All Sewn Up: Cut-And-Sewn Covers’ Growth Zips Along

All Sewn Up: Cut-And-Sewn Covers’ Growth Zips Along

As demand for cut-and-sewn mattress products grows, more textile and components suppliers are entering the zippered cover arena Driven by the increasing popularity of boxed beds, providers of presewn cover programs — both longtime specialists and a number of fabric suppliers that have added this service to their mix — are experiencing steady growth. While […]

Jomel Industries Turns 25

Jomel Industries Turns 25

Jomel Industries is celebrating its anniversary this year — the silver one. Founded in 1993 as a components supplier to the mattress industry, the Hillside, New Jersey-based company has seen continuous growth year over year since its beginning. Founded with only five employees and one plant, Jomel Industries has grown to 125 employees and six […]

Jomel names two new presidents

Jomel names two new presidents

Mattress components supplier Jomel Industries Inc. and its Jomel Seams Reasonable division have promoted two executives—Bill Smith and Lila Walker—to president. Phil Iuliano, the previous president, has been named chief executive officer at both companies. Smith, who had been serving as vice president of sales and marketing at Jomel Industries, now is president of the […]

Jomel Industries Buys Cut-and-Sew Kentucky Plant

Jomel Industries Buys Cut-and-Sew Kentucky Plant

Mattress components supplier Jomel Industries has purchased its Kentucky plant, which is 68,000-square-feet and located in Burkesville, Kentucky.  The Hillside, New Jersey-based company has had its cut-and-sew facility, part of its Jomel Seams Reasonable business, in Burkesville for the past 3.5 years, specializing in the production of quilted and smooth-top zippered covers. Jomel President Phil […]

Jomel adds sewn-cover expert Walker

Jomel adds sewn-cover expert Walker

Mattress components supplier Jomel Industries Inc., with headquarters in Hillside, New Jersey, announced that Lila Walker has joined the company and is now a principal of its sewn cover business Jomel Seams Reasonable. She shares ownership with co-founders Phil Iuliano, Jomel president, and Jeff Spitz, Jomel vice president. Walker plays an active role at Jomel […]