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Serta to Donate to Fisher House Foundation

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HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill.-Serta will give $50,000 in product and monetary donations to Fisher House Foundation, which runs a network of homes where military and veterans families can stay at no cost while a loved one is receiving medical treatment. The initiative, called the “Serta Comfort Tour,” is part of the first year of the mattressMore »

Last updated: December 18, 2014

Twin-Star International Purchases Bell’O International Corporation

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DELRAY BEACH, Fla.-Twin-Star International has completed the purchase of Bell’O International Corporation, maker of audio-visual furniture and accessories. Included in the purchase is the Bell’O Digital brand, which produces consumer electronic accessories such as digital headphones, AV cables, TV mounting brackets and power surge protection devices. Under a licensed agreement with mattress powerhouse, Serta, Bell’OMore »

Last updated: October 13, 2014

Eisenberg’s Role Grows at Protect-A-Bed

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CHICAGO-Protect-A-Bed has expanded the responsibilities of Alan Eisenberg, senior vice president of sales. The company has added sales to furniture and appliance retailers to Eisenberg’s role, in a move that now puts him in charge of sales to all retail channels. He leads a team that will execute sales and marketing initiatives to increase theMore »

Last updated: August 28, 2014

Furniture Industry Group Plans High Point Lunch for Young Members

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ROSEVILLE, Calif.–Enthusiasm for the North American Home Furnishings Association’s recent luncheon program for younger members has prompted another such gathering at High Point Market in October. Lunch with Leaders was held for Next Generation Now members at Las Vegas Market last month. City Furniture President Keith Koenig, Gallery Furniture President Jim McIngvale and Steinhafels PresidentMore »

Last updated: August 11, 2014

Serta to Launch Campaign for iComfort Line

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HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill.-Serta will debut a new advertising effort for its iComfort mattress collection tomorrow. Called “Always Comfortable,” the campaign will include television advertising spots and social-media promotions. In addition, the company will introduce testimonial films online that will highlight real consumer experiences with iComfort. The intent, according to a Serta statement, is to communicateMore »

Last updated: May 13, 2014

Ares, Serta and Simmons Parent, Launches IPO

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NEW YORK-Ares Management, one of the parent companies of mattress manufacturers Serta and Simmons and of retailer Neiman Marcus, has begun an initial public offering, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The filing did not specify how many shares are in the IPO, or the price per share, nor didMore »

Last updated: April 2, 2014

Home Furnishings Group Offers Networking Opportunities in High Point

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HIGH POINT, N.C.-The North American Home Furnishings Association (NAHFA) will host several Next Generation Now networking and educational opportunities at the April High Point Market. On Sunday, April 6, the Association invites young professionals to a Lunch with Leaders, with appointments available between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Marty Melcher, group vice president of sales,More »

Last updated: March 18, 2014

Neiman Marcus Sold to Ares, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

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TORONTO-Ares Management, co-owner of mattress manufacturers Serta and Simmons, has allied with the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) to acquire Neiman Marcus Group from private-equity firms TPG Capital and Warburg Pincus for $6 billion. Under the terms of the deal, Ares and CPPIB will hold an equal interest in Neiman Marcus, and the retailer’sMore »

Last updated: September 11, 2013