Category Archives: Industry

Latex International’s Leadership and Pricing Changes

Long-time sales and marketing executives Tomas Eisenberg and James Siragusa have been promoted to new responsibilities including implementing Latex International’s new pricing structure. Eisenberg will assume the leadership of marketing and branding as vice president of strategic marketing and Siragusa becomes vice president of sales for the company’s global sales efforts. Commenting on the leadership changes, President...
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Back Page from the Publisher

While the nation’s economy remains in question, the bedding and mattress industry continues to do well. ISPA’s recent cost survey reports modest sales increases over 2009. Furthermore, top ten producer, Sealy, reported first quarter sales 10.6% higher than the same quarter in 2010! Here’s a bit more about what’s happening in the industry. Expansion and growth also...
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Stearns & Foster Renews Giving with The Salvation Army

Stearns & Foster®, a luxury brand of Sealy, has announced a renewed commitment to The Salvation Army to donate mattresses to its residential shelters through the Gift of Sleep program during the 2011 holiday season. In its second year, the program calls attention to the many Americans who will not have a place to sleep...
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Hickory Springs Announces Promotions

As part of a company-wide realignment strategy, Hickory Springs Manufacturing Company, announced the promotion of four key employees to new positions in its foam division.  Hickory Springs is one of the nation’s largest integrated manufacturers and an international supplier of components for the furniture and bedding industries. “These promotions are part of an aggressive campaign to make...
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