverable emails including, but not limited to, those resulting from any form of active or passive filtering by email service providers or for insufficient space in user’s account to receive email. 

 

  1. Prizes: Each winner will receive a $5,000 Visa prepaid gift card. Certain restrictions and an expiration date may apply to gift card.  All Visa prepaid gift card terms & conditions apply. All applicable taxes are the sole responsibility of each winner. All federal, state, and local taxes are the sole responsibility of winners. Prizes may not be transferred and must be accepted as awarded. Limit one (1) prize per person/household.

 

  1. General Rules By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor/Administrator. The Sponsor and its parent organization, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, service agencies and independent contractors are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Sweepstakes or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries in this Sweepstakes. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that tampers or attempts to tamper with the Entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes, or web site; violates these Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. The Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes if it is not capable of running as planned, including, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other problems beyond the control of the Sponsor and award the prizes from among all eligible Entries received prior to cancellation. The Sponsor and its parent organization, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, employees, service agencies and independent contractors will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in this Sweepstakes or the prizes awarded. Winners assume all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or the use or redemption of a prize.

 

  1. Disputes: The Sweepstakes and the Official Rules shall be exclusively governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without regard to conflicts of law provisions. Entrants submit to exclusive personal jurisdiction in Commonwealth of Massachusetts and agree that any dispute shall be brought in the state and federal courts in Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred; including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but shall not include attorneys' fees. Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, and consequential damages and/or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. If any provision of these Official Rules is deemed to be invalid or unenforceable, in whole or in part, such provision will be deemed to be modified or restricted to the extent and in the manner necessary to render the same valid and enforceable and these Rules will be construed and enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law as if such provision had been originally incorporated herein as so modified or restricted, or as if such provision had not been originally incorporated herein, as the case may be.

 

  1. Privacy Policy: Information collected by Sponsor in connection with this Sweepstakes may be used by Sponsor and shared with third parties involved in administration of the Sweepstakes in accordance with the online Privacy Policy posted at https://www.staples.com/hc?topicId=10. The entrant agrees to the collection, processing and storage of his/her personal data by Sponsor for the purposes of the Sweepstakes.

 

  1. Winners List: To receive a list of winners by email, send an email to: Winners@dja.com with “WINNERS 11-2824-14 The Staples Fuel Your Summer Sweepstakes” as the subject line.  Requests must be received by September 23, 2022. Winners List will be sent after all prizes have been awarded.

 

  1. Sponsor/Administrator: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Staples the Office Superstore, LLC, 500 Staples Drive, Framingham, MA 01702. The Administrator of the Sweepstakes is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.