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Gerry Borreggine presents Tony Coccia of MyBedtime with the Worldwide Retailer of the Yr award.
Therapedic Worldwide honored a number of licensees and their key retailers from the Australia and New Zealand areas. The corporate waited two years by means of the pandemic to convey the profitable group collectively for the particular recognition.
In a plaque presentation within the Therapedic Las Vegas showroom, three mattress producers acquired the Worldwide Licensee of the Yr awards and two sellers acquired the Worldwide Retailer of the Yr awards.
“This group of honorees is sort of particular for a few causes,” stated CEO/President Gerry Borreggine. “They demonstrated fortitude and excellence by means of the pandemic that hit their a part of the world very laborious and with extra excessive lockdowns than right here within the U.S. And secondly, they’ve come a good distance after an extended wait so we might acknowledge their achievements.”
Lengthy-time licensee Mattress Sources (Queensland, Australia), owned by Matthew Hollis, has been a part of the Therapedic Worldwide household for 34 years. Hollis started working at Mattress Sources in February 1993 and bought the manufacturing facility from its authentic proprietor in 2015.
“I’ve personally been concerned with Therapedic model for near 30 years now,” stated Hollis. “Our clients know, once they purchase a Therapedic product from us it’s going to be a top quality product that’s backed with one of many highest warranties in Australia.”
Within the Queensland market, key seller MyBedtime in Brisbane acquired the Retailer of the Yr honor, accepted by proprietor Tony Coccia. He’s a featured visitor on an upcoming episode of ‘Inside Observe with Gerry Borreggine,’ a video sequence designed for bedding retail gross sales professionals.
Slumbercare Bedding (Victoria, Australia), owned by Con Apostolidis, is one other long-term Therapedic licensee, quickly celebrating its 25th yr with the group. The corporate launched in 1996, however bedding is in its blood, as co-founder Gregory Apostolidis, Con’s father, has been making mattresses since 1964.
“Our most vital aggressive benefit on this area is the product design and innovation for which we’re among the many greatest. Our affiliation with Therapedic as a frontrunner within the international bedding trade allows our enterprise to proceed innovating and keep forward with international bedding traits,” stated Apostolidis.
In that area, key retailer Haggle Co. Dwelling + Furnishings was acknowledged for its high gross sales. Accepting the award for the South Australian family-owned retail enterprise was Managing Director Adrian Manera.
The third Worldwide Licensee of the Yr honor went to Brownies Mattress Service of New Zealand. Proprietor Dean Brownie was affiliated with Therapedic as a sub-licensee since 1998 and acquired out one other New Zealand manufacturing facility, making Brownies the only New Zealand licensee since 2015.
“Our place as the highest model different is made potential by this sort of longevity with our licensing companions and their success with sellers,” stated Susan Mathes, vice chairman of name relations for Therapedic.
Therapedic has over 60 years of expertise as a mattress and sleep merchandise producer. Working on six continents, with over 50 licensees’ merchandise below the Therapedic model label, it’s a acknowledged high 10 mattress model. Along with key channels of distribution together with High 100 retailers, Therapedic top-of-bed merchandise are bought solely by means of Mattress Bathtub & Past.