Snooze News Weekly | May 22 – 28, 2020

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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.


  • In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the High Point Market Authority is expanding the Fall Market dates in an effort to spread out attendance and account for expected reduced capacity requirements. Read the full story at

  • Magniflex is introducing an antiviral, antibacterial mattress collection. Learn more about this new line from Sleep Retailer. 

  • Mashable rounded up some top cooling mattress pads.

  • Rize is launching an international online product tour. Get the details at

  • Las Vegas Design Center is holding a digital first Friday program. Furniture Today has the scoop.

  • SHEEX hired a new chief merchandising officer. Learn more from Sleep Retailer

  • Bed, Bath and Beyond is set to reopen 600 US stores. The Real Deal wrote about it. 

  • Verlo is reopening its corporate owned stores with a clear set of precautions to help limit spread of the virus. Read the full article at

  • CNBC breaks down the reliance of malls on struggling retailers using a chart.

  • USA Today wrote about JC Penney's unveiling of its new home goods brand amidst bankruptcy.

Science & Fun Stuff


  • According to NPR, the lost art of breathing can impact sleep and resilience.

  • Surprise, surprise—locked down teens are staying up all night and sleeping all day. | WSJ

  • Healthline has insights on when is the best time to exercise in order to sleep better.

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