Summer Fun with Thermos Photo Caption Contest

The original Thermos Brand which is currently distributed in the Philippines by Collins International Trading Corporation has recently announced its summer contest. Dubbed as “Summer Fun with Thermos Photo Caption Contest”, it aimed to encouraged participants to show their creativity and wit in promoting Thermos using pictures. Twelve (12) winning entries will receive iPAD2. So what are you waiting for, shoot those pictures and who knows you might be one of the lucky 12 to win an iPAD2.

Below is the mechanics on how to join and other information about the contest.

MECHANICS
Summer Fun with Thermos Promo

1. Participants must like the Official Thermos Philippines Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/ThermosPH) and follow Thermos Philippines on Twitter (http://twitter.com/ThermosPH).
2. Photo entries must have their corresponding captions (maximum of 140 characters) that adhere/is in line with the theme for the period. The picture can be in JPEG or PNG formats, with a maximum size of 4MB.
3. Only color, brightness and contrast of the photo entry are allowed to be adjusted.
4. Photo entries and caption should be uploaded by the participant in the Thermos Philippines Landing Page (http://www.facebook.com/ThermosPH/app_190322544333196) which is supported by Manila Exchange (http://www.manilax.me) website with the following details:

Complete name of participant
Complete address
Complete name of model/s (Prior written consent from the model is required for pre screening whereas the scanned letter of authorization should be attached to entry).
Photo Caption
Landline
Mobile number
Email address
Promo period and theme
Facebook ID
Twitter ID 

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5. Photo entries and their corresponding caption will be screened. Illegal, immoral, visually disturbing, derogatory/hate, foul and sexually explicit photo entries will be automatically disqualified.
6. Only photo entries and their corresponding caption published in the Thermos Philippines Landing Page (http://www.facebook.com/ThermosPH/app_190322544333196) which is supported by Manila Exchange (http://www.manilax.me) website are considered for the promo. Links of considered photo entries will also be published on the official Thermos Facebook page and Twitter account.
7. Participants are allowed to publish their photo entries in their personal social media account.
8. There will be 12 winners for the whole promo which will be based on the address:
a. 4 winners per period; two (2) winners from Metro Manila, one (1) winner from Luzon outside of Metro Manila, one (1) winner from Visayas and Mindanao
b. There are three (3) periods for the whole contest.

9. Prizes:

10. Theme per period:

11. A genuine Thermos brand item should be visible in the photo entry. Entries using generic/non-Thermos branded food and beverage containers will be disqualified. For more information about the genuine Thermos brand, participants can inquire at thermos[at]collins-international[dot]com[dot]ph, (02) 684 6160 or (02) 646 2867.
12. Winners will be chosen based on:
a. UNIQUENESS (40%). The exceptionality of the photo entry that corresponds to the theme.
b. WITTINESS (40%). Caption and picture must be catchy, creative, witty and appropriate to the photo and theme. Caption must not exceed 140 characters.
c. VISIBILITY OF THERMOS PRODUCT (10%). The Thermos product must be clearly visible and identifiable.
d. POPULARITY (10%). The number of likes of the photo entry and caption in the Thermos Philippines Landing Page (http://www.facebook.com/ThermosPH/app_190322544333196) which is supported by Manila Exchange (http://www.manilax.me) website
13. Entries will be judged by two (3) representatives from Collins International Trading Corporation.

Julie Lim
VP for Business Development
Collins International Trading Corporation

King del Rosario
Head, Business Unit 8 – Thermos
Collins International Trading Corporation

Joanna Marie Dela Cuesta
Brand Marketing Assistant
Collins International Trading Corporation

14. Winners will be announced three (3) days after the last day of the period.
15. Winners will be announced in Thermos Philippines Landing Page (http://www.facebook.com/ThermosPH/app_190322544333196) which is supported by Manila Exchange (http://www.manilax.me) website, official Thermos Facebook page and Twitter account. They will be notified via courier, SMS, and email.
16. Winners should bring the actual letter sent via courier to claim their prize. Winners must also present one (1) valid ID.
17. Winners should personally claim their prize at the following addresses:

Metro Manila/Luzon
Collins International Trading Corporation
412 Amang Rodriguez Avenue, Manggahan, Pasig City
Tel. No. 681-6161 / 681-6163

Visayas
Cebu City
Advanced Electronics Service Corporation
Castilex Compound Mandaue, North Central, Cabancalan St., Mandaue City
Tel. No. 63 32 ( 344-8469 ) / 63 32 (345-2804)
Fax: 63 32 (344-8404)

Mindanao
Davao City
Advanced Electronics Service Corporation
2nd Floor, Room 202 Amesco Bldg, Ramon Magsaysay St., Davao City
Tel. No. 63 82 (227-4974) Telefax

18. Failure to submit the required documents forfeits the prize.
19. Failure to claim the prize in person by August 30, 2012 forfeits the prize.
20. All participants can only win once during Summer Fun with Thermos Online Contest.
21. This contest is only applicable to the residents of the Republic of the Philippines.
22. Employees of Collins International Trading Corporation, promoters for all Collins products and their relatives up to 2nd degree of consanguinity and affinity are automatically disqualified.
23. All entries will become the property of Collins International Trading Corporation, and may be used for any online/printed promotional materials and press releases. By submitting the photo entry the participant is agreeable to this portion.
24. This promo cannot be used in conjunction with other promotional activities.

PER DTI-NCR PERMIT # 1808 SERIES OF 2012

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