Product Testing Canada List ~ Testing out Products for Free

Product Testing Opportuntiies

 

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Product Testing is available in Canada ~ In a variety of ways. 

Some companies distribute free samples to a certain number of people based on specific criteria called product testing! It may factor in where you live, how old you are, If you have children, health problems, etc. Companies sometimes only have a certain amount of products to try, so they may even do it randomly. Consumer focus groups not only get to do product testing, but they also get paid to become a product tester.

This article is not about how to get paid to become a product tester because that’s just a spam article; this is more about how to become a product tester to receive free products to do the product testing.

How does product testing work?

Companies and brands will give away free sample products through product testing Websites that specialize in product reviews and samples. Most of these companies love people with large social media followings and want you to showcase their latest new products, such as new beauty products!

Product testing is a great way to get to keep products! Did I mention you get products for free?

Some of the more popular best product testing brand companies are listed below.

Not every product tester that applies for a free sample product offer will be chosen; after all, the brands aim for sometimes the perfect individuals to try their product and can be based on the following criteria.

Product Testing Surveys

Most of the product testing sites will ask you to fill out online surveys so they can decide which consumer product you may test and review.

  • Age
  • Children or babies, pregnancy
  • Your location ( could be a city, provincial )
  • Your household income
  • Hobbies
  • Interests
  • products you use already
  • marriage status

Product Testing Profiles:

For all the following social websites, you will be asked to fill out your personal profile or will ask for online surveys to be completed. This is to help them decide on product tests to move onto another survey to decide which items you may test and review.

You will not be eligible for every product test, so it’s best to expect nothing and hope for something when it comes to free stuff! Each research company is different, and so are the items and surveys they conduct.

Free samples

Product Testing for Free stuff is possible, but don’t expect to go into this with the thought of your mailbox being filled up with free samples each week. It’s not how it works, unfortunately. There is a lot of product testers wanting ta chance to test new items.

But Stick with it, and participate in all the online surveys the product testing website gives you,

Tips on Remembering to do a Survey when you belong to several product testing websites

  1. Create a Weekly date with yourself ( even if it is a 1/2 hour)
  2. Visit all the websites you have signed up for a chance to test with.
  3. Complete any survey you can on your dashboard
  4. Leave a Review on any new items you have tried at home by leaving a comment where you can add a review or comment.

Remember to full fill any Product Reviews you do get selected for! It’s only fair, and failing to complete your agreement will result in no longer being eligible for more chances in the future.

Here are the Free Sample Products to try out for and review from the top Product Review companies in Canada right now! 

You must expect “Nothing” and hope for “something” as an opportunity to try a product.

Check out what other free stuff you can get. Saving money has never been easier with Canadian Free Stuff.

Testing Products for Free

The following websites will allow you to do product tests for an exchange of a consumer review! These are the most common places to start with getting selecting product testers.

Bzz Agents  Answer quick surveys to fill us in on the things you like; they will send periodic emails to let you know you have been selected to test a product and do another survey to see if you would like to participate and make sure your home address has not changed. Please share your thoughts on the products Bzz Agents has been around for a long time. It was the first product testing website on the scene.

 

Chick Advisors:: You need to have 5 Reviews before generally being considered into the Product Review Club. The more you participate, the more chances you will be chosen for free products. Chick Advisors usually has two to four new beauty products an opportunity to test. Per month. They usually only have a few hundred new products to test, so don’t be discouraged, your product testing opportunity will come, and it’s one of those product testing sites where participation is the most important. Try and schedule some time each month to review products you have tried out or can comment on.

Family Rated: This is a sister website of the company Chick Advisors. So it would be best if you also were a contributor to be considered chosen to participate in their products to test. Be aware that many items and opportunities are only for USA residents. They may have 3-5 product review opportunities per year for Canadians. But it is a worthy website to sign up for

XY Stuff
Xy stuff is also under the ChickAdvisor umbrella and usually is used to promote Male consumer products, and they do give out free samples from time to time. Again, this will be based on the number of reviews you have with my stuff and the chick advisor website. There may be one to two product reviews per year, usually geared around Fathers Day.

Sampler: Sign up, and you will time to time get offers to try new products by doing quick surveys to see if you are eligible. With tons of testing products made available, this social media giant is hugely popular, and the items go super quick. The product samples are small and can fit into an envelope, you will receive a tiny sample, and it’s first-come, first-serve if your survey matches up to the company demographics chosen. Often, the brands are running in the house, and you won’t find new product testing opportunities on your dashboard. There seem to be some tech issues I find with their site, and I’m not a huge fan of them, but they do give away lots of beauty products and food products to test per month.

 

Home Steader Club: Do a few product reviews, and you can be chosen to be the next product testers program. You will need to do a few surveys before as well. Home Testers has now moved over to larger products to try, beauty products such as blow dryers, straightening irons, and items such as kids’ toys and food products. They will give Canadians a few product opportunities to apply for each month. This is a great product testing company; it’s fair, and it is easy to find product testing offers in one spot and is easy to apply with a quick 5 answer survey to fill out. I’m sure there are not tons of free products given away, probably similar to chick advisor, but their products are really starting to be large in nature.

 

Influencer: This site lets you flex your social media influence and earn rewards using Twitter, Instagram, Facebook. Plus VoxBoxes: Each month, Influenster ships out thousands of exclusive VoxBoxes to their members.

Once you create a new profile and answer all the “SNAPs,” which is just another fancy word for a survey, the more snaps you finish, the more opportunities you may apply. It’s a very point activated system and has now really moved over to using the program on your mobile phone application. They even have a full course on how to make the best of their product testing company. The site is geared to beauty products you would like to test and research.

 

 

Social Nature: Sign up for Healthy Alternatives new food products – GMO-Free and other exceptional healthy items to try. Again, you will need to apply, and I hope you are a lucky contestant. This product testing company is actually very controversial, as many fellow Canadians swear this company is a scam. Still, it could just simply be there are not enough product tests to give away for samples. There’s no huge signup process, and it’s pretty simple to apply for a free opportunity to test.

Sample Source – This is a program to register for and is a two-part for free samples to test. You can read more on it here. But it’s a program that launches a few times a year, and they literally give away like 10,000 boxes filled with up to 15 free product samples, some even full-sized and the large giveaway is done in less than an hour! Then there may be other free samples sent to your home based on your profile during the year, mostly right after a box giveaway event.

Best Buy Baby Product Testing

Best Buy: If you have a baby in your home or toddler under the age of two or expecting, consider applying to be part of Best Buy’s baby Samplers club, and you may get an opportunity to receive baby and maternity products in return for your product opinion. If they choose you to do the product testing, you will keep the Products for FREE.

USer Testing

UserTesting

If you enjoy testing mobile apps and testing out websites, this is a great way to access free apps and programs online. Plus each Test or task you complete, you can earn $10.00. I have zero experience with this program, but I’ve seen enough positive reviews of people actually getting paid for their time. Obviously, you will get to try out the software for free regardless.

Net Gallery Free Books to Review

Net Gallery is a great Review Site if you are an avid book reader! You need to be a Reviewer, even if it’s just an Amazon Reviewer as a consumer. It says you need to a Librarian, bookseller, educator, blogger, Media position, but it also says reviewer, so if you can do up a review, you can review a book. I did the signup today, and it allowed me in as a Canadian, and I put it as I was a Consumer Reviewer. This group is free to join, and you can keep all the books you receive.

Bevtri

Bevtri Product Testing: If you enjoy alcohol, beer, wine, whisky, vodka, etc. You live in a large city in the following province: Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, you could end up being chosen for a free sample delivered to your door. You will be required to be home to accept the sample and show your government ID as proof of age.

You can get involved with focus groups who test a product or service and help make improvements before it’s released. Many of these product testing focus groups are paid opportunities for your time.

Find focus groups for all sorts of things, it could be for eating a new food product before its the shelves on grocery stores, or it could be to try out a new beauty product during a human trail, or it could be a simple brainstorming session to discuss your daily habits.

Focus Groups can be found in person or online. At the end of the focus group meetings ( there may be a few), you will be paid for your time.

JMRS focus group for paid product reviews

JMRS is another company that has focus groups that you can be paid to be a part of if you live in the following cities in Canada: Toronto, Ottawa, Hamilton, Vancouver, Calgary and Montreal. It’s an easy sign-up online if you decide to be considered part of their focus group and participate.

Matrix Consult

Matrix Sciences & Contract Testing is another company with focus group facilities to register online to be a participant in a paid focus group. There is a focus group: Toronto, Brampton Ontario, Vancouver BC, Calgary Alberta, Montreal Quebec and Halifax Nova Scotia.

 

Consumer Focus Group Testing products

CRC Research is a Research facility that has focus groups found in the following cities across Canada. Toronto, Ontario, Vancouver, BC, and Montreal, Quebec. Register online if you feel you would like to participate in their focus groups or learn more about it.

Quality Response

Quality Response is also another focus group. They only have one focus group, which is located in Toronto, Ontario. It’s a quick sign-up found on their home page ( 3/4 down) for your chance to participate in product testing.

Trend Research

Trend Research has a focus group in Edmonton, Alberta. You can get an opportunity to participate in product testing or website tests. Each interview lasts one to two hours, depending on the focus topic. Individuals usually will receive a cash reward or other gifts to appreciate their time and participation in the group. You will be asked several screening questions before being selected.

Metro Line Toronto

MetroLine Research Group also hosts focus groups to be compensated for your time and participation in product testing. The focus group has offices in Toronto and Kitchener, Ontario. They have an easy online registration.

 

 

Acce focus grou

ACCE International works with manufacturers to provide consumers with the opportunity to share their opinion and affect product development while earning a little extra cash. The research company is only located in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. You can sign up online to be considered in their next product focus.

 

PTPA media ~ If you have a blog or are considered an expert in your industry, you can apply for Product Reviews for your website. This is great for those people just starting in the blogging world, or nitch website. It’s not for the typical individual to get a free product.

 

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111 COMMENTS

  1. I retired a few months ago and would like to become a product tester. I am located in Manitoba, Canada.

  2. I live in Quebec and work outside year round and I am interested in becoming a product tester

  3. Does anyone read the information on the “CanadianFreeStuff.com”? it’s a website that provides information from Retail Brands for US-Consumers in Canada, you have to go on each listed websites for more details. Red-Alert pops in our mind when we see “FREE anything”…I’ve had “New Products” send for me to try out & post my reviews on Social Media sites but by the time sample arrived (it’s available @ store level for 3 months) – I could have gotten a sample @ the store.
    Eg. You were @ Starbucks you’re not sure how this new drink taste like ask the Barista to make you a sample shot. The Bay, SDM, Pharmacy/Grocery stores they all have samples for us to try (despite they say they don’t – it’s available) doesn’t hurt to ask!!! My grocery pharmacy offered me 3-4 pkgs of Cetaphil Cleanser-Moisturizer to try because I have allergies to certain ingredients. ***Make sure the sample is in original sealed tube or pkg and not the “Scoop in container” to prevent from Infection***

  4. How can I get my foot into this door ??
    I’m more than intrigued and eager to learn more about the full scope of this opportunity, get my toes wet and hopefully dive right in and make a good go of it etc, etc.

  5. You don’t sign up for the product testing in the comments. You have to go to the actual website of the company, people. Canadian freebies just lists the sites.

  6. Hello, I make videos on social media i would love to test products speak about them and share with my platform. Please do consider me for Product testing. 🙂

  7. I’ve got a lot of products that have been reviewed online and on social media. However, all items were bought and paid for by me. I am now looking for a fun opportunity to test and review products for many various companies. I’m a young talented individual who’s into technology, hardware & tools, organizational products, photography DSLR’s and camera lens. I’ve got a whole lot of other interests and hobbies and love trying out cool new gadgets, toys, and products. I live in Toronto, Ontario, where the weather goes from summer to freezing winter -35 and therefore gives me the opportunity to test a wide range of products during all seasons to really see if a product lives up to my expectations.

    Now for the products, I’ve used, and tested, not a complete list but here goes:
    Maximum inspection camera (Canadian tire Product #057-4638-6)
    Franklin stud sensor (Canadian Tire Product #057-4589-2)
    Mr. Heater 9000 BTU Buddy Portable Heater (Canadain Tire Product #076-2357-0)
    Zircon stud finder HD900c (Home Depot Canada Model # 68796 | SKU # 1001112726)
    DeWalt 15 AMP 10″ compound mitre saw DW713 (Lowes Canada Lowe’s Item 280130 Mfr Part # DW713)
    iPhone 6 & 6 Plus, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X (APPLE CANADA)
    Belkin WeMo Wi-Fi switch (Best Buy Canada Model #: F7C030fc Web Code: 10271532)
    DSRL NIKON d3200, D5200. Lenses AF-S 35mm, 40mm Micro/ Macro, 50mm, 18-55mm lenses

    I’d like to test various products and give my feedback based on constructive criteria that best suits the product. Can write blogs, and reviews on websites. Create social media content, Instagram, Facebook, various other social media platforms.

    In terms of compensation, we can discuss and come to a mutual agreement benefiting each other.

  8. Product Testing , is something I hope to be considered for . I live in Charlo New Brunswick also I have Youtube Channels one is for Playstation Gaming ..Im very honest when it comes to my opinion and if chosen I would be more then greatful . so being a product tester is something I will enjoy and strive to be a success via your products and my Youtube Channel ..I can become a brand name and be trusted by the public as an Honest and worthy person to write reviews ..Thank You for Your Consideration ..

  9. Hello there I’m interested in testing products, I’m a huge fan of testing. Thanks

  10. My name is Pamela Verge and I’m interested in testing products from corner Brook nl..

  11. I’m 53 I live in London Ontario, I feel it’s very important to get as many opinions as possible from various age groups and backgrounds as possible, before a company can say. “TRY IT, YOU WILL LIKE IT”

  12. Retired and live in Central Alberta. Love fishing, gardening. Own my home with large yard for enjoying. Would love to be a tester in Alberta

  13. Product Testing , is something I hope to be considered for . I live in London Ontario also I have 2 Youtube Channels one is for Playstation Gaming i Stream Live , and my second channel is undergoing a Rebuild and this is Exactly what I want to do ..Im very honest when it comes to my opinion and if chosen I would be more then greatful ..I used to ride Downhill Mountain Bikes had a bad accident 1 and half years ago and ..thankfully i can still walk but i have limited use of my left leg so being a product tester is something I will enjoy and strive to be a success via your products and my Youtube Channel ..I can become a brand name and be trusted by the public as an Honest and worthy person to write reviews ..Thank You for Your Consideration ..

  14. Hi,
    I worked as a mystery shopper for a large organization for 15 years until the company was sold. I am interested in being a product reviewer as a continuation of that work, by helping to create bridges between buyers and products.

  15. I like that i can do something fun at home and ever one can help me with it to. thank you so much!

  16. Hey team, if this is still available I would love to participate. I currently work from home and have free time to try products and give my opinion about them.
    Please consider me
    Thank you

  17. I would like to be a product tester. I am a retired Engineer. About 20 years ago I was a service manager for the North Shore Canadian Tire in Kamloops BC.

  18. I would love to be a product tester. I like in British Columbia and I have a YouTube channel. Youtube.com/jaysimkovits I can do product reviews for you and add them to my YouTube channel.

  19. I reside in New Brunswick. I would welcome the opportunity to be a product tester for you. Thank you.

  20. Would love to be a product tester, have 2 sons, 1 daughter, 2 grandchildren age 9 & 10. Partner is a mechanic and kind of a chef, Sons are carpenters, underground drillers, Please consider me. Live in Manitoba

  21. I would Love to Test Products, I like to try Different Items. One of my Favorite things to do is to go Shopping. I also like to Cook, Garden, walking Etc. I have a Husband, 2 Dogs and 3 Cats, ,!!!

  22. I am french from NB, i’m retired since may 2017, i’ve been working in a papermill for 41 years by the I’ve started at the mill at age of 17 so i’m 58. I’ve beenn giving training since 1993 at the safety, tag & lock, confined space, mask, tdg (transportation of dangerous good), traing also for the different labs in the mill. So has you see testing is my buisiness. I would love to test your product.

  23. I live in Hamilton an would love to become a product tester and provide clear and honest feed back. I’m mother of four girls from age 25-35 and have 2 grandchildren age of 3 (twins). I have been working in banking industry for over 28 years and plan on early retiring as of Jan 1st, 2018.

  24. i live in british columbia canada would love to test products for my expected baby how do i get involved

  25. Would love the chance to test and review products I will give an honest input weather good or bad with details as to why
    thanks for the opportunity
    Brenda

  26. I’m a stay at home mom with a special needs little girl and playing at home with her and teaching her thing’s, I hope she can use later in life and I’m finding thing’s are expensive and could use help and help other’s out with what might be the best product for them or there family and or i.e. home…
    My name is Crystal and my daughter is Isabella 6 years old

  27. For more information regarding becoming a product tester, please follow the links in the post.

  28. I have been looking for this for a while. I havw always been interested in testing products

  29. I would Love to test products. I am interested in trying New things and I would be willing to write reviews

  30. Want to be the part of Product Tester from long time .Hopefully this time my dream will come true.

  31. I am interested in becoming product tester. Im in Hamilton Ont. I love to try new stuff.

  32. I would love to be a product tester! I hope it’s available in my area Sydney Mines Nova Scotia! Fingers crossed!

  33. This is what I’ve been looking for!
    I’d love to be / am interested in becoming a product tester!

  34. I’m in vancouver and I’m open to trying and testing new products. I have two boys and a husband who are ready to try new products.

  35. Hi there i am due to have a baby girl in october and i am interested in trying new products. Thank you

  36. I’m willing to start testing products and writing reviews on the sites for
    Other people to view I have been lookin and signing up all
    Over for r thing like this but it’s either only available to us residents or well ya that’s it lol would be very nice to
    Hear back

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