The brand quiz – information and conditions of participation

How Can I Participate in the Quiz? Everything You Need to Know

On the occasion of our brand anniversary, we have prepared a 10-part quiz to test your knowledge about the MWM brand history and historic milestones. Every month, you will have the opportunity to participate in a new part of the quiz. The questions are listed in chronological order, decade by decade. In total, the quiz will comprise 10 parts for ten decades of the MWM brand.

So what can you win? The winners of the quiz can look forward to various interesting prizes. What these prizes will be, remains secret for the time being – let yourself be surprised!

We hope you enjoy the MWM quiz*, and we wish you good luck!

*) This link takes you to the platform of our subcontractor Lamano GmbH & Co. KG. Technically necessary cookies are set there to carry out the quiz.

MWM Prize Quiz

On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the MWM brand, Caterpillar Energy Solutions GmbH, Carl-Benz-Strasse 1, 68167 Mannheim, Germany (hereinafter referred to as the “Organizer”) holds the “100 Years MWM Brand” prize quiz, which comprises 10 monthly prize quizzes. The objective of the prize quiz is to familiarize you with the company’s history, products, and locations.

Every month for 10 months from February to November 2023, we will ask you 10 questions. You can find the answers to these questions under MWM Moments and Milestones (including following pages) and MWM history. The questions and answers are associated with the company and brand history from the Golden Twenties until now. Up to 10 points can be reached in each of the quizzes. The participant with the highest score wins. If several participants have the same score, the prizes will be drawn off among them. The prizes are 10 vouchers worth €50, €30, and €20 (total €270 per monthly prize quiz) for use in the MWM Merchandising Shop. At the end of the prize quiz (after 10 months), further prizes will be drawn among the monthly winners.

The prize quizzes are handled by BRANDCONTRAST GmbH, De-Saint-Exupéry-Strasse 10, 60549 Frankfurt am Main, Germany (hereinafter referred to as “BRANDCONTRAST”).
You can find the questions of the prize quiz on the LamaPoll platform of our subcontractor Lamano GmbH & Co. KG, Frankfurter Allee 69, 10247 Berlin, Germany (hereinafter referred to as “LamaPoll” or “Lamano”). Please register on the platform with your e-mail address and enter your answers.

Quiz No. 10 – Anniversaries & New Technologies

Everybody who meets the following Terms & Conditions is welcome to participate.

Terms & Conditions

This is a translation of our Terms & Conditions. The German version is the binding version.
Participation in the prize quiz “100 Years MWM Brand” is subject to the following Terms & Conditions. By participating, the participant declares that he has read and understood the Terms & Conditions including the Privacy Policy, that he accepts them, and that he meets all participation requirements.

The prize quiz “100 Years MWM Brand” comprises 10 monthly prize quizzes with 10 questions each. It will start on February 1, 2023 and end on November 30, 2023. You are welcome to participate in each of the 10 prize quizzes. Each monthly prize quiz will begin on the first day of the month at 10:00 a.m (CET/CEST) and end on the last day of the month at midnight (CET/CEST). The individual prize quizzes follow the chronological development of the brand, starting from the establishment of the brand rights in 1922 until today. Every decade is marked by special milestones, which you can read about under MWM Moments and Milestones (including the following pages that you can access under “LEARN MORE” from this page). Moreover, further information is available on the website under MWM history. We will disclose the correct answer in the subsequent month.

In every monthly prize quiz, you can reach 10 points by answering 10 questions correctly. The participant with the highest score wins. If several participants have the same score, the prizes will be drawn off among them. The drawing will be conducted under the supervision of an independent jury and duly documented.
The winners will be published on the MWM website and in the MWM channels on Facebook and LinkedIn. You are expressly encouraged to participate in all 10 prize quizzes.

Employees and former employees of the Organizer and of companies affiliated with the Organizer in the meaning of Section 15 of the German Stock Corporation Act (AktG) and their family members are entitled to participate. However, employees of the Organizer and of the processors (BRANDCONTRAST and Lamano) as well as others who have contributed to the design and implementation of the prize quiz as well as their family members are not permitted to participate.
Persons under 18 years of age are expressly excluded from participation.

For each monthly prize quiz, the following 10 prizes totaling €270 will be awarded:
Starting from February 2023, 10 MWM Merchandising Shop vouchers for the following amounts:

  • 1st place: €50
  • 2nd to 5th place: €30
  • 6th to 10th place: €20.00

At the end of the entire prize quiz, further prizes will be drawn among the monthly winners of the 1st place.
Overall drawing among all winners after November 30, 2023:

  • 1st place: Detailed model MWM TCG 2032 V16 on a scale of 1:25, value approx. €250
  • 2nd place: Large glass cube model with MWM TCG 2032 V16 hologram, value approx. €140
  • 3rd place: Small glass cube model with MWM TCG 3016 V16 hologram, value approx. €40.00

MWM Quiz Prizes for places 1 to 3
Figure, from left to right: Detailed model of the MWM TCG 2032 V16 on a scale of 1:25; Large glass cube model with hologram MWM TCG 2032 V16; Small glass cube model with hologram MWM TCG 3016 V16

Multiple participation in individual monthly prize quizzes is not permitted. However, you are expressly encouraged to participate in all 10 prize quizzes.
Prize quiz associations and automated prize quiz services as well as commercial prize quiz participants are not permitted to participate.

The Organizer may exclude persons from participation, deny them prizes, or demand that prizes be returned in case there is a justified suspicion of misinformation or breach of the Terms & Conditions. The Organizer may verify the participation entitlement and the compliance with the Terms & Conditions, including but not limited to the minimum age, place of residence, and employee status.

Cash payment, exchange, or transfer of the prizes to third parties is not possible. The winner is responsible for any applicable taxation of the prizes.
The Organizer reserves the right to prematurely terminate or extend the prize quiz without specifying reasons. This shall apply especially if, for technical or legal reasons, due performance cannot be guaranteed.

Notification of the win and delivery of the prizes

The winners will be informed by e-mail about the prize they won. The notification will be sent via the e-mail address provided in the quiz.

The Organizer shall not be liable for any prizes lost or damaged in the mail.

Privacy Policy

By participating in the prize quiz, the participant expressly consents to the storage of his personal data for the duration of the prize quiz and to their use for the performance of the prize quiz. After the prize quiz is finished, the data will be erased.

The Organizer is responsible for the collection, processing, and use of personal data of the participants and winners. The Organizer has commissioned BRANDCONTRAST to perform the prize quiz. Thus, BRANDCONTRAST is a processor. BRANDCONTRAST will engage Lamano GmbH & Co. KG, Frankfurter Allee 69, 10247 Berlin, Germany as sub-processor. Agreements pursuant to Article 28 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are in place between the Organizer, processor, and sub-processor. The data will be stored electronically. The participant details, i.e. the first and last name, address (street and house number), ZIP code and telephone number, e-mail address, and date of birth or age will be stored. This information will not be shared with any third parties.

BRANDCONTRAST and Lamano will process the data in accordance with applicable data protection regulations and only to the extent required for the performance and handling of the prize quiz.

The participant data will be treated confidentially and will be used exclusively for the performance of the prize quiz. Once they are no longer needed for this purpose, they will be erased. Where these data are subject to retention obligations under tax or commercial law pursuant to point (c) of Article 6 (1) GDPR, they will be stored in accordance with these provisions and will then be erased unless the participant consents to the further storage or the storage is required for the establishment or defense of legal claims.

Every participant has the right to request information about the storage and use of his data from the Organizer or processor, who shall then provide this information. For this, use the form on the MWM website: Privacy Contact

Every participant may at any time revoke the consent to the storage of personal data and withdraw from the participation in the prize quiz. For this, use the form on the MWM website: Privacy Contact

Following the revocation of the consent, the data that have been collected from the participant and stored will without delay be erased.
Apart from the right to information and the right of revocation, the participants have the right to demand rectification, transmission, restriction of processing, blocking, or erasure of the personal data. For this, use the form on the MWM website: Privacy Contact

The participants consent to the publication of their name and city of residence on the Organizer’s website and in the Organizer’s social media channels (especially Facebook and LinkedIn) in case they win. They may at any time revoke the consent to the publication, thereby withdrawing from the prize quiz. The notice of revocation shall be sent to the following e-mail address: mwm.gewinnspiel@brandcontrast.de

By revoking the consent to the storage or personal data or to the publication as a winner, the participant withdraws from the participation in the prize quiz and loses the claim to any prize.

For detailed information, refer to the Privacy Policy.


Resource to the courts is not permitted.

These Terms & Conditions and all legal relationships between the participants and the Organizer are governed by German law.
Should any provision of the Terms & Conditions be or become invalid, this will not affect the validity of the other provisions. Instead of the invalid provision, the provision whose economic effect comes as close as possible to that of the invalid provision shall apply.

The same shall apply if these Terms & Conditions have any unintended gaps.

The place of performance and jurisdiction is Mannheim, Germany, provided that it is permissible to agree this. This shall apply especially if the participant does not have any general place of jurisdiction in Germany.


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