Be a New Maker | Terms & Conditions

  1. The prize consists of the opportunity to sell your product, online at and in selected UK TOAST stores, from March 2024 to December 2024.
  2. To enter the competition, please complete the online registration form by uploading three images of your chosen product, and a brief description about yourself, your product and how you work along with your name, email address, telephone number, country of residence, RRP of your product, production lead time and any current stockists (if relevant). Entries in the incorrect format will not be considered. Once entered, entries will be automatically entered into the competition and cannot be returned / withdrawn.
  3. Entries must be submitted before 7am EST, Monday 13 November 2023 (“Closing Date”). Entries received after the Closing Date or received by any other means (e.g. in the post) will not be accepted.
  4. No purchase is necessary to enter. Access to the internet and a valid email address are required to enter.
  5. By entering the competition, you confirm that
    a) Any product submitted is original to you and does not (and its use by the Promoter (and/or persons authorised by the Promoter) shall not) (i) infringe the intellectual property rights or any other personal or property rights of any person (including moral and privacy rights); (ii) be in breach of any statute or regulation; and/or (iii) be obscene, libellous, defamatory or constitute a contempt of court or breach of any duty of confidence;
    b) You are free to enter into the Competition and are not subject to any agreement or arrangement with third parties which may interfere with use of the artwork by the Promoter.
  6. This Competition is open to anyone over the age of 18 [or, who are over the age of 16 and have their parent's or guardian's consent to enter] excluding: (i) employees of the Promoter and its affiliates; (ii) the employees of companies or organisations with whom the Competition is being run; and (iii) agents or any other person directly connected with the Competition.
  7. Only one Competition entry, fulfilling the eligibility requirements, will be accepted per person. Spammers and bulk entries will be disqualified.
  8. Winners will be the five entrants who, in the Promoter’s opinion, have submitted the most interesting and original entries capturing the spirit and essence of TOAST’s New Makers programme. 
  9. Winners will be notified by email by 31 December 2023. If a winner does not respond to this notification within 21 days the Promoter reserves the right to select the next best entry selected by the judges, with the originally selected winner forfeiting their right to the prize. The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into, except with the winners.
  10. The Promoter’s decision is final in every situation, including any not covered above and no correspondence will be entered into in respect of the validity of any such decision.
  11. Winners’ will be required to send a sample of their product if selected by 2 January 2024. They shall be requested to attend a day with the TOAST panel on 7 February 2024 at an online event or in person.
  12. The Promoter may require participants to provide proof of identity, proof of age and proof of residency. Identification considered suitable for verification is at Promoter's discretion. The winner may be required to sign a statement proving their eligibility/liability. The Promoter may, in its sole discretion, disqualify any entrant that fails to satisfy the eligibility requirements.
  13. The Promoter reserves the right to exclude late, incomplete or multiple registrations using multiple email addresses. Registrations made by third parties, agents, using methods such as a macro or a script, using automated devices or processes or syndicated entries are not permitted and all such entries will be disqualified and any prize award will be void
  14. The Promoter does not accept any responsibility for late or lost entries. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt.
  15. The winners' details (name and county only) will be made available 15 working days after the Closing Date and for 4 weeks only by sending a stamped addressed envelope to Marketing, TOAST (MAIL ORDER LIMITED), Studio 306, Screenworks, 22 Highbury Grove, London, N5 2ER indicating the name of the Promotion.
  16. Entry to the Competition and acceptance of the prize constitutes permission to use any information provided in the application such as entrant’s name and any competition entry image, for promotional and/or editorial purposes in any format in print and non-print media without additional consultation. By entering, participants further agree to participate in any reasonable publicity arranged by the Promoter or its agencies in the event of them winning. All publicity materials created in connection with this competition become and remain the sole property of the Promoter.
  17. The Promoter reserves in all cases the right to replace the stated prizes with other prizes that it considers to be of broadly equivalent value. The Promoter offers no cash alternative for non-cash prizes. Prizes are not refundable or transferable. Prizes must be taken as stated and cannot be deferred. When dates are specified they cannot be altered and by entering date-related competitions or promotions neither the Promoter, nor any third party, are liable in any way to any winner who cannot attend.
  18. The Promoter reserves the right, in its absolute discretion, to amend, suspend or cancel the Competition or extend the entry period or disqualify any participant at any time for technical, legal or other reasons without giving advance notice.
  19. The Promoter may, in its sole discretion, prohibit participation in the Competition by any person who tampers with or benefits from any tampering with the website or the operation of the Competition, or acts in violation of these terms, acts in a disruptive manner or acts with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.
  20. Participants must not supply false information in their registration or share their account details with others, and no individual should participate under any identity that is not their own. The Promoter may, in its sole discretion, terminate the entry of anyone registering under details that we have reasonable grounds to believe are false.
  21. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any third party illegal or fraudulent action/inaction that may occur on or through the Competition, but reserves the right to take action against any third party it knows or has reasonable grounds to believe is responsible for such action/inaction.
  22. The Competition materials may contain links to other websites that the Promoter does not own or operate. Please be aware that the Promoter does not control, recommend or endorse these other websites, and is not responsible for their content, products, services or privacy policies.
  23. The Promoter cannot guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to the Competition or its website and is not responsible for any disruption to the Competition or its website due to technical problems or otherwise. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for incomplete, incorrectly submitted, delayed, corrupted or misdirected registrations.
  25. All entrants to the Competition are deemed to have read and accepted these terms (and any linked terms contained or referenced herein) and agree to be bound by them and by the decisions of the Promoter, which are final in all matters relating to the Competition (except where any decision relating to the Competition has been delegated by the Promoter to a third party, when that third party’s decision will be final).
  26. The Promoter reserves the right to use information that participants provide to it for the purpose of managing the Competition and participants' personal information may be disclosed to contractors and agents who assist the Promoter in managing the Competition or communicating with participants in order to allow them to fulfil their purpose. The Promoter always demands that any such parties adhere to the same security procedures that it follows itself. All such information shall be collected, used and disposed of in accordance with the Promoter’s Privacy Policy available at All entrants to the Competition are deemed to have accepted the terms of the Privacy Policy.
  27. No failure to enforce a clause shall be deemed a waiver of the rights covered within it. If any clause of these terms is deemed unenforceable, then it shall be severed and the remaining terms shall remain in force.
  28. The promoter of the TOAST NEW MAKERS (“Promotion”) is TOAST (MAIL ORDER LIMITED), 3rd Floor, Matrix Beta, Matrix Business Park, Swansea, SA6 8RE (“Promoter”).
  29. These terms are governed by English law, and entrants agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts in relation to all matters arising under or in connection with these Terms.