2021 Flipps Black Week Raffle

What is the Flipps Black Week Raffle?

Flipps Black Week Raffle is our first annual event that brings the watch community together for one promotion, and where one winner gets a free Rolex Submariner. Those looking to participate in the 2021 Flipps Black Week Raffle (“Black Week Raffle”) can find official Rules below.

To enter the Black Week Raffle, you will need to download the free Flipps mobile app for iOS (the “Flipps app”).

Who is eligible to participate?

The Black Week Raffle Event is available for individuals who are eligible to open and maintain an account on the Flipps App (a “Flipps Account”),  are 17  years of age or older at the time of entry and resides in Norway.

How do I participate in Black Week Raffle?

To participate in the Black Weekend Raffle Event, please download the latest version of the Flipps App in the Apple App Store. Each eligible participant will get 10 tickets upon signing up. You can obtain additional tickets, at no financial cost, by participating in the Black week Raffle Event activities as described further below.

+10 tickets to each participant when signing up on the Flipps App.

+30 tickets for each social share from a Flipps post during Black Week Raffle - each shared post on Instagram, Instagram stories or Facebook yields 30 tickets. Social tickets are capped to max 150 tickets per participant. On instagram, participants need to tag @Flipps.co when sharing.

+100 tickets to seller when a watch is listed on Flipps during Black weekend Raffle.

+200 tickets to both seller and buyer when a watch is sold on Flipps during Black weekend Raffle.

Raffle Prize

This year we are raffling out a Rolex Submariner to one participant.

I don’t own an iOS or Android device, can I still participate?

The Flipps Black Week Raffle is limited to Flipps on iOS devices. You will not be able to participate without the Flipps App.

Can I create multiple profiles?

We do not support the creation of multiple accounts and it will not increase your chances of winning. Multiple account registrations may also result in disqualification and is a violation of the Flipps Terms of Use.

FAQ

What is Flipps?

Flipps is a safe marketplace for watches. Established in 2021 to bring trust to the watch community through its technology platform. While Flipps main focus is on watches, we continuously iterate on new markets and opportunities such as retailers, brands and other segments.

How does it work?

Sellers list their items for sale on Flipps, while buyers search through the current listings. If required by customers items can be shipped to us first for verification iin order to ensure its authenticity and condition.

Which payment service does Flipps use?

Flipps uses Stripe as our payment provider. We accept major credit cards such as Visa and Mastercard.

How does escrow work?

Our goal at Flipps is to provide our customers with a safe and frictionless experience when buying or selling their item. As such we provide an escrow service free of charge. The escrow service allows Flipps to store your payment on a secure Stripe account until you have received your item.

How does flipps authenticate my item?

Flipps uses a combination of seller pre-screening, picture verification and if required from buyer hands-on authentication from one of our partner watchmakers depending on where your item is located and the end destination. Our partner watchmakers can also create inspection reports, if more in-depth information is required. Please contact support@flipps.co for enquiries.

Is my item insured during shipping?

We can insure items and declare coverage of up to €100,000.00 per item. Please contact our customer support.

Need help?

We are always happy to help, please contact us on support@flipps.co 24/7 for any request.

Commission Policy

Commission fee

Commission is only applied after a seller list their item. The commission fee is 5% from buyer.

Sellers are continuously being monitored for cancellations after an item is purchased, verification issues and described condition of item. If discrepancies continue to be an issue, Flipps reserves the right to ban sellers from our platform.

Pricing, shipping and returns

Pricing

All prices are subject to change without notice at any time. Available inventory is subject to change without notice at any time. As a result, if your order is canceled for any reason, you may not be able to purchase the same item you originally ordered, and if the same item is available, it may not be available at the same price of your original purchase.

Shipping, contact, billing and payment information

Please review your shipping, contact, billing and payment information for accuracy before submitting an order. Billing information must match the billing information you have on file with the issuing bank. Please note that Flipps is unable to change a shipping address once the order has been placed.

Flipps offers DHL Express if requested from buyer to ensure that your item is delivered as promised. If not, regular mail service will be used.

Sellers account

How do I sell on Flipps?

To ensure that Flipps upholds its promise as a safe marketplace, we only accept verified sellers. To become a seller on Flipps, please fill out additional information on our Flipps tab on IOS and Android App. 

Listings

After our review process is approved, you can tap the Flipps tab and add a watch listing. Please add as much information as possible as this ensures both Flipps and potential buyers the adequate information before purchase and assists us in the authenticity process.

Photo walkthrough

The photos uploaded must be of the item in your possession that you intend to sell and ship. Any issues with the item need to be clearly shown and photographed.

Sold an item

Awesome, let's get started! When an item is confirmed sold, Flipps will send you a confirmation email with shipping instructions and packaging. Remember, items must be shipped in the same condition in which they were originally listed. If the condition changes due to damage or wear, you may cancel your order in the app under the Sell tab or send us a request on support@flipps.co.

Packaging

Your item should always be shipped in a cardboard or rigid box. Secure your item in an initial packaging such as a padded envelope, plastic bag or small box then put it in the larger box. Please seal any seams or flaps on the outer box with strong tape. Use additional packing materials such as padded envelopes, bubble wrap, paper, foam pad, making sure movement of goods is restricted. As your package will be dropped off several times during transportation, please make sure your package can survive dropping. Note, the failure to package the item correctly will result in loss of shipping insurance.

Discretion

Nothing on the packaging or label should reveal the nature or value of your item. Beware of wording that might inadvertently express a reference to the contents of your package. Obvious words that relate directly to valuables are strictly prohibited. For international shipments requiring a customs form, place the customs form under the shipping label inside the plastic bag provided by the carrier.

Failed authentication

In the event your item does not pass our authentication process we will contact you and explain our decision. We reserve the right to invoice you for the cost sustained during shipping and authentication. Flipps also reserves the right to invoice you for shipping should you request your item back. In the event that you don‘t request your item back, Flipps will destroy said item.

Inauthentic / stolen items

Flipps reserves the right to contact local law authority if we suspect that the item listed is inauthentic or stolen. As a consequence, sellers will be banned for life on Flipps.

Privacy policy

Privacy policy for Flipps

At Flipps AS, accessible from www.Flipps.co, one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy document contains types of information that is collected and recorded by Flipps AS and how we use it.If you have additional questions or require more information about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.This Privacy Policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website with regards to the information that they shared and/or collected at Flipps.co. This policy is not applicable to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its terms.

Information we collect

The personal information that you are asked to provide, and the reasons why you are asked to provide it, will be made clear to you at the point we ask you to provide your personal information.

If you contact us directly, we may receive additional information about you such as your name, email address, phone number, the contents of the message and/or attachments you may send us, and any other information you may choose to provide.

When you register for an Account, we may ask for your contact information, including items such as name, company name, address, email address, telephone number and credit card details.

How we use your information

We use the information we collect in various ways, including to:

  • Provide, operate, and maintain our website and app

  • Improve, personalize, and expand our website and app

  • Understand and analyze how you use our website and app

  • Develop new products, services, features, and functionality

  • Communicate with you, either directly or through one of our partners, including for customer service, to provide you with updates and other information relating to the website, and for marketing and promotional purposes

  • Send you emails

  • Find and prevent fraud

Retention of data

Flipps AS will retain your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes and enforce our legal agreements and policies.

Flipps AS will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer periods.

Transfer of data

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those of your jurisdiction. If you are located outside Norway and choose to provide information to us, please note that we may transfer the data, including Personal Data, to other countries to be processed.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer. Flipps AS will take all the steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organisation or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

Disclosure of data

Legal Requirements

Flipps AS may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • To comply with a legal obligation

  • To protect and defend the rights or property of Flipps AS

  • To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service

  • To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public

  • To protect against legal liability

Security of data

The security of your data is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Your Data Protection Rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. Flipps AS aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete or limit the use of your Personal Data. If you wish to be informed about what Personal Data we hold about you and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us. In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights:The right to access, update or delete the information we have on you. Whenever made possible, you can access, update or request deletion of your Personal Data directly within your account settings section. If you are unable to perform these actions yourself, please contact us to assist you.

  • The right of rectification.

  • You have the right to have your information rectified if that information is inaccurate or incomplete.

  • The right to object.

  • You have the right to object to our processing of your Personal Data.

  • The right of restriction.

  • You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal information.

  • The right to data portability.

  • You have the right to be provided with a copy of the information we have on you in a structured, machine-readable and commonly used format.

  • The right to withdraw consent.

  • You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time where Flipps AS relied on your consent to process your personal information. Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding to such requests.

  • You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our collection and use of your Personal Data. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic Area (EEA).

Service providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service (“Service Providers”), provide the Service on our behalf, perform Service-related services or assist us in analysing how our Service is used. These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

Log files

Flipps.co follows a standard procedure of using log files. These files log visitors when they visit websites. All hosting companies do this as part of hosting services' analytics. The information collected by log files include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date and time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. These are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The purpose of the information is for analyzing trends, administering the site, tracking users' movement on the website, and gathering demographic information.

Cookies and web beacons

Like any other website, Flipps.co uses 'cookies'. These cookies are used to store information including visitors' preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users' experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors' browser type and/or other information.

Advertising partners privacy policies

You may consult this list to find the Privacy Policy for each of the advertising partners of Flipps.co. Third-party ad servers or ad networks use technologies like cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons that are used in their respective advertisements and links that appear on Flipps.co, which are sent directly to users' browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. These technologies are used to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on websites that you visit.Note that Flipps.co has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

Third party privacy policies

Flipps.co's Privacy Policy does not apply to other advertisers or websites. Thus, we are advising you to consult the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information. It may include their practices and instructions about how to opt-out of certain options. You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers' respective websites.

GDPR data protection rights

We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following: The right to access – You have the right to request copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service. The right to rectification – You have the right to request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that we complete the information you believe is incomplete. The right to erasure – You have the right to request that we erase your personal data, under certain conditions. The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions. The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data, under certain conditions. The right to data portability – You have the right to request that we transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions. If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.

Children policy rights

The services of Flipps AS are not directed to children under the age of 16. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16. If a parent or guardian becomes aware that his or her child has provided us with personal information, he or she should contact us. If we become aware that a child under 16 has provided us with personal information, we will delete such information from our files.