Mattress & Bedding Industry News
Bedding Today provides in-depth coverage of the American bedding industry, bed conferences and latest mattress news reports.
The Top 25 U.S. Bedding Retailers, led by a sizzling Mattress Firm now in the top spot on the list, posted a 16.3% increase in bedding revenues last year. More
Adjustable bed base resource Ergomotion has been acquired by Jiaxing Shufude, a Chinese company that has been Ergomotion’s principal supplier since the company was founded in 2005. More
Kingsdown’s original lawsuit against former CEO Eric Hinshaw said he paid himself more than $1 million a year in salary from 2000 to 2010, and also paid himself more than $10 million in bonuses in that time period, without consideration by the company’s board. More
Sleep accessories producer bedgear is joining the bedding contingent at the High Point Market this fall. More
The bedding industry recorded weak results in August, with units declining 2.5% and the wholesale dollar value of bedding shipments posting a gain of just 0.5%. More
The U.S. Department of Commerce has assigned final duty rates of nearly 235% to two Asian companies that have shipped Chinese-made uncovered innerspring units to the U.S. More
Delta Children has announced an agreement to license cribs, nursery furniture and mattresses for Serta. More
Amini Innovation Corp./AICO will show its bedding line at next week’s New York Home Fashions Market, Sept. 15-18. More
September 26, 2014We are proud to announce the introduction of a life-changing product: 19-hour Energy. This product will provide 19 hours of energy (give or take), is sugar free and contains zero calories. There is no sugar crash. But there is a wonderful, natural feeling of life and vitality. Sounds good, doesn’t it? Well, 19-hour Energy is already for sale in furniture stores, sleep shops, department stores, big-box retailers, and an appliance store or two. It is called a mattress. We recommend it highly. Proper use of it will make you smarter, leaner, better looking and healthier. As you probably realize ...
September 17, 2014This week we pose three questions on the blockbuster announcement that Mattress Firm has agreed to acquire West Coast powerhouse Sleep Train. We will take these questions one at a time. (See earlier article.) With this move, will Mattress Firm dominate the retail bedding landscape? Given the chain’s high profile, one that gets even higher with each major acquisition, it might seem that Mattress Firm does dominate the retail mattress world. But the numbers tell a very different story. With the addition of Sleep Train, the No. 4 bedding retailer, No. 1 Mattress Firm will have a market share ...
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- Editor-in-Chief Ray Allegrezza talks to King Koil's Dave Roberts at the Las Vegas Market about the company's launch of the Duck Dynasty mattress collection. (Our video reports are brought to you by Storis.)