Beat the Heat

Beat the Heat

Stay Cool While You Sleep An Unbearable Heat Wave Heat can sometimes be extreme, such as in the 2003 European Heat Wave, which caused thousands of deaths, especially among the more vulnerable – the elderly, those with impaired health, and those too poor to afford air...
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...
Best Price Mattress

Best Price Mattress

The Company Best Price Mattress, Inc. (BPM) is located in Union City, California, not far south of Zinus in San Leandro. Started in February 2009, it has several mattress stores in the Bay Area, but also sells its mattresses nationwide on its own website and through...
More about Mattresses

More about Mattresses

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 foam mattress, and (2) the...
Savvy Rest

Savvy Rest

The Company What is a Savvy Rest mattress? It is not a Yogabed, but it is made by a yoga practitioner. In fact, there is a fundamental difference between the Yogabed and Savvy Rest. Michael Penny’s mattress industry experience was working in a futon shop. There he...
Olee Sleep

Olee Sleep

Olee Sleep is a mattress brand of Grantec International with US offices in Carlstadt, New Jersey. There is not much information about the company itself other than its US address and telephone number, email address, and website URL. They also claim “34 years of...
Classic Brands

Classic Brands

From Waterbeds to Memory Foam and Innersprings Classic Corporation began making waterbeds in 1971. This was 20 years before the introduction of memory foam mattresses. Classic Corp. rode the wave to the top as the leading producer of fluid support for sleep. The peak...
Signature Sleep

Signature Sleep

Variety at Low Prices The Company Signature Sleep, a division of Dorel Industries, Inc. – also known as Dorel Home Products (DHP) – is one of several mattress manufacturers based in Canada. A few of the others are Marshall Mattress, Novosbed, and Zedbed. It and Zedbed...

Saatva Classic Luxury Innerspring Mattress

Saatva’s memory foam mattress, Loom & Leaf, is better known, but their Classic Luxury Innerspring is still their signature model. It has a coil-on-coil construction, and this is why it is the mattress that the new WinkBed is compared to by reviewers. Along with...
WinkBed

WinkBed

A New Company WinkBeds, a new company selling its mattress only online, was started, as so many of the others, to bypass the traditional way of making and selling mattresses. The goal was to simplify the process of buying a mattress while cutting the cost. Both goals...