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.
If you have been reading this blog very long, you know that I am a big fan of creative and innovative solutions to complex problems. One of the most innovative companies in our industry is Ashley Furniture, and folks, they have done it again. They recently announced the launch of 50 sleep shops they are […]
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 […]
The first market of the year is upon us. With bedding companies using words like “change,” “transformation,” and “monumental” to describe this year’s offerings, there is a lot to expect.