Snooze News Weekly | June 7 – June 13, 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 | Be sure to check out the spring issue of Sleep Retailer before the summer issue comes out! In it you'll find—our cover story, Brooklyn Bedding Can Help You Build Your 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

  • According to this article from, the US consider 1,731% tariff on China-made mattresses.

  • Digiday recently introduced its new modern retail vertical.

  • A new state-of-the-art exhibition space is taking shape in Downtown Las Vegas. Trade Show News Network has the scoop.

  • Malouf recently introduced new features on its adjustable base app. Read the full story from Sleep Retailer.

  • According to this article from Digital Commerce 360, mattress retailer Nectar Sleep is expanding its assortment to sell other considered purchases, with newly launched furniture brand Bundle.

  • This story from The Feed explores what actually happens to returned trial mattresses.

  • OMI expands its OEM services, designer partnerships and retail reach under new leadership. Learn more at

  • How comfortable (or laughable) could a butt-shaped pillow be? Find out in this story from Mashable on the new 'Buttress' pillow!

  •  Business Insider highlighted insights on retail innovation from the CEO of the company described as the"airbnb of retail."

Science & Fun Stuff

  • Can sleeping with the TV on really lead to weight gain? Forbes sets out to answer the question in this article.

  • Sleep apps are reportedly linked with insomnia according to this story from Refinery 29.

  • This blog post from Psychology Today explores the connection between sleep-disordered breathing and aging.

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