Pet week promotion terms and conditions

NI Pet Week 2017


1.Foodstuffs North Island Limited and Mars New Zealand Limited are the joint Promoters of this prize draw (together the Promoters)

2. The prize draw is being conducted through Four Square stores in the North Island. Information regarding prizes and how to enter forms part of these conditions. By entering this prize draw you accept these terms and conditions.

Promotion Period

3. The prize draw entry period will commence on Monday 10th July, 2017 and will run until 11.59pm on Sunday 23rd July, 2017 (Promotion Period).

Method of Entry

4. To qualify to enter the prize draw, customers must purchase any one product from the below brands during the Promotion Period at any participating Four Square North Island store (Qualifying Purchase).

(a)Qualifying brands:
i.      Whiskas
ii.      Dine
iii.     Pedigree
iv.     My Dog®
v.      Temptations
vi.     Schmackos

5. One code will be given per Qualifying Purchase made.For example if 1 product is purchased in a single transaction = 1 code, 2 products are purchased in a single transaction = 2 codes, 3 products are purchased in a single transaction = 3 codes and so on and so forth.  Each unique code provides you with one entry in to the draw. The unique code can only be obtained at the checkout at the time a Qualifying Purchase is made. Each unique Code can only be used once.

6. To enter the prize draw text either ‘CAT’ or ‘DOG’ depending on which hamper you wish to win,  and the unique code to 9888 to enter the draw, then the unique code to 9888.  For example, if your code is ‘123ABCD’ and you would like to enter the draw for a Cat hamper, you would send ‘CAT 123ABCD’ by text to 9888.

7. Each text message received into the draw will receive one text message back that will state one of the following replies:

a) Congratulations, you are in the draw to WIN with Four Square.  If you receive this text you are in the prize draw.  

b) Unfortunately that code was incorrect, please try again.  If you receive this text you should try again. 

c) This promotion starts on 10/11/17, please try submitting your code again then.  If you receive this text, you have submitted your code too early and need to re-submit after 10 July. 

d) Sorry your code is not valid as this promotion has now closed.  If you receive this text, the prize draw has already closed and you are not able to enter the prize draw. 

8. Incomplete or invalid entries or those not submitted in accordance with the entry instructions will not be accepted. The Promoters accept no responsibility for late, lost or misdirected entries.

9. You may enter using any NZ mobile phone (021//027/029/022). Standard network rates apply, typically 20c. Text charges may not be covered by text-inclusive packages, check with your network operator. Please ensure you have permission of the person who pays the mobile bill before entering via text. Contact your service provider for details on specific costs. 


10. There are two prizes to be won per Four Square North Island store, as follows: 

a) 1x Cat hamper valued at $75
b) 1x Dog hamper valued at $75.

There are 180 Cat Hampers and 180 Dog Hampers to be won in total.  The total prize pool is valued at $27,000. 

11. All winners will be drawn by 12pm Friday 28th July, 2017, with two winners randomly selected for each participating Four Square Store from all prize draw entries received in relation to codes issued by that store during the Promotion Period with one winner selected for participants who elected to enter the cat hamper draw and one winner selected for participants who elected to enter the dog hamper draw.  

12. Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash.

13. The winners will be notified via mobile phone, on the mobile number used to text in the unique code. If a winner cannot be contacted within one week of draw, the prize will be forfeited, a redraw will occur and a new winner will be determined from the remaining valid entries.

14. The prize winner / number drawn is the person to whom the mobile phone is registered.


15. The Promoters’ decisions and the draw results are final and not subject to appeal.

16. The Promoters reserves the right to modify, suspend or terminate this prize draw at any time.

17. The Promoters may amend these terms and conditions at any time and wherever possible such amended terms and conditions will be displayed at participating Four Square stores or online at

18. To the extent permitted by law, participants waive all claims they may have otherwise had against Foodstuffs North Island Limited, Foodstuffs South Island Limited, Foodstuffs (N.Z.) Limited or Four Square stores in relation to this prize draw. 

19. For each person who enters the prize draw, that person may only win once regardless of how many entries that person submitsbased onQualifying Purchasesmadeatmultiple Four Square stores.  If a person wins more than one prize, the relevant prize draws will be redrawn and a new winner will be determined from the remaining valid entries.


20. The Promoters reserve the right to require all winners provide proof of identity. The Promoters’ decision as to eligibility will be final.

21. To be eligible to receive a prize a winner must:

(a) not be a person who is excluded from the promotion under these terms and conditions; and

(b) comply with these terms and conditions; and

(c) consent to Foodstuffs’ use of their name and image for publicity and promotional purposes and make him or herself available for publicity photographs. 

22. If you enter or attempt to enter the prize draw in a manner, which in the Promoters’ opinion, is contrary to these terms or is fraudulent or unjust to other entrants (such as hacking, cheating, deception, or any other unfair playing practices), your entry may be rejected at the Promoters’ sole and absolute discretion.

Privacy and Contact

23. Entry details will be dealt with in accordance with the Privacy Act 1993 and these terms and conditions. Under the Privacy Act, you have the right to access and correct any personal information held by the Promoters in relation to this prize draw.

24. Any questions relating to this promotion should be referred to the Four Square Marketing Department, Foodstuffs North Island Limited, Auckland, New Zealand or phone (09) 621 0600.                                                                 



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