TITLE

Bedding today

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Larry
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;02/05/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 22, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Focuses on History Channel's show 'Modern Marvels' in the United States. Feature of the history of the mattress industry; Inclusion of an interview with Serta vice president of marketing Bob Malin; Discussion on the development of the continuous-coil innerspring unit; Importance of the box spring in mattresses.
ACCESSION #
4084789

 

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