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Sleepy's operates stores under Better Bedding name | Furniture Today

Sleepy's operates stores under Better Bedding name | Furniture Today | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
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Sleepy's, the country's largest bedding retailer, received court approval to buy the Better Bedding chain out of bankruptcy for $965,000

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Sleep Train to buy America’s Mattress stores in Hawaii | Furniture Today

Sleep Train to buy America’s Mattress stores in Hawaii | Furniture Today | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
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Articles | Furniture Today

Articles | Furniture Today | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
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Mattress Firm is set to add 93 locations to its stable of company-owned stores following the completion of three acquisitions that will cost the company about $80.5 million.

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Being aware of mattress myths - ABC 10

Being aware of mattress myths - ABC 10 | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
If getting a good night's sleep is your dream, it may be time to invest in a new mattress.
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Super Bowl Promotion Costs Houston Furniture Store $600,000

Super Bowl Promotion Costs Houston Furniture Store $600,000 | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
Super Bowl promotions are huge at retail stores. It is an opportunity to get customers to come in and spend money on things they would not normally buy.
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IKEA Installs Oversized Apartment Inside A Train Station [Video] - PSFK

IKEA Installs Oversized Apartment Inside A Train Station [Video] - PSFK | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
The furniture company created a mock home in the Gare de Lyon to make adults feel like kids again.
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generating buzz, just keep the bums off the beds

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2013 Black Friday Mattress Shopping Tips

2013 Black Friday Mattress Shopping Tips | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
Black Friday mattress shopping guide for 2013 offers tips for preparing, finding deals, and choosing the best bed.
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Top 500 U.S. E-Retailers - Fresh for the holidays - Internet Retailer

Top 500 U.S. E-Retailers - Fresh for the holidays - Internet Retailer | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
Internet Retailer - E-Retailers/Top 500 U.S. E-Retailers - Fresh for the holidays
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Nebraska Furniture Mart, No. 377 in the Internet Retailer Top 500 Guide, is growing fast online and is also promoting the holiday early. The retail chain, which grew its web sales 59% last year, from $20.56 million in 2011 to $32.70 million in 2012, according to Internet Retailer estimates, sent an e-mail to shoppers Oct. 30 reading: “Start Your Early Holiday Shopping.” A click on a link in the message connects shoppers to a part of the retailer’s site that sells holiday-themed decorations, and also promotes flexible financing and early holiday savings.

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GE Capital Retail Bank and Sleep Train Introduce Private Label Credit Card Program | Furniture World Magazine

GE Capital Retail Bank and Sleep Train Introduce Private Label Credit Card Program | Furniture World Magazine | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
The Sleep Train credit card is available for purchases in more than 100 California retail locations.
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How Online Retailing Will Transform IKEA - Research and Markets

How Online Retailing Will Transform IKEA - Research and Markets | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
The rise of e-commerce and increasingly intense online competition in the furniture market will make it vital for IKEA to radically transform the business...
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Sealy Posturepedic® Commercial - Life Before Your Eyes

In the Sealy® Commercial, "Life Before Your Eyes" portrays the life of a mattress, poignantly revealing one family's milestones through the eyes of the bed. ...
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Buffett Turns to Deputies to Help Find New Unit CEOs

Buffett Turns to Deputies to Help Find New Unit CEOs | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
Warren Buffett isn’t the only chief executive officer that Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shareholders have to worry about replacing. Managing CEO turnover has become more demanding with the company’s expansion.
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Mattress Firm to add 93 stores with acquisitions | Furniture Today

Mattress Firm to add 93 stores with acquisitions | Furniture Today | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
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The company has approximately 1,300 company-owned and franchised stores in 33 states.

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Mattress Mack's latest promotion: Astros win, you win

Mattress Mack's latest promotion: Astros win, you win | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
Apparently giving away more than $8 million in furniture is not enough to stop Mattress Mack from doing it again.
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if the Astros win 63 or more games in the regular season, thereby avoiding another 100-loss season, Gallery Furniture says 100% of the furniture purchase price will be refunded to all 500 participating customers

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Articles | Furniture Today

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Ashley said it reached the 500-store milestone with continued growth throughout the 17-year history of Ashley Furniture HomeStores, with sales exceeding $3 billion in sales in 2013, as it has added store locations in the U.S. and abroad

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5 Things You Didn't Know About How Your Mattress Affects Your Sleep (And Health)

5 Things You Didn't Know About How Your Mattress Affects Your Sleep (And Health) | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
You wouldn't run a marathon or hike a mountain without the right gear. And yet, despite spending a third of our lives sleeping, many of us haven't adequately prepared in the bedroom -- when it comes to mattresses, that is.

Not that we don't recogn...
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The new beds resulted in "a significant decrease in stress,"

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Mattress Firm profit rises 46% as ads boost sales

Mattress Firm profit rises 46% as ads boost sales | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
Mattress Firm Holding Corp. MFRM fiscal third-quarter earnings rose 46% as increased advertising helped drive customer traffic and sales growth.
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Best-Rated 2013 Black Friday Mattress Deals

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Best Deals:

-Sealy Posturepedic Cookshire Ti2 from Sear

-Serta Perfect Sleeper Elite Serene Breeze from Macy’s
-Free foundation offers from Tempurpedic and a Serta brand entry-level option from Mattress Firm

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The Ultimate Guide to Sleep

The Ultimate Guide to Sleep | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
Sleep is a critical factor in our health and productivity, but too many of us still aren't doing it right. Here is all of Entrepreneur.com's best...
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IKEA Partners With Customers to Sell Used Furniture in Virtual Flea Market [VIDEO]

IKEA Partners With Customers to Sell Used Furniture in Virtual Flea Market [VIDEO] | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
IKEA launched a multi-platform ad campaign that allows customers to sell their second-hand IKEA furniture via an online flea market.
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New Mattress Prices Compared by Type in Latest Mattress Inquirer Article

New Mattress Prices Compared by Type in Latest Mattress Inquirer Article | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
Omaha, NE (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 -- Mattress-Inquirer.com compares several mattress brands to offer consumers insight into new mattress prices for each type, from springs to memory foam.
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Serta iComfort Mattress Reviews Analyzed by Mattress Journal in Latest Article

Serta iComfort Mattress Reviews Analyzed by Mattress Journal in Latest Article | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 -- Bed blog MattressJournal.com assesses Serta iComfort mattress reviews for satisfaction and performance and compares the line to other memory foam brands.
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Research and Markets: How Online Retailing Will Transform IKEA | Business Wire

Research and Markets: How Online Retailing Will Transform IKEA | Business Wire | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/84bms4/how_online) has announced the addition of the "How Online Retailing Will
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Ikea grow sales and increase share in 'almost all markets' - Retail Gazette

Ikea grow sales and increase share in 'almost all markets' - Retail Gazette | Mattress and Furniture | Scoop.it
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