On April 18th, 2012 Tempur-Pedic International Inc. (TPX) traded at a high of $87.43 and in June, their stock took a nosedive to its low of $20.00 and some change. What happened? One thing we know for sure, if you are identified by Wall Street as a growth stock and you stop growing, it’s a […]
Ah, the siesta, that famous afternoon nap. It started in Spain and dates back to the Spanish Civil War and came about as a result of many impoverished people working multiple jobs and late hours, which caused fatigue during the middle part of the day. Siestas became part of Spanish culture and in many areas […]
I just got back from Aventura, Florida, and the 2012 Furniture Today Bedding Conference; it was a big success. The staff at Furniture Today does an outstanding job of putting this event together and really making it look easy, so I start off thanking them again for their effort.
This following is a guest post by Mark Kinsley. The opposite of sex is sleep. Think about it. People work hard at getting good sex, but are lazy about getting good sleep. People feel they must create good sex, but think good sleep should come to them. Sex is active (most of the time), while sleep is passive. They’re opposites […]
It’s no secret that memory foam products are on a growth track. This is actually great for the entire industry (yes, even for us innerspring guys). But my question is, Do you really think foam alone makes a better sleep surface than some of the hybrid products that combine the latest spring technology with a […]