Snooze News Weekly | May 21 – 27, 2021

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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.



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  • According to the SGV Tribune, a pillow company was offered a Shark Tank deal but turned it down.


  • Macy's is rethinking its presence in malls. Where will it go next? Retail Dive has the scoop. 


  • What do you think of store mask policies? How has enforcement been going in your store? ABC 6 covered the topic.

  • The Sustainable Furnishings Council recently released its consumer study findings and they are fascinating. Visit Sleepretailer.com for more.

  • The former Showplace West Building in High Point is under contract. Get the scoop from Yes Weekly.





  • STORIS is now offering the ability for retailers to sell special order items online. We covered it at Sleepretailer.com.

  • Bed, Bath and Beyond continues to bring in new provide brands. WWD wrote about it. 


  • PlushBeds recently won a Good Housekeeping Award for best topper. Read the full release from PR Newswire. 


  • How will Biden's environmental justice efforts impact retailer's ESG considerations? Learn more from Retail Consumer Products Law Observer. 



  • Good Housekeeping recently recognized Ergomotion's Quest 2.5 adjustable base product in its annual bedding awards this year. We wrote about it at Sleepretailer.com. 

Science & Fun Stuff


  • Tom's Guide breaks down what off-gassing is and how to experience less of it.

  • MLILY made a donation of 250 pillows to a charity local to its Tennessee based US headquarters. Read more from Sleep Retailer. 



  • MindBodyGreen rounded up the best meditation routines for before bed.

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