Bedgear boutique opens at Mattress Warehouse

Sleep products supplier Bedgear, based in Farmingdale, New York, said retailer Mattress Warehouse has expanded its Bedgear offerings and opened a Bedgear boutique at a store in Falls Church, Virginia. There are more Bedgear departments planned for other Mattress Warehouse locations which has 240 locations in the mid-Atlantic region. Another Bedgear customer, Art Van Furniture, based […]

Art Van promotes Zimmer, hires Dillon

Art Van promotes Zimmer, hires Dillon

Warren, Michigan-based furniture and mattress retailer Art Van Furniture has promoted Neil Zimmer to senior vice president for its sleep shop chain Art Van PureSleep. Brenda Dillon has been hired to fill the new position director of e-commerce merchandising for Art Van Furniture. Zimmer previously was vice president of merchandising. His new position also has […]

Art Van PureSleep Names Neil Zimmer VP of Merchandising

Art Van PureSleep Names Neil Zimmer VP of Merchandising

Warren, Michigan-based furniture and mattress retailer Art Van Furniture has named Neil Zimmer vice president of merchandising for its sleep shop chain Art Van PureSleep. In the newly created position, Zimmer is responsible for overseeing all buying and merchandising activities, and he manages the company’s buyers and support teams. He reports to David Van Elslander, […]

Mattress Firm co-founder Harry Roberts to open stores in home state

Houston-based Mattress Firm has announced that franchisee and store co-founder Harry Roberts will open the first of three franchise stores in his hometown Sioux Falls, S.D., Nov. 16. The store opening represents Mattress Firm’s first foothold in the state from which all three of its founders hail. Roberts, along with Steve Fendrich and Paul Stork, […]

Bedmart opens four new Arizona locations

Tucson, Ariz.-based sleep shop chain Bedmart has opened four more stores in its home state—one in Mesa, two in Scottsdale and two in Tucson. Store managers are Shawn Carroll, Mike Oetting, Doug Poll and Ed Tourville. “We are dedicated to serving Arizona,” said Wes Harrington, Bedmart general manager. “We started here and our priority is […]