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- Upgraded aesthetics give new Posturepedic pizzazz. // Furniture/Today;12/8/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 14, p27
Focuses on the improvements of the production designs and quality of the Posturepedic line which have brought a significant impact on the household linens industry. Changes on the labels of the product; Developments in the fabric construction of the product; Impact of the uniformity of the...
- Newest shades fading to gray. Slott, Mira // Home Textiles Today;03/20/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 28, p1
Reports on the increased popularity of gray in the solid-color sheeting industry in the United States in 2000. Increasing number of leading solid-color sheeting manufacturers that are trending toward a graying, dusting and blackening of colors; Pillowtex's launch of a black sheet geometrically...
- COMFORTERS/BEDSPREADS. // Home Textiles Today;01/01/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 17, p12
Ranks the top manufacturers of comforters and bedspreads in the United States. Top position taken by Springs; Comparison between 1999 and 2000 sales; Financial problems of Pillowtex; Plan of WestPoint Stevens to increase market share.
- SHEETS & PILLOW CASES. // Home Textiles Today;01/01/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 17, p16
Ranks the top manufacturers of sheets and pillowcases in the United States. Top position taken by WestPoint Stevens; Comparison between 1999 and 2000 sales; Decision of Springmaid and WestPoint Stevens to shift department store brands into the mass market.
- Bed-in-bag: You gotta love (hate) 'em. Slott, Mira // Home Textiles Today;03/27/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 29, p10
Discusses the love/hate relationship of major bedding manufacturers with bed-in-the-bag category. Strategies employed by major bedding companies to introduce upper tier to their bed-in-the-bag products; Resistance of some firms to embrace the bed-in-the-bag concept.
- High Point highlights include gel; latex, innerspring lines. // Furniture/Today;10/22/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p166
The article offers information on the highlights of the bedding industry at the fall High Point Market to be held in October 2011.
- Dean Miller: riding the waves of fashion to bedding biz. // Home Textiles Today;11/26/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 13, p10
Features the development of bedding company Dean Miller Print Bedding based in Santa Ana, California. Profiles of founders Edward McLean and Doug Smith; Manifestation of the initial capital of the business; Allusion of the company name to surfing; Presentation of the products of the company.
- Shoppers still desire the best they can buy. // Home Textiles Today;03/20/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 28, p14
Reports on the continued popularity of Italian bed linens among shoppers in the United States. Consumers' willingness to pay a premium when purchasing Italian sheets and throws; Italy's reputation for fine textiles.
- Louisville revamps Back-to-School packaging. Lazaro, Marvin // Home Textiles Today;11/06/2000, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p15
Reports on Louisville, Kentucky-based Louisville Bedding's move to designed its Back-to-School packaging for its foam bedding program toward college students. Plan to introduce the packaging during the fall market.