March 2009
Investment Dealers' Digest;3/27/2009, Vol. 75 Issue 13, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the consolidation of mattress companies Sleepy's and 1800mattress.com in the U.S. It states that the asset acquisition of 1800mattress.com is going to be completed through a Chapter 11 procedure. However, the 1800mattress.com's franchisees in New England, Connecticut, New Jersey and Florida are not included in the bankruptcy filing.


Related Articles

  • Leave off the Last 'S' for Sleepy's, Now. Marino, Jonathan // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;3/30/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 13, p4 

    The article reports on the merger between Sleepy's and 1800mattress.com. Under the deal, Sleepy's will acquire some of 1800mattress.com's assets, excluding certain franchisees in various parts of the U.S., as well as provide debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing that will let 1800mattress.com...

  • Sleepy's Wins 1800Mattress. Marino, Jonathan // Mergers & Acquisitions Report;6/1/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 22, p11 

    The article reports on the victory of mattress retailer Sleepy's in a bid to acquire 1800mattress. The transaction, valued at 25 million U.S. dollars, was won by Sleepy's after defeating other retailers and investor groups including Consolidated Mattress and Amalgamated Mattress. The company...

  • Court: Other parties can bid on 1800mattress until May 16. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;4/6/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 30, p4 

    The article reports on the approval of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court on the motion of retailer 1800mattress.com to sell the company to rival Sleepy's in Brooklyn, New York City. Judge Dennis Milton allows other interested parties to submit their bids until May 16, 2009. The court orders Sleepy's and...

  • Three 1800mattress.com stores to stay open 24/7. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;3/10/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 27, p45 

    The article reports that Manhattan, New York-based 1800mattress.com became the first bedding retailer in the city to stay open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It mentions that the retailer had also medical sleep experts at each of the Manhattan showrooms for a 24-hour period to give consumers...

  • Sleepy's offers $2.1 M for 1 -800. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;3/30/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 29, p1 

    The article reports on the decision of U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge Dennis Milton to convert the case of the 1800mattress.com to a bankruptcy reorganization. However, it notes that the proposed sale of the retailer to Sleepy's has been delayed until May 2009 to allow other potential buyers to...

  • Judge delays ruling in 1800mattress.com sale. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;6/1/2009, Vol. 33 Issue 38, p34 

    The article reports on the delay in the final ruling of a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge on the sale of retailer 1800mattress.com. It states that judge Dennis Milton has told lawyers that he would issue a ruling within the week on the retailers' proposed sale to sleep shop chain Sleepy's for $25...

  • Pillow talk.  // Crain's New York Business;10/10/94, Vol. 10 Issue 41, p6 

    Reports on Dial-a-Mattress Corp.'s advertising strategy targeted at gays and lesbians. Print ads created by Manhattan gay marketing specialists Mulryan/Nash.

  • Dial-A-Mattress picks finalists. Surman, Matt; Andreoli, Teresa // Adweek Eastern Edition;11/25/1996, Vol. 37 Issue 48, p6 

    Reports on the remaining candidates for Dial-A-Mattress' estimated $10-12 million advertising account. Requirements for the review of candidates; Hiring of A. Eicoff & Co. to handle television advertising; Hiring of Frank C. Nahser Advertising to create radio ads.

  • Dial-A-Mattress seeks agencies for N.Y. projects. Comiteau, Jennifer // Adweek Eastern Edition;9/2/1996, Vol. 37 Issue 36, p5 

    Reports on Dial-A-Mattress's search for an advertising agency to create television and radio advertisements for the New York market. Negotiations with several shops for the project.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics