Mattresses

Leggett & Platt Buys Tempur Sealy’s Innerspring Plants

Leggett & Platt

LEXINGTON, Ky.-Leggett & Platt has purchased Tempur Sealy’s three innerspring component production facilities and equipment, for about $48 million. According to a joint statement from the two companies, the deal is in conjunction with Tempur Sealy’s decision to exit production of innerspring components in the United States. Also, the two companies have extended their relationshipMore »

Latex International Plant Fire Brought Under Control

LatexInternational

SHELTON, Conn.-An early-morning fire yesterday at Latex International’s River Road facility here was brought under control by several local fire departments, according to a company statement. The statement said all employees at the factory were evacuated safely, although several fire fighters were injured. David Fisher, Latex International’s president and CEO, said the company is nowMore »

Innocor: Founded on Innovation

Sleep Plush

A new basic-bedding firm launches from the merger of Sleep Innovations and Flexible Foam By David Gill A new player in the basic-bedding industry has been born of the merger between Sleep Innovations and Flexible Foam Products. The company is called Innocor Inc., and—according to a statement from the newly minted manufacturer—is the second largestMore »

Restonic Receives Women’s Choice Award

Restonic Mattress

BUFFALO, N.Y.-Mattress manufacturer Restonic has been given a Women’s Choice Award for excellence in brand experience for the company’s ComfortCare Signature Hybrid mattress collection. This is the fourth straight year that Restonic has been honored with a Women’s Choice Award, which is given by Women Certified, an organization that helps women identify brands, products andMore »

HFN Deadline for Las Vegas, NY Now Markets is July 2

HFN

NEW YORK–HFN is preparing its editorial coverage of the Las Vegas Market (July 27-31) and NY Now (Aug. 16-20). Exhibitors are invited to submit information and high-resolution images of debuting products for possible inclusion. Furniture materials can be sent to Duke Ratliff (dratliff@hfnmag.com), rug, lighting and home decor submissions can be sent to Andrea LilloMore »

Innocor Relocates NYC Showroom

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WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J.-Innocor, the new company created by the recent merger of Sleep Innovations and Flexible Foam Products, has taken showroom space at 1115 Broadway, New York City. The new location will add 700 square feet of usable showroom space to Sleep Innovations’ previous showroom, which was at 261 Fifth Ave., also in NewMore »

Sleep Innovations, Flexible Foam Merge into Innocor

Sleep Innovations to be Acquired by Sun Capital Partners

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J.-Basic-bedding manufacturer Sleep Innovations and Flexible Foam Products, a manufacturer of polyurethane foam and carpet cushions, have merged and adopted the new corporate name of Innocor Inc. In addition, Carol Eicher, previously business president of Dow’s global coating and construction division, has been named president and CEO of Innocor. Serving as chairmanMore »

Weiss Upped to Mattress Firm CFO

Mattress Firm

HOUSTON-Mattress Firm has promoted Alex Weiss, senior vice president of finance, to executive vice president and chief financial officer. The appointment will take effect on July 30. Jim Black, the current chief financial officer, will serve in this role until then, at which time he will transition into the role of senior corporate advisor toMore »