Protect-A-Bed® Launches Father's Day Contest

Jun 09, 2011, 10:15 ET from Protect-A-Bed

CHICAGO, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Protect-A-Bed®, a leading provider of bedding protection products, is launching a weeklong Father's Day-themed contest to honor the most exceptional dads across the U.S. on its Facebook page. Significant others/spouses and family members are encouraged to nominate their husband/partner or the dad in their life for a chance to win an Apple® gift card and Bedding Protection Kits.

One lucky grand prize winner will win a $750 Apple gift card, and the nominator will receive three Bedding Protection Kits (which each include one Mattress Encasement, Mattress Protector and two Pillow Protectors). The first place entry and winner will also be announced on Protect-A-Bed's website and Facebook page.

In addition to the grand prize winner, a lucky runner-up will receive a $250 Apple gift card, while the nominator will win two Bedding Protection Kits. Designed by Protect-A-Bed to help provide the ultimate protection against stains, bed bugs and allergens, the Bedding Protection Kit is waterproof and provides families with a healthy sleep zone.  

"Dads do a lot for their families, so we're excited to honor the most extraordinary of them this Father's Day," says James Bell, CEO of Protect-A-Bed. "They are sure to feel appreciated with some fun new Apple products, as well as bedding protection kits to ensure a safe sleeping environment for their family for years to come."

The sweepstakes begins June 9 and runs through June 16, 2011 and is open to all United States residents 18 years of age. The grand prize and runner-up winners of the Bedding Protection Kits and Apple gift cards will be selected by a jury of Protect-A-Bed officials and announced before Father's Day on June 17, 2011. The winners will be selected from the pool of contest participants and will be named on Protect-A-Bed's Facebook wall and website.

"From cheering on their kids from the sidelines to helping with homework and household chores, dads are certainly champions," Bell says. "We hope the sweepstakes will show these outstanding fathers how much their families truly value and love them."

Protect-A-Bed is based in Northbrook, Ill., a suburb of Chicago. To enter the Facebook contest, or to learn more about Protect-A-Bed and its products, visit or

Protect-A-Bed® "Father's Day Contest." NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States or D.C. who are 18 or older at time of entry. Void where prohibited.  For Official Rules, visit Contest begins at 12:01 AM ET on 6/09/11 and ends at 16:59:59 PM ET on 6/16/11. Sponsor:  JAB Distributors LLC dba Protect-A-Bed, 3600 Woodhead Drive, Northbrook, IL  60062.

About Protect-A-Bed®

Protect-A-Bed offers consumers a complete line of protective bedding products because every mattress needs protection. Now selling in 30 countries for over 30 years, the company is a worldwide leader in mattress protection innovation. Protect-A-Bed products help create a dry, hygienic, bed bug free and anti-allergy sleep zone while protecting the mattress warranty. The company developed the proprietary Miracle Membrane® and patented BugLock® with SecureSeal® and three-sided zipper system. Protect-A-Bed products are listed as Class 1 Medical Devices with the Food and Drug Administration and have received the Good Housekeeping Seal. For more information, visit

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