In the United States, the mattress and foundations industry saw an increased of 7.7% in shipments and a 7.5% increase in average selling price. During the Great Recession, the years 2008 and 2009 brought on some of the biggest losses to the industry averaging 9-11%. In recent years, the industry has seen some recovering growth. Furniture and bedding specialty stores have become the primary distribution channels for this industry, accounting for almost 80% of the overall industry. An estimated 34% of consumers purchase between the $500-$1,000 price points with 29.2% purchasing between $1,000-$2,000 price points. The following collection of mattress company logos are from some of the most known brands that focus on comfort and affordability.
In the United States alone, approximately 45% of shipments are provided to the southern regions, followed by 20% of the Northern Central region. The top nations for US imports and exports are Canada, Japan, and Mexico. In 2012, the International trade estimated that over $3.18 billion will be traded between 60 countries in the global matress industry.
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