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How to Extend the Life of Your Electronics

How to Extend the Life of Your Electronics

February 25, 2014 – 11:15 am | No Comment

We rely on our electronics for everything. We even use them to give us a hand in our latest home-improvement projects and to discover the US’s best spelunking spots. To keep your trusty gadgets in …

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Pelican ProGear™ Elite Cooler Giveaway Official Rules

September 30, 2014 – 8:41 am | No Comment

Pelican ProGear™ Elite Cooler Giveaway Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

1. ELIGIBILITY.  The Pelican ProGear™ Elite Cooler Giveaway may be entered by anyone who is 18 years of age or older and is a fan of the Pelican Products’ Facebook page.  The Giveaway is not open to employees, directors, officers, representatives or agents of Pelican Products, Inc. and its related affiliates and subsidiaries.  Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement and acceptance of these Official Rules and of the decisions of Pelican which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Giveaway.  If these rules differ from any promotional or other materials published in connection with the Giveaway, these rules shall control.
2. GIVEAWAY DATE.  Giveaway of one Pelican ProGear™ 45 QT Elite Cooler will take place between 9:00a.m. and 6:00p.m. Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) every Friday in October 2014 (excluding October 31, 2014).
3. HOW TO ENTER.  In order for your entry to be eligible, you will need to provide your name and email address.  Incomplete submissions are not eligible.
4. GIVEAWAY.  No purchase is necessary to participate or win.  The winners will be chosen at random from eligible entries.  The four winners of the Pelican ProGear 45 QT Elite Coolers will be notified via Facebook.   In the event that the winner cannot be reached by email then he/she will forfeit the prize and another winner will be selected.
To the extent permitted by law, entrants agree to hold Pelican, its parent, subsidiaries, agents, directors, officers, employees, representatives and assigns harmless from any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in the Giveaway and/or use or acceptance of any prize won.  Pelican is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Giveaway or in the announcement of the prize.  A participant may be prohibited from participating in this Giveaway if, in Pelican’s sole discretion, it reasonably believes that the participant has attempted to undermine the legitimate operation of this Giveaway by cheating, deception, or other unfair playing practices or annoys, abuses, threatens or harasses any other participants, the Pelican or associated agencies.  In the event a winner/potential winner’s employer has a policy which prohibits the awarding of a prize to an employee, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected.  In the event that incorrect information is provided and/or Pelican is unable to contact the winner within 48 hours of the Giveaway then a new winner will be selected from the remaining entries.
5. PRIZES.  Four Pelican ProGear™ 45 QT Elite Coolers will be awarded.  Pelican reserves the right to substitute a prize for an item of equal or greater value in the event all or part of a prize becomes unavailable.  Prizes are awarded without warranty of any kind from Pelican, express or implied, without limitation, except where this would be contrary to federal, state, provincial, or local law or regulation.  Anything not explicitly indicated as part of any prize, including but not limited to taxes and fees, are solely the responsibility of the winner.
6.  COLLECTION OF INFORMATION.  Participants agree that personal data, including name and email address, may be processed, stored and otherwise used within the context of the Giveaway and any other purposes outlined in these Official Rules including marketing purposes.
7.  GENERAL.  Giveaway rules are subject to U.S. law.  All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.  By entering this Giveaway, each entrant agrees that (except where otherwise prohibited by law) Pelican may use the name, address, comments, likeness if she/he becomes a winner of any prize in publicity or advertising concerning this Giveaway or otherwise in any medium now known or hereafter devised (including the Internet or other interactive network) in perpetuity throughout the universe without further compensation or right of review and agrees to waive all of his/her rights with respect thereto.  Non-compliance with any provisions of these Official Rules will be grounds for disqualification of the selected entrant, forfeiture of any prize, and selection of an alternate entrant.
Pelican reserves the right, to cancel the Giveaway at any time, without notice and for any reason, if fraud, technical failures, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes beyond the control of Pelican destroy the integrity of the Giveaway as determined in Pelican’s sole discretion and to award the prizes based on entries received prior to the cancellation.  Any attempt by an individual to undermine the legitimate operation of the Giveaway (including, but not limited to, any violations of these Official Rules) may be a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Pelican reserves the right to: (i) disqualify any such entrant from the Giveaway, and (ii) seek damages from any such entrant to the fullest extent permitted by law.  The Giveaway is governed by the laws of the state of California, with venue in Torrance, CA and all claims regarding the Giveaway must be filed in the appropriate court in this venue.
8.  SPONSOR.  Pelican Products, Inc. (“Pelican”), 23215 Early Avenue, Torrance, CA 90505.
9.  DISCLAIMER.  Pelican and its respective affiliates, officers, directors, governors, agents and employees are not liable for: lost, late, deleted, delayed, or misdirected entries.
IN NO EVENT SHALL PELICAN BE LIABLE TO ENTRANT FOR ANY LOST PROFITS, OR FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS GIVEAWAY.  Entrant’s sole damages shall be limited to entrant’s actual out of pocket expenses, excluding attorneys’ fees.  WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, SUCH PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND GIVEAWAY ENTITIES HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSES AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

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America’s Top 7 Spelunking Destinations

September 11, 2012 – 11:16 am | No Comment
America’s Top 7 Spelunking Destinations

We’re following up our brief account of the history of spelunking—and the daring explorations of Édouard-Alfred Martel—with a list of 7 American spelunking destinations.

Photo of Lehman Caves courtesy of http://www.nps.gov/grba/index.htm
Any given spelunking aficionado could undoubtedly debate …

A Brief History of Spelunking

September 6, 2012 – 4:52 am | No Comment
A Brief History of Spelunking

Spelunking, also known as caving, is the recreational exploration of earth’s natural cave systems. Of course, humans have sought shelter in caves for as long as they’ve walked the earth. So, when did this survival …

The Art of Packing for a Weekend in the Woods

August 16, 2012 – 9:32 am | 2 Comments
The Art of Packing for a Weekend in the Woods

In 2011, approximately 26 million bags were lost on international airline flights. No fun. Want to take a weekend trip with less risk of losing your stuff? Try camping! Since you’re solely responsible for your …

5 Activities for Backyard Camping Family Fun

August 7, 2012 – 6:20 am | No Comment
5 Activities for Backyard Camping Family Fun

Want a simple way to have fun with the whole family this weekend? Try camping! Simply grab the tent, a bag of marshmallows, ditch the cell phones, and hit the lawn for some outdoor family …

The Perfect Fit: What You Need to Know About Our Case Calculator

May 10, 2012 – 1:29 pm | No Comment
The Perfect Fit: What You Need to Know About Our Case Calculator

Here at Pelican, we continue to develop a wide range of case sizes, regardless of the application. Our cases protect an incredible range of items from iPods, tablet computers and laptop to Stinger missiles. With …

How to: Keep Your New Tablet Safe

May 8, 2012 – 1:34 pm | No Comment
How to: Keep Your New Tablet Safe

As technology continually advances, new forms of tablets are being introduced into a variety of home and office spaces. From the new iPad to the Kindle Fire and beyond, these technological advancements are a quite …

Enjoy Winter Activities While Protecting Your Devices

January 4, 2012 – 10:40 am | No Comment
Enjoy Winter Activities While Protecting Your Devices

We love to spend time skiing, snowboarding or simply enjoying the outdoors, but our favorite gadgets aren’t necessarily built to survive our winter activities. Enter the Pelican i1010 and i1015 – virtually indestructible phone and iPod …

Top 5 Mobile Apps for the Outdoor Enthusiast

December 7, 2011 – 6:41 am | No Comment
Top 5 Mobile Apps for the Outdoor Enthusiast

With apps on every platform and new ones being created every day, there truly is an app for everything under the sun. Today, we’re offering our top five apps for the outdoor enthusiast.
Park Maps. Hikers and …

Top 10 Ways to be a Camping Pro

October 23, 2011 – 8:01 am | No Comment
Top 10 Ways to be a Camping Pro

Ah, the wilderness – fending off the land; living with the animals. Okay, so maybe that’s not exactly what camping is today, but our team wants to ensure that your trip is as authentic as …

Be Prepared with Pelican: Emergency Supply Kit Essentials

October 1, 2011 – 9:06 am | 3 Comments
Be Prepared with Pelican: Emergency Supply Kit Essentials

With the recent devastating floods, storms and tornadoes affecting much of the Midwestern and Southern states, it’s important to be prepared for whatever Mother Nature throws our way.
Having an emergency supply kit is the first …