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Covid-19: One Year Later

Industry executives reflect on the hardships they’ve overcome and share the lessons they’ve learned during the past 12 months as the pandemic raged

Covid-19: One Year Later

Industry executives reflect on the hardships they’ve overcome and share the lessons they’ve learned during the past 12 months as the pandemic raged

Mind Your Business

After you part ways with former employees, noncompete contracts can keep them from sharing confidential information with competitors. However, some noncompetes have come under attack.

The Right Mix

Manufacturers, consider these steps if you are thinking of selling direct to consumers while maintaining your retail relationships

Bedding Producers Rolling Out New Lines Before April Vegas Market

Some bedding manufacturers are reacting to the industry’s revamped 2021 market calendar by embarking on their own initiatives to introduce new lines.

Consumers Give Online Reviews 3 Stars

Mattress buyers are less reliant on such reviews than other shoppers but still value them, BSC survey finds

Spring Air Nature’s Rest Line at Mattress Firm

WOBURN, Mass. – Spring Air International, one of the nation’s...

Southerland Expands and Enhances Trucking Fleet

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Southerland Transport, a wholly-owned company of leading mattress...

Diamond Mattress Relaunches Royal Sleep Products

Top 20 U.S mattress manufacturer reimagined and rebuilt Fort...

TSI Unveils Largest Sealy Brand Launch in History

Tempur Sealy International is introducing more than 50 Sealy...

Classic Brands Names Matthew Sibole Chief Financial Officer

COLUMBIA, MD – March 01, 2021 – Classic Brands, (“Classic”...

Malouf Hires New Creative Director Brian Bird

LOGAN, Utah—Malouf™ has hired a new creative director to...

Classic Brands Names Vivian Weng Chief Commercial Officer

COLUMBIA, MD – February 8, 2021 – Classic Brands, (“Classic”...

Customatic Technologies Promotes Luciano

NATICK, Mass. (Feb. 19, 2021) — Customatic Technologies has...

High-end bedding lines to take spotlight at Las Vegas Market

Show has been moved to April 11-15 because of...

Bedding Producers Rolling Out New Lines Before April Vegas Market

Some bedding manufacturers are reacting to the industry’s revamped 2021 market calendar by embarking on their own initiatives to introduce new lines.

2021 Las Vegas Markets Rescheduled for April and August

IMC Announces Date Changes for Las Vegas Market Winter...

The Finishers: Quiet Components

Don’t sleep on the importance of mattress tapes and fibers. Each has a role to play in making the bed attractive, cozy and comfortable

Ticking Trends: A Good Look

Today’s mattress fabrics combine the best of all worlds...

Creature Comforts

Despite the havoc caused by the coronavirus pandemic, top-of-bed manufacturers are cautiously optimistic that their products will be among those desired by consumers as the economy slowly reopens.

Goodbye, 2020 — and Good Riddance!

You’ve no doubt heard the expression, “Hindsight is 20/20.”...

Still Working at Home? Join the Club

If you’re still working from home indefinitely, you may...

Mandatory Vaccinations?

As the availability of a Covid-19 vaccine becomes increasingly...

Sleep Research News -- November 2020

Sleep for Joy Most people know that not getting...

Sleep Research News -- October 2020

An End to Daylight Saving Time? What if, instead...

Sleep Research News - September 2020

Americans are having more trouble sleeping than ever.

We’re Still Standing

If someone had told me 12 months ago that...

Return to Reimagining

How bedding companies face decisions about replacing antiquated business strategies with new, innovative ones

A Commitment to Reimagination

It’s not a new concept, but a fresh look at business will pay dividends for the bedding industry in 2021.

Perry Joins ISPA Team

We are starting 2021 off with exciting news! The International Sleep Products Association has hired Dave Perry to the newly created position of editor at large