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Tempur-Pedic International Inc.


Sector(s) | Subsector(s) Consumer | Health & Wellness, Vertical Brands, Wholesale Branded Goods
Investment Year 2002
Status Past | IPO: NYSE: TPX
Location Lexington, KY
Region North America

Tempur-Pedic International manufactures and distributes mattresses and pillows made from Tempur pressure-relieving material, a viscoelastic polyurethane foam originally developed for the NASA space program.

In the U.S., Tempur-Pedic mattresses and pillows are sold by leading furniture retailers and specialty stores. The company completed its IPO on the NYSE in December 2003.