Tuesday, May 15, 2007

United States Patent: 6173267

United States Patent 6,173,267
Cairns January 9, 2001

Method for product promotion

A method for providing fulfillment in a promotional contest includes providing a card in a product package marked with an internet address and a password. The purchaser of the product contacts the internet address and inputs personal information and the password to learn if the purchaser is a winner in the contest. If the purchaser is a winner, the card is sent to the company to verify the winning status before sending the prize to the purchaser.