WHAT IT MEANS TO WIN AN M&B AWARD

“Someone said to me that Mother&Baby were the only awards that mattered, so we entered- and the fact that our product went straight out to parents was an encouraging start. Winning this award, unlike any other, immediately had an impact on sales. People clearly trust this logo!” Nadine, Doddle Creation

"Winning gold in this years Mother & Baby Awards is like winning the oscars! You get the ultimate approval for your product from the people who matter the most - mums! We have seen a massive increase in people buying our Changing bag since winning the award" Charlotte, MiaTui

"Winning the Mother&Baby GOLD Award was an incredible and PROUD experience.  To know that parents have tried and tested our products and voted us against the top competition as one of the best products for other parents to use……well I can feel the shivers coming through my body already!  It is a really proud moment for our company to win these awards.  It makes everyone in the company proud." Amanda Loveday, Ergobaby

"Winning a Mother & Baby Gold award was a great achievement for NUK. It really is one of the most powerful marketing tools available because we know how important and influential recommendation from fellow mums is to new mums when choosing a baby bottle. It’s also extremely satisfying for us to know that mums love our products and that the close collaboration we have with medical experts and the research we undertake with mums when developing our products has helped deliver a product that really satisfies the needs of both mother and baby." Chris, NUK

“In the past we have won many amazing awards but to us this award is what we have worked towards from the beginning, being recognised for having the Best Natural Product.  This makes all our hard work worthwhile.  We can’t express in words what this means to us but just a few would be overwhelmed, honoured and of course over joyed.” Janet, Jackson Reece

“We are delighted and honoured to be not only shortlisted in the Mother & Baby Awards, but to go on to winning within several categories. It’s fantastic that our products are up for these awards, the team at H&CO work hard to select the very best brands and quality baby products that people will love. Winning is certainly a very rewarding feeling for us and we look forward to entering our products again into 2018” Kate, Hardenberg & Co

“Being new to the UK market, there is no better endorsement for the Nomi highchair than winning a Mother & Baby award. The awareness and confidence it builds with our target audience is invaluable.'' Nomi

“We were very excited to win this prestigious award in the UK, especially since the other finalists in the category were so strong. aden + anais was created out of a mother’s need and it’s wonderful that so many parents appreciate the benefit of swaddling and cotton muslin for their babies.” Pascale McBain, marketing manager, Europe, aden + anais

“Winning a Mother & Baby award stands out from the rest. It’s a true indicator of where our products currently sit in the market and we’re lucky to have this recognition directly from our customers.” Joreen Singh, Marketing Manager, Bambino Mio.

"Getting involved with the Mother & Baby Awards was a no brainer for HayMax Allergen Barrier Balms. We’ve advertised in the M&B magazine for years with great results, and the audience is perfect for us as our products are drug-free and great for pregnant and breastfeeding mums and kids. There are so many awards out there now and it can get confusing for parents, so it was important to us to have the most recognisable award in the industry on our product." Jasmine, HayMax

“Winning a Mother and Baby Award has really helped put Kiddyum on the map.  As a new brand in the marketplace, it is great to be recognised in these prestigious, industry leading awards. Getting the seal of approval from the army of mums and their little taste testers has encouraged consumers to choose our no added sugar, nutritious frozen mini meals”.  Jayne Hynes, Managing Director, Kiddyum

“The best award to win is one that has been tried and tested by a parent which is why a Mother & Baby Award is so special.  The award is recognised and trusted by parents making it a priceless badge of honour to display on our products.” Suzanne Browne, Co-Founder and Sales & Marketing Director, Clevamama

“We have found the benefits of having a Mother and Baby award are twofold: it not only helps raise awareness of our product but also give consumer confidence. We are very proud of our Silver award for our Lottie Changing Bag.” Laura, Koo-di

“There is only really one parenting award worth coveting, and that is a Mother & Baby Award. We proudly show our award within our branding. It speaks to UK parents everywhere, offering reassurance that our products have been endorsed by experts, and other parents just like them. It’s the best validation a manufacturer can have. It definitely ‘speaks’ volumes to the consumer.” Gaye, Theraline

“Winning a Mother&Baby Award was absolutely top of the wish list when we started out, and a huge tick in the box for us when measuring our success! Our 2017 Award has generated a wealth of PR and media opportunity and has absolutely delivered results in driving brand recognition and credibility.  We’re immensely proud of our Mother&Baby Award and feel very privileged to be part of such a prestigious group.  The Mother&Baby awards are well respected across the nursery industry as a marker of product appeal, and we know our customers feel the same way too.” Jennifer Unsworth, Inventor, Director, Be-Baby Ltd

"Winning a Mother and Baby Award is a great accolade for The Gro Company, one that is instantly recognised by parents. With the extensive testing process the awards truly represent the best products available in the Nursery Industry." Rob Pascoe, Group Commercial Director, The Gro Company

“Cake Lingerie was thrilled to be announced as the gold winner in the ‘Best Pregnancy/Maternity product’  category for the second year running. The Mother and Baby awards are well respected in the industry.   Winning this award confirms to us that we are doing a good job and that women are enjoying wearing our products.” Tracey Montford (Creative Director), Cake Maternity

"For Chicco, receiving the Mother & Baby award is a huge honour as it demonstrates that mums not only trust our product and our brand but also recognise the care we put into delivering the best possible option for parents. At Chicco we understand how special the bond is between a mum and her baby and our aim is to provide products which strengthen that bond and help mums to enjoy as many precious moments with their little ones as they can. Winning the award shows that we have accomplished that goal and that mums too believe in the products we offer. For Chicco Next2Me in particular, it was great as it also highlights Chicco’s expertise in the sleeptime field and heightens our brand presence in that sector." Holly John, Marketing Manager, Chicco

“Winning Gold at Mother & Baby 2017 for the Shnuggle Bath was so exciting! Not just for Adam and I as founders who have built our business from dining table up, but for everyone we work with and the consumers we sell to. To know that such a prestigious body such as Mother & Baby had faith in our product and loved it as much as we do is just fantastic and gives a real stamp of approval message to every parent who owns or is considering a Shnuggle bath and to all the retailers who continue to order from us! It really was the icing on the cake to a terrific 2016!” Sinead Murphy, Shnuggle

“We’re thrilled to win this award, as the Mother & Baby Awards really matter in the baby world.  Winning an award means our foods have passed rigorous testing and tasting by the panel of Mums with their little ones, so it’s Mum letting us know we’re getting it right for her.”  ORGANIX

"The Mother & Baby Awards is the leading award in the industry. We always see sales rise after winning such an award. It gives the brand a mark of trust." Samantha, Mumma Love Organics

"We are always thrilled to win consumer awards, but for us, receiving a Mother & Baby award is the ultimate seal of approval, and is a real highlight for the brand." Francesca Turner, Associate Brand Manager, OXO Tot 

“Winning the Silver award for the Milton Mini Portable Soother Steriliser brings an added kudos to the brand. It shows that it’s been recommended by mums who believe in the product. It’s great to know the Mini is so loved by people, and helps them navigate real life parenting situations.” Christine Dugendre, Brand Manager, Milton.

“Babymoov are very proud to have been a winner at the Mother & Baby Awards 2017! Being recognized by the UK’s leading parenting magazine is true testament that our products are both useful and loved by parents. These awards are also added reassurance to consumers that they are buying a great product that has been tested by other parents.” Anthony Rossi, Babymoov

“Green People are delighted to be recognised by such a highly regarded awards scheme. Mother & Baby, through their annual awards, help to bring natural and organic brands to the mainstream arena.” Romy Travis, Green People

“Mother & Baby has a long heritage and trusted reputation with parents and so to win a Mother & Baby award is real honour, not least because all winning products are tested by real mums. Lansinoh is dedicated to offering the very best products to help mums  breastfeed for longer and so be recognised for this with a prestigious Mother & Baby award means a great deal to the business.” Lisa Craven marketing manager, Lansinoh UK

“Being recognised by the Mother & Baby Awards has had a fantastic impact for CuddleCo and sales of the Doona Car Seat. We have noticed significant increase in both consumer and retailer sales of our flagship product, as parents certainly recognise the accolade as a badge of excellence they can trust. Since achieving the award, we have also seen an increase in traffic to our online shop and also more orders from national retailers too, proving that winning a Mother & Baby award is widely acknowledged as a symbol of trust and it’s certainly raised awareness for our brand.” Marc Kelly, Managing Director, Klyne Group

“We were thrilled to win the Innovation Award at the Mother&Baby Awards 2017. It’s amazing to receive this validation and recognition from industry peers and experts; supporting our relationship with both distributors and retailers. It’s exciting that the panel understand the value of innovation and to be recognised, by experts, for creating something truly new that solves a problem. We can’t wait to see Litecup on the shelves carrying the Mother & Baby Innovation Award logo” Gavin Reay, Creative Director, Litecup.

"Receiving a Mother & Baby award carries huge gravitas with our customers as this is one of only a few panel tested product award schemes. We proudly display our Mother & Baby award logos on our all winning product packaging giving us additional credibility. Our customers instantly know our winners will perform thus, feeling confident and happy in putting their trust into our brand." Kim McMahon, Brand Executive, Mibelle Group

"Receiving a Mother & Baby Award is very valuable to us. The awards are judged by real parents and babies, and the feedback they give is a fantastic resource. The M&B logo is recognised by retailers and parents, so we are proud to display it on winning products online and on packaging – we think it’s a great endorsement that will help to drive sales." East Coast Nursery Ltd

“We are so proud to have our Pop-in and Caboo ranges consistently recognised in the Mother and Baby Awards. These awards mean so much to us as they are voted for by the very people who the products are designed for – parents, and winning an award is one of the ultimate achievements in the Nursery sector.  Plus Mother and Baby know how to throw a great party so it’s a fantastic night out too!” Close Parent

 “We’re thrilled that our Swing Essentials Pack won the gold award for Best Breast Pump. The Mother and Baby Awards are the most prestigious awards in the industry so it really is a fantastic achievement to have claimed the top spot! We’re passionate about supporting all breastfeeding mums and to know that mums have tried, tested and voted for our Swing Essentials is just fantastic." Paul Furlong, Managing Director, Medela UK

“To be recognised in the Mother & Baby awards is a great honour, especially given that the products are tried and tested by real mums. It’s an incredibly valuable awards programme that gives honest, detailed reviews of the latest essential products for growing families and parents really see it as a go-to guide on the items they need. LeapFrog is delighted to have been recognised in previous years, most recently with our Silver Award win for our Alphapup”. Sam Wilson, UK & EMEA Head of Marketing Communications and Product, LeapFrog