Boyd Specialty Sleep Earns Airbed Patents

Boyd Specialty Sleep Earns Airbed Patents

St. Louis-based mattress producer Boyd Specialty Sleep has been awarded two patents by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its hand controllers, displays and software for use with airbeds and air mattresses. The first of the new patents, No. US9501065, covers a hand controller for an air mattress that uses a series of colors […]

Boyd Specialty Sleep Offers Sleep Metrics Technology to All

Boyd Specialty Sleep Offers Sleep Metrics Technology to All

St. Louis-based mattress producer Boyd Specialty Sleep has opened up licensing of its patented Sleep Metrics technology to all retailers, whether or not they carry Boyd products. First developed in 2008, Sleep Metrics is a proprietary, computer-based selling process for use with any mattress brand and for any store or sales platform, the company said […]

Boyd Specialty Sleep expands licensing of Sleep Metrics

NEWS RELEASE BOYD SPECIALTY SLEEP NOW LICENSING ITS PATENTED, COMPUTER-BASED BED SELECTION PROGRAM TO NON-BOYD RETAILERS ST. LOUIS—With plans to license its patented Sleep Metrics® technology to any retailer—whether or not it sells Boyd-branded products—Boyd Specialty Sleep may be the first industry producer to offer its own proprietary, computer-based selling  process for use with any […]

Boyd Specialty Sleep Names Stephen Feinberg Southeast Sales VP

Boyd Specialty Sleep Names Stephen Feinberg Southeast Sales VP

St. Louis-based mattress producer Boyd Specialty Sleep has hired furniture industry sales veteran Stephen Feinberg as vice president of sales for the Southeast region. He reports to company president Dennis Boyd.  Feinberg most recently was vice president of sales for Decor-Rest Furniture, based in Toronto. From 2012 to 2015, he was vice president of sales […]

Boyd Specialty Sleep Earns Adjustable Base Patent

Boyd Specialty Sleep Earns Adjustable Base Patent

Mattress producer Boyd Specialty Sleep has been awarded a patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its Easy Adjust manually adjustable bed base, first introduced at the Las Vegas Market in 2012. The St. Louis-based company developed the unique, non-powered design to provide consumers with the benefits of adjustable comfort at a lower […]

Boyd Specialty Sleep adds Jim O’Harrow

Mattress and home furnishings manufacturer Boyd Specialty Sleep has hired Jim O’Harrow as regional sales manager for the St. Louis-based company’s western region. Based in San Diego, O’Harrow is responsible for sales, sales training and new account development within the specialty sleep and furniture divisions. A mattress industry veteran, O’Harrow most recently was West Coast […]

Boyd Specialty Sleep adds warehouse capacity

St. Louis-based mattress maker and home furnishings importer Boyd Specialty Sleep has added 300,000 cubic feet of storage space to its warehouse and manufacturing facility in Fontana, California—enough to hold an additional 135 40-foot-high cargo containers. “It enables us to maintain our commitment to customers of a 24-hour ship time. It also allows us to […]

Boyd adds warehouse capacity

St. Louis-based mattress maker and home furnishings importer Boyd Specialty Sleep has added enough square feet of storage to its Fontana, California, warehouse to hold an additional 135 high-cube, 40-foot cargo containers. Increased business demands mandated the need for more inventory storage, said President Denny Boyd. “It enables us to maintain our commitment to customers […]

Boyd Specialty Sleep adds components buyer

Boyd Specialty Sleep adds components buyer

St. Louis-based mattress maker Boyd Specialty Sleep has tapped Scott Price for the new role of international buyer. Price is responsible for purchasing components, equipment and other materials needed for the design and manufacture of Boyd’s line of sleep products and accessories in the United States and overseas. Previously, Price was the senior buyer of […]

Boyd banks on Heritage Home brands

Boyd banks on Heritage Home brands

With their latest reinvention, company executives eye 20% annual sales increase BRIEFLY Company Boyd Specialty Sleep Headquarters St. Louis Specialty The Boyd Group includes Boyd Specialty Sleep, The Bedroom Store and Blue Magic. Boyd Specialty Sleep manufactures and imports latex and memory foam mattresses, waterbeds, airbeds and related accessories. The Bedroom Store chain sells sleep […]