Category Archives: Industry

Examining Green with Industry Leaders

As more and more manufacturers develop and market complete green mattress collections, we asked a number of key manufacturers to share their perspectives. While many of these perspectives speak to their company’s unique offerings, it is important to note that growth...
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Sustainable Furnishings Council Celebrates 5th Anniversary at High Point Market

What started as a series of informal meetings among eco-friends in the furniture business has become the Sustainable Furnishings Council we know today. Among its notable founding members were manufacturers Harden Furniture and Gat Creek, Room & Board and ABC Carpet & Home founding retailers, and Home Furnishings Business and Furniture Today major media companies....
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Kingsdown’s Sleep to Live Institute Debuted on The Doctors

The Sleep to Live Institute’s Dr. Robert Oexman appeared on the Emmy Award winning show “The Doctors” on CBS, in a segment dedicated to sleep. Before a live studio audience, Dr. Oexman took host and pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears through a detailed demonstration of Kingsdown Inc.’s bedMATCH™ system. The system uses 18 statistical measurements...
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Average Unit Prices Increase as Mattress Sales Rise 12.3% in August

The industry held onto strong performance in August with the average bed unit rising 3.1% in price contributing to an overall rise monthly rise in sales of 12.3%. Industry sales are reported by the International Sleep Products Association's study of the top 18 bedding producers in the states. Sales from these 18 producers account for 65%...
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