Sleep Number spotlights smart bed at CES 2018

Sleep Number spotlights smart bed at CES 2018

Minneapolis-based Sleep Number Corp., formerly Select Comfort Corp., demonstrated its Sleep Number 360 smart bed’s biometric sleep tracking technology and sleep database at CES 2018 Jan. 9-12 in Las Vegas. The company says the technology eventually may be able to detect heart attacks and sleep apnea. “We envision a future where higher quality sleep transforms consumers’ health and wellness,” […]

Sleep Number opens first store in Hawaii

Sleep Number opens first store in Hawaii

Minneapolis-based Sleep Number Corp., formerly Select Comfort Corp., has opened its first store in Hawaii, giving it a physical presence in all 50 U.S. states. “I’m extremely proud of opening a store in our 50th state—it’s a significant milestone for our brand, especially amidst a challenging retail environment,” said Andy Carlin, chief sales and service […]

Sleep Number named finalist for 2017 Tekne Awards

Minneapolis-based Sleep Number Corp., formerly Select Comfort Corp., was named a finalist for the 2017 Tekne Awards in the Internet of Things Award category sponsored by the Minnesota High Tech Association. The Tekne Awards honor Minnesota companies and individuals that have shown superior innovation and leadership. Sleep Number was recognized for its Sleep Number 360 […]

Sleep Number teams up with Vikings

Minneapolis-based Sleep Number Corp., formerly Select Comfort Corp., has been named the “Official Sleep Wellness Partner” of the Minnesota Vikings football team. As part of a 10-year partnership, Sleep Number is providing individualized sleep and performance plans for players, coaches and staff. In addition, the bed brand is being integrated across a variety of platforms, […]

Sleep Number Corp. net sales rise 9.4% in third quarter

Sleep Number Corp. net sales rise 9.4% in third quarter

Minneapolis-based airbed manufacturer and retailer Sleep Number Corp., formerly known as Select Comfort Corp., reported that strong sales of its new Sleep Number 360 smart beds helped drive a 9.4% increase in revenue in the third quarter versus the same quarter of 2016. The company said that net sales in the third quarter, which ended […]

Select Comfort 2nd-quarter affected by inventory shortage

Select Comfort 2nd-quarter affected by inventory shortage

Minneapolis-based airbed manufacturer and retailer Select Comfort Corp., maker of the Sleep Number brand, reported net sales of $285 million in its second fiscal quarter, a 3% increase compared with the second quarter of 2016. The company said that sales in the second quarter, which ended July 1, were impacted by a temporary inventory shortage […]

Select Comfort to End Sales of Comfortaire to Retailers

Minneapolis-based Select Comfort Corp., the manufacturer and retailer of the Sleep Number brand, said in a March 28 statement that it is ending third-party retailing of Comfortaire products. Select Comfort acquired Comfortaire in January 2013 from Greenville, South Carolina-based Park Place Corp., in a deal that was valued at $15.5 million. Since the purchase, Comfortaire […]

Select Comfort Full-year Sales Set New Record, 4th-quarter Earnings Disappoint

Select Comfort Full-year Sales Set New Record, 4th-quarter Earnings Disappoint

Select Comfort Corp., manufacturer and retailer of the Sleep Number bed brand, reported operating income (earnings before interest and taxes) rose slightly—by 2%—to $76.7 million in 2016, compared with full-year 2015. Using generally accepted accounting principles, net income from operations was relatively flat at $51.4 million, compared with $50.5 million in 2015. Earnings per diluted […]

Select Comfort Unveils Sleep Number 360 Smart Bed

Select Comfort Unveils Sleep Number 360 Smart Bed

Airbed manufacturer and retailer Select Comfort Corp. has introduced the Sleep Number 360 smart bed powered by SleepIQ technology, calling the bed one of the most significant innovations in the company’s 30-year history. The smart bed from the Minneapolis-based company launched at the Consumer Electronics Show Jan. 9-12 in Las Vegas, where it won Best of […]