Competitive spark continues to drive bedding

Perry, David
November 2012
Furniture/Today;11/29/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 14, p2
Trade Publication
The author presents informs that the competition that is present in the bedding industry in the U.S.


Related Articles

  • Bedding differentiates with style.  // Home Textiles Today;10/09/2000, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p1 

    Reports on the trend among United States bedding companies of differentiating their products in order to standout from the competition in the industry. Continued consumer interest in higher-count sheeting, opulent top of the bed looks and unique fabrications; Overview on the efforts of various...

  • Ad brings sniping among big 3 to surface. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;07/31/2000, Vol. 24 Issue 46, p43 

    Focuses on the competitive sniping among Sealy, Serta, and Simmons, the three leading bedding producers in the United States. Publication of a full-page Simmon advertisement complaining on the negative campaigns of its competitors; Criticisms of Simmon on the sales tactics of the two companies;...

  • Simmons, Serta battle for No. 2 too close to call. Thomas, Larry // Furniture/Today;12/04/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 13, p65 

    Focuses on the competition between Serta Inc. and Simmons Co. in the bedding market in the United States. Background on the rivalry between the two companies; Financial statements of both firms; Projection of Simmons Chairman Charlie Eitel on company status.

  • Luxury brands struggle for growth in '03. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;2004 Bedding Yearbook, Vol. 29, p12 

    Focuses on the business performance of various bedding retailers in the U.S. Assessment on the quality of various luxury bedding brands; Analysis on the revenue growth of Stearns and Foster company; Level of competition.

  • Conventional producers respond to visco's call. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;2004 Bedding Yearbook, Vol. 29, p16 

    Reports on the increase of the number of companies distributing viscoelastic beds in the U.S. Way of attracting more customers; Expansion on the market share of several firms; Rise on the level of competitive advantage.

  • U.S. proposes 30-minute mattress burn test. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;2004 Bedding Yearbook, Vol. 29, p24 

    Determines the response of the bedding industry on the enactment of the proposed federal mattress inflammability standard in the U.S. Efforts of the firms to enhance the quality of the products; Expansion of business opportunities; Increase on the level of competitive advantage.

  • Competition heats up in luxury arena. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;6/18/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 40, p13 

    The article reports on the tight competition among producers of luxury bedding brands in the U.S. in 2006. The continuing expansion of the offerings of bedding producers at the high-end bedding market contributes to the strong competition in the market. A look at the performance of the...

  • Growing IBC on bedding industry radar. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;1/24/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p1 

    The article reports that International Bedding Corp. (IBC) finds itself appearing on something it long has sought to avoid: the industry's radar screen. That signals the presence of a company too big for competitors to ignore, and it can be an uncomfortable spot for a rising bedding player. For...

  • Bedding in full bloom as spring market opens. Perry, David // Furniture/Today;4/19/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 33, p253 

    Focuses on the business performance of various bedding firms in the U.S. Increase on the level of competition; Analysis on the revenue growth of the companies; Use of effective marketing strategies.


Read the Article

Other Topics