Editorial Calendar

Download the 2021 BedTimes Editorial Calendar.

January

Fabrics and Fibers

In the second of a two-part series, BedTimes reports on advancements in border fabric, tape, nonwovens and fibers.

February

Boxed Beds: The New Consumer Preference?

Manufacturers are upping production on boxed beds as these products grow more popular with consumers. BedTimes investigates. Here’s how to implement DTC efforts without losing wholesale customers.

  • Employee Poaching and Non-Competes

March

One Year After Pandemic

What have we learned? What lasting changes has it made to mattress manufacturing? BedTimes talks to industry leaders about Covid-19’s lasting effects.

  • Upping Your Contract Acumen

April

No Time — or Anything Else — to Waste

BedTimes examines plant efficiencies, including pro-grams such as ISPA’s SP2 initiative.

  • Bonus distribution at the Las Vegas Market

May

Bedding Component Product Introductions

BedTimes highlights tools and components to stream-line, simplify and improve mattress production.

  • Guide to Protecting Your Intellectual Property

June

Quality You Can Control

You can’t afford product errors, returns or, worse, product recalls. BedTimes researches best-in-class quality control programs and strategies.

  • Las Vegas Wrap-Up

July

Interzum Cologne Wrap-Up

BedTimes highlights introductions, events, awards and more from this year’s show.

August

The Machine That Changed an Industry

BedTimes explores the advent of roll-packs and what it has meant to the mattress and bedding industry.

  • Brilliant Mistakes Bed Makers Have Made
  • High Point Market Wrap-Up
  • Bonus distribution at Las Vegas Market

September

A Stitch at a Time

BedTimes talks with sewing machine makers about innovations and improvements in this essential category.

October

Get Current on Coils

Innersprings are everywhere as innovations make them softer, smaller and more adaptable. BedTimes springs into this growingly versatile component.

  • Las Vegas Wrap-Up

November

Marketing Without Markets

BedTimes looks into virtual ways to reach your cus-tomers to promote your products — and are any more old-fashioned ways being used again?

  • Mattress Recycling Council Update
  • Women in Bedding

December

2021 BedTimes Supplies Guide

The industry’s only comprehensive listing of suppliers to the mattress industry.

  • Bedding Industry Discusses 2021
  • High Point Market Wrap-Up

NOTE: All topics on the editorial calendar are subject to change.