Simmons 2Q sales jump 15.9%

August 2006
Furniture/Today;8/21/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 49, p66
Trade Publication
The article provides an overview of the financial performance of Simmons Co., a bedding retailer, for the second quarter of 2006. The company posted an increase a 15.9 percent increase in its sales for period. Its wholesale bedding unit volume increased by 13.8 percent. Chief Executive Officer Charlie Eitel describes the company's focused on improving its product lines and reducing costs.


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