Proactive Advocacy to Support the Industry
ISPA takes a lead role in representing the interests of the sleep products industry at the federal, state, and local levels of government. The association maintains a watchful eye on legislative and regulatory developments and informs members about how issues can affect businesses.
Targeted Consumer Education and Outreach
Established in 1978, the Better Sleep Council (BSC) leads the consumer research and education initiatives for the International Sleep Products Association. The BSC is dedicated to educating the public about the relationship between sleep, health and quality of life. The BSC also as teaches the value of the mattress and sleep environment in pursuit of a good night’s sleep.
Valuable Exhibit and Buying Opportunities in a Worldwide Industry Marketplace
ISPA produces the biennial ISPA EXPO, the only trade show in the world devoted exclusively to the sleep products industry. Industry suppliers can cost-effectively showcase products and services to key buyers from around the world.
Ongoing Sustainability Initiatives
ISPA is encouraging environmental stewardship and the long-term environmental sustainability of sleep products industry operations and products.
Exclusive Industry-Specific Statistics and Surveys
ISPA publishes comprehensive reports that include mattress industry sales statistics, forecasts, and cost survey. These provide timely market data that help members make informed strategic decisions in managing their businesses.
Outstanding Educational and Networking Opportunities
ISPA offers industry-specific educational and networking opportunities at ISPA EXPO, ISPA Industry Conference, ISPA Sustainability Conference and other events. Attendees gather while gaining insights into the issues and trends affecting the bedding business.
ISPA’s BedTimes and Sleep Savvy magazines keep manufacturers, suppliers, and retailers current on the latest products, news, and other key sleep industry products developments. Exclusive feature stories dig deep into topics affecting the industry and help readers grow bottom lines.
Only members receive the ISPA Insider newsletter two times each month, with timely news that will keep you informed about current legislation, industry events, economic indicators and more.
ISPA Members are eligible to receive special negotiated rates with YRC Freight on shipping services. YRC Freight is committed to providing members with a competitive shipping option for inbound and outbound shipments ranging from 150-7500 lbs.
Members typically save between 5-15% over what they currently pay with their incumbent carrier or logistics provider. YRC Freight invented LTL (less-than-truckload). Their broad portfolio of North American LTL services helps you increase the flexibility and reliability of your supply chains by offering direct service to almost every point in the United States and nearly all of the Canadian population.
YRC Freight is a leader in 2-5 day LTL (less-than-truckload) shipping with comprehensive service throughout North America. Solutions include a full suite of standard, guaranteed, expedited, cross-border, exhibit, truckload, and custom services.