We are so excited to announce the very first Buy Canadian Day! The event is taking place on June 25th 2016 at independent retailers across the country, as well as through online retailers. We challenge Canadians to purchase at least one products made in Canada on that day. Imagine the ripple effects!
And to celebrate this great event, what better than a giveaway!? Thanks to a great bunch of Canadian manufacturers, we have over $1000 worth of Canadian-made products to give away to a lucky winner!
The contest runs until June 30th 2016, and we will announce the winner on Canada Day. The details to enter the contest are at the end of this post.
It’s always in style to show your Canadian pride with this helmet cover. This design features a glow-in-the-dark silver 3M maple leaf. One size fits all and, as a bonus, the Lycra is water repellent and UV resistant. Easy to hand wash; just lay flat to dry. Made in Ontario. (Value: $45)
McSweeney’s craft jerky is made with the utmost care and attention, in a range of flavours from salty to sweet and just the right amount of heat. A great source of protein, and gluten-free too! Disclaimer: prize will not be exactly as illustrated. (Value: $100)
Nothing says Canadian summer quite like Kisko! An iconic Canadian company since 1977, Kisko continues to innovate with yummy treats such as their NEW Welch's Lemonade freezies. Made in Ontario. (Coupons valued at $50)
These 100% natural, eco-friendly cleaning products are vegan, EcoCert® certified, and received an A-grade rating from the Environmental Working Group (EWG). Prize pack includes: 4 sprays (all-purpose, glass, kitchen, bathroom) plus a dish soap, superscrub, and all-in-one concentrate. Made in B.C. (Value: $87)
Throwback to traditional pillow, the Comfort is hard not to love. Soft yet incredible supportive. Made from the only natural memory foam in the world, sleeps cools and feels absolutely amazing. The cover is made using certified organic cotton. Made in Quebec. (Value: $139)
Nature's Natural Solutions creates premium goat milk skin care products. Available in 3 different skin care lines, there is something for everyone! This Honey Orange gift collection is their best-selling line. Perfect for summertime! Kit contains a large and a small Goat Milk Lotion, a bar of Goat Milk Soap, a Goat Milk Shower Scrub, an Air & Linen Refresher, a Lip Conditioner and a Bath Sponge. Made in Nova Scotia (Value: $55)
Available in six delicious flavours (Origina, Original Unsweetened, Vanilla, Unsweetened Vanilla, Chocolate & Coconut); all are low in calories and sodium, an excellent source of Calcium and Vitamin D, and lactose and cholesterol free. Contains 15% of your daily Vitamin E allowance. Made in B.C. (Coupons valued at $50)
Eco-friendly, practical and stylish baby & toddler accessories designed to make moms’ and dads’ lives easier. Gift pack includes a Saint-Bernard+ drool bib for the serious drooler, a bandana (a must for summer) and a toy strap to keep everything baby needs close by. Made in Quebec. (Value: $ 50)
Waterproof PUL outer and super soft luxurious bamboo Rayon fleece inner (80% bamboo Rayon / 20% Polyester). Available in hook and loop closure or snaps closure. NEW! 3 x 3 snap design easily allows the Bamboo Baby AIO /OS (one size) diaper to grow with your baby. Fits most babies from 8 lbs to 30 lbs. Pack of 4. Made in Alberta. (Value: $48)
These fabric patches are stickers so they require NO ironing & NO sewing! They will stick to everything, and stay on wash-after-wash! Use Easy Peasy Patches on clothing, backpacks, water bottles, iPods, bikes, purses and sporting equipment… the uses are endless! Receive a coupon to shop on their website. Made in Ontario (Value: $ 50)
Crofter's Organic has been crafting certified organic, Non-GMO verified fruit spreads on the shores of Georgian Bay in Parry Sound, Ontario, for over 25 years now. All the organic cane sugar in their products is fair trade from the Green Cane Project in Brazil. Made in Ontario. (Value: $55)
Upcycled geometric mod clutch and coin purse. One of a kind and made by hand. Made in Ontario (Value: $70)
A playful scarf (25 X 25 inches) Inspired by...well...Hugs and Kisses...enough said! Made in Ontario. (Value: $ 70)
Cover FX creates makeup products that help you look your best while actually improving your skin over time. Includes: C+Radiance Lemongrass, a vitamin-enriched concentrate that revitalizes and invigorates dull-looking skin and Calming Primer that visibly reduces redness and improves skin clarity. Made in Ontario. (Value: $106)
CanisWear dog clothes are designed for an active dog's everyday life. Quality fabrics & expert craftsmanship: only the best for your pooch! Prize pack includes MOVERE boots, a BAWA jacket and an ALPIN hat. Winner can choose the size. Made in Quebec. (Value: $128)
Total giveaway value: over $ 1000.00 !!!
To enter the giveaway, do as many of the 4 following things as possible, as they each count for one entry. The more the merrier (and luckier)!
1) Leave us a comment below telling us why it's important for you to buy Canadian-made products (Comments are moderated, so don’t worry if your comment doesn’t show up right away);
3) Like and comment on our Facebook contest post
4) Register to receive our monthly newsletter with exclusive offers and promotions on Canadian-made products.
The giveaway ends on Thursday, June 30th2016 at 5:00 PM ET. We will pick one name at random from all entries and the winner will be announced on Canada Day, Friday July 1st.
THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. THE WINNER IS ELIZABETH FROM ORANGEVILLE, ON.