Sealy buys French mfr

Thomas, Larry
April 2001
Furniture/Today;04/09/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 31, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on Sealy's purchase of Paris, France-based producer of latex bedding, Sapsa Bedding. Background information on the two companies; Sealy's goal in acquiring Sapsa; Purchase price.


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