Bedding producers find ways to stand out

Perry, David
August 2007
Furniture/Today;8/6/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 47, p30
Trade Publication
The article looks at the performance of bedding manufactures at the Las Vegas Market in Nevada. Bedding manufacturers were satisfied with their performance, claiming that the traffic was steady and retail response to product introductions was strong. Several popular products at the show include those with green features, medium-priced bed designs and special beds with features such as magnets and gel foam.


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