Monthly Archives: September 2014

OMI Reports Increase in Retailer Base Following Vegas Market

Organic Mattresses, Inc. (OMI) has seen a 20 percent increase in its retailer store base after a successful Summer Las Vegas Market. This number comes shortly after 95 percent of the company’s existing retailers expanded their OrganicPedic product offerings. The company believes the spike in buyers interested in organic offerings comes from the breadth of American...
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Organic Trade Association Honors Naturepedic Founder Barry Cik

The Organic Trade Association is honoring Barry Cik, the founder and Technical Director of Naturepedic Organic Mattresses, for his visionary work that is transforming the organic industry. An environmental engineer who triggered an organic revolution in the mattress and bedding industry, Cik has been selected to receive the Rising Star Award September 17 during OTA’s Organic...
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Mattress Firm to Acquire Sleep Train

Mattress Firm Holding Corp. today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire all of the outstanding equity interests in The Sleep Train, Inc. Mattress Firm will acquire the leading West Coast based bedding specialty retailer for an aggregate purchase price of $425 million, subject to working capital and other customary adjustments. As...
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Regional Trade Shows Deliver Strong Results for Pure LatexBLISS

Over the past few months, Pure LatexBLISS has increased its investment in regional trade shows and buying group events, leading to a strong spike in new accounts and sales. “We have found that shows like Tupelo, or the Mega Group and FurnitureFirst member shows are more intimate. The buyers are much more focused and come to...
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