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Stop New Tariffs on Lumber Used in Foundations

The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has announced preliminary tariffs of 3.02% to 24.12% on softwood lumber imported from Canada. These tariffs, which will be applied retroactively to lumber imported from Canada over the last 90 days, could significantly drive up costs for mattress manufacturers and disrupt production. US mattress producers use Canadian softwood lumber […]

Record Number of Exhibitors Make ISPA EXPO 2016 the Largest In Event's History

(Alexandria, VA) – The International Sleep Products Association (ISPA) announces its largest EXPO in history! At this year’s record-breaking exposition, the world’s only trade show exclusively for the mattress industry, more than 221 exhibitors from 23 countries are expected to showcase their products and services on over 133,000 square feet of the floor space from […]

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Get ready to win! FedEx is giving our members a chance to win up to $10,000, plus over 100 other prizes, in the $25,000 Get Ready Sweepstakes. Simply enroll in the FedEx Advantage® discount program and you’ll be automatically entered in the sweepstakes. Then you’ll have a chance to earn up to 51 additional entries.* […]

MANUFACTURERS AND RETAILERS: TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO COMPLY WITH THE STATE MATTRESS RECYCLING LAWS

 Mattress Recycling Council Hosts Seminar for Las Vegas Market Attendees ALEXANDRIA, VA – Mattress manufacturers and retailers that do not comply with certain legal requirements in three states with mattress recycling laws could experience a disruption of sales. The Mattress Recycling Council (MRC) is hosting a seminar for retailers, manufacturers and other market attendees at […]

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ISPA Releases 2014 Mattress Industry Report of Sales and Trends for US and Global Mattress Industry

U.S. Wholesale Revenues Set New High in 2014 (Alexandria, VA) –The International Sleep Products Association (ISPA), the trade association representing mattress manufacturers and component suppliers, has released its 2014 Mattress Industry Report of Sales and Trends. The report publishes comprehensive current and historical data on the mattress industry’s performance. The 2014 report includes a 20-year […]

Sleep – Waste of Time or Welcome Respite?

Better Sleep Council Research Shows Americans Are Torn on Feelings about Sleep ALEXANDRIA, Virginia – May 12, 2015 – Research recently conducted by the Better Sleep Council (BSC) shows Americans are conflicted about sleep. The survey found that a large majority of people understand that sleep is necessary to recharge, restore and refresh. However, when […]

Nation’s First Statewide Mattress Recycling Program Debuts In Connecticut

Allows Connecticut Residents No-Cost Drop-Off at Participating Collection Sites & Recycling Facilities  Alexandria, VA – Today, Connecticut becomes the first state in the nation with a statewide recycling program for used mattresses and box springs. The program, known as Bye Bye Mattress, is administered by the Mattress Recycling Council (MRC), a non-profit organization created by the […]