Westpac Waikato Business Excellence Awards 2011
Supreme Award Winner
|Business Excellence is about how you structure and manage your business. The awards process encourages business owners to focus on their business plan for a sustainable future.
Mum 2 Mum first won the Deloitte Award for Businesses Employing 5-14 FTEs category, then went on to become the 2011 Supreme Award winner – becoming 2011 Waikato Business of the Year.
Nursery Trader – Best Baby & Toddler Gear 2013
Silver Award – UK
|Mum 2 Mum Rain Wear won Silver at the recent Nursery Trader ‘Best Baby & Toddler Gear’ awards in the UK. Our Rain Wear was tested rigorously by Mums and praised for many features including; the fleece lined collar, reflective strips to help children be seen in the dark, adjustable domes on the overalls and the general lightweight yet durable manufacture.|
The Baby Expo
Cape Town and Durban – South Africa
|The Baby Expo™ is the biggest and leading baby and parenting expo in South Africa. At each Expo awards are given for the most Innovative product. The independent judges range from the field of retail, parents and media.
In 2009 Mum 2 Mum products received recognition as a Product Innovation Award Finalist at both the Cape Town and the Durban Expos.
Award Winner & HOT Award Winner – USA
|The iParenting Media Awards Program seeks to determine outstanding products in the marketplace and then honors them with a consumer award.
The reviewers are a diverse set of parents, experts, licensed childcare centers and schools nationwide.
In 2008 Mum 2 Mum won an award for EVERY product that was entered
Mother & Baby Magazine Awards 2009 – UK
|Mother & Baby is a pregnancy and parenting magazine for modern mums. Every month it provides advice on every aspect of pregnancy, parenting and baby’s health. Every year Mother & Baby holds its independent awards with magazine readers testing a wide range of products that are available on the market.
All products at the independent awards are tested and rated by mums before their feedback decides which brands win the awards.
In 2009 the Mum 2 Mum Sleeved Bib made the shortlist for an award! Given the amount of products that were entered into the awards this is an amazing feat.
Practical Pre-School 2010 Gold Award – UK
|Both the Bandana Wonder Bib and the Sleeved Wonder Bib won GOLD in the Childcare section of the Practical Pre-School Awards in 2010. These awards are based in the UK.
The Practical Pre-School Awards exist to identify and reward excellence in the fields of educational equipment, childcare and books and toys, suitable for early years and key stage 1 children, for use in professional childcare and educational settings.
The products are tested by professionals in the childcare sector and the children themselves.
What the testers said:
Bandana Wonder Bib
Sleeved Wonder Bib
Mom’s Best Award – USA
|Mom’s Best Award was created to give mums and expecting mums an opportunity to share insights about prenatal, infants, toddlers, children, tween, preteen and teen products with other parents.
Products meeting a certain criteria, established by MBA, are evaluated by real mums and childcare experts and earn the distinguished Mom’s Best Award.
Here are some of the comments made by real Mums when they evaluated our Wonder Bib for the 2009 Mom’s Best Award:
What Mom’s are saying
Disney Family.com – 21 Diaper Bag Essentials – USA
|Disney Family.com is part of iParenting and have put together a list of the top 21 essential items every Mum needs in their Diaper bag.
Products were reviewed by an extensive panel of experts, childcare facilities and parents on numerous criteria such as quality, durability, and play value. Finally, each product underwent an executive review by iParenting staff.
Not one but two Mum 2 Mum products were selected for this list of 21 essential items.
BizzieBaby – 2008 – UK
|Bizziebaby.co.uk is an online review website where real parents take on board a comprehensive testing programme for anything and everything applicable to an expectant mum through to a growing family.
The testing process involves a whole team of Bizziebaby testers putting a wide range of products through their paces. Each item is tested over a 4 week period to ensure every parent had a full understanding of how each product performed.
The scoring process is based on – First Impression – Packaging – Instructions – Easy to navigate website – Impression of company – Design – Ease of use – Versatility – Product performance – Practicality – Durability – Value for money – Design improvements – Overall score.
In 2008 Mum 2 Mum won a Silver award for our Standard Wonder Bib.
Here is a review from one of the parents who tested our Standard Wonder Bib
Lydia awarded the Mum 2 Mum Wonder Bib top marks – 5/5