Thomasville, NC -- Carolina Mattress Guild makes a wide variety of mattress sets at its facility in Thomasville.
The company invited WFMY News 2' Julie Luck for a tour.
Carolina Mattress Guild produces about 1,000 pieces a day. In fact, the company makes 80-different mattress sets, from start to finish. Not only are the mattresses made in the Triad, most of the materials also come from Piedmont companies. Vice president Kathy Grigg said, "We're very conscious of being eco-friendly. We're very conscious of buying from local suppliers."
The company employs 130 people. It started with only five employees when the company was founded in 1991.
Carolina Mattress Guild mattresses can be found in high end boutique hotels in California and New York. The company also ships to stores across the country and overseas to China and Greece.
For the company owners, knowing their mattresses are made with care and pride helps them rest easier. President Neal Grigg said , "Satisfaction, that's the best thing satisfaction. Being able to go home and feel good about what you're doing, the people you're employing. We've got alot of responsibility for these folks and we take it seriously.
Carolina Mattress Guild mattresses can be purchased at Rooms To Go locations in the Piedmont.