While people have always needed beds, the industry surrounding them has gone through quite a few changes since I started in the business. Take a look back to where we came from.
When I started in the industry over 18 years ago, Sealy was the clear No. 1 when it came to brand. Serta and Simmons came in at a distant second. Fast forward to today and although I have not seen the latest aided and unaided brand surveys, I am guessing that Tempur-Pedic is No. 1 […]
With Thanksgiving in our rear view mirror and after attending the Seena Magowitz Foundation Golf Classic raising funds and awareness to find a cure for pancreatic cancer, I have had an opportunity to pause and think about this industry I am in. Here are three reasons why I think all of us in the furniture […]
So my parents, being the generous people they are, decided to take the entire family to Disney World in Orlando, Florida. If you have never been, I highly recommend it if you want to feel like a child again. While I was there, I spent a lot of time with my jaw dropped open, just […]
I recently spent a week in England for the National Bedding Federation Conference (NBF) along with John Walsh, Director of Creative Services for Leggett and Platt, Inc.; and what a great week it was. I had the opportunity to say hello to some old friends, see some incredible product, and give a talk to the […]