PROMOTION REGULATIONS

McCain Flavour Makers


I. General 

These Terms and Conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”) prevail in the event of any conflict or inconsistency with any other communications, including advertising or promotional materials. Claim instructions are deemed to form part of these Terms and Conditions and by participating all participants will be deemed to have accepted and be bound by them. Please retain a copy for your information.


The Promoter takes data protection seriously. By entering this promotion, participants confirm that they have read the Privacy Policy and agree to these Terms and Conditions of the promotion. By submitting any information required as part of their participation into the promotion, participants agree to their information being held and processed in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018.

  1. These rules apply to the “McCain Flavour Makers Cashback" Promotion (hereinafter, the "Promotion") of McCain Foods Limited (hereinafter, the "Promoter"), whose head office and offices are established in McCain Foods Limited, Havers Hill, Eastfield, Scarborough YO11 3BS. The promotion is open to UK, CI & IoM residents aged 18 and over, excluding (a) the employees of the Promoter and their partners or members of their families domiciled under the same roof, as well as (b) any person directly or indirectly involved in the organization of this Promotion in any way.

  2. The purpose of the Promotion is to promote products sold under the McCain brand(s) (hereinafter, the "Brand" / "Brands"). 

  3. The promotion offers a maximum of up to £2.99 cashback for one product.  The cashback amount is fixed to a maximum of £2.99 per product. Valid for the purchase of one (1) product only. 

  4. Purchase is necessary. If the product is bought on offer and the purchase price paid for the product falls below £2.99, the cashback will be reduced to reflect the purchase price paid on promotion and shown on a valid itemised till receipt from one of the participating retailers (Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons). No change will be given. 

  5. The offer is limited to 2300 cashback offers in total, which will be awarded on a ‘first-come, first-served’ basis. The promotion will begin at 00:01 on 01/06/2021, and end at 23:59 on 31/07/2021, OR when 2300 unique, genuine and valid claims have been received, whichever is sooner. All claims will be subject to purchase verification. In the event of the maximum of claims being received before the closing date, participants will be immediately notified that the promotion has ended via the landing page and cashback page. 

  6. No one person may claim more than one (1) cashback throughout the duration of the promotion. 

  7. Eligible promotional product(s) and Recommended Retail Price (RRP) are as follows:

    1. McCain Flavour Makers Chipotle - £2.99

    2. McCain Flavour Makers BBQ - £2.99

    3. McCain Flavour Makers Chimichurri - £2.99

  8. Participants will receive the cashback amount as shown on their till receipt up to a maximum of £2.99 if they successfully submit a valid till receipt showing the purchase of the product from one of the participating retailers within the stated promotional dates . Only valid applications will be accepted. A valid application comprises of a completed, legible, on-line application form that will be accessible via a unique link sent in WhatsApp or by SMS, and will require internet access. The link can be requested via the relevant channels (see clause 15). Once participants click on a relevant channel, they must then request the link via the Hashting.promo landing page. The form includes:

  • Applicant’s full name;

  • A current and valid email address;

  • Applicant’s Bank or PayPal details where the refund should be sent;

  • Marketing opt-in option;

  • An uploaded photo of a valid itemised till receipt as outlined above, showing one (1) pack of McCain Flavour Makers purchased between 01/06/2021 and 31/07/2021.


The Promoter reserves the right to refuse any uploaded till receipts/proof of purchases that:

  • Are out of focus/blurry;

  • Do not have the correct product clearly visible;

  • Are old, out of date or fall outside of the the dates 01/06/2021 and 31/07/2021;

  • That show store locations in geographical locations outside the stated promotional area;

  • Are not unique to the individual. 

  • The Promoter reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with or altering till receipts. Any attempts to submit any invalid till receipts may result in the participant’s application being frozen and possibly deleted.

  1. Participating products must have been purchased at participating Tesco, Sainsbury's, or Morrisons (including online), and are subject to availability, while stocks last. Cashback offer available for purchases made up to the stated closing date.  Purchases made online must be delivered by no later than 23:59 on the stated closing date to qualify. It is at the consumer’s discretion to ensure there is enough time to enter if purchases are delivered close to 23:59.

  2. Any delivery costs incurred as a result of an online order are not covered as part of this promotion.

  3. Qualifying participants have until 23:59 on 31/07/21 to request their cashback if the product has been purchased within the valid offer dates, subject to the conditions as outlined in Clause 8 above. All offers are provided by the Promoter and not the retailers from which the product is purchased.

  4. The RRP is for information only and the actual price is at the sole discretion of the retail, and subject to variation across retailers. 

  5. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotional offer or coupon.

  6. Maximum one claim per person/email permitted.

  7. The Promotion is announced through the following channels: digital audience programmatic banners and refer a friend directly via instant messaging.


II. Participation 



  1. Organized and / or collective participation in the Promotion will be considered as abuse and will result in the automatic exclusion from the promotion.

  2. Participation is personal and nominative; in no case may the participant participate on behalf of others.

  3. The Promoter reserves the right to exclude from the Promotion any participant who has provided invalid or false personal information.

  4. Unfair practices such as, without limitation, scripts, software, robots or e-mail addresses, or any other process which makes it possible to automate participation without physical intervention, or, more generally, circumvention of these Promotion rules in order to participate in an unauthorized and / or fraudulent manner, are not allowed. The Promoter reserves the right to exclude any participant who violates this provision from participation in the Promotion, as well as in future promotions by the Promoter.

  5. Incomplete, illegible, invalid, misdirected or late claims will not be accepted. Proof of sending will not be accepted as proof of delivery. The Promoter takes no responsibility for claims delayed, incomplete or lost due to technical reasons or otherwise. 

III. Reimbursement 


  1. The participant will receive, if all the conditions are met, his/her Refund within 30 days of receipt of a completed and valid application and the completion of the verification process.

  2. The Refund will be distributed to the participant by reimbursement to the bank account or PayPal account by our external partner Hashting UK Ltd. Hashting privacy policy: https://hashting.com/privacy

  3. In the absence of a reaction (within the deadlines,) or in the event of any other infraction in any way whatsoever (for example, if it appears that the participant does not meet the conditions for participation), the Promoter reserves the right not to grant the Refund. 

  4. Refunds cannot be exchanged for cash or other goods or services. The Refund cannot be divided and can only be accepted as it is granted to the original applicant. The Refund is non-transferable. 

  5. It is the responsibility of the claimant to provide correct, up-to-date details when entering the promotion and claiming their Refund.  The Promoter cannot be held responsible for claimants failing to supply accurate information which affects their Refund. 

V. Personal Data 


  1. Data Protection: The Promoter will only use the personal details supplied for the administration of the promotion and the auditing of the applications where necessary and for no other purpose, unless we have your consent and you have opted-in to receive future marketing communications. As part of this promotion, if you are not opted-in into our general marketing email, you may still receive emails for this promotion only regarding your refund. You acknowledge that the Promoter may pass such information to its third-party agency, solely for the purposes of administering the promotion. Your personal details will, at all times be kept confidential, and in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Click here for the Promoter’s Privacy Policy: https://www.mccain.com/privacy . You can request access to your personal data, or have any inaccuracies rectified, or request deletion of either by email to: McCainPrivacy@mccain.com. By participating in the promotion, you agree to the use of your personal data as described here. You can withdraw your consent at any time. For the purpose of this promotion, requests to delete personal data can only be actioned after the promotion has concluded. 

  2. The data collected by Hashting UK Ltd, will only be used for the execution of the Refund as per Hashting privacy policy which can be found at www.hashting.com/privacy.

  3. Any personal data obtained during the promotional period will be deleted from the Hashting system by 31/07/2021.


VI. Responsibility


  1. The Promoter is not responsible for any costs or expenses (such as internet connection, travel) incurred as part of the Promotion. The full cost of participation in the Promotion is borne by the participant.

  2. Limitations of liability:  Neither the Promoter, its agents or anyone professionally connected to the Promotion, assume any responsibility or liability for:

a. Any incorrect or inaccurate claim information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions. 

b. Any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of data at any point in the operation of this Promotion.  Communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regards to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, computers, or providers utilized in any aspect of this Promotion. 

c. Inaccessibility or unavailability of the internet or the website or any combination thereof.

d. Regretfully, we cannot be held liable for system failures on the website. 

  1. The Promoter and / or third parties to whom it has called in the context of the Promotion are not responsible for faults and / or faults on / in or relating to the Internet, the Promotion Page or any website mentioned in these regulations, cable networks (or other relevant network), software or hardware as well as for processing of personal data.

  2. In the event that this Promotion is advertised on Facebook, Instagram or other external channels, it is specifically pointed out that this Promotion is in no way sponsored, approved or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or these other external channels, which are not responsible for this.


VII. Final provisions


  1. No element of the Promotion or relating to it may be reproduced or published without the express prior written authorization of the Promoter.

  2. If one or more provisions of these Rules of Promotion should be considered void or be cancelled in whole or in part, the rest of the provision (s) in question and the Rules of Promotion will remain fully applicable.

  3. The Promoter reserves the right to verify all entries including but not limited to asking for proof of purchase, address and ID (passport or driving licence). In the event of circumstances outside the Promoter’s reasonable control and only where circumstances make this unavoidable, the Promoter and those partnered with the promotion reserve the right to cancel or amend the promotion or these Terms and Conditions at any stage but will endeavor to minimize the effect to participants in order to avoid undue disappointment.

  4. The participant is required to check these Promotion rules on a regular basis.

  5. The Promoter also reserves the right not to attribute the Refund in the event of abuse or fraud to these rules, the spirit of the promotion, any instructions forming part of this promotion’s claim requirements or otherwise where a participant has gained unfair advantage in participating or claimed using fraudulent means.

  6. Complaints or questions concerning these regulations and the Promotion must be sent in writing to: 

 Consumer Services, McCain Foods Limited, Havers Hill, Eastfield, Scarborough YO11 3BS.

  1. The Promotion and these Terms and Conditions will be governed by the laws of England and Wales but any disputes as to the meaning of these terms will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the participant’s local courts. 

  2. If any of these clauses should be determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable then it shall be severed and deleted from these Terms and Conditions and the remaining clauses shall survive and remain in full force and effect.