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Bedding Industry

Mattress Technologies

 

The main technologies on the European market are foam (PUR), springs and latex.

Situation 2013

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Overall, spring mattresses have traditionally been the dominant technology,
though PUR is continually and considerably closing the gap.  Nevertheless, preferences for a certain technology vary
from country to country.
As regards bed bases, slat bases are by far the dominant product, with boxsprings a distant second.