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Mattress fabric suppliers Bekaert and DesleeClama to Merge

In a Feb. 1 news release, Belgium-based fabric suppliers Bekaert Textiles and DesleeClama announced they have reached an agreement under which Bekaert will acquire DesleeClama. The new entity BekaertDeslee Textiles will combine “their strengths (to) create…

McRoskey makes Forbes Best Small Companies list

McRoskey makes Forbes Best Small Companies list

The Feb. 8 issue of Forbes magazine names San Francisco-based manufacturer and retailer McRoskey Mattress Co. as one of 25 Best Small Companies in America. The publication’s editors said the list, which among others includes Abt Electronics,…

SSA Relaunches Bedfax Contents Labeling for Mattresses

SSA Relaunches Bedfax Contents Labeling for Mattresses

During Las Vegas Market Jan. 24-28, the Specialty Sleep Association will unveil the revamped, trademarked “What’s In Your Mattress?” Bedfax mattress contents labeling program. The revised, voluntary program allows manufacturers to fully inform consumers about mattress…

Relief Bed Helps Needy

Relief Bed International, a Seattle-based charity founded by industry veteran Scott Smalling, which assists needy populations with emergency bedding, is continuing its focus on the problem of homelessness in America. In December, the organization donated 50…

Malouf Wins Design Awards for Sheets Packaging

Malouf Wins Design Awards for Sheets Packaging

Sleep accessories supplier Malouf, with headquarters in Logan, Utah, has been recognized by a pair of design magazines for the packaging of its French Linen sheets. The sheets are wrapped in a cylindrical bundle placed inside…

Mattress Sales Jump in November

Mattress Sales Jump in November

Mattress sales rose 4.9% in November 2015 over the same month in 2014, according to the latest Bedding Barometer (paywall), a monthly report of U.S. mattress sales published by the International Sleep Products Association. Additionally, the…

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Malouf company culture fuels growth

Malouf company culture fuels growth

BY DOROTHY WHITCOMB BRIEFLY Company Malouf Specialty Bed linens, pillows and sleep accessories. The company’s goal is to meet the individualized needs of all types of sleepers. Founded Malouf was started in 2003 by Sam and…

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Cralle tells USA Today readers how to get some rest when sick with cold or flu

Terry Cralle, health and wellness spokeswoman for the…

Disrupted sleep leads to negative moods

If anyone has had a newborn in the…

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News Release: California Mattress Recycling Program Debuts

NEWS RELEASE December 30, 2015 Contact: Julia McDowell…

New Harrison Spinks Crib Mattresses Growing Fast

Luxury mattress maker Harrison Spinks, with headquarters in…

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Your Guide to ISPA EXPO 2016

Get ready for ISPA Expo 2016 with this…

ISPA Supports San Antonio Renovated Mattress Ordinance

In early December, the San Antonio City Council…

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First Impressions: A Mattress Market Like No Other

Monochromatic, energetic, buzzy, boxed Las Vegas Market surprises,…

The Booming Boxed Bed Business

Sleep, delivered. Manufacturers meet consumers’ desire for easily shipped…

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