ONLINE CONTESTS SUBSCRIPTIONS

Welcome to THE MARKETING CART (TMC) a division of circus strategic communications inc. We offer marketing subscription packages through our website, marketingcart.ca. Below is a detailed outline of the services we offer for each subscription package.

You should read and understand the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy before you use any of THE MARKETING CART services including all features and functionalities.

1.0 SOCIAL MEDIA COMMENTING CONTEST

Subscription available in consecutive 6-month and 12-month commitments.

6-month Subscription fee is $1,295.00 per month for 6 consecutive months plus a one-time planning fee of $950.00. Total value of Subscription Package is $8,720.00 plus applicable sales tax.

12-month Subscription fee is $1,295.00 per month for 12 consecutive months plus a one-time planning fee of $950.00. Total value of Subscription Package is $16,490.00 plus applicable sales tax.

Subscription Includes:

Contests can run for a period 1 to 5 days in total.

Contest to be designed by TMC using client supplied branding, logos and images. Branding assets to be supplied by the client for use. 

Client to provide image and/or Free image to be used.

Sourcing and purchase of Royalty Free images are available for $250 per image.

Contest copy to be provided by the client. TMC to edit copy and provide recommendation to client for approval prior to design of contest.

One post developed and adapted for use on up to 3 platforms including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter including plan of contest post/commenting question and associated hashtags.

Monitoring of Contest comments. Response not included.

TMC assumes no responsibility for failure of the internet during the promotional period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

TMC will randomly draw winner(s) based on contest rules and regulations. Prizing and fulfillment not included.

Rules and Regulations will be created by TMC using a standardized template. All contest rules and regulation details to be provided by the client. Final rules and regulation approval are the responsibility of the contest organizers.

TMC is not responsible for the results of the program/subscription selected.

Additional add-ons are available for a fee. Contact us at hello@marketingcart.ca to speak to one of our Account Associates.

2.0 ENTER-TO-WIN ONLINE CONTEST

Subscription available in consecutive 6-month and 12-month commitments.

6-month Subscription fee is $2,250.00 per month for 6 consecutive months plus a one-time planning fee of $1,500.00. Total value of Subscription Package is $15,000.00 plus applicable sales tax.

12-month Subscription fee is $2,250.00 per month for 12 consecutive months plus a one-time planning fee of $1,500.00. Total value of Subscription Package is $28,500.00 plus applicable sales tax.

Subscription Includes:

Contests can run for a period of 1 to 14 days in total.

Contest to be designed by TMC using client supplied branding, logos and images. Branding assets to be supplied by the client for use. 

Client to provide image and/or Free image to be used.

Sourcing and purchase of Royalty Free images are available for $250 per image.

Contest copy to be provided by the client. TMC to edit copy and provide recommendation to client for approval prior to design of contest.

The Contest includes the following pages to be designed and programmed by TMC:

Entry Form

Up to 2 Result Forms. Result Forms to indicate result of entry including winner and loser options.

TMC will randomly draw winner(s) based on contest rules and regulations. Prizing and fulfillment not included.

TMC to provide an exported list of all email opt-ins at the end of the contest.

The contest will run on the marketingcart.ca microsite, for one contest location for one contest period only. Campaigns of more than one location (such as province or nationwide) are available and quoted upon request. 

All contests will be developed to be compatible with the latest modern browsers:

Desktop: Google Chrome, Safari and Firefox

Mobile Devices Safari (iOS) and Chrome (Android)

iOS devices (iPad and iPhone) support the latest version of Safari

Android supports the latest version of Google Chrome

Custom URL’s are available for an additional fee.

TMC will monitor the contest site to ensure that it runs smoothly and free of any bugs.

TMC assumes no responsibility for failure of the internet during the promotional period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

Rules and Regulations will be created by TMC using a standardized template. All contest rules and regulation details to be provided by the client. Final rules and regulation approval are the responsibility of the contest organizers.

One Snapshot Report will be provided within 14 days of the end of the contest. The report will contain high level contest results including number of entries, entries by day, winner information and recommendations for future contests.

TMC is not responsible for the results of the program/subscription selected.

Additional add-ons are available for a fee. Contact us at hello@marketingcart.ca to speak to one of our Account Associates.

3.0 INSTANT WIN ONLINE CONTEST

Subscription available in consecutive 6-month and 12-month commitments.

6-month Subscription fee is $2,950.00 per month for 6 consecutive months plus a one-time planning fee of $1,500.00. Total value of Subscription Package is $19,200.00 plus applicable sales tax.

12-month Subscription fee is $2,950.00 per month for 12 consecutive months plus a one-time planning fee of $1,500.00. Total value of Subscription Package is $36,900 plus applicable sales tax.

Subscription Includes:

Contests can run for a period of 1 to 14 days in total.

Contest to be designed by TMC using client supplied branding, logos and images. Branding assets to be supplied by the client for use. 

Client to provide image and/or Free image to be used.

Sourcing and purchase of Royalty Free images are available for $250 per image.

Contest copy to be provided by the client. TMC to edit copy and provide recommendation to client for approval prior to design of contest.

The Contest includes the following pages to be designed and programmed by TMC:

Entry Form

Up to 2 Result Forms. Result Forms to indicate result of entry including winner and loser options.

Instant Win Component – client to provide prizing and number of winners to be awarded during the contest period. TMC to program based on odds of winning. A complete list of prize codes to be provided prior to contest start. Winners will be emailed a prize code in order to redeem their prize.

TMC will randomly draw winner(s) based on contest rules and regulations. Prizing and fulfillment not included.

TMC to provide an exported list of all email opt-ins at the end of the contest.

The contest will run on the marketingcart.ca microsite, for one contest location for one contest period only. Campaigns of more than one location (such as province or nationwide) are available and quoted upon request. 

All contests will be developed to be compatible with the latest modern browsers:

Desktop: Google Chrome, Safari and Firefox

Mobile Devices Safari (iOS) and Chrome (Android)

iOS devices (iPad and iPhone) support the latest version of Safari

Android supports the latest version of Google Chrome

Custom URL’s are available for an additional fee.

TMC will monitor the contest site to ensure that it runs smoothly and free of any bugs.

TMC assumes no responsibility for failure of the internet during the promotional period, for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

Rules and Regulations will be created by TMC using a standardized template. All contest rules and regulation details to be provided by the client. Final rules and regulation approval are the responsibility of the contest organizers.

One Snapshot Report will be provided within 14 days of the end of the contest. The report will contain high level contest results including number of entries, entries by day, winner information and recommendations for future contests.

TMC is not responsible for the results of the program/subscription selected.

Additional add-ons are available for a fee. Contact us at hello@marketingcart.ca to speak to one of our Account Associates.

4.0 VARIETY PACKS

4.1 SAMPLER

3-month Subscription fee is $1,995.00 per month for 3 consecutive months plus a one-time planning fee of $950.00. Total value of Subscription Package is $6,935 plus applicable sales tax.

Subscription Includes:

1 Social Media Commenting Contest. See Section 1.0 for contest details.

1 Enter-to-Win Online Contest. See Section 2.0 for contest details.

1 Instant Win Online Contest. See Section 3.0 for contest details.

TMC is not responsible for the results of the program/subscription selected.

Additional add-ons are available for a fee. Contact us at hello@marketingcart.ca to speak to one of our Account Associates.

4.2 SNACK PACK

6-month Subscription fee is $1,995.00 per month for 6 consecutive months plus a one-time planning fee of $1,500.00. Total value of Subscription Package is $13,470.00 plus applicable sales tax.

Subscription Includes:

2 Social Media Commenting Contests. See Section 1.0 for contest details.

2 Enter-to-Win Online Contests. See Section 2.0 for contest details.

2 Instant Win Online Contests. See Section 3.0 for contest details.

TMC is not responsible for the results of the program/subscription selected.

Additional add-ons are available for a fee. Contact us at hello@marketingcart.ca to speak to one of our Account Associates.

4.3 VALUE PACK

12-month Subscription fee is $1,995.00 per month for 12 consecutive months plus a one-time planning fee of $1,500.00. Total value of Subscription Package is $25,440.00 plus applicable sales tax.

Subscription Includes:

4 Social Media Commenting Contests. See Section 1.0 for contest details.

4 Enter-to-Win Online Contests. See Section 2.0 for contest details.

4 Instant Win Online Contests. See Section 3.0 for full contest details.

TMC is not responsible for the results of the program/subscription selected.

Additional add-ons are available for a fee. Contact us at hello@marketingcart.ca to speak to one of our Account Associates.

5.0 DIGITAL PROMO PACKAGE

1 Digital Promo Package is available with the purchase of any Contest Subscription for a fee of $750.00 per package plus applicable sales tax.

3 items are included in the price including the following:

1. Social Media Image

2. Website Feature Box Image

3. Digital Poster

TMC will provide creative assets based on the contest creative and copy. Final files to be provided. Printing and uploading not included.

Client to provide size specifications for chosen items.

Additional add-ons are available for a fee. Contact us at hello@marketingcart.ca to speak to one of our Account Associates.

6.0 CANCELLATION POLICY

Businesses change, we get it, that’s why we offer a no penalty cancellation policy so you can skip, pause or cancel anytime. Just give us 30 days written notice since we will be working on your subscription prior to the month of execution.

7.0 INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY – TERMS OF USAGE

TMC retains the creative and strategic integrity of the marketing services performed. Creative developed during the execution of the work may not be reproduced, shared or altered without written consent of TMC prior to full payment of services rendered. Some elements such as sourced photography and fonts may require a transfer of rights associated with fees.

8.0 NON-DISCLOSURE

All information disclosed shall be treated as confidential and not disclosed unless written consent is provided.

9.0 LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

TMC does not assume responsibility for systems, results and information that its solutions interact with or depend on (such as third-party hardware and software). In no event will TMC be held liable for any resulting loss whatsoever, including without limitation, damages or loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of business information, lost savings, or other incidental or consequential damage arising out of or in connection with this subscription.

The customer shall hold TMC free and harmless from all claims, actions, damages, liabilities, costs and expenses suffered or incurred by the Customer arising from or growing out of the services rendered to the Customer pursuant to the terms and conditions or in any way connected with the rendering of services, except when the same shall arise due to the willful misconduct or negligence of TMC and the actions have been adjudged to be due to willful misconduct or negligence by a court of competent jurisdiction in the Province of Ontario. No action, regardless of from, arising out of or in relation to these terms or any services or work product may be brought more than one year after completion of the services or delivery of the work product to which the action relates.

10.0 CONFIDENTIALITY

We never disclose details about our customers. We may, however, feature your logo on our site.

11.0 PAYMENTS

We accept etransfers, business cheques and PayPal at the moment.  We will be adding VISA payments in the near future.

TMC reserves the right, at its discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these Terms and Conditions at any time by posting the amended Terms and Conditions.