Category Archives: mattresses

Magowitz Moves To Beantown

On August 27th my wife Bridget and I are getting on a plane and heading to Boston for the 14th annual Seena Magowitz Golf Classic. This is something that we always look forward to because Roger Magowitz and Liz McBeth … Continue reading

Inside the Mattress Firm and Steinhoff Deal

In the last few weeks Mattress Firm has been beaten up and left for dead by some stock analyst out there. Some claiming that Mattress Firm has nowhere to go but down, and that the value of the company was … Continue reading

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One For All And All For One

No I am not a Musketeer, but I thought it was an appropriate headline for this weeks post. I am starting a new company but I need your help to vet the idea. I am going to manufacture running shoes … Continue reading

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Falling Deeper In Love With America

The Quinn family summer vacation typically involves a beech. Nowhere in particular but it must have a resort pool, waiters with cocktails, sand and waves. My wife is the one that is in love with the sun but this year … Continue reading

Stearns and Foster’s Strategy For A Three Year Product Transition

Stearns and Foster recently announced that from now on they are going to a three year replacement cycle. I watched their Chief Marketing Officer, Jay Spenchian, in an interview with Dave Perry at Furniture Today, and Jay did a great … Continue reading