A Legacy of Leadership

  • 1870 The Simmons Bedding Company was founded by Zalmon G. Simmons
  • 1876 Simmons became the first manufacturer to mass-produce woven wire mattresses
  • 1891 Simmons became the largest company of its kind in the world
  • 1925 The Beautyrest® line launched, featuring its legendary Pocketed Coil® technology, delivering individual support and motion separation
  • 1958 Revolutionizing the industry again, the company introduced new Queen and King-sized mattresses, allowing everyone to sleep like royalty
  • 1999 Launched the Westin® Heavenly Bed
  • 2000 The first non-flip mattress made its market debut
  • 2006 Redefined the luxury category with the introduction of Beautyrest® Black, now the leading luxury innerspring line in the industry
  • 2020 Continuing to bring new innovations to market — Cooling, memory foams, recycled fabrics and fibers, HeiQ Viroblock technology