All About Mattress Protectors and Sheets

All About Mattress Protectors and Sheets

BY JULIE A. PALM Changing business formulas afford manufacturers of protectors and sheets growth opportunities for production, marketing and sales With new players emerging and long-time producers changing their strategies or business models, there’s nothing sleepy about the accessories category that includes mattress protectors and sheets. Culp Inc., a mattress fabric and sewn cover supplier […]

PureCare Expands Into China, Southeast Asia

Phoenix-based sleep accessories supplier PureCare has entered into agreements that will place its products in stores throughout China and Southeast Asia. Index Living Mall, a home furnishings and decorative retail chain based in Bangkok, is featuring a customized selection of PureCare’s bed linens, mattress protectors and pillows in its 28 stores in Thailand, as well […]

Culp makes strategic acquisition of eLuxury.com

Culp makes strategic acquisition of eLuxury.com

Textile supplier Culp Inc., headquartered in High Point, North Carolina, plans to purchase eLuxury.com, an Evansville, Indiana-based e-commerce player whose foundational product line is mattress protectors and pads manufactured at its own domestic facility. The eLuxury site also sells a wide range of sheets, bed frames, mattresses and other bedroom and home items. The acquisition […]

Protect-A-Bed Positions Itself for Continued Growth

Protect-A-Bed Positions Itself for Continued Growth

NEWS RELEASE WRITTEN BY PROTECT-A-BED AND PUBLISHED, UNEDITED, BY BEDTIMES Personnel updates focus on consistent success and expansion into new markets CHICAGO, March 16, 2017 – Following a successful January launch of the “Grow the Retail Basket” campaign, Protect-A-Bed continues to position itself for the future through key personnel. “The overwhelmingly positive response to the Grow […]

Protect-A-Bed realigns marketing and product development roles

Protect-A-Bed realigns marketing and product development roles

MATTRESS INDUSTRY NEWS RELEASE Protect-A-Bed Names Kara Lineal as Vice President of Marketing Warrick Bell to oversee product innovation for the company CHICAGO (October 17, 2016) – Protect-A-Bed®, a leading innovator of premier bedding products including mattress protectors and encasements, announced that they have hired Kara Lineal to serve as vice president of marketing, and Warrick Bell […]

Glideaway Assists Service Members at St. Louis Airport

Glideaway Assists Service Members at St. Louis Airport

St. Louis, Missouri-based sleep products supplier Glideaway donated its Iron Horse steel bed frames, Revolution Tech pillows and mattress protectors to the USO of Missouri for use by service members who travel through the Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. “We believe the USO serves a critical need for our military personnel and their families,” said Ron […]

Protect-A-Bed launches dealer rewards program

NEWS RELEASE Protect-A-Bed Announces PAB Rewards Program Dealers can earn points redeemable for airfare, gift cards, hotel stays and more CHICAGO (September 26, 2016) – Protect-A-Bed, a leading innovator of premier bedding products, recently unveiled PAB Rewards – a free program designed exclusively for Protect-A-Bed dealers. As dealers purchase Protect-A-Bed products to sell in their stores, […]

Bedgear Aids Flooding Victims

Bedgear Performance Bedding, with headquarters in Farmingdale, New York, donated 1,225 pillows and 223 mattress protectors to Houston-area flood victims in May. Working with retailer Mattress Firm and local nonprofit the Houston Furniture Bank, the sleep accessories supplier said it wanted to help those in desperate need of a dry, comfortable sleep environment to replace […]

Bedgear expands, realigns sales team

Mattress protection and sleep accessories supplier Bedgear, with headquarters in Farmingdale, New York, has hired Paul Ciciarelli to the new post vice president of sales, and named John Vinson to the newly created position sales manager for the central and southeast regions. Ciciarelli assumes responsibilities formerly held by Eugene Alletto, Bedgear founder and chief executive […]