JOHN Lewis and Mothercare supplier receives new funding

GLOBAL bedding conglomerate claims it is outperforming rivals in the British market despite seeing downturn in sales here in Q2.

MATTRESS company Leesa Sleep, LLC has raised $23 million (£17.6 mill.) in Series B funding, the U.S. based business has announced.

EARNINGS climbed at Abingdon, Oxfordshire foam supplier and mattress maker The Foam Company according to newly filed accounts.

HEAD of pan-European bed chain to leave November 1, 2017

Q2 trading update for pan-European bedding specialist

NEW accounts for Steinhoff's Huntingdon plant confirm its return to profit in 2015–16, a year which saw group-wide bed making revenues top £90 million.

EMERGING mattress business Eve Sleep Plc is to expand its physical store presence, ramping up its partnership with general merchandise retailer Next.

UK importers bought more from China, Denmark and Poland. Update on year-to-date figures.

PRODUCER shares same Spanish owner as Vispring

FOLLOWS complaint against commercial furniture test house by the National Bed Federation regarding blind tests carried out last year.

A LOOK at beds sales at Carpetright, including total category sales, the number of stores where beds are present, and estimated beds sales per store.

BEDS specialist Dreams is to pilot the sale of boxed mattresses in store, with the retailer to use one of its two house rolled-mattress brands for the test.

DreamsFasciaNew2016NATIONAL bed specialist Dreams today opens its Oldbury factory extension, boosting production capacity and creating 60 new jobs.

MANUFACTURER Dreamland Beds (Midlands) and service provider Homeserve Furniture Repairs have become members of the National Bed Federation (NBF).

MATTRESS and upholstery foam supplier Comfortex built on a return to growth in 2015 with another double-digit jump in revenue in 2016. Profits declined.

AMERICAN mattress company Casper, which launched in the UK last year, has announced the close of a $170 million (£133.4 mill.) Series C funding round.

MattressmanCorbyBEDS specialist Mattressman has returned to television advertising with a campaign that allows it to reach a hand-picked audience of potential customers.

chrisBrettTempTEMPUR UK Limited has promoted Chris Brett to National Retail Sales Manager reporting in to former incumbent Matt Stanley, who has become Head of Retail Sales.

tempurMatTHE UK market has been a drag on performance in April and May according to global bedding giant Tempur Sealy International Inc.

BED maker Harrison Spinks posted record sales as it grew its top line for the fourth year straight in the 12 months to end June 2016.

simbaMATTRESS retailer Simba Sleep secures growth funding commitments through unsecured loans and convertible loans as it reveals launch period trading

TWENTY extra reasons to fret, for new breed of mattress vendor

THE NATIONAL Bed Federation (NBF) has launched the 2017 bed industry awards process, and has called on retailers, bed makers and component suppliers to enter.