Mattress industry news, compressed: Will it box?

Mattress industry news, compressed: Will it box?

As in, can I get this mattress, foundation, adjustable base or decorative bed into small cartons for easy shipping? BY BARBARA T. NELLES That is the overall theme as I walk through the moderately busy Summer Las Vegas Market visiting mattress and sleep accessories exhibitors. It seems easy-ship has become the mantra of the sleep […]

Glimpses of Mattress Industry Future at Interzum Cologne

Glimpses of Mattress Industry Future at Interzum Cologne

BY BARBARA T. NELLES Anyone unable to attend Interzum Cologne last month to look at components and machinery related to mattress manufacturing is in luck, because ISPA EXPO 2018 will be here before you know it. Mark your calendars for March 14-16 at the Charlotte Convention Center in North Carolina. It’s the best place to […]

How Did The Mattress Industry Do In 2016?

How Did The Mattress Industry Do In 2016?

ISPA Tells Us in the Mattress Industry Trends Report The mattress industry continued a pattern of healthy growth in 2016, posting gains in three key measurements, according to the ISPA Mattress Industry Trends Report (paywall) released in June by the International Sleep Products Association. U.S. mattress manufacturers shipped more than 41 million mattress and foundation units […]

ISPA 2016 Mattress Industry Annual Cost Survey Now Available

ISPA 2016 Mattress Industry Annual Cost Survey Now Available

It’s a wrap. The 2016 Mattress Industry Annual Cost Survey, based on participants’ 2016 financial data, is now complete Thank you to all who participated in the International Sleep Products Association’s 2016 Cost Survey! This 58th edition of the survey represents the most complete, accurate and up-to-date compendium of mattress manufacturer financial and operating results […]

ISPA Releases 2016 Mattress Industry Trends Report for U.S. and Global Mattress Industry

ISPA Releases 2016 Mattress Industry Trends Report for U.S. and Global Mattress Industry

ISPA NEWS RELEASE U.S. Wholesale Revenue Sets New High in 2016 (Alexandria, VA) June 7, 2017 – The International Sleep Products Association (ISPA), the trade association representing mattress manufacturers and component suppliers, has released its 2016 Mattress Industry Trends Report (paywall). The report publishes comprehensive current and historical data on the mattress industry’s performance. “This year’s […]

Sherwood Bedding Co. Announces Strategic Investment by the Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. Group

News release written by Sherwood Bedding and published, unedited, by BedTimes Steinhoff to invest with Sherwood co-presidents Neil Ellman and Lance Ellman Represents the first U.S. mattress manufacturing investment by Steinhoff FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 25, 2017 11:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time –(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sherwood Bedding Company (Sherwood), today announced a strategic investment from Steinhoff (FRANKFURT: SNH), […]

High Point Market: Malouf Introduces Headboard Line

High Point Market: Malouf Introduces Headboard Line

NEWS RELEASE WRITTEN BY MALOUF AND PUBLISHED, UNEDITED, BY BEDTIMES LOGAN, Utah, April 19, 2017 — Upscale bedding manufacturer Malouf today announced it will debut a line of headboards to complement its existing family of bed frames and bases. The company will show the new headboards at the upcoming High Point Market. “When customers see […]

Malouf Achieves First-Ever 4,000 Thread Count with Release of 4K Ultra TC Sheet Set

Malouf Achieves First-Ever 4,000 Thread Count with Release of 4K Ultra TC Sheet Set

NEWS RELEASE WRITTEN BY MALOUF AND PUBLISHED, UNEDITED, BY BEDTIMES LOGAN, Utah, April 1, 2017—Well-known for luxurious sleep products, Malouf just revealed one of the biggest innovations in sheets since Egyptian cotton, the achievement of combining 4,000 threads per square inch to create its newest line of sheets: the aptly named 4K Ultra TC sheet set. […]