Tempur Sealy plans to add 700 U.S. positions

Job expansion driven by demand for Tempur-Pedic, Stearns & Foster and Sealy bedding products

LEXINGTON, Ky. (PRNewswire) — Tempur Sealy International announced plans Wednesday to add approximately 700 new U.S. employees to meet growing demand for its Tempur-Pedic, Stearns & Foster and Sealy mattresses and bedding products.

The company announced Tuesday it had entered into long-term supply agreements with Mattress Firm and Big Lots.

The new positions include management, operations and logistics, professional sales and other positions, and are spread across the country.

Tempur Sealy International Chairman, President and CEO Scott Thompson said, “The popularity of our iconic brands, Tempur-Pedic, Stearns & Foster and Sealy, are driving an expansion of our U.S. workforce. All three brands are experiencing growth in the U.S., as our innovative products are being well received by consumers and our powerful omni-channel distribution platform is reaching more in-market consumers.”