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Better Sleep Council Launches Education Videos

The Better Sleep Council (BSC) collaborated with lifestyle and relationship expert Lissa Coffey on a three-part video series emphasizing how sleep and the mattress contributes to overall health and well-being. “We produced these videos to provide mattress manufacturers and retailers with greater access to Better Sleep Council resources,” said Karin Mahoney, director of communications for the...
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Simmons Announces Additional Changes with Tim Oakhill Leaving the Company

Simmons announced today that longtime executive vice president, Tim Oakhill is leaving the company immediately. Gary Fazio, company CEO, said that he and Mark Owen, senor vice president, will assume responsibilities for the time being. A replacement is expected. No further details are available at the time. About Simmons Bedding Company: Atlanta-based Simmons is one of the...
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Jamison Promotes John Steele to Newly Created Sales Post

John Steele—a decade-long veteran of Jamison Bedding—has been promoted to the newly created position of director of sales for the company, announced Ken Hinman, senior vice president of sales and marketing. Steele will concentrate on building and supporting current Jamison business,...
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Therapedic Introduces GelTouch Mattress Series

Therapedic International plans to introduce its first gel mattress collection at the upcoming High Point Market, October 22 - 27, 2011. Using swirl gel-memory foam, the new GelTouch® series sleeps cooler than a regular memory foam mattress. “With a growing consumer interest in...
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