DreamsFasciaNew2016INVESTMENT firm Sun European Partners is considering realising its investment in beds specialist Dreams, according to weekend newspaper reports.

BEDS specialist Dreams is relaunching its Replace Every Eight advertising campaign with a £3 million investment across TV, radio, national press, social channels and video on demand.

warrenEvansFascHIGHER sales and lower costs pushed South East beds and bedroom retail chain Warren Evans back into the black last year.

THE US distributor for premium British mattress brand Spink & Edgar has launched a website aimed at local customers at SpinkandEdgarUSA.com.

dreamsMline2DUTCH wholesaler DBC is returning to the UK market with national beds specialist Dreams to introduce its M Line mattress and bedding programme in stores this summer.

DEMAND for foreign-made sprung and foam based mattresses has lifted by nearly 30 per cent in the first four months of 2016.

airsprungHQBEDS and upholstery group Airsprung has named the successor to Jeff Deeprose, who has left his operations director role to join one of the UK’s fastest growing furniture suppliers.

MANAGEMENT at Tempur Sealy International Inc. have increased their stock buyback authorisation by an additional $200 million (£138 million).

DEWSBURY manufacturer Highgate Beds said sales in 2016 could return to historical highs as it looks to build on double-digit growth achieved in 2014–15.

casperThUS MATTRESS brand Casper is to launch in the UK following high demand from British consumers, the company’s co-founder has confirmed.

sangjattenMULTI-FASCIA European retailer Beter Bed Holding NV has agreed to buy Swedish beds retail chain Sängjätten for an undisclosed sum.

VITAFOAM Block Plant has added a new Maxfoam Omega production line, which it says will aid its ability to innovate with quick lead times.

dreams8DREAMS says its Replace Every 8 campaign “remains core to its business” after it decided to end its agreement with its new marketing agency ahead of plan.

MATTRESS and divan manufacturer The Shire Bed Company is to produce a line of roll-up mattresses after investing in the expansion of its Yorkshire factory.

franceSTEINHOFF has outlined its interest in acquiring the French mattress factories of bedding group Cauval ahead of a key court date next month.

BED brand Sealy UK will showcase its full product range as it hosts its annual beds exhibition at the Brooklands Museum in Surrey next month.

Mattress and divan sales climbed by more than a fifth at Harrison Spinks in 2014–15 as the Leeds group invested heavily on job creation and its manufacturing operation.

Owners of privately owned specialist retailer Land of Beds have rewarded their 30-strong staff after they beat internal sales targets by over 8 per cent in 2015.

The National Bed Federation has announced Marcus Brigstocke as host of its 2016 Bed Show Gala Dinner and Awards ceremony.

Mattress and foam goods supplier The Foam Company has developed a waste management programme for recycling its leftover foam and packaging.



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