Elfa Adds N.C. Warehouse

New York-based ticking supplier Elfa International has opened a second 25,000-square-foot warehouse. This one is in Marion, North Carolina. Its other facility is in Elkhart, Indiana. The new warehouse will help shorten delivery times, as well as increase inventory and product availability for customers. Orders received by 11 a.m. are shipped the same day. The […]

Looking ahead

Looking ahead

Walking the floor at ISPA EXPO 2018 in March in Charlotte, North Carolina, and talking with producers was an eye-opening experience. Several conversations with machinery makers centered on increasing automation and making production more comfortable for the human operators of machines. In this month’s cover story, BedTimes contributor Gary James reports on a number of […]

BekaertDeslee expanding N.C. manufacturing plant

Textile and sewn covers supplier BekaertDeslee, with world headquarters in Waregem, Belgium, is expanding its North American manufacturing facility in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The company is investing more than $4 million to add 80,000 square feet to its existing 270,000-square-foot N.C. facility. The company also is purchasing new manufacturing equipment and expanding the number of […]

Malouf Builds a New North Carolina Facility

Malouf Builds a New North Carolina Facility

Bedding accessories provider Malouf, headquartered in Logan, Utah, has bought a 206,000-square-foot building to complement its logistical operation in Lenoir, North Carolina. The facility, which was purchased from Broyhill, is situated on the same road as one of the Malouf’s warehouses. It will support same-day shipping and create “room for projected sales growth tied to […]