RAW Retailer Display Contest
2023's theme is CONE LOVE!
The 14th Annual RAW Display Contest
How It's Done
Last year’s RAW Retailer Display Contest was a smokin’ success! We really appreciate all of the amazing contestants showcasing their RAW Creativity to show us some love. You guys really uplifted RAW last year, and this year we want you to do it again for the 14th annual RAW Display Contest!!
Celebrating how RAW Cones have brought so many people into the FAM! People who couldn’t roll or just didn’t want to roll now have a choice other than pipes! When we first started selling cones in the 90’s everyone thought we were nuts! Now everyone just can’t get enough!
Cone with us! Make a display celebrating RAW Cones and cone accessories and how the RAW Cone has changed so many lives for the better! If it wasn’t for that amazing creation, so many people would have never had RAW ENJOYNMENT.
If this is your first Display Contest or your 14th, please read the rules and instructions carefully. But, here’s a short version:
1. Sign up for the contest by
OCTOBER 27, 2023. DATE EXTENDED: NOVEMBER 27, 2023.
2. We’ll send your free RAW Swag Bag.
3. Use your RAW Swag Bag and other RAW products to make a RAWkin’ store display. This year’s theme is CONE LOVE! Paint, mixed media, sculpture… as long as you incorporate RAW products, anything goes! We want to see your most RAWesome art project.
4. Submit images to us by
DECEMBER 2, 2023. DATE EXTENDED: JANUARY 1, 2024.
5. Win RAWsome cash prizes!!
What are the prizes?!
– 1st Place: $2,500 CASH
– 2nd Place: $1,000 CASH
– 3rd Prize: $500 CASH
Deadline to submit images is
DECEMBER 2, 2023 DATE EXTENDED: JANUARY 1, 2024. . Winners will be announced JANUARY 2024.
All entries will be judged by RAW Founder, Josh, who will personally choose the winners. He’s got a keen eye for this stuff (obviously!). He’s eager to see what our RAWthentic Retailers can come up with next!
Get Your Free RAW Swag Bag
Just click the “SIGN UP” tab above and fill out the form by
OCTOBER 27, 2023. DATE EXTENDED: NOVEMBER 27, 2023. Then, we will send you a free RAW Swag Bag!* We’re going all out for the 14th RAW Display Contest, this year’s RAW Swag Bag is HUGE!
The RAW Swag Bag includes:
• RAW Flat Recycled SmallL Shopping Bag
• RAW Flat Recycled Large Shopping Bag
• RAW Large Metal Rolling Tray: Blood-Curdling Zombie Smoker
• RAW Large Metal Rolling Tray: Monster Sesh Smoke Party
• RAW X Stand Paper Cradle Rolling Tool
• RAW Magnifier Card
• RAW Magnetic Aluminum Snuffer
• RAW Smoker’s Lanyard
• RAW Metal Ashtray
• RAW Rolling Tray Metal Mini
• RAW Large Metal Rolling Tray: History of Papers
• RAW Black Metal Tin
• RAW Sticker CBD Leaf
• RAW Black Beanie
• RAW Red Bandana
• RAW Drawstring Bag Tan
• RAW Inflatable Cone Size Small 2′
• RAW Socks in Black
• RAW Pet Ringer Shirt XL 41-60lbs
*Must be an existing HBI wholesale client with a retail operation to be eligible for free RAW Swag Bag.
Make An In-Store Display
Now comes the fun part – making your store’s RAW display! Use your RAW Swag Bag and other RAW products to show some RAWkin’ CONE LOVE. Paint, mixed media, sculpture… as long as you incorporate RAW products, anything goes! We want to see your most RAWesome display.
The RAW Swag Bag is a good starting point. We encourage you to use other RAW products for your display as well. Please keep the display up and visible from the storefront for a minimum of 2 weeks.
Our Lawyers Make Us Say This Part
Let’s be blunt, it would be a real bummer to be disqualified, so please click the “RULES” tab above to read the full rules before you get started.
Show Us Your Pics
After your team perfects your RAWesome in-store display, get some photos of your masterpiece for your official contest entry. Upload the best 6 pics you got of your RAW Display by using the Submit Entry Form under the “SUBMIT” tab. Be sure to use high-resolution images for it so we can actually see all the hard work you put into your display!
Win Cash Prizes!!
– 1st Place: $2,500 CASH
– 2nd Place: $1,000 CASH
– 3rd Prize: $500 CASH
Winners will be announced JANUARY 2024. All entries are judged by RAW Founder, Josh, who hand picks the winners. He’s got a keen eye for this stuff (obviously!) and is eager to see what our RAWthentic Retailers can come up with next!
Official Rules, Terms & Conditions
RAW Display Contest is only open to existing wholesale clients with a retail operation. Individuals and distributors do not qualify.
Please read the official rules for the 2023 RAW Display Contest carefully to ensure that your entry qualifies to receive prizes. Please note the rules below reflect extended deadlines.
- You must complete the Sign Up Form under the “SIGN UP” tab by
OCTOBER 27, 2023. DATE EXTENDED: NOVEMBER 27, 2023.To be entered into the contest. If you do not complete the Sign Up Form, you & your store will not be eligible to receive prizes. Emailing your RAW Sales Representative does not constitute as a RAW Display Contest entry.
- After completing the Sign Up Form, all eligible contestants will receive a RAW Swag Bag while supplies last. RAW Swag Bags are intended for promotional use only – not for resale.
- All contestants must make their RAW Display Contest entry easily visible from the storefront or inside the store. RAW Display Contest entries must remain in place for at least two weeks. (Bonus points for 4 weeks!)
- Entries must be comprised of predominantly RAW Rolling Papers products, but displays may contain other materials to aid in the construction of the display. Usage of cigarette tobacco, loose tobacco or other varieties of tobacco are prohibited. Entries that use any form of tobacco will be disqualified from the RAW Display Contest.
- All entries must be submitted by
DECEMBER 2, 2023.DATE EXTENDED: JANUARY 1, 2024. Submissions received after JANUARY 1, 2024 will be considered invalid and will not be eligible to receive a prize.
- Entries must be submitted through the Submit Entry Form under the “SUBMIT” tab on this page. Emailing pictures of your entry to your Sales Representative does not qualify as a submission to the RAW Display Contest.
- Entries will be judged by representatives of RAW Rolling Papers. Winners will be hand-picked by RAW Founder, Josh.
- 2023 RAW Display Contest Winners will be notified JANUARY 2024.
- Contestants must be an existing wholesale client of RAW Rolling Papers / HBI International with a retail operation in the United States to be eligible for the RAW Display Contest. Entries from individuals, businesses that operate outside of the United States, and/or distributors without a retail operation will be disqualified from the RAW Display Contest, and all subsequent benefits or prizes.
- After submission, RAW Display Contest entries become the property of RAW Rolling Papers. This includes the ability to use entries for our advertising and/or promotional usage for indefinite period of time. RAW Rolling Papers also reserves the right to use your business’ name & photos for marketing purposes without further compensation beyond the allotted prizes. Please read the Publicity Waiver at the bottom of the Submit Entry Form for more information.
- Taxes are the sole responsibility of the cash prize winners. Prizes will be awarded subject to your company’s policies regarding distribution of such awards. It is the entrant’s sole responsibility to conform to such policies.
- RAW Display Contest is void where prohibited.
Complete this form to receive your swag bag
Please submit your contest entry images by using the SUBMIT ENTRY PHOTOS tab.
The deadline to receive a swag bag has passed, but you can still create and submit a display with products you have in store.
Upload pictures of your RAW Display Contest Entry!
Ready to submit your photos for the RAW Display Contest?! Use the form below to upload the pics of your RAW Display!
Please complete all required fields and upload 6 photos of your RAW Display Contest Entry below. You will receive an email confirmation that your entry has been submitted. DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING ENTRIES IS
DECEMBER 2, 2023. DATE EXTENDED: JANUARY 1, 2024. WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED JANUARY 2024.