Latest News Articles en Tempur Sealy reacquires rights to UK brand Tempur Sealy International, Inc, the world's largest bedding manufacturer,?is reacquiring the rights and assets to manufacture, market, and distribute Sealy- and Stearns Foster-branded products in the UK from its current licensee, Silentnight Group.?The?company has entered into a new 50/50 joint venture (Sealy United Kingdom Ltd) to develop,?expand and reposition Sealy products in one of the largest bedding markets in Europe. Thu, 08 Oct 2020 13:35:51 +0000 Paul Farley 8020 at Local lockdowns threatening retail recovery, says Ipsos September marks the fourth consecutive month since non-essential stores started re-opening that footfall levels have closed the gap on the same period last year, reports Ipsos. Shopper numbers were down -39.6% YoY (in August it stood at -41.7%, and in July -53.0%).?Average weekly footfall in non-food stores was -1.1% lower MoM –?far stronger than the five-year average of -5.5%. Wed, 07 Oct 2020 14:27:28 +0000 Paul Farley 8019 at Material shortages affecting furniture production and pricing, says BFM Shortages of foam and particleboard are set to impact the production of furniture in the run-up to Christmas, the British Furniture Manufacturers (BFM) has warned. A lack of these essential materials is reducing production capacity and driving up costs, which will see price increases passed on to customers in the coming weeks, reports the association, whose?members are reporting shortages in both the foam and particleboard markets, with both materials now being sold on an allocation basis. Wed, 07 Oct 2020 14:06:58 +0000 Paul Farley 8017 at Vita collaborates on major mattress recycling initiative The Vita Group, one of Europe’s leading flexible polyurethane foam solutions providers, and materials science giant Dow,?have jointly announced a new collaboration for the production of flexible polyurethane (PU) foams made with Renuva polyols – raw materials created from recycled mattress content. Wed, 07 Oct 2020 11:18:00 +0000 Paul Farley 8015 at Post-lockdown trading strong at ScS ScS?has confirmed its unaudited preliminary results for the year ended 25th July 2020. Order intake was down just -5.9% during the year, despite the two-month national lockdown forcing all 100 stores to close. Despite the closures, investment in ScS' ecommerce offering helped drive an online sales increase of +13.6% to £19.1m. However, the results were still?significantly impacted by the Covid-19 lockdown months.?Gross sales fell -19.5% to £268.1m, while gross profit decreased -20.2% to £119.6m. Tue, 06 Oct 2020 10:36:03 +0000 Paul Farley 8011 at Bedroom manufacturer makes international sales appointment German bedroom manufacturer Rauch has appointed Markus Jansen to manage its international sales. Markus brings many years of international sales experience with leading brands to the role. Most recently, the 47-year-old was responsible for sales in Europe and South America at the Düsseldorf-based tea trading company Teekanne GmbH & Co. Tue, 06 Oct 2020 08:40:45 +0000 Paul Farley 8008 at Rain deters high street shoppers, says Springboard The latest data from?Springboard reveals that footfall across UK retail destinations declined by -3.5% last week from the week before. This was largely driven by a drop in footfall of -7.1% in high streets, whereas shopping centres footfall remained flat on the week before, and in retail parks it rose marginally by +0.8%. Mon, 05 Oct 2020 11:22:48 +0000 Paul Farley 8005 at Emma strengthens management team Emma – The Sleep Company has appointed Andreas Westendoerpf as its chief technology officer (CTO). The experienced technologist plans to establish a new IT platform to support the Frankfurt-based company's ambitions to become the?leading international sleeptech company. Mon, 05 Oct 2020 10:06:02 +0000 Paul Farley 8002 at Duvalay moves to new £1.2m factory West Yorkshire-based Duvalay – a BBC?Dragons’ Den?success story – has purchased a new £1.2m factory, as it looks to deliver on its ambitious growth plans. The company has purchased a four-acre site on Station Lane in Heckmondwike in response to rising demand across its?portfolio of bedding products. “It’s been nine years since we entered the?Dragons’ Den?with our much-loved Duvalay sleeping bag, and we’ve already expanded twice since then,” explains sales & marketing director, Liz Colleran. Mon, 05 Oct 2020 09:39:05 +0000 Paul Farley 8001 at Austrian retail outlets now under JYSK umbrella The 87 stores of retail chain D?nisches Bettenlager Austria are now officially named JYSK, in a move which embraces the latter's new store concept. ”By changing the name to JYSK, the Austrian stores will now also benefit from the store concepts and systems that worldwide have led to JYSK’s success," says JYSK's CEO and president, Jan B?gh. "This will be great for both our customers as well as for our employees.” Fri, 02 Oct 2020 16:12:59 +0000 Paul Farley 8000 at 日本写真集/无码中文资源在线播放/anquye/最全的欧美大片