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1941-1965: ‘Do Not Remove This Tag Under Penalty of Law’

1941-1965: ‘Do Not Remove This Tag Under Penalty of Law’

Part VII of the second installment on the International Sleep Products Association’s first 100 years Mattress trade association doesn’t let up on unscrupulous practices BY JULIE A. PALM A founding mission of the National Association of…

1941-1965: Mattress makers introduce ‘king’ and ‘queen’ sizes

1941-1965: Mattress makers introduce ‘king’ and ‘queen’ sizes

Part III of the second installment on the International Sleep Products Association’s first 100 years Supersize it! BY JULIE A. PALM Decades before fast-food chains got the idea to supersize their fries and sodas, the bedding…

1941-1965: A time of war, a time for peace

1941-1965: A time of war, a time for peace

Part I of the second installment on the International Sleep Products Association’s first 100 years. Bedding makers join forces to combat world conflict, embrace prosperity BY JULIE A. PALM The title of a Leo Tolstoy novel…

Perfecting the pillow

Perfecting the pillow

Today’s pillows offer everything from cooling surfaces to adjustable fills for new levels of comfort and support BY BETH ENGLISH The simple bed pillow isn’t so simple any more. Pillow suppliers have been hard at work redesigning…

Looking for mattress-industry data?

Looking for mattress-industry data?

ISPA Statistics Committee provides useful industry figures as free member benefit BY BETH ENGLISH For members of the International Sleep Products Association, that information is provided regularly in the form of monthly and annual reports, as well…

Supplies Guide

BedTimes mattress industry Supply Guide

The BedTimes 2015 Supplies Guide is the only comprehensive directory of suppliers, products and services specifically for the mattress industry.

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Profiles »
GoodBed.com helps consumers find right bed

GoodBed.com helps consumers find right bed

Online resource is tool for shoppers—but also manufacturers and retailers BY DOROTHY WHITCOMB Michael Magnuson is a man with a mission. Magnuson is the founder and chief executive officer of Revv Media LLC, which publishes GoodBed.com,…

On Sleep »

Sleep improves memory, creativity

Want to improve your memory? Take a nap…

Too much sleep linked to stroke

Study finds sleeping more than eight hours could…

Sleep apnea and car accidents

A chronic sleep disturbance like sleep apnea does…

News »

Mattress Firm reports mixed first quarter

Mattress Firm Holding Corp., the parent of Houston-based…

Talalay Global files second reorganization plan

In June, Latex Foam International Holdings Inc. dba…

Therapedic signs licensee in Sri Lanka

Mattress licensing group Therapedic International, with headquarters in…

Newsmakers »

Sound Sleep Products names Northwest sales rep

Regional mattress maker Sound Sleep Products Inc., with…

Pure LatexBLISS hires Lambert and Mocias

Mattress maker Pure LatexBLISS, with headquarters in Shelton,…

Bedding veteran Miller joins Glideaway

Sleep products supplier Glideaway has appointed industry veteran…

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1941-1965: Mattress components makers ‘integral’ to industry

Part VI of the second installment on the…

1941-1965: Publication multiplication

Part V of the second installment on the International…

1941-1965: Mattress industry introduces the sofa bed

Part IV of the second installment on the…

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