Mattress Firm now open in Destin

Special to The Log

Mattress Firm, Inc., one of the nation’s largest specialty mattress retailers, opened its new 5,000 square foot store April 26 at 34751 Emerald Coast Parkway in Destin. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 12-6p.m. Sunday.

“We are thrilled to open a new location in Destin and look forward to offering our customers the same great shopping experience they have come to expect at our other locations throughout Florida,” said Steve Stagner, Mattress Firm’s chief executive officer. “Our goal is to make the experience of shopping for a new mattress as simple and rewarding a process as possible, and with our unparalleled selection and knowledgeable staff we will do just that.”

Mattress Firm, ranked #7 in Workplace Dynamics’ 2012 “National Top 150 Workplaces” Survey, is also looking to hire two or three sales associates and store management personnel for the new store. Experience is welcome, but not necessary. Mattress Firm encourages those interested to apply at

Mattress Firm features more than 55 different models of mattresses from top manufacturers such as Sealy, Serta and Simmons. Specialty mattress and bedding products incorporating the latest sleep technology are also on display, including pressure relieving mattresses from Tempur-Pedic.

The store design is centered around Mattress Firm’s “Comfort by Color” concept, which allows customers to easily move throughout the store to browse and compare the different styles and brands based on the comfort level of the mattress: Firm (Yellow), Plush (Orange), Pillow Top (Red), Contoured (Green) and Personalized (Blue).

The new store will also offer the company’s Happiness Guarantee, which covers the lowest price and excellent service. Mattress Firm stands behind their happiness guarantee and is committed to making sure their customers sleep happy.