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WIN a $50 gift card for Halloween Contest Rules

To celebrate the most spooktastic day of the year, Acanac wants to treat 3 lucky winners this Halloween.

To enter: Like our Facebook Page, Share our contest post and tell us about your favourite Halloween memory in the comments  for your chance to WIN a $50 gift card of your choosing.

We’ll announce the winners on October 31. 2017 on our Facebook page.


Official Contest Rules & Regulations

1. Prize

There will be a total of three (3) $50 digital gift cards awarded separately to three (3) individual winners from one of the following merchants:, Bed Bath & Beyond, Home Sense, Winners, Cineplex or any other Canadian merchant of the winner’s choice that offers digital gift cards.

2. How to Enter

Social Media: To be eligible to win, contestants must “Like” the Acanac Facebook Page, Share the contest post, and comment on the contest post on Facebook.

Offline entry and no purchase necessary: To enter the Contest offline and be eligible for one of the prizes, Contestants must legibly handwrite or print on a piece of paper their name, address, and telephone number(s) plus a 500-word original essay about “My Best Halloween Memory” and mail the completed paper, with sufficient postage to Acanac Inc. located at 177 Nepean St. Ottawa, ON K2P 0B4 care of “Acanac Marketing- Win a Gift Card For Halloween Contest”.

3. Contest Eligibility

The Contest is open to any person sixteen (18) years of age or older at time of entry, who is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada, residing in Canada, on the Contest closing date. Void in whole or in part where prohibited by law. Employees of the Distributel group of companies are not eligible to win.

4. Contest Closing Date

The Contest is open between October 19, 2017 and October 30, 2017, to be eligible, contest entries must be received online or by mail before 11:59 p.m. EST on October 30, 2017.

5. Selection of Winner

A winner will be randomly selected on October 31, 2017 and eligibility as per these Rules will be verified. Once a qualified winner is selected, it will be announced on Facebook on October 31, 2017 and the winner will be required to contact Acanac to claim their prize. If the winner is an offline Contestant, they will be contacted via the contact information they provided upon entry.

The winner must answer a skill testing question to receive their prize.

6. Odds of Winning

Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible participants who enter the Contest, and the number of Contest Entries submitted during the Contest Period.

7. Decisions Final

By entering the contest, contestants agree to be bound by these contest Rules and agree that all decisions made by the Sponsor with respect to all aspects of this contest are final and not subject to challenge. These rules may be amended at any time by the Sponsor without notice. The Sponsor expressly reserves the right to take any steps it deems necessary in its absolute discretion, including the limiting of entries and the exclusion of contestants, in order to ensure that the contest is conducted in a fair way for all contestants.

8. No Liability

Acanac Inc. and its employees, agents, representatives, promotional agencies, and assignees shall not be responsible in any way for loss or damage arising from the use of or, bear any liability whatsoever in any way attributable to, the prizes awarded in this contest or the entry by any contestant herein. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, Acanac Inc. assumes no responsibility or liability for any risk or dangers associated with the acceptance or use of the prizes awarded as part of this contest or any liability associated with or arising from online or electronic entries, and expressly disclaims liability from loss or damage to a contestant’s, or any other person’s, computer system or other hardware resulting from participating in the contest.

9. Entries Belong to Acanac

All entries become the property of Acanac Inc. and will not be returned. Acanac Inc. is not responsible for any lost, misdirected, illegible, incomplete or delayed entries.

10. Applicable Laws

This contest is subject to all applicable, federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations and any dispute relating hereto will be determined by an Ontario court applying Ontario law and the laws of Canada as applicable therein. This Contest is void where prohibited.

11. Cancellations, Suspensions or Modifications

Acanac Inc. may, in its discretion, cancel, suspend or modify this contest, without liability to anyone whatsoever.

12. General Conditions

By entering the Contest, entrants agree to be bound by the terms of the Rules which are subject to change without notice to Contest entrants individually, and to the decisions of the Sponsor which are final and binding. By entering and completing the Contest, entrants consent to the collection, use and disclosure of their names for the purposes of administering the Contest and for ongoing Sponsor promotional communication. Acceptance of the Prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor to use such winner’s name, city and province of residence, photo and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes in any media throughout the world forever without compensation, notification or further permission. By entering the Contest, each entrant releases the Sponsor, and each of their respective affiliates, parent companies, subsidiaries or related companies, and each of all such companies’ directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents (collectively referred to in these rules as “Releasees”), from any damage, loss, cost or liability suffered as a result of or arising from the entrant’s participation in the Contest or the claiming and/or use of the Prize.

13. No Liability

Each of the Releasees disclaims any liability whatsoever relating to, and none of them shall in any way be responsible for, any lost, misdirected, incomplete, illegible or delayed entries, any computer, internet or other similar outages; for delayed or lost transmissions or site shutdowns, or other similar or equivalent events that may occur. The Releasees are also not responsible for any technical, computer or human error which may occur in the processing of entries, the announcement of the prize, or the contacting of the selected entrant and the Sponsor shall be entitled to rely solely upon the winner’s declaration as to eligibility in awarding the Prize to such winner, without any review or investigation whatsoever being required on its part or on the part of any of the Releasees to the end of confirming the completeness, truth or accuracy of the declarations made therein.


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October, 19 2017



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