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.



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  • 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  Sleepretailer.com.


  • 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  Sleepretailer.com.

  • 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 Sleepretailer.com.

  • 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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