Mary Helen

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Looking for helpful, easy-to-understand information to gain insight into today’s consumers?

There is now a a fun, interactive infographic that gives retailers insight into their customers and help generate more sales. It’s mobile friendly and just what the bedding industry needs to get to know their potential customers. In May, the Better Sleep Council, the consumer-education arm of the International Sleep Products Association, launched an interactive […]

Sleep, is it your priority? It should be.

Prioritizing Sleep Pays Off: Stay Alert at Work by Improving Your Sleep Habits, from Getting the Right Amount of Sleep to the Quality of Your Mattress! In a Nutshell: Despite the crucial role it plays in health and mental benefits, quality sleep is not as highly prioritized as nutrition and exercise in the minds of many Americans. […]

ISPA Launches Consumer Analytics Program

A new year brings new ideas. This month, the International Sleep Products Association (ISPA) is introducing a new tool the industry can use to improve market intelligence and boost bedding sales. ISPA’s Consumer Analytics Program is a highly sophisticated data analytics vehicle. User-friendly data tools help retailers increase their share of consumer spending, improve the efficiency of […]

What do you know about the Better Sleep Council?

The BSC is the consumer-education arm of International Sleep Products Association and has been helping consumers understand the critical relationships between sleep, health and quality of life and the key role that a quality #mattress and the #sleep environment plays in this equation. Watch this video and learn more about what the BSC does for your industry.  

How will you sleep at ISPA EXPO 2018?

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Insomniaczzz Are Back!

They’re back! For one more night of great music and great fun at the ISPA Welcome Reception Wednesday, March 9 at 5pm in the Convention Center Atrium. Want more information about next week’s event? Visit the ISPA EXPO website and check out all we have to offer!

ISPA EXPO has an App!

Brought to you by BedTimes magazine… ISPA EXPO can be at your finger tips when you are on the go! Access everything you need to know about the EXPO including a current list of exhibitors, show floor and walking map, schedule, event planner and more! Search ISPAEXPO to download the free app at the App […]


Although ISPA EXPO does not offer onsite translation services at the event, you may choose to hire your own private translator by contacting the following service directly. We encourage you to contact this service in advance to inquire about pricing and make your arrangements. ProLingo Contact: Sabine Blaha 5075 Forsyth Commerce Road Orlando, FL 32807 […]


We are only months away from ISPA EXPO in Orlando, FL!  As we continue our preparations, we need to start considering appropriate candidates for ISPA’s Russell L. Abolt Exceptional Service Award, to be presented Friday March 11, 2016 during the Industry Breakfast at ISPA EXPO. Please provide your input on possible nominees for this award. […]


BSC WELCOMES NEW LEADERSHIP AND MEMBERS: Mark Hobson, chair; Dan Schecter, vice chair; and new members  Marcus Baffoe-Bonnie, Julia Rosien and Don Wright  (Alexandria, VA) – The Better Sleep Council, the consumer education arm of the mattress industry trade group the International Sleep Products Association, today announced several leadership changes and welcomed three new members. Pete Bils, […]