Profile: Select Comfort Corp (SCSS.OQ)
27 Sep 2016
Select Comfort Corporation, incorporated on February 27, 1987, is a designer, manufacturer, marketer, retailer and servicer of a line of Sleep Number beds. The Company's Sleep Number bed offers SleepIQ technology sensors that work directly with the bed's DualAir technology to monitor each individual's sleep. The Company also offers a line of sleep products, including FlextFit adjustable base technology and Sleep Number pillows, sheets and other bedding products. The Company offers Sleep Number beds in a range of sizes, including twin, full, queen, eastern king and California king. It offers Sleep Number beds in four series, which includes Classic Series, Performance Series, Innovation Series and Memory Foam Series. The Performance Series includes its mattresses with a balance of softness and pressure relieving support. The series includes the Sleep Number p5 and p6 beds. The Memory Foam Series is breathable and contouring. The series includes the Sleep Number m6 and m7 beds. The Innovation Series is focused on individualized comfort and temperature balancing. The series includes the Sleep Number i8 and i10 beds. The company's Sleep Number x12 bed features the integration of multiple technology options, including its exclusive FlexFit three adjustable base, and its SleepIQ technology.
The Company's Sleep Number bedding collection is another line of products that include Create Your Perfect Pillow and AirFit pillow. The pillows are available in its CoolFit foam, memory fiber or goose down. It also offers Create Your Perfect ComforterSM and an assortment of temperature balancing products. The Company offers a line of FlexFit adjustable bases, which enable customers to raise the head or foot of the bed, and to experience the comfort of massage, using a handheld remote control. In addition, the Company's DualTemp layer features air technology that allows each person to select his/her ideal temperature at the touch of a button. The DualTemp layer can be used with any mattress brand or adjustable base.
The company sells its products through approximately two distribution channels. The Company-Controlled channel, which includes Retail, Direct Marketing and E-Commerce, sells directly to consumers. Its wholesale/other channel sells to and through selected retail and wholesale customers in the United States and Australia, and the QVC shopping channel. The Company has approximately two manufacturing plants, which distribute Sleep Number products.
The manufacturing operations in South Carolina and Utah consist of quilting and sewing of the fabric covers for its beds, and final assembly and packaging of mattresses and bases. In addition, its electrical Firmness Control Systems are assembled in its Utah plant. It has manufacturing plant in Greenville, South Carolina that distributes Comfortaire products. The manufacturing operations consist of final assembly and packaging of mattresses and bases.
The Company competes with Sealy, Stearns & Foster, Serta and Simmons.
Select Comfort Corp
9800 59th Ave N
MINNEAPOLIS MN 55442-4528