New Pillows Have Features That Consumers Are Sure to Covet

New Pillows Have Features That Consumers Are Sure to Covet

With the size of the market and consumer interest growing, pillows have become a critical part of the sleep system purchase. Bedding makers are expanding the segment by blending technological advances to offer feature-filled products. BY JULIE A. PALM You can’t lug a mattress with you when you travel, but we all know people who […]

Talalay Global Hires New VP of Marketing Jim Huffstetler

Talalay Global Hires New VP of Marketing Jim Huffstetler

Talalay Global, the Shelton, Connecticut-based latex supplier and finished products manufacturer, has appointed marketing veteran and business entrepreneur Jim Huffstetler to the new post of vice president of marketing. In the position, Huffstetler takes on some of the responsibilities of Ken Hinman, formerly global marketing officer, who left the company in November to take a […]

Forecast for Spring is Cool and Gray at 2017 Winter Las Vegas Market

Forecast for Spring is Cool and Gray at 2017 Winter Las Vegas Market

New products and retooled brands reflect industry’s fascination with a trendy shade—and the importance of sleeping cool BY BETH ENGLISH AND BARBARA T. NELLES The editors of BedTimes braved rain and wintry weather at the Winter Las Vegas Market Jan. 22-26 in search of news from sleep products exhibitors. It was well worth the effort […]

Pure Talalay Bliss Names Paul Berman, Sami Hamadeh, William Boehle New Sales Managers

Pure Talalay Bliss Names Paul Berman, Sami Hamadeh, William Boehle New Sales Managers

Bedding brand Pure Talalay Bliss, a division of Shelton, Connecticut-based Talalay Global, has added three territory managers.    Sales veteran Paul Berman, who is based in Los Angeles, now manages Southern California, including San Luis Obispo, Kern and San Bernardino counties. Berman previously was an independent distributor for Enagic Inc., an international water technology producer. […]

Talalay Global Expands Roles of Jeff Gober, Dan Manning

Talalay Global Expands Roles of Jeff Gober, Dan Manning

Talalay Global, a Shelton, Connecticut-based latex supplier and finished-products manufacturer, has expanded the responsibilities of key component sales executives Jeff Gober and Dan Manning. The company also announced that Ken Hinman, formerly global marketing officer, has left Talalay Global to become president of a new design and apparel company headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. Gober, executive […]

Pure Talalay Bliss Bolsters Sales Team With Three New Territory Managers

Pure Talalay Bliss Bolsters Sales Team With Three New Territory Managers

MATTRESS INDUSTRY NEWS RELEASE News release written by Talalay Global and published, unedited, by BedTimes SHELTON, Conn., Dec. 8, 2016—Continuing to position itself for new business development and rapid growth, Pure Talalay Bliss™–the direct-to-retail division of Talalay Global™–has appointed three new territory managers, announced president and COO Kim Fisher. Paul Berman and Sami Hamadeh will […]

New Talalay Global Website Aims to Educate Consumers

New Talalay Global Website Aims to Educate Consumers

Talalay Global, a Shelton, Connecticut-based latex supplier and finished-products manufacturer, has launched a new website aimed at educating consumers about the features and benefits of Talalay latex. It also helps train retail salespeople on the component’s unique properties and characteristics. The site allows visitors to drill down to a Talalay latex FAQ, a description of […]

Talalay Global Promotes Gober, Manning

MATTRESS INDUSTRY NEWS RELEASE News release written by Talalay Global and published, unedited, by BedTimes FOCUSED ON ACCELERATING GROWTH IN 2017, TALALAY GLOBA PROMOTES SALES EXECUTIVES GOBER, MANNING SHELTON, Conn., Nov. 28, 2016—Positioning itself and its customers for continued growth and increased success in 2017, Talalay Global™ has expanded the responsibilities of its key sales […]

Hinman Leaves Talalay Global

Hinman Leaves Talalay Global

MATTRESS INDUSTRY NEWS RELEASE News release written by Talalay Global and published, unedited, by BedTimes HINMAN LEAVING TALALAY GLOBAL AND BEDDING INDUSTRY FOR LEADERSHIP OPP IN APPAREL SEGMENT; COMPANY VOWS TO CONTINUE MAJOR MARKETING PUSH SHELTON, Conn., Nov. 28, 2016—Ken Hinman, global marketing officer for Talalay Global™, is departing the bedding industry to become president of […]

Talalay Global Promotes Hinman, Peterson and Reardon

Talalay Global Promotes Hinman, Peterson and Reardon

Talalay Global, a Shelton, Connecticut-based latex supplier and finished-products manufacturer, has promoted three executives to newly created positions. Ken Hinman was named global marketing officer for Talalay Global, and Joseph Peterson and Ed Reardon were promoted to vice presidents of sales for the Western and Eastern United States, respectively, for Pure Talalay Bliss, the company’s […]

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