Durex Valentine's Day - Smart Shopper Competition


1.1 The promoters to this competition are Pick n Pay Retailers Pty Ltd (“Pick n Pay”) (registration number: 1973/004739/07) a company incorporated in the Republic of South Africa and having its registered address at 101 Rosmead Avenue, Kenilworth, 7708 and Reckitt Benckiser Pty Ltd (“Reckitt Benckiser”) (registration number: 1970/014554/07) a company incorporated in the Republic of South Africa and having its registered address at 8 Jet Park Road, Elandsfontein 1406.

1.2 All persons entering the Pick n Pay and Durex Smart Shopper Competition ("the promotional competition", alternatively “the competition”) ("the entrants") agree that the competition rules as set out in these terms and conditions are binding on them. A copy of these terms and conditions is available at


2.1 These terms and conditions and competition rules contain certain terms and conditions which appear in similar text style to this clause and which:

2.1.1 may limit the risk or liability of the promoter or a third party; and/or

2.1.2 may create risk or liability for the entrant; and/or

2.1.3 may compel the entrant to indemnify the promoter or a third party; and/or

2.1.4 serves as an acknowledgement of a fact by the entrant.

2.2 The entrant's attention is drawn to these terms and conditions because they are important and should be carefully noted.

2.3 The entrant cannot be a juristic person and must be an individual.

2.4 Nothing in these terms and conditions is intended to, or must be understood to, unlawfully restrict, limit or avoid any rights or obligations, as the case may be, created for either the entrant or the promoter in terms of the Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008 ("the CPA").

2.5 The entrant acknowledges that by submitting his or her entry to the competition he/she has been given an appropriate opportunity to first read these terms and conditions before entering and that he/she understands and agrees to the terms and conditions.

2.6 All entrants to this promotional competition participate entirely at their own risk. By reading and accepting these terms and conditions, the entrant gives consent to these risks and hereby indemnifies and holds harmless the promoters and Pick n Pay and all entitles in the Pick n Pay group and Reckitt Benckiser, their directors, employees and agents of any and all liability pertaining to any damage, cost, injuries and losses of whatever nature sustained as a result of their participation in the competition and related events and activities, save where such damage, cost, injuries and losses are sustained as a result of the gross negligence or wilful misconduct of any indemnified party.


3.1 This promotional competition opens on 15 January 2018 and closes on 19 February 2018.

3.2 The prize:

3.2.1 One (1) travel voucher for a trip for two (2) to the value of twenty five thousand rand (R25 000);

3.2.2 One (1) winner in total.

3.3 The prize includes:

3.3.1 One (1) travel voucher to the value of Twenty Five Thousand Rand (R25 000) (including VAT) to be used to book a trip for 2 people to any destination in South Africa;

3.3.2 Return economy class flights for two (2) to the chosen destination;

3.3.3 Ground transfers.

3.4 The Prize excludes:

3.4.1 Any meals, drinks, items of a personal nature, travel insurance and any other expenses not specified in the R25,000 (Twenty Five Thousand Rands) package at the time the booking is mad, will be for the winner’s own account;

3.4.2 Health requirements where necessary;

3.4.3 Optional excursions;

3.4.4 All items of personal nature;

3.4.5 Gratuities;

3.4.6 Meals and beverages other than specified;

3.4.7 And any other items not noted in the inclusions;

3.5 The choice of service providers and venders, including but not limited to accommodation and flights is at the sole discretion of promoters.

3.6 Any travel bookings made are also subject to the terms & conditions as stipulated by Thompsons for Travel.

3.7 Bookings will be made through Thompsons for Travel ONLY. All bookings must be made directly between the winner and Thompsons for Travel.

3.8 The travel package can be customized according to the winner’s needs; however the package must include all costs pertaining to the trip being booked including airline tickets, transfers and accommodation.

3.9 All bookings made using the travel vouchers are subject to availability at time of booking.

3.10 Prizes are not transferable and may not be exchanged for cash or other prizes.

3.11 The travel vouchers are valid for 12 months.

3.12 The prize may not be redeemed during peak holiday seasons such as school holidays.

3.13 Any missed or late arrival for pre-arranged trip which incurs cost will be the prize winner’s responsibility.

3.14 The competition excludes Pick n Pay online shopping purchases.

3.15 Prizes must be procured before the end date of the competition 19 February 2018 by Durex.

3.16 In order to qualify as an entrant for this promotional competition, the entrant:

3.16.1 must live in the Republic of South Africa;

3.16.2 must provide correct and full personal details, as required;

3.16.3 must be 18 years old or older;

3.16.4 cannot be a juristic entity and must be an individual; and

3.16.5 must be a registered Pick n Pay Smart Shopper.

3.16.6 The promoters, Pick n Pay, any entity in the Pick n Pay Group or Company and Reckitt Benckiser, their directors, members, partners, employees, agents or consultants, the suppliers of goods or services in connection with this promotional competition, or any other person who directly or indirectly controls or is controlled by the above named parties and their respective spouses, life partners, business partners or immediate family members are not permitted to participate in this promotional competition.

3.17 To enter the promotional competition, the entrant must:

3.17.1 Purchase any Durex product and swipe their Smart Shopper card for automatic entry.

3.17.2 Participants may enter the promotional competition as many times as they wish

3.18 The winner and travel partners must be permitted to travel to the specified destination by the relevant authorities. The winner shall forfeit the prize in the event that for any reason whatsoever, the winner is prevented or unable to travel to the specified destination or on the specified dates..


4.1 Winners will be selected within four weeks of the competition closure date (this date is subject to change without notice).

4.2 Entrants to whom prizes will be awarded will be selected through a random draw.

4.3 Winners will be contacted via email or telephonically within four weeks of the competition closure date (this date is subject to change without notice). Pick n Pay and Reckitt Benckiser reserves the right to disqualify a winner if he/she does not respond to the email or telephone call within one week of winner selection and randomly select a replacement winner from the competition entries. In such circumstances, the replacement winner shall be contacted via email or telephonically by Pick n Pay as soon as reasonably practicable and shall be required to respond to Pick n Pay in the manner set out in such correspondence. In the event that the replacement winner fails to respond to Pick n Pay as required, then the provisions of this clause shall apply to that new winner in the same way as if he/she were the original winner. If the selected winner does not have any contact details a redraw will need to take place immediately.

4.4 Pick n Pay and Reckitt Benckiser reserves the right to amend the terms and conditions as well as terminate the Competition at any time. In the event of such termination, all participants agree to waive any rights that they may have in terms of the Competition and acknowledge that they will have no recourse against Pick n Pay, Duracell, its advertising agencies, advisors, suppliers and nominated agents.


5.1 By entering the competition in accordance with its terms, you are entering a promotional competition for the purposes of the Consumer Protection Act, 2008 ("CPA") and the promotional competition will be conducted in accordance with the relevant provisions of the CPA. Should you win a prize in the competition, you undertake to expeditiously do all things necessary to enable the promoter/sponsor to comply with its obligations under the CPA including, but not limited to (i) providing such personal information as may be required in order to facilitate handing over the prize (including providing proof of address and identity number) and (ii) signing receipt of the prize upon its delivery.

5.2 The names of the prize winners will be published on the Pick n Pay and Reckitt Benckiser websites, subject to the winners’ consent.

5.3 Winners may be requested to take part in the promoter's publicity campaigns or to allow their names and likenesses to be used by the promoter for promotional purposes. Winners are, however, entitled to decline such request.

5.4 The promoters shall conduct the competition, and the Promoters’ decision on any matter related to the competition, including the selection of prize winners is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

5.5 A copy of these rules can be found at Any queries can be answered by reference to the website or by calling the consumer services division on 0800 11 22 88 during office hours throughout the period of the competition.