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Bedding Today provides in-depth coverage of the American bedding industry, bed conferences and latest mattress news reports.

Retail Bedding Spotlight

Retail Bedding Spotlight on ArtVann

In this month's installment of his new video feature, Retail Bedding Spotlight, Bedding Editor David Perry turns the spotlight on Art Van's PureSleep mattress departments, which sell mattresses and sleep accessories in a unified program. See video. Video reports are sponsored by Therapedic.

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  • David Perry

    Bedding Today

    David Perry

    January 27, 2015

    If walls could talk...

    The ancient Romans had prominent walls in their capital city where they could share their messages. In our industry, we have the walls of World Market Center buildings and parking decks in bedding’s capital city of Las Vegas. Those Vegas walls had some interesting stories last week. Let’s start with a declaration from King Koil, whose banner on the side of the WMC parking deck announced: “It’s time to disrupt your oversaturated market of the same four brands by offering your customers something better and different.” I’ve heard a lot of support for that view — from ...

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  • David Perry

    Bedding Today

    David Perry

    January 20, 2015

    Tempur-Pedic offerings evolve with addition of innersprings

    Rick Anderson calls it "an evolutionary revolution." I call it a fascinating new product move, one that could pay big dividends. We are talking about the new Tempur-Flex line, which we have reported on in another article. (Click to read.) The flex comes from a new, faster-responding type of Tempur material, and the addition of a component that has never before appeared in a Tempur-Pedic sleep set: innersprings. Yes, you read that correctly. Tempur-Pedic has incorporated innersprings into a high-end line of bedding. And the mattress world has not come to an end. In fact, a new chapter is beginning ...

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Casual Living Conference

Casual Livings Doug Dauray

 Furniture/Today Editor-in-chief Bill McLoughlin gets an update on the upcoming Casual Living Conference at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Fl. The conference, to be held February 18-20 th will feature a keynote presentation by John Moore, the marketing guru behind Starbucks and Whole Foods as well as a presentation by designer and television personality, Libby Langdon. Click to view.