Exotic Oils with Swanson Contest Rules

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The “Exotic Oils with Swanson” Contest by Humblebee & Me and Swanson Health Products®.


The Exotic Oils with Swanson Contest (the “Contest”) commences at 12:00:01 AM Mountain Time (“MT”) on September 1, 2016 (“Contest Start Date”), and ends at 11:59:59 PM MT on September 30, 2016 (the “Contest Period”). All entries must be received by 11:59:59 PM MT on September 30, 2016 (“Contest Close Date”). Entries submitted past Contest Close Date will not be accepted and will be destroyed.

The Contest is administered and sponsored by Humblebee & Me (“HumblebeeandMe.com” or “Sponsor”) and Swanson Health Products (“Swanson”). The Sponsors are using the technology of Gleam.io to administer this Contest (“Administrator”). Sponsor and Administrator are referred to collectively as the “Contest Entities”.

To be eligible, you must be a verifiable legal resident of the countries of The United States of America or Canada (excluding Quebec), who has reached the age of majority in your state, province, or territory of residence, (“Entrant”). Entry in this Contest constitutes acceptance of the contest rules (the “Contest Rules”). Employees of the Contest Entities (Humblebee & Me and Swanson Health Products), of their advertising, Contestal and public relations agencies, members of the immediate family and household of such employees, are not eligible to enter. For purposes of these Rules, “member of the immediate family” means spouse, father, mother, son, daughter, brother and sister of the Entrant, whether or not they are part of the same household.

This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest. You are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest. The information you provide will only be used for administering this Contest and for marketing purposes.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. ONLINE ENTRY ONLY. Only one entry per natural person. Persons discovered entering under several names will be disqualified. To enter the “Exotic Oils with Swanson” Contest, Entrant (“Entrant”) must visit http://www.humblebeeandme.com/contest (the “Website”) at any time during the Contest Period. Go to and follow the online instructions to enter your email address and sign-up to receive promotional emails from Swanson Health Products. Signing up is free. No other methods of entry will be accepted. Entrants must provide a valid and current email address. All Entries must be received by 11:59:59 PM MT on September 30, 2016. By participating in the Contest, Entrant certifies that his/her Entry is original, created solely by the submitting Entrant, and does not contain any material that would violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyrights, trademarks, or rights of privacy or publicity. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any Entry that it believes contains inappropriate content, that does not comply with these Contest Rules, or that is not consistent with the spirit or theme of the Contest. A limit of up to one (1) Entry during the Contest Period using the submission form on the Website will be entered into the Contest, however, Entrants can receive additional entries into the Contest by the methods described below in “Additional Entries”. Entries using macro, robotic, script, or other forms of automatic entry will be disqualified. All Entries shall become the exclusive property of the Sponsor(s) and will not be returned. No mechanically reproduced Entries permitted. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, or inaccurate entries.

You may receive additional entries into the Contest as follows, up to ten (10) additional entries per Entrant regardless of the type of method Entrant uses to obtain more entries:

Let me tell my friends: Upon entry confirmation, you will have the opportunity (without obligation) to share/send an invitation (“Referral Link”) to third parties (“Referred Friend”). Your Referred Friend may enter the Contest via your Referral Link. Entry into the Contest by a third party via any other channel than an eligible Entrant’s Referral Link will not provide Entrant any referral credit/acknowledgement for purposes of prize award. For every valid Referred Friend who has a confirmed entry into the Contest via your Referral Link, you will receive three (3) additional entries (up to the maximum stated above). In the event that two Entrants refer the same friend, the Referred Friend will be considered to be referred by the Entrant whose Referral Link the Referred Friend uses first. Persons discovered entering fictitious friends will be disqualified.

Follow us on social media: You may also be prompted (without obligation) to follow Humblebee & Me and Swanson Health Products on Twitter, subscribe to their respective YouTube channels, and visit their respective Facebook pages. If you do so, you will receive one (1) additional entry per social media platform (up to the maximum stated above).

Subscribe to Humblebee & Me emails: You can also gain one (1) additional entry by subscribing to the Humblebee & Me mailing list.

If there is a dispute as to the identity of an online Entrant, the prize will be awarded to the authorized account holder of the e-mail address. The “authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the e-mail address is assigned by an Internet service provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Winner may be required to provide proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the member account.

Entry Content Restrictions:
By entering, Entrants agree to abide and be bound by these Contest Rules. Entrants further agree to abide and be bound by all decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding, without right of appeal, in all matters relating to this Contest and the awarding of a Prize.

Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any Entrant it finds to be: (a) violating the Contest Rules; (b) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or the Contest Website; (c) acting in an unsportsman-like or disruptive manner, or with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any attempt by an Entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any website associated with this contest or to undermine the legitimate operation of this contest may be a violation of criminal and/or civil laws. Should any such attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Sponsor is not responsible for lost, stolen, late, misdirected, incomplete, illegible, damaged, garbled or irregular entries, or for any entries not received or not processed for any reason, including any technical or human error. Under no circumstances, including negligence, shall the Sponsor be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of or inability to use the Contest website or otherwise participate in the Contest.

Sponsor is not responsible for any errors, omissions, incorrect or inaccurate information in these Contest Rules, other Contest-related information, including printing or advertising, and other equipment or programming associated with or used in the Contest.

During the Contest Period, Sponsor is not responsible for any: failure of the Internet; problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software; failure of any email to be transmitted or received; technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website or in-store computer kiosk or combination thereof, including injury or damage to an Entrant’s computer or to any other individual’s computer related to or resulting from participating in, or downloading any material, regarding the Contest.

On or about October 5, 2016 (“Judging Date”), one (1) Entrant (the “Contest Winner”) shall be selected by a random draw performed by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. The random draw will take place at Humblebee & Me, located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The Sponsor, whose decisions will be final, shall declare the Contest Winner according to the following Criteria:

  • Email Address selected in a random draw
  • Confirmation that Entrant is not in violation of Contest Rules
  • Confirmation that Entrant is not violation of Entry Content Restrictions

Contest Winner will be notified by email communication no later than October 10, 2016 at 11:59:59 PM MT. Upon notification, the selected Contest Winner must respond to the email notification within seven (7) calendar days. If the selected Contest Winner does not respond in accordance with the Contest Rules, he/she will be declared ineligible and a new Contest Winner will be selected.

Before claiming the Grand Prize, the selected Contest Winner will be required to sign a declaration and release confirming compliance with the Contest Rules and acceptance of the Prize as offered, and releasing the Contest Entities, their affiliated and related companies, advertising and promotional agencies, the Administrator, and each of their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns from any liability in connection with the Contest and the prize.

Grand Prize: There is a total of One (1) Grand Prize (“Grand Prize”) available to be won in connection with the “Exotic Oils with Swanson” Contest. The Contest Winner will receive a Grand Prize package consisting of:

  • One (1) bottle 30mL (1 fl oz) SeabuckWonders Organic Sea Buckthorn Seed Oil (Approximate Retail Value $34.97 USD)
  • One (1) bottle 30mL (1 fl oz) Swanson Premium Brand Marula Oil (Approximate Retail Value $15.99 USD)
  • One (1) bottle 59mL (2 fl oz) Kava King Products Pure Moringa Oil (Approximate Retail Value $12.99 USD)
  • One (1) $100 USD gift certificate for www.SwansonVitamins.com

Upon receipt of the Grand Prize, the Contest Winner is required to comply with any and all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules, and regulations, including, without limitation, all applicable federal, state and local taxes. To be declared a Contest Winner, a selected Entrant must answer correctly, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question.

The Grand Prize has no cash value and is non-transferable.

Odds of winning are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period.

Entrants in the Contest assume all risk of loss, damage, destruction, delay or misdirection of materials/mail/email submitted to Sponsor. Entrants agree to these Contest Rules and to all decisions of Sponsor, or its designated agent, which are final and legally binding in all respects, and further agree that all prizes are awarded upon the condition that the Contest Entities or any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, officers, directors, partners, principals, partnerships, employees or agents shall have no liability whatsoever and shall be held harmless for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind to persons or property, including death, sustained, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, in connection with or resulting from acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any prize, or participation in the Contest or participation in any Contest-related activities and further acknowledge that said parties have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to its merchantability, quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose.

Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, without prior notice and at any time, to change, cancel, terminate or suspend the Contest. The Sponsor and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, officers, directors, partners, principals, partnerships, employees or agents are not responsible for hardware, software or telephone failures of any kind, traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof, lost network connections, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions, whether caused by Sponsor, users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest or by technical or human error which may occur and/or which may damage a user’s system or limit a Contest Entrant’s ability to participate and/or redeem prizes in the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the Contest, violates these Contest Rules or otherwise engages in fraudulent or offensive conduct with respect to this Contest and Sweepstakes. Caution: Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such Entrants to the fullest extent of the law.

By accepting prizes, the winner agrees that Sponsor may use each winner’s name, likeness, photograph and/or biographical information, without limitation, for contest purposes without further consideration or payment, where permitted by law. All expenses not specified herein are the winner’s responsibility. Grand Prize is not transferable. Grand Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee express or implied. Sponsor disclaims all and any liability for the actual provision, quality or nature of any third party product or service accepted by the winner. No prize, cash or other substitutions allowed except at Sponsor’s sole discretion – Sponsor may substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Contest Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. Should any provision of these Contest Rules be deemed unenforceable or invalid, the other provisions of these Contest Rules shall remain in full force and effect. In the event that this Contest is challenged by any legal or regulatory authority (including but not limited to any federal or state governmental authority), Sponsor reserves the right to discontinue or modify the Contest, as applicable, or to disqualify any Entrants residing in any affected geographic areas, as applicable. In such event, Sponsor shall have no liability to any Entrants who are disqualified due to such an action.

By entering the contest, participants are agreeing to the collection, use and disclosure of their personal information for the purposes of administering the Contest. By opting-in to receive information from the Sponsor, the Entrant agrees to receive future emails from the Swanson Health Products about products, services, events, and news. The Sponsors will never sell, trade, rent, or loan this personal information to any other organizations. The Sponsors will protect the Entrant’s personal information in a manner that is consistent with their Privacy Policies. In the event of any discrepancy between Sponsor’s privacy policy and these Contest Rules, the privacy policy will govern and control. Swanson Health Products Privacy Policy.

Except where prohibited, by participating Entrants agree that: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Contest Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant(s) and Sponsor and its agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the Province of Alberta without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction. Entrant agrees that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to the Contest, or awarding of the prizes, shall be filed only in the courts located in the Province of Alberta and Entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. Except where prohibited, by participating in this Contest, Entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or awarding of the prizes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in the Contest but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any participant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.

This contest is sponsored by Humblebee & Me and Swanson Health Products. Humblebee & Me can be reached at [email protected] Swanson Health Products can be reached at Swanson Health Products; P.O. Box 2803; Fargo, ND 58108-6003, and by phone at 1-800-451-9304.

The name of the winner will be available at http://www.humblebeeandme.com/contest/contest-winners/ once the contest has been completed and a winner has been selected. Entrants may also contact Swanson Health Products for this information at Swanson Health Products; P.O. Box 2803; Fargo, ND 58108-6003.

The easiest way to unsubscribe from any email communications from either Sponsor is to click the instant “Unsubscribe” link contained at the bottom of all email communications. Entrants can also contact Swanson Health Products at Swanson Health Products; P.O. Box 2803; Fargo, ND 58108-6003, or by phone at 1-800-451-9304, to request to be removed from their mailing list.

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