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Pregnant mums pass on their periods

Tuesday, 6 March 2018, 9:58 am | Breastmates

On International Women’s Day (8 March), pregnant women are being encouraged to donate their new, unopened packs of sanitary pads and tampons to help Kiwi schoolgirls who are missing out on their education because of “period poverty”. More >>

Maternity business scoops three top awards

Thursday, 30 October 2014, 9:46 am | Breastmates

Cambridge-based maternity retailer Breastmates has had a stellar fortnight, having been recognised in three prestigious business awards. First, Breastmates was named winner of the Online category in the 2014 TOP SHOP Retail Excellence Awards for the ... More >>

Have a heart for mums with postnatal depression

Monday, 11 July 2011, 3:22 pm | Breastmates

Postnatal depression (PND) affects 20-30% of Kiwi mums, yet the ongoing stigma attached to mental illness continues to mean that too many suffering women are silent about what they’re going through. Breastmates owner and mum of two Frances McInnes says, ... More >>

Breastmates Survey Results Announced

Wednesday, 7 July 2010, 5:50 pm | Breastmates

Results from the recent Breastmates breastfeeding survey conducted by The Nielsen Company showed that breastfeeding at a restaurant table or with a baby over 12 months old causes discomfort for some New Zealanders. More >>

A Nice Pair: Friendly Feeding Winners Announced

Monday, 12 April 2010, 12:18 pm | Breastmates

It’s official. Auckland’s North Shore is home to the most supportive breastfeeding environment in the whole of New Zealand as the inaugural 2010 Breastmates’ Friendly Feeding award is handed to Mairangi Bay’s Café Windsor, with Sylvia Park’s parent’s ... More >>

Boob or Bottle?

Tuesday, 1 September 2009, 9:47 am | Breastmates

New Zealand webstore has relaunched this week, with the focus to provide real information for parents on infant feeding. More >>

Recession does not hit baby market

Wednesday, 15 July 2009, 2:33 pm | Breastmates

It is not all doom and gloom for businesses, despite the talk of recession. In current economic times where most New Zealand businesses are finding things tight, internet business has increased weekly turnover by 748% in the past year. ... More >>