Therapedic International Donates Bedding to Louisiana Flood Victims

Therapedic International Donates Bedding to Louisiana Flood Victims

Mattress licensing group Therapedic International and some of its key industry partners donated Therapedic compressed beds, pillows and mattress pads to help the Louisiana flood victims. Products were donated through House 2 Home, a nonprofit that assists families and elderly who were Louisiana flood victims. The Princeton, New Jersey-based company shared the production and shipping […]

Bedding Industries of America Names Armando Murillo VP, Licensing Director

Bedding Industries of America Names Armando Murillo VP, Licensing Director

Mattress licensing group Eclipse International and Eastman House, part of North Brunswick, New Jersey-based Bedding Industries of America, has hired Armando Murillo for the newly created position of vice president and director of licensing for BIA. Armando Murillo oversees national and international licensees, focusing on programs and sales opportunities, as well as on adding new […]

New Restonic Website Is More Responsive

New Restonic Website Is More Responsive

International bed brand and mattress licensing group Restonic, headquartered in Buffalo, New York, has launched a media-rich website designed to look good on any screen. “In 2015, we embarked on an ambitious research project of 750 female shoppers to learn how consumers interact with us during the buying cycle, and that data became the foundation […]

Englander Reports Domestic, International Expansion

Englander Reports Domestic, International Expansion

Chicago-based mattress licensing group Englander Sleep Products announced it offers coast-to-coast coverage in the United States thanks to recent partnerships, and that international licensee SA Bedding Company Ltd. of India has expanded its distribution. Englander attributes its domestic growth to new relationships with manufacturers Southerland Bedding and Symbol Mattress, as well as to longtime partners Englander Midwest/Illinois […]

Spring Air meeting in Asia a success

Spring Air meeting in Asia a success

Mattress licensing group Spring Air International, with headquarters in Boston, held its fifth Asian Licensee Meeting in Guangzhou, China, March 28-30. Hosted by its Spring Air-China licensee Somnopro Group, led by Chief Executive Officer Charles Chen, the meeting was scheduled in conjunction with Interzum China and drew all of the company’s Asian-based licensees representing 15 […]

Therapedic signs Colombian licensee

Therapedic International, with headquarters in Princeton, N.J., has inked a licensing deal with Grupo Industrial UMO, a foamer specializing in memory foams and automotive parts manufacturer, headquartered in Medellín, Colombia. The agreement marks the South American company’s first foray into the bedding segment. According to mattress licensing group Therapedic, Grupo Industrial UMO will immediately commence […]

King Koil honors Indonesian retailers

King Koil honors Indonesian retailers

Mattress licensing group King Koil, with world headquarters in Willowbrook, Ill., honored three Asia-Pacific mattress retailers for their outstanding sales growth and brand-development achievements in 2013. All three retailers are served by the King Koil licensee in Jakarta, Indonesia, owned by Chairman Andreas Wihardja and Managing Director Hendry Setiawan. Owen Shoemaker, King Koil senior vice […]

Therapedic signs new Israeli licensee

Therapedic signs new Israeli licensee

Mattress licensing group Therapedic International has signed an exclusive licensing arrangement in Israel with mattress maker Polyron. The company, a bed producer based in the ancient coastal city of Ashkelon in Israel, will begin manufacturing Therapedic-branded products—both foam and innerspring models—this month at its new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility. Polyron has 80 employees and supplies more […]

Spring Air study underscores strength of its brand

Spring Air study underscores strength of its brand

Spring Air International has released findings from recent consumer research conducted by research firm Schlesinger Associates among 1,500 U.S. women. The purpose was to measure recognition of the Spring Air brand as compared with its main competitors, other mattress licensing groups. Spring Air said results show that aided awareness of its brand is stronger than […]