The Right Fluff: Today’s pillows provide an array of comforts and price points that are sure to please

The Right Fluff: Today’s pillows provide an array of comforts and price points that are sure to please

Today’s pillows are as multifunctional as mattresses, using many of the same materials and constructions to provide support and comfort to sleepers. Pillows offer temperature regulation, allergen protection and more, while newer hybrid constructions combine the benefits of two components, say memory foam paired with feathers and down, for new feels. The advancements allow consumers, […]

Vytex Super-Soft Toppers and Pillows Hit Market

Vystar Corp., a technology company that holds multiple patents for its natural rubber latex Vytex and is the exclusive U.S. distributor of Vytex foam components, has introduced Vytex super-soft topper foam and Vytex Cloud bed pillows. The Worcester, Massachusetts-based company sells a patented “de-proteinization” kit to latex producers that is added to raw, liquid latex […]

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 […]

Lenzing promotes Tencel in pillows 

Viscose fiber supplier Lenzing Group, with headquarters in Lenzing, Austria, is promoting its Tencel branded lyocell fibers for use in pillows. The company said in a news release that testing revealed pillows filled with fibers score well regarding moisture management, loft and ease of care. The Tencel fibers traditionally have been used in mattresses and […]

ISPA EXPO 2018 mattress components and machinery slideshows

ISPA EXPO 2018 mattress components and machinery slideshows

By Barbara T. Nelles Photos Bert VanderVeen Yes, “Mother Natural” went a little wild at the Jones Nonwovens booth (right). Sometimes things get out of hand at ISPA EXPO. It’s thrilling to see so many innovations in mattress components and manufacturing equipment, all in one place. You get sensory overload. This is the bedding industry’s biggest […]

Longtime pillow supplier Soft-Tex raises profile

Longtime pillow supplier Soft-Tex raises profile

BY GARY JAMES New products, lines and partnerships increase its visibility as a key player in sleep products While Soft-Tex International has been a major supplier of pillows and other sleep products to big retail chains such as Bed Bath & Beyond and Macy’s for years, the 32-year-old company has kept a relatively low profile […]

Lenzing’s Tencel fibers put to the test in pillows

News release written by Lenzing and published, unedited, by BedTimes. Lenzing, Austria – January 2018: Studies have shown that fillings of TENCEL® fibers are the perfect botanic alternative.* The tests conducted have revealed that pillows filled with TENCEL® fibers score when it comes to moisture management, volume and ease of care. TENCEL® fibers are in […]

American Textile adds experienced IT exec Carlo Morgano

Duquesne, Pennsylvania-based American Textile Co., a producer of name-brand and nonbranded mattress protection products, pillows and bedding, has named Carlo Morgano to the new position senior vice president of information technology.  Most recently, Morgano was with CIO Ventures, where he consulted with technology incubators and venture capital firms, in addition to advising startups in various industries, including […]

American Textile Co. names Tim Keegan to lead new hospitality division

American Textile Co. names Tim Keegan to lead new hospitality division

Duquesne, Pennsylvania-based American Textile Co., a producer of name-brand and nonbranded mattress protection products, pillows and bedding, has established a hospitality division and named Tim Keegan to the new position of senior vice president of hospitality sales. The division will supply mattress and pillow protection to hotels across the United States. Keegan previously was with Pacific […]

Soft-Tex producing Restonic accessories

Specialty sleep and sleep accessories supplier Soft-Tex International is now the sole licensee authorized to produce and sell Restonic-branded pillows, mattress toppers, pads, protectors and other bedding accessories. The Restonic brand is the property of Restonic Mattress Corp., a mattress licensing group based in Buffalo, New York. “The Restonic brand has strong name recognition in […]

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