Category Archives: Industry

Latex International Hires New Director of Sales to Focus on Pillows

Highlighting the growth of its pillow program, a leading global manufacturer of Talalay latex bedding components, Latex International, announced it has hired Chris Bunce as director of sales. Bunce first joined Connecticut based Latex International’s sales management team in 2004 and in that role successfully launched the company’s Rejuvenite pillow program, which is now carried in...
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How to Sleep to Improve Alignment and Help Alleviate Back Pain

Sleep positioning, rather than medical ailments, may be the cause of most back pain, according to balance expert Jean Couch, founder of the Palo Alto-based Balance Center. “Misaligned bones create chronic tension,” Couch explains. “We can alleviate tension and pain by sitting, standing, bending and sleeping differently. Practicing proper alignment in bed takes stress off the...
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Back Page from the Publisher

It’s been an exciting couple of months for the BEDROOM team as we traversed the country on our annual factory tour. Having visited the bedding graphic-solution company, Wright of Thomasville in April, we challenged ourselves to continue visiting companies different from those we visited in 2011. At Organic Mattresses, Inc. (OMI) we watched how organic...
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Kingsdown Appoints New Plant Manager of Stockton, California Facility

Kingsdown Inc. has hired Ray Gutierrez as Plant Manager for the company’s newest facility in Stockton, CA, which opened in 2010 to better service the company’s growing West Coast business. He will be responsible for quality management, employee safety as well as certain sales initiatives. Gutierrez will report directly to Kingsdown Vice President of Manufacturing...
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