Mattress Firm enters Alabama

August 2007
Furniture/Today;8/13/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 48, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that specialty mattress retailer Mattress Firm Inc. has agreed to terms with a franchisee, Blue Ocean Waters, in Alabama. Blue Ocean has opened its first Mattress Firm store in Alabaster and plans to open several more units throughout the Birmingham region. Mattress Firm operates 400 stores in 36 markets.


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