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Where’s the Banana?

10/23/2018
Everyone knows that the banana is the true king of the jungle. But good sleep is the king of good health and a great life, and we obviously can’t have one with the other.

How Leggett & Platt makes steel

6/19/2018
Forming steel and wire into the most widely used sleep support system on the planet is a delicate process...

Have you heard of Hooke’s Law?

3/22/2018
Hooke’s Law says a spring pushes back with the same force...

What do you mean by Active Support?

3/22/2018
The basics of a good mattress are simple: combine the right amount of support and pressure relief and you’ve...

Newsflash: Innersprings do this 28% better

3/21/2018
Foam beds are hot and innersprings sleep cooler. As Ron Burgundy would say, “It’s science...

Mattress Construction


Zombie Sleep Hypothesis and Methodology

10/2/2018
The most interesting thing about zombies is their sleeping habits...

How to build a mattress with Quantum Edge

7/3/2018
You may have heard about Quantum Edge ComfortCore innersprings...

You won’t believe what percentage of returns are wood

6/5/2018
Leggett & Platt surveyed 100 RSAs and found...

This Comes up 93% of Mattress-Buying Interactions

5/29/2018
According to Sleep Geek research that polled 100 retail sales associates (RSAs), the edge of the mattress comes up...

How to make innersprings (steel, wire, coils)

3/22/2018
Discover what it takes to make steel, wire, coils, and innersprings...

Podcast


Ep. 80: Tuft & Needle's Merger with SSB

10/16/2018
Tuft & Needle merged with SSB. Dos Marcos dive into details.

Episode 81: Casper Didn't Bankrupt Mattress Firm

10/11/2018
Despite what CNN reported, Casper didn't bankrupt Mattress Firm.

Ep. 72: BANNED from the Bedding Conference

8/14/2018
At the 2018 Furniture Today Bedding Conference, Mark Kinsley closed the show. Part of his presentation was banned because it nearly destroyed a $10,000 chandelier.

PODCAST Ep. 70: Helix Sleep Co-Founder Jerry Lin

7/10/2018
While in New York City, Mark Kinsley stopped by the Helix headquarters to listen to Jerry Lin's story.

PODCAST Ep. 62: The Mysterious Underworld of Online Mattress Review Sites

6/12/2018
You won’t believe what’s happening behind the scenes.

Testing


The Cornell Test Explained

7/17/2018
It might be a funny-looking test, but it’ll make a wimpy mattress wish...

The Rollator Test Explained

6/26/2018
For mattress manufacturers to make customers happy for the long term, they need to trust...

American Mattress Warrior at Leggett Labs

5/22/2018
At Leggett Labs, we have an obstacle course that puts every mattress to the ultimate test.