Bedding Industry

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Bedding Industry
Marten Carlson

Mattress Firm Files For Bankruptcy And Plans Restructuring

Brick-and-mortar mattress retailer Mattress Firm announced that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company states the move is part of a financial restructuring that includes the closing of up to 700 low-performing store locations. They have sought a line of credit to ensure that operations can continue during the reorganization. In a press

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Tuft and Needle Mattress
Bedding Industry
Marten Carlson

Serta Simmons And Tuft & Needle Announce Merger

Mattress manufacturer Serta Simmons Bedding and online mattress company Tuft & Needle recently announced they will be merging their two companies. The decision comes after the reported financial woes of Mattress Firm, one of the leading retailers of Serta Simmons mattresses. According to the company, Serta Simmons hopes this merger can help secure them a

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Bedding Industry
Marten Carlson

Customatic Technologies Adds Adjustable Bases To The Bed-In-A-Box Equation

At the Summer 2018 Las Vegas Market, adjustable bed and mattress company Customatic Technologies unveiled a program that adds another option to the bed-in-a-box market. With the All-In-One Complete Sleep System, customers can buy a mattress together with an adjustable base, all in one box. This is an industry first and, according to the company,

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Bedding Industry
Laura Newcomer

Adjustable Bases Skyrocket In Popularity Among American Mattress Shoppers

At a time when conventional mattress foundation sales are dropping, sales of adjustable bases are growing at a significant pace. So concludes the ISPA Motion Foundations Report, a new analysis produced by the International Sleep Products Association. The report (which compared data from 2016 and 2017) found that unit sales of adjustable bases grew by

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Bedding Industry
Marten Carlson

Casper Opens The Dreamery, A Nap Space For Busy New Yorkers

Bedding and mattress retailer Casper opened a new nap space in the heart of New York City earlier this month. At the Dreamery, customers can try out a Casper mattress and sheets and get some much-needed rest during the day, according to the company. To help make the experience more comfortable, pajamas, eye masks, and

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Bedding Industry
Katie Golde

Mattress Firm Now Accepting Applications For A “Snoozetern”

Last week, Mattress Firm announced its search for a “Snoozetern” — an intern for this fall — who will be responsible for testing Mattress Firm mattresses and creating content as a member of their Social Media team. “At Mattress Firm, we are obsessed with mattresses and all things sleep. We are also passionate about helping our customers

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Bedding Industry
Katie Golde

Brooklyn Bedding Debuts New Encasement Mattress Protector Online

Mattress retailer Brooklyn Bedding now offers a mattress protector online that provides 360-degree protection from all types of fluids, dust mites, bed bugs, and bacteria, says the brand. The encasement protector was originally offered exclusively in Brooklyn Bedding stores before becoming available online this month. “Brooklyn Bedding has 17 stores in the Southwest region where

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Bedding Industry
Laura Newcomer

Purple Expands Its Distribution Thanks To Growing Partnership With Mattress Firm

Online mattress retailer Purple recently announced it has expanded its distribution relationship with Mattress Firm, one of the largest mattress retail outlets in the country. The move will extend the Utah-based mattress retailer’s distribution to Mattress Firm stores in Phoenix and California’s Bay Area. Already, Purple mattresses are available in select Mattress Firm stores throughout

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Bedding Industry
Katie Golde

Casper Opens Pop-Up Shop in Montreal, Encourages In-Store Napping

Mattress retailer Casper opened its newest retail store in Canada this month. The pop-up shop, which is dubbed Le Chalet Casper, is located in Québec. It is the second Canadian retail location for the brand, which opened its Canadian headquarters and first retail store in Toronto in April. Le Chalet Casper The store is located

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Bedding Industry
Katie Golde

iSense Sleep Launches New Mattress Line And Virtual Reality Experience

Mattress retailer iSense Sleep says they have started shipping the world’s first innerspring and foam mattresses to offer dual zone adjustable firmness support systems. The Comfort Control line of mattresses debuted at the Winter Las Vegas Market in early 2018 and should be available for purchase both online and in-store in the coming months, according

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Bedding Industry
Katie Golde

Spine & Vigor Launch New Site, New Mattresses

The young online mattress retailer Spine & Vigor recently unveiled a revamped version of their website that includes their newest mattress offerings as well as a series of blogs focused on sleep and spine health, the company said in a release Monday. The brand says their mattresses are focused on helping customers relieve pain and

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