The Active Story

Active uniquely performs at the intersection of Product Development, Strategic Innovation and Hardware Manufacturing

The Active Timeline

Active has a proven track record of product innovation and long-standing partnerships with global retailers and brands for over 15 years. Active aims to reach more consumers with its product solutions by growing in new channels by expanding its product portfolio and market presence.

First Direct Import Electric Pressure Washer From China to Canadian Tire

2003

First Direct Import Electric Pressure Washer From China to Canadian Tire

Hong Kong skyline illustration and 3-in-1 pressure washer illustration

2006

Active Products International Established in Hong Kong

3 in 1 cleaning station – PW / 2 in 1 blower & Vacuum / 50 ft hose and hose reel / 50 ft power cord and cord reel

Nanjing skyline illustration + wet 'n' vac pressure washer illustration

2008

Active Products Joint Venture Manufacture base established in Nanjing, China

Pressure washer + Wet ‘N’ Vac – dual motor design

Bucket pressure washer illustration

2011

Introduction of the innovative bucket pressure washer

Bucket pressure washer illustration

2016

Bucket Pressure Washer US Patent Granted

First Direct Import Electric Pressure Washer From China to Canadian Tire

2018

Introduction of the 5-Piston Pump to the Canadian Pressure Washer Market

Canadian Tire logo

2022

Canadian Tire Automotive Innovator of the year Award

Mitsubishi logo and gas pressure washer illustration

2005

Introduction of Mitsubishi Engine Gas Pressure Washer

First Direct Import Gas Pressure Washer From China to Canadian Tire

Shanghai Skyline illustration

2007

Active Products International Established in Shanghai

Coleman logo

2010

Awarded Coleman license for Pressure Washers

Foam cannon illustration + CAT logo

2015

Introduction of Foam Cannon included in electric pressure washer

Awarded Caterpillar brand license for Pressure Washers and Garden Tools

Canadian Tire logo

2017

Candian Tire – Divisional Vendor of the Year Award

Active 5-Piston Pump illustration

2020

Active 5-Piston Pump US Patent Granted

Introduction of the 5-Piston Pump to the US Pressure Washer Market

We Are Inventive.

We create products that solve problems. No matter the problem, we come at it with a unique 360 perspective to meet hyper specific product targets

We Are Connected.

We work with partners both locally and globally that give us insight and data to make products in rapid environments that meet actual market needs

We Are Rigorous.

We think and rethink the development cycle to create the best possible products. We go to great lengths to get our partners and customers what they need for their business and life

We Are Human.

Our products. Are tools that improve people’s everyday lives – whether solving a business problem or addressing a gap in the consumer market.