Category Archives: mattresses

Being Grateful Is Being Happy

My brother Jeff sent me this link a few days ago so I thought I would pass it along to you. It is a blog post about being grateful written by Kristin Wong and posted to Lifehacker. In it you … Continue reading

Profit Pressure Equals Downsizing

The latest round of axe swinging is complete and this time it is the Serta/Simmons Bedding (SSB), work force that are the victims. My understanding is that close to 100 employees were given their notice as the executive team tries … Continue reading

What Is Driving Our Industry?

I read the Mattress Industry Executives Linked In post by Barrie Brown as it related to Tempur Sealy a little over a week ago and thought that Barrie raised some good questions and made some good points. (If you are … Continue reading

Baseball, Basketball and Beds

My daughter’s softball team the Battitudes finished top 15 in the country in 2015 so that group is pretty competitive. Our training facility closed down last year so we were really at a loss as to what we were going … Continue reading

Can You Feel The Shift?

 When I started in this industry as a manufacturing rep I was told how important the brand was. We were given studies that demonstrated the consumer awareness of our brand and then we were taught how to leverage that with … Continue reading