Join our Food Consumer
If you are interested in joining one of our General or Foodservice Consumer
Panels, please complete the registration form on the left. We are looking
for consumers and food professionals with a general interest in food and beverages, to take
part in regular consumer panel sessions, and give feedback on food
and beverage products. We offer two options.
Consumer Panelists: If you have a
general interest in Food, Drink, Beverages and Household products,
and can give us, and our clients your opinion and feedback on these
products, we are interested in hearing from you. Panel sessions will
take place at our Dublin City Centre facilities and at various locations
in Dublin and countrywide.
Foodservice Consumer Panelists
If you have experience in the hospitality, catering, fast food, or restaurant sector, we also have openings on our food service products panel
for experienced food professionals. You will be providing feedback on products manufactured by our foodservice clients.
If you are interested
in organising a Consumer Affairs Consumer Group in your local
area, and can host panel sessions in your home or locality we are
interested in hearing from you. A typical panel will comprise
10 - 15 panelist members who can meet on a regular basis to review
/ evaluate food, beverage and household products for our clients.
You may recruit your friends and neighbours by asking them to register
with Consumer Affairs. We provide training and support for Panel
The Benefits: An attractive hourly
rate, gift vouchers, free product samples etc
Availability: Panel sessions vary from 2 hour
to full day sessions, 10.00 - 4.00.
Please indicate your availbility. You may tick more than one day.
Age Group / Children: We require
panellists from 18 to 60+ from different family circumstances.
This information allows us to select panels to client requirements.
Minimum Age: 18 years for consumer panels.
Internet Access / Home Placement: If
you have internet access and are interested in trying product at
home and providing feedback via the web, let us know.
Previous Experience: If you have
previous Consumer Panel, Focus Group or Food Sector experience tick
Food Allergies / Food intolerances: We
need to know if you have any food allergies or intolerance or are vegetarian
to guide us in the selection process depending on products being assessed.
About Yourself: Tell us about you,
just general information about yourself, your family, food likes and
dislikes, products you purchase etc. Just a brief information will