The participation in the competition and its execution is subject to the following conditions:

§1 Organizer

The competition is organized by GEA Refrigeration Germany GmbH, Holzhauser Str. 165, 13509 Berlin.

§2 Participant

Persons who have reached the age of 18 are eligible to participate in this competition. Employees of GEA Refrigeration Germany GmbH, GEA Group AG and other group companies as well as their relatives, participating agencies and public officials are excluded from participation. Every participant is obliged to make any profit in his company transparent. In addition, each participant must ensure that the rules governing the handling of gifts and invitations are observed in his company.

§3 Participation

The participation takes place by answering the competition questions, the registration with the first/last name, a valid residential address and a valid e-mail address. Participation is only possible while the participation period. The closing date is 31.03.2019. Entries, which are received after the closing date, will not be considered for the draw.

§4 Prizes

The prizes are: 

5 x Visit to the GEA factory in Berlin, with 2 nights at the Abion Spreebogen Waterside hotel including breakfast and a boat tour on the Spree river. The winner covers the cost for arrival and departure as well as for further meals.

 

50 x ‘GEA screw compressor’ USB stick, 8 GB

 

The organizer is responsible for the payment of taxes and rates that may be levied because of the receipt of the price.

§5 Profit Determination

The winners will be determined by a raffle among all participants. The winners will be drawn from all correct entries and inform in writing or by e-mail until 31.03.2019. A cash disbursement is not possible. In case of refusal to accept the price or if the price is not handed over for any other reason, the price will be forfeited and remain the property of the organizer. There will be no correspondence with the participants about the result, with the exception of the nomination of the winners. 

§6 Liability

GEA Refrigeration Germany GmbH accepts no responsibility for any loss of data, in particular loss of data caused by data transmission, technical defects or lost, damaged or delayed submissions due to network, hardware or software problems, unless such damage is caused intentionally or through gross negligence by GEA Refrigeration Germany GmbH (its bodies, employees or vicarious agents). Liability for slight negligence is excluded. Liability for damages caused by injury of life, limb and health shall remain unaffected by this. 

§7 Premature termination of the competition

GEA Refrigeration Germany GmbH reserves the right to prematurely terminate, interrupt or extend the competition at any time without prior notice and without giving any reasons and/or to change the conditions of participation and/or the prices, provided a proper execution cannot be guaranteed for technical or legal reasons. The participants are not entitled to any claims against GEA Refrigeration Germany GmbH in cases of premature termination.

§8 Data protection

We process your data according with Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f DSGVO in the interest of handling the competition properly and determining and notifying the winner and the profit distribution. You have the right to object the processing of data. You can find out more about it at https://www.gea.com/en/info/legal/privacy-policy/index.jsp .After a justified objection, we will delete your details immediately.

We will delete your data at the latest after profit distribution, unless you have consented to further collection, processing and use of your data. In case of consent we will delete your data after revocation or omission of the purpose of consent. If you have consented, you give us the following consent "I agree that GEA Group AG and the other GEA Group companies may use my e-mail address to inform me at irregular intervals about product and service news as well as events of GEA Group AG.“

Your consent may be revoked without this affecting the legality of the previous processing. In this case, the corresponding data will be deleted unless they are necessary for the performance of the contract, because of  legal obligations or to protect legitimate interests.

GEA Refrigeration Germany GmbH reserves the right to exclude participants for important reasons or to reclaim prices, in particular if there is justified suspicion or evidence of wrong information’s, manipulation, violation of the conditions of participation or other unlawful acts. Competition clubs and automated services are also excluded from participation.  

§9 Place of jurisdiction/applicable law

German law applies, with the exclusion of conflict of laws. Exclusive venue shall be Düsseldorf. 

§10 Other

If, moreover, a provision of these conditions of participation is or becomes invalid in whole or in part, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining conditions of participation. Legal recourse is excluded.