Further Federal Government Funding for Lactamo Announced
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Further Federal Government Funding for Lactamo Announced

Further Federal Government Funding for Lactamo from the Boosting Female Founders Initiative announced.
Forbes spotlights Lactamo: a "revolutionary" company "redefining the support system" for breastfeeding
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Forbes spotlights Lactamo: a "revolutionary" company "redefining the support system" for breastfeeding

Forbes has spotlighted Lactamo as one of 4 "revolutionary companies" redefining the support system for breastfeeding with femtech innovation.
Telstra Best of Business Awards 2024: State Finalist
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Telstra Best of Business Awards 2024: State Finalist

We are delighted that Lactamo has been named today as a finalist in one of Australia’s most prestigious business awards programs, the Telstra Best of Business Awards 2024. Out of 22,420 nominations...
Lactamo's Founder: Co-Chair of Inclusion at the G20 (Startup20)
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Lactamo's Founder: Co-Chair of Inclusion at the G20 (Startup20)

Lactamo’s Founder, Etta, recently attended the G20 Summit (Startup20) as the 2023 Global Co-Chair of Inclusion. Smart Company published an article drawing on the Taskforce, with a focus on support ...
World Breastfeeding Week 2023: Unveiling the realities of breastfeeding for working parents with the Lactamo Annual Survey
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World Breastfeeding Week 2023: Unveiling the realities of breastfeeding for working parents with the Lactamo Annual Survey

As we celebrate World Breastfeeding Week 2023, we at Lactamo have conducted our annual breastfeeding survey, aligned to this year’s official theme of “Enabling Breastfeeding: making a difference fo...
Celebrating World IP Day 2023
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Celebrating World IP Day 2023

In celebration of World IP Day 2023, and this years' theme of "Women and IP: Accelerating Innovation and Creativity", FB Rice interviewed Etta Watts-Russell, Founder of Lactamo who is helping new m...
Lactamo’s Founder invited to be an International Delegate at the G20
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Lactamo’s Founder invited to be an International Delegate at the G20

Following an invitation to be an International Delegate representing Australia at the G20 this year, Lactamo’s Founder, Etta Watts-Russell recently travelled to Hyderabad, Delhi and Mumbai.Startup2...
Lactamo receives Federal Government Funding
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Lactamo receives Federal Government Funding

Lactamo is incredibly grateful to be selected as one of 37 companies receiving a grant from the Australian Government Department of Industry, Science and Resources through AusIndustry’s Entrepreneu...
The Today Show Features Lactamo for World Breastfeeding Week

The Today Show Features Lactamo for World Breastfeeding Week

Lactamo’s Founder, Etta Watts-Russell joined The Today Show hosts @AllisonLangdon and David Campbell this morning for a World Breastfeeding Week special feature, together with Lactation Consultant,...
Ella's List celebrates World Breastfeeding Week with Lactamo
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Ella's List celebrates World Breastfeeding Week with Lactamo

It’s no secret that motherhood isn’t exactly an easy ride, and for many, one of the first challenges they face is quite simply: how to feed their newborn baby. Despite it being a method strongly en...
The Sunday Telegraph Features Lactamo for World Breastfeeding Week

The Sunday Telegraph Features Lactamo for World Breastfeeding Week

The Sunday Telegraph Mum's invention helps combat common breastfeeding difficulties A SYDNEY mum's difficulties during breastfeeding has led to a “game-changer” device that promises to make it easi...
World Breastfeeding Week 2022: a survey
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World Breastfeeding Week 2022: a survey

August 1st marks the start of World Breastfeeding Week 2022! It’s our favourite week of the year. And to mark World Breastfeeding Week this August, Lactamo decided to check in on Australia with a b...
Independent clinical trial on Lactamo published in the International Breastfeeding Journal

Independent clinical trial on Lactamo published in the International Breastfeeding Journal

100% of women who used Lactamo "felt that it was beneficial for their lactation". "relieve symptoms of blocked ducts and mastitis". "improve milk production while expressing". Lactamo was reported ...
Lactamo features on ABC's Babytalk with Penny Johnston

Lactamo features on ABC's Babytalk with Penny Johnston

"Everyone has a terrible breastfeeding story, whether it’s starting the process, weaning or any amount of stress and pain in between. It’s estimated 92% of mothers experience breastfeeding problems...
WINNER: State Award, Business NSW

WINNER: State Award, Business NSW

Lactamo is honored to be awarded this prestigious Business NSW State Award from Business NSW. “This year’s winners should feel incredibly proud to be named as the leading businesses for 2021, and w...
Lactamo announced as WINNER: Regional Award "Outstanding Startup"

Lactamo announced as WINNER: Regional Award "Outstanding Startup"

Lactamo has been announced as the winner of the 2021 Business NSW Regional Award “Outstanding Startup”. 
“A 2021 LEADER of the FemTech industry”

“A 2021 LEADER of the FemTech industry”

Lactamo has been referred to as one of the leaders of the FemTech Industry in FemTech Collective's Annual Market Report 2021.
Bounty Parents showcase Lactamo’s Founder’s story in World Breastfeeding Week

Bounty Parents showcase Lactamo’s Founder’s story in World Breastfeeding Week

Etta, a corporate lawyer and mum of four, couldn’t find a solution for her breastfeeding struggles. So, she built a pioneering new product from the ground up.  READ MORE HERE
Mum Central announces Lactamo as “your new BFF in breastfeeding”

Mum Central announces Lactamo as “your new BFF in breastfeeding”

We're so excited to be included in Mum Central's "Best Breastfeeding Products" round-up. "Breastfeeding, what a wild ride it can be! No matter if you’re just starting out feeding your newborn or a ...
Lactamo features on Kidspot as “breastfeeding game-changer”

Lactamo features on Kidspot as “breastfeeding game-changer”

Lactamo’s Founder, Etta, features on Kidspot with Lactamo. "Mum-of-four invents 'breastfeeding game-changer'" Lactamo is rolled over the breast and is aimed at stimulating milk production and flow ...
Lactamo featured by Westpac

Lactamo featured by Westpac

Lactamo’s Founder, Etta, and Professor Linda Sweet, Chair in Midwifery at Deakin University and the Western Health Partnership, were interviewed by Westpac for a feature on Lactamo. "The lawyer tur...
Lactamo's Founder announced as Women's Agenda Finalist

Lactamo's Founder announced as Women's Agenda Finalist

LACTAMO’S FOUNDER, ETTA WATTS-RUSSELL, HAS BEEN ANNOUNCED AS A FINALIST FOR THE WOMEN’S AGENDA “EMERGING ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR” AWARD 2021 It’s that time again. The time that we get to sit back...
Independent clinical trial on Lactamo successfully completed

Independent clinical trial on Lactamo successfully completed

THE INDEPENDENT CLINICAL TRIAL, LED BY LACTATION CONSULTANT PROFESSOR LINDA SWEET RN RM PHD FACM FANZHPE WITH THE WESTERN HEALTH PARTNERSHIP HAS BEEN SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED The trial will be publi...
Going Global

Going Global

LACTAMO IS HONOURED TO BE INVOLVED IN THE AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT'S 2021 NSW GOING GLOBAL EXPORT PROGRAM This initiative of the NSW Government focusses on accelerating growth in international market...
Lactamo features on ausbiz TV

Lactamo features on ausbiz TV

Lactamo’s founder, Etta Watts-Russell, is invited onto ausbiz tv to discuss Lactamo including the problem that Lactamo is solving, Lactamo's journey and the recent award that Lactamo has won "Best...
Lactamo announced as WINNER at TEDxSydney in St.George Kick Start Program 2020

Lactamo announced as WINNER at TEDxSydney in St.George Kick Start Program 2020

THE COMPETITION, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH TEDXSYDNEY, SAW 12 SMALL BUSINESS FOUNDERS AND ENTREPRENEURS COMPETE ACROSS TWO CATEGORIES – NEW BUSINESS IDEA AND NEW IDEA FOR AN EXISTING BUSINESS. Businesse...
Lactamo features at Australia’s Spark Festival

Lactamo features at Australia’s Spark Festival

Lactamo’s Founder, Etta Watts-Russell, is invited to present at the Spark Festival 2020, with over 2,500 people registered. Spark Festival is Australia’s largest event connecting businesses, innov...
Lactamo announced as a finalist in St George Kickstart Program 2020

Lactamo announced as a finalist in St George Kickstart Program 2020

Etta Watts-Russell, the founder of FemTech start-up Lactamo, shares the inspiration behind her innovative lactation aid and how it aims to give new mothers a more positive breastfeeding experience.