Monthly Archives: January 2012


As manufacturers look to offer retailers and consumers more ways to tailor mattress purchases, pillows—as add-ons or stand alone sales—allow for a more individualized sleep experience while increasing sales for the retailer. Often using the same materials and...
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Boyd Designs New High Margin Gel-Foam Line

By: Kate Vasko Boyd Specialty Sleep introduces the new gel-infused memory foam line called Gel Rest™, aimed at giving retailers “outstanding quality and comfort, patent-pending features and great visual appeal”—all at value price points that satisfy the middle market, states president Dennis Boyd. With shipments...
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Therapedic Enhances Line With Gel-Infused Comfort Layer

By: Kate Vasko Therapedic International redesigned its popular Therawrap® mattress collection adding a comfort layer of gel-infused foam. Therawrap features a layer of the company’s EcoGel® swirl gel-memory foam on top of a base of wrapped coils. The open cell design offers multiple cooling and...
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