Tag Archives: International Sleep Products Association

November Bedding Sales Numbers Look Up

According to the International Sleep Products Association (ISPA), the dollar value of US mattress shipments jumped 14.4% in November. ISPA reported these results in their November Bedding Barometer report. The report monitors and reflects the performance of 18 large bedding producers where the average unit price was up 11.5% to $217.36 in November. The first 11 months...
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Kingsdown Veteran Tom McLean Retires

MEBANE, NC – It was 1969, and Tom McLean had just finished a tour with the U.S. Marine Corps and was back home mulling the next chapter in his life. Splitting his time between running a local family landscape business and managing a restaurant, a friend and mentor suggested he apply for a trainee position...
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Better Sleep Council and Sleep Council UK Partner on Back-to-School Sleep Survey

Alexandria, VA – The Better Sleep Council (BSC), the consumer education arm of the International Sleep Products Association and the UK’s Sleep Council, which performs the same function for the UK industry trade association, the National Bed Federation, partnered for the first time on a children’s back to school sleep survey. Both the BSC and...
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Mattress Industry Product Safety Course at the University Level

Alexandria, VA – The International Sleep Products Association (ISPA), in partnership with the Center for Supply Chain Management Studies at the John Cook School of Business at Saint Louis University and ADK Information Services, LLC, announces the first ever university level Certificate in Product Safety Analysis program. The program is intended for product safety managers...
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