Category Archives: Materials

Use of Celliant Technology Increases in Bedding Industry

Celliant, an ever-popular and unique material used in both mattress and top of bed products, is gaining attention as a textile technology that benefits a sleeper’s health and well-being. The material starts as yarn composed of 13 optically responsive minerals that modifies visible and infrared light and then recycles it into energy the body can...
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Looking at Gel

As we first observed in the Winter 2011 issue, gel continues to be an innovative material now used in a variety of ways throughout the mattress industry. Gel is known to disperse body heat creating cooler surfaces making it an ideal material for use within the bedding industry. We have captured a few of the...
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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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National Sleep Foundation and Fabrictech Deliver Sleep Education

The National Sleep Foundation is pleased to announce that it has partnered with leading mattress and pillow protector manufacturer Fabrictech International to distribute sleep health educational materials to the public. “Fabrictech is at the forefront of the sleep products industry and we’re excited to be working with them to educate Americans about sleep health and safety...
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