Competition rules for TINE’s Jarlsberg® Sandwich competition

Competition Sponsor:

The Jarlsberg® “Make a Sandwish” competition is sponsored by TINE SA.

The competition is not in any way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Entrants who enter the competition via Facebook are providing information to the Competition Sponsor and the Competition Sponsor’s subsidiaries and international partners and not to Facebook and entrants release Facebook from any and all liability in relation to the competition.

Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the competition should be directed to the competition sponsor, and not to Facebook, via E-mail to: or via Post to: Tine SA Export Attn: Bjarte Froyland, Bedriftsveien 7, 0950 Oslo, Norway. ––or via post to Jarlsberg Make A Sandwish competition, Norseland ltd, Somerton Road, Ilchester Yeovil Somerset BA22 8JL.


The Competition:

The competition involves participants uploading their suggestion for a sandwich they would like Jarlsberg® to make with Jarlsberg cheese and other ingredients of their choice.

There will be one 1 overall winner and 8 runner-up winners being chosen from the following counties: United Kingdom, Germany, Norway, Sweden, Australia, New Zealand, the United States and Canada.

The overall winner and runner-up prize winners will have their Sandwich displayed on the Jarlsberg website and will receive one of the prizes specified below.


Competition Rules:

By participating in the competition each entrant agrees to be bound by the following competition rules and accepts that the results of the competition as determined by the competition sponsor is final in all respects.

The competition sponsor reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and the competition rules. Any changes to the competition rules will be notified to the entrants as soon as possible.

The competition sponsor will not be liable for any circumstances beyond its reasonable control that prevent the competition being fulfilled, a winner or winners being chosen, or any prize being taken up or fully enjoyed by the winner. The competition sponsor excludes liability to the extent permitted by law for any cost, claims or losses howsoever caused that arise by reason of a person’s entry into the competition or the award, or non-award, to them of a prize.

The competition and the competition rules will be governed by English law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.



The competition is open to legal residents of the United Kingdom, Germany, Norway, Sweden, Australia, New Zealand, the United States and Canada who are over 18 years of age at the time of entry who have internet access and a valid email account. The competition sponsor shall have the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant.

No employees of the competition sponsor or any of its affiliates (including Norseland Limited) nor their family members nor anyone else connected in any way with the competition shall be permitted to enter the competition.

Entry into the competition is free and no purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win the competition.

Participants who break the competition rules, cheat or try to manipulate the website may automatically and without warning be excluded from further participation.

Competition Entry Period:

The competition runs from 19th of October 2015 to 8th of November 2015. After 8th November 2015 no further entries to the competition will be accepted.

How to Enter:

The competition will be accessible via and where details of how to enter the competition, the competition rules and details of the competition prizes can also be found.

Entrants must either be logged in via Facebook or enter their name and e-mail address when registering for the competition

Entrants will be invited to upload recipes for up to three (3) sandwiches.

Entrants must fill out all required fields on the entry form and submit the information required by the entry form in order to participate in the competition.

No responsibility can be accepted for entries not received for whatever reason.

Personal Data:

By entering the competition the entrant consents to the competition sponsor and its affiliates and authorised third parties processing the entrant’s personal data in connection with the competition. Registered personal data will only be used in connection with administration of the competition, and will be handled in compliance with the regulations of the UK Data Protection Act 1988. All personal data will be deleted as soon as practicably possible once the competition has ended.

Your contact details will only be shared with authorised third parties assisting the competition sponsor with the administration of the competition.

Use of an Entrant’s Name, Text, Images and other Material

By participating in the competition the entrant consents to the use by the competition sponsor and any third parties authorised by the competition sponsor of the entrant’s name and image and all text, images, audio-visual and any other materials supplied with the entrant’s entry into the competition (“Entrant’s Materials”) in any publicity relating to the competition and/or in any publicity relating to the competition sponsor’s products and/or in relation to the sale of any of the competition sponsor’s products, including on product packaging.

The entrant grants the competition sponsor the irrevocable exclusive, worldwide, free and perpetual licence to first publication and to use of the Entrant’s Materials, including distributing, copying, exploiting and making the Entrant’s Material’s available to the public, in any form, both electronically and non-electronically, on the Internet, TV, mobile and in all other present and future media and formats and to sub-license those rights to others. This licence entitles the competition sponsor to make changes to the Entrant’s Materials, including changing format and quality, and the right to combine the Entrant’s Materials with other images, text and/or videos. Such rights of use by the competition sponsor shall apply irrespective of whether or not the entrant wins a prize in the competition.

The entrant confirms that he or she is entitled to permit the competition sponsor’s use of the Entrant’s Materials and that the entrant alone has created the Entrant’s Materials or that the entrant has obtained permission from the person who created the Entrant’s Materials to grant such rights to the competition sponsor. If other parties have rights to the Entrant’s Materials they must be over 18 years of age and the entrant must have obtained their permission to provide their e-mail address to the competition sponsor.

The competition sponsor reserves the right to delete an entrant’s name, image and/or any of the other Entrant’s Materials without prior warning.

Winner Selection:

A jury made up of employees from the competition sponsor’s export and marketing department and employees from the competition sponsor’s subsidiaries and international partners in the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, Germany and Sweden will judge the Sandwich suggestions and select the entries they judge to be the most exciting Sandwich.

All winners will be contacted by e-mail sent to the email address supplied on the entrant’s entry form. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her email account for prize notification and receipt or other communications related to the competition. If a winner cannot be contacted or does not claim his/her prize within 21 days of notification, the competition sponsor reserves the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and select a replacement winner.

The names of the winner and runner-up prize winners and details of their winning sandwich entries will be published on the Jarlsberg website

The competition sponsor reserves the right to publish the names of the winners and runner-up prize winners and the winning entries themselves and all winners are required to give their full co-operation to all requests by the competition sponsor in connection with publicity for the competition, their entry, the prize or otherwise.

The name of the winner of the main prize will be available for a period of thirty (30) days following the competition sponsor’s announcement of the main prize winner by sending a written request by post enclosing a stamped addressed envelope and addressed to: Jarlsberg Make A Sandwish competition, Norseland ltd, Somerton Road, Ilchester Yeovil Somerset BA22 8JL.


The prizes are as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and the competition sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.

Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a prize in these rules and which may be associated with the award, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the respective winner. All federal, state and local taxes associated with the receipt or use of any prize is solely the responsibility of the winner.

The main prize will be awarded to one (1) overall winner selected from the eligible countries. He or she will be entitled to take a trip for two to a beach resort of their choice as agreed by the Competition Sponsor. The winner can choose when he or she would like to travel. The main prize will include transportation to and from the destination, as well as three (3) nights of accommodation at the chosen resort. The destination must be decided between the winner and the Competition Sponsor by January 31st 2016, and the trip must be booked and completed before December 31st 2016.

The winner of the main prize and his or her travelling companion will be responsible for organising valid passports and for securing any necessary visas and complying with other applicable travel regulations and they are also strongly advised to take out adequate insurance and health advice. Dates, destinations and other specific details relating to the main prize are subject to availability and the value of the main prize will be limited to a maximum value of £5,000.

The runner-up prize will be awarded to 8 winners from each eligible country. The runner-up prize will be one (1) Jarlsberg box, one (1) Jarlsberg apron, one (1) Jarlsberg cheese slicer, one (1) Jarlsberg cooling bag, one (1) Jarlsberg slate serving tray, one (1) Jarlsberg linen table cloth, one (1) Jarlsberg USB Stick and one (1) Jarlsberg cheese wheel.

The competition sponsor will notify the runner-up prize winners when and where the prize can be collected or to make arrangements for delivery of the prize.

Mark with a cross before submission

I confirm that I am over 18 years of age and that I have read and accepted these competition rules.