WILLIAMSVILLE, NY, 2016-Aug-31 — /EPR Retail News/ — Tops Friendly Markets, a leading full-service grocery retailer in upstate New York, northern Pennsylvania, western Vermont, and north central Massachusetts today (August 29, 2016) announced CodyAnne Weise of Ripley, NY as the grand prize winner of Tops’ 2016 Monopoly second chance sweepstakes. Weise is the winner of a $50,000 cash prize as part of the customer game that is based on the world-famous Hasbro board game MONOPOLY®. The Tops Monopoly Collect and Win Game ran April 17 through Saturday, July 9, 2016.
Weise, who is a frequent shopper at the Tops Friendly Markets located at 64 South Erie Street in Mayville, NY, was thrilled in hearing the news. Tops Markets representatives will celebrate with a formal check presentation with Weise on Thursday, September 1 at 10:00 am at the Mayville store.
In its seventh year of play, Tops customers played the Monopoly® Collect and Win game by obtaining a free game board at any Tops Markets location. Upon checkout, one game ticket was given automatically when shoppers used their BonusPlus card and additional tickets were earned when they purchased participating bonus items. Additionally, shoppers were able to submit second chance sweepstakes entry forms, found on specially marked game tickets.
“Each year, Tops shoppers express their excitement over our annual Monopoly program,” said Andrew Brocato, Tops’ director of community and public relations. “We’re thrilled to announce Ms. Weise as our 2nd Chance Sweepstakes winner and we congratulate our more than 411,000 winners that won in this promotion.”
Customers had the opportunity to earn bonus game tickets by purchasing more than 2,000 specially marked products throughout Tops Markets locations. The top prizes in the 2016 Tops Monopoly game included: $250,000 Cash for a new home, $100,000 Cash retirement account, $35,000 Cash luxury vehicle, $25,000 Cash for an educational account, $10,000 kitchen remodel, $5,200 free Tops groceries for one year, and $2,000 free Tops gas for one year.
Tops Markets, LLC, is headquartered in Williamsville, NY and operates 172 full-service supermarkets with five additional by franchisees under the Tops banner. Tops employs over 16,000 associates and is a leading full-service grocery retailer in New York, northern Pennsylvania, western Vermont, and north central Massachusetts. For more information about Tops Markets, visit the company’s website at www.topsmarkets.com.
Source: Tops Friendly Markets