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Here you can find our latest news and features of interest. Any information found on the site is free to use, we just ask that you please credit The National Bed Federation accordingly.

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Bed Buying Tips For The January Sales

December 12, 2017
As the biggest sales period descends, how do you make sure that what you buy is a genuinely good bargain? Don’t be caught napping – here’s our guide to bagging a great bed at a great price. • Plan ahead. Before you get to the sales, think about what you…
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Should I Buy A Mattress Topper?

November 13, 2017
When answering this question, you need to ask yourself what you are trying to achieve. If you are simply trying to put off buying a new mattress when the one you have is no longer providing you with the level of comfort and support that it did when new, then…
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Automatic Primary Authority Partnership enrolment for NBF members

November 2, 2017
All members of the National Bed Federation (NBF) are now automatically benefitting from a Primary Authority Partnership (PAP) with West Yorkshire Trading Standards Service.   From October 1, all members became part of the scheme which provides them with Assured Advice on product safety and fair trading.  Previously, members had…
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It’s All About That Base…’Bout That Base

September 27, 2017
IT’S ALL ABOUT THAT BASE …’BOUT THAT BASE Meghan Trainor had a valid point in her hit single from 2014 “I’m all about that bass…’bout that bass”. OK, OK, we know she was singing about that ‘bass’ and not that ‘base’. However, when it comes to buying a mattress, what…
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STAY WARM IN BED THIS WINTER

September 22, 2017
As winter draws upon us, The National Bed Federation (NBF) offers advice on how to stay warm in bed during the long, cold nights. “There’s nothing better than curling up for a long sleep in a warm, cosy bed,” says Simon Williams at the NBF. “Our bedroom environment as well…
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Bed Champions Celebrate Award Wins

September 20, 2017
BED CHAMPIONS CELEBRATE AWARD WINS Six bed industry champions were celebrating last night as they scooped the top awards at the National Bed Federation (NBF) Bed Show Gala Dinner in Telford. The winners were Hypnos for Bed Manufacturer of the Year (over £10m turnover); Duvalay for Bed Manufacturer of the…
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NBF UNVEILS NEW AWARENESS VIDEOS

September 19, 2017
The National Bed Federation (NBF) is reinforcing its ‘safe, clean and honest beds’ message as it unveils new videos today (Tuesday September 19) at the annual Bed Show in Telford. Showcasing two, newly developed consumer videos to raise awareness of buying NBF Approved products, and a two-minute trade-focussed film about…
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TRAINING ON THE NBF AGENDA

September 19, 2017
The National Bed Federation (NBF) advises everyone working in the bed industry to get on board with training as it showcases its portfolio of courses at the annual Bed Show (19-20 September) in Telford. The association has three innovative training courses available - Intro2Beds, the Sleep Sales Course and the…
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