Terms and conditions

Royco Curry Nouvelle Gift Voucher Competition.

Please read these terms and conditions carefully. Participation in this competition will constitute your agreement to comply with and binding acceptance of these terms and conditions. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, please do not participate.


The terms and conditions set out below apply to all entrants involved in the Royco Curry Nouvelle Gift Voucher Competition.


Any violation or attempt to violate any of these terms and conditions will result in the immediate disqualification of the transgressor from the Competition.


The decision of the Promoter in all matters relating to the Competition is final and binding provided that such decisions are compliant with all applicable laws.


These terms and conditions shall be governed by and interpreted according to the laws of the Republic of South Africa.


The Royco Curry Nouvelle Gift Voucher Competition (“the Competition”) is conducted by Mobitainment (PTY) Ltd, 1 Heyneke Place, Benmore Gardens, Sandton (”Promoter”)


  1. 1. This Competition runs from the 1st July 2021 to 15th Sept 2021.
  2. 2. The duration of the Competition may be extended or curtailed at the discretion of the Promoter.
  3. 3. In order to be able to enter the Competition and to be eligible to win a prize:
  4. a. the entrant must be a resident of the Republic of South Africa.
  5. 4. The Promoter and/or the organisers reserves the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entrants.
  6. 5. To enter the Competition eligible entrants are required to purchase any of the following products:

ROYCO Dry Cook In Sauce Thai Green Curry – 50g
ROYCO Dry Cook in Sauce Korma Curry – 41g
ROYCO Dry Cook In Sauce Butter Chicken – 50g
ROYCO Wet Cook in Sauce Butter Chicken – 400g
ROYCO Wet Cook In Sauce Tikka Masala – 375g
ROYCO Wet Cook in Sauce Korma Curry – 375g
ROYCO Wet Cook in Sauce Rogan Josh – 375g


(“Qualifying Products”), then enter on the applicable platform:


  1. 1. Scan QR Code linked to the competition on instore point of Sales material.
  2. 2. Use the relevant link found on Facebook, Instagram or Royco Website.
  3. 3. Follow the prompts to enter your details for the competition.
  4. Entrants are to retain their slip to validate their purchase.
  5. 6. Aside from the Qualifying Product, no other Mars Consumer Products Proprietary Limited’s (“Mars”) products are eligible for this Competition and the Qualifying Product is subject to availability at the time of entry.
  6. 7. Mars, their directors, members, partners, employees, agents, consultants, any other person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by them or any supplier of goods and services in connection with this Competition and their spouses, life partners, parents, children, siblings, business partners or associates are not eligible to participate in or enter this Competition (“Disqualified Person”).
  7. 8. On entry, entrants may be required to make an express declaration that they are not a Disqualified Person, nor related to such person.
  8. 9. IN THE EVENT OF A DISPUTE, THE DECISION OF THE PROMOTERS WILL BE FINAL AND BINDING AND NO CORRESPONDENCE WILL BE ENTERED INTO.
  9. 10. Mars reserves the right, in its sole discretion and to the extent permitted by law, to change any detail of the Competition or withdraw the Competition, in whole or in part, at any time temporarily or permanently and without prior notice to entrants, and to interpret these terms and conditions in their sole discretion. The onus rests on the entrant to check the terms and conditions.
  10. 11. MARS MAY AT ITS SOLE DISCRETION DECIDE THAT ANY ENTRY IS NOT ELIGIBLE DUE TO THE NATURE OF THE CONTENT OF THE ENTRY AND MAY DISQUALIFY A PERSON FROM THE COMPETITION.
  11. 12. Winners will be selected at random by Mars and contacted directly by the Promoter via SMS or email (same number and email address used when completing your entry details) within 48hrs of being selected.
  12. 13. Verified Winners will receive their electronic Nouvelle Cookware Gift Vouchers via Email (same email address used when completing your entry details). This gift voucher is Redeemable on www.Cielo.co.za or any Cielo Store Nationwide.
  13. 14. A participant may only win 1 (one) prize for the duration of the Competition.
  14. 15. The prize is non-transferable and may not be redeemed for cash. The Promoters reserve the right to substitute any prize with another prize of similar value.
  15. 16. Should a participant fill in inaccurate contact details or should the Mars representative be unable to contact them for prize redemption within 14 (fourteen) working days, he/she will forfeit the prize and it will be allocated to another participant.
  16. 17. Entrants who submit a valid entry in terms of clause 5, will stand the chance to win a share of R180,000.00 (One Hundred and Eighty thousand rand) (“Prize”). There will be a total of 72 (seventy two) prizes to be won, each to the value of R2500 (two thousand five hundred rand.) Draw will take place 17th September 2021
  17. 18. The Competition receipts and/ or retailer slips, recording all purchases of Qualifying Products will be required before receipt of a Prize by any winner.
  18. 19. All competition queries must be directed to one of our call centre agents on +27 0860 0027 40 between 09H00 to 16H00 on weekdays
  19. 20. MARS, THE PROMOTER AND/OR ORGANISERS ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY TECHNICAL FAILURE THAT MAY RESULT IN AN ENTRY NOT BEING SUCCESSFULLY SUBMITTED. ANY PRIZE IS ACCEPTED BY A WINNER AT HIS/HER OWN RISK AND THE PROMOTERS AND/OR ORGANISERS ARE NOT LIABLE, AT ANY TIME, FOR ANY DEFECT IN THE PRIZE.
  20. 21. By entering this Competition, the entrant consents that the MARS, the Promoter and/or organisers may use names and images taken of the winners/entrants for publicity purposes, without any further remuneration being payable to the winner/entrant. All promotional material will become the sole property of the Promoter. However, the winner/entrant has the right to decline participating in any promotional activity or to object to these images being used by giving written notification to the Promoter and/or its organisers.
  21. 22. BY ENTERING THE COMPETITION AND/OR ACCEPTING ANY PRIZE, THE ENTRANTS, USERS AND/OR WINNERS HEREBY INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE PROMOTER AND/OR ITS ORGANISERS (INCLUDING THEIR SUBSIDIARIES, HOLDING COMPANIES AND AFFILIATES), THEIR DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS AND CONTRACTORS FROM AND AGAINST ANY ACTIONS, CLAIMS AND/OR LIABILITY FOR INJURY, LOSS, DAMAGE, EXPENSE, CLAIM OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE COMPETITION AND/OR THE USE, ACCEPTANCE OR POSSESSION OF A PRIZE, AND/OR PARTICIPATION (OR NON-PARTICIPATION) IN A PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITY.
  22. 23. The Promoter excludes all warranties (express or implied), representations and liabilities regarding this Competition.
  23. 24. MARS and/or the Promoter shall not be responsible for any misrepresentation caused due to an unintentional copying error, typing error or an error by omission that may occur on any of its promotional material or social media in relation to this Competition.
  24. 25. Entrants who, in the Promoter’s and/or organisers sole determination, act unlawfully, fraudulently, in breach of these terms and conditions or otherwise dishonestly may be disqualified from participating in the Competition and shall not be eligible to win any prize.
  25. 26. By entering and participating in the Competition, entrants authorize the Promoter and/or organisers to collect and process your personal information for purposes of conducting or promoting the Competition (including but not limited to determining and notifying Winners), for general marketing purposes and/or other statistical purposes related to this Competition. For the avoidance of doubt, personal information is that as described in the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 and includes but is not limited to your full names, telephone number(s) and/or e-mail address. Personal information does not include any health-related information. The Promoter and/or the organisers shall at all times comply with all data protection privacy laws applicable at the time of the Competition as well as its own privacy policy when storing and processing the personal information of the entrants and/or Winners.
  26. 27. Other than to its employees or contractors for purposes of conducting the Competition, the Promoter and/or organisers shall not disclose personal information to any third party unless:
  27. a. such third party is bound by the same provisions and obligations as those set out in these terms and conditions; and
  28. b. the Promoter and/or organisers have received the entrant’s (and where applicable the Winner’s) prior written consent.
  29. 28. The provisions of clause 28 shall not apply where disclosure is required by law or court order or if such personal information is or becomes public knowledge and is in the public domain by any reason other than through an act or omission on the part of the Promoter and/or the organiser.
  30. 29. Copies of these terms and conditions of this Competition are available online at WWW.ROYCO.CO.ZA
  31. 30. ADDITIONAL TO ANY OTHER RIGHTS CONTAINED IN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, THE PROMOTERS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO TERMINATE THE COMPETITION AT ANY TIME WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT. IF THIS IS THE CASE, THE PROMOTERS WILL PROVIDE A NOTICE ON THE WEBSITE AND IT SHALL BE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF ENTRANTS TO REVIEW SUCH WEBSITE IN THIS RESPECT. IN SUCH EVENT, ALL ENTRANTS HEREBY WAIVE ANY RIGHTS WHICH THEY MAY HAVE AGAINST ANY OF THE PROMOTER PARTIES AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THEY WILL HAVE NO RECOURSE OR CLAIM OF ANY NATURE AGAINST THE PROMOTER PARTIES.

Royco’s #AnyoneCanMakeAGreatCurry Instagram Competition


The following terms and conditions apply to Royco’s #AnyoneCanMakeAGreatCurry Instagram Competition (“Competition”). The Competition is promoted by Mars Consumer Products Africa Proprietary Limited (“Promotor”), with its physical address at Allhart Office Park, 150 Western Services Road, Woodmead, 2191 South Africa, in association with Royco (“the organizers”). Engage with Royco’s Competition content on its Instagram page in terms of these Terms and Conditions during the period 20 July 2021 to 28 July 2021, and stand a chance to win one of two @Home gift vouchers each to the value of R2,500.00 (two thousand five hundred rand).  


1. INTRODUCTION

1.1 Participation in this Competition is governed by these terms and conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”).

1.2 Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. Participants are encouraged to review the Terms and Conditions before entering into the Competition and acknowledge that they been given an appropriate opportunity to do so and that they understand and accept these Terms and Conditions.

1.4 Your entry, participation in this Competition and/or your acceptance of a Prize (in the event that you win a Prize) will constitute your binding acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, please do not participate in the Competition. 

1.4 Any violation or attempt to violate any of these Terms and Conditions will result in the immediate disqualification of the transgressor from the Competition.

1.5 The Promotor has the right to reject any Participant suspected of fraudulent behaviour. For the avoidance of doubt, Participants who, in the Promoter’s and/or organisers sole determination, act unlawfully, fraudulently, in breach of these Terms and Conditions or otherwise dishonestly may be disqualified from participating in the Competition and shall not be eligible to win any Prize.  

1.6 The Promotor has the right to update, correct or verify these Terms and Conditions at any time during the term of the Competition. The updated, corrected or verified version of the Terms and Conditions will supersede any errors or omissions made on any publicly communicated documentation or marketing material in relation to this Competition.

1.7 THE PROMOTOR RESERVES THE RIGHT IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION AND TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, TO AMEND THESE RULES OR WITHDRAW OR POSTPONE THE COMPETITION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, AT ANY TIME, TEMPORARILY OR PERMANENTLY WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT. IF THIS IS THE CASE, THE PROMOTER WILL PROVIDE A NOTICE ON ITS WEBSITE: WWW.ROYCO.CO.ZA TO THIS EFFECT AND IT SHALL BE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PARTICIPANTS TO REVIEW SUCH NOTICE. IN SUCH EVENT, ALL ENTRANTS HEREBY WAIVE ANY RIGHTS WHICH THEY MAY HAVE AGAINST THE PROMOTER AND/OR THE ORGANISERS AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THEY WILL HAVE NO RECOURSE OR CLAIM OF ANY NATURE AGAINST THE PROMOTER AND/OR THE ORGANISERS IN THIS REGARD.

1.8 THE DECISION OF THE PROMOTOR IN ALL MATTERS (INCLUDING DISPUTE-RELATED MATTERS) RELATING TO THE COMPETITION IS FINAL AND BINDING AND NO CORRESPONDENCE WILL BE ENTERED INTO, PROVIDED THAT SUCH DECISIONS ARE COMPLIANT WITH ALL APPLICABLE LAWS.

1.9 These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and interpreted according to the laws of the Republic of South Africa

1.10 The Competition is limited to residents of South Africa (“Participants”). In addition, the following people shall not be eligible to participate in this Competition:

1.10.1 directors, members, partners, promotional and advertising agents, merchandisers, employees or consultants of the Promotor and the organizers of the Competition;

1.10.2 people who are not legal residents and/or legal citizen of the Republic of South Africa; or

1.10.3 a spouse, life partner, parent, child, brother, sister, business partner or associate of any of the persons specified in clauses 1.10.1 and 1.10.2 above, 

(“Disqualified Participants”).

1.11 Persons under the age of 18 years are not permitted to participate unless they have received explicit consent from, and are assisted by, a parent or legal guardian.

1.12 On entry, Participants may be required to make an express declaration stating that they are not a Disqualified Participant, nor related to such person. The Promoter and/or the organisers reserve the right, at any time, to verify the validity of Participants. 

1.13 MARS MAY AT ITS SOLE DISCRETION DECIDE THAT AN ENTRY IS NOT ELIGIBLE DUE TO THE NATURE OF THE CONTENT OF THE ENTRY AND MAY DISQUALIFY A PERSON FROM THE COMPETITION.

1.14 Individuals may enter the Competition more than once during the term of the Competition but are only eligible to win one of the Prizes available. 

2 MECHANICS: HOW TO ENTER

2.1 This Competition runs from 20 July 2021 until 28 July 2021. No entries received after midnight on the 28 July 2021 will be considered.

2.2 The duration of the Competition may be extended or curtailed at the discretion of the Promoter.

2.3 To enter the Competition Participants must engage with Royco’s Instagram platform by: 

2.3.1 tagging one person on the Royco Instagram Competition post using the #AnyoneCanMakeAGreatCurry; and 

2.3.1 following @royco.sa on Instagram.

2.4 Winners will be announced by the Promotor in the Competition post comments on 30 July 2021 and will then be contacted directly by the Promotor.

2.5 Entry into the Competition is at no cost to the Participant.

3. WINNERS

3.1 Two winners will be selected at random by the Promotor via a draw scheduled to take place on 29 July 2021. The Promotor’s decision in this regard will be final (“Winners”).

3.2 The Winners will be notified by the Promotor within 3 (three) days of being selected via Royco’s Instagram Competition Post in terms of which each respective Winner entered the Competition. 

3.3 Once the Winners are selected, the Promotor will contact each Winner via Instagram private messenger and request their contact details and postal address for purposes of delivering the Prize. 

3.4 The Promotor shall not be liable, once the Winners have been notified, for any reason, if it is unable to contact a Winner or receive their response for a period longer than 14 (fourteen) business days.   

3.5 Should the Promotor be unable to contact a Winner for prize redemption within 14 (fourteen) business days of the Winner being selected as such or if a Winner fails to comply with these Terms and Conditions, the Promotor may determine in its sole discretion that said Winner forfeit the Prize and decide on a new Winner from the eligible entries.

4. PRIZES

4.5 The prize includes an @Home gift voucher to the value of R2,500.00 (two thousand five hundred rand) (“Prize”). Two Prizes are available in respect of the Competition. The Prize is redeemable in store at any @Home nationwide. 

4.6 The Prize is personal, non-transferable, and may not be deferred, changed or exchanged for cash or any other item. In the event that the award of a Prize is subject to any bank charges and/or has any tax implications and or any other cost then the Promotor reserves the right to adjust such Prize to accommodate such charges and costs. Alternatively, in the sole discretion of the Promotor, such charges and or costs shall be for the account of the Winner.

4.7 If the Prize cannot be offered for whatever reason, the Promotor reserves the right at its sole discretion to substitute the Prize for another prize of equal or greater value without giving notice to the Winner. 

4.8 Winners will be required to provide proof of their compliance with these Terms and Conditions before taking receipt of a Prize. As per clause 1.4, should a Winner be found to have not complied with these Terms and Conditions, he/she will automatically be disqualified from the Competition, and their Prize forfeited. Winners may also be required to document and sign their acceptance of a Prize for the Promotor’s records.

5. INDEMNITIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY 

5.1 Participants and Winners absolve the Promotor and the organizers of the Competition,  as well as their advertising agencies, advisers, agents and suppliers, from liability for all claims, loss or damages howsoever arising from wilful misconduct or negligent acts or omission on the part of any such person.

5.2 The Promotor will not be liable for any delays in delivery of, or defect in, a Prize to any Winner.

5.3 THE PROMOTER AND/OR THE ORGANISERS ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY TECHNICAL FAILURE THAT MAY RESULT IN AN ENTRY NOT BEING SUCCESSFULLY SUBMITTED.

5.4 PARTICIPATION IN THIS COMPETITION AND SUBSEQUENT USE OF A PRIZE IS AT THE PARTICIPANT’S AND/OR WINNER’S OWN RISK. PARTICIPANTS AND WINNERS HEREBY INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS THE PROMOTOR AND THE ORGANIZERS OF THE COMPETITION, AS WELL AS THEIR EMPLOYEES AND STAFF, ORGANISERS OF THIS COMPETITION, ADVERTISING AGENCIES, ADVISERS AND ANY OTHER RELATED PARTIES, AGAINST ALL CLAIMS, LOSSES AND LIABILITY WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT INCURRED BY ANY PARTICIPANT OR WINNER ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS COMPETITION AND/OR THE USE, ACCEPTANCE OR POSSESSION OF A PRIZE, AND/OR PARTICIPATION (OR NON-PARTICIPATION) IN A PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, PERSONAL INJURIES, DEATH AND PROPERTY DAMAGE AND CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION OR INVASION OF PRIVACY, HOWSOEVER ARISING.

5.5 The Promotor shall not be responsible for any misrepresentation caused due to an unintentional copying error, typing error or an error by omission that may occur on any of its promotional material or social media in relation to this Competition.

5.6 Winners and Participants are to familiarise themselves with the Regulations issued by the Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, including in terms of section 27(2) of the Disaster Management Act 57 of 2002, as amended from time to time, which significantly (amongst others) incorporates the specifications for the re-enforced Alert Level 4 of the lockdown (GNR 565 of 27 June 2021), and are solely responsible for their compliance therewith. The Promotor in no way condones irresponsible Covid-19 behaviour and this Competition should not be interpreted as its endorsement thereof. 

6. PUBLICITY CAMPAIGN 

6.1 On request, Winners and/or Participants may be required to take part in publicity campaigns (by permitting the use of their name and image/s) for purposes of promoting the Promotor and/or the Royco brand. Winners and/or Participants shall at all times be entitled to decline such request. 

6.2 Those Winners and/or Participants who agree to take part in any publicity campaign will not be entitled to any payment or other remuneration for their involvement in the campaign. 

6.3 All publicity and other promotional material will become the sole property of the Promoter.

6.4 You are entitled to decline any marketing communication by emailing the Promotor on contact@za.mars.com or by calling us on 0860 002 740.

7. DATA USAGE 

7.1 By entering and participating in the Competition, you authorise the Promoter and/or organisers to collect, store and process your personal information for purposes of this Competition, which includes but is not limited to your full names, telephone number(s) and/or e-mail address. Your personal information will not be sold or disclosed to any third party. For the avoidance of doubt, personal information is that as defined in the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013 (“POPI Act”) and does not include any health-related information. The Promotor and/or the organizers shall at all times comply with all data protection privacy laws applicable at the time of the Competition as well as its own privacy policy when storing and processing  the personal information of the Participants and/or Winners.

7.2 Other than to its employees or contractors for purposes of conducting the Competition, the Promotor shall not disclose personal information to any third party unless:

7.2.1 such third party is bound by the same provisions and obligations as those set out in these Terms and Conditions; and 

7.2.2 the Promotor has received the Participant’s (and where applicable the Winner’s) prior written consent.

7.3 For the avoidance of any doubt, Participants and Winners hereby consent to the use of their personal information by the Promotor and/or the organizers for the purposes as set out in clause 7.1 in relation to this Competition.

8.  Copies of these Terms and Conditions in respect of this Competition are available online at www.royco.co.za (“Website”).

All competition queries must be directed to one of our call centre agents on +27 0860 0027 40 between 09H00 to 16H00 on weekdays. 

 

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