Monthly Archives: January 2013

Serta Gives Perfect Sleeper Mattresses a Complete Makeover

Serta is giving its flagship mattress, the Perfect Sleeper®, a complete makeover for 2013 – and this makeover includes more advanced features, including adjustable compatibility, at lower price points. Plus, for the first time, Serta will offer retailers a total program for Perfect Sleeper that includes the new Motion Essentials™ Adjustable Foundation and an exclusive...
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Serta Adds to iComfort with iComfort Directions Mattresses

Serta is reinventing memory foam again with its new iComfort® Directions™ premium gel memory foam mattresses, debuting at the Winter 2013 Las Vegas Market. The company will add four new models to its successful iComfort collection, each featuring these four new technologies working together to provide enhanced cooling comfort from the surface and individualized support...
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NRF Forecasts 3.4% Increase in Retail Sales

The National Retail Federation released its 2013 economic forecast today, projecting retail industry sales (which exclude automobiles, gas stations, and restaurants) will increase 3.4 percent, slightly less than the preliminary 4.2 percent growth seen in 2012. The subdued forecast comes on the heels of a holiday season that went head-to-head with Washington’s political wrangling over...
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ISPA Membership Continues to Grow in 2012

Membership in the International Sleep Products Association (ISPA) is strong and growing. ISPA welcomed nearly 80 new members in 2012, with many of the new members reflecting the industry’s diversity: start-up companies, veteran mattress producers, component suppliers and ISPA’s newest membership category, manufacturers of top-of-bed accessories. “We at Read more