WORLD MARKET’S SPRUCE UP YOUR SPACE SWEEPSTAKES

OFFICIAL RULES



NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE U.S. & DC WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. VOID IN PUERTO RICO AND ALL OTHER U.S. TERRITORIES AND POSSESSIONS AND WHERE PROHIBITED.


PROGRAM OVERVIEW: Cost Plus, Inc. ("Sponsor") will be conducting the World Market’s Spruce Up Your Space Sweepstakes (the "Promotion" or "Sweepstakes") beginning 12:01 a.m. ET 8/10/13, ends 11:59 p.m. ET 9/6/13


ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Void in Puerto Rico and all other U.S. territories and possessions and where prohibited. Employees of Cost Plus, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Smartify, Inc. (“Administrator”), Bed, Bath & Beyond Inc. and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers and advertising and promotion agencies, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, children and each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and household members of each such employee, whether related or not, are not eligible to enter or win. The Promotion is governed by U.S. law and is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.


HOW TO ENTER: During the Promotion Period, there are three (3) ways to enter;

1) Online: visit www.worldmarket.com/sweepstakes and follow the provided instructions to complete and submit the online entry form to receive one (1) entry. Limit one (1) entry per person per valid email address per day.


2) Facebook: visit www.facebook.com/worldmarket and follow the provided instructions to enter the Sweepstakes by “Liking” the page to receive one (1) Sweepstakes entry. Limit one (1) “Like” entry per person using only one (1) Facebook account, regardless of entry form method used to enter. Entries received in excess of the stated limit from any person or email address will be void. All Promotion entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.


Bonus entries; there are seven (7) ways to receive bonus entries: 1) Twitter: follow World Market on Twitter to receive twenty-five (25) bonus entries. 2) Pinterest: follow World Market on Pinterest to receive twenty-five (25) bonus entries. 3) Instagram: follow World Market on Instagram to receive twenty-five (25) bonus entries. 4) Tumblr: follow World Market on Tumblr to receive twenty-five (25) bonus entries. 5) Email Opt-in: follow the instructions provided to opt-in and receive emails from World Market to receive one hundred (100) bonus entries. 6) Comment: Comment on the promotion to receive fifteen (15) bonus entries with the option of sharing it via Facebook, Twitter or email. 7) Refer-A-Friend: Send a link to friends and earn one hundred (100) bonus entries if they enter the sweepstakes through the referral link. There is a maximum of on thousand (1,000) possible entries achieved through referring friends. Entries and bonus entries generated by script, macro or other automated means and entries by any means that subvert the entry process will be void. In the event of a dispute as to who submitted an online entry, the authorized account holder of the Facebook account used to participate will be deemed to be the entrant and he/she must comply with these Official Rules. 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. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. If a dispute over the identity of an entrant cannot be resolved to Sponsor's satisfaction, the affected entry(ies) will be disqualified. There is a maximum limit of one (1) Promotion entry (excluding bonus entries) per person using only one (1) Facebook account regardless of the method of obtaining Promotion entries. Bonus entry actions may be performed once with the exception of “Comment” and “Refer-A-Friend” which may be performed once per day. Initial Entry and Bonus Entries (with the exception of commenting) will be carried over to each subsequent drawing period.


3) Mail-in: To receive three hundred and one (301) bonus entries without opting-in to receive emails or connecting to any of the above social media channels, on a 3" x 5" piece of paper, hand-print your complete name, mailing address, daytime and evening telephone numbers (area code included), date-of-birth, and email address and mail in a properly stamped #10 envelope to: World Market’s Spruce Up Your Space Sweepstakes, 975 Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91106. Mail-in bonus entry requests must be postmarked by 9/7/13 and received by 9/13/13 to be considered.


WINNER SELECTION/VERIFICATION: The potential winners will be selected in a random drawing, from all eligible entries received, to be held on or about September 14, 2013. The Sweepstakes drawing will be conducted by an independent judging agency whose decisions are final. The potential winners are subject to verification. Odds of winning a prize depend upon the number of eligible entries received. Potential winners will be notified by phone, email and/or mail following the drawing and will be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility/liability release, tax form and, where legal, a publicity release (collectively, the “Eligibility Documents”) within five (5) calendar days of date of issuance. If a potential prize winner cannot be reached within five (5) calendar days from the first notification attempt, in the event of noncompliance within the above stated Eligibility Documents time period or with these Official Rules, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate winner may be selected for the applicable drawing.


PRIZES One (1) Grand Prize Package: Package consists one (1) a $5,000 World Market Gift Card and a shopping experience with a World Market Design Blogger at a local World Market store (within 20 miles of the winner’s home) with customized room sketches for one (1) room. ARV $9,000. In the event the closest World Market exceeds 20 miles from the winner’s home, the designer will shop online with the winner on worldmarket.com. Gift card is subject to certain terms and conditions as specified by World Market. In-home consultation will take place on date and time specified by Sponsor on or before 11/1/13. Exact designer is subject to availability and will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In the event Sponsor is unable to provide an in-home consultation and sketches, no compensation or substitution will be provided; however, remainder of prize package will be awarded and Sponsor will have no further obligation to such winner.


Three (3) First Place Packages: Package includes a $1,000 World Market gift card. ARV $1,000 each. Total ARV of all prizes is $12,000. Limit one prize per person.


GENERAL PRIZE CONDITIONS: No cash substitutions for prizes will be permitted and prizes are nonrefundable and nontransferable, except at sole discretion of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize for one of equal or greater value. All prizes are awarded "AS IS." Sponsor makes no representations or warranties with regard to any prize. By participating in this Promotion and accepting prizes, winners agree (and agree to confirm this grant in writing, if requested) to allow use of their names, voices, likenesses, biographical information and/or photo for advertising and/or publicity purposes in all media now known or hereinafter invented without territorial or time limitations and without compensation, unless prohibited.


TIMING: The Promotion begins at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on 8/10/13 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on 9/6/13 (the “Promotion Period”). Mail-in bonus entry requests must be postmarked by 9/7/13 and received by 9/13/13 to be considered.


TAXES AND EXPENSES: Winners are solely responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes and all other fees and expenses associated with prize acceptance. Prize winners will receive a Form 1099 from the Sponsor for the total ARV of prize (stated above) that he/she won for the calendar year that he/she won.


CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: By participating, each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accept these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and Administrator, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner and void all associated entries.


GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, entrants consent to the use of their names, cities and states of residence, voices, and/or photographs and/or similar related information for promotional, advertising and other purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees, without additional compensation, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law. Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, Facebook and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, suppliers, distributors, retailers, and advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) from any claims, actions, injury, liability, loss or damage of any kind resulting from participating in this Promotion or from the acceptance or use of any prize awarded.

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Releasees are not responsible for: (i) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (ii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iii) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process of the Promotion; (iv) late, lost, stolen, undelivered, misdirected, delayed, inaccurate, garbled or incomplete entries or bonus entries, or for any electronic, computer, printing, typographical, human or other error relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries or bonus entries, the announcement of the prizes, or in any Promotion-related materials (including these Official Rules); or (v) any injury or damage to persons or property, including but not limited to entrant’s computer, hardware, or software, which injury or damage may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the Promotion or the use or misuse of any prize (including any travel/activity related thereto). Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Promotion if bugs, virus, fraud, technical failures or any other factor impairs the integrity, administration or proper play of the Promotion, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the Prize(s) in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received for the drawing(s) up to the time of the impairment.


ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.


CHOICE OF LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of California, USA.

RULES/WINNER’S NAMES: For the names of the winners, available after 10/1/13, or for an additional copy of these Official Rules, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: World Market’s Spruce Up Your Space Sweepstakes, 975 Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91106. Please specify “Rules” or “Winner’s Names.” Requests must be received by 12/1/13. Vermont residents may omit return postage for “Rules” requests. You may also view these Official Rules at www.worldmarketsweepstakes.com.

12) SPONSOR: Cost Plus, Inc., 200 Fourth Street, Oakland, CA 94607.


13) ADMINISTRATOR: Smartify, 975 Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91106.



Abbreviated Rules

World Market’s Spruce Up Your Space Sweepstakes


IN-STORE, POS, PRINT

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN WORLD SPRUCE UP YOUR SPACE SWEEPSTAKES. Open to legal residents of the US & DC who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Begins 12:01 a.m. ET 8/9/13, ends 11:59 p.m. ET 9/6/13. Void in Puerto Rico & all other US territories & possessions & where prohibited. Subject to Official Rules, available at participating Cost Plus World Market stores or by sending a SASE to: World Market’s Spruce Up Your Space Sweepstakes, 975 Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91106 or by visiting available at www.facebook.com/worldmarket. Sponsor: Cost Plus, Inc. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. By entering, you understand that you are providing your information to the Cost Plus, Inc and not Facebook.


ONLINE

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN WORLD MARKET’S SPRUCE UP YOUR SPACE SWEEPSTAKES. Open to legal residents of the US & DC who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Begins 12:01 a.m. ET 8/9/13, ends 11:59 p.m. ET 9/6/13. Void in Puerto Rico & all other US territories & possessions & where prohibited. Subject to Official Rules, available at www.facebook.com/worldmarket. Sponsor: Cost Plus, Inc. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. By entering, you understand that you are providing your information to the Cost Plus, Inc and not Facebook.



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