Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
After reaching a low point during the economic downturn, revenue for the Adjustable Bed and Mattress Manufacturing industry is expected to surge in the five years to 2015. The industry has benefited from increased disposable incomes, which better enable consumers to afford its discretionary products, and an improved real estate market, which encourages consumers to purchase and furnish new homes. Additionally, adjustable bed and mattress manufacturers have offered new technology in their products to win over new customers. These trends will continue in the five years to 2020, further lifting industry sales.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Industry operators design, market and manufacture adjustable mattresses, which are estimated to account for 56.1% of revenue. Adjustable mattresses are produced in the same sizes as traditional mattresses, including twin, full, queen and king. However, many adjustable beds are split down the center to provide two different sleeping zones. By splitting the bed into two zones, two individuals sleeping on one bed can each adjust the sleeping surface to their desired setting.
Adjustable mattresses are made in a variety of materials and rely on different technologies. For example, Select Comfort's Sleep Number beds use a bladder system that fills with air to adjust the relative hardness of the mattress... purchase to read more