February 2019: ReST Bed Review, the Bed of the Future?
Check out our latest review by J and J reviews. Watch the full video or read their review here. Hint, they agree, our smart bed is changing the way you sleep!
January 2019: ReST named #1 in Sleep Retailer Magazine (upcoming market guide)
ReST named #1 in Editor’s Picks in the upcoming Sleep Retailer Magazine market guide. Our new RISE diagnostic system was specifically mentioned and praised as the latest in comfort testing technology. “…Designed for easy in-store demonstration, the [RISE] system makes it easy for RSAs to match their customers to their ideal bed. RISE not only factors in the customer’s chosen comfort preferences and support needs, but actively adjusts in real time when they lay down on the bed – simulating different firmness and support levels…”
You can read the entire write up on their website on page 6.
January 2019: Responsive Surface Technology, an Atlanta-based smart bed and sleep tech company, has closed $3.2M of additional funding, plans West Midtown store
The funding was raised from two Invest Atlanta-affiliated programs, the Atlanta Advantage Loan Fund and New Markets Tax Credit financing. The capital will be used to expand the company’s marketing and research efforts, and help it open its first company-owned store in West Midtown. Read the full article here.
January 2019: Responsive Surface Technology, LLC announced the closing of $3.2 million of additional funding
As the company expands, ReST aims to maintain its position as a world-leading Smart Bed and sleep technology innovator. Read the full article here.
November 2018: Jill Thompson writes In-Depth ReST Bed Review
“ReST Bed’s smart technology should allow customers to customize comfort level and optimize pressure relief and support. Read the full article here.
Oct 2018: Sleepopolis writes about professional athletes teaming up with sleep brands, not for paid sponsorships but for quality sleep and improved performance
“Professional athletes are realizing sleep is not a tradeoff for working hard — sleep is just as, if not more important, than training…. Startups can’t pay [athletes] like Tom Brady what they’re used to…athletes signing with startups is a testament to the products they are building.” The article cites ReST’s partnership with crossfit star, Kari Pearce, as an example of one of these relationships. Read the full article here.
Oct 2018: Mansion Global (owned by Dow Jones) lists ReST Bed™ in “Guide to High Tech Beds”
The guide describes the ReST Bed as “the perfect bed for those who make the most of their waking hours.” It further states the “smart bed that will automatically adjust firmness as you slumber to ensure optimal support and comfort. And while this level of constant comfort is admirable, the ReST recognizes that each body and its needs—especially those of the physically active—are different and the intelligent bed also offers its users complete customization… allowing them to build the perfect bed for their body, because, like snowflakes, no two sleepers are exactly the same.” Read the full article here.
Oct 2018: HOM Furniture partners with ReST for new smart sales model using ReST Bed™
HOM ranks as one of the nation’s largest furniture retailers. By adding the ReST Bed™ to its product line in all 15 of its upper Midwest store locations, HOM will be offering the leading smart bed technology in the region. The unique technology within the ReST Bed™ allows sales associates to simulate varying feels and comfort levels, providing customers with confidence that they will purchase the ideal sleep solution for their personal needs. The ReST Bed’s™ patented fabric senses the sleeper’s unique shape and pressure profile – and then uses that data to ensure that the surface automatically responds to improve spinal alignment and head-to-toe support.
“We are very excited to display and offer The ReST Bed™, the ‘Smartest Smart Bed’ at each of our Sleep Express showrooms,” said Dan Murphy, Senior Buyer, Bedding at HOM Furniture. “We will now be able to offer a technologically advanced product which will adapt automatically to each sleeper for maximum comfort and weight disbursement.” Read the full press release here.
July 2018: ReST Bed™ listed as #1 in ‘Six Best Smart Mattresses’ list by Ideaing.com
Ideaing.com awarded the ReST Bed the best idea in their smart mattress category. They cover smart technology for the home, travel, entertainment and self categories, helping consumers understand how to ‘live smarter’.Their overview lists the ReST Bed as “incredibly comprehensive. If you’re looking for “the works” where a smart mattress is concerned, this would likely be your pick.” Read the full article here.
July 2018: ReST Bed™ makes top 2018 furniture edit by smart home curators The Ambient.
The Ambient, a site focused on technology for the latest smart home, lists the ReST Bed as the mattress of choice amongst multiple available IoT technologies. Alongside other products that made debuts at CES, the ReST Bed offers the ability to monitor your shape and pressure profile, automatically adjusting the firmness in real time as you sleep, so you’ll wake up feeling refreshed. The ReST Bed will come as a welcome addition to the bedroom for anyone who has trouble getting comfy at night or those prone to a touch of insomnia. Read the full article here.
July 2018: ReST Bed™ listed as #2 ‘Top 30 Most Innovative Mattress Companies’ by Online Mattress Review
Online Mattress Review writes about mattress businesses meeting the challenge of standing out from the crowd – flexing their creative muscles and demonstrating the ingenuity of their wares through state-of-the-art materials and groundbreaking technology. Even better, many of these improvements have been engineered to make the goal of a good night’s sleep all the more attainable – and that’s where this list comes in. Listed at #2 ReST Performance and the ReST Bed beat out behemoths Purple, Tempurpedic, and Kingsdown for innovation based on our real-time adjustments, fine-tune control, and individually tailored experience.
June 2018: US smart-bed player ReST and Hilding Anders announce strategic partnership by launching smart bed solution in Europe, Russia & Asia
ReST Responsive Surface Technology, LLC (“ReST”), the US-based provider of the most globally innovative smart bed solution, has entered into a strategic partnership with Hilding Anders, the leading bedding and mattress group in Europe, Russia and Asia. Hilding Anders presented a first demo version of the product at the Bico relaunch fair in Schänis, Switzerland, on Sunday June 24, 2018. Bico is the market leading bed brand in Switzerland. Along with the license agreement, Hilding Anders also gained a 25% stake in ReST, giving Hilding Anders its first footprint in the US mattress and bedding market. Rob Golden, Founder and CEO of ReST: “ReST is excited to partner with Hilding Anders to provide the most advanced smart bed technology to customers in major markets around the world. The need to advance sleep quality has never been greater and a smart bed that senses the sleeper and adjusts in real time is the best solution. ReST looks forward to creating the leading smart bed in the world with Hilding Anders.” Read the full press release here.
June 2018: ReST Bed™ listed as #1 ‘Sleep Tech That Gives Consumers the Beauty Sleep That They Deserve’
Beauty Matter writes about innovative sleep technology and how a tech-free bedroom will soon be a recommendation of the past. Writing about CES 2018 technology start-ups, Beauty Matters includes the ReST Bed as it enables consumers to adjust the mattress support according to their unique body needs. Read the full article here.
May 2018: PatienTech and its Affiliate, Responsive Surface Technology (ReST), Announces Growth Financing Agreement with Decathlon Capital Partners
PatienTech and its affiliate, Responsive Surface Technology (ReST), announced a seven-figure investment package from Decathlon Capital Partners. The new capital will be used to fuel growth of the company’s patented smart bed products and technology, launch new products and establish partnerships for additional distribution channels. Read the full press release here.
April 2018: Rating and Review of ReST Bed by Kamil Spark of Mattress Matchers
ReSTBed is a smart-bed made in the USA. It’s fitted with sensors that respond to you as you sleep adjusting the firmness and giving pressure relief for an amazing nights sleep. Read the full article here.
February 2018: Hammacher Schlemmer Introduces The Only Responsive Smart Bed
Continuing its 170-year history of offering the Best, the Only and the Unexpected, Hammacher Schlemmer introduces The Only Responsive Smart Bed, a bed that uses sleep technology to help alleviate back pain and other aches by monitoring your sleeping position and automatically responding with your desired amount of support. Read the full press release here.
February 2018: SleepTech: Technology That Comes to Bed With You
Check out what our General Manager and Sleep Expert, Lloyd Sommers had to say about Sleep Technology in an interview with L’Atelier BNP Paribas.
January 2018: Denver Mattress Company Expands Relationship with ReST
Denver Mattress Company (“Denver Mattress”) is pleased to announce that it has increased by fifty percent the number of stores selling the ReST Bed™ from sleep technology innovator, Responsive Surface Technology, LLC (“ReST”). Read the full press release here.
January 2018: Responsive Surface Technology, LLC Receives Funding Through Invest Atlanta Programs
“We are excited to have received additional funding through Invest Atlanta,” said Lloyd Sommers, General Manager of ReST. Read the full press release here.
2017 Press Coverage
December 2017:ReST Bed Offers Chronic Pain-Sufferers a Good Night’s Sleep
Sanvada write up on the ReST Bed and how it helps chronic pain-sufferers get a good night of sleep. Read the full article.
December 2017: ReST Bed included in The Future Of Things list of Weight-Loss Technology to Try in 2018
The Future of Things (TFOT) is dedicated to bringing unique and fun content on science, technology, and medicine to the general public. Read the full list of weight-loss technology to try in 2018!
October 2017: ReST tops Transformative Technology (TransTech) 200 Key Innovators List 2017
TransTech 200 is the annual list of the key innovators who are driving technology for mental and emotional wellbeing forward. The list is open to both individuals and organizations who are making significant contributions via Transformative Technology research, creation, and/or distribution. Read the full list here.
October 2017: SlumberWorld Partners with ReST at IRONMAN World Championship from October 10 – 13.
August 2017: ReST was featured on Ted and Stacy’s Mattress Guides’ review website scoring 4.5 stars. Read the Review: ReST Bed Review
August 2017: Denver Mattress Company Partners with ReST at IRONMAN Coeur d’Alene.
August 2017: ReST featured as one of the top insider tips on IRONMAN recovery from the multiple champion and exercise scientist, Matt Hanson.
August 2017: ReST’s Bryant Looper was interviewed on by Eric Holtzclaw on how to launch and grow a new product.
July 2017: ReST was featured on The Next Web, as the #1 technology for pain relief.
July 2017: ReST Partners with Pro Triathlete Ellie Salthouse.
July 2017: ReST was featured on the Barrosofit blog, as the Smart Bed That Adjusts Pressure While You Sleep.
July 2017: ReST was featured on Venture Beat, as one of the top three AI sleep technologies that will help you have a better night’s sleep.
July 2017: ReST partners with pro triathlete, Matt Hanson.
July 2017: ReST was featured on Credit.com and Yahoo Finance, as the number one solution to solve couple fights through shopping.
June 2017: ReST was featured on the TRX blog, as part of Kari Pearce’s weekly recover routine. Read the Article: Kari Pearce Shares Her Weekly Recovery Routine
June 2017: ReST partners with major league baseball player, Keon Broxton.
June 2017: Mattress Clarity, leading mattress review website, calls ReST Bed™ “One of the most technologically advanced mattresses ever created.”
June 2017: ReST featured in the Daily Burn’s article as one of the top 3 Athlete-Approved Mattresses for Better Sleep and Recovery.
June 2017: ReST featured as an innovation leader in the Consumer Technology Association’s (CTA) annual report that evaluates all 50 states on how innovation-friendly they are. CTA chose ReST (and only ReST!) to include in their Georgia blurb.
May 2017: Siri Lindley, two-time triathlon world champion and ReST Bed™ advocate, is scheduled to appear at Denver Mattress in Boulder, CO on Sunday June 4th, 2017 from 3pm-5pm. Read the Article: World Champion Triathlon Coach and Motivational Speaker Siri Lindley to Appear at Denver Mattress in Boulder CO
April 2017: ReST Bed™ is featured in The Box’s article on Kari Pearce as one of her top training tips and smart-mattress sleep partner. Read the Feature: How to Train Like Kari Pearce
April 2017: ReST Bed™ is featured in Men’s Fitness’ article “10 products that’ll turn your bedroom into a sleep palace” as the #1 mattress for athletes.
April 2017: Miranda Carfrae was featured on LAVA’s Serious Triathlon Podcast, highlighting the ReST Bed™ and it’s technology as a key part of her athletic performance.
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April 2017: “Sleep technology innovator, Responsive Surface Technology, LLC (“ReST”) has partnered with Olympian and multiple time Ironman Champion triathlete, Andy Potts. As part of his training and recovery, Andy sleeps on a ReST Bed™ which was designed to help athletes sleep better and recover faster.”
March 2017: ReST Bed™ is featured in Men’s Journal’s article “How to Blow Your Tax Refund” as one of the top gadgets to splurge on when your tax refund comes in this year.
March 2017: “Denver Mattress Company (“Denver Mattress”) is pleased to announce that it will now be selling the ReST Bed™ from sleep technology innovator, Responsive Surface Technology, LLC (“ReST”), in locations throughout the country.”
March 2017: “Sleep technology innovator, Responsive Surface Technology, LLC (ReST) has partnered with the “Fittest American Woman” CrossFit athlete, Kari Pearce. As part of her training and recovery, Kari sleeps on a ReST Bed™ which was designed to help athletes sleep better and recover faster.”
February 2017: ReST Bed™ is featured in Techlicious’ article “10 Best Trackers to Help You Sleep Better”, as one of the best technology products to help you get a better night’s sleep.
February 2017: “Sleep technology innovator Responsive Surface Technology (ReST), the creators of the ReST Bed™, has selected SMACK! Media to help plan and implement strategic marketing, media, public relations and athlete campaigns for 2017.”
2016 Press Coverage
December 2016: You’ve heard of smart phones and smart homes…but what about a smart bed?“ The ‘Design and Décor’ segment on Living 808 introduces you to what many people describe as the only true smart bed. It’s called ReST Bed™.” See the video here.
Sept 2016: “In the weeks leading up to the World Championship in Kona, my preparation focused very heavily on recovery through better sleep,” said Carfrae. “As part of this, Tim O’Donnell and I slept on a ReST Bed™.
Sept 2016: Comparison of ReST® “Smart Mattresses” to Those of Start-ups Such as Casper, Simba, and Eve
Sept 2016: BedTimes Magazine features ReST Bed™ in coverage of Las Vegas Furniture Market
“The cutting-edge ReST Bed™ gives each sleeper a custom fit and provides sleep data so you have the information you need to perform at your best.” Read the full story here
Aug 2016: ReST® Praised For Reinventing The Mattress Shopping Experience
“Designed to be the “ultimate smart bed,” the company’s high-tech mattress does not simply track and log movement, breathing and heart-rate—it provides tangible comfort and support solutions in real-time.” Read the full story here.
April 2016: High-tech ReST Bed™ Stresses Customization, Adaptability
“And now for the ReST® of the High Point bedding story, we turn to ReST®, a smart bedding producer who has joined the bedding scene here” as covered in Furniture Today” Read the full story here.
April 2016: How Home Automation is Changing the Way We Live
“The ReST Bed™ even adjusts through the night to give you better sleep” as covered in Website Magazine
March 2016: Looking for the Perfect Mattress? Try One You Can Customize
“For Real-Time Response: ReST Bed™” as covered in The Wall Street Journal
March 2016: Snooze control: how sleeping technology is taking over the bedroom
ReST Bed™’s “clever surface” as covered by Evening Standard
March 2016: Sleep Retailer Names ReST® to its 2016 “Companies to Watch” List
Feb 2016: ReST® Launches Beds with New Sense and Respond Technology
Check out a Sleep Geek video from ReST®’s Las Vegas Furniture Market showroom.