Cranberry Taste Testers

Want to play a part in the development of the next great Ocean Spray® product?

Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. is looking for participants interested in becoming panelists at our Sensory Research Center Center in Lakeville, MA. View directions to the Sensory Research Center in Lakeville, MA here.

Directions to Ocean Spray

FROM THE BOSTON AREA:

  • Merge onto I-93 S/US-1 S via the exit on the left.
  • 12.6 mi Merge onto RT-24 S via EXIT 4 on the left toward Brockton.
  • 18.4 mi Merge onto I-495 S via EXIT 14A toward Cape Cod.
  • 5.5 mi Merge onto Bedford St/RT-18 S via EXIT 5 toward Lakeville/New Bedford.
  • 0.5 mi Turn right onto Ocean Spray Dr.
  • (Follow the drive way until you can take your first right (after the last bog) into a large parking lot. Follow the signs that say “trucks & Sensory Research Center” until you see a white building in front of you (looks like a house); that is the Sensory Research Center. Park in the parking lot closest to the Sensory Research Center, walk down the pathway and enter the building. You do NOT want to go to the main white, large building with the columns; that is the wrong building).

FROM THE PLYMOUTH/CARVER/KINGSTON AREA:

  • Merge onto RT-3 N toward Braintree/Boston.
  • 2.9 mi Merge onto US-44 W via EXIT 7 toward Taunton/Providence RI.
  • 15.2 mi Enter next roundabout and take the 3rd exit onto RT-18 S/Bedford St.
  • 0.6 mi Turn right onto Ocean Spray Dr.
  • (Follow the drive way until you can take your first right (after the last bog) into a large parking lot. Follow the signs that say “trucks & Sensory Research Center” until you see a white building in front of you (looks like a house); that is the Sensory Research Center. Park in the parking lot closest to the Sensory Research Center, walk down the pathway and enter the building. You do NOT want to go to the main white, large building with the columns; that is the wrong building).

FROM THE NEW BEDFORD AREA:

  • Merge onto RT-18 N via the ramp on the left toward Lakeville/Taunton.
  • 1.0 mi Merge onto I-195 W toward Fall River.
  • 1.4 mi Merge onto RT-140 N via EXIT 13B toward Taunton.
  • 11.0 mi Take the County Rd exit, EXIT 9, toward Lakeville.
  • 0.1 mi Turn slight left onto County Rd.
  • 0.9 mi Turn right onto Highland Rd.
  • 2.6 mi Turn left onto RT-105/RT-18/Bedford St. Continue to follow RT-18/Bedford St.
  • 4.2 mi Turn left onto Ocean Spray Dr.
  • (Follow the drive way until you can take your first right (after the last bog) into a large parking lot. Follow the signs that say “trucks & Sensory Research Center” until you see a white building in front of you (looks like a house); that is the Sensory Research Center. Park in the parking lot closest to the Sensory Research Center, walk down the pathway and enter the building. You do NOT want to go to the main white, large building with the columns; that is the wrong building).

FROM THE FALL RIVER AREA:

  • Merge onto I-195 W toward Providence R.I..
  • 0.5 mi Merge onto RT-79 N via EXIT 5 toward Taunton.
  • 7.4 mi Merge onto RT-24 N.
  • 8.5 mi Merge onto US-44 E via EXIT 13A toward Middleboro.
  • 4.1 mi Merge onto I-495 S/RT-25 E toward Wareham/Cape Cod.
  • 0.4 mi Merge onto Bedford St/RT-18 S via EXIT 5 toward Lakeville/New Bedford.
  • 0.5 mi Turn right onto Ocean Spray Dr.
  • (Follow the drive way until you can take your first right (after the last bog) into a large parking lot. Follow the signs that say “trucks & Sensory Research Center” until you see a white building in front of you (looks like a house); that is the Sensory Research Center. Park in the parking lot closest to the Sensory Research Center, walk down the pathway and enter the building. You do NOT want to go to the main white, large building with the columns; that is the wrong building).


As a panelist, you will have the opportunity to come in approximately every 30-90 days to the test center at Ocean Spray and evaluate different foods and beverages.

There are a few qualifications (age, location, availability, etc.) that you must meet in order to qualify for participation. Click the link below to take a survey to determine if you are qualified to become a panelist. If you meet the qualifications, someone will contact you within 5 business days.
Click here to apply