Awards

2024

BUMP&baby Magazine
Gold Award for the Bear & Moo Cloth Nappy and Insert

https://bumpandbaby.co.nz/

2023

EY
 Finalists - EY Entrepreneur of The Year 2023 New Zealand
https://www.ey.com/en_nz/entrepreneur-of-the-year/new-zealand/finalists-2023

2022

Oh Baby Magazine
Best Cloth Nappy Brand | Gold Award Winner

Best Nappy Bag | Gold Award Winner

Best Baby Products Online Store | Silver Award Winner

Best Eco-friendly Product | Silver Award Winner


https://www.ohbaby.co.nz/awards/winners

2020

Oh Baby Magazine
Best Cloth Nappy Brand
https://www.ohbaby.co.nz/awards/2020-awards

Westpac Waikato Business Awards
Micro Business of the Year & Peoples Choice Award
https://www.waikatochamber.co.nz/business-awards/

BX Business Networking
Retail Business of the Year

Media

The Post

From $6000 investment to $3.2 million in sales: Waikato retailer Bear & Moo sales hit new high

https://www.thepost.co.nz/business/350129019/6000-investment-32-million-sales-waikato-retailer-bear-moo-sales-hit-new-high

Good Magazine
Saying no to plastic

https://goodmagazine.co.nz/saying-no-to-plastic/

NZ Herald
EY Entrepreneur of the Year finalists announced
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/ey-entrepreneur-of-the-year-finalists-announced/HRNY3L423BBNBJNQCU44FODFMY/

Kiwi Families
Bear & Moo Life-Changing Cloth Nappy Start-Up
https://www.kiwifamilies.co.nz/articles/bear-moo-life-changing-cloth-nappy-start-up/

Bump & Baby Magazine
Bear & Moo founder's amazing story
https://bumpandbaby.co.nz/new-baby/bearmoo/ 

Managing the newborn phase with cloth nappies
https://bumpandbaby.co.nz/your-baby/managing-the-newborn-phase-with-cloth-nappies/

Family Times
The Simplicity of Cloth Nappies
http://www.familytimes.co.nz/simplicity-cloth-nappies/

Focus Magazine
Bear & Moo introduce their reusable sanitary pads
https://bumpandbaby.co.nz/new-baby/bearmoo/

NZ Herald
Small Business: Bear & Moo founder Hannah Porter on spotting a gap in the nappy industry
https://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/small-business-bear-moo-founder-hannah-porter-on-spotting-a-gap-in-the-nappy-industry/V2C3KC7PQEGHCPIPF5GERJROLQ/

Stuff
Covid-19 delivers trading boost to eco-friendly cloth nappies startup
https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/prosper/123981338/covid19-delivers-trading-boost-to-ecofriendly-cloth-nappies-startup

June was the strongest month for small businesses since level 4 lockdown last year, Xero reports
https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/prosper/125887870/june-was-the-strongest-month-for-small-businesses-since-level-4-lockdown-last-year-xero-reports

SOTERIA
Busting Cloth Nappy Myths With Sheree Palmer & Hannah Porter
https://soteria.co.nz/baby-care/busting-cloth-nappy-myths-with-sheree-palmer-hannah-porter/

Waikato Chamber of Commerce
Profile on 2021 Micro Business of the Year and People's Choice Award winner
https://www.waikatochamber.co.nz/bear-and-moo/

Waikato Business News
Customer Comes First
http://wbn.co.nz/2020/12/09/customer-comes-first/

The University of Waikato
Success Stories - Hannah Porter
https://www.waikato.ac.nz/study/success-stories/hannah-porter