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  • David Perry

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    David Perry

    October 21, 2014

    Bedgear, Airweave join bedding scene at High Point Market

    Here's a quick rundown on what's new and notable in mattresses and sleep accessories at the High Point Market: On the showroom scene, there are a handful of new bedding exhibitors, and a couple of bedding companies who have been in High Point before are returning to this market in new showrooms. On the flip side, there are also a couple of bedding producers who have exited High Point. The newcomers are led by Bedgear, a sleep accessories producer that says its new Plaza Suites showroom (1-500) will showcase “game-changing products.” Bedgear officials say they will unveil a ...

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  • David Perry

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    David Perry

    October 15, 2014

    Yo-Yo Ma offers primer in leadership for bed execs

    Sitting in the splendor of Reynolds Auditorium in Winston-Salem, N.C., I enjoyed a virtuoso performance by one of the world's greatest musicians, cellist Yo-Yo Ma. It was the eve of the High Point Market, and I found some leadership lessons as Ma's beautiful music filled the auditorium. Ma joined the Winston-Salem Symphony for his evening concert. Robert Moody, the symphony’s music director, introduced Ma as the world’s greatest musician, which would move him past my candidates for that honor, Yanni and John Tesh. (Yes, that’s an attempt at humor, but I do enjoy the ...

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  • Jim Gallman of Simmons at High Point Market

    Simmons Demonstrates New Mattress App at High Point Market

    Jim Gallman of Simmons Bedding demonstrates a downloadable application that offers retailers and consumers an interactive 3D look inside any Simmons mattress. Simmons said it is the first “augmented reality” app in the mattress industry.(Our video coverage is sponsored by MicroD.)

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