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Tempur Chooses New Pour Line Facility Location

Tempur Sealy expands U.S. manufacturing capacity with Indiana plant

Jun. 07, 2021 4:38 PM ETTempur Sealy International, Inc. (TPX)Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (TPX)By: Aakash Babu, SA News Editor

  • Tempur Sealy International (NYSE:TPX) announces that it has selected Crawfordsville, Indiana as the site for its previously-announced third domestic foam-pouring plant as part of its U.S. expansion plans.
  • The new state-of-the-art plant is expected to be the largest Tempur Sealy manufacturing facility in the world.
  • The construction on the 130-acre site is expected to begin in the third quarter of 2021. Construction will be funded from operating cash flow.
  • The first phase is planned for about 700K square feet, with the ability to double its capacity over time and to expand to a final size of ~1M square feet in the future.
  • Production is expected to begin in 2023, and Tempur Sealy plans to hire about 300 local employees to staff the facility.
  • “The facility will have the capabilities to manufacture a wide variety of bedding products and components for branded and non-branded operations, including Tempur-Pedic, Sealy, Stearns & Foster and OEM mattresses,” CEO Scott Thompson said.