Sears Canada – The Ugly Fridge – #KenmoreatSears – Win a Kenmore French Door Bottom Freezer Refrigerator in White valued at $2,199

“The Ugly Fridge” Contest
Official Rules and Regulations

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This contest is open to Canadian residents only and is governed by Canadian law.

1. “The Ugly Fridge” Contest (the “Contest”) starts at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 1, 2017
and closes at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, (the “Contest Period”). All times
are Eastern Time (“ET”). The Contest is sponsored by Sears Canada Inc, (“Sears”). NO

2. The Contest is open to all Facebook® users who are legal residents of Canada and age
of majority or older in their province/territory of residence at the time of entry into the
contest (“Entrants”). Sears reserves the right to require proof of age prior to awarding a
prize. Employees of Sears, its agencies, affiliates, catalogue merchant agents and
Hometown store operators, Whirlpool® and members of their immediate families living in
the same household are not eligible to enter.
The Contest is offered electronically via the Internet. Entrants must have a Facebook
account to enter the Contest. Entrants who do not have a Facebook account can create
one by visiting and following the sign-up instructions.

To receive one (1) entry during the Contest Period, contestants must visit the Sears
Canada Facebook page ( and post a photo of their old
or ugly fridge on the Contest post using the hashtag #KenmoreatSears before the
Contest closing date and time. Upon doing so, and subject to the approval of Sears, each
entrant will receive one (1) entry into the Contest.
Limit of one (1) entry per person for the Contest Period. For the purposes of “The Ugly
Fridge” Contest, an entry occurs when the contestant posts a photo and uses the
hashtag #KenmoreatSears on the Contest post. Entrants must comply with photo format
and content requirements set out below to be eligible. If an entrant posts a photo
containing inappropriate content, he or she and the post will be disqualified.
Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. All entry information becomes
the property of Sears and will not be returned. All eligible entries are subject to
verification. Sears reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to require proof of identity
and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to Sears) to participate in this contest.
Contestants must comply with Facebook Terms of Use. Sears is not responsible for
entries that are not completed due to difficulties with Facebook or are deleted for any
reason by a Facebook or a Facebook member. The time of entry will be determined by
the time post is received by Sears.
Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any
entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email
addresses, identities, or using any robot, script, macro, or other automated service, are
not permitted and will void all that entrant’s entries and that entrant will be disqualified
from the contest (in the sole discretion of Sears). In the event of a dispute the authorized
account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed the entrant. The
“authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an
Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for
assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.
Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
Data rates may apply for entries submitted via entrant’s web-enabled mobile device. See
your wireless service provider for details on rates and capabilities.
Submitted photo must be the entrant’s original creation and not copied or reproduced in
whole or in part from another work, never have been previously exhibited publicly or
submitted in any other contest or promotion.
Submissions must not include:
 Names, home addresses, phone numbers, personal information
 Derogatory characterizations of any ethnic, racial, sexual or religious groups;
 Cursing, vulgarity, sexually explicit content, or any other content that is or could
be considered inappropriate, unsuitable or offensive, all as determined by Sears
and/or the contest judges in their sole discretion
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 Conduct or other activities in violation of these Rules
 Any identifiable third party products and/or trademarks, brands or logos (other
than those of Sears) or any depiction or description of Sears products or services
that suggest inappropriate, unlawful, or dangerous use of the products or
All photo submissions must comply with these official Rules and Regulations. By entering
the Contest, participants agree that they have read and understand the official Rules, that
they meet the Contest eligibility requirements and they agree to comply with and abide by
the official contest Rules and Regulations, the decisions of Sears and the contest judges.
As a condition of entering the Contest each entrant warrants and represents that the
photo submission does not infringe, misappropriate, or violate any rights of any third party
including, without limitation, copyrights, moral rights, trademarks, trade secret, or right of
privacy or publicity, personality rights or other intellectual property or other rights of any
person or entity, and will not give rise to any claims for payment whatsoever.
They also warrant that they have obtained consent from anyone in the photo submission.
If the submitted photo includes a Minor who is under the age of majority in their
province/territory of residence, parental or legal consent is required.
Sears reserves the right to disqualify any submission that does not meet the
requirements of these official Rules and Regulations or is unsuitable to be entered into
the Contest for any reason whatsoever, as determined by Sears and/or the contest
judges in their sole discretion.
5. There is one (1) prize available to be won, consisting of a KENMORE®/MD 19.5 Cu. Ft.
French Door Bottom Freezer Refrigerator in White (Sears item #79472),with a
Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of $2,199.99.
6. On Friday, June 16, 2017, at 12:00 p.m. ET, a random selection of one (1) eligible entry
from among all entries received on Facebook during the Contest Period will take place at
Sears Head Offices, 290 Yonge St. Toronto, ON, Canada. The selected entrant will be
contacted by Sears within five (5) business days of the selection to confirm his/her
identity through a reply to his/her comment in the Facebook contest post.
No correspondence will be entered into except with selected entrant via Facebook
comment. Selected entrant will be given instructions for contacting Sears to confirm
eligibility. He/she must reply to the Facebook comment within five (5) business days or
he/she will be disqualified and Sears reserves the right, in its sole and absolute
discretion, to randomly select an alternate eligible entrant (in which case the foregoing
provisions of this section shall apply to such new potential prize winner). Before being
declared a prize winner the selected entrant will be required to correctly answer a
mathematical skill-testing question without mechanical or other aid, and complete, sign
and return to Sears a standard Declaration and Release form, confirming compliance
with these contest Rules and accepting the Prize as awarded. At that time the winner will
receive details about how his/her prize will be fulfilled.
Sears is not responsible and shall not be liable for late, lost, misdirected, or unsuccessful
efforts to notify a selected entrant. If a selected entrant cannot be contacted or fails to
respond to the notification of eligibility within the required time, cannot confirm eligibility,
or fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question, that entrant will be disqualified. If a
selected entrant is disqualified, one (1) alternate entry from the remaining eligible entries
will be randomly selected to award the Prize and the process repeated. If the alternate
entrant is also disqualified, no further attempts to declare a winner will be made. If any
correspondence or Prize is returned as undeliverable, the Prize will be forfeited. In the
event there is a dispute of an entrant’s identity, the Prize will be awarded to the
established social media account associated with the entry. All decisions of the contest
judges are final.
7. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Contest
8. Prize must be accepted as awarded; no substitution or transfer of a Prize is allowed
except at the sole discretion of Sears who reserves the right to substitute a Prize of
comparable value. Prize is not redeemable for cash or credit, in whole or in part. Sears
Canada Inc. is not responsible for any loss, theft or misuse of a Prize.
Manufacturer’s standard written limited warranty will apply. All provincial and local taxes
are included. Any other costs and expenses associated with Prize acceptance and use
not expressly provided for herein, are solely the responsibility of the winner, including
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without limitation any costs for installation of the Prize and the removal of any existing
appliances. Installation and set up charges are not included in the Prize but may be
available to the winner at his/her own expense. Sears shall be responsible for shipping
and delivery of the Prize to the front door of the Prize winner’s primary residence. Winner
must reside within the Sears Canada delivery area; otherwise they will be responsible for
any additional delivery charges. Sears Canada Inc. will be the final judge in this regard.
9. Winner will be required to sign and return within five (5) days of receipt a standard
Declaration and Release form confirming compliance with these Rules and waiving any
liability of Sears, its agencies, affiliates, catalogue merchant agents, Hometown store
operators, and Whirlpool® arising out of the conduct of the Contest and the acceptance
and use of the Prize as awarded.
10. Sears is not responsible for telephone, technical, network, online, electronic, computer
hardware or software failures of any kind, or for entries that are stolen, misdirected,
incomplete, garbled or delayed by computer transmissions on account of technical
problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site, or any combination
thereof, including any injury or damage to participants’ or any other person’s computer
resulting from downloading of any materials or participation in this Contest. Sears shall, in
its absolute discretion, disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the operation
of the Web site or the administration of the Contest. If, for any reason, the Contest is not
capable of running as planned, or if the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or
proper conduct of the Contest is corrupted or adversely affected, including by reason of
infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical
failures, or any causes beyond its control, Sears reserves the right to cancel, terminate,
modify or suspend the Contest, including cancellation of the method of entry and
selection of a winner from previously received entries. In no event will more prizes be
awarded than the one listed in the Contest Rules and Regulations.
11. All entries become the property of Sears. By entering the Contest, entrants agree to be
bound by these Rules and Regulations, and winner consents to the use of his/her name,
place of residence, photograph, likeness, voice, voice likeness and image in any publicity
which may be carried out by Sears or their respective affiliates in connection with this
Contest without further notice or compensation.
12. The Sears Canada Facebook® Page enables the submission of user-generated content.
When providing content for the Contest, you grant Sears a worldwide, non-exclusive,
royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify,
adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works, from, distribute, and display what you
have written throughout the world in any media. You also grant Sears the right to use the
name you submit with the photo submission or other content, if any. Submissions and
other content posted on the Sears Canada Facebook® Page reflect the opinions of the
contest participants and in no way reflect the opinion of Sears. Sears does not guarantee
the accuracy or reliability of any information provided on the Facebook® page. Sears
makes no representation or warranty with respect to the Facebook® page and assumes
no liability for incorrect product information, mistakes, misinformation, falsehoods,
profanity, obscenity, or other inappropriate material posted by any Contest participant.
This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with,
Facebook®. You are providing your information to Sears and not to Facebook®.
Facebook® is completely released of all liability from each entrant in this contest. Any
questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest must be directed to Sears and
not Facebook®. The information you provide will only be used for Contest administration.
13. At Sears, we respect the privacy of and value our relationship with our customers. By
entering the Contest, entrants consent to the collection, use and disclosure of their
personal Information by Sears for the purposes of administering the Contest, including
contacting the selected entrant and for auditing purposes. For more information on the
Sears Privacy Policy, please contact us at Sears Canada Inc. 290 Yonge Street, Suite
700, Toronto, ON, M5B 2C3. You can also visit
14. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and local laws and regulations.
Sears reserves the right, subject to approval by the Régie des alcools, des courses et
des jeux, to cancel or amend this Contest at any time. In the event of a discrepancy
between the English and French versions of these rules, the English version will prevail.
15. Quebec residents please note: Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a
publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a
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ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Régie
only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.