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Anatomic Global Anatomic Global debuted its Comfort by Design collection at the most recent Las Vegas Market, one of which is the Ascent mattress pictured here. Totaling nine beds in all, the line uses the patent-pending Comfort Support Architecture, which features a choice of three to seven progressive layers of up to 6.5 inches ofMore »

Killgore Upped to COO of Sleep Train

Killgore Upped to COO of Sleep Train

SACRAMENTO, Calif.–Rob Killgore has been promoted to chief operations officer of Sleep Train. Formerly senior executive vice president, Killgore is now in charge of the specialty retailer’s strategic planning and daily operations. He began his career with Sleep Train 25 years ago as a part-time delivery driver while attending California State University-Sacramento. In addition, SleepMore »

Eisenberg, Siragusa Promoted at Latex International

Eisenberg, Siragusa Promoted at Latex International

SHELTON, Conn.–Latex International has promoted Tomas Eisenberg to vice president of strategic marketing, and James Siragusa to vice president of sales for the company’s global sales efforts. In his new role, Eisenberg oversees the company’s corporate-branding and marketing, while Siragusa is in charge of the sleep-products manufacturer’s international sales efforts. Both executives report directly toMore »

Protect-A-Bed Debuts Wedding Sweepstakes

Protect-A-Bed Debuts Wedding Sweepstakes

CHICAGO-Protect-A-Bed has begun a wedding sweepstakes on its Facebook page for this month. Engaged couples can enter the contest for a chance to win a Luxury Wedding Gift Pack from the supplier of bedding-protection products, which consists of a Luxury Sleep Story sheet set and two Luxury Pillow systems; and a Bedding Protection Kit alongMore »

Downlite, PrimaLoft Start Joint Marketing Effort

Downlite, PrimaLoft Start Joint Marketing Effort

ALBANY, N.Y.–Downlite and PrimaLoft have launched an integrated marketing campaign to coincide with Better Sleep Month, which runs through May. The campaign combines traditional and social media, Internet and “guerilla marketing” tactics to elevate the PrimaLoft brand of down-alternative fill within the home-furnishings and bedding markets. As part of the initiative, members of the audienceMore »

Mattress Discounters Debuts Updated Website

Mattress Discounters Debuts Updated Website

JESSUP, Md.–Mattress Discounters has launched an updated website with enhanced search and brand-comparison features. Located at mattressdiscounters.com, the site makes it easier for consumers to search and compare mattress brands, and to purchase online for in-home delivery or to pick up at a nearby Mattress Discounters store. Other new features include product reviews, customer testimonials,More »

Nedorostek Named to Select Comfort Board

Nedorostek Named to Select Comfort Board

MINNEAPOLIS-Kathy Nedorostek, president of Coach’s North American Wholesale and Global Licensing divisions, has been elected to the Select Comfort board of directors. Nedorostek is responsible for Coach’s department-store and specialty-store businesses throughout North America and its worldwide licensed businesses. She has also served as president and chief operating officer for Natori, and as president ofMore »

Home Furnishings Industry Conference Draws 370 Participants

Home Furnishings Industry Conference Draws 370 Participants

ROSEVILLE, Calif.-A total of 370 executives with retailers and manufacturers attended the inaugural Home Furnishings Industry Conference April 30-May 2. The event, which took place in San Antonio, was co-hosted by the Western Home Furnishings Association, the National Home Furnishings Association and numerous industry co-hosts. It presented educational sessions on retailer-manufacturer relationships, social networking, bestMore »