Join the editors of Sleep Retailer magazine as we speak with leading bedding industry professionals about the latest products, innovations and trends.
Episode 13: Kryo Inc.
Todd Youngblood, the founder and CEO of Kryo Inc, talks with Chris and Elaina about the tangible benefits of cooling sleep technologies, why temperature regulation continues to be a big hit amongst consumers and how important sleep is to the future of health.
Episode 14: BEDGEAR
BEDGEAR’s Eugene Alletto and Shana Rochleau chat with Sleep Retailer’s Elaina Hundley about the end of boring retail, the benefits of shop-in-shop build-outs and the importance of offering more engaging shopping experiences.
Episode 15: Spring Air
Spring Air’s Nick Bates joins Chris Schriever to chat about the current state of the bedding industry, how being a licensing group gives them a unique perspective on today’s retail landscape and what consumers are really looking for when they walk in to a mattress showroom.
Episode 16: Suite Sleep
Angela Owens, the official “Sleep Diva” at Suite Sleep, joins us to chat about her company’s distinct approach to the hospitality market. She talks with Chris Schriever about breaking the rules of the category, how to develop new products for specific demographics and why sustainability is the reason she gets out of bed in the morning.
Episode 18: Retailer Web Services
Is Artificial Intelligence the future of retail? Many experts believe so. In this episode, Jennie Gilbert, COO of Retailer Web Services, joins us for a deep dive into the world of AI. Chatting with Elaina Hundley, Gilbert explains what exactly AI is - and offers a few tangible ways that retailers can incorporate it into their own business strategies.
Episode 19: Winter Las Vegas Market Preview
The Sleep Retailer team sat down to chat about all things Winter Market! Listen as we discuss some of the highlights from the new winter issue of the magazine - including our Englander cover story, a Q&A about sustainability and Product Focus on kids bedding - and preview a few of the products and programs we're looking forward to seeing in Las Vegas.