To Enter

  • Purchase a 750 ml bottle of Southern Comfort Original or Lime.
  • Text the answer to the question inside the neck tag along with your name and the store you purchased from to the number 31013.

Standard SMS costs will apply.


Terms & Conditions


1.Open to residents of South Africa aged 18 years or over for the PUMA Hamper prizes, however to qualify to win the grand prize trip to New Orleans you must be over the age of 21 using the Vodacom, MTN, Cell C, Telkom or Virgin cellular networks. Employees of Sazerac South Africa their families, agents and anyone else connected with this promotion are excluded from entry. Promotion runs from 10th November 2017. *Unfortunately the Grand Prize trip to Mardi Gras promotion is not open to people under 21 years old due to the minimum legal drinking age of United States being 21.
 

  1. Closing date is 31 December 2018.  Entries received after this date will not be included but may still be charged.
 
  1. To enter, buy a 750ml bottle of Southern Comfort Original at participating stores, text the answer to the question inside the neck tag along with your name and the store you purchased from to the number 31013. Standard SMS costs will apply. Bundled and free SMSes are not applicable and free minutes do not apply. Offer available in participating stores only, while stocks last. No responsibility is accepted for any entry which is not delivered, or is delayed or damaged for technical reasons. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt.
 
  1. There is one prize available consisting of one trip for the winner and two friends to Mardi Gras in New Orleans in March 2019 as well as FIVE prizes consisting of PUMA hampers to the value of R5000.00. Items in the hamper are determined by The Really Great Brand Company, will not be exchangeable and will depend on stock available at the time of selection. Please note that the value of the hamper will be based on in store prices of all PUMA products. The winners will be the first entries selected at random. The draw will be supervised by an independent person.  Prize draw will take place on or before 31 January 2019.
 
  1. The main prize winner and travelling companions shall be responsible for travel to and from their departure airport, together with any additional expenses including additional spending money and any further insurance premiums required over and above the standard coverage included as part of the prize. The winner and travelling companions will need to provide satisfactory evidence that they are all aged 21 years or over. The minimum legal age for the purchase of alcohol in the USA is 21. As a US producer of alcoholic beverages, Sazerac has determined that it will not sponsor, directly or indirectly, travel to the USA for any individual who has not yet attained the age of 21. The main prize winner and travelling companions must hold valid passports with 6 months' validity remaining, and, if they do not already have one, must not require a prearranged visa in order to travel to the US.  The prize-winner and guests must also comply with immigration requirements for entry into the USA (including timely compliance with ESTA requirements), and must not have a criminal record/any unspent convictions. Any amendments to or cancellation of the trip made by the main prize winner after the booking is confirmed may be subject to administration charges, which will be the responsibility of the prize winner. The Promoter reserves the right to select an alternative winner, should the original main prize winner and guests not validate their identity and age within 3 working days of having been notified by the Promoter as the prize winner.
 
  1. If the original winners cannot be contacted following reasonable efforts, alternative winners will be selected.
 
  1. If you are selected as a winner for the trip to Mardi Gras but for any reason must forfeit your prize, your two selected friends who you are able to choose to accompany you will by default forfeit their flights and trip as well. No accompanying friends will be taken without the original winner being valid and able to make the trip.
 
  1. Any friends you choose to attend the trip with you must adhere to and also comply to all included clauses and requirements in this document. Should a friend cancel once formally elected, RGBC has the right to determine who will replace the elected friend or if any replacement as such will be made at all.
 
  1. If the original winner for the prize trip to Mardi Gras is unavailable for the pre booked visa application appointment dates, a new winner will be chosen. The winner may select two people to join them on their trip, however, these two people need to also be available on the selected pre scheduled dates for visa application appointments. Should any prize winners or selected accompanying guests not be available for visa application appointments or the travel required to attend above mentioned appointments, the prize will be forfeited and new winners will be selected.
 
  1. Proof of age and proof of purchase will be required before the winner receives the prize. The prize will be delivered to the winner’s home address only. In the case of the trip to Mardi Gras proof of a valid passport – as determined by below definition thereof - will be required *see footnotes for details on the requirements for a valid passport. Every requirement must be met for the prize to be deemed valid. All required visa documents must also be available no later than 2nd January for the winner to be deemed valid. Any missing visa documents required or failure to obtain a visa will result in the prize being forfeited.
 
  1. The prize is non transferable and there is no cash alternative. The Promoter reserves the right to offer alternative prizes of equal or greater value, should those advertised become unavailable for any reason prior to the commencement of this promotion. The promoter reserves the right to withdraw or amend this promotion in the event of any unforeseen circumstances outside its reasonable control with no liability to any entrants, the prize winner or any third party.
 
  1. Should you not be able to apply for or receive valid travel insurance for the trip you will forfeit your prize.
 
  1. Should any of your visa application documents be deemed unfit by the US consulate you will forfeit your prize.
 
  1. By entering this competition you indemnify The Really Great Brand Company and Sazerac of any damages or losses incurred should you win and attend the trip.
 
 
  1. By entering the promotion, all entrants will be deemed to have accepted and be bound by the rules. The decision of Promoter in all matters is final and no correspondence will be entered into. These terms and conditions shall be governed by South African law and the courts of South Africa shall have exclusive jurisdiction. Promoter: The Really Great Brand Company , 2 Braeside Road, Kenilworth, Cape Town 7708.
 
  1. Where you have indicated that you would like us to contact you in the future, you agree that your relevant personal details will be held by The Really Great Brand Company (‘RGBC’) and may be used by RGBC, other companies within the RGBC group (details of which are available on request) or RGBC’s agents, partners or licensees, to promote, to consider ways of improving, and to send you information about Southern Comfort products and services. Your details may accordingly be transferred to any country in which companies within the RGBC group carry on business, including to countries outside the EEA which may not provide levels of protection in respect of personal data as high as those which apply in the EU. RGBC may also transfer your information to another company or entity in the event that any part of its business is transferred to or merged with that company or entity or when required to do so by law. If in the future, you do not wish to receive further communications from the RGBC group and would prefer your details to be removed from its database, or if you simply wish to make corrections to your details or to how you receive communications from us, please inform us in writing at: 2 Braeside Road Kenilworth: The Really Great Brand Company, Attention Digital Manager.
 
  1. Upon entering this competition you provide both RGBC and SPAR to use your details on social media and publish your details on any of their selected social media and digital platforms for the purposes of announcing winners or competition details/information.

 
 
 
REQUIREMENTS FOR A VALID PASSPORT AND VISA DOCUMENTS
 
In order to be a valid winner of the trip to Mardi Gras you must be able to produce a valid passport in your name on or before the 2nd January which is:
valid for 6 months after your return date, with 2 x sets of blank pages (directly opposite) available and shows that you are over the age of 21.
The passports of the two guests you choose to accompany you must meet the same requirements or they will not be allowed to join you on your prize, both guests must also be over the age of 21 and able and willing to attend the pre scheduled visa application appointments on the dates given to them.
 
You agree by entering this competition that you will make yourself available for all the necessary visa application appointments required by the US consulate nearest to your city of residence on the dates given to you upon being announced as the winner, these dates will be non negotiable and should you not be able to do so you will forfeit your prize. The same conditions will apply for any guests you wish to bring with as your two friends.
Should any of your visa documents be deemed unfit by the consulate or RGBC you will forfeit your prize. By entering this competition you agree to have all required visa documents listed below and any additional documents required from you at the discretion of RGBC, Sazerac or the US consulate available on or before the 2nd January.
These documents include but are not limited to:
1.             Intention to depart the United States upon completion of your travel.
2.             Sufficient funds to cover all expenses while in the USA – three months bank statements, proof of employment letter or a letter from a sponsor/parent/guardian. Letters of prize details will also be provided by RGBC.
3.             Evidence to show that the applicant has a residence abroad to which he/she intends to return at the end of the stay in the USA. This is generally established by evidence of family, professional, property, employment or other ties and commitments to some country other than the USA sufficient to cause the applicant to return there at the conclusion of his/her stay. •          Valid proof of legal residence/entry in South Africa and one photocopy
4.             Valid travel insurance for the period of the trip from a vetted service provider.
5.             A Valid Identity document and certified copies thereof all proving that you are 21 years of age or older.
6.             A completed and accepted visa application form from the US consulate.
Should the US Consulate deem that you do not qualify for a travel visa to visit the United states for whatsoever reason your prize will be forfeited and no longer valid including the trips for those of your two selected friends.
If you forfeit your prize or your prize is deemed invalid due to any incorrect documentation or denial of visas you will not be refunded any travel time/damages/costs incurred during the visa application process and your prize is not exchangeable for cash or any such other compensation. Your elected friends will also not be liable for refund for any time/expenses/damages incurred while applying for visas or any other requirements necessary leading up to the trip including all travel time while on the trip.
Upon winning you will be required to sign an indemnity agreement and waiver with RGBC. Both your elected friends upon being officially chosen by you will also have to sign an indemnity document and waiver. These documents must be filled in and signed and approved by RGBC before you can be announced as the official winner or begin any visa application processes.
If you forfeit your prize or are deemed invalid in any form RGBC has the right to select a new winner to replace you and your guests will automatically forfeit and be replaced as well.