Greensboro, NC -- You know you feel lousy when you haven't had a good night's sleep.
Well, did you know the cause of that restless night might lie right beneath you in your mattress?
Tanya Rivera went out to find the ticket to sweet dreams. It's Spring Air Mattress of Greensboro, and it's this week's Made in the Triad.
The sweet dreams of millions of people have made the Spring Air Mattress a household name. And what they do here at this Greensboro business does it for you by making comfort a priority.
The company is one of 13 official US Spring Air licensees that manufacture for Spring Air. This one was formed 40 years ago by Frank Grove, Sr.--and his two sons in Greensboro--with three things in mind: passion, enthusiasm and, of course, quality.
There's no laying down on the job here. The almost 90 employess push out a lot of mattresses--nearly 200,000 every year. But, this company cares about more than just volume.
The mattress has been clinically recognized for its benefits for those who suffer from back ailments.
And, another good thing about this company is it looks to the Triad when it needs materials. In fact, 98 percent of all the components come from the Tar Heel State.
With 90 employees and 182,000 mattresses a year, that means each worker makes more than 2,000 mattresses right here in the the Triad.
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