Online competitions

General terms and conditions of participation
 

The competitions organised by Franke Water Systems AG, KWC are free and without obligation to purchase.

They are open to all persons worldwide over the age of 18. However, the employees of Franke Water Systems AG, KWC or of companies associated with Franke Water Systems AG, KWC or appointed by Franke Water Systems AG, KWC for promotion purposes, as well as persons living under the same roof of the above-mentioned persons and their family, are excluded from participation.

The participant can take part in the competition only once. The participation in the competition is only possible within the competition period indicated by Franke Water Systems AG, KWC for the respective competition. When the closing date of the competition has been reached the opportunity to participate will automatically be removed.

In the case that participation in the competition requires the creation and transmission of a work (e.g. photo, video, written application, other files etc.), the copyright remains principally with the respective participants, as far as they are protected by copyright. With the transmission of the work the participant freely gives Franke Water Systems AG, KWC the right to retain it permanently, also after the end of the competition, on the Franke Water Systems AG, KWC website and to keep it available for the public, as well as to delete or to edit it. This right also includes the advertising of Franke Water Systems AG, KWC, in all media formats and over all distribution channels. The participants have no entitlement to demand publication, deletion or editing.

In case there is a suspicion that the chances of winning were influenced by way of manipulation or other unfair or inappropriate means, or in presence of justified doubts, Franke Water Systems AG, KWC reserves the right to exclude the participant, to refuse or reclaim prizes that may have been awarded and to designate other winners. Non-compliance with the terms and conditions of participation in the competition will result in the participant being excluded from the competition and from any chances of winning.

The draw or selection will take place within 5 days after the end of the competition period. Only one prize is possible per contestant. A cash payment or the transferal of the prize to another person is not possible.

The winner will be notified by Franke Water Systems AG, KWC about the prize via direct message (or e-mail if available), within 48 hours of the drawing or the selection. The winner must contact Franke Water Systems AG, KWC within 10 days to accept the prize and provide the delivery address.


In case of a win, the participant accepts that his username may be disclosed Franke Water Systems AG, KWC on its advertising materials both on Internet and in the press.

The delivery of the prizes will take place within 21 days after the draw/selection. The delivery is free of charge. Additional costs exceeding this, and customs are to be paid by the winner.

If the delivery of the non-cash prize is unsuccessful after two attempts, the winner’s right to the prize will expire. Any additional costs arising from the use of the prize, such as additional devices or expenses, are to be borne by the winner.


All personal data of the participant will only be saved and used for the purpose of organizing and processing the competition, without further consent. The participants are free at any time to withdraw their participation from the competition. The revocation must be sent to:

Franke Water Systems AG
KWC
KWC-Gasse 1
P.O. Box 179
CH-5726 Unterkulm
Phone +41 62 768 68 68
info(at)kwc.ch

Franke Water Systems AG, KWC reserves the right to change these general terms and conditions of participation and/or to extend, suspend or cancel the competition without prior notice.

Participation in this competition implies implicit and unreserved acceptance of these general terms and conditions of participation.

No correspondence will be exchanged with participants; recourse to legal action is excluded.