Terms and conditions for Melitta Europa GmbH & Co. KG (“Melitta”) prize draw

By entering into the prize draw, you confirm that you have read, understood and accept these terms and conditions .


You may enter into the prize draw free of charge. You must be 18 years of age or older to enter the prize draw and have permanent residence in the United Kingdom. Employees of the Melitta Group and their relatives, as well as employees of other participating companies and their relatives, are not eligible to enter into the prize draw. Entry is free of charge. Entry via competition clubs or automated services is not permitted.

By entering into the prize draw, you agree to your first name and place of residence being published on all media.


The winning prize will be 1 x 2 tickets for the football game Manchester United versus Tottenham Hotspurs on 27th August 2018 at Old Trafford Stadium. Travel and accommodation to attend that football match are not included.

The cash equivalent of the prize will not be paid. Melitta reserves the right to replace the prize with an equivalent prize if the prize is no longer available for reasons outside its control.

All elements of the prize package must be used at the same time. Once booked, the prize cannot be altered or amended.

Exclusion from the prize draw:

Melitta reserves the right at its sole discretion to exclude participants from the prize draw for reasons such as breach of the competition rules, attempted manipulation of the prize draw or attempting to disrupt or influence the proper procedure of the prize draw. Should Melitta exclude a participant then it shall have the right to refuse to award a prize to that participant and to demand the return of the prize if it has already been handed over or to demand compensation to the value of the prize.


Entry into the prize draw opens on 21/08/2018 and ends on 23/08/2018 end of day. Once entry has closed, Melitta will draw a winner from all participants with the correct answer.

To enter, you must comment on the Facebook post during the entry period. Each person may only participate once. Multiple postings do not lead to further entries. We reserve the right to delete posts that violate Facebook guidelines, German law, English law, copyright or our netiquette (https://www.facebook.com/pg/MelittaUK/about/) and to exclude the author from participation. Melitta is not responsible for the content of participant’s published posts.

The winner will be chosen by the Melitta’s Facebook team or randomly.

The winner will be notified within 1 working day after the end of the entry period via a personal message on Facebook ("prize notification") and asked to send the necessary contact details (first name, last name, postal address) in a private message to the Melitta Facebook fan page. The participant is responsible for the accuracy of the contact details provided. If the winner does not respond within 24 hours after the prize notification, the prize will be forfeited, another draw will take place and the prize may be given to another participant. Melitta Melitta reserves the right to check the eligibility and identity of the winner before providing him or her with the prize.

Early termination of the competition:

Melitta reserves the right to change, interrupt or prematurely end the prize draw in part or in whole.

Data protection:

When collecting, processing and using participants’ personal data, Melitta Europa always complies with the data protection regulations. Personal data will only be collected, processed and used by Melitta for the purposes of this competition. Your personal data will not be passed on to unconnected third parties. The participant is entitled to revoke consent for Melitta to use personal data by sending an email to "verbraucherservice.me-k@melitta.de" at any time during the prize draw and thus to withdraw from participation. When the winner has been chosen and the prize awarded, all personal data will be deleted, unless it must continue to be saved for legal reasons. Your attention is drawn to our privacy policy at https://www.melitta.co.uk/en/Data-protection-679,68863.html.


Melitta are responsible to you for foreseeable loss and damage caused by us. If Melitta fail to comply with these terms and conditions, Melitta are responsible for loss or damage you suffer that is a foreseeable result of our breaking this contract or our failing to use reasonable care and skill, but we are not responsible for any loss or damage that is not foreseeable. Loss or damage is foreseeable if either it is obvious that it will happen or if, at the time the contract was made, both we and you knew it might happen, for example, if you discussed it with us during the sales process.

Melitta do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by Melitta’s negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors or for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

Melitta are not liable for business losses. This prize draw is only for private use. If you use the prize draw for a commercial, business or re-sale purpose Melitta will have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.


Should individual provisions of these terms and conditions be or become invalid, the validity of the remaining conditions remains unaffected. The invalid provision will be replaced by an appropriate provision that most closely approximates the purpose of the invalid provision. The law of the Federal Republic of Germany shall apply.

Facebook Promotion:

The prize draw is not connected to Facebook and is in no way sponsored, supported or organised by Facebook.