Mamas & Papas

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For the US musical group, see The Mamas & the Papas.
Mamas & Papas
Type Private Limited Company
Industry Retail
Founded 1981
Headquarters Colne Bridge Road, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD5 0RH
Key people David Scacchetti, Luisa Scacchetti
Products Pushchairs, Buggies, Car Seats, Toys, Nursery Furniture
Employees c. 1,000

Mamas & Papas is a UK-based retailer and manufacturer supplying prams, pushchairs, baby products, furniture and maternity wear. It was established in Huddersfield in 1981 by Italian entrepreneurs David and Luisa Scacchetti and has grown as a family business to become one of the UK’s top nursery brands.

M&P have over 60 stores in the UK & Ireland with a growing number of franchise stores in the Middle East, Far East, North America and South America. Between 10 and 13% of business comes from abroad. They featured in an episode of Britain's Next Top Model, Cycle 3, in which the girls posed with babies for a catalogue shoot.


"Mamas & Papas: My, how you've grown!", Independent, June 5, 2007

[1], Yorkshire Determination and Italian Design - It's a winning combination, Independent, July 11, 2011

"Mamas & Papas: David and Luisa Scacchetti", Growing Business, 25 July 2011

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