The Mattress Business – from Local to Global to Digital

The Mattress Business – from Local to Global to Digital

Make Your Bed In the beginning, manufacturing mattresses was not a business. It was a home activity, a periodic chore, literally “making your bed.” Find something – anything – to put on the ground to cushion you while sleeping. It could be supple small, green branches...
More about Mattresses

More about Mattresses

Participate in our survey. History, Trends, Types, Marketing, Innovations, Etc. This blog section is about memory foam mattresses in particular (as is this site) and mattresses in general. The first two articles here are about (1) the 25th anniversary of the memory...
Comfortaire

Comfortaire

The Original Adjustable Air Bed for Home Use Why air support is needed (Comfortaire illustration) The Company Comfortaire was established in 1980 by Bob Walker to design, make and sell mattresses with adjustable air support for regular home beds. Pressure relief of...

Sleep Number

Sleep Number is the top-selling brand of adjustable air beds. Started as Select Comfort by the founder of Comfortaire, Sleep Number/Select Comfort now owns the older company. For those who like the idea of adjusting the overall firmness of their mattress, Sleep...