Frequently Asked Questions: Free Fresh Food and More for 1 Year Sweepstakes
The entry period for the Free Fresh Food and More for 1 Year Sweepstakes ended at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on June 28, 2022. Once winners are chosen and notified, a list of winners will be published here: https://www.thefreshmarket.com/fresh-winners
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1. What do I win in the “Free Fresh Food and More for 1 Year” Sweepstakes?
You will win $200 a month on a reloadable gift card from The Fresh Market. You will also receive an $800 check when you receive your gift card.
2. How many winners will there be?
There will be 160 winners – one winner from each of our stores.
3. How do I enter?
First, you must be a Member of The Ultimate Loyalty Experience. Once you become a Member, you have two ways to enter:
i. Shop The Fresh Market! Each in-store transaction you make as a Member of The Ultimate Loyalty Experience counts as an entry.
ii. To enter without making a purchase, submit a free entry form online at thefreshmarket.com/free-fresh-food/entry. There is no limit to the number of times you can enter during the sweepstakes entry period.
4. What is a Qualifying Transaction?
A “Qualifying Transaction” means any purchase of one or more products (other than a purchase consisting of only alcoholic beverages) by a Loyalty Program Member in store at The Fresh Market in a single transaction.
5. How often can I enter?
You may enter an unlimited number of times during the Sweepstakes Period. Automatic, programmed, robotic, script, macro and similar means of entry are prohibited and may result in disqualification of the entrant.
6. Can I enter at stores?
Yes! Your entry will be counted towards the store that you shopped, or the store that you selected at time of online entry.
7. What is the sweepstakes entry period?
The Sweepstakes begins May 4, 2022 at 7:00 a.m. Eastern Time, and ends on June 28, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official time-keeping device for this Sweepstakes.
8. How do I know my online submission has been received?
After you submit your online entry, you will receive a “Thank You” message page will be displayed.
9. How is a winner notified?
Potential winners will be notified by phone or email.
10. How are winners chosen?
On or about July 14, 2022, the Administrator will randomly select one (1) Prize winner for each of 160 The Fresh Market locations. Each Prize winner will be chosen from all eligible entries submitted through purchases at The Fresh Market and all eligible online entries from Loyalty Program Members.
11. Who is eligible to win?
The Fresh Market “Win Free Fresh Food And More for 1 Year” Sweepstakes is open only to Members of The Fresh Market Ultimate Loyalty Experience customer loyalty program who are residents of the following states: AL, AR, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MD, MA, MS, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OK, PA, SC, TN, VA or the District of Columbia who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry. Employees of The Fresh Market, Merkle Inc. (the “Administrator”), and their respective parents, affiliates and subsidiaries and vendors involved in this Sweepstakes, and the immediate family (spouses, parents, siblings and children) and household members of such employees, are not eligible to participate.
12. When will the winner be announced?
On or about July 14, 2022, the Administrator will randomly select one (1) Prize winner for each of 160 The Fresh Market locations.
13. Will there be a list of winners?
A list of all Sweepstakes prize winners may be found at thefreshmarket.com/fresh-winners from the date the winner is announced by Sponsor through December 30, 2022.
14. If I win and accept the prize, will I be responsible for paying all applicable taxes on the prize package?
Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with receipt and/or use of the prizes. Unclaimed prizes may not be awarded.
15. How will the prize be awarded?
One winner from each of the 160 stores will receive $200 per month for 12 consecutive months, to be awarded as a reloadable The Fresh Market gift card. The prize also includes a cash award of $800, to be paid by check when the gift card is issued. Any gift card balance will carry forward each month. Gift card terms and conditions apply.
16. Where do I find the official rules?
Please see Official Rules here https://www.thefreshmarket.com/fresh-official-rules for details.
17. Do I have to be 18 to enter? Yes, you must be 18 years of age to enter the “Free Fresh Food and More for 1 Year” Sweepstakes.
18. Is it free to enter?
Yes, to enter without making a purchase, Loyalty Program Members may submit a free entry form online at thefreshmarket.com/free-fresh-food/entry during the Sweepstakes Period.
19. Can my significant other enter?
If your significant other is a Loyalty Member, they may enter using their account. Loyalty accounts cannot be shared.