Las Vegas Market is a mellow show with maximally cool products

Las Vegas Market is a mellow show with maximally cool products

Bedding exhibitors engage buyers with aesthetics, boxed goods and lots of temperature talk BY BARBARA T. NELLES AND BETH ENGLISH Home furnishings buyer attendance at the Summer Las Vegas Market July 30-Aug. 3 was on a par with last summer’s show, according to officials at the World Market Center in Las Vegas, although to the editors of BedTimes, […]

New Pillows Have Features That Consumers Are Sure to Covet

New Pillows Have Features That Consumers Are Sure to Covet

With the size of the market and consumer interest growing, pillows have become a critical part of the sleep system purchase. Bedding makers are expanding the segment by blending technological advances to offer feature-filled products. BY JULIE A. PALM You can’t lug a mattress with you when you travel, but we all know people who […]

High Point Market Manufacturers warm up to promotional offerings—& spring a few surprises

High Point Market Manufacturers warm up to promotional offerings—& spring a few surprises

BY BARBARA T. NELLES There was enough product news at the High Point Market held April 20-25 in High Point, N.C., to keep retailers occupied and BedTimes’ editors interested. We chatted with Ron Passaglia, president and chief executive officer of mattress licensing group Restonic Mattress Corp., who described the show as “very busy, but appointment […]