Monday, August 21, 2017







Introducing the Creative EDGE® Initiative! This initiative is designed to showcase the creativity of our end-users and the amazing signs and graphics that can be produced using the GERBER EDGE® Production system. It’s easy to submit and even easier to walk away with FREE GerberColor™ Foil!


The Details

Send in a high-res photo or PDF file of work you would like to feature, produced using the GERBER EDGE Production system, to marcom@gspinc.com. Include with your photo some simple details:

Which Gerber equipment and products were used (required) 

• Testimonials and customer satisfaction stories (required)

• Application and ROI details (optional)

• Name of your company (optional)

• Name of distributor (optional)

• Social Handles for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram so we can mention you in our posts (optional)

Selected submissions will be featured in our Social Media channels, and a select few will also be featured in our monthly GerberNews newsletter.

If your submission is selected, you will receive FREE foil; one for a Social Media submission and an additional foil for a GerberNews feature.

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Get your Creative EDGE!
We look forward to seeing all the amazing submissions! If you have any questions, please contact us.


Terms and Conditions

1. ELIGIBILITY
The Gerber Creative EDGE initiative is offered by Gerber Technology LLC to all our distributors and end users. By including a submission in to this initiative, you accept sole responsibility for determining whether your participation is legal in any jurisdiction that applies to you. Participants must be 18 years of age. Employees and directors of Gerber Technology LLC., its advertising and promotion agencies, the judges and its legal advisors, and the immediate family (parent, child, sibling and spouse of each) or members of the households of such are not eligible. By entering, you agree to these “Official Rules” and that the decisions of Gerber Technology are final and binding in all respects.

Void where prohibited or restricted by law.
No purchase necessary.

2. CONTEST PERIOD
June 20, 2017 12:01 AM EST-Dec 20, 2017 12 AM EST.

3. ENTRY
Send a digital photo or PDF representation and a brief description of the submitted project to marcom@gspinc.com. By providing a submission, you hereby grant to Gerber Technology and its affiliates a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide and royalty-free license to use and exploit any and all images and other materials you submit for any Gerber Technology purpose (whether commercial or not), including administering this contest and in advertising and promotion for Gerber Technology and its affiliates and their products and services, at Gerber Technology’s discretion in any and all media now known or hereinafter developed without territorial or time limitations, including the right to copy, publish, display and make derivative works from such submission.  Your submission must be an original work of authorship, and by submitting to Gerber Technology you represent that you have all rights necessary to provide the submission and the foregoing rights to Gerber Technology.  Further by accepting a prize, Contest winners hereby grant to Gerber Technology and its affiliates a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide and royalty-free license to use and exploit their name and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes at Gerber Technology’s discretion in any and all media now known or hereinafter developed without territorial or time limitations. You understand and agree that Gerber Technology and its affiliates will not be required to pay any additional consideration to you the rights you grant hereunder, seek any additional approval from you in connection with such use and exploitation, or grant any attribution rights to you.  You hereby forever waive and relinquish all “moral rights” now or hereafter recognized in connection with the submission and waive any right to inspect or approve the use or other exploitation of the submission.  You agree that Gerber Technology and its affiliates shall not be responsible for the return or preservation of the submission, and that the submission is not being submitted in confidence or in trust to Gerber Technology and that no fiduciary or other relationship is intended or created. 
You hereby release and discharge Gerber Technology and its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, successors and assigns (the “Gerber Entities”) from, and agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend the Gerber Entities from, any and all claims, liability, damages or costs arising out of or related to your participation in the contest (including, without limitation, your provision of the submission), including, without imitation, claims of infringement or other violation of the intellectual property or other proprietary rights of any person.

4. SELECTION
Selections will be made throughout this initiative by a panel of industry professionals.

5. PRIZES
Each featured submission will receive a roll of GerberColor foil for mentions in our Social Media Channels and an additional foil for being mentioned in GerberNews. All winners are subject to verification at Gerber Technology’s sole discretion. No assignment, transfer or substitution of any prize is permitted. All prizes are expressed in U.S. Dollars.

6. GENERAL CONDITIONS
Gerber Technology reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or the Website; to be acting in violation of these Official Rules; to be acting in a unethical or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, as determined by Gerber Scientific, Inc. at its sole discretion.
If for any reason this Contest is not capable of being conducted as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in the sole opinion of Gerber Technology, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, Gerber Technology reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest. If the Contest is terminated due to tampering or technical difficulties prior to its expiration date, notice will be posted on Gerber Technology’s website at http://www.gspinc.com/learning-center/creative-edge-initiative.
ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, GERBER TECHNOLOGY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM THOSE RESPONSIBLE TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

GERBER TECHNOLOGY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LATE, LOST, ILLEGIBLE, MISDIRECTED ENTRIES, AND GERBER TECHNOLOGY DOES NOT ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMMUNICATIONS LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO ITS WEBSITES. GERBER TECHNOLOGY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY PROBLEMS OR TECHNICAL MALFUNCTION OF ANY TELEPHONE NETWORK OR TELEPHONE LINES, COMPUTER ON-LINE SYSTEMS, SERVERS, COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, SOFTWARE, FAILURE OF ANY E-MAIL OR ENTRY TO BE RECEIVED BY GERBER TECHNOLOGY ON ACCOUNT OF TECHNICAL PROBLEMS, HUMAN ERROR OR TRAFFIC CONGESTION ON THE INTERNET OR AT ANY WEBSITE, OR ANY COMBINATION THEREOF.

GERBER TECHNOLOGY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INCORRECT OR INACCURATE CAPTURE OF INFORMATION OR THE FAILURE TO CAPTURE SUCH INFORMATION, WHETHER CAUSED BY WEBSITE USERS, TAMPERING OR HACKING, OR BY ANY OF THE EQUIPMENT OR PROGRAMMING ASSOCIATED WITH OR UTILIZED IN THE CONTEST. GERBER TECHNOLOGY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR INJURY OR DAMAGE TO PARTICIPANTS’ OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON’S COMPUTER RELATED TO OR RESULTING FROM PARTICIPATING IN THIS CONTEST OR DOWNLOADING MATERIALS FROM OR USE OF THE WEBSITE.

IN NO EVENT WILL GERBER TECHNOLOGY, ITS DISTRIBUTORS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, VENDORS, ADVERTISING AGENCIES AND PROMOTION AGENCIES AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES OR AGENTS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THIS CONTEST, ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEBSITE OR THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM THE WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE WEBSITE AND IN THIS CONTEST IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON- INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.

8. ARBITRATION AND DISPUTES
As a condition of participating in this Contest, you agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or any prizes awarded, or the determination of the Winner shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action exclusively by arbitration pursuant to the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association, then effective. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain awards for, and you hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than your actual out-of- pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Contest), and you further waive all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or your rights and obligations Gerber Technology’s rights and obligations in connection with this Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Connecticut, U.S.A., without giving effect to the conflict of laws rules thereof, and you agree to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts for Connecticut for any disputes relating to the Contest or these Official Rules.
In the event of a dispute as to the identity of any winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e- mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.