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Sponsored September 4, 2023

Do you want to cut your utility bills? Do you want to reduce the amount of production waste currently landfilled? Do you want to save money while being an environmentally conscious manufacturer?

Join the four California mattress manufacturing plants that have earned the Sleep Products Sustainability Program certification and others currently working to certify their facilities. The Mattress Recycling Council introduced SP2 as a path for manufacturers to build mattresses more efficiently while reducing their environmental impact. SP2 provides a third-party review and certification of a man[...]

Sponsored August 28, 2023

Sound Sleep Products newest innovation, Sound Sleep Sport, is enticing the active consumer and exceeding expectations.

Sound Sleep Products has launched their latest innovation from the creative genius of John Larsen and Jim VanLear.  The Sound Sleep Sport brand has delivered outstanding results, encouraging consumer feedback, and is on track to be the fastest growing brand in the company’s portfolio.  These results can be attributed to 3 key differentiating factors: innovation, […]

Sponsored August 21, 2023

Meeting New Industry Standards with a Core Mission

When the STURDY Act came across Archbold Furniture Company‘s radar, company culture instantly provided a framework for how this manufacturer would solve a monumental challenge. The U.S Consumer Product Safety Commission’s STURDY Act (Stop Tip-Overs of Unstable Risky Dressers on Youth) is intended to protect children from injuries or death due to tip-related incidents. The […]

Jamie Beck, left, Frankie Beck, Kristi Beck and Jordan Beck, all of Heritage Sleep Concepts celebrate the company's growth over the last eight years.
August 17, 2023

Heritage Sleep Concepts marks 8 years of growth in mattress business

Fifth-generation-owned Heritage Sleep Concepts has more than doubled its retail base, invested in new machinery, expanded into six states and ...

klaussner headquarters
August 8, 2023

What does the WARN Act filing tell us about the Klaussner shutdown?

Total home furniture manufacturer Klaussner Home Furnishings filed a WARN Notice with the North Carolina Department of Commerce Monday ...

Trucks lined up
August 7, 2023

Trucking giant Yellow files for bankruptcy amid employee lawsuit

Yellow Corp., one of the largest trucking companies in the country, has filed for bankruptcy after it shut down operations last week.


Sponsored July 26, 2023

ErgoAV Revolutionizes the Way People Work with the ErgoFx Standing Desk

ErgoAV, an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of ergonomic furniture, has officially launched a sit-to-stand desk that will redefine the way people work. The ErgoFx Adjustable Height Desk offers a workspace solution that maximizes productivity and enhances overall well-being unlike anything else on the market right now. Combining award-winning technology, premium materials, cutting-edge de[...]

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Sponsored July 17, 2023

Sound Sleep promotes Jim VanLear and Leon Phillips, Adds Todd Chichelli

Sound Sleep Products is pleased to announce the promotion of Jim VanLear to Chief Operations Officer.  In a related move, Leon Phillips was promoted to Plant Manager.  In addition to these promotions, Todd Cichelli was hired to the position of Vice President of Business Development. Jim VanLear was named Chief Operations Officer and will continue […]