Tempur-Pedic Brings Better Sleep To Football Players As Proud Mattress Provider To Chicago Bears Training Camp

Premium Mattress manufacturer aims to help the Chicago Bears perform their best on the field by providing them a restorative place to rest during preseason training

Jul 29, 2013, 09:00 ET from Tempur Sealy International, Inc.

LEXINGTON, Ky., July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (NYSE: TPX), the world's largest bedding provider, announced today that its Tempur-Pedic® brand has formed a partnership with the Chicago Bears professional football team as the Proud Mattress Provider of the Chicago Bears Training Camp. The company will outfit players' training camp dorm rooms with 125 Tempur-Pedic king-sized beds to ensure they get deep, restorative sleep at night and perform at their best by day on the field.

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"At Tempur-Pedic, we like to say 'you are how you sleep' because all of us need a good, relaxing rest to prepare for the day ahead and be our best selves physically and mentally. We're pleased to provide the Chicago Bears players with a comfortable place to sleep after a hard day of practice so they can be at peak performance throughout training camp," said Rick Anderson, EVP and President, Tempur-Pedic North America, LLC.

"Tempur-Pedic is the ideal partner to ensure our athletes have the extra edge of a better night's sleep. Training camp is an important time for our team to prepare for the season. We want our players and coaches to have the best resources available and these beds will be an incredible upgrade from standard dorm room beds. We are grateful to Tempur-Pedic for their support of the Bears," said Chris Hibbs, Chicago Bears Vice President of Sales and Marketing.  

Enter bedroom makeover sweepstakes You don't have to be a Chicago Bears player to benefit from a better night's sleep. Chicagoans who want their best night's sleep are invited to enter the Chicago Bears Bedroom Makeover Sweepstakes Brought to You by Tempur-Pedic.

They can enter online at www.chicagobears.com/tempurpedic for the opportunity to win a TEMPUR-Ergo™ Premier adjustable base, plus a TEMPUR-Choice™ mattress, two pillows and a sheet set. Dozens of additional prizes will also be awarded to those who enter online, including plush bears, slippers, sleep masks and pillows.

Not just for football heroes Tempur-Pedic offers every sleeper personalized comfort thanks to TEMPUR® material, which automatically adapts to support the body's unique shape, weight and temperature. Pressure points in areas such as shoulders and heels are reduced, resulting in less tossing and turning, for undisturbed rest. Plus, heavier areas sink in further, while lighter areas sink in less. This even support ensures better alignment, so sleepers can fully relax and sleep more deeply.

About Tempur Sealy International, Inc. Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (NYSE: TPX) is the world's largest bedding provider. Tempur Sealy International, Inc. develops, manufactures and markets mattresses, foundations, pillows and other products. The Company's brand portfolio includes many of the most highly recognized brands in the industry, including Tempur®, Tempur-Pedic®, Sealy®, Sealy Posturepedic®, Optimum™ and Stearns & Foster®. World headquarters for Tempur Sealy International, Inc. is in Lexington, KY. For more information, visit http://www.tempursealy.com or call 800-805-3635.

Media Contact: Danielle Schumann Carmichael Lynch Spong on behalf of Tempur-Pedic (612) 375-8523 Danielle.Schumann@clynch.com

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