Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 14, 2013
When shopping for a new mattress, usually consumers want to know how similar brands compare an effort to determine which offers the best value features or their needs. The Sleepy Shopper, a bed blog, offers an ongoing Mattress Comparison Showdown column to provide answers.
The latest installment of the series, “Mattress Comparison Showdown: Tempurpedic vs Amerisleep”, contrasts two leading brands of memory foam that offer similar but different products. Tempurpedic is the biggest brand in traditional memory foam and one of the most recognizable mattress brands. Amerisleep is making a name for itself in industry as well, leading the plant-based memory foam sector.
The Sleepy Shopper aims to highlight the similarities and differences between both companies in the comparison, offering a neutral, information-based analysis. A brief introduction of each brand and their product offerings lead the article to provide background, after which the blog introduces a scorecard and detailed explanations.
Factors covered in the comparison are numerous and include: overall owner satisfaction, construction, responsiveness, pressure relief, longevity, quality, price, pain reduction, motion transfer, sleeping how, health, eco-friendliness, love-friendliness, availability, warranty, customer service, and the top seller of each brand.
For each aspect, both Amerisleep and Tempurpedic are scored and 5-point scale, corresponding to standard letter grades, A, B, C, D, and F. Following the simple chart, The Sleep Shopper goes into the details of how each rating was arrived at and offers more in-depth comparisons for readers who want more information.
Two of the most important scores to highlight from the article on Tempurpedic vs Amerisleep include owner satisfaction and overall grades. The website arrived at owner satisfaction scores by averaging the weighted scores of all reviews from both brands. Amerisleep received an “A” for an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars in 369 reviews while Tempurpedic received a “B” for an average of 3.6 stars out of 5 in 472 reviews.
The overall averages were computed by averaging the grades of all factors combined. The plant-based memory foam mattress line from Amerisleep earned an “A” and the traditional memory foam mattresses from Tempurpedic earned a “B” in The Sleepy Shoppers report, echoing consumer reviews. The biggest contrasts noted in the comparison’s conclusion involved price, response time and health variables. The website also offers comparisons of other brands and informational guides on mattress types for interested readers.
TheSleepyShopper.com offers insights and information for consumers, focusing exclusively on mattresses, pillows, bedding and sleep products. Utilizing an accessible, responsive blog format, the website aims to help educate consumers about their options and on making better buying decisions. From industry research, to product reviews, and general guides, the blog is a must-read for anyone in the market for a new mattress.