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Select Comfort (NASDAQ: SCSS) is the leading U.S. manufacturer of adjustable firmness air mattresses and the creator of the Sleep Number bed. The company is based in Plymouth, Minnesota. The "sleep system" allows users to control the firmness of each side of their mattress with a handheld remote. The company's frequent TV commercials feature actress Lindsay Wagner. NASDAQ (originally an acronym for National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations ) is a U.S. electronic stock exchange. ... A mattress is a piece of bedding on which to sleep or lie. ... Plymouth is a city located in Hennepin County, Minnesota. ... Lindsay Wagner (born Lindsay Jean Ball on June 22, 1949 in Los Angeles, California) is an American actress. ...


Select Comfort was founded in 1987 by Robert Walker, who went on to found Bixby Energy Systems. As of 2006, Select Comfort holds 32 issued or pending patents for its products, and has nearly 400 retail stores nationwide. The current CEO is Bill McLaughlin. Select Comfort is also the official bed provider for Ronald McDonald House Charities.


External links

  • Select Comfort website
  • Sleep number beds information website
Major mattress manufacturers

Dorel - King Koil - Restonic - Sealy - Select Comfort - Serta - Simmons - Spring Air - Tempur-Pedic - Therm-a-Rest - Leggett & Platt A mattress is a piece of bedding on which to sleep or lie. ... Dorel Industries Inc. ... King Koil is a United States-based brand of mattresses and bedding with 60 factories in 40 countries operated by independent licensees. ... Restonic was founded in 1938 as the Triple Cushion Corporation and took the Restonic name in 1946. ... Sealy Mattress Company is a major mattress manufacture. ... Serta is a company that specializes in making mattresses. ... Simmons Bedding Company is a major manufacturer of mattresses and related bedding products. ... This article is about the mattress company. ... Logo for the Tempur-Pedic company. ... Therm-a-Rest is a trademarked name for a line of self-inflating camping mattresses. ... Leggett and Platt (L&P) (NYSE: LEG) is a manufacturer that specializes in bedding components, home furniture components, foam, fiber, non-fashion construction fabrics, ornamental beds, steel bedding support, coated fabrics, adjustable beds and lumber. ...


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Select Comfort - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (163 words)
Select Comfort (NASDAQ: SCSS) is the leading U.S. manufacturer of adjustable firmness air mattresses and the creator of the Sleep Number bed.
Select Comfort was founded in 1987 by Robert Walker, who went on to found Bixby Energy Systems.
Select Comfort is also the official bed provider for Ronald McDonald House Charities.
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