Leggett & Platt Buy Tempur Sealy Production Facilities

A Carthage company has made a big purchase. Leggett and Platt has announced today that they've bought the innerspring component production facilities from Tempur Sealy International, the world's largest bedding provider, for $48-million. Leggett and Platt will become a long-term supplier for Tempur Sealy as a result, as Leggett and Platt will become the exclusive long-term supplier in the U.S. and Canada of wire-based innersprings for Tempur Sealy, and of boxsprings for Sealy.