Spice it Up

You could be a winner this week!

Fire up your taste buds with our tantalizing Spicy Chicken Range! With varying levels of heat and flavor to satisfy even the spiciest of cravings, there’s a spice for every taste!

Visit the app daily and play our brand new "Spice it Up" game to gain entries for a chance to be the weekly winner of a Samsung Galaxy S21!  Start playing now!

Only on the McDonald’s App! Available for a limited time.

View Terms & Conditions below.

 

McDonald’s GCC-COOP

McDonald’s™ “Spice it Up”

TERMS AND CONDITIONS ("RULES")


1.     PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES

The McDonald’s “Spice It Up” promotion, 2021 (the “Spice it Up”) will be conducted on the McDonald’s App, managed by McDonald’s GCC COOP (the “Promoter” or “McDonald’s”) from the following participating countries: Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Oman (the “Territories”). Any reference within these Rules to the ‘Territories’ or ‘participating countries’ refers only to these six (6) countries.

 

2.     PARTICIPANTS

To participate in the Promotion, you must:

a)   Be a resident of the United Arab Emirates with a valid government issued identity card, residency visa or a passport issued in the United Arab Emirates; and

b)   Be a registered user of the McDonald’s App

(a “Participant”)

Any inability to furnish a copy of the relevant document to satisfy condition (a) above may disqualify an otherwise valid Participant from redeeming his or her Prize.

The following are not eligible to participate: (i) any persons who, on or after

1 January 2017, were or are directors, officers or employees of McDonald’s Middle East Development Company (“MMEDC”), McDonald’s GCC Co-Op Inc. or any company responsible for redemption of prizes for the Promotion and their respective parent companies, franchisees, subsidiaries, affiliated companies or service agencies, and those companies retained in any way by McDonald’s for the administration of the Promotion, (ii) any company that buys and/or delivers McDonald’s products on behalf of McDonald’s customers, (iii) any other persons involved in the development, production, or distribution of materials for this Promotion, (iv) persons who are immediate family members (defined as spouse or biological or adoptive or step – mother, father, sister, brother, daughter, son or dependent) of, or reside in the same household as, any person in any of the preceding categories, or otherwise restricted as required by law, (v) any person acting on behalf of a syndicate or collection of persons acting in concert, and (vi) any person entering via an agent or using the services of an organization which is an entity carrying on the business of entering (or advising on entering) prize promotions.

 

3.     PARTICIPATION LIMITATIONS

To participate in the Promotion, you must be an adult of majority age, and be legally able to give consent (in each case based on applicable laws of your jurisdiction), on or before the date you attempt to redeem a Prize. If you are under the age of majority or are otherwise required to obtain permission of your legal guardian in your jurisdiction, your parent or legal guardian must give their consent for you to participate and you may obtain an Offer as outlined in condition 9. However, redemption of a Prize is strictly limited to Participants who are the age of majority or over in their jurisdiction and the restrictions set out in these Rules.

 

4.     RAFFLE PRIZE & MECHANICS

  • The Participant must be a resident of the United Arab Emirates territory with a valid governmental issued identity card or residency visa.
  • McDonald’s UAE has the right to choose its own Grand Raffle Prize applicable only to the Participants of the UAE.
  • Upon winning each level of the game, the user will be eligible and automatically entered into the week’s draw to get a chance to win a Grand Prize.  This is subject to user providing their most up to date personal information.
  • The winner is eligible to win the weekly prize only once.
  • A randomized raffle draw will be made to pick 1 winner per week in the presence of a Municipality representative, over a period of 5 weeks. A total of 5 winners will get a chance to win One Samsung Galaxy S21 each.
  • The participants will be able to increase their chances of winning the raffle prize by redeeming more deals and accumulating entries which can be seen on their profile and the points will reset every week on Saturday at 12:00 during the campaign period.  Any entries accumulated from the previous week will be lost.
  • The winners will be announced on the McDonald’s UAE social media platforms and on McDonald’s App and will be notified via email. They are expected to respond within 7 days before enabling their prize at the end of the campaign activity, otherwise McDonald’s has the right to select another winner if they fail to respond to the email on the grand prize within the 7 days period.
  • By participating in this competition, the participant automatically allows McDonald’s UAE the right to publish their name on the McDonald’s social platforms.
  • The grand prize will be given out to each winner 10 days after the final draw on April 12, 2021

 

5.      PROMOTIONAL PERIOD

The calendar can be accessed starting at 00:00am (+4 GMT) on

March 6, 2021 and ending at 11:59pm (+4 GMT) on April 10, 2021. (the “Promotion Period”). These dates are subject to the availability of the promotional Offers (the “Offers”) while stocks last and subject to any laws or written directions from the relevant authorities. The deadline for Prize claims (as set out within these Rules) may consequently be unilaterally amended by the Promoter accordingly.

 

6.      HOW TO ENTER

During the promotional period, user can enter the promotion only by downloading the McDonald’s App and creating an account and logging in. Once logged in, and the Terms & Conditions have been accepted, a participant will automatically be eligible to play “Spice it Up” game to enter the raffle.

 

7.     PRIZE DETAILS AND CONDITIONS

  • Deals - All offers related to the “Spice it Up” are dynamically selected at the discretion of McDonald’s, including Meals, Snacks, Desserts and Breakfast items.
  • Participants must have the bill payer's consent to use Internet or mobile Internet to claim the Deals. Data charges will remain your responsibility and will vary depending on the Internet service provider, usage plan or mobile carrier used (as applicable). You will need to refer to the terms of the contracts with your mobile carrier, usage plan or Internet service provider (as applicable) for costs. The charges for all data services will appear on your next mobile phone bill and/or Internet bill (as applicable). All general queries relating to carrier rates or mobile or Internet bills should be directed to your mobile phone carrier or Internet service provider (as applicable).
  • Each Prize is exclusive to the Participant and is non-negotiable and non-exchangeable.

 

8.      HOW TO CLAIM

Before claiming any offer, please pay attention to the appropriate section(s) below.

  • All accumulated offers can only be claimed through the ‘Rewards” section of the McDonald’s App and redeemed in-store.
  • The expiry date of all accumulated offers is determined at the discretion of McDonald’s and only valid while stocks last.
  •  

9.     RESPONSIBILITY

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law (but not otherwise) the Promoter, Prize Partner, its agents, subcontractors, or any third parties shall not be liable for:(i) the accuracy or otherwise of the Prize description or illustration, (ii) the non-availability, loss, interception or interference with, late receipt or damage of or to any prize claim, prize or notification or other communication, (iii) (other than those warranties or conditions implied by statute and which cannot be excluded by the Promoter) any representation, warranty, condition or guarantee in respect of a prize, or (iv) any taxes, fees, charges or other costs which Participants may be required to pay at any time in connection with a prize, (save to the extent that the Promoter has expressly and specifically accepted responsibility in these Rules for the same), or (v) all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to a person’s participation in the Promotion, or arising out of a person’s participation in any Promotion related activity, or their receipt, use or misuse of any prize that may be awarded to them.

All Prizes remain the property of the Promoter, pending redemption by Participants and the Promoter reserves the right to dispose of any unclaimed prizes as they deem appropriate or as required by law.

For any prize which must be claimed by the winner’s parent / legal guardian, the Promoter will not be obliged to award it to anyone other than that parent/legal guardian, if the winner is less than the age of majority in their respective country. The Promoter may also withhold that award should the Promoter determine in its sole discretion that a dispute may have arisen as between the winner and the parent / legal guardian in relation to the Prize. The Promoter is not liable or responsible to verify the identity of the parent or legal guardian.

The submission of prize claims is the sole responsibility of the Participant. Any tax liability or life, health, travel, accident or other insurance (unless stated) associated with any prize is payable by the Participant and is their sole responsibility.

 

10.     THE PROMOTER’S RIGHTS

To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter reserves the right and at any time at its absolute discretion and without giving any reason or notice, to vary, modify, or amend the terms of these Rules in such manner as the Promoter thinks fit. Any changes will be communicated on the website www.mcdonalds.com and all participants in the Promotion shall be deemed to have accepted such amended or modified terms by their ongoing participation in the Promotion.

In the event of any discrepancy between any printed Rules, short guides, declarations, or between the English and Arabic versions, the English Rules as communicated on the website will prevail.

To the extent permitted by law, the Promoter may (i) extend any time limit or waive any of these Rules where a person might otherwise have been disqualified (without obliging the Promoter to relax these Rules on any further occasion for that entrant or at all for any other person), (ii) terminate or suspend the Promotion at any time due to supervening circumstances beyond the Promoter’s control, or (ii) substitute the Prize deemed to be an appropriate replacement and of equal or greater value in the place of any Prizes (or any part of the Prize). The Promoter’s decision in the exercise or interpretation of any of its rights or discretions in connection with these Rules shall be final and binding.

 

11.     PRIVACY POLICY

We may collect personal information about you when you visit one of our restaurants, use McDonald’s Web sites (“Sites”), or use our web or mobile device applications (“Mobile Apps”). We refer to our Sites and Apps collectively as “Online Services”. 

The types of personal information we collect may include:

  •  Transaction information, such as product purchased, price, method of payment and payment details.
  • Personal details such as name, postal address, email address, phone number, date of birth and other contact information when you provide that information to us, such as if you register with our Online Services or enter a McDonald’s contest, competition, prize draw, or sweepstakes.
  • Account information, such as username, password, and other identifiers or credentials used to access our Online Services or to acquire McDonald’s products and services.
  • Other personal information you choose to provide when you interact with McDonald’s.

11.1 -  How We Use the Information We Collect

McDonald’s may use the personal information we collect to:

Fulfill your requests or orders and process payments for our products and services;

If you give us permission, communicate with you about products and services of McDonald’s or our business partners that we believe may interest you;

  • communicate with you about and administer your participation in contests, competitions, prize draws, sweepstakes, offers, promotions or special events;
  • send communications to you about your orders, purchases or accounts with McDonald’s; 
  • send information to your contacts if you request us to do so;
  • provide customer support, respond to, and communicate with you about your requests, questions and comments;
  • enable you to post on our blogs and interact with McDonald’s through social media;
  • personalize your experience on our Online Services and in-restaurant technologies, such as providing you with content in which you may be interested, and making navigation to our Sites and Mobile Apps easier;
  • perform data analytics, including consumer research, trend analysis, and financial analysis;
  • operate, evaluate and improve our business, including the development of new products and services; determination of the effectiveness of our sales, marketing and advertising efforts; and analysis and improvement of our products, offers, promotions, and Online Services and other technologies;
  • protect against, identify and prevent fraud and other criminal activity, claims and other liabilities; and
  • Comply with applicable law.

We use automated information for purposes such as to (i) personalize the visitor experience in our restaurants or on our Online Services, (ii) deliver content (including advertising) tailored to our users' interests and the manner in which our users browse our Online Services or in-restaurant technologies, and (iii) manage our business. We also use this information to help diagnose technical and service problems; administer our Online Services; identify users of our Online Services; identify a device for fraud prevention purposes, to target advertising or to personalize users’ experiences; and gather demographic information about our users. We also use automated information to determine usage patterns and how we may tailor our Online Services to better meet the needs of our users.

We may use the information we obtain about you in other ways for which we provide specific notice at the time of collection.

11.2  -  How We Share the Personal Information We Collect

McDonald’s does not sell or otherwise share personal information about you, except as described in this Privacy Statement. 

McDonald’s may share personal information within the McDonald’s Family. The McDonald’s Family includes McDonald’s Corporation, its affiliates, subsidiaries, suppliers, vendors, and franchisees. Members of the McDonald’s Family that receive this information from McDonald’s are not authorized to use or disclose the information except as provided in this Privacy Statement. 

McDonald’s may share personal information with vendors that provide services to McDonald’s, such as fulfilling orders, providing data processing and other information technology services, administering promotions, contests, prize draws and sweepstakes, conducting research and performing analytics, and personalizing individual McDonald’s experiences. We do not authorize these vendors to use the personal information or to disclose it for any purpose other than to perform services on our behalf.

Circumstances may arise where, whether for strategic or other business reasons, McDonald’s decides to sell or transfer all or a portion of our business. We may transfer information we have collected and stored, including personal information, to the party or parties involved in the transaction as part of that transaction.

McDonald’s reserves the right to use or disclose personal information as needed to satisfy any law, regulation or legal request, to protect the integrity of our Online Services and in-restaurant technologies, to bring or defend against legal claims, to protect the rights, interests, safety and security of McDonald’s, McDonald’s employees or franchisees, or members of the public, or in connection with the investigation of fraud, illegal activity or violation of McDonald’s policy.

11.3  -  Your Choices

If you have opted-in to marketing communications, you can elect not to receive marketing communications from McDonald’s by following the opt-out instructions in the marketing communications we send you or contacting us at crm@mcdonalds-uae.com. Please note that if you opt out of receiving marketing communications from us, we may still send communications to you concerning your transactions, accounts with McDonald’s and any contests, competitions, prize draws, or sweepstakes in which you have enrolled. 

11.4  -  Targeted Advertising

On our Online Services, we may collect information about your online activities for use in providing you with advertising tailored to your individual interests. This section of our Privacy Statement provides details and explains how to exercise your choices.

You may see certain ads on other websites because we participate in advertising networks. Ad networks allow us to target our messaging to users through demographic, interest-based and contextual means. These networks track your online activities over time by collecting information through automated means, including through the use of cookies, web server logs, web beacons and other technologies. The networks use this information to show you advertisements that may be tailored to your individual interests. The information our ad networks may collect includes information about your visits to websites that participate in the relevant advertising networks, such as the pages or advertisements you view and the actions you take on the websites. This data collection takes place both on our Online Services and on third-party websites that participate in the ad networks. This process also helps us evaluate our marketing efforts.

11.5  -  Information Security

McDonald’s is committed to taking appropriate measures designed to keep personal information secure. We have in place technical, administrative, and physical procedures designed to protect personal information from accidental, unlawful or unauthorized loss, access, disclosure, use, alteration, or destruction. While we take efforts to safeguard our information systems, no website, mobile application, computer system, or transmission of data over the Internet or any other public network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.

11.6  -  Retention of Personal Information

We retain personal information for the period of time necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Statement and per McDonald’s records retention policies unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law. 

The full version of the Privacy Policy can be found at

https://www.mcdonalds.com/ae/en-ae/privacy.html