Video: Mattress industry news at Summer Las Vegas Market

Video: Mattress industry news at Summer Las Vegas Market

At this week’s Las Vegas Market held at the World Market Center, the editors of BedTimes and Sleep Savvy magazines shot these short videos of some new bedding products and technologies that launched at this show. Check out these silents and talkies fresh from market. The videos are all under 30 seconds and they’re all […]

BedTimes magazine celebrates 100th anniversary

BedTimes magazine celebrates 100th anniversary

BY JULIE A. PALM The business journal for the International Sleep Products Association marks its centennial this month. The following retrospective chronicles the publication’s past and offers insight into its present and future. Without interruption, every month for 100 years, BedTimes has appeared on the desks of chief executive officers and in the breakrooms of […]

Glimpses of Mattress Industry Future at Interzum Cologne

Glimpses of Mattress Industry Future at Interzum Cologne

BY BARBARA T. NELLES Anyone unable to attend Interzum Cologne last month to look at components and machinery related to mattress manufacturing is in luck, because ISPA EXPO 2018 will be here before you know it. Mark your calendars for March 14-16 at the Charlotte Convention Center in North Carolina. It’s the best place to […]

Update Your Information for the BedTimes Supplies Guide

Update Your Information for the BedTimes Supplies Guide

If you’re a supplier of products or services to the sleep products industry, it’s time to make sure your company is listed in the BedTimes Supplies Guide. The BedTimes Supplies Guide is the place the bedding industry turns to when searching for machinery, equipment, components and supplies—everything needed to produce mattresses and related products. The […]

Tossed Your Cookies Lately? New BedTimes Website Launches

Tossed Your Cookies Lately? New BedTimes Website Launches

BY BARBARA T. NELLES I’m speaking in the digital sense of the phrase. The reason I ask is as you can see, we launched a redesigned BedTimesMagazine.com website and want you to use it in all its glory. So clean up your browsing history and dispose of your cookies to get rid of any cached […]

Back-to-school bedtimes: Off to a good start

Back-to-school bedtimes: Off to a good start

If you have school-age children, maybe they’ve already returned to structured bedtime schedules. By the time this publishes, mine will have been in class for approximately two weeks. They’ll be dealing with homework and teachers and friends. Hopefully, all will be positive. Here’s one thing I’m dreading: Getting their sleep patterns to mesh with school […]

A bird’s-eye view of bedding at High Point Market

A bird’s-eye view of bedding at High Point Market

Much like this eagle with a tiny camera on its back, the editors of BedTimes and Sleep Savvy magazines will swoop into High Point Market this weekend and live stream all we see. We’re on the hunt for news and trends in mattress-industry showrooms. (And, please do watch this really cool eagle video.) Based on […]

Veteran editor and journalist joins ISPA publications

The International Sleep Products Association has hired Betsi Robinson to the newly created position of associate editor for its two publications, BedTimes and Sleep Savvy. In her new role, Robinson is responsible for editing and writing articles, coordinating production with editors and design staff, and contributing to the editorial direction of both publications, their websites […]

Andrews joins BedTimes, Sleep Savvy as staff writer

Veteran home furnishings journalist Susan Andrews has joined the ISPA as staff writer for its two industry publications, BedTimes and Sleep Savvy. “I am pleased about this opportunity allowing me to become involved in the home furnishings industry again as a writer for such an excellent organization as ISPA,” Andrews said. “It is an honor […]