Snooze News Weekly | April 4 – April 11, 2019

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Each week, we find, curate and share the most relevant bedding and mattress news stories from across the web. Check out what we're reading this week.


  • Spring Issue Release | The spring issue of Sleep Retailer has arrived. In it you'll find—our cover story, Brooklyn Bedding Can Help You Build You Brand, a Q&A all about the power of aromatherapy in sleep products, a pillow-oriented product focus and much more. View the issue in digital PDF form here and in web story form here

  • Got an old comforter and pillows? Don't throw it out. According to Lifehacker, you can donate them to an animal shelter.

  • Get updates on Bed Bath and Beyond's stock in this story from The Street, this one from The Motley Fool and this one from Barron's.

  • BEDGEAR is teaming up with Mathis Brothers Furniture to partner with the 2019 Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon. Check out the story from Sleep Retailer.

  •  Denver Mattress is launching an athlete's choice mattress. The full press release is available here from PR Newswire.

  • The Dos Marcos podcast recently hit 100 episodes. Kinsley and Quinn are celebrating by bringing on a sponsor. Learn more in this update from  Sleep Retailer.

  • Google Cloud for retail is digitally transforming shopping. Find out how and why in this story from Tech Republic.

  • Malouf recently launched a new media resources section in its wholesale resource center. Learn more about the new assets and how to access them in this post at  

Science & Fun Stuff

  • Find out the genetic causes of poor sleep in this release from Science Daily.

  • 21 things no one told you about your sleep health—a story from Bustle.

  • Is screen time before bed actually bad? This study from Science Daily says maybe not.

  • A Pew Research Center survey found that 34% of Americans take daily naps. In this contributed story from Forbes, the author considers what has changed that has made midday (even at work) naps acceptable—and common—today.

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