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Latex International Reaches Agreement with Creditors; Won’t Be Sold


SHELTON, Conn.-Latex International said it has reached a consensual agreement with the committee representing its unsecured creditors on a plan of reorganization under its Chapter 11 bankruptcy case, and added that it would not longer try to sell the company. The company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for theMore »

Last updated: December 3, 2014

Latex International Tabs Manning as VP

Daniel Manning

SHELTON, Conn.-Daniel Manning has been named to the newly created position of vice president of components for the eastern region by Latex International. In his new role, Manning is responsible for working with existing customers to develop new programs and strategies, and for opening new sales channels. He reports to Ken Hinman, executive vice presidentMore »

Last updated: October 6, 2014

Latex International Plant Up and Running after Fire


SHELTON, Conn.-The Latex International factory on River Road here, which had been shut down by fires two weeks ago, is back producing at full capacity, according to a company statement. The statement said Latex International has begun making latex cores and will begin manufacturing additional products by the end of this week. Manufacturing of rolledMore »

Last updated: July 16, 2014

Latex International Tabs Hinman for Sales Post

Ken Hinman

SHELTON, Conn.-Ken Hinman has been named executive vice president of component and direct-to-retail sales for Latex International. In this newly created position, Hinman oversees the sales operations and marketing for Latex International, Pure LatexBLISS and the company’s RejuveNite brand. He reports to Dave Fisher, president and CEO. Hinman’s career encompasses 30 years of experience inMore »

Last updated: July 2, 2014

Latex International Plant Fire Brought Under Control


SHELTON, Conn.-An early-morning fire yesterday at Latex International’s River Road facility here was brought under control by several local fire departments, according to a company statement. The statement said all employees at the factory were evacuated safely, although several fire fighters were injured. David Fisher, Latex International’s president and CEO, said the company is nowMore »

Last updated: June 27, 2014

Latex International Files Chapter 11


SHELTON, Conn.-Latex International has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Connecticut. The latex pillow and mattress manufacturer said in a statement that, at the time of the filing, it had about $29 million in liabilities and $26 million in assets. The company made the filing “to restructureMore »

Last updated: June 3, 2014

Fisher Named Latex International Operations VP

Kimberly Fisher

SHELTON, Conn.-Latex International has promoted Kimberly Fisher to vice president of operations, a new position for the bedding manufacturer. In her new role, Fisher oversees all day-to-day functions of the company’s human-resources, logistics, purchasing and customer-service divisions. She reports directly to David Fisher, president and CEO. Fisher joined Latex International in 2013 as director ofMore »

Last updated: April 15, 2014

Latex International Realigns Components Sales


SHELTON, Conn.-Latex International has reset its components sales strategy, including the assignment of more responsibility to executives Mike Tilki and Jeff Gober. Tilki, vice president of domestic and international component sales, is now also responsible for sales in the eastern part of the United States. Gober has returned to Latex International as director of componentMore »

Last updated: August 7, 2013