Who’s sponsoring this Sweepstakes?
Walmart is one of the biggest retail store chains based in the US. The company operates in 27 countries under different brands. It holds the distinction of being the world’s largest company by revenue, as well as being the largest private employer. Walmart is family-owned and controlled but publicly traded at the New York Stock Exchange. The Walmart In-Store Satisfaction Survey aims to collect shopper feedback to improve products and services. The company is sponsoring a sweepstakes encourage participation in the survey. Their full address is Walmart Inc. 702 SW 8th Street, Bentonville, AR 72716-8611.
When is the Sweepstakes?
Specifically, entries are accepted beginning from 12:00:01am on January 1, 2022 and ending on 11:59:59pm on April 29, 2022. Both are Central Time. Entries received after this period will no longer be included in the draw, although they may be deemed eligible for the next sweepstakes period at the company’s discretion. Check back from time to time in order to read about the latest sweepstakes rules and regulations as these can evolve over the years.
Eligibility is restricted to the legal residents of the US’ fifty states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. They must be at least 18 years of age or the age of majority as defined by their respective states. Entrants must meet the age requirement by their date of entry in the sweepstakes. Entries coming from outside of the places enumerated are considered void. Anyone working for the sponsor, its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising agencies, agents, consultants, and survey administrators are barred from entering the sweepstakes. Their immediate family and household members are also ineligible to join. Relevant laws on eligibility at the federal, state, and local levels will also apply.
How do I enter?
The Walmart In-store Satisfaction Survey provides four ways to enter:
- Purchase – People who make a purchase at participating Walmart locations during the sweepstakes period may receive a survey invitation in their receipt. They can use the unique code found in this to complete the online survey and get one entry. Completion must be within a week of the receipt date. The purchase can be of any amount.
- Survey Invite – Online shoppers at any Walmart website may also receive an invitation to participate in the survey via email. They will be given a unique URL which they can click to answer the questions. They must submit answers to all survey questions in order to be eligible. They must also provide their name and contact details. Survey completion must be within a week of the invitation date.
- Online – It is possible for people to join the sweepstakes without making a purchase. To gain an entry, they must go to the online website during the sweepstakes period and complete the form. This must include their name, mailing address, phone number, and email address. This online entry must be received before the end of the sweepstakes period.
- Write-in – Individuals can use a card that is at least 3.5 x 5 inches and at most 4.25 x 6 inches. With legible handwriting, provide complete name, mailing address, date of birth, and phone number. Send it to the address of 2022 Walmart Sweepstakes as written in the rules. To qualify in the current period, it should be postmarked by April 29, 2022. The company must receive it by May 6. There can be only one write-in entry per envelope. Multiple entries and mechanical reproductions are considered void.
What are the prizes?
For the current sweepstakes period, a total of five grand prizes are up for grabs. Each of them provides a Walmart gift card amounting to $1,000 such that the sum of the grand prizes is $5,000. There will also be 750 first prizes with each being a Walmart gift card amounting to $100. Thus, the total value of first prizes is $75,000. There can be only 1 prize per person or household.
When and how are winners selected?
The prize winners will be picked through a random draw from all of the eligible entries that have been received by the sponsor’s representative. This will happen on or about May 10, 2022. All entrants are bound by the official rules. The decisions of the sponsor and the sweepstakes entities will be final and binding on all relevant matters. The entrants must have provided an address upon entering the sweepstakes as this will be needed for notifications and claims. Incomplete address can lead to disqualification. If this happens, then an alternate prize winner will be drawn randomly.
How does a winner claim a prize?
Grand prize winners will be notified through the phone number or email address written in their entry form. This will happen on or about May 17, 2022 for the current period. The winners must respond within 5 business days of the initial notification. If there is no response or if the winner is declared ineligible based on the rules, then an alternate winner will be drawn from the same batch of entries. Winners must sign relevant documents and send them over within the allowed period. Once verified, the prize will be mailed to their address within four weeks.
As for the first prizes, the gift cards will be mailed within 4 to 6 weeks from the date of the draw. If the mail is returned, the address is incomplete, or the prize is undeliverable, then the winner will be disqualified. A new winner will be drawn from the same batch of entries.
Where can I see who won this Sweepstakes?
The list of winners will be posted online at corporate.walmart.com/walmart-customer-satisfaction-sweepstakes-winners so check this URL for updates.
What about rights, privacy, and future contact?
The Walmart In-Store Satisfaction Survey is a tool for the company to feel the pulse of their customers. It is also a chance for the customers to be rewarded for their feedback. If you plan on joining, then read the rules for entry and privacy before proceeding.