Celebrated as the visionary who transformed our country’s tea-drinking habits, our founder Steve Smith’s impact on the industry extends far beyond the companies he founded. As author James Norwood Pratt stated to the NYT, “Steven Smith was one of those principally responsible for America’s present-day tea renaissance.”
WIN A YEAR'S SUPPLY OF TEA
In honor of our 10-year anniversary, we are giving away a year’s supply of tea to 10 lucky winners over 10 days.
MORE WAYS TO ENTER
Each carton purchased from our Signature Collection will count as an additional entry into the sweepstakes.
For a limited time cartons are only $10.
Share your tea time moments with us on Instagram
Use the hashtag #10yearsofSmith (tag us on Instagram Stories too @smithteamaker). Your photo can include any style of tea or any brand of tea in honor of Steve’s impact across tea world. Just be sure to use the hashtag #10YearsofSmith.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
OFFICIAL RULES / SMITH TEAMAKER #10YEARSOFSMITH YEAR’S SUPPLY OF TEA GIVEAWAY SWEEPSTAKES (THE "SWEEPSTAKES")
1. General Information
- Sponsor: Smith Teamaker, LLC as the brand Smith Teamaker and/or Smith Tea. 110 SE Washington St, Portland, OR 97214
- Website: www.smithtea.com
- Sweepstakes Start Date: May 29, 2019 at 6:00am PT
- Sweepstakes End Date: June 7, 2019 at 11:59pm PT
- Number of Winners: Ten (10) winners will be chosen June 8, 2019
- Prize: 25 x 1 Cartons [15 Sachets] Smith Signature Line Tea (maximum retail value not to exceed $299.75)
- Odds of Winning: ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND ON NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED
2. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Odds of winning depend upon number of entries. Sweepstakes void where prohibited by law.
Participation in the Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years or older at time of entry. Employees, officers & directors of Sponsor, its franchises or licensees, their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and the immediate families or members of the same household of such employees/officers/directors are not eligible to enter. Sweepstakes is void in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. Military installations in foreign countries, and where prohibited by law.
4. Sweepstakes Dates:
The Sweepstakes Dates begin at the Sweepstakes Start Date as described in Section 1 above and ends at the Sweepstakes End Date as described in Section 1 above. The first Sweepstakes will begin on May 29, 2019 at 6:00am PT and end on June 7, 2019 at 11:59pm PT.
Prize winner will be drawn randomly from the pool of eligible entries during the Sweepstakes Dates as described in Section 4 above. The Prize winner(s) will receive the Prize as described in Section 1 above. Prize to be redeemed on www.smithtea.com via order created by Sponsor. Must be redeemed within three (3) months of issuance.
Total retail value of the Prize(s) is as described in Section 1 above. No Prize substitution is allowed by winner. The Prize is nontransferable and will be subject to the Sponsor's policies. The Prize is provided "AS IS" and without any warranty of any kind. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute Prize in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. No cash substitutions. Winner is responsible for any and all taxes, as well as any other costs and expenses not specified herein. Limit one Prize per individual.
6. How To Enter:
To enter the Sweepstakes, complete one or more of the following during the open registration period as outlined in Section 1.
- Register your email address and opt -in to email (online marketing and advertising) on www.smithtea.com. By entering your personal, valid email address and 'opt -in' to offers you are agreeing to be on the online marketing and advertising list for Smith Teamaker, LLC. One (1) personal, valid e-mail address is equivalent to One (1) entry.
- Purchase a “Carton [15 Sachets]” of any Smith Teamaker Signature Line Tea online at smithtea.com or at either Smith Teamaker Tasting Room (110 SE Washington St, Portland, OR 97214 or 1626 NW Thurman St, Portland, OR 97209). An email must be provided at time of purchase.
- Share an eligible photo on Instagram including the hash tag #10YearsofSmith. Eligible entries must include a photo of “tea” as defined by the Sponsor. Hashtag must be used correctly for proper tracking.
All entries become the property of Sponsor. They will not be returned or acknowledged. By entering you agree to be bound by these Official Rules.
Winner will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received. The drawing will be conducted by Sponsor within three (3) days of Sweepstakes End Date. In the event that the first entry form selected is discovered to be invalid for any reason whatsoever, or if the person who submitted the first entry form does not respond to the notification that they won as described in section 8 below, Sponsor will randomly select another winner who shall be subject to the same rules and conditions set forth herein. All decisions of Sponsor are final and binding.
Winner(s) will be notified by email within six (6) days of each drawing. If unable to make contact with the winner within ten (10) days after Sponsor first attempts to notify the winner, or if the winner fails to claim the Prize, Sponsor will select a back up winner in accordance with the above. Likewise, if the original winner is ineligible or fails to timely return the signed Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity/Liability Releases, or in the event of non-compliance with any other requirements of this Sweepstakes, the winner shall forfeit the Prize in its entirety, and Sponsor shall award the Prize to an alternate winner selected in accordance with the above. Prize will be sent to winner within three (3) days via email.
All taxes and other expenses associated with the receipt or use of the Prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes participant's permission for the Sponsor to use his/her name, hometown city and state, likeness, biographical information and any statements made by participant regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor for editorial, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.
By entering the Sweepstakes, each participant warrants that he or she has read and agrees to abide by all of these Official Rules and that he or she is not prohibited from participating in the Sweepstakes. Each participant agrees to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor, and their parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, employees, officers, directors, agents, representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers from any liability arising from or related to the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy.
10. Email/Data Protection Notice:
11. Additional Terms:
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes for any reason. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or Sponsor's website. Sponsor reserves the right to prosecute any fraudulent activities to the full extent of the law.
12. Winner List or a Copy of the Official Rules:
To obtain name of Prize Winner or a copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by the Sweepstakes End Date as described in Section 1 above to the "Sponsor Mailing Address" as described in Section 1 above, attention: "Smith Teamaker Sweepstakes"
13. The agreement contained in these Official Rules is governed by the laws of Delaware.