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IDEC is a global manufacturer of automation and control products with locations throughout the Americas, Asia, Australia and Europe. IDEC is known for electromechanical control products such as relays, timers, and switches, as well as, automation products such as Micro Programmable logic controllers, power supplies, and touch screen displays.

IDEC offers an industrial switch or indicator for almost any applications with terminations including solder / quick connect terminals, screw terminals, or PC board pins for direct board mounting. IDEC also manufactures emergency stop switches with an innovative “safe break action” design, which utilizes a reverse energy structure to ensure that the NC contacts will open if the emergency switch is damaged.

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*Idec FT1A SmartAXIS Kit Give Away Terms & Conditions
No purchase necessary.*  Void where prohibited.
*A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.

DATES: The promotion will run between August 1, 2015 and September 15, 2015.  All entries must be received by September 15, 2015. One winner will be selected at a random drawing on September 16, 2015.

WHO MAY ENTER: Open to all legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, age 18 and over. Public sector employees and employees of Newark Corporation d/b/a Newark element14 or any of its affiliate companies, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and their family or household members, are not eligible.  You may not claim a Prize if, by doing so, you may cause Newark element14 (the “Drawing Party” or “Newark”) and/or you to be in breach of any agreement (including but not limited to any contract of employment) to which you are a party or in breach of any duty, law, regulation or rule having the force of law to which you or the Drawing Party may be subject. It is your responsibility to get any consents or permissions necessary for you to claim or take a Prize.

HOW TO ENTER: On or before September 15, 2015:

  1. Fill out an entry form at the following link
  2. Alternative Method of Entry:  send a postcard with your name and a method to contact you to: IDEC FT1A SmartAxis Kit Giveaway, Liz Pompe, Newark Corporation, 300 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 2200, Chicago, IL 60606.  The postcard must arrive on or before September 15, 2015. 

Limit one entry per person.
HOW TO WIN: A Drawing Party employee will select one (1) winner from all eligible entries received by conducting a random drawing.  On or about September 16, 2015, the winner will be notified. The winner must meet the eligibility requirements set forth in these terms and conditions. Decisions of the Drawing Party are final in all matters relating to the selection of the winners in this promotion.
Participant agrees that his/her name may be posted on the list of Prize recipients.

ODDS OF WINNING: The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.

PRIZE: The winner will receive an IDEC FT1A SmartAxis Kit with a retail value of $625. The Prize is non-transferable, with no cash redemption or equivalent.  Drawing Party reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component of equal or greater value should a prize or any component of prize become unavailable.  All taxes on each Prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.  The Prize (or any replacement Prize) is not supplied with the benefit of any warranties from Newark and is only supplied, where applicable, with the benefit of any warranty which may be provided by the manufacturer. All further warranties or representations are hereby expressly excluded to the fullest extent permitted at law.
By participating in this promotion, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Drawing Party, its advertising and promotions agencies and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, agents and employees, from any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising from or in connection with (1) Awarding, acceptance, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of any Prize awarded herein; or (2) participation in the promotion or any Prize-related activities. 
UNCLAIMED PRIZE: Any unclaimed Prize will be awarded in a random drawing of eligible entries to be held by Drawing Party as necessary.

MISCELLANEOUS CONDITIONS: By participating, you agree to abide by and be bound by these Terms & Conditions and the decisions of the Drawing Party, which shall be final with respect to all issues relating to this promotion.  Newark reserves the exclusive right at any time, without notice, to amend, add to, delete from, alter or otherwise make changes to these Terms & Conditions. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have complied with all of the conditions contained in these Terms & Conditions. Newark may prohibit you from participating in the promotion or winning a Prize, if in its sole discretion it determines you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the promotion by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Newark’s representatives.
All issues and questions regarding the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Terms & Conditions, or the rights and obligations of entrants and Drawing Party, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois and the United States, without giving effect of any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions, which would cause the application of laws of any jurisdiction other than Illinois and the United States. You irrevocably agree that the courts of Cook County, Illinois, shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes or claims related to this promotion.
This promotion does not apply to entries or Prizes that are delayed or not received due to causes beyond Newark’s control including, but not limited to: system failure, Acts of God, power outages, natural disasters, war risks, acts of terrorism, acts of public authorities acting with actual or apparent authority, insufficient information provided by a participant, governmental decrees or controls, labor disruptions, civil unrest, and adverse weather conditions. 
If due to a printing, production or other error, more Prizes are claimed than are intended to be given, the intended Prize will be awarded in a random drawing from among all verified and validated Prize claims received. In no event will more than the stated number of Prizes be awarded except as stated above. 
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If you would like to be notified of the winners, please send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: IDEC FT1A SmartAxis Kit Giveaway, Liz Pompe, Newark Corporation, 300 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 2200, Chicago, IL 60606. 
SPONSOR: Newark Corporation d/b/a Newark element14, 300 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 2200, Chicago, IL 60606.