Mattress & Bedding Industry News
Bedding Today provides in-depth coverage of the American bedding industry, bed conferences and latest mattress news reports.
Restonic, a Top 10 bedding manufacturer, has redesigned its website to "support the dreams" of consumers in the market for a new mattress, the company said. More
Don Peppers, an authority on customer-focused business strategies, will be the keynote speaker at Furniture/Today’s upcoming Bedding Conference. More
There’s a new “S” brand on the bedding stage. And it’s brought to you by the “A” brand: Ashley Furniture Inds. More
The International Sleep Products Assn. is supporting recently introduced legislation here that it says will improve California’s used mattress recycling program. More
Furniture/Today is partnering with the Seena Magowitz Golf Classic at its upcoming Bedding Conference, set for May 14-16 at the Omni Orlando Resort in Championsgate, Fla. More
Top 10 bedding producer Therapedic International has launched a partnership with Grupo Industrial UMO, a memory foam manufacturing company in Colombia. The company will begin producing and selling pillows under the Therapedic name while phasing in the manufacturing of Therapedic mattresses over the next few months. More
Mattress Firm said its sales for the fiscal year that ended Jan. 28 totaled approximately $1.22 billion, but said earnings will fall short of its previous guidance because of heavy promotional activity and inclement weather in several key markets. More
Top 10 bedding producer Therapedic International has launched a coordinated, adaptive social and new media strategy to increase brand and product awareness with industry experts and consumers online, the company announced. More
March 3, 2014We will be helping retailers make more mojo at our upcoming Bedding Conference. Yes, mojo is a good thing, something that all successful retailers must possess. It’s the power that allows individuals and companies to be at the top of their game. “Making Mojo at Retail” is the theme of the conference, set for May 14-16 at the Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate, Fla. We are pleased to announce that we are partnering with the Seena Magowitz Golf Classic at our conference. The Bedding Conference runs from Wednesday, May 14, through the morning of Friday, May 16, and the ...
February 26, 2014Something extraordinary happened in the specialty sleep arena last year. For the first time since the International Sleep Products Assn. began breaking out innerspring and specialty mattress figures (in 2004), specialty sleep mattress units and dollars declined in a non-recession year.And for the first time ever, the innerspring category grew in units and dollars when the specialty category declined. We do need to add a qualifier here. Those record-shattering trends are based on preliminary figures for 2013 recently released by ISPA. Final figures won't be available for a few months. But we would be greatly surprised if those ...
Retail Bedding Playbook
AVENTURA, Fla. - Most mattress retail sales associates have at least an hour of down time in a typical work day, a survey of RSAs done for Leggett & Platt reveals.