Harrison Spinks 5-year Plan Focused on New Technology

Luxury bed manufacturer Harrison Spinks, based in Leeds, England, is investing £9 million ($11 million) as part of its five-year strategy to increase its business and develop new beds. The investment includes a new site in Leeds for a larger innovation and technology center, and additional offices for the expanding team. The facility also will […]

Harrison Spinks Names Ruairi Giles Commercial Director

Harrison Spinks Names Ruairi Giles Commercial Director

Luxury bed manufacturer Harrison Spinks, based in Leeds, England, has promoted Ruairi Giles from accounts director to the new post of commercial director. He joined the company in 2008 as a graduate assistant and worked his way up through the company in a variety of roles. As a sales team member, Giles managed account relationships […]

Harrison Spinks Triples Hemp Production with New Machinery

Harrison Spinks Triples Hemp Production with New Machinery

Luxury bed maker Harrison Spinks, based in Leeds, England, has increased its hemp processing abilities with new machinery. The equipment investment follows a 32% increase in hemp orders over the past year, the company said in a news release. The new streamlined process will boost the company’s weekly output from 3 tons to 9 tons. […]

Mattress maker Harrison Spinks ups hemp production

Mattress maker Harrison Spinks ups hemp production

MATTRESS INDUSTRY NEWS RELEASE Harrison Spinks triples hemp processing to meet increased demand Leeds, England – 6 October 2016 – Harrison Spinks, Great Britain’s most established and innovative bed makers, has bolstered its sustainable, eco-friendly credentials by designing and manufacturing new machinery, which will help triple its hemp processing abilities following a 32% increase in […]

Harrison Spinks Appoints Andrew Salkeld as Head of Business Change

Harrison Spinks Appoints Andrew Salkeld as Head of Business Change

Luxury bed maker Harrison Spinks has named Andrew Salkeld head of business change, a newly created position for the Leeds, England-based manufacturer. Salkeld is a finance and business expert with more than 10 years of experience in finance and business management. He works closely with the Harrison Spinks executive team to help the company achieve […]

Harrison Spinks Featured in Queen’s Birthday Album

Harrison Spinks Featured in Queen’s Birthday Album

Luxury bed maker Harrison Spinks, based in Leeds, United Kingdom, was included in the official commemorative album celebrating the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II. Publisher St James’s House produced the album, which was presented as a gift to VIP guests at the May celebration at Windsor Castle, as well as to key figures and […]

Harrison Spinks Appoints Michael Dingwall Manufacturing Director

Harrison Spinks Appoints Michael Dingwall Manufacturing Director

Luxury bed maker Harrison Spinks, based in Leeds, England, has named Michael Dingwall manufacturing director. He replaces long-standing director, Don Parkes, who is retiring after more than 12 years with the company. In his new post, Dingwall oversees manufacturing operations in the bedding division, as well as human resources, the company’s work-study program, process control, maintenance […]

New Harrison Spinks Crib Mattresses Growing Fast

New Harrison Spinks Crib Mattresses Growing Fast

Luxury mattress maker Harrison Spinks, with headquarters in Leeds, England, announced that its NaturalStart crib mattresses have been well received by independent retailers. NaturalStart, which launched in October, uses patented BabySpring technology—two layers of pocketed coils with higher gauge wire specifically designed for babies. Other mattress components include a comfort layer of natural animal hair […]

Spinks Springs Wins German Design Award

Spinks Springs Wins German Design Award

Pocket springs supplier Spinks Springs, a part of Leeds, England-based Harrison Spinks, has earned a German Design Award 2016 for Posturflo 3D. The unique microcoils won the Excellent Product Design honor in the Home Textiles and Accessories category. Spinks will accept the award at the council’s annual awards ceremony to be held in Frankfurt in […]

Harrison Bed Tailor mattress launches at Bed Show

Harrison Bed Tailor mattress launches at Bed Show

Harrison, a mattress producer that is part of Leeds, England-based Harrison Spinks, introduced the Bed Tailor collection in September, at the National Bed Federation’s Bed Show. Six “Natural” and four “Luxury” mattresses use the company’s proprietary Revolution “spring-within-a-spring” pocket- spring core, and HD microcoils in the cushion. The company uses natural fiber and fill in […]