Tempur Pedic – Memory foam pioneer

Tempur Pedic – Memory Foam pioneer- The Tempur Pedic Mattress Company was the first commercial company to take the technology for what would become memory foam from NASA and use it in a commercially viable product. Tempur Pedic Memory Foam background- NASA first developed the visco-elastic foam technology to give astronauts more comfort during take …

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Simmons Mattress Company

Simmons Mattress Company- Simmons Mattress Co.- Very early: In the We Know Mattresses continuing introduction to mattresses and the major players within the industry, today we look at the Simmons Mattress Company.  What would become known as the Simmons mattress company was started  by Zalmon G. Simmons in 1870.  Simmons started in manufacturing of wooden …

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Serta Mattress Company- a brief overview

Serta Mattress Company- The Serta Mattress Company, Serta, Inc has been around in one form or another since 1931, when a group of mattress manufacturers got together to combine forces for strength to ride out the great depression.  These 13 businesses joined under the name Sleeper, Inc. and immediately set in place guidelines to produce …

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