Summer contest

15 | 07 | 2020

Facebook Wichard Contest Rules

From 15 / 07 / 2020 to 27 / 07 / 2020


The Wichard SAS company, with a share capital of 3 118 720 € registered in the Business Register of Clermont-Ferrand under No. 745 480 178 00029 and whose registered address is at 1, ZI de Felet CS 50085, 63307 THIERS CEDEX is organising, for its brand WICHARD, a contest on the Facebook page of Wichard from 15 / 07 / 2020 to 27 / 07 / 2020, the terms of which are indicated in these rules.

Participation in this Contest is free and without obligation to purchase.

The Participant acknowledges being informed of the Facebook site's privacy policy, which can be viewed directly on the site.

This Contest is not managed or sponsored by Facebook. The personal data collected during the Contest is intended for the organizing company. Facebook cannot be held responsible for any litigation related to the Contest.


This Contest is open to any adult individual, residing in mainland France including Corsica and the overseas regions and districts and abroad, having access to the Internet and a valid Facebook user account, associated with a valid email address, exception of the organizing company, as well as any person involved in the organization, realization, implementation, promotion and animation of the Contest.

Any participation by a minor requires the prior written agreement of parental authority.

The organizing company reserves the right to ask any participant to document these conditions. Anyone who does not meet these conditions or refuses to document them will be excluded from the Contest.

The simple fact of participating in the Contest implies the unconditional acceptance of these rules, and all their provisions, by the participant.


To participate, each participant must log into Wichard's Facebook account:

To play, from 07 / 15 / 2020 to 07 / 27 / 2020:

1. Visit the Wichard Facebook page

2. Find in the image, three flagship objects manufactured by Wichard

3. Give your response in the comments of the publication

Only one entry per user.

 Any comment that is contrary to public order and to accepted principles of morality is prohibited. The organizing company therefore reserves the right to withdraw from the Contest, without notice, any comment that is pornographic, racist comments, inciting violence or not corresponding to the theme of the Contest.


The Contest will designate, among all registered participation, twenty persons complying with the participation rules.

Each winner will win a 100th anniversary limited edition wooden knife of the Wichard brand.

The prizes are neither exchangeable, nor replaceable, nor refundable, and cannot give rise to any monetary consideration, for any reason whatsoever, even in the event of loss, theft or deterioration.

Prizes that cannot be awarded as a result of an error, omission or change in the contact details provided by the winners will be kept by the organizing company.


The winners will be selected by lot drawing (20) on Monday July 27, 2020 (after 12:00 pm)

They will be announced in the comments of the photo contest and contacted directly through the Messenger private messaging system. They will be invited to send us their postal contact details, e-mail addresses and contact telephone number, as well as confirmation of their acceptance of the lot.

The winners will have 48 hours to send us the requested information. Any winner who has not replied within the deadline will be deemed to have renounced his prize altogether. At the end of this period, the unclaimed prize will be permanently lost.

The organizing company cannot be held responsible in the event of non-delivery of the publication announcing the gain, in the event of failure of the access provider, in the event of failure of the internet network or for any other case. The organizing company reserves the right to replace any endowment by another equivalent endowment as to its value and characteristic, for any reason whatsoever without its liability being incurred in this respect.

The organizing Company reserves the right to ask any participant to document the information communicated during their participation in the Contest and in particular authorizes all checks on the identity or contact details of the participant.

  1. - FRAUD

All participants should comply with these rules.

The organizing company may cancel the participation of any participant who has not complied with these Rules, and reserves the right to remove any fraudulent comments. Such cancellation can be done at any time and without notice.

It is strictly prohibited, by any process whatsoever, to modify or attempt to modify the devices of the proposed Contest, in particular in order to modify the results thereof or any element determining the winners and the prizes awarded to them.

Any information that is inaccurate, misleading or does not meet the conditions of the Contest shall result in the immediate elimination of the participant and, where applicable, the return of any prize already sent.


The organizing company reserves the right to use the names and images of the participants and winners without any consideration.

The participant acknowledges that the transmission of these rights shall not give rise to the payment of any compensation or consideration.

Each winner agrees in advance to the use of their names, first names on any medium whatsoever, for advertising or other communication purposes, on the Internet or not, for a maximum period of 1 year without such use giving rise to the right to another benefit than the won prize.

In the event that the winner does not wish to do so, he shall stipulate so in writing to the team in charge of Wichard's Facebook page when confirming acceptance of his win.


The organizing company cannot incur any liability if, in the event of force majeure or an event beyond its control or of documented necessity (for example, if the Contest could not proceed properly due to a virus, a bug, intervention by an unauthorized third party, fraud, technical and / or postal problems), it was required to cancel this Contest, shorten it, extend it, postpone it or modify it conditions.

The organizing company shall not be held responsible for any event which is not attributable to it; Malfunction or interruption of communications or telephone lines, unavailability of the website, technical failure, malfunctions of the Internet network and more generally, the risks inherent in any connection and transmission, the lack of protection of certain data against possible misappropriation and the risk of contamination by possible viruses circulating on the network.

It is each participant’s responsibility to take all appropriate measures to protect their own data and / or software stored on their information equipment against any breach. The connection of any person to the site and participation in the Contest is the sole responsibility of the participants.

The organizing company reserves the right to exclude from the Contest and prosecute in court any person who has cheated or disturbed the proper running of the Contest.


In accordance with the provisions of the Information technology and Privacy Act dated January 6, 1978 amended by the Law dated August 6, 2004, the information collected to take part in the contest is intended exclusively for the organizing company, as well as any companies and / or persons involved in the framework of this Contest.

The winners formally authorize Wichard SAS and its partners to reproduce and publish free of charge on the information documents linked to this Contest the identity of the winners, namely the initials of their name, their first name as well as their place of residence (city). This authorization is valid for 1 year from the announcement of the winners. It does not entitle to the right, under the aforementioned conditions, to any right or financial consideration for the benefit of the winners other than the delivery of their prizes.

Any participant in the Contest also has the right to access, rectify and delete data concerning them by written request to the following address:

Wichard “Jeu Concours Facebook” 16 avenue du Gulf Stream, 44380 Pornichet. Participants may oppose, upon simple request to Wichard S.A.S and without charge, the data concerning them being used for the purpose of prospecting, in particular commercial prospecting, by Wichard S.A.S and its subsidiaries.


The reproduction, representation or use of all or part of the elements making up the Contest offered there is strictly prohibited. All brands or product names mentioned are trademarks or product names registered by their respective owners.


The rules are sent free of charge to anyone who requests them before the end of the Contest. The request is made by private message via Messenger

Only one request for a copy will be taken into account per household.

The organizing company reserves the right to modify these regulations, any modification will be available on the website


The simple fact of participating implies full and unreserved acceptance of these rules.

Any modification of the rules shall give rise to a new publication of the rules.

If one or more provisions of these regulations were declared void or unenforceable, the other clauses would retain their full force and scope.

These regulations are governed by the laws of France. Any dispute arising during the Contest shall be the subject of an attempt to reach an amicable settlement. Without an agreement, the dispute shall be brought to the relevant courts with jurisdiction over the head office of the organizing company, unless otherwise provided by mandatory public provisions.

No dispute shall  be admissible after the close of the Contest.