Talalay Global Unveils New Latex Product

Talalay Global Unveils New Latex Product

Talalay Global, a latex supplier and finished products manufacturer based in Shelton, Connecticut, has launched a proprietary latex product that allows latex to be used in the quilting layer of a mattress. The company said in a news release that the new product, EverCloud Plus, is softer and offers more elasticity than other latex formulations, making […]

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 […]

Gribetz International Unveils New Quilter

Gribetz International Unveils New Quilter

Gribetz International, a division of Carthage, Missouri-based Leggett & Platt Inc.’s Global Systems Group, has introduced a unique multihead quilting machine with “distinct needle control technology,” the company said in a news release. The new Spectrum quilter was introduced in at the furniture components show Interzum May 16-19 in Cologne, Germany. It uses newly developed […]

Gribetz International Earns L&P Best in Class Award

Gribetz International Earns L&P Best in Class Award

Quilting equipment supplier Gribetz International, part of Carthage, Missouri-based Leggett & Platt Inc.’s Global Systems Group, has achieved L&P Best in Class status as a high-performing Leggett & Platt business unit. L&P evaluates an array of quality assurance criteria to make selections for “the best of the best award,” the company said in a news […]

Fourth generation at A. Lava & Son takes family business to the next level

Fourth generation at A. Lava & Son takes family business to the next level

Over the last three years, A. Lava & Son, a 98-year-old family-owned business with strong ties to the bedding industry, has dramatically increased its capacity, added significantly to its work force and upgraded its manufacturing technology. This robust expansion is part of the company’s strategy for increasing its importance to bedding manufacturers, while setting the […]